un Magazine is a free, independent contemporary art magazine published bi-annually. It is printed in Melbourne, Australia, and distributed to art organisations, galleries and education institutions around Australia and to selected outlets internationally, as well as being published online.
un Magazine has been published in Melbourne since 2004, when it was founded by artist Lily Hibberd.
Since 2008, un Magazine has been published by un Projects, who appoint a new editor and sub-editor each year. Past editors have included Rosemary Forde, Zara Stanhope, Phip Murray, Din Heagney, Angela Brophy, Kyla McFarlane, Lisa Radford, Jarrod Rawlins, Benjamin Forster, Robert Cook, Pip Wallis and Shelley McSpedden.
In 2018, two issues of un Magazine will be published, in May and November respectively.
un Magazine Personnel
Maddee Clark is a Yugambeh freelance writer, curator and educator living in Narrm. Maddee’s work has appeared in Overland, Next Wave Festival, NITV, Artlink, and the collection Colouring the Rainbow: Black Queer and Trans Perspectives.
Neika Lehman lives in Narrm, Melbourne, where she writes poetry, art criticism and historical research. She belongs to the Trawlwoolway peoples of North-East Tasmania.
Daniel Browning is a highly respected journalist and radio broadcaster from the Bundjalung and Kullilli peoples of far northern New South Wales and south-western Queensland.
un Magazine Advertising and Distribution
Sarah Gory (firstname.lastname@example.org)
un Magazine Editorial Committee
Fernando de Campo
un Magazine Online
Current and back issues of un Magazine can be viewed on this website.
Print Edition Distribution
Free printed copies of un Magazine are available from:
Australian Centre for Contemporary Art, Blak Dot Gallery, Blindside, Bus Projects, Centre for Contemporary Photography, Counihan Gallery, Craft Victoria, Footscray Centre for Contemporary Art, George Paton Gallery, Gertrude Contemporary, Kings ARI, Monash University Museum of Art, RMIT Design Hub, RMIT:ART:INTERSECT, VCA Margaret Lawrence Gallery, West Space, Seventh Gallery, World Food Books
4A Centre for Contemporary Asian Art, Alaska, Artspace, Boomalli Aboriginal Art Gallery, Campbelltown Arts Centre, Firstdraft, Galerie pompom
Adelaide Central School of Art, ACE Open, Sister Gallery
Contemporary Art Tasmania
Boxcopy, Cut Thumb, Gallery of Modern Art Bookstore, Institute of Modern Art
Perth Institute of Contemporary Art, Fremantle Arts Centre
Canberra Contemporary Art Space
Northern Centre for Contemporary Art
Watch This Space
Artsapce (Auckland), Blue Oyster (Dunedin), Chateau Shatto (Los Angeles), Future Perfect (Singapore), Kadist (San Francisco), Para Site (Hong Kong), The Physics Room (Christchurch), Printed Matter (New York), Pro qm (Berlin), Section 7 Books (Paris)
Image credit: launch of un Magazine 10.2, October 2016 at MUMA | photo by Madeline Chiller