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Contemporary Australia : optimism

Author: John Birmingham; Gallery of Modern Art (Brisbane, Qld.); Queensland Art Gallery.
Publisher: South Brisbane, Qld. : Queensland Art Gallery, ©2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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More than 60 contemporary Australian artists feature in this publication; the first in a major new national triennial series of thematic Australian art exhibitions. It explores the rich and complex territory of the possible in Australian life and culture.
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Genre/Form: Exhibition catalogs
Exhibitions
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: John Birmingham; Gallery of Modern Art (Brisbane, Qld.); Queensland Art Gallery.
ISBN: 9781876509576 1876509570
OCLC Number: 271866667
Notes: Catalog of an exhibition organized by the Queensland Art Gallery and held at the Gallery of Modern Art, Brisbane, Nov. 15, 2008-Feb. 22, 2009.
Description: 279 pages : color illustrations ; 31 cm
Contents: Introducing 'Optimism' / Julie Ewington --
Shall we dance? / Lynne Seear --
The bright side of ife / John Birmingham --
A symphony in the suburbs / Elissa Down --
Cultivating our garden / Melissa Lucashenko.
Other Titles: Optimism
Responsibility: [contributing authors, John Birmingham [and others]].

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More than 60 contemporary Australian artists feature in this publication; the first in a major new national triennial series of thematic Australian art exhibitions. It explores the rich and complex territory of the possible in Australian life and culture.

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