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Contemporary Australia : optimism / [contributing authors, John Birmingham ... [et al.] ; Queensland Art Gallery/Gallery of Modern Art, David Burnett ... [et al.]]
Bib ID 4401153
Format BookBook
Description South Brisbane, Qld. : Queensland Art Gallery, c2008 
279 p. : col. ill. ; 31 cm. 
ISBN 9781876509576
Summary

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.

Notes

"Published for 'Contemporary Australia: Optimism', organised by the Queensland Art Gallery and held at the Gallery of Modern Art, Brisbane, Australia, 15 November 2008-22 February 2009."--P. [4]

Includes bibliographical references and artist index.

Subjects Art, Australian -- Exhibitions.  |  Art, Modern -- 20th century -- Exhibitions.  |  Art, Modern -- 21st century -- Exhibitions.  |  Art - Artists.  |  Art - Exhibitions.  |  Social identity - Aboriginality.
Other authors/contributors Birmingham, John, 1964-  |  Burnett, David  |  Queensland Art Gallery  |  Gallery of Modern Art (Brisbane, Qld.)
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