Books and Solo Exhibition Catalogues

Journey To The Surface of The Earth ,
Institute of Contemporary Arts, London, 1969

Journey To The Surface of The Earth: Mark Boyle's Atlas and Manual ,
Edition Hansjörg Mayer, Cologne, 1970. Text by Mark Boyle, insert J.L.Locher

Michael Compton, Mark Boyle, British Pavilion, Venice Biennale 1978 ,
British Council, London, 1978

J. L. Locher, Mark Boyle's Journey to the Surface of the Earth ,
Edition Hansjörg Mayer, Stuttgart, 1978

Mark Boyle und Joan Hills' Reise um die Welt / Mark Boyle and Joan Hills' Journey to the Surface of the Earth , Kunstmuseum, Lucerne, 1978

Mark Boyle at Opdage Virkeligheden ,
Louisiana Revy, Louisiana Museum, Humlebaek, 1979

Mark Boyle und Joan Hills' Reise um die Welt / Mark Boyle and Joan Hills' Journey to the Surface of the Earth , Museum Am Ostwall, Dortmund, 1979

Mark Boyle und Joan Hills' Reise um die Welt 3: Schweizer Serie / Mark Boyle and Joan Hills' Journey to the Surface of the Earth 3: The Swiss Site ,
Kunstmuseum, Lucerne, 1980

The Boyle Family Archives ,
Henie-Onstad Kunstsenter, Høvikodden, Oslo, 1985

Beyond Image: Boyle Family ,
Arts Council of Great Britain (Hayward Gallery), London, 1986. essays by Mark Boyle and David Thompson.

Familia Boyle: 19a Bienal Sao Paulo ,
British Council, London, 1987

Boyle Family: The Japan Series ,
Nishimura Gallery, Tokyo, 1990

Down to Earth: Boyle Family in New Zealand ,
Auckland City Art Gallery, Auckland, 1990

Boyle Family: Docklands Series - London ,
Runkle-Hue Williams Gallery, London, 1991

Boyle Family, National Galleries of Scotland, Edinburgh, 2003.
Essays by Patrick Elliott, Bill Hare and Andrew Wilson.

General Books and Group Exhibition Catalogues

Ledlanet Nights Exhibition, Painting Sculpture & Things by Living Scottish Artists ,
Ledlanet, Edinburgh, 1963

Douglas Hall, Traverse Festival Exhibition of International Contemporary Art ,
Traverse Festival Gallery, Edinburgh, 1964

Lilian Somerville, Cinquème Biennale de Paris ,
Musée d'Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris, 1967

Gerald Woods (ed.), Art without Boundaries 1950-1970 ,
Thames & Hudson, London, 1972

David Thompson, Recent British Art [Britisk Nutidskunst ],
Nordjyllands Kunstmuseum, Aalborg / British Council, London, 1978

C. Lacey, Art Anglais D'aujourd'hui ,
Musée Rath, Geneva, 1980

Robert Hewison,   Too Much: Art and Society in the Sixties 1960 - 75,
London, 1986

Ihor Holubizky, Mapping: Curatorial Project #7 ,
Art Gallery of Hamilton, Hamilton, Ontario, 1991

David Mellor, The Sixties Art Scene in London ,
Phaidon, London, 1993

This object, that object: to reveal the hidden meaning of things - an exhibition of contemporary European art from the permanent collection of the McMaster University ,
McMaster University Art Gallery, Hamilton, Ontario, 1994

Annelie Lutgens and Susannah Cremer-Bermbach, Fluxus und Nouveaux Realistes: Sammlung Cremer fur die Hamburger Kunsthalle ,
Hamburger Kunsthalle, Hamburg, 1995

Im Kunstlicht: Photographie im 20 Jahrhundert aus den Sammlungen in Kunsthaus Zurich [In the limelight: photography in the 20 th century from the collections in the Kunsthaus Zurich], Zurich: Kunsthaus Zurich, 1996

Paul Schimmel (ed.), Out of Actions:Between Performance and the Object 1949-1979 ,
The Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles / Thames & Hudson, 1998

Andrew Patrizio, Contemporary Sculpture in Scotland ,
Sydney, Craftsman House, 1999

Clive Philpot and Andrea Tarsia, Live in Your Head: Concept and Experiment in Britain 1965 - 7, Whitechapel Art Gallery, London 2000

Ross Birrell, Alec Finlay and Steve Robb (eds.), Justified sinners: An archaeology of Scottish counter-culture (1960-2000) , Pocketbooks, Edinburgh, 2002

Andrew Wilson, 'Everything: A view on a Developing Counterculture in the mid 1960's in London' in Henry Meyric Hughes and Gijs van Tuyl (eds.), Blast to Freeze: British Art in the 20 th Century, Kunstmuseum Wolfsburg, 2002, pp.214-20

Andrew Wilson, 'A Poetics of Dissent; Notes on a Developing Counterculture in London in the Early Sixties', in Chris Stephens and Katharine Stout (eds.), Art & the 60s This was Tomorrow, Tate Britain, London, 2004, pp.92-111


David Irwin, 'Edinburgh Festival exhibition,' Burlington Magazine , no.106, October 1964, p.474

'Background to a Series of Events at the ICA', ICA Bulletin , May 1965, no.146, p.6-7

'Happenings' ICA Bulletin , June 1965, no.147, p.14

Mark Boyle, statement in Control Magazine   No.1, July 1965

Jasia Reichardt, 'La jeune génération en Grande Bretagne,' Aujourd'hui 9 July 1965, p.75

Jasia Reichardt, 'On chance and Mark Boyle,' Studio International , October 1966, pp.164-5

Mark Boyle, 'Two statements by Mark Boyle,' Studio International ,   October 1966, pp.196-7

Anon., 'British Artists at the Biennale des Jeunes in Paris,' Studio International 174, September 1967, pp.85 and 92-3

Jasia Reichardt, 'Boyle's objective topography,' Architectural Design no.39, August 1969, p.39

David Thompson, 'Object experience, drama,' Studio International no.177, June 1969, pp.276-9

'Good earth: Wanting to Isolate the Aggregate,' Art and Artists no.4, June 1969, pp.24-5

Anon., 'Journey to the Surface of the Earth' in ICA Eventsheet May 1969

P. Oakes, 'Welcome to your World', Sunday Times , 27 September 1970, p.26

Guy Brett, 'Objects, Space and Identity', The Times , 9 December 1970

Cordelia Oliver, 'Boyle's Laws', [Kelvin Hall, Glasgow exhibition], Guardian , 25 June 1973, p.10

Emilio Coia, 'Journey to the Surface', [Kelvin Hall, Glasgow exhibition], Scotsman , 25 June 1973

G. Wirth, 'Galerie Müller, Stuttgart: ausstellung,' Kunstwerk no.26, November 1973, p.47

Caroline Tisdall, 'Hamilton and Boyle' [Serpentine Gallery, London: Exhibition] , Guardian , 10 October 1975, p.8

P. Rouve, Hamilton and Boyle [Serpentine Gallery, London: Exhibition],   Arts Review 27, 17 Oct. 1975, p.589

Richard Cork, 'End of the Soft Sell: Hamilton and Boyle' [Serpentine Gallery, London: Exhibition], Evening Standard , 30 October 1975, p.22

'Serpentine Gallery, London: exhibit,' Art News 74, December 1975, p.101

F. Edwards, 'Structure - Energy - Materials: About Mark Boyle [Struktur - Energi - Materia: Om Mark Boyle],' Paletten 2, 1977, pp.6-9

B. Wright, 'Felicity Samuel Gallery, London: Exhibit,' Arts Review , 28 October 1977, p.652

Marina Vaizey, 'One Mans road Towards Reality', Sunday Times , 30 October 1977, p.38

M. Quantrill 'London letter [Felicity Samuel Gallery, London: exhibition],' Art International 21, December 1977, p.58

'Felicity Samuel Gallery, London: exhibit,' Art News 77, January 1978, p.132

Paul Overy, 'Venice Biennale', The Times , 4 July 1978, p.15

William Feaver, 'Carnival of the Animals: Venice Biennale', Observer , 9 July 1978, p.24

Isobel Johnstone, 'Animal Crackers: Venice Biennale', Scotsman , 17 July 1978

Marina Vaizey and Michael Compton, 'Mark Boyle', Arts Review no.30, 21 July 1978, pp.371-4.

H. Martin, 'Venice Biennale: back to nature,' Art International no.22, October 1978, p.70

Michael Compton, 'Mark Boyle,' Louisiana Revy 19, February 1979, pp.27-31, 35

F. Edwards, 'To Discover Reality', Louisiana Revy 19, February 1979, pp.33-5

Marina Vaizey, 'Eight from England: images that make themselves,' Artnews no.79, January 1980, pp.75ff

John Russell, [Charles Cowles Gallery, New York: exhibition], New York Times , 18 April 1980

D. Stapp, 'Charles Cowles Gallery, New York', Arts Magazine no.54, June 1980, p.28

D.Tarzan, [Richard Hines Gallery, Seattle: exhibition], Seattle Times , 29 June 1980

M. Levy, 'Topographical abstractions: Richard Hines Gallery, Seattle: exhibit,' Artweek 11, 5 July 1980, p.16

R. Hackett, 'Paying homage to Nature with earthy works', [Seattle Art Museum: exhibition], Seattle Post Intelligencer , 19 April 1981

S. Mertens, 'Thin skins of reality' [Seattle Art Museum: exhibition], The Vancouver Sun, 13 May 1981

R. Pincus, 'Works by Boyle and Hills at Newport Harbor Art Museum', Los Angeles Times, 17 August 1981

'When the Dust Settles: Mark Boyle interviewed by Mark Bloch' High Performance 4 , no.3, Fall 1981, pp.73-4

P. Clothier, '[Newport Harbor Art Museum: exhibition],' Art in America no.69, December 1981, p.150

A. Morch, [San Francisco Museum of Modern Art: exhibition], San Francisco Examiner , 1 November 1982

C. French, 'Journey of exploration [San Francisco Museum of Modern Art: exhibition],' Artweek 13, 20 November 1982, pp.1ff

Mike Zwerin, 'Mark Boyle's trip to earth's surface', International Herald Tribune , 30 April 1986

Jane Wheatley, 'Four Feuding Autocrats', Sunday Times Magazine , 12 October 1986

Clare Henry, 'Boyle Family's Journey' [Hayward Gallery, London: exhibition], Glasgow Herald , 4 November 1986

Marina Warner,'Pavement Artists at the Hayward', [Hayward Gallery, London: exhibition], Independent, 9 November 1986

William Packer, 'Art from the Earth', [Hayward Gallery, London: exhibition], Financial Times, 20 November 1986

Polly Devlin, 'A Family Journey...', International Herald Tribune , 22 November 1986

Henry Lydiate, 'The Boyle family,' Art Monthly no.101, November 1986, pp.6-9

J. Spurling, 'Terra fibreglass', [Hayward Gallery, London: exhibition], 28 November 1986

Brian Sewell, 'Baffled by a Family Secret', [Hayward Gallery, London: exhibition], Evening Standard , 2 December 1986

Anne Cendre, [Hayward Gallery, London: exhibition], Tribune des Arts 14, 3 December 1986

Richard Cork, 'Mystery Tour' [Hayward Gallery, London: exhibition], The Listener , 11 December 1986

Peter Fischer, 'die verboylte Welt', [Hayward Gallery, London: exhibition], Hannoversche Allegemeine Zeitung , 13 December 1986

Mary-Rose Beaumont, 'Beyond Image [Hayward Gallery, London: exhibition],' Arts Review 38, 19 December 1986, p.696

William Feaver, 'Beyond the Image', Art News no.86, January 1987, p.99.

T. Godfrey, '[Hayward Gallery, London, exhibit],' Burlington Magazine 129, January 1987, p.47

Eduardo de Benito, 'Boyle Family Viaje por la Superficie de la Tierra',   Lapiz 39, 1987

Christiane Bergob, [Hayward Gallery, London: exhibit], Kunstforum International , no.87, January 1987

N. Rosen, 'The Boyle's, Waging Art', Washington Post , 1 March 1987

Ennio Pouchard, 'Oltre l' familglia   Boyle', L'Umanita , 17 March 1987

Richard Jaques [Glasgow Art Gallery exhibition], Scotsman , 23 March 1987

Nicolau Sevcenko, 'A arte e a terra da familia Boyle', interview with Mark Boyle, Folha de Sao Paulo , 27 June 1987

S. Czerny, 'Boyle Family', Architektur & Wohnen , August / September 1987

A.C. Foschini, 'The radical search for time and truth', [Sao Paulo Bienal exhibition], O Estado de Sao Paulo , 30 September 1987

A. Martins, [Sao Paulo Bienal exhibition], O Globo, 20 January 1988

C. Gardner, '[Turske & Whitney Gallery, Los Angeles: exhibition],' Artforum no.26, March 1988, pp.146-7

F. Fehlau, '[Turske & Whitney Gallery, Los Angeles: exhibition],' Flash Art no.139, March / April 1988, pp.116-7

N. Lynton, 'Boyle Family: Real Images,' Cimaise no.35, January-March 1988, pp.81-4

L. Debecque -Michel, [Galerie Lelong, Paris: exhibition], Opus , May / June 1988

S. Taylor, '[Richard Gray Gallery, Chicago: exhibition],' Art News no.88, March 1989, pp.185-6

S. A. Snodgrass, '[Richard Gray Gallery, Chicago: exhibition],' New Art Examiner 16, March 1989, pp.46-7

Diana Saez, 'Representation Beyond Image', Art Journal , January 1990

Richard Cork, 'The Boyle family,' Kunstforum International 107, April-May 1990, pp.232-4

Boyle Family 'Interview' [Nishimura Gallery, Tokyo: exhibition], Bijutu Techo magazine, February 1991

Mary-Rose Beaumont, 'Boyle Family: Exhibition at Runkle-Hue Williams Gallery,' Arts Review 43, 14 June 1991, p.296

C. Joyce, '[Runkle-Hue Williams Gallery, London: exhibit],' Flash Art no.160, October 1991, p.144

Mark Boyle, 'This rock, this street, this earth,' Art & Design no.9, May / June 1994, pp.80-3

Edwin Pouncy, 'Light laboratories,' Frieze no.46, May 1999, pp.56-9

Matthew Sweet, 'Home Territory' Independent on Sunday Review, 9 May 1999, pp.42-7

E. Gibb, 'A Family Affair', Sunday Herald Magazine , 19 March 2000

C. Lyttleton, 'Journey to the Surface of the Earth', Evening Standard , 20 March 2000, p.62

Bill Hare, 'Boyle Family: Unmapping Cartography,' Contemporary Visual Arts no.31, 2000, pp.58-63

Alastair McKay, Scotsman Magazine, 26 July 2003

Jay Meyrick, 'Ground Zero', Blueprint, August 2003, pp.58-62

Blake Morrison, interview with Boyle Family, Harpers & Queen, August 2003, pp.47-8

Amanda Mitchison, 'Street art', The Sunday Telegraph Magazine, 3 August 2003, pp.28-31

Elizabeth Mahoney, ' We haven't had a conventional life', The Guardian G2, 11 August 2003, pp.10-11

Moira Jeffrey, 'Decades of work show visionary genius of family pioneers', [Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art, Edinburgh: exhibition], The Herald, 16 August 2003

Catriona Black, 'The Earth Moved', [SNGMA, Edinburgh: exhibition], Sunday Herald, 17 August 2003

Laura Cumming, 'Mud, mud, glorious mud', [SNGMA, Edinburgh: exhibition], The Observer, 17 August 2003

Charles Darwent, 'And you think your family is all at sea...', [SNGMA, Edinburgh: exhibition], The Independent on Sunday, 17 August 2003

Iain Gale, [SNGMA, Edinburgh: exhibition], Scotland on Sunday, 17 August 2003, p.12

Frank Whitford, [SNGMA, Edinburgh: exhibition], The Sunday Times Culture section, 17 August 2003, pp.22-3

Sue Hubbard, 'Boyles' law', [SNGMA, Edinburgh: exhibition], The Independent Review section, 19 August 2003, pp14-5

Sebastian Smee, 'Patrons of the darts take on the world', [SNGMA, Edinburgh: exhibition], The Daily Telegraph, 21 August 2003

Martin Gayford, 'The ground beneath our feet', [SNGMA, Edinburgh: exhibition], The Sunday Telegraph, 24 August 2003

Peter Aspden, 'The ground beneath their feet', [SNGMA, Edinburgh: exhibition], The Financial Times, 27 August 2003

Rachel Campbell-Johnston, 'Creative juices on the Boyle', [SNGMA, Edinburgh: exhibition], The Times T2, 27 August 2003, pp.16-7

Richard Cork, 'In the family way', [SNGMA, Edinburgh: exhibition], The New Statesman, 8 September 2003, pp.44-5

David Briers, [SNGMA, Edinburgh: exhibition], Art Monthly, October 2003, p26

Sarah Whitfield, [SNGMA, Edinburgh: exhibition], The Burlington Magazine no. 1207, October 2003, pp736-8

Martin Herbert, [SNGMA, Edinburgh: exhibition], Tema Celeste no.100, November 2003, p108

Barry Schwabsky, [SNGMA, Edinburgh: exhibition], Artforum December 2003, p.158

Elizabeth Ferrer, [SNGMA, Edinburgh: exhibition], Sculpture Vol. 23 no.5, June 2004, pp.77-8