2016 Archives - RECENT WORK PRESS

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“Transit has never been so pretty as with Niloofar Fanaiyan.”

Transit and its cousin travel are not, of course, solely physical experiences: Fanaiyan explores a range of their effects, giving pragmatic pre-departure advice in ‘Leaving’ (‘Remember to say goodbye / Hide the key’) while expressing a keenness to embrace less certain and more exciting realms. Her treatment of light and shade stands out, with shadows […]

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Review of ‘Sentences from the Archive’ by Jen Webb

A thoughtful review of Jen Webb’s Sentences from the Archive in TEXT journal. http://www.textjournal.com.au/april17/petrescu_rev.htm

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Incantations available from…

Subhash Jaireth’s latest book Incantations features a series of reflections and observations on the encounters with portraits largely found in the National Portrait Gallery. The book is not only available through recentworkpress.com but is now available through the bookstores at The National Portrait Gallery and The National Library of Australia. 

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