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REVIEWS

SYDNEY

Museum of Contemporary Art

Destiny Deacon

Walk And Don't Look Blak

Destiny DeaconLast Laughs, • 1995, Light jet print from Polaroid, •

Photo courtesy Mori Art Museum.

Destiny Deacon distinguishes herself as at the forefront of Aboriginal artists who deal with racial issues in a manner that tugs at the heart of the contemporary vernacular of racial prejudice. Her retrospective at the MCA, Sydney, assembled two decades of work, ranging from the purposely unpolished photography for which she is best known, to short films and installations.

Deacon’s signature idiom of"bad photography"…

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