What went wrong at the Melbourne Art Fair?

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Meaghan Wilson-Anastasios

To those with an insider’s view of the Australian commercial art marketplace, the demise of the Melbourne Fair came as no surprise

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It died not with a bang, but with a whimper.

About the author

Lecturer , University of Melbourne. She was a project officer with Jonah Jones, the first director of the Melbourne Art Fair in the early 1990s.