Paris Lettau
The Museological Consciousness

Lyon Housemuseum Galleries

217-219 Cotham Road, Kew


7 David Street, Carlton

By Paris Lettau

In recent years, a new subculture has surfaced in Australian art. It lacks any aspiration to be recognised by mainstream public art institutions and has formed a self-conscious avant-garde with "arm's-length" distance (sometimes literally) from major museums like Tony Ellwood's National Gallery of Victoria. The latest expression of this subculture is the freshly minted $15.8 million Lyon Ho...