Binocular : focusing, material, histories / Exquisite Mechanism of Shivers edited by Ewen McDonald and Juliana Engberg. - [175] pages : illustrations (some color) ; 23 cm. + 1 sound disc (4 3/4 in.)

Includes limited edition compact disc sponsored by Ernst and Young, the sound track from The Exquisite Mechanism of Shivers by Bill Seaman.

Includes bibliographical references.

Spectacles: Introducing Material Histories / Material matters: The Landscapes of Rosalie Gascoigne / Eating the Balut: The Immaterial and the Material in the Philippines / Wonder Villa: The Frame... The Obscene The Art of Juan Davila / A Pure Language of Heresy: The Art of Narelle Jubelin / The Ecstasy of the Open Text: A Reading of Bill Seaman's The Exquisite Mechanism of Shivers / Value Added' Lanscapes / O Taiti Nevermore) / Five Pages / Catalogue / Panta Rhei / Yarns / Tony Termbath's Electrical Museum and Other Circuitries / Time Signatures or Haim Steinbach's Still Life -- Trevor Smith -- Rematerialisation: The Work of Rosemarie Trockel and Kathy Temin / The Official Autobiogrpahy of Music as Told to Me / Ewen McDonald -- Harriet Edquist -- Pat Hoffie -- Eloise Lindsay -- Elizabeth Gertsakis -- Fay Brauer -- Ian Burn -- Fiona MacDonald -- Kate Daw -- Mutlu Çerkez -- Fred Wilson -- Mike Kelley -- Margaret Plant -- Natalie King -- Virginia Trioli.


Artists, Australian.
Art, Modern--Themes, motives.--20th century
Avant-garde (Aesthetics)