Selected Bibliography

 

1950
Sylvester, David (intro.): William Turnbull (catalogue), Hanover Gallery, London
1952
Banham, Reyner: 'The Next Step', Art News and Review, 26 January
Ritchie, Andrew C.: Sculpture of the Twentieth Century (catalogue), Museum of Modern Art, New York
1953
Waldberg, Isabelle: 'Essor de la Sculpture Anglaise', Numero, vol.5, nos.1 & 2, January/March
Alloway, Lawrence: 'Britain's New Iron Age', ARTnews, vol.52, June, pp.18–20 & 68–70
1957
Alloway, Lawrence: 'Sculpture as Walls and Playgrounds', Architectural Design, January, p.26
Forge, Andrew: 'Round the London Galleries', The Listener, 10 October, p.547
Butcher, G.M: 'Alchemist Priest', Art News and Review, 12 October, p.10
Alloway, Lawrence (intro.): 'A Note on William Turnbull's Technique', William Turnbull (catalogue), Institute of Contemporary Arts, London
1958
Alloway, Lawrence: 'Marks and Signs', Ark, no.22, pp.37–41
1959
Seuphor, Michel: 'Le Choix d'un Critique', L'Oeil, no.49, p.31
Alloway, Lawrence (intro.): European Art Today (catalogue), Walker Art Center, Minneapolis
1960
Coleman, Roger: 'William Turnbull', Art News and Review, 13 August
Alloway, Lawrence: 'Avant Garde, London', Image, October
Seuphor, Michel: The Sculpture of this Century, Wittenbourne, New York
Geidion-Welcker, Carola: Contemporary Sculpture, Wittenbourne, New York
Alloway, Lawrence (intro.): 'Aphoristics and Monumental', William Turnbull (catalogue), Molton Gallery, London
Coleman, Roger (intro.): Situation (catalogue), R.B.A. Galleries, London
1961
Alloway, Lawrence: 'The Sculpture and Painting of William Turnbull', Art International, vol.5, no.1, 1 February, pp.46–52
Reichardt, Jasia: 'Bill Turnbull', Art News and Review, 22 April
'In Brancusi's Vein', The Times, 3 May
Langsner, Jules: 'The Way I See It', California, 11 May
Crosby, Theo: 'International Union of Architects Congress Building, South Bank', (statement by William Turnbull), Architectural Design, November, pp.484–509
Alloway, Lawrence (intro.): 'Sculpture', William Turnbull (catalogue), Molton Gallery, London
Kulterman, Udo: Neue Malerei in England (catalogue), Stadtisches Museum, Leverkusen, Germany
1962
Renfrew, Colin: 'The Tyranny of the Renaissance', CambridgeReview, 27 January, pp.219–223
Kulterman, Udo: Speculum Artis (Zurich), January/February
'LCC patronage of the arts', Art and Design, vol.XXXII, February
Kulterman, Udo: 'Neue Malerei in England', Das Kunstwerk, May, pp.2–9
Arnason, H. H. (intro.): Modern Sculpture in the Joseph H. Hirshhorn Collection
1963
Hakanson, Joy: 'British Artist's Massive Sculptures Shown Here', DetroitNews, December
Driver, Morley: 'The Panorama of Centuries', Art in Detroit, December
Turnbull (catalogue), Marlborough Gerson Gallery, New York
1964
Thieman, Eugen: 'William Turnbull', Das Kunstwerk, no.8/xvii, February, pp.7–23
Alloway, Lawrence (intro.): Guggenheim International (catalogue), Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York
Read, Herbert: A Concise History of Modern Sculpture, Thames & Hudson, London
International Directory of Contemporary Art, Editoriale Metro, Milan
Painting & Sculpture of a Decade (catalogue), Tate Gallery, London
1965
Rudlinger, Arnold: Signale (catalogue), Kunsthalle, Basel
Baro, Gene (intro.): 'Paintings', William Turnbull (catalogue), Bennington College, Vermont
1966
Baro, Gene: 'A Changed Englishman, William Turnbull', Art in America, vol.54, March/April, pp.102–103
Baro, Gene: 'Turnbull's Nudes', London Magazine, September, pp.39–43
Baro, Gene: 'British Sculpture: The Developing Scene', Studio International, October, pp.171–182
Langsner, Jules (intro.): William Turnbull (catalogue), Pavilion Gallery, Balboa, California
1967
Russell, J.: 'Down to the Bones', The Sunday Times, 16 April
Wolfram, E.: 'Profile of Turnbull', Art News and Review, April, p.113
Huberman, B.: 'La Aventura Artistica de William Turnbull', La Voz del Interior (Buenos Aires)
Whitford, Frank: 'The Paintings of William Turnbull', Studio, April, pp.202–204
Reichhardt, Jasia: 'William Turnbull', Architectural Design, May, p.205
Bowness, Alan: 'William Turnbull', IX Bienal Sao Paulo (catalogue), British Council
William Turnbull: Sculpture and Paintings (catalogue), The Waddington Galleries, London
1968
Sculpture 1967–68 (catalogue), Waddington Galleries, London
1970
Lynton, Norbert: 'Waddington: Minimal Art', The Guardian, 25 March
1971
Morphet, Richard: William Turnbull (catalogue), Alistair McAlpine Gift, Tate Gallery, London, pp.106–121
1972
Tate Gallery Acquisitions 1970–72, Tate Gallery Publications, London, pp.197–198
1973
Cohen, Bernard: 'William Turnbull - Painter and Sculptor', Studio International, vol.186, July/August, pp.9–16
Oille, Jennifer: 'William Turnbull', Arts Review, vol.XXV, no.17, August
McNay, Michael: 'More or Less', ManchesterGuardian, 18 August
Gaunt, William: 'William Turnbull', The Times, 22 August
Shepherd, Michael: 'Matter of Form', The Sunday Telegraph, 9 September
Hilton, Tim: 'The Scot who went to Paris', The Observer, 9 September
Whitford, Frank: 'Presbyterianischer Zen', Kunstforum, October, pp.205–210
Morphet, Richard (intro.): William Turnbull, Sculpture and Painting (catalogue), Tate Gallery, London
1974
Feaver, William: 'William Turnbull', Art International, September, vol.XVIII, no.7, pp.28–32
Morphet, Richard (intro.): Recent Paintings, Sculptures and Prints by William Turnbull (catalogue), Scottish Arts Council Gallery, Edinburgh
Kudielka, Robert (intro.): 'Bilder', William Turnbull (catalogue), Galerie Muller, Stuttgart
1976
Wright, Frederick S: The Potent Image, MacWilliam, pp.550–551
1977
Shone, Richard: The Century of Change: British Painting Since 1900, Phaidon Press, Oxford
1978
Burn, Guy: 'William Turnbull at Waddington & Tooth', Art Review, July
William Turnbull: Drawings (catalogue), Waddington & Tooth Galleries, London
1979
Cohen, Bernard: 'William Turnbull - Painter and Sculptor', Decade (Boston), February, pp.30–38
Wilson, Simon: British Art, Bodley Head, London
1981
Burr, James: 'Sculptural Intelligence', Apollo, March
Collier, Caroline: 'The Eternal Now', Arts Review, 13 March
Vaizey, Marina: 'William Turnbull', The Sunday Times, 15 March
Glaves-Smith, John: 'Turnbull', Art Monthly, no.45, April
William Turnbull (catalogue), Waddington Galleries, London
1982
Kramer, Hilton: 'William Turnbull', The New York Times, 8 January
Duncan, Stephen: 'Tension and Vitality, Figuration: Sculpture of the Fifties', Artscribe, no.35, June, pp.50–53
1983
William Turnbull (catalogue), Galerie Kutter, Luxembourg
1984
Ngui, Caroline: 'Sculpture with a Presence', The Straits Times, 19 September
Yu, Grace: 'Of subtle bronzes and cool stones', Business Times (Singapore), 24 September
Bevan, Roger (intro.): Kim Lim and William Turnbull (catalogue), National Museum of Singapore
Strachan, W. J.: Sutton Manor: permanent exhibition of XXth century sculpture, Sutton Manor Arts Centre, Hampshire
1985
Johnstone, Mog: 'William Turnbull' (review), Time Out, 5–11 December
William Turnbull (catalogue), Waddington Galleries, London
1986
Gooding, Mel: 'William Turnbull; Jock McFayden, Julian Trevelyan', Art Monthly, no.93, pp.16–17
Johnstone, Mog: 'William Turnbull', Artline, vol.3, no.1, pp.16–17
Massey, Anne: 'Pop at the I.C.A.', Art and Artists, no.236, May, pp.11–14
Heartney, Eleanor: 'William Turnbull at Dintenfass', Art in America, May
H. S.: 'William Turnbull', ARTnews, New York
1987
Massey, Anne: 'The Independent Group: towards a redefinition', Burlington Magazine, vol.129, no.1009, pp.232–42
Beaumont, Mary Rose: 'William Turnbull', Arts Review, 6 November, p.766
Russell, John: 'William Turnbull', The New York Times, 17 November
Russell Taylor, John: 'Shape of Things to Come', The Times, 17 November
Garlake, Margaret: 'Turnbull, Kestelman, Hyslop, McAleer', Art Monthly, December/January 1988, pp.25–26
Bevan, Roger (intro.): William Turnbull (catalogue), Waddington Galleries, London
1988
Thomas, Mona: 'La sculpture anglaise', Beaux Arts, November, no.62, p.106
Curtis, Penelope: Modern British Sculpture from the Collection, Tate Gallery, Liverpool, pp.79 & 89–90
Ollier, Bridget: 'La Sculpture anglaise prend aimant en Normandie', Libération
Grenier, Catherine, Françoise Cohen and Lynne Cooke: Britannica: Trente Ans de Sculpture (catalogue), Centre Régional d'Art Contemporain Midi-Pyrénées
1989
Dobbels, Daniel: 'La Croisade des Anglais', Libération, 19 April
Wilson, Simon: Tate Gallery: An Illustrated Companion, Tate Gallery Publications, London
Curtis, Penelope: Patronage & Practice: Sculpture on Merseyside, Tate Gallery, Liverpool
Hartley, Keith: Scottish Art since 1900 (catalogue), Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art, Edinburgh
1990
Morphet, Richard (intro.): Sculpture in the Close (catalogue), Jesus College, Cambridge
Renfrew, Colin: 'The Sculptures of William Turnbull', Sculpture in the Close (catalogue), Jesus College, Cambridge
Robbins, David: The Independent Group: Postwar Britain and the Aesthetics of Plenty, MIT Press, Cambridge, Massachusetts, and London
1991
Phelps, Edward: 'Sculpture by the Spire', Arts Review, vol.XLIII, no.19, 20 September, p.467
Searle, Adrian: 'William Turnbull; Waddington's', Time Out, 9–16 October
Pearson, Fiona (ed.): Virtue and Vision, Sculpture and Scotland 1540–1990 (catalogue), National Galleries of Scotland
William Turnbull (catalogue), Waddington Galleries, London
Livingstone, Marco: Pop Art (catalogue), Royal Academy of Arts, London, p.147
1992
Ready, Steady, Go: Painting of the Sixties from the Arts Council Collection (catalogue), Arts Council and South Bank Centre, London
Sculpture (catalogue), Waddington Galleries, London
Le Cri et La Raison (catalogue), L'espace de l'art concret, Château de Mouans, Sartoux, Côtes d'Azur
William Turnbull (catalogue), Galeria Freites, Caracas
William Turnbull: New Sculpture (catalogue), Galerie Michael Haas, Berlin
New Beginnings: postwar British art from the collection of Ken Powell (catalogue), Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art, Edinburgh
Bevan, Roger: ‘”New Displays” at the Tate Gallery makes special rooms for Joseph Beuys and Rebecca Horn’, The Art Newspaper,no.16, March, p.4
1993               
Mellor, David: The Sixties Art Scene in London (catalogue), Barbican Art Gallery, London and Phaidon Press, London
1995
Elliott, Patrick: 'William Turnbull', Galleries Magazine, November
Packer, William: 'Totemic Images', The Financial Times, 21 November
'William Turnbull: Sculpture and paintings', The News Line, 21 November, p.7
Kent, Sarah: 'Matter in mind', Time Out, 22 November
Benjamin, Marina: 'A twitch away from the straight and narrow', The Evening Standard, 30 November, p.31
'Idols from far and near', Ham and High, 1 December
Cork, Richard: 'Watchful calm after the storm', The Times, 19 December, p.35
Cohen, Bernard: 'William Turnbull: Painter and Sculptor', Modern Painters, Winter, pp.30–35 (previously publ. in Art International, July/August 1973)
del Renzio, Toni: 'William Turnbull: Serpentine Gallery', Art Monthly, no.192, December–January, pp.37–38
Kent, Sarah: 'British Sculpture: A thumbnail sketch', Here and Now (exhibition brochure), Serpentine Gallery, London
Robertson, Bryan (intro.): British Abstract Art Part 2: Sculpture (catalogue), Flowers East, London
Sylvester, David (intro.): William Turnbull: sculpture and paintings (catalogue), Merrell Holberton and Serpentine Gallery, London
Of the Human Form (catalogue), Waddington Galleries, London
Elliott, Ann (intro.): Sculpture at Goodwood 1, The Hat Hill Sculpture Foundation, p.64
1996
Abadie, Daniel and Alan Bowness (intro.): un siècle de sculpture anglaise (catalogue), galerie nationale du Jeu de Paume, Paris
Capelo, Francisco (intro.): The Berardo Collection, Sintra Museum of Modern Art, Portugal
Renfrew, Colin (intro.): Sculpture in the Close (catalogue), Jesus College, Cambridge
Hindry, Ann: 'English Sculpture: Playing the Imagination', Art Press, no.214, June, pp.20-28 (text in English and French)
The 20th-Century Art Book, Phaidon Press, London
Bonn, Sally: L'Art en Angleterre 1945–1995, Nouvelles Editions Françaises, Paris
1997
Lynton, Norbert (intro.): 'Making Seen the Unseen', British Contemporary Sculpture 1997/8, Sculpture at Goodwood
Cowling, Elizabeth: Surrealism and After: The Gabrielle Keiller Collection (catalogue), Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art, Edinburgh
Born, Richard A. and Keith Hartley: From Blast to Pop: Aspects of Modern British Art, 1915–1965, David and Alfred Smart Museum of Art, University of Chicago
1998
Lambirth, Andrew: 'Age of allusion', RA Magazine, Summer, p.21
Packer, William: 'Strength in their simplicity', The Financial Times, 30 June, p.18
Coomer, Martin: 'William Turnbull: Waddington', Time Out, 8–15 July, p.45
Hilton, Tim: 'Life's all kitsch isn't it?', The Independent on Sunday, 16 August
Lynton, Norbert: British Figurative Art: Part Two: Sculpture (catalogue), Flowers East, London
Causey, Andrew: Sculpture Since 1945, Oxford University Press
Renfrew, Colin (intro.): William Turnbull: Sculpture and Paintings (catalogue), Waddington Galleries, London
1999
Taplin, Robert: 'William Turnbull at Barbara Mathes', Art in America, February, pp.112–113
Spring, Justin: 'William Turnbull: Barbara Mathes Gallery', Artforum, vol.XXXVII, no.6, February, pp.100–101
Russell Taylor, John: 'Around the galleries: Colour Sculptures', The Times, 27 October
Robertson, Bryan: 'Colour as Form: British sculpture in the '60s', Modern Painters, vol.12, no.4, Winter, pp.30-34
Robertson, Bryan (intro.): Colour Sculptures: Britain in the sixties (catalogue), Waddington Galleries, London
Patrizio, Andrew: Contemporary Sculpture in Scotland, Craftsman House, Sydney
2000   
Thomas, Silke (intro.): gARTen, Galerie Thomas, Munich
Collischan, Judy: Welded Sculpture of the Twentieth Century (catalogue), Neuberger Museum of Art, Purchase, New York/Lund Humphries, London
Elliott, Ann and Tim Marlow: Sculpture at Goodwood: British Contemporary Sculpture, Goodwood
2001               
William Turnbull: Horses - Development of a Theme, Other Sculptures and Paintings (catalogue), Waddington Galleries, London
Wood, Jon (intro.): Close Encounters: The Sculptor's Studio in the Age of the Camera (catalogue), Henry Moore Institute, Leeds
Hyman, James: The Battle for Realism, Yale University Press, New Haven and London
2002
Canning, S.E: ‘William Turnbull: Sculpture’, The Art Newspaper, no.126, June, p.4
Harrison, Martin: Transition, The London Art Scene in the Fifties (catalogue), Barbican Art Galleries, London
Schmid, Gabriele (intro.): William Turnbull – Skulpturen (catalogue), Galerie Thomas, Munich
Meyric Hughes, Henry and Gijs van Tuyl:Blast to Freeze: British Art in the 20th Century (catalogue), Kunstmuseum Wolfsburg in association with Hatje Cantz Publishers
Garlake, Margaret (intro.): Henry Moore and the Geometry of Fear (catalogue), James Hyman Fine Art, London
United Kingdom United States, (catalogue), Waddington Galleries, London
2003
Renfrew, Colin: ‘The Art of Interpretation’, The Scotsman: Scotsman magazine, 15 March, pp.8-11
2004
William Turnbull: heads and figures 1953-56 (catalogue), James Hyman Fine Art, London
Stephens, Chris and Katherine Stout (eds.): Art and the 60s: This Was Tomorrow (catalogue), Tate Britain, London
William Turnbull, Waddington Galleries, London
Paintings, Sculpture and Works on Paper, Waddington Galleries, London
The challenge of post-war painting (catalogue), James Hyman Fine Art, London
William Turnbull: Paintings 1959 – 1963, Bronze Sculpture 1954 – 1958 (catalogue), Waddington Galleries, London
2005
Davidson, Amanda A.: The Sculpture of William Turnbull, The Henry Moore Foundation, Hertfordshire in association with Lund Humphries, Hampshire
Lilley, Clare: William Turnbull Retrospective 1946-2003 (exhibition guide), Yorkshire Sculpture Park, Wakefield
Wainwright, Martin: ‘Sculpture park goes underground’, The Guardian, 14 May
Packer, William: ‘Goddesses of the north’, Financial Times, 16 May, p. 11
Harris, Lucien: 'What's On', The Art Newspaper, June, p. 7
40 Jahre Galerie Thomas, Nr.2, Galerie Thomas, Munich
2006
Bugler, Caroline (ed.): The Art Fund, 2005 Review, p. 64
2007
William Turnbull Sculpture & Paintings from 1946 to 1962 (catalogue), Waddington Galleries, London

 

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