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>> CONTENTS December-January 08-09 Issue No 322 www.artmonthly.co.uk

COVER James Rosenquist Mayor Daley1968

01 FEATURES Slave City Daniel Miller enters Joep van Lieshout’s nightmare vision of the future 05 Bread and Circuses Peter Scott on the mayor, the waterfalls and the art of neoliberalism 11 Knowledge as Spectacle Chris Townsend on art in the society of the secretariat

16 COMMENT

EDITORIAL

LETTERS

17 NEWS

ARTNOTES

22 REVIEWS

EXHIBITIONS 1968: Art and Politics in Chicago Francis Frascina 24 This is War / Gerda Taro / On the Subject of War Stewart Home 26 Beagles & Ramsay Dean Kenning 27 John Latham: Distress of a Dictionary Michael Hampton 28 Gilberto Zorio David Trigg 29 Nought to Sixty Michelle Cotton 31 Presque Rien II Colin Perry 32 Janet Cardiff & George Bures Miller: The House of BooksHasNoWindows Stephen Lee 33 Daria Martin Maria Walsh 34 Pierre Bismuth and Michel Gondry: The All-Seeing Eye (The Hardcore-Techno Version) Eliza Williams

35 Gerhard Richter: Paintings from Private Collections Rosie Lesso 37 BOOKS The Trials of Art Jaime Stapleton 38 Winter Reading David Barrett

40 REPORT Brighton Photo Biennial Clare Grafik

42 SALEROOMS London Colin Gleadell

45 ARTLAW Copyright Henry Lydiate

46 LISTINGS

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