Hall, Katrina ‘Unfinished Business’ interview ABC, ‘The Mix’ http://iview.abc.net.au/programs/mix/NC1816H002S00

Sullivan, Lisa Cuttings - Elizabeth Gower’ exhibition catalogue, Geelong Gallery (ISBN 978-0-646-99316-4) 2018.


Delany, Max ‘Unfinished Business: perspectives on feminism and art’, exhibition catalogue, ACCA, Melbourne.


Crawford, Ashley ‘Howard Arkley at Tarra Warra is a tribute to collaboration’ Financial Review, 21 Nov 2015. http://www.afr.com/lifestyle/arts-and-entertainment/art/howard-arkley-at-tarrawarra-is-a-tribute-to-collaboration-20151117-gl1b0x

Fitzpatrick, Anthony ‘And Friends’ Howard Arkley and Friends, exhibition catalogue, Tarra Warra Museum of Art, pp 39-43.

Grant, Kirsty Exhibitions: Richard Bell, Elizabeth Gower, Mutlu Sen and Pushpa Rawat, RMIT Galery’  Melbourne Art Network, March 7, 2016 http://www.smh.com.au/entertainment/art-and-design/visual-arts-review-elizabeth-gower-alex-selenitsch-works-combine-life-love-and-text-20160321-gnn608.html

McDonald, Helen ‘Repeat as Directed’ he loves me, he loves me not, exhibition catalogue, RMIT Gallery, Melbourne.

Nelson, Robert ‘Life and text unite, as love hangs in the balance’ The Age, 23 March 2016.

Nelson, Robert ‘Elizabeth Gower, Alex Selenitsch works combine life, love and text’  The Sydney Morning Herald, http://www.smh.com.au/entertainment/art-and-design/visual-arts-review-elizabeth-gower-alex-selenitsch-works-combine-life-love-and-text-20160321-gnn608.html

Nelson Robert ‘Howard Arkley and friends: following the lines across suburbia’ The Sydney Morning Herald, 14 Jan 2016. http://www.smh.com.au/entertainment/art-and-design/howard-arkley-and-friends-following-the-lines-across-suburbia-20160114-gm5o87.html

Peers, Juliette ‘ Elizabeth Gower: He loves me, he loves me not’ , Artlink https://www.artlink.com.au/articles/4458/elizabeth-gower-he-loves-me-he-loves-me-not/

Traynor, Anita Howard Arkley and Friends http://www.anitatraynor.com/howard-arkley-and-friends-tarra-warra/

Winata, Amelio ‘Conflicted emotion’ Art Monthly, Review, Issue 289, May 2016, pp 78-79


Coslovich, Gabriella ‘The Art of Suburbs’, The Age, November 22, 2015 http://www.smh.com.au/entertainment/art-of-suburbia-howard-arkleys-life-and-work-highlighted-in-new-exhibition-20151118-gkyr2r.html

Rule, Dan ‘Elizabeth Gower Cycles and Matrix’ The Age, 22 August 2015


Bunyan, Marcus Melbourne Now’ Art Blat  http://artblart.com/tag/elizabeth-gower-150-rotations/

Devery, Jane ‘Art and urban context: A survey of contemporary art in Melbourne, sees the cityscape as a recurring subject for many artists’ Icon Magazine, Issue 2.

Downey, Georgina ‘Domestic Bliss’ exhibition catalogue. Deakin University Art Gallery 2014.

Hughes, Helen & Croggan Nicholas Impressario: Paul Taylor, The Melbourne Years 1981-1984 Publisher Surpllus and MUMA, 2014.

Melbourne Now NGV: Australia, exhibition catalogue  http://melbournenowebook.ngv.vic.gov.au/

McInnes, Vikki & Castagnini, Laura eds. ’Regimes of Value’, Bureau 2 , Publisher University of Melbourne & VCA, p 157 -163.

Sasnaitis, Francesca ‘Melbourne Now’ https://www.australianbookreview.com.au/arts-update/101-arts-update/1796-melbourne-now?tmpl=component&print=1


Gower, Elizabeth ‘Regimes of Value’ exhibition catalogue, Margaret Lawrence Gallery and The Substation, Melbourne ISBN 978-0-9872268-5-3 http://www.regimesofvalue.com

Heide MoMA ‘Collage: The Heide Collection’, Heide Musem of Modern Art, Education, p.7 http://www.heide.com.au/assets/files/Education/HeideEdResourceCollage.pdf


Hughes, Helen ‘Regimes of Value’ Art Guide Australia, May/June 2013, pp 53-55.

Nelson, Robert  ‘Artists fashion a treasure house of items from junk’ The Age March 20, 2013 http://www.theage.com.au/entertainment/art-and-design/artists-fashion-a-treasure-house-of-items-from-junk-20130319-2ge08.html


Cramer, Sue Less is More: Minimal + Post Minimal Art in Australia, exhibition catalogue, Heide Museum of Modern Art  2012 (ISBN : 9781921330254) p. 63 and p.81.

Nelsen, Robert 'Junk bonds itself to Trash Talk' The Age, 22 Feb 2012, p.15.

Rule Dan 'Cut with the Kitchen Knife' The Age, In the Galleries, 28 April 2012.

Rule, Dan Artists Go Back to the Cutting Board'  Broadsheet, April 12 2012. <http://www.broadsheet.com.au/melbourne/arts-and-entertainment/article/artists-go-back-cutting-board>

Webb. PennyElizabeth Gower, Pick of the Month’ The (Melbourne) Magazine, February 2012, p.50.


Whiteley, Gillian, Junk: Art and Politics of Trash   p.104-105,120,145.


Broadsheet ‘Elizabeth Gower: Savings’ http://www.broadsheet.com.au/melbourne/events/event/elizabeth-gower-savings

Bunbury, Alisa  Stick It!  exhibition catalogue, NGV:Australia, Ian Potter Centre.

Bunyan, Marcus Dr ‘Review: Cubism & Australian Art’ ArtBlat http://artblart.com/category/sculpture/page/33/

McAuliffe, ChrisThe Shilo Project’  exhibition catalogue, Ian Potter Museum of Art, University of Melbourne, 2010.

Nelson, Robert ‘Geometric progression’ The Age, 3 Nov 2010.

Rule, Dan 'Around the Galleries' The Age, Features 18, 30 Oct 2010.

Whiteley, Gillian ‘La Récupération comme pratique cinsacée, ou l’artiste bricoleur’ L’Art De L’Assemblage, preface d’Antoinette Le Normand-Romain (PUR/ Presses Universitaires de Rennes, 2010) pp. 77- 86.


Chase, Amy 'The Gallery: Elizabeth Gower' Apartment Therapy,  February 5 2009, http://www.artcurrents.org/special/sp09.html

Cramer, Sue Cubism and Australian Art,  exhibition catalogue,Heide Museum of Modern Art, 2009.

Boland, Michael 'Out of the Heide Museum of Modern Art, Cubism secrets emerge', The Australian, November 24, 2009.

Licata, Christine 'Elizabeth Gower' He loves me, he loves me not, exhibition catalogue, AC Institute, New York, Feb 2009.

Live in the Limo 'Live in the Liimo' Armory Show Special VIP Event <http://rhizome.org/announce/events/52783/view/>



Neeson, John R 'Elizabeth Gower' Amor Infiniti, exhibition catalogue, AC Institute, New York, January 2009.

Whiteley, Gillian Pan-demonium, exhibition catalogue, AC Institute, New York.


Crawford, Ashley ‘Art Around the Galleries’ The Age, 30 August  2008.

Modra, PennyInto the Closet' Reviews The Australian, 31 August 2008.

Nelson, RobertThe complete package for all to unravel' The Age 18 September 2008.

Vivian, Helen ed. When You Think About Art … The Ewing and George Paton Galleries 1971 - 2008, University of Melbourne 2008, p 26, 30-31, 74, 77, 102,152, 184,-186,187.


Crawford, Ashley This Crazy Love, exhibition catalogue, Linden Centre for Contemporary Art, Melbourne 2007.

Dahl, Karee ‘Elizabeth Gower’ exhibition catalogue, Rewak Gallery, University of Sharjah, United Arab Emirates  2007.


Crawford, Ashley ‘Elizabeth Gower’ Art Collector , Issue 37, July-Sept 2006.

Just, Kate ‘Elizabeth Gower’ Eyeline: contemporary visual arts, Number 59 2006.

Nelson, Robert  ‘Exercises in containment and complementarity’ The Age  Metro,


Bakehouse, Megan ‘The little things that matter’ Around the Galleries The Age Review, 30 July2005.

Hoffman, Ingrid Regarding Retro : reanimations of the preloved  exh.cat. Blacktown Arts Centre 2005.

Morrell, Timothy' Elizabeth Gower: 50 Most Collectable Artists’ Australian Art Collector Issue 31 Jan 2005.

Morrow, Christine ‘Roll Call’ Conversations 1955- 2005, exhibition catalogue, Margaret Lawrence Gallery 2005.


Bakehouse, Megan ‘Just cut out for her art’ The Age, 20 Nov 2004.

Bakehouse, Megan Elizabeth Gower’ The Age (Melbourne) magazine, Nov 2004.

Taylor, Alex ‘Search and Rescue’ 120 degrees of Separation, exhibition catalogue, Linden- Centre for Contemporary  Arts 2004.

Webb, Penny ‘Cut out for success’ The Age, 19 Nov 2004.


Duncan, Jenepher ‘Monash University Collection: shaping spirits’ Monash University Collection: Four Decades of Collecting, exhibition catalogue, Monash University 2003.

Gallatly, Kelly ‘Beyond the everyday: the art of Elizabeth Gower’ Art Monthly,  No.157, March 2003.

Holmes, Jonathon The Barcelona Studio: Fragments of a brief History, exhibition catalogue, University of Tasmania 2003. 

King, Natalie ‘The Retrieved Object’ Like: contemporary Art magazine  No.14, 2003.

Kunda, Maria In Extraordinary Detail’ The Barcelona Studio, exhibition catalogue, University of Tasmania  2003.

Lakin, Shaune ‘Elizabeth Gower’ Art & Australia, 40th Anniversary Issue. Winter Vol. 40. No. 4. 2003.

Leahy, Cathy ‘Elizabeth Gower’ Pen to Pixel : On Paper, exhibition catalogue, NGV: Ian Potter Centre  2003.

North, Ian ‘Fieldwork’ Artlink, Issue 23:1, March 2003

Parr, Adrian The Politics of Immersion in the work of Elizabeth Gower’ Eyeline, No 50, 2003.


Bakehouse, Megan ‘US critic finds a lot to enthuse about’ The Age Review, 23 Oct 2002.

Burke, Janine ‘All that is solid melts away’ Beyond the everyday- the art of Elizabeth Gower,  exh.cat, Glen Eira City Gallery 2002.

Clayburn, Anna ‘Elizabeth Gower:Artist Profile’ Art Bank Issue 6. 2002.

Grogan, Rose Mary ‘Women, Art and Partnership: Joy Hester, Dawn Sime, Elizabeth Gower’, Honours thesis in Visual Culture, Monash University, 2002.

Holmes, Jonathon ‘Am I or is Australia Far Away’ Transit Narratives, exhibition catalogue, Queensland College of Arts Gallery, Victorian College of the Arts & Tasmanian School of Art Gallery 2002.    

Nelson, Robert ‘Making art from exquisite rubbish’ The Age, 2 Nov 2002.

O’Halloran, David ‘ Lost to be Found’ Beyond the Everyday: the art of Elizabeth Gower, exhibition catalogue, Glen Eira City Council Gallery 2002.

Smith, Jason ‘No Compass: a postscript to fieldwork’ Fieldwork: Australian Art 1968-2002’  exh.cat. NGV: Australia 2002.

Stanhope, Zara ‘Seeking the Op-timal Language’ Good Vibrations  exhibition catalogue, Heide MOMA 2002.

Wiliams, Linda ‘In the Cabinets of Science: Elizabeth Gower’s reflections on taxonomy' Beyond the Everyday: the Art of Elizabeth Gower, exhibition catalogue, Glen Eira City Council Gallery 2002.


Munster, Anna ‘Symmetry and its Dissimilarities’ Intersections of Art and Science, exhibition catalogue, Ivan Dougherty Gallery 2001.


Nelson, Robert  ‘Rebirth of the cool’ The Age, 5 March 2000.

Olvert, Merle ‘The Body of Work : Elizabeth Gower’  NSW Department of Education and Training  2000.


Gott, Ted  ‘Urban Inventories’ Clemenger  Contemporary Art Award, exhibition catalogue, Heide MoMA 1999.

Nicholson, Helen Avant-Gardism for Children, exhibition catalogue, University of Queensland, 1999

Timms, Peter ‘Art of pseudo-science’ The Age, 21 April 1999


Catalano, Gary Building a Picture: Interviews with Australian Artists, McGaw-Hill 1997, pp100-109.

McDonald, John ‘Sowing the seeds of a new vision’ Sydney  Morning Herald,   23 August 1997

Michael, Linda Australian Perspecta, exhibition catalogue, Museum of Contemporary Art, Sydney 1997

Radnay, Charles ‘Gower cuts graphic view of the world’ Geelong Adviser , 20 Feb 1997.


Camilleri, Rosie ‘There’s a chance these designs will appeal’ Sunraysia Daily  5/2/1996

Catalano, Gary  ‘The Paper Chase: An interview with Elizabeth Gower’ Art and Australia, Vol 34, No.1 1996

Marsh, Anne ‘Gower’s tiny slice of life’ The Herald, Sun 11 Sept 1996

McKenzie. Robyn  ‘Creative insights’ The Age, April 1996

Shingleton, Colin  ‘When the Artist writes’ Art Monthly , May No. 89.1996

Wilson, Kevin ‘1000 hot chocolates later’  10 Years 1986- 1996 Linden Arts Centre and Gallery, 1996.


Gates, Merryn Chance or Design, exhibition catalogue, Ian Potter Gallery Melbourne University  1995.

Green, Charles Peripheral Vision: Contemporary Australian Art 1970-1995, Craftsman House 1995.

McAuliiffe, Chris ‘Eyes on the Ball: Images of Australian Rules Football’ Art & Australia, Vol 32. No.4 1995.

McKenzie. Robyn ‘Reinvention of a natural argument’ The Age, 6 Dec 1995.

Rooney, Robert  ‘Elizabeth Gower’ Melbourne Art, The Australian, 1 Dec 1995.


Williamson, Clare ‘A Voluptuous Labour’ Beyond the Everyday & Fragile Life, exhibtion catalogue, Contemporary Art Space, ACT 1994

Shingleton, Colin  ‘A Fragile Life’ Agenda: Australian Contemporary Art Magazine,  No.34. 1994


Nelson, Robert  ‘The Art of Collecting’ Agenda, Australian Contemporary Art Magazine, Issue 32 1993

Rooney, Robert  ‘Order appeals in throw-away paraphernalia’ The Australian Weekend Review, 15 May 1993.


Gertsakis, Elizabeth  Inherited Absolute, exhibition catalogue, Australian Centre for Contemporary Art, Melbourne, 1992

Kirby, Sandy ‘The Subject of Art and Craft’ Sight Lines : Women’s Art and Feminist Perspectives in Australia, Craftsman House/Gordon and Breach 1992

Rooney, Robert ‘Boom goes the art of parenthood’ The  Australian Weekend Review, 15 August 1992.


Kirker, Anne ‘Elizabeth Gower’ Beyond the everyday, exhibition catalogue, Queensland Art Gallery 1991

Women’s Art Register ‘9 contemporary Australian Women Artists' Nonagon, Women’s Art Register 1991


Burke, Janine Field of Vision : A Decade of Change: Women's Art in the 70's, Viking/Penguin Books, 1990.

Catalano, Gary 'Paradoxes of Imagery and Realism’ The Age, 19 June 1990.

Elliot, Hannah ‘Elizabeth Gower’ Tension Contemporary Art Magazine No.23. 1990.

McIntyre, Arthur Contemporary Australian Collage and Its Origins, Craftsman House 1990.

Philip, Angela ‘Forget the fictions, the vibrant art is all’ The Weekend Australian, 6 Jan 1990

Rooney, Robert ‘Re-cycled artworks should keep conservation department happy’ The Australian, 8 Dec 1990.

Sayers, Andrew  'The Modern Collage in Australia' Contemporary Australian Collage and Its Origins,  Craftsman House 1990, p.36-37.

Zimmer, Jenny ‘France beckons for Moet winner’ The Sunday Herald, 2 Dec 1990.


Millar, Ronald 'An Exhibition of Private Arts' The Herald,  15 Feb 1989.


Catalano, Gary  'Calm in the Face of Sublime' The Age,  30 Sept 1987.

Ewington, Julie Domestic Contradictions, exhibition catalogue, Power Gallery of Contemporary Art 1987.

Millar, Ronald  ‘Elizabeth Gower’ The Herald Magazine 7 Oct 1987.

Petelin, George 'An Inspiring celebration with rich exuberance' The Australian, 19 June 1987.

Rooney, Robert 'Cursory curating is such a doodle' The Australian 12 Dec 1987.

Smith, Terry ‘Domestic art: when the inside comes out’ Times on Sunday   5 July 1987

Williams, Donald In Our Own Image: the Story of Australian Art, McGaw-Hill 1987.

Woolcock, Phillis 'Variety- six artists in three galleries' Courier Mail, 25 June 1987.


Gott, Ted  Backlash: The Australian Drawing Revival, exhibition catalogue, National Gallery of Victoria 1986.

Lynn, Elwyn  'Chance to test penchant for drawing' The Australian, 19 April 1986.

McDonald, John  'Drawings catch a glimpse of thought' Sydney Morning Herald, 11 April 1986.


Austen, Gayle ‘A pleasant haunt for artists’ The Sun , 24 Jan 1985.

Blackall, Judith Isolaustralia, exhibition catalogue, Gallerie Lillo, Fondazione Bevilacqua la Masa, Italy 1985

Holmes, Jonathon Isolaustralia, exhibition catalogue, Gallerie Lillo, Fondazione Bevilacqua la Masa, Venice 1985.

Holmes, Jonathon  ‘Elizabeth Gower’ Perspecta, exhibition catalogue, Art Gallery of New South Wales  1985.

Lynn, Elwyn  'Favourites, censore and other monsters' The Australian, 2 Nov 1985.

Murphy, Bernice Australian Perspecta, exhibition catalogue, Art Gallery of New South Wales 1985.

St Leger, Deborah 'Gower, Jenyns, Neeson, Wulff'’ Art Network 16, winter 1985.


Burke, Janine  ‘Women's Art and Feminist Criticism’ Anything Goes : Art in Australia 1970 –1980, Art & Text 1984.

Corlett, Denise Changing Hemispheres: Two eras of Australian Art Abroad, Melbourne University 1984.

Cramer, Sue 'Works on Paper’ The Age , 6 Dec 1984.

Holmes, Jonathon ‘Elizabeth Gower : All Life Long’ On Site, exhibition catalogue, Tasmanian School of Art 1984.

Millar, Ronald 'Fine Art for Xmas' The Herald, 6 Dec 1984.

Rooney, Robert 'Bridging the Gap between the artist and the academic' The Age, 3 Dec 1984.

Taylor, Paul Anything Goes. Art in Australia 1970 –1980, Art & Text 1984.


Holloway, Memory 'Senbergs finds a rich seam of meaning' The Age, 15 Nov 1983.

Millar, Ronald 'A Dramatic Picture' The Herald,  10 Nov 1983.

Radford, Ron Recent Australian Painting: A Survey 1970-1983, exhibition catalogue, Art Gallery of South Australia 1983.

Stavrianos, Wendy ‘Elizabeth Gower - Nylon Tubes in folded newsprint’ Art and Australia, No1. 1983.

Bates, Elizabeth ‘Elizabeth Gower’ Semper ,3 April1982.

Langer, Gertrude ' Small with Important Statement' Courier Mail,  23 March 1982.

Makin, Jeffery  ‘New artists cause a stir’ The Sun 1982.

McWhinney, Angela 'Elizabeth Gower’FASS  Broadsheet , University of Melbourne 13 Sept 1982.

Millar, Ronald 'The Best of Banyule' The Herald, 12 Aug 1982.


Borlase, Nancy 'The Answer to the Biennale is Good' Sydney Morning Herald, 30 May1981.

Borlase, Nancy 'Women's Work Takes Wing’ Sydney Morning Herald, 1 August 1981.

Lynn, Elwyn  'If you can't stand the tweet get out of the kitchen' The Australian, 1 Sept 1981.

McGrath, Sandra 'Perspecta 81' The Australian, 30 May 1981.

Murphy, Bernice Australian Perspecta,  exhibition catalogue, Art Gallery of New South Wales, 1981.


Bonython, Kim  Modern Australian Painting 1975 - 1980, Rigby Limited. 1980.

Burke, Janine  ‘Bringing it all Back Home’ Art and Australia 18, winter 1980.

Fraser, Alison  'Wedges, fans and books from art's poor relation' The Australian 1 Sept 1980.

Makin, Jeffery  ‘Elizabeth’s a risen star in art’ The Sun 1980.

McCulloch, Alan  'Risen Star' The Herald, 28 August 1980.

Rooney, Robert 'Sorting out Paperwork' The Age, 27 August 1980.


Abrahams, ChristineWomen in Art’ Bulletin, National Gallery Society, August 1979.

Borlase, Nancy ‘One great scoop’ The Sydney Morning Herald, 14 April 1979.

Catalano, GaryThe Withheld and the Unmasked’ Art and Australia 17, Dec 1979.

Eagle, Mary  'Ideologies of an Art Revolution' The Age, 25 August 1979.

Eagle, Mary 'Artists in an Era of Little Belief'  The Age,  29 Dec 1979.

Makin, Jeffery ‘Nolan: a look at those first years' The Sun, 1 August 1979.

McCulloch, Alan 'Visual Excitement' The Herald,  2 Sept 1979.

McGrath, Sandra  ‘A rather by the way Biennale’ The Australian Magazine, 14 April 1979.

Trevorrow, Mark ‘More Women should have a place’ The Sun, April, 1979.


Burke, Janine Lost & Found - Objects & Images, exhibition catalogue, Ewing  & George Paton Galleries 1978.

Eagle, Mary 'Prize Goes to Odd Man Out'  The Age, 2 May 1978.

Eagle, Mary Show maps out the new style’ The Age, 17 May 1978.

Eagle, Mary Pacesetter shows some of its best’ The Age, Oct.1978.

Lindsay, Robert ‘Elizabeth Gower’ Treasures of a Decade: 1968 –1978, exhibition catalogue, National Gallery of Victoria 1978.

Makin, Jeffery 'The Best 10 from the National' The Sun, 23 August 1978.

Makin, Jeffery ‘Incredible work with a shutter’ The Sun, 18 Oct 1978.

McCulloch, Alan  'Prize of Great Pioneer’ The  Herald,  4 May 1978.

McCulloch, Alan  ‘Consumer objects lost and found’ The Herald, Oct. 1978.

McGrath, Sandra  'A tough intellectual stringency' The Australian, 17 June 1978.

Sturgeon, Graeme  ‘Back to school’ The Australian, 31 Oct 1978.


Burke, Janine ‘A skill that borders on magic’ Melbourne Times, July 1977.

Burke, Janine  ‘Deneutralizing the mainstream: Three Women Abstract Painters’ Arts Melbourne 5, 1977.

Gilchrist, Maureen ‘Refreshing solo show’ The Age,  22 June 1977.

Makin, Jeffery ‘2 paths for the young’ The Sun,  6 July 1977.

Millar, Ronald  'Flawed but not a folly' The Herald,  23 June 1977.

Sturgeon, Graeme Weaving a Paper Spell' The Australian 2 July 1977.


Borlase, Nancy 'Vintage Leger’ Sydney Morning Herald,  27 May 1976.

Burke, Janine  'Lifting a Thin Veil' Melbourne Times, 8 August 1976.

Gilchrist, Maureen 'Women top the local art scene this week' The Age, 1 Sept 1976.

Gilchrist, Maureen 'Facing the Issues' The Age,  8 Sept 1976.

Gilchrist, Maureen ‘Women painters shine’ The Age, Dec.1976.

Makin, Jeffery  'But where is the opinion?' The Sun, 1 Sept 1976.

McCulloch, Alan  'Enigmatic Women’ The Herald,  2 Sept 1976.

Owen, Wendy   'The Art of Paperwork' The Age,  3 Sept1976.

Sturgeon, Graeme 'Rich and Fragile' The Australian, 11 Sept 1976.


Makin, Jeffery ‘New naturalism in hybrid offshoot’ The Sun, July 1975.

McCulloch, Alan  ‘Masterpieces may stagger you’ The Herald, 1975.

Mayhead, Gerald 'Out of the Drama - Art' The Herald, 13 August 1973.