November 2012 Issue 255

  1 Crafting pathos with Dani Marti, UNA REY & FAYE NEILSON   Dani Marti,  and that’s it , 2011, video still, 31min:34sec; image courtesy the artist and Greenaway Art Gallery, Adelaide. Image courtesy the artist and Breenspace, Sydney

1 Crafting pathos with Dani Marti, UNA REY & FAYE NEILSON

Dani Marti, and that’s it, 2011, video still, 31min:34sec; image courtesy the artist and Greenaway Art Gallery, Adelaide. Image courtesy the artist and Breenspace, Sydney

  2 Dani Marti: Mariposa, carrie miller    Butterfly Man , 2012, video still, 4K UHDV, 19min. Image courtesy the artist and Breenspace, Sydney

2 Dani Marti: Mariposa, carrie miller

Butterfly Man, 2012, video still, 4K UHDV, 19min. Image courtesy the artist and Breenspace, Sydney

  3 Super 8 Deluxe, ANDREW FROST   Poster for the Sydney Super 8 Film Group’s 4th Super 8 Film Festival

3 Super 8 Deluxe, ANDREW FROST

Poster for the Sydney Super 8 Film Group’s 4th Super 8 Film Festival

  4 Lying Figure: Francis Bacon & the female nude, MACUSHLA ROBINSON   Francis Bacon,  Lying figure , 1969, oil on canvas, 198 x 147.5cm; Foundation Beyeler, Riehen/Basel; ©The Estate of Francis Bacon; DACS/Licensed by Viscopy; showing in  Francis Bacon: five decades , Art Gallery of NSW, Sydney, 17 November 2012 to 24 February 2013

4 Lying Figure: Francis Bacon & the female nude, MACUSHLA ROBINSON

Francis Bacon, Lying figure, 1969, oil on canvas, 198 x 147.5cm; Foundation Beyeler, Riehen/Basel; ©The Estate of Francis Bacon; DACS/Licensed by Viscopy; showing in Francis Bacon: five decades, Art Gallery of NSW, Sydney, 17 November 2012 to 24 February 2013

  5 Ken Whisson:  As if ,  JEREMY ECCLES   Ken Whisson,  From the Newspapers No. 6,  22/6/2003 to 10/8/2003, oil on linen, 110.5 x 120.5cm; private collection, Sydney. Image courtesy and © the artisT

5 Ken Whisson: As if, JEREMY ECCLES

Ken Whisson, From the Newspapers No. 6, 22/6/2003 to 10/8/2003, oil on linen, 110.5 x 120.5cm; private collection, Sydney. Image courtesy and © the artisT

  6 Anna Platten: a conundrum wrapped in an enigma, MARGOT OSBORNE   Anna Platten,  Ourselves as Zoe. A dream, a web, a puzzle , 2011, oil on linen, 186.0 x 166.7cm; Collection: Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide; Gift of Art Gallery of South Australia Foundation Collectors Club, 2011. Image courtesy and © the artist.

6 Anna Platten: a conundrum wrapped in an enigma, MARGOT OSBORNE

Anna Platten, Ourselves as Zoe. A dream, a web, a puzzle, 2011, oil on linen, 186.0 x 166.7cm; Collection: Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide; Gift of Art Gallery of South Australia Foundation Collectors Club, 2011. Image courtesy and © the artist.

  7 Locality & Mobility: Australia & South Korea tandem-style Natalie KING & ALEXI GLASS-KANTOR WITH EMILY CORMACK   Yeondoo Jung,  Evergreen Tower , 2001, C-type print, 30 x 45cm

7 Locality & Mobility: Australia & South Korea tandem-style Natalie KING & ALEXI GLASS-KANTOR WITH EMILY CORMACK

Yeondoo Jung, Evergreen Tower, 2001, C-type print, 30 x 45cm

  8 'Incheon, more than just an international airport', EN YOUNG AHN   Incheon Art Platform Director, Seungmi Lee (centre) with En Young Ahn (left) and the chief curator, Korean National Museum of Contemporary Art

8 'Incheon, more than just an international airport', EN YOUNG AHN

Incheon Art Platform Director, Seungmi Lee (centre) with En Young Ahn (left) and the chief curator, Korean National Museum of Contemporary Art

  9 The Artist is Absent: Reactivation: The 9th Shanghai Biennale, DAVID CORBET   Ryan Gander,  Arrows , 2012, (detail) mixed media installation

9 The Artist is Absent: Reactivation: The 9th Shanghai Biennale, DAVID CORBET

Ryan Gander, Arrows, 2012, (detail) mixed media installation

  10 Mini Graff: Macro moves MILLAN, PINTOS-LOPEZ   Mini Graff,  Big Con , Melbourne

10 Mini Graff: Macro moves MILLAN, PINTOS-LOPEZ

Mini Graff, Big Con, Melbourne

  11 Some words on Word of Mouth, SARAH RICE   Richard Whiteley,  Illuminate , 2010, cast glass and metal, 57.5 diameter x 17cm; image courtesy the artist; photo: Greg Piper

11 Some words on Word of Mouth, SARAH RICE

Richard Whiteley, Illuminate, 2010, cast glass and metal, 57.5 diameter x 17cm; image courtesy the artist; photo: Greg Piper

  12 Strange Encounters at Substation, Newport, STELLA GRAY   Heather B Swann,  Night’s Tongue , 2010, metal, plaster, resin, ink, boot polish; installation view,  Substation, Newport , 2012; image courtesy the artist and Karen Woodbury Gallery, Melbourne. Photo: Lucy Aulich

12 Strange Encounters at Substation, Newport, STELLA GRAY

Heather B Swann, Night’s Tongue, 2010, metal, plaster, resin, ink, boot polish; installation view, Substation, Newport, 2012; image courtesy the artist and Karen Woodbury Gallery, Melbourne. Photo: Lucy Aulich

  13 Good shot! Shane Cotton's Smoking Gun, PATRICK HUTCHINGS   Shane Cotton,  Smoking Gun , 2012, acrylic on canvas, 35.5 x 35.5cm. Image courtesy the artist and Anna Schwartz Gallery, Melbourne/Sydney

13 Good shot! Shane Cotton's Smoking Gun, PATRICK HUTCHINGS

Shane Cotton, Smoking Gun, 2012, acrylic on canvas, 35.5 x 35.5cm. Image courtesy the artist and Anna Schwartz Gallery, Melbourne/Sydney

  14 Artforce: NATSIAAs, ANKAAA & CIAF, MAURICE O'RIORDAN   Teho Ropeyarn,  Mandang ikamba , vinyl-cut print on paper; image courtesy the artist and MAGNT, Darwin. photo: Regis Martin

14 Artforce: NATSIAAs, ANKAAA & CIAF, MAURICE O'RIORDAN

Teho Ropeyarn, Mandang ikamba, vinyl-cut print on paper; image courtesy the artist and MAGNT, Darwin. photo: Regis Martin

  15 obituaries: Adam Cullen 1965-2012, ASHLEY CRAWFORD   Adam Knott,  Adam Cullen , 2011, digital photograph, 40.64 x 50.8cm; image courtesy the artist

15 obituaries: Adam Cullen 1965-2012, ASHLEY CRAWFORD

Adam Knott, Adam Cullen, 2011, digital photograph, 40.64 x 50.8cm; image courtesy the artist

  16 Virginia Kaise 1945-2012, ANTHONY CAMM   Virginia Kaiser,  Shapes in the Landscape , 2010, bulrushes and rattan; Muehlerbeckia and rattan; photo: Boris Hlavica

16 Virginia Kaise 1945-2012, ANTHONY CAMM

Virginia Kaiser, Shapes in the Landscape, 2010, bulrushes and rattan; Muehlerbeckia and rattan; photo: Boris Hlavica

  17 Flora Captured: Reproduction - Eucalyptus pyriformis, MELISSA WATTS    riformis , 1888, Plate 36 from  The Forest Flora of South Australia , Part 8, chromolithograph, 55 x 42.6 cm: Collection: Art Gallery of Ballarat; purchased with funds from the Hilton White Bequest, 2011   18 books: Marita Bullock, Memory of Fragments: Visualising Difference in Australian History, LOUISE MARTIN-CHEW

17 Flora Captured: Reproduction - Eucalyptus pyriformis, MELISSA WATTS

riformis, 1888, Plate 36 from The Forest Flora of South Australia, Part 8, chromolithograph, 55 x 42.6 cm: Collection: Art Gallery of Ballarat; purchased with funds from the Hilton White Bequest, 2011

18 books: Marita Bullock, Memory of Fragments: Visualising Difference in Australian History, LOUISE MARTIN-CHEW

  19 emfiles: Dan Lorrimer, VANESSA WRIGHT   Dan Lorrimer,  8748cm3 , 2009, steel, thermoformed plastic, 60 x 20 x 25cm; photo: Mitchell Brooks

19 emfiles: Dan Lorrimer, VANESSA WRIGHT

Dan Lorrimer, 8748cm3, 2009, steel, thermoformed plastic, 60 x 20 x 25cm; photo: Mitchell Brooks

  20 Zie Gong, MAURICE O'RIORDAN   Zie Gong,  Stairway to the Heart , 2012, digital print on archival paper; composite and detail images; image courtesy the artist

20 Zie Gong, MAURICE O'RIORDAN

Zie Gong, Stairway to the Heart, 2012, digital print on archival paper; composite and detail images; image courtesy the artist