Publications (inclusions in monographs)


2012      Bullock, M, Memory Fragments: Visualising Difference in Australian History, Intellect Books, UK.

2008      McFadden, D.R., Second Lives: Remixing the Ordinary, Museum of Art & Design, New York, USA.

2007      Cochrane, G. Smart Works: Design and the Handmade, Powerhouse, Sydney, NSW.

2006      McMahon, E,  Olubas, B. Women Making Time: Contemporary Feminist Critique and Cultural Analysis, UWA Press.

2004      Snelling, M, Donna Marcus: 99% Pure Aluminium, IMA, Brisbane.

2004      McBride, F. Temperature, Museum of Brisbane, Brisbane.


Selected Bibliography


Martin-Chew, L. 2017. Donna Marcus (interview), Art Collector, Issue 81 (July-Sept), pp. 91-92.

Maitland Regional Gallery, 2013, Op Shop (exhibition catalogue), Maitland Regional Gallery, NSW.

UQ Art Museum, 2013, New v3: Selected recent acquisitions 2011-2013, UQ Art Museum, Brisbane, QLD.

Okan, S. 2013, Eskiye modern dokunus, Turkish Home & Garden, p.26.

Acme Studios, 2012, Time and Vision: Australia Council for the Arts London Residencies 1992 – 2012, Acme

Studios, London, UK.

Artspace Mackay, 2012. True North Public Art, Artspace Mackay, QLD.

Davis, R. 2012, ‘Giant sphere will celebrate ties to aluminium industry’, The Gladstone Observer, 31 December.

Martin-Chew, L. 2012, ‘Metallica’, Green Magazine, pp. 20 – 24.

The Daily Mercury, 2012. ‘Art adds a new dimension’, The Daily Mercury, 23 May.

Crane Arts Philadelphia/Griffith University, 2011. Australia Felix (exhibition catalogue), Crane Arts

Philadelphia/Griffith University, USA.

Dunn, K. 2011, ‘Slippage’, The Australian Journal of Ceramics, April, pp. 14-19.

Feaguns, L. 2011, ‘Donna Marcus’, The Design Files,

Martin-Chew, L. 2011, Slip catalogue essay, Dianne Tanzer Gallery, Melbourne.

Oasis magazine. 2011, ‘Urban Arts Project: Kaust’, Oasis magazine, Issue 15, pp. 52-57.

Queensland College of Art/Academia Sztuk Pieknych. 2011, Shared Vision (exhibition catalogue), Queensland College of Art/Academia Sztuk Pieknych, Brisbane/Poland.

Nelson, R. 2011, ‘Art sucks: monstrous breast bombs and classical maternity’, Sydney Morning Herald, 16 March, p. 5.

Nelson, R. 2011, ‘Moulding with the imagination’, The Age, August 19, p.1.

Rigney, V. 2011, Donna Marcus, The City Revisited: Naples (exhibition catalogue), Gold Coast City Art Gallery.

University of Tasmania. 2011, Journeys: through history, theory and practices (exhibition catalogue), Tasmanian  School of Art, University of Tasmania.

Kubler, A, Martin-Chew, L. 2011, Vivarium (exhibition catalogue), Mackay, Qld.

Hotston, P, Marcus, D. 2010, ‘Design a Water Cooler’, Monument, April/May, pp. 29-31.

Gregg, S. 2009, Re-Collections (exhibition catalogue), Gippsland Art Gallery, Sale, Vic.

Hobart City Council. 2009, City of Hobart Art Prize (exhibition catalogue), Hobart City Council, TAS.

InDesignLive, 2009. ‘Mackay, Verandahs and Jelly Moulds’, InDesignLive, 23 Feb,

Armistead, J. 2008, The Great Divide (exhibition catalogue), Artisan, Qld.

Helen Lempriere Award. 2008, The Helen Lempriere National Sculpture Award (Ex. Catalogue), Melbourne, Vic.

Kubler, A. 2008, ‘Donna Marcus Profile’, Object magazine, pp. 48-51.

Cochrane, G. 2007, Smart Works: Design and the Handmade, Powerhouse Publishing, Sydney, NSW.

CoolHunter, 2007. ‘Steam – Donna Marcus’, CoolHunter,—Donna-Marcus/

Gold Coast City Art Gallery. 2007, Glimpse: Inside the Gold Coast City Art Gallery’s collection, Gold Coast City Art

Gallery, Qld.

Helen Lempriere Award. 2007, The Helen Lempriere National Sculpture Award (Ex. Catalogue), Melbourne, Vic.

InDesign. 2007, ‘Steam Roll’, InDesign Magazine, Volume 28, February, p. 34.

Palmer, M. 2007, If you were to collect…: Elements of Abstraction (exhibition Catalogue), Deloitte Touche

Tohmatsu, p. 20.

McClelland Gallery + Sculpture Park. 2007, McClelland Sculpture Survey (exhibition Catalogue), McClelland Gallery +

Sculpture Park, Vic.

Saint-Martin, M. 2007, ‘Sculptural message in pots and pans’, Gold Coast Bulletin, 5-6 May, p. 28.

Ward, N. 2007, ‘Smart Works: Design and the Handmade’, Artichoke Magazine, Issue 19, p.56.

Backhouse, M. 2006, ‘Donna Marcus’, The Age Magazine, Issue 22, August, p. 85.

McClelland Survey & Award. 2005, McClelland Survey & Award, McClelland Gallery, Langwarrin, Vic.

Denoon, L. 2004, ‘Donna Marcus’, Temperature, Museum of Brisbane, Brisbane.

Gomes, M. 2004, ‘Donna Marcus: Dozens’, Australian Art Collector, Issue 28, April- June, p. 163.

Institute of Modern Art. 2004, Code (exhibition catalogue), Institute of Modern Art, Brisbane, QLD.

Kubler, A. 2004, ‘Code: Donna Marcus’ Code (exhibition catalogue), Institute of Modern Art, Brisbane, QLD.

McLean, S. 2004, ‘Future Shock’, The Courier Mail, 28 February, p. 3.

McMahon, E. 2003, ‘The Sculpture of Donna Marcus’, Art Monthly Australia, Issue 166, December, p. 29-31.

McClelland Survey & Award. 2003, McClelland Survey & Award, McClelland Gallery, Langwarrin, Vic.

Nelson, R. 2003, ‘Art fair hits high mark, The Age, October 3, p. 6.

Reid, M. 2003, ‘A form guide to the best in sculpture’, The Australian (Wealth), 26 November, p.14.

Artbank. 2002, ‘Rising Stars’, Artbank, Issue 6, Sydney, p. 19.

Australian Art Collector. 2002, ‘Australia’s Most Collectable Artists’, Australian Art Collector, Issue 19,

Kubler, A. 2002, Fathoming (exhibition catalogue), Gold Coast City Art Gallery.

Martin-Chew, L. 2002, ‘Rebirth of Sculpture in Australia’, Art and Australia, Vol 40,No. 1, p. 126.

Martin-Chew, L. 2002, ‘Pieces from the Heart’, The Weekend Australian, 8-9 June, p. 21.

McLean, S. 2002, ‘Shift from conception to representation’, The Courier Mail, 12 June,

Murray- Cree, L. 2002, Awesome! Australian Art for Contemporary Kids, Craftsman House, Sydney.

Olubas, B. 2002, ‘Writing Rubbish’, Review, University of Technology, Sydney, November,

Queensland College of Art. 2001, Transit Narratives (exhibition catalogue), Queensland College of Art, QLD.

Artbank. 2001, ‘Artbank: Australian Art In Public Spaces’, Artbank, Sydney.

Denoon, L. 2001, ‘Donna Marcus’, Temperature, Museum of Brisbane, pp. 37-27.

Genocchio, B. 2001, ‘Blooming lotus strides ahead’, The Weekend Australian, Dec 8-9. p. 21.

Grishin, S. 2001, ‘Cinderella of the arts acquires new status’, Panorama Saturday Magazine, Canberra Times, 8


Helen Lempriere Award. 2001, The Helen Lempriere National Sculpture Award, (exhibition catalogue), Melbourne,


Hynes, V. 2001, ‘Form Guide’, The Sydney Morning Herald, 26 October, p. 26.

Johnston, B. 2001, ‘Pan Handling’, Black + White Magazine, Issue 57, November, p. 16.

Kubler, A. 2001, Teamwork: Recent Work by Donna Marcus (exhibition catalogue), Gold Coast City Art Gallery, Qld.

Meredith, A. 2001, ‘From the North East: Donna Marcus’, Object, Australian Centre for Craft and Design, Sydney,


McIntre, S. 2001, Introduction to Place/Displace (exhibition catalogue), Griffith University, Gold Coast, QLD.

McClelland Survey & Award. 2001, McClelland Survey & Award, McClelland Gallery, Langwarrin, Vic.

National Gallery of Australia. 2001, National Sculpture Prize and Exhibition (exhibition catalogue), National Gallery

of Australia, Canberra, ACT.

National Gallery of Victoria. 2001, ‘Exclusive Exhibition Visit: Donna Marcus at Dianne Tanzer Gallery, Gallery

Members Magazine of the National Gallery of Victoria, National Gallery of Victoria, Oct/Nov. p. 30.

Olubas, B. 2001, Round (exhibition catalogue), McClelland Gallery, Langwarrin, Vic.

Olubas, B. 2001, ‘The Dirt Does My Thinking: The Re-use of Domestic Materials in Artworks by Donna Marcus and

Bruce Reynolds’, UTS Review, Volume 7, Number 2, pp. 115-124.

Roy, N. 2001, ‘Donna turns 240 Aluminium Saucepans into Art’, Griffith Gazette, Griffith University Gold Coast, June.

Sarks, E. 2001, ‘Donna Marcus’, Australian Art Collector, Issue 18, October – December, p. 57.

Vogue. 2001, ‘Exhibition’, The Buzz, Vogue Magazine, May, p. 95.

Bywaters, M, 2000, Poetic Space: Becton National Sculpture Exhibition Gasworks (exhibition catalogue), City of Port

Phillip, Melbourne, Vic.

Kubler, A. 2000, ‘The Foreign Experience’, Artworker, Queensland Artworkers Alliance, Spring.

Lehmann, N. 2000, ‘My Collection: Donna Marcus’, Inside Out, September, p. 26-27.

Lehmann, N. 2000, ‘Smart Art’, The Sunday Mail, 6 August, p.92.

Melbourne Artfair. 2000, Melbourne Artfair (catalogue), Melbourne Artfair, Melbourne, Vic.

Olubas, B, Kubler, A. 2000, Moving Cities: Australian Artists in Berlin (exhibition catalogue), Australian Embassy

Berlin, Germany.

Pow, L. 2000, ‘Capsule’, Vogue Magazine, October, p. 104.

Kubler, A. 1999/2000, ‘Living colour’, Eyeline, Summer 1999/2000, p. 44.

Gibbons, J. 1999, ‘Fran embraces the art of living’, Gold Coast Bulletin, 8-9 May, p. 18.

McLean, S. 1999, ‘Frame Up’, Courier Mail, 10 August, pp. 6-7.

Nelson, R. 1999, ‘The art of concept and convention’, The Age, 3 December.

Olubas, B. 1999, ‘My Millennium Dome’, Artlink, Vol 19, Number 4, p. 61.

Walker, E. 1999, ‘Rostered Day Off: the weekend’s best…’, The Age, 24 April, p. 2.

Brown, S. 1997, ‘Five Gold Coast Artists’, Periphery, Issue 32, Spring, p. 26-29.

Maier, H. 1997, ‘Donna has her hectic routine down to an art’, Gold Coast Bulletin, 26 June, p. 33.

Olubas, B. 1997, ‘99% Pure Aluminium – Donna Marcus’, Eyeline, 1996

Parks Victoria, 1997, ‘Artists bring a fresh perspective to out parks’, Canopy, Parks Victoria, Vol. 2, Number 5, p. 4.

Betts, H. 1996, Home of Memory (exhibition catalogue), Galerie Tammen & Busch, Berlin.

Cooper, T. 1994, Home and Away (exhibition catalogue), Gold Coast City Art Gallery, Gold Coast.

Cochrane, G. 1992, The Craft Movement in Australia, University of New South Wales Press, Kensington.

Lancashire, R. 1992, `Putting Fun Into the Sculpture Culture’, The Age, 9 July.

Stewart, A. 1993, ‘Moving Images’, Gold Coast Bulletin Colour Magazine.

Zika, Paul. 1993, Install x 4 (exhibition catalogue), University of Tasmania, Hobart, TAS.

Rooney, R. 1992, `Visitor Regrets High Laughometer Is Sabotaged’, Weekend Australian, 8-9 August, p.13.

Scarlett, Ken. 1992, Dame Edna Regrets She is Unable to Attend (exhibition catalogue), Heide Park & Art Gallery,

Bulleen, Vic.

Sziegoleit, Ralf. 1992, `Die Frau im Turm’. Franken Post, 25 March.

Germaine, M. 1991, A Dictionary of Woman Artists of Australia, Craftsman House, Roseville East Sydney, NSW.

Germaine, M. 1991, Artists & Galleries of Australia: Vol. 2, Craftsman House Roseville East, NSW.