October 2011


Magazine

October 2011

Summit season

Water under the bridge

Fashion masterpiece

Theatre masterpiece

Ballet masterpiece

Video art masterpiece

Design masterpiece

Film masterpiece

Television masterpiece

Popular music masterpiece

Jazz masterpiece

Opera masterpiece

Fiction masterpiece

Poetry masterpiece

Fathers & sons

Queen of the night

Clean as you go

Bodying forth

Bowing to the bard

Line of appeal

Taking to the woods

Out of the bay

What happens next

The Nation Reviewed

The Book Show and Ramona Koval

To call up in oneself a feeling once experienced and, having called it up, to convey it by means of movements, lines, colours, sounds, images expressed in words, so that others experience the same feeling – in this consists the activity of art. – Leo Tolstoy, What is Art?  

Summit season

Julia Gillard, foreign policy and the summit season

The legend of Jandamarra

Theatre in the Kimberley

Garage alchemists

A dining experience at Hobart’s Garagistes


The Monthly Essays

Prescribing behaviour

The rush to diagnose ADHD

Water under the bridge

A guide to the Murray Darling Basin


Arts & Letters

Fashion masterpiece

Romance was born - ‘The Oracle’, 2011

Theatre masterpiece

Tom Wright & Benedict Andrews - ‘The War of the Roses’, 2009

Ballet masterpiece

Graeme Murphy - ‘Swan Lake’, 2002

Video art masterpiece

Shaun Gladwell - ‘Storm Sequence’, 2000

Performance art masterpiece

Mike Parr - ‘Close the Concentration Camps’, 2002

Visual art (three-dimensional) masterpiece

Hany Armanious & Mary Teague - ‘Lines of Communication’, 2010

Visual art (two-dimensional) masterpiece

Brian Blanchflower - ‘Canopy LI (Scelsi I–IV)’, 2001

Architecture masterpiece

Lindsay & Kerry Clare - ‘Gallery of Modern Art’, Queensland, 2006

Design masterpiece

Marc Newson - ‘Qantas A380 Economy Seat’, 2008

Film masterpiece

Rolf de Heer - ‘The Tracker’, 2002

Television masterpiece

Chris Lilley - ‘Summer Heights High’, 2007

Contemporary dance masterpiece

Tanja Liedtke - ‘construct’, 2007

Music theatre masterpiece

An Australian–Indonesian production - ‘The Theft of Sita’, 2000

Stand-up comedy masterpiece

Justin Hamilton - ‘Circular’, 2011

Popular music masterpiece

Sarah Blasko - ‘As Day Follows Night’, 2009

Classical music masterpiece

James Ledger - ‘Chronicles’, 2009

Jazz masterpiece

Ten Part Invention - ‘Unidentified Spaces’, 2001

Opera masterpiece

Neil Armfield - ‘Peter Grimes’, 2009

Fiction masterpiece

JM Coetzee - ‘Summertime’, 2009

Poetry masterpiece

Jennifer Maiden - ‘Friendly Fire’, 2005

Fathers & sons

Meeting Glenn Murcutt

Queen of the night

Meeting Meow Meow

Clean as you go

A correspondence with Clive James

Bodying forth

Alice Neel and Louise Bourgeois

Bowing to the bard

John Bell’s ‘On Shakespeare’

Line of appeal

Meeting Andrew Fraser

Taking to the woods

Daniel Nettheim’s ‘The Hunter’ and Anh Hung Tran’s ‘Norwegian Wood’

Out of the bay

Girls’s ‘Father, Son, Holy Ghost’

What happens next

Meeting Mary Finsterer



Noted

What’s in a face? Aspects of portrait photography Art Gallery of NSW - 24 September 2011 to 5 February 2012 By Sebastian Smee


Encounters

Robert Helpmann & Anna Pavlova

×
×