April 2015 Issue 278

1 Straddling the spectrum: Rebecca Baumann and Brendan van Hek’s ‘colour restraint’, Andrew Purvis

Rebecca Baumann, Once More With Feeling, 2014, installation view, Trivision billboard, plexiglas, ETC Source Four, 330 x 430cm; image courtesy the artist; photo: Sam Harnettmore

2 Speculations on site: ‘spaced 2: future recall’, Laetitia Wilson

Archana Hande, The Golden Feral Trail, 2014, digital print on archival paper; commissioned for ‘spaced 2: future recall’; image courtesy the artist

3 Uprooted: Fred Williams’s Stump I at the Art Gallery of Western Australia, Justin Paton

Archana Hande, The Golden Feral Trail, 2014, digital print on archival paper; commissioned for ‘spaced 2: future recall’; image courtesy the artist

4 Lover, fighter, Robert Cook

Abdul-Rahman Abdullah, Al Falaq, 2013, tinted resin, 75 x 45 x 42cm; image courtesy the artist and Dianne Tanzer Gallery + Projects, Melbourne

5 Constituting community: ‘do it (adelaide)’, Jenna McKenzie

Yoko Ono, Wish Piece, 1996, enacted by Jessie Lumb, 2015, for ‘do it (Adelaide)’; image courtesy Samstag Museum of Art, Adelaide; photo: Lara Merrington

6 Art is not a verb, Donald Brook

Minoru Hirata, Hi Red Center’s Street Cleaning Event (Be Clean! And Campaign to Promote Cleanliness and Order in the Metropolitan Area), 1964, image courtesy Taka Ishii Gallery, Tokyo; © Minoru Hirata

7 Hovering on the edge of catastrophe: Rosemary Laing’s ‘weathering’, Gretchen Shirm

Rosemary Laing, weather #3, 2006, type-C photograph, 110 x 166cm (image size), edition 6/8, private collection, Melbourne

8 The butterfly effect: Ken + Julia Yonetani’s ‘Another dream (Un autre rêve)’, Gabriella Coslovich

ken + Julia Yonetani, Grape Chandelier, 2011, installation detail, Abbaye de Maubuisson, Saint-Ouen-l’Aumône; Murray River salt, metal, 200 x 150cm (diameter); photo: Catherine Brossais; © Conseil général du Val d’Oise

9 Shifting meaning and memory: Tony Albert in conversation, Ivan Muñiz Reed

tony Albert, Thou didst let fall, 2014, detail view, assemblage made of reworked objects, fabric and twine, 161 x 550 x 11cm (dimensions variable); image courtesy the artist and Sullivan+Strumpf, Sydney

10 Honouring service and sacrifice: Yininmadyemi – Thou didst let fall, Gary Oakley

Eddie Albert; image courtesy of the artist

11 Jennifer Phipps: 1944–2014, Paul Fox

robert Rooney, Jennifer Phipps, July 1978, image courtesy the artist, Darren Knight Gallery, Sydney, and Tolarno Galleries, Melbourne