The Art Collection of the Victorian Arts Centre, Victorian Arts Centre, Melbourne, Australia 1992

Asher Bilu: Recent Paintings, The Art Gallery Pty Ltd, 1988

Bonython, Kym, Modern Australian Painting 1970-1975, Rigby Limited, Australia 1976

Bonython, Kym, Modern Australian Painting 1975-1980, Rigby Limited, Australia 1980

Circular Keys/Asher Bilu, New Street Publishing, Australia 2010

Crumlin, Rosemary, Images of Religion in Australian Painting, Bay Books, Kensington, NSW,Australia 1988

Crumlin, Rosemary, The Blake Book/Art, Religion and Spirituality in Australia, MacMillan Art Publishing, Australia 2011

Drury, Neville (Ed) New Art Five, Craftsman House BVI Ltd, Tortola, BVI 1991

Drury, Neville, Images in Contemporary Australian Painting, Craftsman House BVI Ltd, Tortola, BVI 1992

Germaine, Max, Artists and Galleries of Australia and New Zealand, Landsdowne Editions, 1979

Gleeson, James, Masterpieces of Australian Painting, Landsdowne Press Pty Ltd, 1969

Gleeson, James, Modern Painters 1931-1970, Lansdowne Press, Dee Why West, Australia 1971

Heathcote, Christopher, A Quiet Revolution: The Rise of Australian Art 1946-1968, The Text Publishing Company, Melbourne, Victoria 1995

Jones, Stephen, Synthetics/Aspects of Art & Technology in Australia 1956-1975, MIT Press, 2011

Lindsay, Robert (Ed), The Seventies: Australian Paintings and Tapestries, National Australia Bank Collection, Bank of Australasia Limited, Melbourne 1982

Manton, Neil, Cultural Relations: The Other Side of the Diplomatic Coin, Homosapien Books, 2003

McCaughey, Patrick, Australian Abstract Art, Oxford University Press, 1969 (cover image)

McCulloch, Alan, Encyclopedia of Australian Art, Hutchinson Group (Australia) 1984

McCulloch, Alan & McCulloch, Susan, The Encyclopedia of Australian Art, Allen & Unwin, 1984

McCulloch, Alan, with Susan McCulloch and Emily McCulloch Childs, The New McCulloch’s Encyclopedia of Australian Art, The Meigunyah Press, 2006

Nainby, Bryony et al, The CBus Collection of Australian Art, CBus Superannuation Fund & Latrobe Regional Gallery, 2009

Reed, John, New Painting 1952-62, Longmans, Australia 1963

Space Place Space Time/Asher Bilu Paintings and Installations, New Street Publishing, Australia 2010

Reid, Barrett & Underhill, Nancy, Letters of John Reed, Viking, 2001

Smith, Bernard, with Terry Smith, Australian Painting 1788-1990, Oxford University Press, 1991

Smith, Bernard, with Terry Smith and Christopher Heathcote, Australian Painting 1788-2000, Oxford University Press, 2001

Thomas, Daniel, Outlines of Australian Art: The Joseph Brown Collection, The MacMillan Company, Australia 1973

Thomas, Laurie, The Most Noble Art of Them All, University of Queensland Press, St. Lucia, Queensland, Australia 1976

Victoria with Love,, Government of Victoria 1981

Wilson, Ashleigh, Brett Whiteley/Art,Life and the Other Thing, Text Publishing, 2016


The Age

McCaughey, Patrick, Sculpron 1 – Twin Triumph, 11/7/1967
McIntyre, Arthur, Bilu: big, bold, brassy and baroque, 10/8/1982
Weiniger, Peter, Naming Follows the Act of Creation, 9/10/1982
Holloway, Memory 17/11/1982
Catalano, Gary, 17/7/1985
Coventry, Christopher, Asher Bilu’s invitation to engage imagination, 9/11/1990
Bilu’s sculptural escape to give gallery-goers a flutter 1992
Stephens, Andrew, Show of the Stars, Sunday Age, 17/12/2006
Nelson, Robert, Starry Nights reflect Heavenly Forces, 16/1/2008

The Australian

McGrath, Sandra, Space-aged without being spaced out, 12-13/11/1983
Rooney, Robert, Meditations on the surreal thing, 29-30/10/1988

The Australian Jewish News

Bilu Works for Hall 17/9/1982
Bandman, Ken, Application and Colour, 12/11/1982
Pogorelske, Paulyne. Bilu’s quest for beauty and joy, 21/10/1988
Borowski, Tali, Heavenly Visions, 24/11/2006

The Herald

Millar, Ronald, Paintings only in the sense they are framed, 11/7/1985


Art International Volume X1V/10 Christmas 1970, Alan McCulloch, Letter from Australia

Pataphysics Double Issue D/E 1989 Interview Asher Bilu

Artlink, Vol 20 #4 December 2000, Heather Ellyard, Doing Business with the Cosmic

Time Magazine, May 2, 2005/No.17 Michael Fitzgerald, Film’s Man of Flowers

Driven, May 2007, “Asher Bilu: Artist”.

Essentials Magazine, Winter 2007, Ivan Durrant, Asher Bilu – A Perfect Monster

Indesign , Vol 33, May 2008, Penny Craswell, “When Shadows Breathe”.

Essentials Magazine, Issue 17 mid-autumn, Asher Bilu: Abstract Artist in Residence

Art Profile, Issue 18,2012, Glenn Barkley, Inside the New MCA.


Newcastle Region Art Gallery 1984
Asher Bilu, The Art Gallery, 1988
Re:Creation/Re-creation, Monash University Gallery, Melbourne. 1989
Luminaries, Monash University Gallery, Melbourne. 1993
World Without End, St. Patricks Cathedral, Melbourne. 1997
I had a Dream: Australian Art in the 1960’s, National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne 1997
Twentieth Century Australian Art: A Major Collectors’ Exhibition, Gould Galleries, 1999
Twentieth Century Australian Art: A Major Collectors’ Exhibition, Gould Galleries, 2000
Abstraction 4, Charles Nodrum Gallery, May 2005
after Van Gogh- Australian artists in homage to Vincent, Mornington Peninsular Regional Gallery, 2005
Heavens: Asher Bilu, Jewish Museum of Australia, 2006
Abstract Works from the Latrobe University Collection, Bundoora Homestead Art Centre, 6June-20July 2008
SpaceTime, Macquarie University Art Gallery, 2012