The Audience is a photographic project that took place in ninety-four gallery spaces in Melbourne between 2013 and 2016. Members of the local art community were invited to attend a photo-shoot and were instructed to imagine viewing a performance art event. Drawing on the visual language of 1970s performance art documentation, the work constructs a photographic archive of audiences at that time. The entire series of 445 photographs was exhibited in 2017 at the National Gallery of Victoria.

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Information about the "Audience" book.

Ross Coulter, "Audience", self-published, Melbourne, 2017

Recommend retail price is $150. This includes the two volumes, insert and the books come in a printed calico tote bag.

Vol.1: 320 pages and foldout. ISBN 978-0-6480057-0-4
Vol.2: 328 pages and foldout. ISBN 978-0-6480057-1-1
Insert. 8 pages. ISBN 978-0-6480057-2-8

Print run: 500, with 25 including a limited edition, numbered print, (this limited edition has sold out).
Hard back, grey cloth cover stamped with black foils on the front, back and spine.
Printed on 157gsm Snow Eagle Matt Art Paper, with sewn sections.
Height 22cm, width 26cm, depth 3cm.
Print production: Imago Australia.   

Printed in China.

For direct sales send me an email: coultercoulter@hotmail.com

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