Published 01 June 2019
State Library of NSW
Art Brut is that manner of making something whereby all of the individual is.
Written with David Wood. Explores the work of Tut Ludby who whittles wood in the small town of Strahan in Tasmania.
Published December 1992
Looks at the environment of Maria "Mad Mary" Hermann at her house in Leederville Western Australia.
Art institutions are beginning to welcome Outsiders in. But there seems to be a little uncertainty in the art world as to the specifics of the Other guest list: enterprises such as this Artlink special issue are a means of establishing the canon, of packaging the concept.
The popular understanding of the so-called 'insane' artist cannot be summarised better than in the schmaltzy lyrics of 'Vincent' written and sung by Don McLean in the 1970s. He plaintively chides those who misunderstood the living Van Gogh and charges them with the responsibility for his suicide.
Exhibition review Union Gallery
19 August - 4 September 1992
Book review Tivaevae: Portraits of Cook Island Quilting
By Lynnsay Rongokea
Photographs John Daley
Published Daphne Brussell Assocs Press Wellington New Zealand
Looks at the art market and the great beast of commercialism.
He was always delighted to be fighting with someone....
Outsider Artists in Australia? Of course. The phenomenon is universal.
Rediscovery: Australian Artists in Europe 1982-1992 Universal Expo Seville
Curator Jonathon Holmes
Exhibition review Being and Nothingness
Works by Bea Maddock
Queen Victoria Museum and Art Gallery