BIBLIOGRAPHY


2014
Andrew Taylor: Gallipoli letters add poignancy, The Sydney Morning Herald 24/04/2014
Justin Burke: Love letters inspire Gallipoli Art Prize The Australian 23/04/2014

2013 
Andrew Frost: Everywhen, The Art Life 19/07/2013

2012 
John McDonald: Outback Inspiration, The Sydney Morning Herald 16/06/2012
Patricia Anderson: Not The Way Home, Sun Herald 24/06/2012

2009 
Paul Flynn: On This Island: Meeting and Parting, Artist Profile Magazine, Issue 09/2009, pp36-77 
John McDonald: Rev-head drops down a gear Spectrum, The Sydney Morning Herald 3/10/2009, pp14-15 
Glenn Barkley: Missives from the Outdoors: The Art of Idris Murphy I & Thou, Idris Murphy Survey 1986-2008, exhibition catalogue  

2008
Glenn Barkley:  Idris Murphy, Artist Profile Magazine, Issue 3, p44-49

2007
Lyndal Crisp: The art that artists collect, The Australian Financial Review, 15/12/2007
Nick Waterlow: Curator’s Notes-Five x Five, Exhibition Catalogue, 19/04/2007, pp7, 18

2006
Solenne Ducos: Idris Murphy, COFA-UNSW, Summer Issue 15, p19
Janis Lande: A Public of Individuals – Interview with Idris Murphy, The College Voice, COFA online Arts Magazine, Nov p1-6

2005 
John McDonald: The Australian Landscape Revisited, Spectrum The Sydney Morning Herald, 10/09/2005, pp 28-29
Jay Johnston: the wild RED YONDER, COFA/UNSW, Spring, Issue 14, December 2005, p2
Li Jingzhe: Australian Contemporary Painting, Shanghai Peoples Fine Arts Publishing House p 70 - 72

2003 
Susan McCulloch: Paths Across the Great Divide, Weekend Australian, 27/09/2003

2002 
Two Thirds Sky- A Must See Documentary, COFA/UNSW, Winter, Issue 5, Aug-Nov, p6
Masterpiece, Sydney Morning Herald, Sept 20, p7
M.K.: Journey into the artist’s interior, The View-The Australian, Sept 19, p11
Andrew Frost: Two Thirds Sky: Artists in Desert Country, Australian Art Collector, July- Sept, Issue 21, p48
Bryce Hallett: The truth is out there, all right-in the Aboriginal landscape, Sydney Morning Herald, Sept 18, p3
Doug Anderson: Two Thirds Sky, Sydney Morning Herald, Sept 20
John McDonald: Sand and Sun – Interpreting the desert on canvas, Australian Financial Review, June 13

2001 
Sasha Grishin: Little Gems within a Diverse Group, The Canberra Times, May 9

2000 
Michael Reid: Treasure on boardroom walls, The Australian, Sept 2-3

1999 
Bruce James: Thoroughly Modern Clarice, Spectrum- Sydney Morning Herald, May 1, p12s
Bruce James: Making an Exhibition of Themselves, Spectrum-Sydney Morning Herald, April 17, p10

1998 
Drury, Nevill: Images 3 in Contemporary Australian Painting, Craftsman House Press, p 154

1997 
John McDonald: The Best Game in Town, Spectrum- Sydney Morning Herald, April 12
James Taylor (editor): Box kite- A Journal of Poetry & Poetics, pp157-166

1994 
EREMOS Magazine, Eremos Institute, Volume No 46

1993 
Joanna Mendelssohn: Country Visions Need The City, The Bulletin, Jan 26-Feb 2, pp74-77
Kevin Connor: Common Ground, catalogue introduction, COFA, UNSW
Watson, Bronwyn: No mere window dressing, Arts- Sydney Morning Herald, Sept 10, p17
Jacques Delaruelle: In the game, The Sydney Review, Sept

1992 
Max Germaine: The Encyclopaedia of Australian Art, Craftsman House Press
Nevill Drury: Images in Contemporary Australian Painting, Craftsman House Press

1990 
Nevill Drury: Contemporary Australian Painting, Craftsman House Press

1988 
Morris West: The Heretic, Isotome Press
Nevill Drury: New Art Two, Craftsman House Press
Matt Condon: West writing the wrongs, The Sun Herald, October 2
Kevin Connor: News in Town, The Good Weekend, October 1, p59

1982 
Edmond Capon & Jan Meek: Portrait of a Gallery, Art Gallery of NSW, Chapel Court, p58
Illustration- Exhibition Commentary, Art and Australia, Summer, Vol 20, No 2, p88

1978 
Dawn Mendham: The Refining Fire, Albatross Books, pp98-105

1971 
Illustration- Exhibition Commentary, Art and Australia, Summer, Vol 9