Alec Cobbe – Designs for Historic Interiors

Alec Cobbe (b.1945) established his reputation as a conservator of Old Master paintings, before specializing in the redecoration and rearrangement of historic interiors as homes for masterpieces. His impressive list of c...

Books of 2013

It was a strange year for fiction, 2013: so much promise; so many fine/established authors releasing new works; so many new voices vying for space. Did it live up to the hype? Not exactly. Australian writers did better t...

Printmaking Off the Beaten Track

Following on from his previous books Printmaking at the Edge and Critical Mass, Richard Noyce ventures once more beyond familiar centres of art production to explore printmaking off the beaten track. His journey covers t...

CLAN

Marking the twenty-fifth year of Bangarra Dance Theatre in 2014, a new lavish 176 page photographic book takes a look at one of Australia’s foremost dance companies that celebrates the past, present and future. Cla...

Michael Leunig – Holy Fool

Filled with his trademark poignancy, originality and arrow-to-the-heart wisdom, Holy Fool is a collection of more than 240 artworks by Australia’s most admired cartoonist, Michael Leunig. At the heart of Michael Le...

Christos Tsiolkas – Barracuda

Tender and brutal and blazingly brilliant, the new novel from the acclaimed author of the international bestseller The Slap takes an unflinching look at modern Australia – at our hopes and dreams, our friendships, ...

V&A Gallery of Fashion

Spanning four centuries, the V&A’s Fashion Collection is the most comprehensive in the world, housing unrivalled collections of dress, accessories, shoes and hats from the seventeenth century to the present day...

Hollywood Costume

This landmark book celebrates, for the very first time, the costume designer’s contribution to the telling of the cinematic story in 100 years of Hollywood. Now in paperback, this 320 page book featuring 450 colour...