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Author Todd, Geoff.

Title Looking north : the art of Geoff Todd, outsider, maverick & humanist / editors, Tim Lindsey and Toby Hines ; [contributors: Jacqueline Healey ... [and others]
Published Hawthorn East, Vic. : Zebu Press, 2004


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 W'BOOL  759.994 Todd Hin/Lnt  DUE 06-10-20
Description 155 pages : illustrations, (mostly color), portraits ; 32 cm
regular print
Summary "His strongly figurative work revolves around intimate, personal and often erotic connections with his subjects, while encompassing broader themes. Preoccupied by the nude, his bold and expressive art confronts difficult issues of national identity, Indigenous rights, sexuality, terrorism and war. Todd challenges colonial and eurocentric perspectives of Australia's place in Asia, painting the places he has lived: from Aboriginal communities of Australia's Northern Territory, Bali and Jave, and Vienna and Italy. More than anything else, his art explores the commonality of the human experience that links people across cultures."--BOOK JACKET
Notes ISBN prepublication record
Bibliography Bibliography: pages 150-151
Subject Todd, Geoff., 1950-
Todd, Geoff, 1950- -- Criticism and interpretation.
Todd, Geoff.
Todd, Geoffrey, 1950-
Aboriginal Australians in art.
Art, Australian -- 20th century.
Art, Australian -- 21st century.
Art, Australian -- Australia -- Northern Territory.
Artists -- Australia -- Biography.
Artists -- Australia -- 20th century -- Biography.
Artists -- Australia -- 20th century.
Artists -- Australia -- 21st century.
Artists -- Australia.
Artists, Aboriginal Australian -- 20th century -- Biography.
Figurative painting, Australian -- 20th century.
Figurative painting, Australian -- Indonesia.
Genre/Form Biographies.
Author Healey, Jacqueline
Hines, Toby.
Lindsey, Tim.
LC no. 2008272017
ISBN 0975677500
Other Titles Art of Geoff Todd, outsider, maverick and humanist