Elwyn Dennis : Artist


Publications (Newspaper articles excluded)

Dennis, E., 1968 Sculpture---Past and Present. Art and Australia Vol. 5 No. 4: pp. 600-606

Dennis, E., 1968 Sculpture at the National Gallery of Victoria. Art and Australia Vol. 6 No. 3: pp. 118-221

Dennis, E., 1969 Lenton Parr---an Australian Assett. Art and Australia Vol. 6 No. 4: pp. 303-309

Dennis, E., 1970 Our Flat World Art and Australia Vol. 7 No. 4: pp. 329-331

Dennis, E., 1977 A Tight Little Essay on Art. Elwyn Dennis Profile 4 University of Melbourne Gallery Catalogue

Dennis, E., 1980 Once Over Lightly. 15 Sculptors Catalogue National Gallery of Victoria Art School Gallery

Dennis, E., 1980 State of the Art. Transitions - A Discourse on Architecture Vol. 1 No. 4: pp. 29-32

Dennis, E., 1981 A Verbal Response. 1st Australian Sculpture Triennial Catalogue Mildura Arts Centre

Dennis, E., 1982 Essay. 8th Mildura Sculpture Triennial Catalogue MIldura Arts Centre

Dennis, E., 1983 Three Years. Gryphon Gallery Calalogue, Melbourne College of Advance Education

Dennis, E., 1985 Essay. Sculptors as Craftsmen Catalogue, Meatmarket Craft Centre, Melbourne

Dennis, E., 1990 Clouds. Sounds Australian No. 26: pp. 25-26

Dennis, E., 1991 Five Problems. Ballarat University Printing Centre

Selected References

Jenkins, D., Twenty-two Australian Composers, NMP Press, Melbourne 1989. pp. 66-74

Scarlett, K., Australian Sculptors, Nelson, Melbourne 1980. pp. 170-172

Scarlett, K., Elwyn Dennis, Gryphon Gallery Calalogue, Melbourne College of Advance Education 1983

Sturgeon, G., The Development of Australian Sculpture, Thames & Hudson: Sydney 1978. (Though I hesitate to refer anyone to this confused description of my work.

Thomson, G. and Lansell, R.L., C. Elwyn Dennis, Aldine Press, Melbourne, 1966

Transitions, Vol. 1, No. 5. Nov. 1980

Who's Who in Music, International Biographical Centre, Cambridge, 1988.

Who's Who in Australiasia, International Biographical Centre, Cambridge, 1990.

Prizes and Awards

Mildura Purchase Prize 1967, Ampol Special Award for Sculpture 1970, Caulfield Arts Centre Purchase Prize 1979


National Gallery of Victoria, Mildura Arts Centre, Caulfield Art Centre, University of Melbourne, I.B.M., Department of Civil Aviation, ABC archives. Private Collections: Australia, U.S.A., Europe, South-east Asia