2008 Chieco Shiona, ‘Denis Farrell’, FlashFilm.com, featured artist including interview, Japan
2006 Eric Gelber, ‘Paintings 1987-2004’, critical text in forthcoming publication on the private collection of Dora Vardis and Frederick Hamilton Salisbury, New York City
2005 Robert C. Morgan, ‘The Intimate Palimpsest’, catalogue essay, New Paintings 2005, Irish Arts Center, New York City; Ciarán Bennett, ‘Material Essence’, catalogue essay, New Paintings 2005, Irish Arts Center, New York City
2003 Brian McAvera, Irish Arts Review, Summer
Ciarán Bennett, ‘Doi Sitep in Leitrim’, catalogue essay, Faith, Limerick City Gallery of Art
2001 Aiden Dunne, ‘Denis Farrell at Taylor Galleries’. Irish Times, February
1998 Brian Fallon, ‘Denis Farrell at Taylor Galleries’, Irish Times, February
Aiden Dunne, ‘Reviews’, Sunday Tribune, February
Annah O’Sullivan, ‘Irish Art in New York’, Circa Art Magazine, Summer
Helena Mulkerns, ‘Painting the Big Apple Green’ (interview), Irish Times, January 6
1993 Peter Lukehart, ‘Selected Works by Contemporary Irish Artists’, catalogue essay, Fields of Vision, exhibition in honour of Seamus Heaney, Trout Gallery, Dickenson College, Carlisle, PA, USA
Nancy Staden, ‘New Talent at Alpha’, The Boston Globe, June 23
‘Dickenson Displays Irish Art Works’, Sunday Patriot News, March 14
1991 Brian Fallon, ‘Denis Farrell at Taylor Galleries’, Irish Times, August
1990 Helena Mulkerns, ‘Irish Art in the Big Apple’, Belfast News, July
‘Denis Farrell Exhibition’, Irish Echo, July
Helena Mulkerns, ‘Working with Wax’, Irish Voice, July
1989 Collette Sheridan, ‘Money on the Wall’, Image magazine, March
1988 Dorothy Walker, Irish Independent, June
Aiden Dunne, ‘Ideal Forms’, Sunday Independent, June 12
John Hutchinson, Irish Independent, June
Brian Fallon, ‘Jill Dennis and Denis Farrell at Taylor Galleries’, Irish Times, June
1987 David Brett, Circa Art Magazine, September/October
Fintan Power, ‘3 + 1 Show at Temple Gallery’, Irish Times, October 21
Clodagh Finn, Limerick Post, February 28
1986 Sam Walsh, ‘The New Generation’, Irish Arts Review, Spring
1985 Paul O’Reilly, ‘The New Generation’, Ballycasey Gallery Guide, October
John Hutchinson, In Dublin, August
Brian Fallon, ‘The Graduate Show’, Irish Times, August