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REVIEWS

YARRA VALLEY

Tarrawarra Museum of Art

TarraWarra Biennial 2008: 

Lost & Found — An Archeology of the Present

(Left to Right) RICKY SWALLOW, One Nation Underground, 2007, courtesy the artist and Darren Knight Gallery, Sydney; 

Idol with Handle, 1997–2007, Fildes Hayman Collection.

On the ascent to the TarraWarra Museum of Art in Australia’s verdant Yarra Valley, Callum Morton placed a glowing light box sign that re-brands the museum as “Le Pine Funeral Services.” This cheeky intervention, In the Pines (2008), acknowledges the town’s local funeral parlor while unsettling our expectations of museums as…

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