Discipline launched in 2011 as a contemporary art journal publishing research essays about contemporary Australian art, and histories and theories of contemporary art. For each issue, a guest editor is invited to contribute. To date, guest editors have included Vivian Ziherl; Maria Fusco; Raimundas Malašauskas; Ferdiansyah Thajib, KUNCI Cultural Studies Center; and Carla Macchiavello and Camila Marambio, Ensayos. Discipline has participated in a number of previous Melbourne Art Book Fairs and is a highly regarded publisher and host of public programs around Australia.
Discipline, MeMO Review, and Index Journal are Melbourne’s foremost independent art history and criticism publications. The publications share a core editorial team consisting of academics, writers and curators, with each publication having a distinct editorial focus, and will share a stall at the the Melbourne Art Book Fair.