Summer 2009 : Contents

spaces

Postcards

...from Auckland, Wellington, Christchurch, Dunedin, Sydney

Auction scene

John Perry reflects on recent seismic shocks


faces

Eye on the media

Josie McNaught has a sudden, shocking realisation

Studio
Sculptor Neil Dawson on the joys of going public

Profile
Richard Stratton's extravagant ceramic confections

London letter

How Matthew Collings survived art school

In Residence

Rarotonga inspires Andy Leleisi’uao’s new work

Dispatch

Ann Shelton visits Germany’s largest photo festival

Flying visit

Scott Chamberlin considers local ceramics

Opening shots



places

Sketches

News from the art front

Awards, prizes and residencies

Artists on a winning streak

Upcoming

Events and exhibitions to look forward to

Reviews


What's On





features

Salty spirit of adventure

Sue Gardiner's hot favourites for an exhibition of high-calibre works contemplating the ocean

A quiet song for the journey

Liz Caughey reflects on the smouldering intensity of J S Parker's quiet yet insistent paintings

To the island

Connells Bay Sculpture Park offers a wealth of great works by amazing artists. Robin Woodward reports

Mushroom clouds and mantras

Art News checks out why Queensland Art Gallery's flagship event APT 6 is not to be missed

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COVER:

Dick Frizzell, Car Crash, 2008, oil on linen. Courtesy of the artist and Gow Langsford Gallery