Donald Locke: Bibliography

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New World, January 18, 1965, “Portrait of an Artist” by Nancy Graham

Ceramic Review, January-February 1974, No. 25, “Four Studio Potters” by Julian Treuherz

Westindian World, Friday, February 21st to Thursday, February 27th, 1975, “An ‘Intensely Guyanese’ Sculptor” by M. Wallace

Express & News, August 1, 1975, “An Air of Exploration” by Linda Talbot Arts Review, London, April 14, 1978, “Amalgam Review” by Guy Burn

Panorama Magazine, Milan, Italy, May 30, 1978, “Donald Locke Galleria Lorenzelli” by Luigi Carluccio

N.p., July  28, 1972, “Locke’s work on show in London”

The Citizen, August 16, 1978, “Donald Locke Spruces up his Sculpture”

State Press, October 10, 1980, “Artist Derives Life from Desert” by Michel DeMarsche

Scottsdale Daily Progress, October, 17, 1980, “Guyanese Sculptor looks to Arizona for his Ideas” by Kelly Walton

ARTSPACE: Southwestern Contemporary Arts Quarterly, Spring 1980, “Donald Locke” by Clarabel Cone and Barbara Cortright

New Art Examiner, February 1982, “Art Press Review” by Mark Michael Leonhart

Scottsdale Daily Progress, March 18, 1983, “Sculptors Debate: What’s Art?” by Kathryn Coe Phoenix Exposure, April 1983, “Perception” by Kimberly Grant Moody

Arizona Republic, June 26, 1983, “Hardball: Sculptor’s Intellectual Demands Teamed up with Aesthetic Drive” by E.J. Montini

Scottsdale Daily Progress, December 28, 1983, “All about Art” by Kelly Walton

Arizona Business Gazette, February 27, 1984, “Blatant, Comical Mix it up at Alwun House” by Mark Barrack

Arizona Living, July 1985, “Artistic Visions” by Mark Alan Barrack

ARTSPACE: Southwestern Contemporary Arts Quarterly, Summer 1986, “Phoenix Letter” by Joseph Young and Barbara Cortright

The Signal, 1987 (cover shot and review), “Donald Locke: Continuing the Dialogue” by David Chorlton

Arizona Republic, January 8, 1988, “Sculptor Extends his Influence through Pen and Classroom: Multitalented Artist Exhibits Bronzes in Tempe” by Susi Lerma

Phoenix Gazette, June 25, 1988, “Show gives Black Artists Exposure” by Lynn Pyne

New Times, March 22-28, 1989, advertisement for “Art Detour” exhibition

Smithsonian Institution’s American Visions, October 1989, “The Multifaceted Donald Locke” by Vicky Hay

The Other Story, 1989, exhibition catalogue, “Recovering Cultural Metaphors” by Rasheed Araeen

Marxist Monthly, 1989, “The Other Story Afro-Asian Artists in Post-War Britain” by Corinna Lotz

Contemporary Forum Newsletter, Spring 1989, “Artists among Us” by Donald Locke

Evening Standard, January 4, 1990, “Black Pride and Prejudice” by Brian Sewell

Phoenix Magazine, January 1990, “The Color of Money” by Lori K. Baker

Art Monthly, February 1990, “The Other Story” by Petrine Archer-Straw

The Phoenix Gazette, n.d., “Modern Sculpture?  Tempe has Array” by Lynn Pyne

The Afro Caribbean Post, n.d., “Donald Locke” by Joan Mooney

Phoenix Gazette, n.d., “‘Artists’ Exhibition a Treat for Arizona” by Lynn Pyne

N.p., n.d., “Whatever else you see it as, this is art” by Barbara Denny

N.p., n.d., “Locke on show at London Art Centre” by Barbara Wright

Black Enterprise, June 1992, “Absolut Locke”, Heritage Series advertisement

Atlanta Journal-Constitution, August 28, 1992, “Building a Creative Atmosphere” by Catherine Fox

Atlanta Journal-Constitution, October 14, 1994, “Donald Locke’s Best Works Come in Small Packages” by Catherine Fox

The Dictionary of Art, #13, edited by Jane Turner, MacMillan Publishers, 1996

Peachtree: The Magazine of Southern Style, July 1996, “Unveiling of An American Renaissance: The Cultural transformation of the New South told through the works of 13 emerging, national artists” by Dr. Maria Lluisa Borras, The Lowe Gallery

Oxford Dictionary of 20th Century Art by Ian Chilvers, 1998

Studio Pottery: Twentieth Century British Ceramics in the Victoria and Albert Museum Collection edited by Oliver Watson, 1999

Creative Loafing, February 1999, “Cultural Hybrid: Donald Locke Exhibit a Visual Autobiography” by Cathy Byrd

British Studio Ceramics, 2002, by Paul Rice

Atlanta Journal-Constitution, July 2002, “The National Black Arts Festival Kicks off Today- Fest’s Best” by Catherine Fox

Creative Loafing, July 10-July 16, 2002, “Amulets and Omens” by Felicia Feaster

Atlanta Journal-Constitution, July 19, 2002, “Getting to Know Joe Potaro” by Catherine Fox

Art Papers Magazine, November/December 2002, “Atlanta Review” by Richard Gess

The 9th Annual Masters Series, Donald Locke: The Road to El Dorado, Twelve Years in Atlanta, exhibition catalogue. Essay: Donald Locke: The Journey of Joe Potaro by Carl E Hazlewood, February 2003

Atlanta Journal-Constitution, February 21, 2003, “The Power of Locke” by Catherine Fox

Sculpture Magazine, April 2003 “Donald Locke, Solomon Projects” by Amre Klimchak

Home Improvement Magazine, November 2003, “Portraying Atlanta’s Artists: Atlanta’s Art Scene Overflows with Talent” by Karen Warren

Talking Furniture Design: The Language of Contemporary Southeastern Artisans, exhibition catalogue, Museum of Design Atlanta, March 2004

Bending the Grid: Modernity, Identity and the Vernacular in the work of Donald Locke, exhibition catalogue. Essay by Curator, Carl E Hazlewood, April 2004

New Jersey, Star-Ledger, Sunday, April 25, 2004, “Guyanese Casts off Colonial Shadow” by Dan Bischoff

The New York Times, New Jersey Section, Sunday, May 30, 2004, “Picasso, Guyanese Jungles And A Robust Hybrid Art” by Benjamin Genocchio

The New York Times, Weekend Fine Arts Section, Friday, June 25, 2004, “Bending the Grid: Modernity, Identity and the Vernacular in the Work of Donald Locke” by Holland Cotter

ArtNet.Com Magazine Review, June 6, 2004, “African Mirror” by Miriam Brumer

Atlanta Journal-Constitution, September 26, 2004, “The Creative Process Demystified” by Catherine Fox

Back to Black, Art, Cinema and the Racial Imaginary, exhibition catalogue, June 2005, published by the Whitechapel Art Gallery and the New Art Gallery Walsall, with essays by Richard J. Powell, David A. Bailey, Petrine Archer-Straw

Art Review Magazine, London, June 2005, “Back to Black Supplement”, essay by Richard J. Powell

Tubman News, October/November/December 2005, “Recent Acquisitions” by The Tubman African American Museum

Atlanta Journal-Constitution, August 20, 2006, “Mini Retrospectives Track Four Artists’ Evolution” by Jerry Cullum

Art News, Wolverhampton, February 19, 2010, “First UK Solo Exhibition Since the 1970s by Donald Locke” by Conte

The Art Section, August 2014, “Art Against the Wall” by Deanna Sirlin

Artist and Empire, exhibition catalogue, 2015, “Out of Empire” by Carole Jacobi

New York Times, May 20, 2016, “Donald Locke, The Plantation Series: Paintings and Sculptures From the 1970s” by Holland Cotter

This is Atlanta with Alicia Steele, n.d., “Donald Locke, Artist” by PBA30 Atlanta’s PBA Station

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