Issue 18 - Art Collector

October-December 2001
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Smart art
Fine art for under $2,000? Our suggestions on who, what, where and why:
Bronwyn Rennex, Stephen Tarr, Heather B Swann, Lisa Walker, Scott Redford, Catherine Brown, Clinton Nain, Tony Coleing, Fiona Omeenyo.

Patricia Piccinini’s perfect planet
Michael Hutak interviews this Melbourne artist who likes to play god.

Collector’s dossier: James Gleeson
Andrew Frost on the surrealist achiever.

Bruce James introduces artist Cathy Blanchflower.

News & Features

Auctioneer: Sotheby’s premium
Justin Miller – the brains behind Sotheby’s Australia. Profile by Andrew Frost.

Collectors: A tapestry of red tape
A Sydney couple with plans to build a museum of art in their backyard. Joanna Mendelssohn reports.

Patron: For art not money
Reg Richardson – Sydney’s answer to the Medicis? Interview by Andrew Frost.

Paper Cuts
Works on paper require looking after – Elizabeth Sarks tells you how.

Colonial Phoenix
Joan Kerr questions colonial art, its definitions and market.
Performance anxiety
Performance art: Carrie Lumby collects the uncollectable.

The age of Heide
Intensely compassionate and wildly into the arts, John and Sunday Reed’s patronage produced many a brilliant career. Story by Janine Burke.

No contempt for contemporaries
Just how much have contemporary art auctions affected young artists and commercial galleries? Terry Ingram reports.