Double Displacement: Rex Butler on Queensland Art, 1992-2016
19cm x 12cm. 216 pages. Purple wrappers, illustrated jacket.
“Rex Butler is one of Australias most significant critics. Double Displacement provides a comprehensive survey of Butlers texts on art from Queensland. Collecting pieces on major contemporary artists such as Gordon Bennett, Tracey Moffatt, and Richard Bell, as well as reflection on historical figures like Ian Fairweather, the volume also contains a series of extended reviews of key events such as the Asia Pacific Triennial in which Butler attempts to come to terms with what, if anything, defines contemporary art. Ranging from newspaper reviews to densely argued philosophical investigations, the texts collected in Double Displacement are essential reading for anyone interested in the last three decades of Australian art.” Edited by Helen Hughes and Francis Plagne.
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