Anthony Bond OAM is a freelance writer and curator. Director Curatorial at the Art Gallery of NSW where he was responsible for collecting and displaying International contemporary art 1984 - 2013. Exhibitions and catalogues: The British Show AGNSW 1985. Biennale of Sydney 1992-93. Liverpool Biennale UK 1999. Body AGNSW 1997. Self Portrait: Renaissance to Contemporary, National Portrait Gallery London and AGNSW Sydney 2005-6. Monographic exhibitions included: Anselm Kiefer Aperiatur terra White Cube London and AGNSW 2006-2007. Mike Parr: The Tilted Stage Hobart Tasmania 2008. Francis Bacon: five decades 2012 at AGNSW. The Ghost who talks an exhibition of Mike Parr’s recent performance videos shown at Venice 2015 Recent books: The idea of art published by New South Press Sydney 2015. Ken Unsworth published by ARTAND Foundation 2018. Essays: British sculpture in Australia Yale 2016. A radical Iconography of the Violin: Contemporary Music Review Vol. 37, Routledge 2019.