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Pictura Britannica : art from Britain / [curator: Bernice Murphy]. (1997)

Authors: Murphy, Bernice., Wellington City Art Gallery (Wellington, N.Z.), Art Gallery of South Australia, Museum of Contemporary Art (Sydney, N.S.W.)
Publisher:Sydney : Museum of Contemporary Art,
Uniqueness:
  • There are 22 copies of this book in other libraries
  • and 21 copies of this specific edition.
Subjects:
Content Types:
  • text
Carrier Types:
  • volume
Physical Description:
  • 238 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 30 cm.
Summary:
  • Released to coincide with an exhibition of the same name, this book explores the work of a younger generation of British artists, along with that of two older artists whose influence on British art has been overlooked. Many of the featured works raise important issues about aspects of British culture, society and politics.
Contents:
  • Fiona Banner
  • Jordan Baseman
  • Richard Billingham
  • Christine Borland
  • David Cheeseman
  • Mat Collishaw
  • Critical Decor
  • Neil Cummings
  • Judith Dean
  • Willie Doherty
  • Rotimi Fani-Kayode
  • Ceal Floyer
  • John Frankland
  • Anya Gallaccio
  • Rachel Glynne
  • Douglas Gordon
  • Paul Graham
  • Richard Hamilton
  • Damien Hirst
  • Nicky Hoberman
  • Louise Hopkins
  • Bethan Huws
  • Permindar Kaur
  • Joan Key
  • Tania Kovats
  • John Latham
  • Lucia Nogueria
  • Chris Ofili
  • Jonathan Parsons
  • Richard Patterson
  • Gary Perkins
  • Vong Phaophanit
  • Yinka Shonibare
  • Georgina Starr
  • John Stezaker
  • Kerry Stewart
  • Maud Sulter
  • Sam Taylor-Wood
  • Mark Wallinger
  • Gillian Wearing
  • Rachel Whiteread
  • Andrea Wilkinson
  • Jane &‚Äč Louise Wilson
  • Hermione Wiltshire
  • Richard Wright
  • Catherine Yass.
  • More...
  • More...
Notes:
  • Catalogue of an exhibition held at the Museum of Contemporary Art, Sydney, 22 Aug.-1 Feb. 1997; Art Gallery of South Australia, 19 Dec. 1997-1 Feb. 1998; City Gallery, Wellington, New Zealand, 27 Feb.-26 April 1998.
  • Includes bibliographical notes.
  • Also issued online.
Other Form:
  • Online version Pictura Britannica. Sydney : Museum of Contemporary Art, [1997]
Language:
  • English
ISBN:
  • 1875632530 :
Dewey Number:
  • 709.42074
Libraries Australia ID:
  • 13354385
  • 13354385
Contributed by:
  • Libraries Australia

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