Peter O'Brien

W r i t e r ~ E d i t o r ~ A r t i s t

Articles and Reviews

Among the specific issues of journals and magazines in which I’ve had articles or reviews (selected):

Int Des     Descant food cover

Parachute     Can Art cover

Can Art History cover     UTQ cover

BiC     Azure


Among the articles and reviews I’ve published (selected):

Globe km 1

Globe km 2

In case you want to read more, here are PDFs of some other pieces (the number of pages is indicated):

Alberto Manguel Parent Child in Globe and Mail 1

Alberto Manguel in Toronto Star 3

Alex Colville in McGill News 4

Alison Gordon in National Post 1

Antonin Artaud in Fortnightly Review 4

Antony Gormley in National Post 5

Betty Goodwin catalogue translation 1

Bruce Mau in Montreal Gazette 2

Bruce McCall in Financial Post 1

Canadian Art A Z in Montreal Gazette 3

Coach House in Books in Canada 2

David Milne in U of T Bulletin 5

Doris McCarthy in Globe and Mail 2

Douglas Copeland in Montreal Gazette 2

Eleanor Bond in C Magazine 2

Erin Mouré in Essays on Canadian Writing 4

Family Through the Ages in Montreal Gazette 2

Fred Varley Bio in Globe and Mail 2

Gathie Falk in Parachute 2

Geek Chic in Azure 1

Geoffrey James Lethbridge in Books in Canada 2

Geoffrey James P P F for U of T Art Centre 11

Geoffrey James Paris in Montreal Gazette 4

George Bowering in Canadian Literature 1

Good Bad and Picasso in Toronto Star 2

Group of Seven in Books in Canada 2

Hughes on Rome in Globe and Mail 2

Immaculate Perception Dewdney in Rubicon 2

Jack Layton Art in Action 3

Jeffrey Spalding in Canadian Art 1

John Hartman in Globe and Mail 3

John Ralston Saul in Montreal Gazette 3

Keath Fraser in Globe and Mail 1

L’ART PENSE catalogue translation 1

Laura Evelyn Mooney Gingras O’Brien 1

LOFWFW in Art Research International 12

Lorène Bourgeois in C Magazine 1

Michael Davey in Lola 1

Michael Moriarty in Globe and Mail 1

Michael Snow in Journal of Canadian Art History 6

Narrative Philanthropy in GPIC 4

Northrop Frye in Bulletin 3

Ondaatje in Rubicon 1

Peter Dale Scott in Rubicon 5

Peter Legris in C Magazine 1

Pierre Dorion in C Magazine 2

Quinton and Armstrong Textiles 2

Recent Canadian Artists’ Books in Descant 23

Richard Purdy catalogue 2

Robert Finley on Columbus in Montreal Gazette 2

Robertson Davies in U of T Buletin 1

Roland McHugh in McGill Literary Journal 1

Ron Haselden in Aspects 6

Sarah Hall Greenwood in Studio 2

Sarah Hall UBC in Interior Design 1

Saul Bellow in Financial Post 1

Spontaneity in Globe and Mail 2

Su Schnee in C Magazine 2

Susan Rothenberg in Globe and Mail 3

Tom Thomson in Montreal Gazette 3

TPOB in Ann Hamilton installation 4

Une rompe gastronomique in Globe and Mail 1

Victoria Dickenson Human Nature in National Post 3

Wade Rowland in Globe and Mail 1

What’s New in Argyle 1

Will Gorlitz in University of Toronto Quarterly 9

X Rubicon Final Editorial 1

YYZ Exhibition John Armstrong in C Magazine 1

Zones d’extase Jolicoeur Shoub Thorneycroft in Views 3


Inclusive list of periodicals and websites where I’ve published or have work forthcoming:

Arbopals (website)


Art / Research International

Arts Atlantic (Charlottetown)

Artwork Artists Forum

Aspects: A Journal of Contemporary Art (Newcastle upon Tyne, England)


Baeck & Call

Bishop Strachan School

Books in Canada

Calgary Living (Calgary)

Canadian Art

Canadian Literature (Vancouver)

Canadian Shaare Zedek Hospital Foundation

C Magazine

COMER: The Journal of the Committee on Monetary and Economic Reform

Concordia University Magazine (Montreal)


Essays on Canadian Writing

Financial Times

Fortnightly Review (England)

Galerie Christiane Chassay (Montreal)

Gift Planning in Canada

Green Heroes (website)

Havergal College

HCE Review (Ireland)

Ilanot Review (Israel)

Imperial Capital

Interior Design (New York)

International Design Centre (Montreal)

James Joyce Quarterly (Tulsa)

Journal of Canadian Art History

Joyce Studies Annual (New York)


Matrix (Montreal)

McGill News Alumni Magazine (Montreal)

Montreal Museum of Fine Arts (Montreal)

More To Life (TVOntario)

National Post

Northern Light (Winnipeg)

OCAD University

Parachute (Montreal)

Quarry (Kingston)

Rubicon (Montreal)

Silver Streams (Ireland)

Studio: Craft & Design in Canada

The Globe and Mail

The Montreal Gazette (Montreal)

The New Canadian Anthology: Poetry and Short Fiction in English (Nelson Publishers)

The Toronto Star

Toronto This Season

Trees Ontario (website)

University of Ontario Institute of Technology (Oshawa)

University of Toronto Art Centre

University of Toronto, Division of University Advancement

University of Toronto Quarterly

VIEWS: Contemporary Canadian Photographic Art

World Literature Today (Norman, Oklahoma)

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