Reviews & articles: for Modern Painters, Royal Academy Magazine, Galleries Magazine, BBC Radio 4, Abstract critical.com.  Art History talks & catalogue essays: for The National Gallery London (Artists Eye 2011), Kettles Yard Gallery Cambridge (Roger Hilton 2008), The Estorick Collection London (Zoran Music 2010), Colchester School of Art (Writing on Water 2014), Birkbeck London University (Artists & India 2007), Broadbent London (Sam Francis 2001), BBC Radio 4 (Artists & Colour 1996, Artists & the Sea 1997).  Curating: Genius Loci (Galeria Ceribelli, Italy 2008), Another Country (Estorick Collection, London 2010), Vital Signs (Clifford Chance, London 2015)

 

Recent Essays & Articles 

  • The West & India in Contemporary Art 2007 Masters dissertation, Birkbeck University of London 2007
  • Roger Hilton 2008  Catalogue text for exhibition Roger Hilton, Swinging out into the Void at Kettle's Yard, Cambridge University 2008
  • Genius Loci catalogue 2008 Ceribelli Gallery Italy This catalogue is available for download  here
  • Zoran Music 2010 The Landscapes of Zoran Music by Luke Elwes: catalogue essay for Another Country, Estorick Collection 2010
  • Turner's Evening Star 2011  Text of the talk given at the National Gallery, June 2011
  • Cecily Brown, recent paintings   Abstractcritical.com   August 2011 Read here
  • Contemporary drawing   Abstractcritical.com   September 2011  Read here
  • Robert Motherwell, work on paper   Abstractcritical.com   October 2011   Read here
  • Contemporary Art Collectors   Abstractcritical.com   October 2011   Read here
  • Tess Jaray   Abstractcritical.com   October 2012 Read here
  • Julie Mehretu   Abstractcritical.com   May 2013   Read here
  • The Edge of Painting  Abstractcritical.com   December 2013Read here
  • Phyllida Barlow & Richard Smith  Abstractcritical.comJune 2014Read here

 

Backlist of Reviews and Articles 1988 -2006

  • Georg Baselitz   Anthony D’Offay Gallery     Galleries Magazine Jan 1988
  • Ross Bleckner   Waddington Galleries   Galleries MagazineJune 1988
  • The Art of Papunya Tula    Rebecca Hossack Gallery   Galleries MagazineJune1989            
  • Indian Miniatures  Albemarle Gallery   Galleries MagazineOct 1989
  • Turner: Painting & Poetry   Tate Gallery   Galleries MagazineMay 1990
  • Frank Auerbach   Marlborough Fine Art   Galleries MagazineSept 1990
  • Carlos Forns Bada  Raab Gallery   Galleries MagazineDec1990
  • Corot   Manchester & Norwich Museums   Royal Academy MagazineMay 1991
  • ConstableTate Gallery   Galleries MagazineJuly 1991
  • Estelle ThompsonPurdy Hicks Gallery   Galleries MagazineSept 1991
  • The Japan Festival  Victoria & Albert Museum   Royal Academy Magazine   Oct1991
  • Alan Davie  Gimpel Fils Gallery   Royal Academy Magazine   Jan 1992
  • Klaus FriedebergerWoodlands Art Gallery   Galleries MagazineNov 1992
  • Artist Responseto Natalie Wheen's essay   Modern PaintersDec 1992
  • Georgia O’ Keeffe  Hayward Gallery   Royal Academy Magazine   Apr 1993
  • Images of ChristSt. Paul’s Cathedral   Royal Academy Magazine   July 1993
  • Russian IconsV& A Museum   Royal Academy Magazine   Oct1993
  • Passport To PaintLuke Elwes   Traveller Magazine   Oct 1993
  • Spanish Still LifeNational Gallery   Royal Academy Magazine   Mar 1995
  • Fred WilliamsMarlborough Fine Art   Galleries Magazine   Nov 1995
  • A Christmas Storyby Luke Elwes   Harpers & Queen   Dec 1995
  • Shows in New York   Modern Painters   June1996
  • Mysteries of Ancient China  British Museum   Royal Academy Magazine   Oct1996
  • Lamu by Luke Elwes   Readers Digest    Dec 1996
  • Letter from Himalayas by Luke Elwes   Harpers & Queen   Mar1997
  • Looking not Thinking by Luke Elwes   Modern PaintersOct 1997
  • Patrick Heron  Tate Retrospective   Royal Academy MagazineMay 1998
  • Landscape NowLondon Gallery Survey   Galleries MagazineJuly 1998
  • Caro LiddellRebecca Hossack Gallery   Galleries MagazineOct1998
  • Charlotte VerityBrowse and Darby Gallery   Galleries MagazineDec 1998
  • Burmese Art   British Museum   Royal Academy MagazineMay 2000
  • Nina MurdochBlue Gallery   Galleries MagazineOct2000
  • Pip DickensElgin Gallery   Galleries MagazineFeb2001
  • Sam Francis A Floating World    Broadbent Gallery, catalogue essayJune 2001
  • TerryFfyffe Lamont Gallery   Galleries Magazine Sept 2001
  • The Blind man & the Elephant by Luke Elwes   Modern PaintersMar2001
  • Rites of Passage Survey of recent Art GraduatesRoyal Academy MagazineOct2001
  • Anthony FryBrowse and Darby   Galleries MagazineOct2002
  • New York Letter by Luke Elwes   Modern Painters    Jan2003
  • Tom Hammick  Eagle Gallery/Emma Hill   Galleries Magazine   Mar2003
  • Maurice CockrillArcheus Fine Art   Galleries Magazine   Mar2004
  • Cy TwomblyGagosian Gallery   Birkbeck, London University, June 2004
  • Christina Rodriguez by Luke Elwes   Exhibition Catalogue   Mar2006
  • Trevor Bell Said Gallery, Oxford   Galleries MagazineJuly 2006