Gill Gatfield – Reviews / Articles


Rita Mody Joshi, 'The Kiss - Making a Place of Art - Winner: Landscape CODAaward' Abraxas Lifestyle magazine India, December 2017 (print edition) e-article

Georgina McWhirter, '2017 CODAawards Winners Represent the Best Site-Specific Art' Interior Design Magazine September 2017 (print edition) e-article abstract

Warren Feeney, 'Falling in love with a Kiss' The Press 20 Sept. 2017 Article

2017 CODAawards Winners - Landscape Category Gill Gatfield 'The Kiss' announcement 

CODAworx Public Art, 'The Kiss', Interactive Art, CODAworx Spring 2017 magazine

Fiona Rotherham 'Law profession's equality issue' National Business Review 22 Sept 2017 p1, pp6-8 Extract / Subscription Article NBR

Law Fuel Editors ‘7 Ways the Law Firm Gender Equality Lip Service Can End Now’, Law Fuel 21 Sept. 2017 Read

'Studio 125 Gallery Christchurch pop up' The Big Idea, 24 March 2017 announcement


Warren Feeney, 'New Zealand SCAPE 2016' World Sculpture News Autumn 2016 Read review

Charlie Gates, 'New artworks dwell in Christchurch's quiet and bustling spots', The Press 7 Oct 2016 Read article

Heather Galbraith, Curator Introduction to SCAPE 2016 (Video) in Michael Hayward 'Scape art exhibition opens in Christchurch with second Gormley sculpture' The Press 30 Sept 2016 View video (The Kiss @ 2.32)

Warren Feeney, 'Ten Christchurch art exhibitions to see in October' The Press 7 Oct 2016 Read article

Michael Hayward, 'New Sculptures Add Presence to Christ's College' The Press 24 Sept. 2016 article

'SCAPE Public Art to exhibit in Christ's College Quadrangle' Scoop 12 Sept. 2016 Read

CODAworx Public Art, 'Project - Native Tongue', The Written Word III, CODAworx Autumn 2017 magazine

Gill Gatfield, Without Prejudice: Same Issue/New Cover 1896-2016. Hardback 550pp. Edition of 50.

NZ Law Society '120 Years - Women in Law' September 2016 Event Invitation

Liz Gunn, Interview: Gill Gatfield - 'Suffragettes', 13th Floor, August 2016 View Film

Suffragettes 2016, Corner Window Gallery Auckland NZ, Rob Garrett Curator Project 030 Statement


Gill Gatfield, 'Seventeen Hours of Daylight' Art News New Zealand, Summer 2015/2016, p60 Article

Julie Rokkjaer Birch, 'Do Not Enter - Transcend: Gill Gatfield Glass Ceiling / Glasloft', Women's Museum Denmark 2015 Curator Essay

Women's Museum Denmark, Artist in Residence 2015 Press Release

'The Kiss, Gill Gatfield', Sculpture by the Sea, Aarhus Denmark 2015, 4th Biennale, Cat.

Creative Mornings Aarhus, Gill Gatfield 'Creative Process: Intuition + Logic', June 2015  Video

Danish National Radio, Interview: Curator Julie Rokkjaer Birch & Artist Gill Gatfield, DK P1, July 2015

'Sculpture Artist at Women's Museum' Aarhus Stiftstidende, Kultur 1 July 2015 Read (Danish)

'New Installation at Women's Museum' Aarhus Onsdag, 2 July 2015 Read (Danish)

'Glass Ceiling Art' Nyhedsvisning, 28 July 2015 Read (Danish)

Global Women, 'Gill Gatfield takes on the Danish art scene' July 2015 Read

Claudine Ise, '18th International Open 2015' February 2015, Woman Made Gallery Chicago Read


Deborah Stone, 'Size matters: sculpture scale speaks volumes' ArtsHub Australia,28 Jan 2014 Read Review

New Zealand Sculpture OnShore 2014 (10th Biennial), Exhibition Catalogue

Prof. Michael Ostwald, Dr Irene Barberis, Prof. Elizabeth Rankin, Prof. Craig McKenzie: Reviewers, Abstract Figure: Gill Gatfield Kikorangi Press 2014 Read


Jennifer Choat, Conversations with the Black Square: Revisiting the art and theory of Kazimir Malevich through the sculpture of Gill Gatfield, Trouble Magazine, Dec 2013 or Read Review

Linda Yang, Engaging the viewer-the sculpture of Gill Gatfield, Cassone - International Online Magazine of Art and Art Books, Art & Artists, Nov 2013
Read Review

Ursula Cranmer, Rob Garrett & Warren Feeney,  Abstract Figure: Gill Gatfield
Monograph. 104 pp. Kikorangi Press. 2013 ISBN 978-0-473-23539-0

Sculpture by the Sea Bondi 2013, 17th Annual Exhibition,  Sydney Australia, Catalogue p73

Petra Pattinson, Gill Gatfield - x,  Sculpture by the Sea, Education Program 2013 Read

Dan Chappell, Twelve go to Bondi, Art News New Zealand, Spring 2013, pp110-113

Parallax Art Fair New York (10-12 May 2013) Press Release 20 April 2013  Read

Donna McIntyre, An Island Invitation, New Zealand Herald, 19 Jan 2013 pD10


Jennifer Buckley, Gill Gatfield: Sculptor, Problem Solver, Ground-breaker, Auckland Art Fair e-news, Nov. 2012  Read Article

The Snake Charmer, Artzone - NZ Gallery Guide No.47, Nov 2012- Feb 2013, p70

New Zealand Sculpture OnShore 2012, Exhibition Catalogue

Todd Parker, Telecom embraces its Native Tongue, Telecom Pulse Intranet Magazine 27 March 2012  Read Article

Gill South, Career Conversion - From Law Reformer to Modern Minimalist, NZ Herald 21 Jan 2012  Read Article

Adrian Evans, Garden sculptures inspire visitors, East & Bays Courier, 20 Jan 2012


Andrew Clifford (curator), Summer: sky above, earth below, Waikato Sculpture Trust 2011, Cat.

Sculpture in the Gardens 2011-2012, Auckland Botanic Gardens, Cat.  View Catalogue

20th Annual Wallace Art Awards 2011, Exhibition of Winners & Selected Finalists, Wallace Arts Trust, Cat.

Public Artwork Unveiled at Smales Farm Station, Channel Magazine 14 Sept 2011

Lisa Honeybone, Sculpture Wins Spot at Smales Farm Site, North Shore Times 12 July 2011

Giant Sculpture Wins Public Art Competition, Channel Magazine 12 July 2011  Read Article


New Zealand Sculpture OnShore 2010, Exhibition Catalogue

Nadene Milne, Spring Catalogue 2010 View Catalogue

Chris Moore, Gill Gatfield Untitled 2010, The Press, 8 May 2010 pE3  Read Review

David Khan, Gill Gatfield's Portia, COCA 2010  Read Review

Centre of Contemporary Art, Third Person/Gill Gatfield, Exhibition Newsletter, COCA April 2010  Read Newsletter

Essential New Zealand Sculpture 2010, Shapeshifter, The New Dowse/NZ International Arts Festival Catalogue

Exhibition 2010 Kaipara Coast Sculpture Gardens Catalogue


Sally Lush, Sculpture on the Kaipara Coast, Art News New Zealand, Summer 2009

Ursula Cranmer, Babel 2009 Essay Read Review

John Hurrell, Mish Mesh, EyeContact Art Forum, 22 Aug 2009 Read Review

Suspended Sentence - Gill Gatfield, The Kiosk at The Physics Room Read Review

Christopher Moore, The Surprising Art of Grass, Christchurch Press, 11 Mar 2009  Read Review

Gill Gatfield 'En Plein Air', 51 COCA Feb-April 2009 Catalogue

TVNZ6 The Gravy, Gill Gatfield: Current Work, Art Documentary Series 3, 1 Mar 2009  Watch at NZ On Screen

Warren Feeney, En Plein Air, Artist Interview Plains FM 96.9; Fresh FM Marlborough; Wellington Access Radio AM 783; RDU FM 98.5 Listen to MP3

John Hurrell, Waitangi Day on Waiheke, EyeContact Art Forum, 6 Feb 2009 Read Review

Sculpture on Waiheke, TVNZ3 News, 29 Jan 2009

Headland - Sculpture on the Gulf 2009 Cat.  View Catalogue


Richard Gibbs, Turfgrass Art, Sports Field Forum NZ, Dec. 2008 Vol 12 (3)  Read

Rob Garrett, New Zealand Sculpture Onshore, Arts on Sunday, Radio New Zealand, 2 Nov 2008 Listen Online

Edward Hanfling, Exhibitions Art New Zealand, No.128 Spring 2008 

Elizabeth Rankin, The Galvanizing Impulse: Gill Gatfield’s Current Work, Art New Zealand, No.128 Spring 2008  Read Review

Gill Gatfield, I Am Standing NZ Art Monthly, July 2008

T J McNamara, Hooked by luster of our heritage, NZ Herald, 5 July 2008 Read Review

Webb's Contemporary Art / Modern Design 2008 Catalogue


Fine Sanderson Contemporary Art 2007 Catalogue

Natasa Kruscic, The Shifting Position, Being-Made: Gill Gatfield 2007 Catalogue  Read Essay

Young Sun Han, Circles Performing Circles, Being-Made: Gill Gatfield 2007 Catalogue  Read Essay

Being-Made: Gill Gatfield 2007 Catalogue, City Art Rooms 40pp. ISBN 978-0-473-12449-6

Natasa Kruscic, Gill Gatfield’s Grass Roots, NZ Art Monthly Jan. 2007  Read Review


Sculptors team up for big event, Rodney Times 26 Oct. 2006

Michelle Bethell, Watch growth of art, North Harbour News, 20 Oct. 2006

Natasa Kruscic, Nappy Painting 2006- Gill Gatfield  Read Review


Anita Robertson, Activate, COCA 2005 Catalogue

Anne-Marie Daly-Peoples, Under-Coat by Skirt, NZ Art Monthly, Nov. 2005

Skirts Travel to Vienna, Art News New Zealand, Summer 2005

Mary Kisler, Undercoat by Skirt, Arts on Sunday, Radio New Zealand, 22 Oct. 2005

Painting On, Waikato Times, 19 Feb 2005


Sue Gardiner, Absorbing Issues, Te Tuhi/Manukau Public Art Gallery 2004  Read Review

Gill Gatfield - Kaitiaki, Te Tuhi/Manukau Public Art Gallery 2004 View Catalogue

Moving Mountains - Paintings by Gill Gatfield, Rotorua Museum 2002 Catalogue

Ann Somerville, Mountains catalyst for imagination, Daily Post 24 April 2002

Mark Mather, Art depicts story of the famous love triangle Daily Post 12 April 2002

Marque 4, Press Release, ASA Gallery Auckland 2001

1000 Words, Artist Statement, Dec. 1999