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Books

 



Hyper-Taiwan: Art • Design • Culture (2005)

260pp full colour, paperback
Publ. Art & Collection, Taiwan

Essays and photo texts on the rise of Taiwan as the first post-modern hyper-territory.



Luscious (2008)

Monograph

72 pp, full colour, hard cover and paperback editions
Publ. Lakeside NJ, USA

Includes all the paintings in the Luscious exhibition plus selected related works.
Essays by Anne Howell, Harry Zephyr, Edward Dore, Janet Henderson and Kurt Brereton.

 

greek myths book

A critically humorous collection of myths on contemporary Greek life.
Roland Barthes meets Woody Allen on holiday in Athens.

BIBLIOTHEQUE
includes interview (in Greek - Google English translation avail.)

FREE at www.lulu.com

 


The Coalcliff Days
(collective authors - 2011)

Anthology accompanying an exhibition showcasing the work of Australian poets and artists who gathered in a Coalcliff house north of Wollongong.
Founded by poets Ken Bolton and Sal Brereton (1979 - 82) and occupied by Alan Jefferies (1982 -1992)
Features the work of key poets and artists who gathered at Coalcliff including:

Micky Allan, Ken Bolton, Sal Brereton, Kurt Brereton, Barbara Brooks, Pam Brown, Erica Callan, Laurie Duggan, Denis Gallagher, Alan Jefferies, Rae Desmond Jones, Steve Kelen, Kate Richards, Leigh Stokes and Tom Thompson.

Includes memiors by Ken Bolton, Sal Brereton and Allan Jefferies.

330pp, A4, colour, 50 copies - collectors limited edition
Publ. JTP Aust. .

 


More is Plenty
(2011)

Covers the art career of Kurt Brereton from 1973 to 2011.

Spans photography, painting, sculpture, animation, film, performance, poetry and writing.
Includes biography and exhibition chronology.
Plus an interactive graphic artwork - handmade.
Publ. JTP Aust.

 




Rhizomes (2012)

Exhibition catalog of paintings and digital video animations held at Gallery Paquette, Boonton, 2012. Explores the concept of rhizomatic art production using the subject of mangroves and Pandanus Palms as metaphors. Both organisms are themselves rhizomes and serve as models for extended modes of production.

50pp colour, incl intro texts. Publ. Gallery Paquette NJ. USA


Rhizo-photography (2012)

Exhibition catalog of photo installation and digital video animations held at Compton Gallery, Boonton, 2012. Each image serves as a node that leads to other images around it in time and place. The captions to each photo become more narrative in scope as the reader moves through the book.

100pp colour, b/w, incl intro texts. Publ. Compton Gallery, NJ. USA

 

Shock of The Ordinary
Photographs 1975 – 2016
by Kurt Brereton

Collectors Deluxe Edition (revised)
Only 50 signed and numbered copies.
Published by Jellied Tongue Press

Cover for exhibition publication - launched Sunday August 5, 2012 • Compton Gallery, Boonton NJ USA
Published by Jellied Tongue Press
140mm x 140mm, 50pp, colour limited edition (50)

 

 

photobook
Exhibition catalog of photo installation and digital video animations.
Compton Gallery, NJ, July-August 2012. 100pp - edition of 50

 

photobook
Exhibition catalog of paintings and digital video animations.
Gallery Paquette, NJ, July-August 2012. 50pp - edition of 50

 



Two essays on contemporary art and pop culture.
167pp colour
Jellied Tongue Press