New Nolan publications
Two new publications about the life and work of Sir Sidney Nolan are now available. Call in to the Sidney Nolan Trust to buy in person (cash or cheque only) or buy online from Hay Press: http://www.haypress.co.uk/also-available.html.
SIDNEY NOLAN: AN INTRODUCTION TO HIS LIFE AND LEGACY by Simon Mundy
Published by the Sidney Nolan Trust to celebrate the centenary of Nolan’s birth, Simon Mundy’s short biography introduces Nolan and the context of his life for the general reader and art lover. It explains the complexities of the man and the stature of his work - and describes the way his legacy is continued through the Sidney Nolan Trust a century after Nolan’s birth.
£12 + p&p
TRANSFERENCES: SIDNEY NOLAN IN BRITAIN
Rebecca Daniels, with contributions from Paula Dredge, Shaun Gladwell, Kate McMillan, Barry Pearce, Simon Pierse and Bill Shaffer
Published by the Sidney Nolan Trust and Pallant House Gallery, this fully-illustrated book includes new contributions from international scholars and contemporary artists. It explores Nolan’s critical reception in England; his diverse subject matter drawn from Australian history but fused with European myths, legends and poetry; his innovative set designs for ballet and opera; and his experimental use of materials and techniques, including computer generated collages created on the Quantel Paintbox. Through this extensive work, Nolan’s lifelong mission to be truly modern is revealed.
£19.95 + p&p