Published writing



IMPRINT, vol. 50, no. 3, Spring 2015
“Who Will Seek to Serve with Conscious Clear” (p.6-7)

Megan Fizell goes underground to talk prints, poetry and politics with visiting artist and curator Marshall Weber from the Booklyn Artists Alliance.




IMPRINT, vol. 50, no. 1, Autumn 2015
Squashings, pressings, and stains: food as a medium in printmaking and works on paper” (p.26)

In the 1960s, artists began experimenting with food as a medium; from the performative meals at Daniel Spoerri’s Eat Art Gallery to the chocolate sculptures by Dieter Roth, the applications of this material were exploratory and wide-ranging. Examining the work of Martynka Wawrzyniak and  Elizabeth Willing alongside the early practitioners demonstrates a new handling of this medium by contemporary artists.



Appetite, November 2013
Sugary Masterpieces” (p.44-47)

An article + recipes about Elizabeth Willing’s performative meal ‘Dessert (II)’ as part of Sugar, Sugar.





Sugar, Sugar
, Brenda May Gallery, 2013
Performative and Interactive Aspects of Sugar in Art“, exhibition catalogue essay (p.2-3)

Artists discussed: Janine Antoni, Karen Finley, Félix González-Torres, Jennifer Rubell, Ed Ruscha and Elizabeth Willing.




Artlink, volume 32, no.4, 2012,
Evidence of a Catastrophe” (p.74-75)

The Weather Reports series of paintings by James Guppy exhibited at Brenda May Gallery, Sydney in 2007.





FEAST journa
l, edition 2 – digestion, October 2012
Cloaca” (p.6, 9-11)

An essay about the work of Wim Delvoye.





Appetite, April 2012
From palette to plate” (p.62-69)

Four recipes and essays originally published on the blog Feasting on Art; Copper Cauldron with Three Eggs, Still-Life with Cherries and Strawberries, Still Life with Plate of Cherries, Corn Cobs.



Acquired Taste: Food and the Art of Consumption, California State University, 2011
Glazed Images“, exhibition catalogue essay (p.19-20)

Artists discussed: Sita Kuratomi Bhaumik, MyersBerg Studios, Claes Oldenburg, Jennifer Rubell and Wayne Thiebaud.






The Journal of Australian Ceramics, volume 50, no.3, November 2011
Love, Loss, Masculinity and the Absurdity of the Human Condition” (p.48)

A brief overview of the personal narratives of Todd Fuller from his solo exhibition Tense at Brenda May Gallery, Sydney.





Ceramics Monthly, volume 59, no. 7, September 2011
Last Supper” (p.42-45)

Julie Green’s ongoing project against capital punishment relies heavily on historical and cultural ceramic conventions, from blue-and-white brush decoration to clay’s relationship to food.





Artlink, volume 31, no. 2, 2011
Ken and Julia Yonetani / Janet Tavener” (p.156)

Review of Ken + Julia Yonetani’s exhibition Still Life: The Food Bowl at Artereal Gallery and Melting Moments by Janet Tavener at Incinerator Art Space





Das Superpaper, Issue 17, 2011
Melinda Le Guay and Anna Eggert: Wire Mesh Steel Dresses” (p.32-33)

This essay addresses the feminist concerns within the sculptural work of Melinda Le Guay and Anna Eggert who construct dresses out of industrial materials.


sloweburncoverSlow Burn – A century of Australian women artists from a private collection, S.H. Ervin Gallery, 2010

Exhibition catalogue: wrote the bios for Jean Bellette, Stella Bowen, Olive Cotton, Julie Dowling, Anna Eggert, Adrienne Gaha, Fiona Hall, Gwyn Hanssen Pigott, Nora Heysen, Margel Hinder, Gertie Huddleston, Narputta Jugadai Nangala, Emily Kame Kngwarreye, Inge King, Yvonne Koolmatrie, Maria Kozic, Elisabeth Kruger, Margo Lewers, Rosemary Madigan, Tempe Manning, Lily Mindidil Karadada, Tracey Moffatt, Eubena Nampitjin, Eileen Napaltjarri, Makinti Napanangka, Walangkura Napanangka, Jan Nelson, Naata Nungurrayi, Bronwyn Oliver, Deborah Paauwe, Rosslynd Piggott, Anna Platten, Hilda Rix Nicholas, Jenny Sages, Lisa Solomon, Wendy Stavrianos, Constance Stokes, Thanakupi, Aida Tomescu, Rosemary Valadon, Vicki Varvaressos and Anne Zahalka.


Ceramics Monthly
, vol. 57, no.10, December 2009
Perfection, Repair and Use” (p.54-57)

In attempt to deepen the communication between maker and user, four artists take a sideways glance at what accepted definitions of function and use can mean.





Gastroporn, or The Sexualised Eater, Runway, 25 November 2015.
Dance & drawing: ways of seeing trace, RealTime, 25 March 2015.
Eating Robert Gober’s Bag of Donuts, art21, Failure issue, 21 January 2014.
Gastro-Vision: The Best in Food-Art 2012, art21, 21 December 2012.
Gastro-Vision: The Best in Food-Art 2010, art21, 17 December 2010.
Fast Food through the Lens of Still Life Photographers, Curator, 12 November 2010.


Feasting on Art posts published on The Christian Science Monitor

Stuffed eggplant, inspired by Henri Matisse, The Christian Science Monitor, 11 November 2013.
Feasting on Art: smoked trout smørrebrød and Gustave CourbetThe Christian Science Monitor, 21 March 2013.
Humble food meets high artThe Christian Science Monitor, 13 October 2012.
Orange honey madeleinesThe Christian Science Monitor, 27 September 2012.
Retro prawn cocktailThe Christian Science Monitor, 20 September 2012.
Feasting on Art: Grilled cornThe Christian Science Monitor, 28 June 2012.
Feasting on Art: Frittata with kale, tomato, and chorizoThe Christian Science Monitor, 12 June 2012.
Feasting on Art: Slow-roasted beetsThe Christian Science Monitor, 29 May 2012.
Roasted Brussels sprouts with lemon and ParmesanThe Christian Science Monitor, 15 May 2012.
Cinco de Mayo: Shrimp tacos with spring onion salsaThe Christian Science Monitor, 1 May 2012.
Cucumber finger sandwichesThe Christian Science Monitor, 7 March 2012.
Old-fashioned molasses cookiesThe Christian Science Monitor, 14 December 2011.
Ravioli capreseThe Christian Science Monitor, 11 November 2011.
What’s Cooking, Uncle Sam?The Christian Science Monitor, 16 June 2011.
Pork and chipotle slidersThe Christian Science Monitor, 28 May 2011.
French toast with garlic and herbsThe Christian Science Monitor, 6 May 2011.
Meatless Monday: Hot and Sour Lime SoupThe Christian Science Monitor, 7 March 2011.
Paul Cézanne tribute: chocolate ginger cake with simmered orangesThe Christian Science Monitor, 19 Jan 2011
Croissant French ToastThe Christian Science Monitor, 25 December 2010.
Salt and vinegar sweet potato friesThe Christian Science Monitor, 2 December 2010.
Steak SaladThe Christian Science Monitor, 10 November 2010.
Roasted Potato SaladThe Christian Science Monitor, 20 October 2010.
Cheeseboard with marinated artichokes and spicy cherry chutneyThe Christian Science Monitor, 15 Oct 2010.
Corn fritters with roasted peppers, cilantro, and fetaThe Christian Science Monitor, 15 Oct 2010.