Catalogues | Reviews

'Enter the Ether'
WOMAN Magazine Vol.2 2024

IN ABSENTIA (Eng + Italian)
Juliet Art Magazine 2023

Review UNITY
XIBT #4 2022

Democratic Sculpture (English)

Democratic Sculpture Venice 2022 (Italian)

ECC Artist Interview

UNITY Venice Art Biennale
Cat. 2022

European Cultural Centre Cat. UNITY 2022

Alter Ego Review 2022
Contemporary HUM

Alter Ego 2021/22
Curator Cat. text

'Icon-oclastic: Zealandia'
Curator Essay 2022

Conversations on Shadow Architecture 2021 Cat.

Artist Interview
CITYSCAPE Summer 20/21

The Kiss SCAPE Public Art
Twenty Years, 2019

Glass Ceiling (NZ Aotearoa)
ArtNews NZ Autumn 2019

Glass Ceiling 2019
World Sculpture News

Glass Ceiling (NZ Aotearoa)
Cat. 2019

Silhouette Feature
The Art of Transportation 2019

'Stone Thinking from Zealandia'
Review 2018

'Zealandia in Venice' Sept 2018

'Zealandia: Self Defined Sculpture'
Review 2018

'Zealandia' ECC Cat. 2018
Venice Architecture Biennale

Zealandia Artist Interview
Urbis Magazine 2018

'Sealed with a Kiss'
Artzone Vol 78 2018

‘The Kiss: Making a Place of Art’
Abraxas India, Dec 2017

‘Best Site-Specific Art’
Interior Design USA Sept 2017

The Kiss Feature
Interactive Art Spring 2017

Native Tongue Feature
The Written Word III Autumn 2017

‘New Zealand SCAPE 2016’
World Sculpture News 2016

Artist's Residency - Denmark
Art News NZ Summer 2015/2016

Glasloft/Glass Ceiling 2015
Kvindemuseet/KØN Museum Denmark

'Size Matters' x at SxS Bondi
Artshub Australia Review Jan 2014

Square Root Review
Trouble Mag 2013

Abstract Figure
Cassone International 2013

Abstract Figure: Gill Gatfield
Monograph 2013

Third Person 2010 Cat.
Centre of Contemporary Art

Current Work Review
Art New Zealand Spring 2008

Being Made: Gill Gatfield 
Catalogue 2007

Kaitiaki 2004
Te Tuhi Exhibition Cat.


In Absentia 2023 Greece

In Absentia 2023
UNESCO Geopark Greece

CODAsummit 2023

CODAsummit 2023
Artist Showcase

Native Tongue XR Venice 2022
Native Tongue XR Venice 2022
Alter Ego Berlin 2021-22
Alter Ego Berlin 2021-22
Survey Exhibition 2021
Survey Exhibition 2021
Survey 2021 Solo Show Intro

Survey 2021 Solo Exhibition
Introduction (1 min)

CODAHorizons Panel Creative Revolution 2020

CODAHorizons Panel
Creative Revolution 2020

Glass Ceiling (NZ Aotearoa) 2019
Glass Ceiling (NZ Aotearoa) 2019
Zealandia in Venice

Zealandia, Venice Biennale 2018

Native Tongue - A Taonga (Treasure)

The Story of Native Tongue

Native Tongue XR

Native Tongue in Extended Reality

 The Kiss, Christ's College, Christchurch, SCAPE Summer 2016-2017

The Kiss, SCAPE Public Art NZ. 2016/2017

Interview: Gill Gatfield ‘Suffragettes’ 13th Floor 2016
Interview: Gill Gatfield ‘Suffragettes’ 13th Floor 2016
Suffragettes (NZ) 2016

Suffragettes (NZ) 2016

The Kiss Sculpture by the Sea, Aarhus Denmark 2015

‘The Kiss’ Sculpture x Sea Denmark 2015

Gill Gatfield ‘Creative Process: Logic + Intuition’ 2015
Gill Gatfield ‘Creative Process: Logic + Intuition’ 2015
The Gravy – Series Three, Episode 11

TVNZ6 Art Documentary Gill Gatfield: Current Work Mar 2009


Books | Catalogues

Gill Gatfield UNITY 2022 Cat. PDF

UNITY 'Personal Structures' European Cultural Centre, Venice Art Biennale 2022 Cat. PDF

Ineke Dane (ed.) Conversations on Shadow Architecture 2021 Cat. PDF

Warren Feeney, Out There: SCAPE Public Art 1998 - 2018, 20 Year Survey View

Glass Ceiling (NZ Aotearoa) Art News NZ Vol.39 No.1 Autumn 2019 (Cover) PDF

Gill Gatfield, Glass Ceiling (NZ Aotearoa) Silo Park 2019 Cat. PDF

Zealandia 'Time Space Existence' European Cultural Centre, Venice Architecture Biennale 2018

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

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

Ursula Cranmer, Rob Garrett & Warren Feeney,  Abstract Figure: Gill Gatfield Monograph. 104pp.

New Zealand Sculpture OnShore 2012, Exhibition Catalogue

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

Sculpture in the Gardens 2011–2012, Auckland Botanic Gardens, Cat. PDF

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

New Zealand Sculpture OnShore 2010, Exhibition Catalogue

Nadene Milne Gallery, Spring 2010 Cat.

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

Gill Gatfield ‘En Plein Air’, 51 COCA Feb.–Apr. 2009 Catalogue

Headland – Sculpture on the Gulf 2009 Cat. PDF

Webb’s Contemporary Art / Modern Design 2008 Catalogue

Fine Sanderson Contemporary Art 2007 Catalogue

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

Anita Robertson, Activate, COCA 2005 Catalogue

Gill Gatfield – Kaitiaki, Te Tuhi Public Art Gallery 2004 PDF

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

Reviews | Articles

Jenna Grace, Monumental Resistance at the 59th Venice Biennale, A Reflection, April 2024 PDF

James Clegg, Curator Talbot Rice Gallery Edinburgh 'In Absentia, Essay 2023 PDF

Sara Buoso, In Absentia: In Conversation with Gill Gatfield, Juliet Art Magazine (Eng & Italian) Nov. 2023 View

Roxane Latrèche, 'Totems : Monuments, Gill Gatfield's UNITY' XIBT Magazine No.4 2022  PDF

Bohdan Stupak, 'Gill Gatfield. Scultura Democratica Venezia', Oct. 2022 View

Bohdan Stupak, 'Gill Gatfield. Democratic Sculpture Venice', Oct 2022 (English) PDF

Vittoria Mastrolilli, 'The One in UNITY, the I-figures of sculptor Gill Gatfield' ECC Interview, Sept. 2022 View

Elena Migotto, 'Personal Structures - The Dawn of New Art' Venezia News, Sept. 2022 PDF

European Cultural Centre Feature, 'Exploring the realm of digital art' Sept. 2022 View

Ineke Dane, 'Icon-oclastic: finding new truths at the edge of chaos and form', Gill Gatfield, Zealandia Essay July 2022 PDF

Susanne Prinz, 'The Mind's Eye - Gill Gatfield Alter Ego' Contemporary HUM, May 2022 View

Chiara Valci Mazzara, 'Gill Gatfield - Alter Ego', Kunstverein am Rosa-Luxemburg-Platz, Nov. 2021 PDF

Jess Scott, 'Smash' Artzone 81, Winter 2019 p16-17

Ian Findlay-Brown, Editorial - World Sculpture News, Winter 2019 PDF

Warren Feeney, 'Smashing the Glass Ceiling: Gill Gatfield' World Sculpture News, Winter 2019 pp46-50 PDF

Helen Adams-Blackburn, Gill Gatfield's 'Glass Ceiling', D-Photo Issue 89 2019 PDF

John Daly-Peoples 'New exhibition looks at the body, feminism, climate change and recycling' National Business Review 7 Feb. 2019 PDF

Andrea Lombardo, 'Stone-thinking from Zealandia: the art of Gill Gatfield' Sept. 2018 (English) PDF

Andrea Lombardo, 'Zealandia - Re-writing Vitruvian Man' 18 Sept 2018 View

Alessandro Guaita, 'Zealandia: Self defined Sculpture by Gill Gatfield', 2018 ECC essay (English) PDF

Alessandro Guaita, 'Zealandia: corpo e anima Una scultura di Gill Gatfield', 2018 ECC essay (Italian) PDF

The Venice Insider, 'A Secret Itinerary from Palazzo Ducale to Giardini', Insider Tip: Zealandia, Venice Biennale 2018

European Cultural Centre, 'Time Space Existence' 2018 Venice Biennale News May 2018 PDF

Claire Ulenberg, 'A very democratic biennale', Art News New Zealand, Spring 2018 PDF

John Daly-Peoples, 'New Zealand shows at the Venice Architecture Bienale', National Business Review 13 July 2018 View

Federico Monsalve 'Gill Gatfield’s Zealandia en route to Venice Biennale' Urbis Magazine | Architecture Now, 27 April 2018 View

Alison Franks, 'Sealed with a Kiss', Artzone, Issue 71. Summer 2018 PDF

Rita Mody Joshi, ‘The Kiss – Making a Place of Art – Winner: Landscape CODAaward’ Abraxas Lifestyle magazine India, December 2017 (print edition) PDF

Georgina McWhirter, ‘2017 CODAawards Winners Represent the Best Site-Specific Art’ Interior Design Magazine Sep. 2017 (print edition) View

Warren Feeney, ‘Falling in love with a Kiss’ The Press 20 Sep. 2017 PDF

2017 CODAawards Winners – Landscape Category Gill Gatfield ‘The Kiss’ View

‘The Kiss’, Interactive Art, CODAmagazine Spring 2017

‘Studio 125 Gallery Christchurch pop up’ The Big Idea, 24 Mar. 2017 View

‘Project — Native Tongue’, The Written Word III, CODAmagazine Autumn 2017  View

Warren Feeney, ‘New Zealand SCAPE 2016’ World Sculpture News Autumn 2016 PDF

Charlie Gates, ‘New artworks dwell in Christchurch’s quiet and bustling spots’, The Press 7 Oct. 2016 View

Warren Feeney, ‘Ten Christchurch art exhibitions to see in October’ The Press 7 Oct. 2016  View

Michael Hayward, ‘New Sculptures Add Presence to Christ’s College’ The Press 24 Sep. 2016 View

Heather Galbraith, Curator Introduction to SCAPE 2016 (Video) in Michael Hayward ‘The Press 30 Sep. 2016 (The Kiss @ 2.32) View

‘SCAPE Public Art to exhibit in Christ’s College Quadrangle’ Scoop 12 Sep. 2016 View

Rob Garrett, 'Suffragettes 2016 - Corner Window Gallery' Auckland NZ 2016 View

Gill Gatfield, ‘Seventeen Hours of Daylight’ Art News New Zealand, Summer 2015/2016, p60 PDF

Julie Rokkjaer Birch, ‘Do Not Enter – Transcend: Gill Gatfield Glass Ceiling / Glasloft’, Women’s Museum Denmark 2015 PDF

'Sculpture by the Sea Artist Occupies the Women's Museum' Kvindemuseet Danmark Press Release 2015 PDF

‘Sculpture Artist at Women’s Museum’ Aarhus Stiftstidende, Kultur 1 Jul. 2015 (Danish) PDF

‘New Installation at Women’s Museum’ Aarhus Onsdag, 2 Jul. 2015 (Danish) PDF

‘Glass Ceiling Art’ Nyhedsvisning, 28 Jul. 2015 (Danish) PDF

Global Women, ‘Gill Gatfield takes on the Danish art scene’ Jul. 2015 PDF

Claudine Ise, ‘18th International Open 2015’ Feb. 2015, Woman Made Gallery Chicago PDF

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

Deborah Stone, ‘Size matters: sculpture scale speaks volumes’ ArtsHub Australia, Jan. 2014 PDF

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 View

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

Petra Pattinson, Gill Gatfield – x,  Sculpture by the Sea, Education Program 2013 PDF

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 Apr. 2013 PDF

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 PDF

The Snake Charmer, Artzone No.47, Nov. 2012 – Feb. 2013, p70

Todd Parker, Telecom embraces its Native Tongue, Telecom Pulse Intranet Magazine 27 Mar. 2012 PDF

Gill South, Career Conversion – From Law Reformer to Modern Minimalist, NZ Herald 21 Jan. 2012 View

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

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

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

Giant Sculpture Wins Public Art Competition, Channel Magazine 12 Jul. 2011 View

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

David Khan, Gill Gatfield, Portia  Centre of Contemporary Art 2010 PDF

Centre of Contemporary Art, Third Person/Gill Gatfield, Exhibition Newsletter, COCA Apr. 2010 PDF

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

Ursula Cranmer, Babel 2009 Essay PDF

John Hurrell, Mish Mesh, EyeContact Art Forum, 22 Aug. 2009 View

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

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

Sculpture on Waiheke, TVNZ3 News, 29 Jan. 2009

Suspended Sentence – Gill Gatfield, The Kiosk at The Physics Room 2009 View

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

Rob Garrett, New Zealand Sculpture Onshore, Arts on Sunday, Radio New Zealand, 2 Nov. 2008 View

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 PDF

Young Sun Han, Gill Gatfield, I Am Standing NZ Art Monthly, July 2008

T J McNamara, Hooked by luster of our heritage, NZ Herald, 5 Jul. 2008 View

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

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

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

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 PDF

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

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

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

Painting On, Waikato Times, 19 Feb. 2005

Ann Somerville, Mountains catalyst for imagination, Daily Post 24 Apr. 2002

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

Marque 4, Press Release, ASA Gallery Auckland 2001

1000 Words, Artist Statement, Dec. 1999

Artist Interviews

Jamie Small, 'I' Q&A: Artist Gill Gatfield' Cityscape Summer 2020/2021 PDF

Warren Feeney, 'Smashing the Glass Ceiling: Gill Gatfield' World Sculpture News, Winter 2019 pp46-50 PDF

Lynn Freeman 'Sculptor Gill Gatfield is the Talk of Venice', Radio New Zealand 27 May 2018 View

Federico Monsalve, 'On Time Space Existence' Urbis Magazine, 10 May 2018 View

Liz Gunn, Interview: Gill Gatfield – ‘Suffragettes’, 13th Floor, August 2016 View

Global Women 'Leadership Artistry with Gill Gatfield' Breakthrough Leaders 2016 View

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

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

TVNZ6 The Gravy, Gill Gatfield: Current Work, Art Documentary Series 3, 1 Mar 2009 View

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

Creative Disruption + Human Rights

Discussion Panel, Live from Ukraine, (moderator Prof. Robert Greenburg) Nov. 2022 University of Auckland

Gill Gatfield, The Art of Change, Global Women Mosaic Dec. 2022

Gill Gatfield, 'Inclusive Monuments', Femisphere Vol.4 2021 PDF

Sam Agtarap, Gill Gatfield, Trish Machiri & Morgan Smith, SheEO Racial Justice Working Group UN Sustainable Development Goal 11 (Housing Inequality) Report 2021

Julie Rokkjær Birch & Gill Gatfield, 'Gender Pay Gap' International Women's Day Interview KØN Gender Museum Denmark 2021 (video) View

Gill Gatfield 'Public Art in the Creative Revolution' CODAHorizons Creative Revolution Panel 2020, facilitator Toni Sikes (video 21:11 - 29:31) View

Judy Darragh, Gill Gatfield, Caren Rangi, Jane Yonge, 'Arts Sector Aotearoa: Lifting the Lid on Gender Bias', July 2020, Global Women / Te Taumata Toi Aotearoa (video) View

Alison Mau, 'New Zealand's stunning gender pay gap in the arts is plain wrong' Stuff NZ, 6 Oct. 2019 View

Gill Gatfield, 'Glass Half Full for Creative Women Professionals in New Zealand' LinkedIn 1 October 2019 | NZ Global Women Newsletter October 2019 PDF

Gill Gatfield, 'Be Just & Fear Not' New Zealand Women's Law Journal, 2018 NZWLJ View

Gill Gatfield, Without Prejudice: Same Issue/New Cover 1896–2018. Thomson Reuters 2018

NZ Women in Law Summit 2018 (Chair), Key Media, Auckland

University of Auckland 'Women in legal profession' Panel Discussion April 2018

Fiona Rotherham ‘Law profession’s equality issue’ National Business Review 22 Sep. 2017 p1, pp6–8 PDF

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

Gill Gatfield, Without Prejudice: Same Issue/New Cover 1896–2016. International Suffrage. Hardback 550pp.

NZ Law Society ‘120 Years – Women in Law’ September 2016 PDF

Gill South, Career Conversion – From Law Reformer to Modern Minimalist, NZ Herald 21 Jan. 2012 View

Gill Gatfield, Without Prejudice: Women in the Law. Brooker’s 1996. 550pp. Heritage Title 2011.