Contemporary Australia Drawing #1 - Art Collector

12 June 2012 | A new survey of contemporary Australian drawing has been published, covering the work of 77 artists including Cressida Campbell, Ken Done, Mike Parr and Kathleen Petyarre.

Contemporary Australia Drawing #1
has been edited by the artist, writer and academic Janet McKenzie, who published a book on Australian drawing in 1986, and also includes writing by Christopher Heathcote and Irene Barberis, who commissioned the volume on behalf of the artist-led group Metasenta.

The book will be launched at Barberis’s Melbourne gallery Langford 120 at 2pm on 16 June 2012.

Contemporary Australia Drawing #1 is published by Palgrave Macmillan with Metasenta.

Jane O'Sullivan

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