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Drawing in the Present Tense

$40.00 NZD $80.00 NZD

A richly illustrated, up-to-the-minute overview of new approaches in drawing, set in the context of recent developments of other forms of contemporary art.


  • By Claire Gilman & Roger Malbert
  • Published by Thames & Hudson
  • Beautifully presented in a visually appealing and tactile format with the feel of an artist’s portfolio, this is an inspiring overview of the best drawing practice today


Claire Gilman is Chief Curator of The Drawing Center, New York. She has written articles for Art JournalCAA ReviewsDocumentsFrieze and October, as well as authored numerous essays for art books and museum exhibitions. Roger Malbert is a curator and writer, formerly Head of Hayward Touring at the Southbank Centre, London 2000–2018.


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