“Mini Monographs are books to treasure, celebrating Australia’s most captivating artists and featuring a collection of their best loved works.”
FRANCES MORRIS – DIRECTOR, TATE MODERN
The Mini Monographs series is a celebration of Australia’s most spellbinding female artists, featuring a selection of their most renowned works. The artists and works are selected with series editor Natalie King, curator and Enterprise Professor at the Victorian College of the Arts.
Nell’s magical objects and bold graphic style meld art, music and spiritual practice to explore what it means to be alive.
Nell is available now.
Front cover: Lightning Bolt, 2013. Neon, 50x17cm. Edition of 5 + AP 2. Courtesy of the artist and Roslyn Oxley9 Gallery, Sydney. Photo: Jessica Maurer. Design: Evi-O.Studio & Rosie Whelan. Series editor: Natalie King.
EMILY KAME KNGWARREYE
At the time of her death in September 1996, Emily Kame Kngwarreye was recognised as one of Australia’s foremost artists. In 2019, the Tate Gallery in London purchased her work, making hers the first piece of Australian Indigenous art to enter their collection.
Emily Kame Kngwarreye is available now.
Cover image: Untitled (Alhalkere), 1993. Acrylic on canvas, 120 x 89cm. Reproduced courtesy of Utopia Art Sydney. Design: Evi-O.Studio & Rosie Whelan. Design: Evi-O.Studio & Rosie Whelan. Series editor: Natalie King.
Flowers, daughters, the depths of despair – the beauty of Polixeni Papapetrou’s work lives on in this posthumous publication.
Polixeni Papapetrou is available now.
Front cover: Polixeni Papapetrou, Heart, 2016. Pigment ink print, 127.5 x 85 cm. Reproduced courtesy of the artist and Michael Reid Gallery, Sydney, and Jarvis Dooney Galerie, Berlin. Design: Evi-O.Studio & Rosie Whelan. Series editor: Natalie King.
DEL KATHRYN BARTON
Renowned for her vibrant, highly detailed works, Del Kathryn Barton is an acclaimed artist working across painting, drawing, film, textile and sculpture.
Del Kathryn Barton is available now.
Front cover: Del Kathryn Barton, Shiny girl, 2014. Acrylic on french linen, 83.5 x 68 cm. Design: Evi-O.Studio & Rosie Whelan. Series editor: Natalie King.
July 29, 2020