CURRENT ISSUE

ON THE COVER

Sancintya Mohini Simpson, Kala Pani, 2018. Watercolour and gouache on handmade wasli paper, 88 x 63cm. Photo: Louis Lim. Courtesy: The artist.

UPFRONT

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With all due respect
Do we need an art world #metoo moment?

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Agenda
Collectors are taking their support of artists to the studio.

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Lifecycle of a collector
Navigating the wild world of artist copyright.

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Behind the scenes
What makes a gallery go the distance?

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In the works
Art History 101 for the discerning collector.

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Cultural capital
What’s it really like to be a VIP in the art world?

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Money sullies art
Is the art/commerce dichotomy a luxury of the privileged?

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Survey
Which art schools are turning out the best talent?

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Exhibition
A major Australian survey takes over Sydney’s three largest institutions.

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Fairest of them all
The local and international art fairs on our calendars.

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Next of kin
An unconventional approach at this year’s Auckland Art Fair gives collectors access to vetted talent.

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Not to be missed…
The must-see exhibitions this quarter.

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On the couch
Corbett and Yueji Lyon’s $14.5 million Housemuseum expansion.

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Inside the covers
A new publication reads like a who’s who of the Sydney art world.

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If I could have
Melbourne-based curator Sophia Cai presents the artwork on her wish list.

ARTISTS

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What now?
Our writers speak to two established artists about their recent work.

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What next?
We introduce the work of three artists for your radar.

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Critic’s choice
The artists who have recently captured ACE Open CEO Liz Nowell’s attention.

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Undiscovered
The unrepresented artists you should be paying attention to.

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A patient touch
Courtney Kidd on how Jude Rae has made her mark on Australian painting.

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The foreseeable future
Kylie Banyard is looking at the future with fresh eyes. Andrew Frost writes.

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When windows are worlds
Micheal Do explores the enigmatic compositions of painter Tom Polo.

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The male gaze
Jessica Clark looks at James Tylor’s recent works that place masculinity in centre frame.

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Beyond the looking glass
Angela Tiatia draws on an ancient myth to explore self-absorption today. Francis McWhannell reflects.

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Word play
Jane O’Sullivan on the whip-fast wit of Kenny Pittock.

COLLECTING

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Art Centre: It’s only natural
Buku-LarrŋgayMulka Art Centre is making magic.

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Dealer: Chalking it up
This ARI turned commercial gallery is no one-trick pony.

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Collector: The model millennial
Lindsay Clement-Meehan is a new breed of young collector.

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Previews
The notable commercial gallery exhibitions across Australia and New Zealand this quarter.

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One sentence reviews
Recent exhibitions reviewed by our writers in 30 words or less.

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Off the wall
Micheal Do on why we should remember Primavera 2018.