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Selected Bibliography

Kylie Gusset, Manifesting A Quiet Space; A review of three major
exhibitions at the Hobart Triennale, Australian Ceramics Journal, Vol 57
No 2 p.112, 2019

Neville French, Neville French talks about his recent collaboration with Belinda Fox, The Australian Ceramics Journal, July 2017


Lucy Stranger, Tilt, Belinda Fox and Neville French, Artist Profile magazine online,


Neville French, Mungo Light Vessels, Craft Arts International, No 90, 2014 p 48- 49


Ceramics Monthly Arts Yearbook & Annual Buyers Guide, Awards, 2014 p 40


Bonnie Cassidy, Cicely and Colin Rigg Contemporary Design Award, Art Review 2012


Kerry- Anne Cousins, Empathy adds to Ambience, Canberra Times 28th March 2012


Brett Ballard, Belinda Fox/Neville French in collaboration, Ceramics Art and Perception Issue 88

p 112-114 June 2012


Altair Roelants, ‘The Narrative of Place’, A collaborative journey with Belinda Fox and Neville French, The Journal of Australian Ceramics, Issue 50/3 Nov 2011 p 20-25


‘A Day at the Beach’: Handwerk Gallery, Munich, Germany 2011

(International group exhibition of mixed media works) CD


Neville French, In My Studio, The Journal of Australian Ceramics Issue 49/2 July 2011

p78 -81 (Cover of this issue)


Peter Schmitt, Land, Sky, Colour, Light: Neville French Master of Glaze,

New Ceramics, Germany, Oct. 2009


Peter Schmitt, Neville French in Goettingen, Keramic Magazine, Germany Oct 2009. P.6

(Both articles relate to my solo exhibition of work at Galerie Rosenhauer, Goettingen, Germany 18 Oct- 8 Nov 2009)


Jeffrey B Snyder, Ceramics Today, Schiffer Publishing, USA 2010 p.70-71


Peter Schmitt, Land, Sky, Colour, Light: Neville French Master of Glaze, New Ceramics, Germany, Oct. 2009

Peter Schmitt, Neville French in Goettingen, Keramik Magazine, Germany Oct 2009. p.6


Olaf Thormann, Vessel/Sculpture: German and International Ceramics Since 1946, Arnoldsche Art Publishers, Germany 2008


Neville French, Luminous as the Moon: An Inspiration, The Journal of Australian Ceramics, 46#3 2007 Peter Schmitt, Australische Impressionen, Neue Keramik, Germany Dec 2006 p 46


Peter Schmitt, Australische Keramik in Gottingen, Keramik Magazine , Germany 2006 p 7 (Image)


Neville French, Place and Identity, Innovations: Melbourne- Hong Kong, RMIT University, Melbourne 2006


Stephan Bowers, Australian Contemporary, A Sense of Place, Ceramics Art & Perception, No 58, 2005

Ceramic Review: International Magazine of Ceramic Art and Craft UK, Far and Wide, Jan/ Feb 2005 (Image)


Kathleen Fisher, Porcelain, Canberra City Search, Fairfax digital, Oct 2005

Peter Lane, Contemporary Studio Porcelain, A & C Black, UK 2003 p 20 (Image)


Suzzanne J.E. Tourtillott, 500 Bowls: Contemporary Explorations of a Timeless Form, Lark Books, USA 2003 pg 302, 402


Contemporary Australian Design CD, Object Galleries Sydney, 2001


Neville French, Porcelain Bowl Refined, Pottery in Australia 39/4 2000 pp 28- 30


Kevin White, The Porcelain Bowl Redefined, profile of Neville French, Craft Arts International No 47 1999-2000 pp 34-36


Helen Stephens, Simple Slam: A Ceramic Aesthetic, Ceramics Art and Perception No 38 1999 pp 100-102 )


Neville French , Ballarat to SoHo, Craft Victoria Bulletin No 2 1999


Sandra Jane and Max Darby, Art Is, Making, Creating, Appreciating, Jacaranda Wiley Ltd, 1998 p 153


Don Davis, Wheel-Thrown Ceramics, Lark Books, USA 1998 pg 65


Monument Architecture & Design, Still-Life Ceramics of Neville French No19 1997


Gwyn Hanssen Pigott , Neville French: Thought and Action in Tune, Ceramics Art and Perception No 27 1997 pp 39-40

Joseph Pascoe , Neville French- exhibition comment, Craft Victoria Bulletin No 2 1997


Kim Hornby, Neville French, Pottery in Australia - Autumn Issue 35/1 1996 pp 38-39

Newspaper articles:

Kerry-Anne Cousins, Mastering the Fine Art of Miniature , Canberra Times 14th Dec 2013

Kerry- Anne Cousins, Empathy adds to Ambience, Canberra Times 28th  March 2012

Chloe Pollard, International eyes on artists, Ballarat Courier Aug 28th 2008

Megan Backhouse, Age Newspaper , 48 Hours Critical Guide, Dec 1st  2007

Alissa Kelly, Unique Ceramic Art Lands German Invitation, Ballarat Courier Sept 16th 2005

Rebecca Lancashire, The Subtle Charms of Fired Clay, Age Newspaper Melbourne, Domain 16/12/99

William L. Hamilton , From Handmade to High Style, New York Times, USA 25/2/99   (Image)

Helen Greenwood, The New Stone Age, Sydney Morning Herald  Aug 5 1999

Claire Hunter, Potters Pieces to go on Show in NY, Ballarat Courier, 1998

Ellizabeth Findlay, Inviting Contemplation, Canberra Times, July 12 1996

Exhibition Catalogues

Kelly Gelattly, Fall, Sydney Contemporary Art Fair with Belinda Fox, catalogue 2023

Making: The Quiet Voices, Waterside Pavilion , Hobart May 2019

Tilt, Manly Art Gallery and Museum, Sydney Aug 2017

Terroir, Jamfactory at Seppeltsfield, SA, 26 Set -23 Nov 2014

The Course of Objects, Manly Art Gallery & Museum, Sydney. May 2014

Australia/Korea Ceramics, Hanyang University Gallery, Seoul, Korea. April 2014

Important Exhibition of Australian Ceramics , Mossgreen Gallery, Melbourne. Feb 2014

Hua Ping, The Cat Street Gallery, Hong Kong Nov 2013 (collaboration with Belinda Fox)

Containment: Cicely and Colin Rigg Contemporary Design Award 2012,

The Ian Potter Centre, NGV Australia at Federation Square, Melbourne 2012/13

Give & Take, Beaver Galleries Canberra 2012 ( Collaboration with Belinda Fox )

Woollahra Small Sculpture Prize, Woollahra Council, Sydney 2011

Slip, collaborative ceramics with Belinda Fox, Arthouse Gallery, Sydney 2011

Hobart Art Prize, Tasmanian Art Gallery and Museum 2010

Gold Coast International Ceramic Art Award 2010

Neville French, Mungo Light, Mossgreen Gallery, Melbourne 2010

Prue Venables & Gwyn Hanssen Pigott, Tablewares: An International Collection, Rex Irwin Art Dealer, Sydney

Peter Schmitt, Australian Impressionen, Galerie Rosenhauer, Goettingen, Germany 2006

Prue Venables, Celebration, Manly Art Gallery and Museum, Sydney, 2007

Stephan Bowers, Australian Contemporary: A Survey of a Sense of Place, COLLECT, Victoria and Albert Museum UK 2005

Christopher Sanders, Innovative Ceramics: Melbourne- Hong Kong, Nellie Castan Gallery, 2006

City of Hobart Art Prize, Ceramics/ Painting, Hobart Art Gallery, 2005

Anna Maas, Celebrating the Master, Skepsi Gallery, Melbourne 2004

Sarah Bond & Dr Kevin Murray, Heresy: The Secret Language of Materials, Craft Victoria May 2004

Kirstin Fitzpatrick, Less is More/ Less is a Bore, Brisbane City Gallery, June 2002

Allison Gray, National Craft Acquisition Award, Museum and Art Gallery of the Northern Territory, Aug 2002

Marianne Heller, Australishe Keramik, Galerie Marianne Heller, Nov 2000

RMIT Postgraduates 2000,

RMIT University, Melbourne 2000

Sculpture, Objects & Functional Art (SOFA) Chicago, The Sybaris Gallery, 1999

Peter Hayes, Vessel, Contemporary Australian Ceramics, Canberra School of Art Gallery, 1996

Jim Logan, Stillness, Craft ACT Gallery, June 1996

Owen Rye, Australian Woodfire Survey: Strathnaire Homestead Gallery, Canberra

Prue Venables, Aspects, RMIT Gallery, 1991

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