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Lying about the landscape / edited by Geoff Levitus
Bib ID 241152
Format BookBook
Description North Ryde, N.S.W. : Craftsman House, c1997 
120 p. : ill. ; 22 cm. 
ISBN 905704031X
Summary

Collection of essays reassessing the landscape tradition in Australian art ; Sylvia Kleinert reconsiders the landscape painting of Aboriginal artists including Albert Namatjira, Revel Cooper, Ronald Bull and Lin Onus.

Full contents
  • Introduction / Geoff Levitus
  • Incidents of the bush / Sue Rowley
  • Pictures of, painting as / Terry Smith
  • The ploughman's view / Tim Bonyhady
  • Landscape and identity in the 1980s / Pat Hoffie
  • Aboriginal landscapes / Sylvia Kleinert
  • Lying about the landscape / Gary Lee
  • Notes on 'value added' landscapes / Ian Burn
  • Present implications / Terry Smith.
 
Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Subjects Art, Modern -- 20th century.  |  Landscape painting -- 20th century.  |  Landscape in art.  |  Art, Australian -- 20th century.  |  Art criticism -- Australia.  |  Art - Subjects - Landscapes.  |  Art - Art motifs - Landscape.  |  Art - Painting.  |  Art - Theory and criticism.  |  Art - Crafts - Non-Indigenous.
Other authors/contributors Levitus, Geoff, 1951-

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