Bruce wrote a definitive book about the sculptor, Lippy Lipshitz. A biographical commentary and documentation of the years 1903-1968, with a catalogue raisonné of sculptures. Published for the trustees of the South African National Gallery. Photographs Volker Miros. Cape Town: AA Balkema.
Bruce wrote a book about the painter, Claude Bouscharain. South African Library under the auspices of the South African National Gallery. General editor Charles du Ry. Cape Town and Johannesburg: C. Struik.
Catalogues of exhibitions curated by Bruce
Artworks in Progress
Bruce Arnott was the founding editor of Artworks in Progress, as well as the editor of Volumes 1 and 7 pictured below. Bruce edited and wrote the introduction for volumes 1 to 7 except for volume 5. He also wrote essays about his artwork in volumes 1 to 7.