Journals, Book Chapters & Catalog Articles


Lebowitz, Cathy “Newton Harrison and Helen Mayer Harrison,” Art in America 97 no. 5 (May 2009): 152, 154


Allen, Jane Ingram. “A Marriage Made on Earth: Helen Mayer Harrison and Newton Harrison” in Public Art Review, issue 38, Spring/Summer 2008. pp. 28-30. Magazine Article.

Hughes, Jon. “What if life imitated art?” in Ecologist, Dec/Jan 2008. pp. 32-37. Magazine Article.


Allen, Jane Ingram. “How Big is Here: A Conversation with Helen Mayer Harrison and Newton Harrison” in Sculpture magazine, December 2007. pp. 48-53. Magazine Article.


Gottwald, Franz-Theo & Christa Thomas “Halbinsel Europa” in Faszination Austellung: Praxisbuch für Umweltthemen, Braun/ Peters/ Pyhel, eds. Leipzig, Seyde und Partner 2003. pp. 239-252.

Witzgall, Susanne. Kunst nach der Wissenschaft. Nürnberg, Verlag für moderne Kunst 2003. pp. 63,64. Book Chapter.

Heartney, Eleanor “Mapping a Better World” in Art in America, October 2003. pp. 114-119.

Goddard, Donald. “Newton Harrison, Helen Mayer Harrison: Peninsula Europe.” in New York Art World, 2003. Article.


Cuadra, Manuel. “Coevolution” in RheinMainRegionale: Der Ballungsraum Frankfurt auf dem Weg zum Kulturraum,. Hamburg, Junius Verlag 2002. pp. 32-43. Book Chapter.

Sarnoff, Irving and Suzanne. Intimate Creativity: Partners in Love and Art. Madison, Wisconsin, University of Wisconsin Press 2002. pp. 62, 101-102, 151-152, 203-204. Book Reference.


Green, Charles. “Memory and Ethics: Helen Mayer Harrison and Newton Harrison” in The Third Hand: “Collaboration in Art from Conceptualism to Postmodernism”. Minneapolis, University of Minnesota Press 2001. pp. 97-121. Book Chapter.

Thackera, Davina. “Nurturing Nature” in New Frontiers Vol. 1, No. 5, April 2001. pp.16-25. Journal Article.


Bijvoet, Marga. “Helen Mayer Harrison and Newton Harrison: the Ecological Argument” in Art as Inquiry: Toward New Collaborations Between Art, Science and Technology. New York, Peter Lang Publishing 1997. pp. 136-148. Book Chapter.

Kurt, Hildegaard. “Nachhaltigkeit- eine Herausforderung an die Kunst?” in kulturpolitische mitteilungen 97. pp. 48,49. Magazine Article.


de Regt, Adriaan. “The Reason For Art” in Green Heart Vision. 1995. pp.27-28. Catalog Article. Wesemael, Martin. “In the Studio” in Green Heart Vision. 1995. pp 29-30


Raskin, David. “Jetties and Lagoons” in Tracing Culture. New York, D.A.P. 1994. pp. 139-156. Book Chapter.

Heartney, Eleanor. “Ecopolitics/Ecopoetry: Helen and Newton Harrison’s Environmental Talking Cure” in But is it Art? Nina Felshin, ed. Seattle, Bay Press 1994. pp. 141-164. Book Chapter.


Murray, Tim. “Allegorizing ‘Content’: Metaphysical contradictions in the Harrisons’ Lagoon Cycle.” in Like a Film: Ideological Fantasy on Screen, Camera and Canvas. London, Routledge 1993. pp. 207-234.

Fillen-yeh, Susan. “The Serpentine Lattice: Where you said a Lattice and I said a Serpentine and you said Network the Watersheds and I said a Game of Go.” in The Serpentine Lattice. Portland, OR, Reed College Office of News and Publications 1993. pp. 16-23. Catalog Article.


Adcock, Craig. “Conversational Drift: Helen Mayer Harrison/ Newton Harrison.” Art Journal, Volume 57, No. 2. pp. 35-45, 81. Journal Article.


Solnit, Rebecca. “Helen Mayer Harrison/ Newton Harrison: Metaphor and Habitat.” Artspace magazine, July/August 1990. pp. 49-53. Magazine article.

Zabel, Igor. “Helen Mayer Harrison/ Newton Harrison.” M’ars, Letnik 11, Stevilka 3, Jesen 1990. pp. 40-48. Journal article.


Perine, Robert. Andrea, I. eds. “San Diego Artists.” Encenitas CA; Artras Publishing 1988. pp. 104-107. Interview.

Raven, Arlene. “Crossing Over: Feminism and the Art of Social Concern.” Ann Arbor, Michigan; 1988. pp. 139-144. Book Citation


McGreevy, Linda. “Improving the Future: The Eco-Aesthetics of Newton and Helen Harrison” in Arts Magazine, November 1987. pp. 69-72. Magazine article.


Ratcliff, Carter “A Compendium of Possibilities.” pp. 11-16. Lagoon Cycle. Ithica, NY; Cornell University Office of Publications, 1985. Catalog article.

Decertau, Michel “Pay Attention: To Make Art.” Lagoon Cycle. Ithica, NY; Cornell University Office of Publications, 1985. pp. 17-23. Catalog article.


Lindner, Vicky “Peformance.” Omni magazine, October 1981. pp. 38,188. Magazine article.


Burnham, Jack. “Great Western Salt Works: Essays on the meaning of post-Formalist art.” George Braziller, NY 1974. pp. 163-166. Book chapter.