Published 01 June 2019
State Library of NSW
The Melbourne Festival and the Fourth Australian Sculpture Triennial reflections, projections, prognosis....
Exhibition review Nicole Page-Smith
Tony Oliver Gallery
Published December 1990
The Wall is down. The east is no longer red. Did we win? The Washington Post has called it the end of history, so something must be happening.
The last 10 years has seen a noticeable empowerment of the visual art institutions in Australia. As recently as the late seventies the Sydney Biennale still sometimes happened every three years. In 1980 the Adelaide Festival was as yet innocent of Artist's Week and the Adelaide Biennial.
A report from a week's visit to art schools, museums, galleries and artists' organisations in Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City October 1990.
Photographs of Fiona Hall's work The route you take... installation shot and details, aluminium soft drink cans
Contemporary Art Centre
Australian Centre for Photography
November - December 1990
Loggers can learn to love trees......
Book review Art and Architecture Thesaurus: Toni Peterson (director) New York: Oxford University Press
Published on behalf of the Getty Art History and Information program 1990
Set of three volumes
Exhibition review Zerospace
at the Experimental Art Foundation
Adelaide South Australia
Held Melbourne Royal Exhibition Building Melbourne 21- 24 June 1990, the success of the second Contemporary Art Fair surprised just about everyone.
How can one describe contemporary Soviet fine art? How is it connected with the heritage of the avant garde of the revolutionary years? How are they related to the urgent problems of international art?
The slide from film to video may perhaps one day be compared to the move away from the alexandrine and toward free verse poetry - out of this there emerged a reflection on the literary fate of language and the same is happening today for the image.
History of the trials and triumphs of Artlink over its first decade - a wonderful achievement for a small regional arts magazine.