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Ben Quilty has worked across a range of media including drawing, photography, sculpture, installation and film. His works often respond to social and political events, from the current global refugee crisis to the complex social history of Australia; he is constantly critiquing no... read more

Ben Quilty 2010 - 2018
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Hans Heysen is one of the giants of Australian art who transformed the way we see the Australian landscape during the first two decades of Federation. Back from four years of study in Europe at the end of 1903, he achieved an astronomical success within twelve months of his return. Two majo... read more

Hans Heysen
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Take your drawing, doodling, or lettering to the next level and explore the incredibly diverse medium of fine-tip markers with this two-book set (an instruction book and corresponding workbook). Follow along as artist Sasha Prood teaches all the skills you'll... read more

Marker Workshop: Learn to Ink in 50 Experiments
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In the 18th and 19th centuries, the European world learned of amazing varieties of nature existing in Australasia; an apparent, infinite array of plants, birds, reptiles, mammals and insects. Scientific clubs and organisations grew, each publishing fulsome records, but... read more

John Gould: An Australian Perspective
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This book brings together the talents of two of the state's most distinguished artists. Charlotte Balfour's brush and Colin Thiele's pen combine to portray the unique beauty of this, a state of contrast and diversity. South Australia revisited is a personal tribute, in paintings ... read more

South Australia Revisited
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Celebrates the revival of weaving with works by influential and contemporary weavers from around the world - An inspiring book for lovers of textiles, interiors and design. Weaving is a centuries-old craft with a fascinating history, and one that continues to evo... read more

Weaving - Contemporary Makers on the Loom
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As a medium of documentation, social commentary, commercial marketing, artistic exploration, and self-expression over the last two centuries, photography has in many ways defined the way we view ourselves and the world aro... read more

A Chronology of Photography: A Cultural Timeline from Camera Obscura to Instagram
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In this new, ground-breaking work, "Woven Masterpieces of Sikh Heritage", Frank Ames' unique passion for the subject reveals the events and ideas that transpired within this Khalsa (Sikh Brotherhood) movement, transforming the Kashmir shawl to one of powerful ethnic proportions. During this era of Pun... read more

Woven Masterpieces of Sikh Heritage: The Stylistic Development of the Kashmir Shawl 1780-1839
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"My Monster Bubblewriter Book" is an activity book to inspire and encourage creativity with both words and drawing. It teaches children how to create cool hand lettering, using their imaginations to create crazy alphabets from monster inspired scripts to patchwork letters. There are loads of fun thing... read more

My Monster Bubblewriter Book
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A major new work from the world's leading writer on art Landscapes, the companion volume to John Berger's highly acclaimed Portraits, explores what art tells us about ourselves. "Berger's work is an invitation to reimagine; to see in different ways," writes Tom Overton in... read more

Landscapes - John Berger on Art
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Spiraling Ideas Friedensreich Hundertwasser, hero of fluid forms and ecology Vivid color, organic forms, and a loathing of straight lines were just a few stalwart characteristics in the unique practice of Friedensreich Hundertwasser (1928-2000). A non-conformist hero, the artist, archite... read more

Hundertwasser
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Like so many Australian women artists of her era, Hilda Rix Nicholas (1884-1961) has been rediscovered by contemporary art historians. For the first time, In Search of Beauty showcases her two sketchbooks held by the National Library of Australia. The child of a creative Melbourne household, Hilda was... read more

In Search of Beauty: Hilda Rix Nicholas's Sketchbook Art
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