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>> CONTENTS June 2009

Issue No 327 www.artmonthly.co.uk

COVER Robert Barry, Douglas Huebler, Joseph Kosuth, Lawrence Weiner 1969

01 INTERVIEW

The Playmaker Seth Siegelaub interviewed by John Slyce

09 FEATURES

The Economy of Art Michael Corris asks which is worse: the lickspittle world of state-managed culture or the kick-ass world of the marketplace? 13 Wasted Effort

Marcus Verhagen on art that purposely misses the target

18 COMMENT

EDITORIAL

19 LETTERS 20 NEWS

ARTNOTES

24 REVIEWS

EXHIBITIONS Dematerialised: Jack Wendler Gallery 1971-1974 Martin Herbert 25 The Pictures Generation

1974-1984 Morgan Falconer 27 Katleen Vermeir &

Ronny Heiremans: The Good Life Stephen Lee Richard Hamilton: Toaster Deluxe Michael Bracewell 28 The Photographic Object

David Ryan 30 Falke Pisano

Colin Perry Louise Nevelson: Dawns and Dusks Cherry Smyth 32 Willie Doherty

Nicky Bird 33 Transmission Interrupted

Coline Milliard 34 Desiring Necessities

Sally O’Reilly

35 David Blandy: Crossroads

David Trigg 36 Mathew Hale:

Der Mond v Le Monde Larne Abse Gogarty 37 BOOKS

Salon to Biennial Teresa Gleadowe

38 REPORT

The Sharjah Biennial Kathy Battista

39 POLEMIC

Planet Finance Richard Grayson

41 ARTLAW

Online Resources Henry Lydiate

42 LISTINGS

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