Publications

DVDs for sale
Philip Bacon Galleries now stocks a number of DVD documentaries on our artists, including:

Margaret Olley: A Life In Paint

Jeffrey Smart: Master Of Stillness

Wendy Sharpe: The Imagined Life

William Robinson: A Painter's Journey

Stocks are limited so please call 07 3358 3555 to secure a copy.

Fred Williams by Patrick McCaughey
The new print of Patrick McCaughey's 'Fred Williams' hardcover publication is now available at Philip Bacon Galleries, with copies priced at $125.

This 338 page hardcover book features dozens of full colour illustrations and comprehensive essays detailing the artist's life, travels, and influences.

ISBN 0858354551


Margaret Olley: Home
Now available from Philip Bacon Galleries is the "Margaret Olley: Home" catalogue, produced in conjunction with the "Margaret Olley: Home" exhibition at the Museum of Sydney until 1st April 2013.

With full colour illustrations and short essays by key artists and figures including Cressida Campbell and former AGNSW Director Edmund Capon, this elegant catalogue focuses on Olley's interiors, painted at her famous Duxford Street home.

Copies are $20 and are available now. Please call 07 3358 3555 to secure your copy. For more information about the "Margaret Olley: Home" exhibition, please visit the Museum of Sydney website.

48 pages
ISBN 978-0-646-58864-3

Robert Brownhall: Australian Stories
"Robert Brownhall: Australian Stories" is the first major publication of Brownhall's work, spanning twenty years of the artist's career. With full colour illustrations and essays from writer Louise Martin-Chew and curator Victoria Rigney.

Available now.

Hardcover, 196 pages.
ISBN 978-0-646-58100-2.

Margaret Olley by Barry Pearce
The 2012 monograph on Australia's best loved artist, Margaret Olley, is now available for sale at the gallery. Featuring full colour illustrations from works throughout her career, this celebration of Margaret Olley's life traces her incredible artistic career and her outstanding contribution to the Australian arts.

Hardcover, 264 pages.
The Beagle Press.

William Robinson - The Transfigured Landscape
Published to celebrate the artist's 75th birthday exhibition across the QUT Art Museum and William Robinson Gallery in Brisbane, The Transfigured Landscape covers more than forty years of William Robinson's oeuvre and includes beautiful fold-out reproductions of his iconic landscapes.

ISBN: 978 0980 8347 10
204 pages, including eight fold-outs
Piper Press, 2011

McCulloch's Encyclopedia of Australian Art
McCulloch’s Encyclopedia of Australian Art has been Australia’s leading art reference work for 40 years and is packed with more than 1200 pages of up to date information.

McCulloch’s Encyclopedia documents and insightfully analyses Australian and Aboriginal art, artists, art styles and movements from the famous to the obscure, the colonial to the contemporary. A book to browse as well as a scholarly reference McCulloch’s is the essential reference on Australian art for professionals, art collectors, students and anyone interested in the vibrant art of Australia.

ISBN: 052285317X
Extent: 1216pp
Format: HB in slip case

Murray Bail
Fairweather
Fairweather is an entirely new study on this acclaimed artist. Murray Bail has unearthed newly discovered writings and letters, paintings and rare photographs, and has expanded and revised his views on the artist. With 233 reproductions, most in colour, many of paintings and drawings never seen in public, Fairweather is the definitive account of the life and art of this great painter.


Published March 2009
280 pages,
hardcover with jacket
317 x 248 mm 233 photographs
ISBN 9781741963564

R. Ian Lloyd & John McDonald
Studio : Australian painters on the nature of creativity
STUDIO presents an extraordinary anthology of visual and verbal insights into the way paintings are made, and the complex blend of motivation and inspiration that sustains the painter in his or her solitary search for meaning.

Pages: 284
ISBN: 978-981-05-7466-6
Distributor: Tower Books
Publisher: R. Ian Lloyd Productions