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October 2016 Issue 292 NSW focus edition

  1 DISPATCHES: making modern; singapore transfer; finding a future for nas: ANDREW STEPHENS    Arrival , inaugural exhibition view, Sullivan+Strumpf Singapore, Gillman Barracks, June 2016, including work (from left): Tim Silver (multiple plinths), Hiromi Tango, Alex Seton, Sally Smart, Karen Black, Richard Lewer and Tony Clark; image courtesy Sullivan+Strumpf

1 DISPATCHES: making modern; singapore transfer; finding a future for nas: ANDREW STEPHENS

Arrival, inaugural exhibition view, Sullivan+Strumpf Singapore, Gillman Barracks, June 2016, including work (from left): Tim Silver (multiple plinths), Hiromi Tango, Alex Seton, Sally Smart, Karen Black, Richard Lewer and Tony Clark; image courtesy Sullivan+Strumpf

  2 On ‘Solid Ground’: Tony Albert,  Sydney    Pages from the 2016 publication  Alexandria Park Community School is on Gadigal Land ; courtesy the artist and Boccalatte, Sydney; photo: David Collins  Alexandria Park Community School is on Gadigal Land  will be launched on 12 November 2016 as part of the Black Arts Market at Carriageworks, Sydney.

2 On ‘Solid Ground’: Tony Albert, Sydney

Pages from the 2016 publication Alexandria Park Community School is on Gadigal Land; courtesy the artist and Boccalatte, Sydney; photo: David Collins Alexandria Park Community School is on Gadigal Land will be launched on 12 November 2016 as part of the Black Arts Market at Carriageworks, Sydney.

  3 Without censure: ‘Black White & Restive’ at Newcastle: Louise Martin-Chew,  Newcastle     Black White & Restive , exhibition view, Newcastle Art Gallery, 2016; image courtesy Newcastle Art Gallery

3 Without censure: ‘Black White & Restive’ at Newcastle: Louise Martin-Chew, Newcastle

Black White & Restive, exhibition view, Newcastle Art Gallery, 2016; image courtesy Newcastle Art Gallery

  4 Reframing emerging art: The 2016 NSW Visual Arts Fellowship (Emerging): Talia Linz, Alexie Glass-Kantor and Lola Pinder,  Sydney    Tully Arnot,  Meadow IRL , 2015, installation view; modified solar display stands, straws, light, motion; image courtesy the artist; photo: Tully Arnot

4 Reframing emerging art: The 2016 NSW Visual Arts Fellowship (Emerging): Talia Linz, Alexie Glass-Kantor and Lola Pinder, Sydney

Tully Arnot, Meadow IRL, 2015, installation view; modified solar display stands, straws, light, motion; image courtesy the artist; photo: Tully Arnot

  5 Trace, breath and touch: Katthy Cavaliere at Carriageworks: Andrew Frost,  Sydney    Katthy Cavaliere,  katthy’s room,  1998, installation view, Carriageworks, Sydney, 2016; image courtesy Carriageworks, Sydney; photo: Zan Wimberley

5 Trace, breath and touch: Katthy Cavaliere at Carriageworks: Andrew Frost, Sydney

Katthy Cavaliere, katthy’s room, 1998, installation view, Carriageworks, Sydney, 2016; image courtesy Carriageworks, Sydney; photo: Zan Wimberley

  6 Wittily subversive: Stephen Bird’s ‘Bastard Son of Royal Doulton’: Julia Jones,  Sydney    Stephen Bird,  Dundee I love you but you’re bringing me down , 1992, oil on cardboard, tin and perspex, 55.5 x 84 x 10cm; image courtesy the artist, Gould Galleries, Melbourne, and Olsen Irwin, Sydney

6 Wittily subversive: Stephen Bird’s ‘Bastard Son of Royal Doulton’: Julia Jones, Sydney

Stephen Bird, Dundee I love you but you’re bringing me down, 1992, oil on cardboard, tin and perspex, 55.5 x 84 x 10cm; image courtesy the artist, Gould Galleries, Melbourne, and Olsen Irwin, Sydney

  7 From manner to materiality: Sculpture in the Hunter: Jill Stowell,  Maitland    Braddon Snape sculptures from left:  Single fold propped,  2016, welded, inflated and powder-coated steel, 180 x 60 x 40cm;  Three chamber plop,  2016, welded, inflated and powder-coated steel, 63 x 60 x 40cm;  Performed two chamber plop, MAKEit MADEit 2016,  2016, welded, inflated and powder-coated steel, 81 x 66 x 60cm; image courtesy the artist and Maitland Regional Gallery

7 From manner to materiality: Sculpture in the Hunter: Jill Stowell, Maitland

Braddon Snape sculptures from left: Single fold propped, 2016, welded, inflated and powder-coated steel, 180 x 60 x 40cm; Three chamber plop, 2016, welded, inflated and powder-coated steel, 63 x 60 x 40cm; Performed two chamber plop, MAKEit MADEit 2016, 2016, welded, inflated and powder-coated steel, 81 x 66 x 60cm; image courtesy the artist and Maitland Regional Gallery

  8 Anne Graham: Gathering: Simeon Kronenberg,  Blue Mountains    Anne Graham,  Eugenia and Atom,  2014, photograph and dog hair felted; image courtesy the artist and Kronenberg Wright Artists Projects, Sydney

8 Anne Graham: Gathering: Simeon Kronenberg, Blue Mountains

Anne Graham, Eugenia and Atom, 2014, photograph and dog hair felted; image courtesy the artist and Kronenberg Wright Artists Projects, Sydney

  9 Mountain mapping: Tony Bond,  Blue Mountains     MAPSPACE,  exhibition view, Blue Mountains Cultural Centre (BMCC), Katoomba, 2016, with the work of (from left): Anne Graham, Claire Healy and Sean Cordeiro, and Sarah Keighery; image courtesy BMCC, Katoomba; photo: Silversalt Photography

9 Mountain mapping: Tony Bond, Blue Mountains

MAPSPACE, exhibition view, Blue Mountains Cultural Centre (BMCC), Katoomba, 2016, with the work of (from left): Anne Graham, Claire Healy and Sean Cordeiro, and Sarah Keighery; image courtesy BMCC, Katoomba; photo: Silversalt Photography

  10 Diversionary tactics: Mike Parr at the NGA: Bree Richards,  Canberra    Mike Parr,  Information Centre,  2016, install view as part of ‘Mike Parr: Foreign Looking’, National Gallery of Australia (NGA), Canberra, 2016; image courtesy the artist and NGA, Canberra; photo: Lisa Mattiazzi

10 Diversionary tactics: Mike Parr at the NGA: Bree Richards, Canberra

Mike Parr, Information Centre, 2016, install view as part of ‘Mike Parr: Foreign Looking’, National Gallery of Australia (NGA), Canberra, 2016; image courtesy the artist and NGA, Canberra; photo: Lisa Mattiazzi

  11 Parr’s penance: ‘Asylum’ at Willow Court: Lucy Hawthorne,  New Norfolk    Mike Parr,  Asylum [Entry by Mirror Only],  exhibition view, Willow Court, New Norfolk, June 2016; image courtesy MONA, Hobart; photo: MONA/ReÅLmi Chauvin

11 Parr’s penance: ‘Asylum’ at Willow Court: Lucy Hawthorne, New Norfolk

Mike Parr, Asylum [Entry by Mirror Only], exhibition view, Willow Court, New Norfolk, June 2016; image courtesy MONA, Hobart; photo: MONA/ReÅLmi Chauvin

  12 Blow, winds, and crack your cheeks!: ‘Tempest’ at TMAG: Craig Judd,  Hobart     Tempest,  exhibition view, stairwell intervention, Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery (TMAG), Hobart, 2016; image courtesy TMAG, Hobart; photo: James Spencer

12 Blow, winds, and crack your cheeks!: ‘Tempest’ at TMAG: Craig Judd, Hobart

Tempest, exhibition view, stairwell intervention, Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery (TMAG), Hobart, 2016; image courtesy TMAG, Hobart; photo: James Spencer

  13 Actions and reflections: ‘Space to Dream: Recent Art from South America’: Toni Ross,  Auckland    Lygia Clark,  O eu e o tu (The I and the you),  1967/2016, installation view, Auckland Art Gallery, 2016; industrial rubber, foam, fabric, vinyl, acrylon, zipper, plastic brush, horsehair, plastic, 170 x 68 x 8cm (each); The World of Lygia Clark Cultural Association, Rio de Janeiro; image courtesy Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki

13 Actions and reflections: ‘Space to Dream: Recent Art from South America’: Toni Ross, Auckland

Lygia Clark, O eu e o tu (The I and the you), 1967/2016, installation view, Auckland Art Gallery, 2016; industrial rubber, foam, fabric, vinyl, acrylon, zipper, plastic brush, horsehair, plastic, 170 x 68 x 8cm (each); The World of Lygia Clark Cultural Association, Rio de Janeiro; image courtesy Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki

  14 Alicia Frankovich and Tehching Hsieh: Well-matched in Brooklyn: Macushla Robinson,  New York    Alicia Frankovich,  Bisons , 2010– , performance documentation; performance piece by Alicia Frankovich performed with Tehching Hsieh, International Studio & Curatorial Program, New York, 26 July 2016; image courtesy the artist

14 Alicia Frankovich and Tehching Hsieh: Well-matched in Brooklyn: Macushla Robinson, New York

Alicia Frankovich, Bisons, 2010– , performance documentation; performance piece by Alicia Frankovich performed with Tehching Hsieh, International Studio & Curatorial Program, New York, 26 July 2016; image courtesy the artist

  15 An antipodean view of ‘Conceptual Art in Britain 1964–1979’: Ann Stephen,  London    Keith Arnatt,  Art as an Act of Retraction,  1971, detail; Tate, London, transferred from Tate Archive, 2010; image courtesy Tate, London; ˝ Keith Arnatt Estate / DACS, London

15 An antipodean view of ‘Conceptual Art in Britain 1964–1979’: Ann Stephen, London

Keith Arnatt, Art as an Act of Retraction, 1971, detail; Tate, London, transferred from Tate Archive, 2010; image courtesy Tate, London; ˝ Keith Arnatt Estate / DACS, London

  16 An unsettling ambivalence: Matthew Ngui’s ‘Every Point of View’: John Mateer,  Perth    Matthew Ngui,  Swimming; at least 8 points of view,  2007, installation view, Fremantle Arts Centre, 2016; four-channel digital video, sound, 10:10 mins duration; Queensland Art Gallery / Gallery of Modern Art, Brisbane

16 An unsettling ambivalence: Matthew Ngui’s ‘Every Point of View’: John Mateer, Perth

Matthew Ngui, Swimming; at least 8 points of view, 2007, installation view, Fremantle Arts Centre, 2016; four-channel digital video, sound, 10:10 mins duration; Queensland Art Gallery / Gallery of Modern Art, Brisbane