Looking at the Republic

Looking at the Republic

Vol 17 no 3, 1997


Visualising Australia in the lead up to the new Millennium and a possible Republic. How will Australia re-present itself to the region? Icons and logos of Australia, a new flag, sport and porn, art for a banana republic.


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Mimmo Rotella exhibition in Milan

NAVA - National Association for the Visual Arts

Melbourne Art Fair

Korean Artist Project

Bound and Unbound: Sovereign Acts - decolonising methodologies of the lived and spoken





Artitja Fine Art

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The Republican Rock: A Vexing Issue

Author: Mr Kurt Brereton, feature

Flags are vexing (vexillological) by nature. Explores the role of flags and the ways they have been subverted, with recent exhibitions recognising their irony and employing ideas that unpick the ideological rhetoric stitched into these symbols.



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