Australia nuked

If one knits together three quotes about the three different artists an almost unified identity emerges; “…Armanious converts a leaf blower..” “…with cut-up texts shaped to mimic botanical forms like leaves….”  Leaf litter investigates the interrelationships between the natural world and the commercial world”.

John Kelly has had some strong words about Australia in Venice. His analysis of the Australia pavilion in this year’s Biennale loves the new building but not the intertwinings and omissions that go into Australia’s selection of artists over the last decade or so. The full article, which has attracted a large number of comments, almost all favourable, is here.