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Editorial Sydney Morning Herald, Spectrum. p16. 23 September,2006

Sydney Morning Herald (SMH, Spectrum, 'Open Gallery', page 16) 23 September,2006.



Kelsey Munro:



'TESTAMENTS FROM A FLOATING WORLD



It would be hard to think of a more contemporary theme than the one chosen by Brisbane artist Susan Buret for herTestaments collection. Nationality, globalisation and bureaucratic "border protection" ideas lurk in the neat lines of her canvases. Passport pages - with stamps and entry and exit dates still visible in places - are slicedand rearranged into repetitive geometric patterns that have their own symmetry and beauty.'