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The Artist Dances

Mike Parr In the Philippines

David Bromfield

MIKE PARR, Daybreak, 1995. Photograph Neal Oshima.

From the beginning the project of bringing the Sydney artist Mike Parr and his work to several locations in Asia was no more than a good idea with little chance of success. Parr's national and international career had done little to endear him to officialdom. He was and is 'dangerous' for those who want a smooth running event with a predictable diplomatic outcome. For every person in Australia who is familiar with the magisterial development of Mikeā€¦

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