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Capital and Country

Miriam Kelly
Capital and Country celebrates the art of the newly-federated Australia alongside the work of Australians working in Europe during these formative years of the new century. The forty six works in Capital and Country range from sunlit pastoral scenes that convey the nation's enthusiastic and patriotic embrace of their own landscape to sophisticated portraits and figure paintings conceived in the bohemian enclaves of Paris and London. Here, well-known and loved paintings from the...

Collection Highlights

edited by Ron Radford
Collection highlights is an essential book for any art lover’s library. Completely redesigned, updated and expanded, with magnificent illustrations of over 300 works, it is a concise and accessible introduction to the nation’s largest visual arts collection, held by the National Gallery of Australia in Canberra. With engaging texts written by Australia’s leading curators, the publication includes masterworks from the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander art, Pacific art, Asian art and...

Culture Warriors

Brenda L. Croft, Deborah Clark, Susan Jenkins
Presenting the work of thirty artists from each Australian state and territory, the inaugural National Indigenous Art Triennial demonstrates the incredible range of contemporary Indigenous art practice. The works included were created during the past three years in a variety of media, including painting on bark and canvas, sculpture, textiles, weaving, new media, photomedia, printmaking, and installation. This substantial book provides an ongoing...