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>> CONTENTS September 2009

Issue No 329 www.artmonthly.co.uk

COVER Stefan Brüggemann Conceptual Decoration 2009 detail

01 FEATURES

Inside Out Dave Beech on the Fall of Public Art 05 The Future of Futurism

Christopher Townsend

12 COMMENT

EDITORIAL LETTERS

13 NEWS

ARTNOTES 17 OBITUARIES

18 REVIEWS

EXHIBITIONS PLOT09: This World & Nearer Ones Spencer Finch Kathy Battista 19 Boule to Braid

Mark Prince 20 EASTinternational

Martin Herbert 22 The Agency of Words

David Briers 23 Collage

London/New York Marcus Verhagen 24 Quiet Revolution

Pryle Behrman 25 United Technologies

Chris Clarke 27 Marina Abramovic



Presents… Bob Dickinson 28 Source Codes

Sarah James 29 State of the Art:

New York David Trigg 30 New York Round-up

Michael Wilson 32 ARTISTS’ BOOKS

FILE Sally O’Reilly

33 BOOKS

The Practice of Public Art Paul Usherwood 34 FILM

Beatrice Gibson and Alex Waterman Maria Fusco

35 REPORT

Institute Andrew Stooke

36 SALEROOMS

Less is More Colin Gleadell

38 LISTINGS

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