art writing

Dr. Gilda Williams is a London correspondent for Artforum, editor of ON&BY Andy Warhol (MIT/Whitechapel, 2016) and author of How to Write about Contemporary Art (Thames&Hudson, 2014), now published in six languages.

A member of the International Association of Art Critics, Williams has written for Artforum, Burlington, The Guardian, Parkett, Tate etc., frieze, Art Monthly, Art in America, Time Out, and Sight and Sound. She is Editor of The Gothic (MIT Press/Whitechapel, 2007); her catalogue texts include monographic essays on Yayoi Kusama, Sarah Lucas, Christian Marclay, Fiona Rae, Ugo Rondinone, Anne Truitt, Charles Avery, Giorgio Sadotti, and Hannah Collins.

book review of HalFoster’s Bad News Days – frieze blog November 2015, **No. 1 on Ben Davis/artnet.com’s ‘10 Must-Read Art Essays’ November 2015**

books and catalogues

2020

catalogue essay, ‘”Very British with a Hint of America”: The Hybrid Art of Damien Hirst’, Fondation Cartier, Paris (forthcoming)

postponed: catalogue essay, ‘Phyllida Barlow’, Haus Der Kunst Munich, with Alex Potts (forthcoming)

2019

catalogue essay, ‘Jonathan Wateridge: Ghosts in the Garden‘, in Jonathan Wateridge: Enclave/Ex Patria, with Mark Sanders, Anomie Publishing

2018

catalogue essay, ‘Fiona Rae: Full Swing‘, Hakgojae Cheongdam Seoul, Korea

catalogue essay, ‘Mark Dion, Tate Thames Dig: Drawing an Algorithm in the Sand‘, Mark Dion: Theatre of the Natural World, Whitechapel Gallery, London

online catalogue essay, ‘Gabriele Di Matteo: Land Art from My Balcony‘, Handel Street Projects

catalogue essay, ‘Andreas Eriksson – Resonant Void‘, Stephen Friedman Gallery

2017

afterword, ‘’Breaking Up is Hard to Do Men Women and Punctuation in Warhol’s Novel a, in Derek Beaulieu, a a novel, Jean Boite Editions, Paris

catalogue essay, fig 2, ICA, London, on artists Kihlberg & Henry; Ruth Beale; Anna Barham; Patrick Coyle and Francesco Pedraglio; Bruce Maclean, Susanne Treister, Simon Welsh; POSTmatter; Rebecca Birch, Shezad Dawood, Tom McCarthy, with Louisa Buck, Caroline Douglas, Hans Ulrich Obrist, Catherine Wood, curated by Fatos Ustek, Black Dog Publishing

2016

book, ‘ON&BY Andy Warhol, MIT/Whitechapel Press, edited and introduced

‘Giorgio Sadotti: The True Artist is Down to Earth When Lofty Might Be Better’, poster-catalogue essay, Museum fur Gegenwartskunst, Siegen, 2016

catalogue essay, ‘Charles Avery’s Onomatopoeia’, Gemeentemuseum, The Hague

book essay, ‘Werner Büttner: Coincidence in Splendour’, Black Dog Publishing, London (with Harald Falkenberg, Werner Hoffman, Peter Weibel, Fritz Kramer, Andrew Renton)

2015

book essay, ‘Werner Büttner: My Looting Eye’, Black Dog Publishing, London (with Daria Mille, Andrew Renton)

catalogue essay, ‘A Mouthful of Imagery – Why Onomatopoeia in Christian Marclay’, Aargauer Kunsthaus

catalogue essay, ‘Hannah Collins’, Sprengel Museum Hannover; Camden Arts Centre

catalogue essay, ‘Gathering Force – Line, Edge and Color in Anne Truitt’, Stephen Friedman Gallery

2014

book, ‘How to Write about Contemporary Art’, Thames&Hudson (editions: Korean, 2016; Russian and Estonian, 2017; Lithuanian and Taiwanese, 2018)

catalogue essay, ‘Infinite Nature – On Yayoi Kusama’s Pumpkins, Victoria Miro Gallery, London, Autumn

‘Taking Flight On Rebecca Jewell’, Rebecca Hossack Gallery, New York, co-contributor with Jonathan Franzen

2013

Shades of Modern Gothic, from the Victorians to the Surrealists’ in Victoriana: The Art of Revival – A Miscellany, Guildhall Gallery, London

Alison Norlen: Luna’, Mendel Art Gallery, Saskatoon

2012

Living Dolls and Ordinary Things – On Sarah Lucas’, (with Anne Wagner and Deborah Orr), Henry Moore Institute, Leeds

Fiona Rae: Maybe You Can Live On the Moon in The Next Century’, Leeds Art Gallery

Juan Fontanive’, Riflemaker, London

2010

Vanitas – The Transience of Earthly Pleasures’, All Visual Arts, 33 Portland Place, London

Jonathan Wateridge: Another Place’, All Visual Arts, London

Giorgio Sadotti – The Artist Live at Milton Keynes’, Milton Keynes Gallery, UK

2008

‘Jodie Carey’, Alexia Goethe Gallery, London

‘Arjan van Helmond’, Veenman Publishers, Rotterdam, the Netherlands

2007

The Gothic’, Whitechapel/MIT Press, Documents of Contemporary Art series, PopMatters review

Siobhan Hapaska’, (File Notes series), Camden Arts Centre, London

2005

The Art Book for Children, co-author of junior edition of Phaidon’s best-selling The Art Book, winner of a ‘Best Non-Fiction Children’s Book 2006’ award from the English Association, translated into ten languages.

Ugo Rondinone, Zero built a Nest in my Navel’, Whitechapel Art Gallery, London.

2001

Boris Mikhailov, Phaidon55s series

‘Citibank Photography Prize’, Photographer’s Gallery, London, on Boris Mikhailov

‘London Orphan Asylum’, Openspace, Milan (with Clare Manchester)

‘Twisted’, Vann Abbemuseum, Eindhoven, text on David Thorpe

2000

Arte all’Arte ,00′ Tuscany, Italy (co-curated with Roberto Pinto, public artworks commissioned by Martin Creed, Tania Bruguera, Kendall Geers, Wim Delvoye, Sislej Xsafa, Alberto Garutti, Jacqueline Riva and Geoff Lowe

‘Shirin Neshat’, Serpentine Gallery, London

‘The Double’, catalogue for the museum’s inaugural exhibition, The Lowry, Salford

‘Becks Futures’, ICA, London, contribution on Elizabeth Wright

1999

‘XLVII Venice Biennale’, contribution on Roderick Buchanon

1998

‘The Richard Hough Bursary’, Roderick Buchanon, Alan Currall, Dalziel + Scullion, Wendy McMurdo, Smith/Stewart, Edinburgh

Wendy McMurdo: Identity Twins’, Centro de Fotografia, Salamanca, 1998. Reprinted in Art and Photography, ed. David Campany, Phaidon Press.

‘Zarina Bhimji’, Photo ’98, Leeds

1997

Art from the UK’, Angela Bulloch, Willie Doherty, Tracey Emin, Douglas Gordon, Mona Hatoum, Abigail Lane, Sarah Lucas, Sam Taylor-Wood, Rachel Whiteread. Sammlung, Goetz, Munich

‘Strange Days: British Contemporary Photography’, (also curated), Richard Billingham, Zarina Bhimji, Thomas Demand, Willie Doherty, Paul Graham, David Griffiths, Sarah Jones, Sarah Lucas, Wendy McMurdo, Steven Pippin, Stuart Smith, John Stezaker, Sam Taylor-Wood, Gillian Wearing, Catherine Yass. Ed. Charta.

 

 

articles

2019

Joyce Pensato 1941-2019‘, frieze blog, June

Jonas Mekas 1922-2019‘, Art Monthly Mar 

2016

Go West. Jennifer West’s Exploded Film Quilt, Lisa Cooley Gallery, New York, Spring

How Embarrassing! On Maria Lassnig, Tate etc, Spring

2015

‘Write On: On Today’s Art Writing Explosion and the Tyranny of the Artist’s Statement, Art Monthly, March

2014

Silver Sliver: Warhol’s Infinitesimal Time and Space’, Art Monthly, July/August 2014

2013

Remains of the Day: Interview with Jonas Mekas, Art Monthly, February 2013

2010

‘Doubling: Interview with Gregor Schneider’, Art Monthly, October

‘It Was What It Was: Modern Ruins’, Art Monthly, May 2010

‘Elizabeth Price’, LUX, January

2009

On Warhol’s early drawings, in ‘Me, You, Us: Anthony d’Offay, Gilda Williams, Gerhard Richter, Vija Celmins, Bill Viola and Alex Katz on Andy Warhol’, Tate etc, issue 16, summer

Gothic vs. Gothick: On the Embarrassing, Campy Cousin of the Uncanny, Art Monthly, May 2009

‘Expanding East: the New Whitechapel’, Artforum, January

2008

‘Openings: Daniel Silver’, Artforum, Summer

2007

Holy Mother: Notes on Andy Warhol’s Mother, Julia Warhola’, Tate etc., Summer 2007

2006

Andy Warhol The Film Biography, review, Art Monthly, December 2006

2005

Fresh Widow: Profile on Vedovamazzei, Art Monthly, September 2005

‘What Are You Looking At?: America in the photographic work of On Vanessa Beecroft, Nikki S. Lee, Catherine Opie and Collier Schorr’, Tate etc, Autumn 2005

2004

Profile on Lucy Skaer, Art Monthly, September 2004

2003

Profile on Aleksandro Mir, Art Monthly, May 2003

2000

‘Surf’s Up: the Films of Bobby Brown’, Sight and Sound, August 2000

‘Barbara Kruger, I Was a Theorist’s Plaything’, DPict, June/July 2000

‘Jane and Louise Wilson in the Light of the Gothic Tradition’, Parkett, Spring 2000

Paper Moon, on David Thorpe, Art Monthly, February 2000

1998

‘Cleaning the Garden – Zarina Bhimji’, Portfolio, December 1998

‘Wah-Wah: The Sound of Crying or the Sound of an Electric Guitar: The Work of Gillian Wearing’, Parkett, Spring 1998

1997

‘Studio Crawl: Mark Quinn, Kiki Smith, Georgina Starr’, Elle Decoration, November 1997

I Love You to Death, Edward Stewart: Stephanie Smith, Art/Text, November 1997

A League of His Own, on Roderick Buchanon, Art Monthly, September 1997

‘Live in Your Head: Sculpture & Some Photographs by Ana Genoves’, Make, June/July 1997

Walking the Plank, on John Wood and Paul Harrison, Art Monthly, April 1997

Profile on Siobhan Hapaska, Art Monthly, February 1998

1996

The Animal Bride, on Lucy Gunning, Art Monthly, October 1996

Tabula Rasa, on Martin Creed, Art Monthly, April 1996

1991

Hammering it Out in Europe, Interviews with 10 European auction houses, Flash Art, May/June 1991

book chapters/anthologies

2020

The Otolith Group’ at The Showroom, London’, Artforum review (Dec 2009), in Science Fiction, forthcoming in the ‘Documents of Contemporary Art’ series (MIT Press/Whitechapel), ed. Dan Byrne-Smith

2017

‘On the Right Track: Interview with Christian Marclay’:, Talking Art 2: Art Monthly Interviews with Artist since 2007, Riding House Publications, 2017

2016

Silver Sliver: Andy Warhol’s Infinitesimal Fragments of Time and Space’ (Art Monthly, Summer 2014), reprinted in ON&BY Andy Warhol, MIT Press/Whitechapel, 2016

2013

 ‘Defining Gothic for Modern and Contemporary Art’, in Gothic World, eds. Dale Townsend and Glennis Byron, Routledge.

I, Monster: Gothic Metaphor in the Making and Unmaking of Andy Warhol’, forthcoming in Gothic Bastards, Manchester University Press, eds. Catherine Spooner and Fred Botting (tbc)

2011

It Was What it Was: Modern Ruins’, in Brian Dillon, ed. Ruins (MIT/Whitechapel)

2010

‘Catherine Yass’, 100 Video Artists, Exit Publicaciones, Madrid

2008

Working Girl turned Office Killer – Office Dressing and Gothic’, If Looks Could Kill, ed. Marketa Uhlirova, Fashion in Film Festival, London, Koenig Books.

2003

Cream 3 – Commissioning Editor; wrote introduction, conducted curators’ interview

‘Wendy McMurdo’, in Art and Photography, Phaidon Press

2002

Vitamin P: New Perspectives in Painting – texts on Angela de la Cruz, Gabriele Di Matteo, Chris Ofili, George Shaw, Phaidon Press

100 Reviews Backwards – texts on Maurizio Cattelan, ‘Cocaine Orgasm’, ‘The Epic and the Everyday’, Alberta Press

2000

freshcream: Contemporary Art in Culture – Commissioning Editor; Preface

‘Lucy Gunning’, in Art and Feminism, Phaidon Press

1998

cream: Contemporary Art in Culture – Commissioning Editor, Preface

1996

The 20th Century Art BookContributor

art reviews

2020

‘Myra Greene’, Tommaso Corvi-Mora, May

‘Jade Monstserrat’, InIVA, April

Andy Warhol at Tate Britain‘, frieze, Mar

Mark Leckey‘, at Tate Britain, Artforum, January 

2019

Nevine Mahmoud‘, at Soft Opening, Artforum September

Tracey Emin‘, at White Cube, Artforum, Summer

Annie Ratti’, Amanda Wilkinson, Artforum, May

Beatrice Gibson‘ at Camden Arts Centre, Artforum, April

‘Korakrit Arunanondchai‘ at Carlos/Ishigawa, Artforum, February

Diane Simpson‘, at Herald Street, Artforum, January

2018

‘Lawrence Abu Hamdan’, Chisenhale Gallery, Artforum, December 

‘Lin May Saeed‘, Studio Voltaire, Artforum, November

A Woman’s Place‘, Knole House, Art Monthly, September

Lee Bul‘, Hayward Gallery, Artforum, October

Leo Fitzmaurice‘, at Sunday Painter, Artforum, April

2017

Making and Unmaking’, at Camden Art Centre, Artforum, October

ARoS Triennial, Aarhus, Denmark, frieze blog, June

Dustin Yellin’, Grimm Gallery, Amsterdam, Artforum, March

Amalia Ulman’, at Arcadia Missa, Artforum, January

James Richards’, ICA, Artforum, January

In Search of the Miraculous’, frieze blog, review of the Miracle Marathon, Serpentine Gallery

2016

‘Stan Douglas’, at Victoria Miro, Artforum, Summer 2016

Andy Warhol in the Hall Collection, Oxford MMA’, Burlington, May 2016

Caroline Achaintre’, at Arcade, Artforum, April 2016

2015

Katrina Palmer’, Artangel/Portland, Artforum, September 2015

Anna-Bella Papp’, Modern Art/Stuart Shave, Artforum, Summer 2015

Pierre Huyghe’, Hauser & Wirth, Artforum, January 2015

2014

Marvin Gaye Chetwynd’, Sadie Coles, Artforum, Summer 2014

Erik van Lieshout’, Maureen Paley, Artforum, April 2014

Philomene Pirecki’, Supplement, Artforum, January 2014

2013

Beatriz Santiago Munoz’, Gasworks, Artforum, Summer 2013

Paul Sietsema’, Drawing Room, Artforum, February 2013

2012

Sarah Lucas’, Sadie Coles HQ, Artforum, Summer 2012

Steve Bishop’, Carlos/Ishigawa, Artforum, April 2012

Renee So’, Kate MacGarry, Artforum, April 2012

2011

Alice Channer’, Approach, Artforum, Summer 2011

British Art Show 7’, Hayward Gallery, Artforum, May 2011

Huma Bhabha’, Stephen Friedman, Artforum, March 2011

2010

Michael Fullerton’, Chisenhale Gallery, Artforum, December 2010

Alice Neel’, Whitechapel Gallery, Artforum, October 2010

Tacita Dean’, Frith Street Gallery, Artforum, September 2010

Celeste Boursier-Mougenot’, Barbican Art Gallery, Artforum, Summer 2010

Michael Landy’, South London Gallery, Artforum, May 2010

Ian Kiaer’, Bloomberg Space, Artforum, April 2010

Clunie Reid’, MOT International, Artforum, January 2010

2009

The Otolith Group’, The Showroom, Artforum, December 2009

Elizabeth Price’, Spike Island, Bristol, Artforum, September 2009

Voodoo’, Riflemaker, Artforum, Summer 2009

Lindsay Seers’, Matt’s Gallery, Artforum, May 2009

Clare Hooper’, Hollybush Gallery, Artforum, April 2009

Duncan Campbell’, Hotel, Artforum, March 2009

Tim Shaw’, Kenneth Armitage Foundation, Artforum, February 2009

Liverpool Biennial’, Artforum, January 2009

2008

Roger Hiorns’, Artangel at Harper Road, Artforum, December 2008

John Samson’, Seventeen, Artforum, December 2008

Peter Coffin/Djordje Ozbolt’, Herald St., London, Artforum, October 2008

Front of House’, Parasol unit, London, Artforum, September 2008

Jimmy De Sana’, Anthony Wilkinson Gallery, London, Artforum, Summer 2008

Anthony McCall’, Serpentine Gallery, London, Artforum, March 2008

William Daniels’, Vilma Gold, London, Artforum, February 2008

Gary Hume’, White Cube, London, Artforum, January 2008

2007

Graham Hudson’, Rockeby, London, Artforum, December 2007

Peter Lewis’, T 1+2 Gallery, London, Artforum, November 2007

Varda Caivano’, Chisenhale, London, Artforum, October 2007

Thomas Schutte’, Frith Street Gallery, London, Artforum, September 2007

Artists Anonymous’, Artists Anonymous, London, Artforum, Summer 2007

Jake and Dinos Chapman’, Paradise Row, London, Artforum, May 2007

Victor Grippo’, Camden Arts Centre, London, Artforum, May 2007

Tod Hanson’, Cell Project Space, London, Artforum, March 2007

Charles Avery’, Cubitt/Alexandre Pollazzon, London, Artforum, February 2007

Jonathan Wateridge’, David Risley, London, Artforum, February 2007

2006

Andy Warhol The Film Biography’, Art Monthly, December 2006

Mark Wallinger’, Anthony Reynolds Gallery, London, Artforum, December 2006

Clare Woods’, Chisenhale Gallery, London, Artforum, December 2006

Anthea Hamilton’, Ibid Projects, London, Artforum, November 2006

Victor Man’, Timothy Taylor Gallery, London, Artforum, September 2006

Pablo Bronstein’, Herald Street Gallery, London, Artforum, April 2006

Matt Bryans’, Kate McGarry Gallery, London, Artforum, April 2006

2005

Roderick Buchanan’, Camden Arts Centre, London, Art Monthly, November 2005

Carsten Holler’, Gagosian, London, Art Monthly, October  2005

2004

Raymond Pettibon,’, Sadie Coles HQ, London, Art Monthly, February 2004

2003

Fischli & Weiss’, Spruth Magers Lee, London, Art Monthly, November 2003

Marine Hugonnier’, MW Projects, London, Art Monthly, June 2003

Dirty Pictures’, The Approach, London, Art Monthly, March 2003

2002

Ugo Rondinone: Rachel Feinstein’, Sadie Coles HQ/Corvi-Mora, London, Art Monthly, October 2002

Melanie Carvalho, Cubitt Gallery’, Cubitt Gallery, London, Art Monthly, March 2002

East End Gallery Round-up, London’, London, Art Monthly, February 2002

2001

Paul Noble’, Interim Art, Maureen Paley, London, Art Monthly, December/January 2001/2002

Grazia Toderi: Ugo Rondinone‘, fa projects, London, Art Monthly,November 2001

Dan Flavin’, Serpentine Gallery, Art Monthly, October 2001

‘George Shaw’, Art Monthly, February 2001

2000

Ernesto Neto’, ICA, London, Art Monthly, July/August 2000

Boris Mikailov’, Photographer’s Gallery, London, Art Monthly, June 2000

Because a Fire Was in My Head’, South London Gallery, London, Art Monthly, May 2000

These Epic Islands’, Vilma Gold Gallery, London, Art Monthly, March 2000

1999

Heart and Soul’, 60 Long Acre, London, Art Monthly, September 1999

Allen Ruppersberg’, greengrassi Gallery, London, Art Monthly, July 1999

Cerith Wyn Evans’, Asprey/Jacques Gallery, London, Art/Text, September 1999

Jane and Louise Wilson’, Lisson Gallery, London, Art Monthly, April 1999

Tim Noble: Sue Webster’, Modern Art Inc, London, Art/Text, Spring 1999

Not for Sale, Feminst Art in the United States in the 1970s’ (film), Tate Gallery, London, Art Monthly, February 1999

1998

Speed’, Whitechapel Art Gallery, London, Art Monthly, October 1998

BANK: What is a Photograph?’, Galerie Poo-Poo/Underwood Street, Art Monthly, September 1998

Marie Jose Burki: Carsten Holler’, Camden Arts Centre, London, Art Monthly, May 1998

1997

‘Siobhán Hapaska’, Entwistle Gallery, London, Art in America, December 1997

Sarah Lucas’, Sadie Coles HQ, London, Art/Text, November 1997

Beat Streuli’, Tate Gallery, London, Art Monthly, October 1997

Darren Almond,’, White Cube, London, Art/Text, November 1997

‘Darren Almond’, Institute of Contemporary Arts, London, Art in America, October 1997

Vija Celmins’, Institute of Contemporary Arts, London, Art/Text, May/July 1997

Irredeemable Skeletons’, Shilam + Smith, London, Art Monthly, May 1997

‘Steve McQueen’, Anthony Reynolds Gallery, London, Art in America, April 1997

Mark Dion’, London Projects, London, Art Monthly, March 1997

‘Tony Bevan’, Matt’s Gallery, London, Art in America, March 1997

Sam Taylor-Wood’, Chisenhale Gallery, London, Art/Text, February/April 1997

Gillian Wearing’, Maureen Paley/Interim Art, London, Art Monthly, February 1997

Evident’, The Photographer’s Gallery, London, Art Monthly, December/January 1997

1996

Be Me (Giorgio Sadotti)’, Maureen Paley/Interim Art, London, Art Monthly, November 1996

Liam Gillick’, Robert Prime Gallery, London, Art/Text, October 1996

Richard Billingham’, Anthony Reynolds Gallery, London, Art Monthly, September 1996

Fischli & Weiss’, Serpentine Gallery, London, Art Monthly, July/August 1996

Pipilotti Rist’, Chisenhale Gallery, London, Art Monthly, June 1996

Young Americans Part II’, Saatchi Gallery, London, Art Monthly, May 1996

Young Americans Part I’, Saatchi Gallery, London, Art Monthly, March 1996

Jane and Louise Wilson’, Chisenhale Gallery, London, Art Monthly, February 1996

1995

Rewind, Cityracing’, Cityracing, London, Art Monthly, November 1995

1993

‘Zoran Music’, Reggerini & Zonca, Milan, Corriere della Sera, October 19, 1993

‘David Mach’, Viafarini, Milan, Flash Art Italia, Summer 1993

‘Martin Disler’, Studio Cannaviello, Milan, Flash Art Italia, May 1993

‘Maurizio Cannavacciuolo’, Milan, Flash Art Italia, April 1993

‘Luca Pancrazzi’, Transepoca Milan, Corriere della Sera, March 5, 1993

‘Ken Lum’, Massimo De Carlo, Milan, Flash Art Italia, February 1993

‘Jane Hammond’, Transepoca Milan, Flash Art Italia, December/January 1993

1992

‘Cocart’, Bianca Pilat Gallery, Flash Art Italia, Summer 1992

‘Détente’, Fondazione Mudima, Milan, Corriere della Sera, July 7, 1992

‘Nunzio’, Studio Cannaviello, Milan, Flash Art Italia, June/July 1992

American Art in the 80s’, Palazzo delle Albere, Trento, Flash Art International, May/June 1992

‘Paul McCarthy, Lari Pittman, Jeffrey Vallance’, Studio Guenzani, Milan, Corriere della Sera, April 28, 1992

‘Henry Bond’, Studio Casoli, Milan, Corriere della Sera, March 24, 1992

‘Plumcake’, Galleria Steccata 2, Milan, Corriere della Sera, March 13, 1992

‘Gianni Piacentino’, Arte Borgogna, Milan, Flash Art Italia, February/March 1992

‘Trattative con Euclide (group show)’, Spazio temporaneo, Milan, Corriere della Sera, January 31, 1992

1991

‘Gianni Piacentino’, Art Borgogna, Milan, Corriere della Sera, November 19, 1991

‘Enrico Castellani’, Galleria Lorenzelli, Milan, Corriere della Sera, December 3, 1991

Gerhard Merz’, Giorgio Persano, Milan, Flash Art International, October 1991

‘Roger Selden’, Galleria del Naviglio, Milan, Corriere della Sera, October 25, 1991

‘Felix Gonzalez-Torres’, Massimo De Carlo, Milan, Corriere della Sera, October 15, 1991

Ambienti’, Palazzo delle Stellini, Milan, Flash Art International, Summer 1991

Enrico Baj’, Studio Marconi, Milan, Flash Art International, May/June 1991

book reviews

2018

‘The Rhonda Lieberman Reader’, frieze blog, May 2018

2017

‘Andy Warhol and Salvador Dali’, by Torsten Otte, University of Chicago Press, Burlington Magazine, 2017

2016

Kenneth Goldsmith, Capital Art Monthly, December/January 2015-2016

2015

Hal Foster, Bad New Days, frieze blog November 2015, **No. 1 artnet/Ben Davis’s 10 Must-Read Art Essays, November 2015

Michael Craig-Martin, On Being an Artist, Art Monthly, October 2015

Mary Norris, Between You and Me: Confessions of a Comma Queen, The Guardian

2003

Luc Delahaye, HISTORY (Boot Books, London, 2003), Art Monthly, May 2003

2000

‘Barbara Kruger, I Was a Theorist’s Plaything’, DPict, June/July 2000

1997

Gary Indiana, Let It Bleed (Serpents Tail, London, 1997), Art Monthly, June 1997

1992

Keith Haring- The Authorised Biography by John Gruen (Prentice Hall Press, New York, 1991), Flash Art International, Summer 1992

1990

Aldo Rossi (Zanichilli, Bologna, 1989), Flash Art Italia, February/March 1990

short news articles

2019

Huma Bhabha’,Artforum, January

2009

‘Whitechapel Gallery’s Expansion’, Artforum, January

2008

Ryan Gander‘, Artforum, May 2008

‘Eija Liisa Ahtila’, Artforum, January 2008

2007

‘Enrico David’, Artforum, October 2007

‘Louise Bourgeois’, Artforum, October 2007

2000

‘Grayson Perry’, Laurent Delaye Gallery, Time Out, May 2000

‘Konfrontace’, Czech Cultural Centre, Time Out, April 2000

‘Natasha Kidd’, Houldesworth Gallery, Time Out, April 2000

‘Darren Almond’, The Approach, Time Out, March 2000

‘Point of View’, Richard Salmon Gallery, Time Out, March 2000

‘Shizuka Yokomizu’, The Approach, Time Out, February 2000

‘Jane Simpson’, Asprey Jacques, Time Out, February 2000

1993

Interview with Yoko Ono, Flash Art Daily, June 11, 1993

Interview with Damien Hirst, Flash Art Daily, June 10, 1993

Interview with John Currin, Flash Art Daily, June 10, 1993

Interview with Sylvie Fleury, Flash Art Daily, June 10, 1993

Interview with Roman Opalka, Flash Art Daily, June 10, 1993

Interview with Richard Hamilton, English Pavilion Venice Biennale, Flash Art Daily

Interview with Carsten Höller, Flash Art Daily, June 9, 1993

1990

Interview with Jeffrey Deitch, Flash Art international, Summer 1990


interviewing James Lee Byars, Venice Biennale, 1993

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

film reviews

2013

The Broken Circle Breakdown’, Sight and Sound, November 2013

Fire in the Night’, Sight and Sound, August 2013 (read here)

2009

Stuck’, Sight and Sound, March 2009 (read here)

2008

How Ohio Pulled it Off’, Sight and Sound, December 2008

Shotgun Stories’, Sight and Sound, April 2008

‘[REC]’, Sight and Sound, March 2008

2007

Billabong Odyssey’, Sight and Sound, December 2007

Like Minds’, Sight and Sound, July 2007

Fracture’, Sight and Sound, July 2007

Infamous’, Sight and Sound, February 2007

The Heart of the Game‘, Sight and Sound, February 2007

Rampage’, Sight and Sound, January 2007

2006

Andy Warhol The Film Biography, review, Art Monthly, December 2006

2004

Mambo Italiano’, Sight and Sound, October 2004

Stoked, The Rise and Fall of Gator’, Sight and Sound, June 2004

L’ultimo bacio: The Last Kiss’, Sight and Sound, April 2004

Laurel Canyon’, Sight and Sound, January 2004

2003

Historia Minimas’, Sight and Sound, August 2003

2002

Divine Secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood’, Sight and Sound, November 2002

Tortilla Soup’, Sight and Sound, September 2002

Dancing at the Blue iguana’, Sight and Sound, July 2002

Dogtown and the Z-Boys’, Sight and Sound, July 2002 (read here)

The Princess Diaries’, Sight and Sound, February 2002

2001

Women Talking Dirty’, Sight and Sound, October 2001‘

2000

Surf’s Up: the Films of Bobby Brown’, Sight and Sound, August 2000

1999

Not for Sale, Feminist Art in the United States in the 1970s’ (film), Tate Gallery, London, Art Monthly, February 1999

interviewing James Lee Byars, Venice Biennale, 1993

A-Z artists

‘Lawrence Abu Hamdan’, Chisenhale Gallery, Artforum, December 2018

Vito Acconci, 2002
commissioning editor, Phaidon ‘Contemporary Artists Series’ book, Survey: Frazer Ward | Interview: Mark C. Taylor | Focus: Jennifer Bloomer

Caroline Achaintre’, at Arcade, Artforum, April 2016

Eija Liisa Ahtila’, Artforum, critic’s pick,January 2008

Doug Aitken, 2001
commissioning editor, Phaidon ‘Contemporary Artists Series’ book, Survey: Daniel Birnbaum | Interview: Amanda Sharp | Focus: Jörg Heiser

‘Doug Aitken’, gallery talk, Serpentine Gallery, London, 2000

Darren Almond,’, White Cube, London, Art/Text, November 1997

‘Darren Almond’, Institute of Contemporary Arts, London, Art in America, October 1997

‘Darren Almond’, The Approach, Time Out, March 2000

Francis Alÿs, 2007
commissioning editor, Phaidon ‘Contemporary Artists Series’ book, Survey: Cuauhtémoc Medina | Interview: Russell Ferguson | Focus: Jean Fisher

‘Artists Anonymous’, Artists Anonymous, London, Artforum, Summer 2007

‘Korakrit Arunanondchai‘ at Carlos/Ishigawa, Artforum, February 2019

Charles Avery’, Cubitt/Alexandre Pollazzon, London, Artforum, February 2007

Charles Avery’s Onomatopoeia’,catalogue essay, Gemeentemuseum, The Hague, 2016

 In conversation with Charles Avery, Whitechapel Gallery, London, 2013

Rebecca Birch, fig 2, ICA, London, on artists Kihlberg & Henry; Ruth Beale; Anna Barham; Patrick Coyle and Francesco Pedraglio; Bruce Maclean, Susanne Treister, Simon Welsh; POSTmatter; Rebecca Birch, Shezad Dawood, Tom McCarthy, curated by Fatos Ustek, Black Dog Publishing, 2017

‘Louise Bourgeois/Francis Bacon’, gallery talk, Tate Modern, London, 2006

Enrico Baj’, Studio Marconi, Milan, Flash Art International, May/June 1991

BANK: What is a Photograph?’, Galerie Poo-Poo/Underwood Street, Art Monthly, September 1998

Anna Barham, Kihlberg&Henry, fig 2, ICA, London, on artists Kihlberg & Henry; Ruth Beale; Anna Barham; Patrick Coyle and Francesco Pedraglio; Bruce Maclean, Susanne Treister, Simon Welsh; POSTmatter; Rebecca Birch, Shezad Dawood, Tom McCarthy, curated by Fatos Ustek, Black Dog Publishing, 2017

‘Phyllida Barlow’, Haus Der Kunst Munich catalogue, with Alex Potts (forthcoming), 2020

‘In Conversation with Phyllida Barlow’, Royal Academy of Art, London, Apr, 2019

Uta Barth, 2004
commissioning editor, Phaidon ‘Contemporary Artists Series’ book, Survey: Pamela M. Lee | Interview: Matthew Higgs | Focus: Jeremy Gilbert-Rolfe

Ruth Beale, fig 2, ICA, London, on artists Kihlberg & Henry; Ruth Beale; Anna Barham; Patrick Coyle and Francesco Pedraglio; Bruce Maclean, Susanne Treister, Simon Welsh; POSTmatter; Rebecca Birsh, Shezad Dawood, Tom McCarthy, curated by Fatos Ustek, Black Dog Publishing, 2017

‘Tony Bevan’, Matt’s Gallery, London, Art in America, March 1997

Huma Bhabha’, Stephen Friedman, Artforum, March 2011

Huma Bhabha’, Artforum, critic’s pick, January 2019

‘Zarina Bhimji’, Photo ’98, Leeds, 1998

‘Zarina Bhimji: Cleaning the Garden’, Portfolio, December 1998

Richard Billingham’, Anthony Reynolds Gallery, London, Art Monthly, September 1996

Steve Bishop’, Carlos/Ishigawa, Artforum, April 2012

Christian Boltanski, 1996
edited Phaidon ‘Contemporary Artists Series’ book, Survey: Didier Semin | Interview: Tamar Garb | Focus: Donald Kuspit

‘Henry Bond’, Studio Casoli, Milan, Corriere della Sera, March 24, 1992

‘Monica Bonvicini’, gallery talk, Oxford Museum of Modern Art, Oxford, 2005

Louise Bourgeois, 2003
commissioned Phaidon ‘Contemporary Artists Series’ book, Survey: Robert Storr | Interview: Paolo Herkenhoff | Focus: Alan Schwartzman

‘Louise Bourgeois/Francis Bacon’, gallery talk, Tate Modern, London, 2006

‘Louise Bourgeois’, Tate Modern, London, 2007

Celeste Boursier-Mougenot’, Barbican Art Gallery, Artforum, Summer 2010

Pablo Bronstein’, Herald Street Gallery, London, Artforum, April 2006

Matt Bryans’, Kate McGarry Gallery, London, Artforum, April 2006

Matt Bryans, artist’s talk, Kate MacGarry Gallery, London, 2013

Roderick Buchanan’, Camden Arts Centre, London, Art Monthly, November 2005

‘On Roderick Buchanon’, ‘XLVII Venice Biennale’ catalogue, 1999

A League of His Own, on Roderick Buchanon, Art Monthly, September 1997

Lee Bul‘, Hayward Gallery, Artforum, October

Marie Jose Burki: Carsten Holler’, Camden Arts Centre, London, Art Monthly, May 1998

‘Werner Büttner: My Looting Eye’, book essay, Black Dog Publishing, London (with Daria Mille, Andrew Renton), 2015

‘Werner Büttner: Coincidence in Splendour’, book essay, Black Dog Publishing, London (with Harald Falkenberg, Werner Hoffman, Peter Weibel, Fritz Kramer, Andrew Renton), 2016

James Lee Byars, interview, Flash Art Daily, ‘Aperto’, Venice Biennale, June 10, 1993

Cai Guo Qiang, 2002
commissioning editor, Phaidon ‘Contemporary Artists Series’ book, Survey: Dana Friis-Hansen | Interview: Octavio Zaya | Focus: Takashi Serizawa

Varda Caivano’, Chisenhale, London, Artforum, October 2007

in conversation with Varda Caivano, Victoria Miro Gallery, London, 2015

Duncan Campbell’, Hotel, Artforum, March 2009

‘Maurizio Cannavacciuolo’, Milan, Flash Art Italia, April 1993

‘Jodie Carey’, Alexia Goethe Gallery, catalogue essay, London, 2008

Melanie Carvalho’, Cubitt Gallery, London, Art Monthly, March 2002

‘Enrico Castellani’, Galleria Lorenzelli, Milan, Corriere della Sera, December 3, 1991

Maurizio Cattelan, 2000/2003
commissioning editor, Phaidon ‘Contemporary Artists Series’ book, Survey: Francesco Bonami | Interview: Nancy Spector | Focus: Barbara Vanderlinden | Update (2nd edition): Massimiliano Gioni

‘Maurizio Cattelan at Laure Gennilard Gallery, London, 1994’, 100 Reviews Backwards, Alberta Press, 2000

Vija Celmins’, Institute of Contemporary Arts, London, Art/Text, May/July 1997

Vija Celmins, 2004, commissioned Phaidon ‘Contemporary Artists Series’ book, Survey: Lane Relyea | Interview: Robert Gober | Focus: Briony Fer

Jake and Dinos Chapman’, Paradise Row, London, Artforum, May 2007

Alice Channer’, Approach, Artforum, Summer 2011

‘In Conversation: Alice Channer’, South London Gallery, London, 2013

In conversation with Bob and Roberta Smith and Alice Channer, Contemporary Art in London, Sotheby’s Institute of Art, Oct 2016

Marvin Gaye Chetwynd’, Sadie Coles, Artforum, Summer 2014

Peter Coffin/Djordje Ozbolt’, Herald St., London, Artforum, October 2008

Hannah Collins’, catalogue essay, Sprengel Museum Hannover; Camden Arts Centre, 2015

Patrick Coyle, fig 2, ICA, London, on artists Kihlberg & Henry; Ruth Beale; Anna Barham; Patrick Coyle and Francesco Pedraglio; Bruce Maclean, Susanne Treister, Simon Welsh; POSTmatter; Rebecca Birch, Shezad Dawood, Tom McCarthy, curated by Fatos Ustek, Black Dog Publishing, 2017

Tabula Rasa, on Martin Creed, Art Monthly, April 1996

Interview with John Currin, Flash Art Daily, ‘Aperto’, Venice Biennale, June 10, 1993

William Daniels’, Vilma Gold, London, Artforum, February 2008

Nina Danino, ‘Communion’, panel discussion,Heath Street Baptist Church, Hampstead, London, 2013

Enrico David’, Artforum, critic’s pick, October 2007

Shezah Dawood, fig 2, ICA, London, on artists Kihlberg & Henry; Ruth Beale; Anna Barham; Patrick Coyle and Francesco Pedraglio; Bruce Maclean, Susanne Treister, Simon Welsh; POSTmatter; Rebecca Birch, Shezad Dawood, Tom McCarthy, curated by Fatos Ustek, Black Dog Publishing, 2017

Richard Deacon, 2000
edited Phaidon ‘Contemporary Artists Series’ book, Survey: Jon Thompson | Interview: Pier Luigi Tazzi | Focus: Peter Schjeldahl | Update (2nd edition): Penelope Curtis

in conversation with Richard Deacon, Plinth, London, 3 March, 2016

Tacita Dean’, Frith Street Gallery, Artforum, September 2010

Tacita Dean, 2006
commissioning editor, Phaidon ‘Contemporary Artists Series’ book, Survey: Jean-Christophe Royoux | Interview: Marina Warner | Focus: Germaine Greer

Craneway Event by Tacita Dean, film talk, Barbican Art Gallery, London, 2013

Angela De La Cruz‘, in Vitamin P: New Perspectives in Painting, Phaidon Press, 2002

‘Thomas Demand’, gallery talk, Serpentine Gallery, London, 2006,

Jimmy DeSana’, Anthony Wilkinson Gallery, London, Artforum, Summer 2008

Mark Dion’, London Projects, London, Art Monthly, March 1997

Mark Dion, 1997
commissioning editor, Phaidon ‘Contemporary Artists Series’ book, Survey: Lisa Graziose Corrin | Interview: Miwon Kwon | Focus: Norman Bryson

Mark Dion, Tate Thames Dig: Drawing an Algorithm in the Sand’, Mark Dion: Theatre of the Natural World, Whitechapel Gallery, London, 2018

Gabriele Di Matteo: Land Art from My Balcony‘, online catalogue essay, Handel Street Projects, London, 2018

‘Gabriele Di Matteo’, in Vitamin P: New Perspectives in Painting, Phaidon Press, 2002

‘Martin Disler’, Studio Cannaviello, Milan, Flash Art Italia, May 1993

Peter Doig, 2007
commissioning editor, Phaidon ‘Contemporary Artists Series’ book, Survey: Adrian Searle | Interview: Kitty Scott | Focus: Catherine Grenier

‘Stan Douglas’, at Victoria Miro, Artforum, Summer 2016

Stan Douglas, 1998
commissioning editor, Phaidon ‘Contemporary Artists Series’ book, Survey: Scott Watson | Interview: Diana Thater | Focus: Carol Clover

‘Stan Douglas’, lecture, Sotheby’s Institute of Art, London, 2005

Marlene Dumas, 2004
commissioning editor, Phaidon ‘Contemporary Artists Series’ book, Survey: Domenic van den Boogerd | Interview: Barbara Bloom | Focus: Mariuccia Casadio

Jimmie Durham, 1995
edited Phaidon ‘Contemporary Artists Seriesbook, Survey: Laura Mulvey | Interview: Dirk Snauwert | Focus: Mark Alice Durant | Update (2nd edition): Kate Nesin

Tracey Emin‘, at White Cube, Artforum, Summer 2019

Andreas Eriksson – Resonant Void‘, catalogue essay, Stephen Friedman Gallery, London, 2018

Ugo Rondinone+Rachel Feinstein’, Sadie Coles HQ/Corvi-Mora, London, Art Monthly, October 2002

Fischli & Weiss’, Spruth Magers Lee, London, Art Monthly, November 2003

Fischli & Weiss’, Serpentine Gallery, London, Art Monthly, July/August 1996

Fischli & Weiss, 2005
commissioned Phaidon ‘Contemporary Artists Series’ book, Survey: Robert Fleck | Interview: Beate Söntgen | Focus: Arthur C Danto

Leo Fitzmaurice‘, at Sunday Painter, Artforum, April 2018

Dan Flavin’, Serpentine Gallery, Art Monthly, October 2001

Dan Flavin’, gallery talk, Serpentine Gallery, London, 2000

Sylvie Fleury‘, interview, Flash Art Daily, ‘Aperto’, Venice Biennale, June 10, 1993

Juan Fontanive’, Riflemaker, catalogue essay, London, 2011

Tom Friedman, 2001
commissioned Phaidon ‘Contemporary Artists Series’ book, Survey: Bruce Hainley | Interview: Dennis Cooper | Focus: Adrian Searle

Michael Fullerton’, Chisenhale Gallery, Artforum, December 2010

Ryan Gander‘, Artforum, critic’s pick, May 2008

‘Live in Your Head: Sculpture & Some Photographs by Ana Genoves, Make, June/July 1997

Isa Genzken, 2006
commissioning editor, Phaidon ‘Contemporary Artists Series’ book, Survey: Alex Farquarson | Interview: Diedrich Diederichsen | Focus: Sabine Breitwieser

Beatrice Gibson‘, Camden Arts Centre, Artforum, April 2019

Liam Gillick’, Robert Prime Gallery, London, Art/Text, October 1996

Nan Goldin’, gallery talk, Whitechapel Art Gallery, London, 2002

Kenneth Goldsmith, in conversation, NY book launch for How to Write about Contemporary Art, 192 Books, New York, 2015

Felix Gonzalez-Torres’, Massimo De Carlo, Milan, Corriere della Sera, October 15, 1991

Antony Gormley, 1995
edited Phaidon ‘Contemporary Artists Series’ book, Survey: John Hutchinson | Interview: Sir Ernst Gombrich | Focus: Lela B. Njatin | Update (2nd edition): W.J.T. Mitchell

Dan Graham, 2001
commissioning editor, Phaidon ‘Contemporary Artists Series’ book, Survey: Birgit Pelzer | Interview: Mark Francis | Focus: Beatriz Colomina

Paul Graham, 1996
edited Phaidon ‘Contemporary Artists Series’ book, Survey: Andrew Wilson | Interview: Gillian Wearing | Focus: Carol Squiers

‘Myra Greene’, Tommasso Corvi Mora, Artforum May 2020

Victor Grippo’, Camden Arts Centre, London, Artforum, May 2007

The Animal Bride, on Lucy Gunning, Art Monthly, October 1996, reprinted in Art and Feminism, Phaidon Press, ed. Amelia Jones and Helena Reckitt

Hans Haacke, 2004
commissioning editor, Phaidon ‘Contemporary Artists Series’ book, Survey: Walter Grasskamp | Interview: Molly Nesbit | Focus: Jon Bird

Anthea Hamilton’, Ibid Projects, London, Artforum, November 2006

Richard Hamilton, interview, English Pavilion Venice Biennale, Flash Art Daily, ‘Aperto’, Venice Biennale, June 10, 1993

Jane Hammond’, Transepoca Milan, Flash Art Italia, December/January 1993

Tod Hanson’, Cell Project Space, London, Artforum, March 2007

Siobhan Hapaska’, (File Notes series), Camden Arts Centre, London, 2007

Profile on Siobhan Hapaska, Art Monthly, February 1998

‘Siobhán Hapaska’, Entwistle Gallery, London, Art in America, December 1997

Jockum Nordstrum and Emma Hart, artist’s talk, Camden Arts Centre, London, 2013

Mona Hatoum, 1997
edited Phaidon ‘Contemporary Artists Series’ book, Survey: Guy Brett | Interview: Michael Archer | Focus: Catherine De Zegher

‘Arjan van Helmond’, Veenman Publishers, Rotterdam, the Netherlands, 2008

Roger Hiorns’, Artangel at Harper Road, Artforum, December 2008

Thomas Hirschhorn, 2004
commissioning editor, Phaidon ‘Contemporary Artists Series’ book, Survey: Benjamin H.D. Buchloh | Interview: Alison M. Gingeras | Focus: Carlos Basualdo

Damien Hirst: Murderme Collection’at Serpentine Gallery, Sotheby’s Institute of Art, talk, London, 2006

Damien Hirst: Very British with a Hint of America’, catalogue essay, Fondation Cartier, Paris 2020 (forthcoming)

Damien Hirst, interview, Flash Art Daily, ‘Aperto’, Venice Biennale, June 10, 1993

Carsten Höller, interview, Flash Art Daily, ‘Aperto’, Venice Biennale, June 9, 1993

Jenny Holzer, 1997
edited Phaidon ‘Contemporary Artists Series’ book, Survey: David Joselit | Interview: Joan Simon| Focus: Renata Saleci

Clare Hooper’, Hollybush Gallery, Artforum, April 2009

Carsten Holler’, Gagosian, London, Art Monthly, October  2005

Marie Jose Burki: Carsten Holler’, Camden Arts Centre, London, Art Monthly, May 1998

Roni Horn, 2000
commissioning editor, Phaidon ‘Contemporary Artists Series’ book, Survey: Louise Neri | Interview: Lynne Cooke | Focus: Thierry de Duve

Graham Hudson’, Rockeby, London, Artforum, December 2007

Marine Hugonnier’, MW Projects, London, Art Monthly, June 2003

Gary Hume’, White Cube, London, Artforum, January 2008

Pierre Huyghe’, Hauser & Wirth, Artforum, January 2015

‘Rebecca Jewell: Taking Flight’, Rebecca Hossack Gallery, New York, co-contributor with Jonathan Franzen, 2014

Ilya Kabakov, 1998
commissioning editor, Phaidon ‘Contemporary Artists Series’ book, Survey: Boris Groys | Interview: David A. Ross | Focus: Iwonz Blazwick

Alex Katz, 2006
commissioning editor, Phaidon ‘Contemporary Artists Series’ book, Survey: Carter Ratcliff | Interview: Robert Storr | Focus: Iwonz Blazwick

On Kawara, 2002
commissioning editor, Phaidon ‘Contemporary Artists Series’ book, Survey: Jonathan Watkins | Interview: ‘Tribute’ | Focus: Rene Denizot

Mike Kelley, 1999
commissioning editor, Phaidon ‘Contemporary Artists Series’ book, Survey: John Welchman | Interview: Isabelle Graw | Focus: Anthony Vidler

Mary Kelly, 1997
edited Phaidon ‘Contemporary Artists Series’ book, Survey: Margaret Iversen | Interview: Douglas Crimp | Focus: Homi K. Bhabha

William Kentridge, 1999
commissioning editor, Phaidon ‘Contemporary Artists Series’ book, Survey: Dan Cameron | Interview: Carolyn Christov-Bakargiev | Focus: J.M. Coetzee

Ian Kiaer’, Bloomberg Space, Artforum, April 2010

Kihlberg&Henry, fig 2, ICA, London, on artists Kihlberg & Henry; Ruth Beale; Anna Barham; Patrick Coyle and Francesco Pedraglio; Bruce Maclean, Susanne Treister, Simon Welsh; POSTmatter; Rebecca Birch, Shezad Dawood, Tom McCarthy, curated by Fatos Ustek, Black Dog Publishing, 2017

Natasha Kidd’, Houldesworth Gallery, Time Out, April 2000

Barbara Kruger, I Was a Theorist’s Plaything’, DPict, June/July 2000

Yayoi Kusama, 2000
commissioning editor, Phaidon ‘Contemporary Artists Series’ book, Survey: Laura Hoptman | Interview: Akira Tatehata | Focus: Udo Kulturmann

Infinite Nature – On Yayoi Kusama’s Pumpkins, catalogue essay, Victoria Miro Gallery, London, Autumn, 2014

Michael Landy’, South London Gallery, Artforum, May 2010

How Embarrassing! On Maria Lassnig, Tate etc, Spring, 2016

Maria Lassnig’, gallery talk, Serpentine Gallery, London, 2008

Mark Leckey‘, at Tate Britain, Artforum, January, 2020

Peter Lewis’, T 1+2 Gallery, London, Artforum, November 2007

Erik van Lieshout’, Maureen Paley, Artforum, April 2014

Sarah Lucas’, Sadie Coles HQ, London, Art/Text, November 1997

Sarah Lucas’, Sadie Coles HQ, Artforum, Summer 2012

Living Dolls and Ordinary Things – On Sarah Lucas’, catalogue essay, Henry Moore Institute, Leeds, 2012

Sarah Lucas, gallery talk, ‘Late at Tate’, Tate Britain, London, 2011

Ken Lum’, Massimo De Carlo, Milan, Flash Art Italia, February 1993

Bruce Maclean, fig 2, ICA, London, on artists Kihlberg & Henry; Ruth Beale; Anna Barham; Patrick Coyle and Francesco Pedraglio; Bruce Maclean, Susanne Treister, Simon Welsh; POSTmatter; Rebecca Birch, Shezad Dawood, Tom McCarthy, curated by Fatos Ustek, Black Dog Publishing, 2017

David Mach’, Viafarini, Milan, Flash Art Italia, Summer 1993

Nevine Mahmoud‘, at Soft Opening, Artforum September

Victor Man’, Timothy Taylor Gallery, London, Artforum, September 2006

Christian Marclay, 2005
commissioned Phaidon ‘Contemporary Artists Series’ book, Survey: Jennifer Gonzalez | Interview: Kim Gordon | Focus: Matthew Higgs

A Mouthful of Imagery – Why Onomatopoeia in Christian Marclay’, catalogue essay, Aargauer Kunsthaus, 2015

In conversation with Christian Marclay’, Tate Modern, London, 2007. In print: ‘On the Right Track: Interview with Christian Marclay’:, Talking Art 2: Art Monthly Interviews with Artist since 2007, Riding House Publications, 2017

Anthony McCall’, Serpentine Gallery, London, Artforum, March 2008

‘Paul McCarthy, Lari Pittman, Jeffrey Vallance’, Studio Guenzani, Milan, Corriere della Sera, April 28, 1992

Paul McCarthy, 1996
commissioning editor, Phaidon ‘Contemporary Artists Series’ book, Survey: Ralph Rugoff | Interview: Kristine Stiles | Focus: Giacinto Di Pietrantonio

Tom McCarthy, fig 2, ICA, London, on artists Kihlberg & Henry; Ruth Beale; Anna Barham; Patrick Coyle and Francesco Pedraglio; Bruce Maclean, Susanne Treister, Simon Welsh; POSTmatter; Rebecca Birch, Shezad Dawood, Tom McCarthy, curated by Fatos Ustek, Black Dog Publishing, 2017

Wendy McMurdo’, Centro de Fotografia, Salamanca, 1998. Reprinted in Art and Photography, ed. David Campany, Phaidon Press, 2003.

Steve McQueen’, Anthony Reynolds Gallery, London, Art in America, April 1997

Cildo Meireles, 1999
commissioning editor, Phaidon ‘Contemporary Artists Series’ book, Survey: Paolo Herkenhoff | Interview: Gerardo Mosquera | Focus: Dan Cameron

Jonas Mekas 1922-2019‘, Art Monthly Mar, 2019 

”Interview with Jonas Mekas: Remains of the Day, Art Monthly, February 2013

Gerhard Merz’, Giorgio Persano, Milan, Flash Art International, October 1991

Boris Mikailov’, Photographer’s Gallery, London, Art Monthly, June 2000

Boris Mikhailov: Citibank Photography Prize’, Photographer’s Gallery, London, 2001

Boris Mikhailov’, gallery talk, Saatchi Gallery, London, 2000

Boris Mikhailov, Phaidon55s series, 2001

Profile: Aleksandro Mir, Art Monthly, May 2003

‘Jade Montserrat’, Iniva, London, Artforum Feb 2020

Zoran Music’, Reggerini & Zonca, Milan, Corriere della Sera, October 19, 1993

Alice Neel’, Whitechapel Gallery, Artforum, October 2010

Shirin Neshat’, Serpentine Gallery, London, 2000

Ernesto Neto’, ICA, London, Art Monthly, July/August 2000

Paul Noble’, Interim Art, Maureen Paley, London, Art Monthly, December/January 2001/2002

Tim Noble: Sue Webster’, Modern Art Inc, London, Art/Text, Spring 1999

Jockum Nordstrum and Emma Hart, artist’s talk, Camden Arts Centre, London, 2013

Alison Norlen: Luna’, Mendel Art Gallery, Saskatoon, 2013

Nunzio’, Studio Cannaviello, Milan, Flash Art Italia, June/July 1992

Chris Ofili’, in Vitamin P: New Perspectives in Painting, Phaidon Press, 2002.

Yoko Ono, interview, Flash Art Daily, ‘Aperto’, Venice Biennale, June 11, 1993

Roman Opalka, interview, Flash Art Daily, ‘Aperto’, Venice Biennale, June 10, 1993

Lucy Orta, 2003
commissioning editor, Phaidon ‘Contemporary Artists Series’ book, Survey: Roberto Pinto | Interview: Nicholas Bourriaud | Focus: Maia Damianovic

The Otolith Group’, The Showroom, Artforum, December 2009, reprinted in Science Fiction, forthcoming in the ‘Documents of Contemporary Art’ series (MIT Press/Whitechapel), ed. Dan Byrne-Smith

Katrina Palmer’, Artangel/Portland, Artforum, September 2015

‘Luca Pancrazzi’, Transepoca Milan, Corriere della Sera, March 5, 1993

Anna-Bella Papp’, Modern Art/Stuart Shave, Artforum, Summer 2015

Francesco Pedraglio, fig 2, ICA, London, on artists Kihlberg & Henry; Ruth Beale; Anna Barham; Patrick Coyle and Francesco Pedraglio; Bruce Maclean, Susanne Treister, Simon Welsh; POSTmatter; Rebecca Birch, Shezad Dawood, Tom McCarthy, curated by Fatos Ustek, Black Dog Publishing, 2017

Joyce Pensato 1941-2019‘, frieze blog, June, 2019

‘In Conversation with Joyce Pensato’, South London Gallery, Sept, 2018

interview with Martin Parr and Grayson Perry, frieze launch of yoox.com, 2013

online interview with Grayson Perry, Victoria Miro Gallery, London, 2013

Grayson Perry’, Laurent Delaye Gallery, Time Out, May 2000

Raymond Pettibon, 2001
commissioning editor, Phaidon ‘Contemporary Artists Series’ book, Survey: Robert Storr| Interview: Dennis Cooper | Focus: Ulrich Loock

Raymond Pettibon,’, Sadie Coles HQ, London, Art Monthly, February 2004

‘Raymond Pettibon: A Reading’, with Sarah Lucas, Chris Ofili, Michael Clark et al., Whitechapel Art Gallery, London, 2002

Gianni Piacentino’, Arte Borgogna, Milan, Flash Art Italia, February/March 1992

Gianni Piacentino’, Art Borgogna, Milan, Corriere della Sera, November 19, 1991

Philomene Pirecki’, Supplement, Artforum, January 2014

POSTmatter, fig 2, ICA, London, on artists Kihlberg & Henry; Ruth Beale; Anna Barham; Patrick Coyle and Francesco Pedraglio; Bruce Maclean, Susanne Treister, Simon Welsh; POSTmatter; Rebecca Birch, Shezad Dawood, Tom McCarthy, curated by Fatos Ustek, Black Dog Publishing, 2017

Elizabeth Price, LUX, January, 2010

Elizabeth Price’, Spike Island, Bristol, Artforum, September 2009

Richard Prince’, symposium in conjunction with the Serpentine Gallery, with Nancy Spector, Richard Meyer, Goethe Institute, London, 2008

Richard Prince, 2003
commissioning editor, Phaidon ‘Contemporary Artists Series’ book, Survey: Rosetta Brooks | Interview: Jeff Rian | Focus: Luc Sante

Fiona Rae: Maybe You Can Live On the Moon in The Next Century’, catalogue, Leeds Art Gallery, 2012

Fiona Rae: Maybe you can live on the moon in the next century’, gallery talk, Leeds Art Gallery, 2013

‘Fiona Rae: Full Swing’, catalogue, Hakgojae Cheongdam Seoul, Korea, December, 2018

Annie Ratti’, Amanda Wilkinson, Artforum, May 2019

Clunie Reid’, MOT International, Artforum, January 2010

James Richards’, ICA, Artforum, January  2017

Pipilotti Rist’, Chisenhale Gallery, London, Art Monthly, June 1996

Pipilotti Rist’, in conversation with artist, Tate Modern, London, 2000

Pipilotti Rist, 2001
commissioned Phaidon ‘Contemporary Artists Series’ book, Survey: Peggy Phelan| Interview: Hans Ulrich Obrist | Focus: Elizabeth Bronfen

Ugo Rondinone+Rachel Feinstein’, Sadie Coles HQ/Corvi-Mora, London, Art Monthly, October 2002

Grazia Toderi: Ugo Rondinone‘, fa projects, London, Art Monthly,November 2001

Ugo Rondinone, Zero built a Nest in my Navel’, Whitechapel Art Gallery, London, 2002

Allen Ruppersberg’, greengrassi Gallery, London, Art Monthly, July 1999

Be Me (Giorgio Sadotti)’, Maureen Paley/Interim Art, London, Art Monthly, November 1996

Giorgio Sadotti – The Artist Live at Milton Keynes’, Milton Keynes Gallery, UK, 2010

‘Giorgio Sadotti: The True Artist is Down to Earth When Lofty Might Be Better’, poster essay, Museum fur Gegenwartskunst, Siegen, 2016

Giorgio Sadotti, artist’s talks, Swiss Cottage Library, London; Ikon Gallery, Birmingham, 2013

‘Lin May Saeed‘, Studio Voltaire, Artforum, November, 2018

Anri Sala, 2006
commissioning editor, Phaidon ‘Contemporary Artists Series’ book, Survey: Mark Godfrey | Interview: Hans Ulrich Obrist | Focus: Liam Gillick

Doris Salcedo, 2000
commissioning editor, Phaidon ‘Contemporary Artists Series’ book, Survey: Nancy Princenthal | Interview: Carlos Basualdo | Focus: Andreas Huyssen

John Samson’, Seventeen, Artforum, December 2008

Beatriz Santiago Munoz’, Gasworks, Artforum, Summer 2013

‘Doubling: Interview with Gregor Schneider’, Art Monthly, October, 2010

Thomas Schutte’, Frith Street Gallery, London, Artforum, September 2007

Thomas Schütte, 1999
edited Phaidon ‘Contemporary Artists Series’ book, Survey: Julian Heynen | Interview: James Lingwood | Focus: Angela Vettese

Lindsay Seers’, Matt’s Gallery, Artforum, May 2009

Roger Selden’, Galleria del Naviglio, Milan, Corriere della Sera, October 25, 1991

George Shaw’, in conversation, South London Gallery, 2011

George Shaw’, Art Monthly, February 2001

George Shaw, in Vitamin P: New Perspectives in Painting, Phaidon Press, 2002.

Tim Shaw’, Kenneth Armitage Foundation, Artforum, February 2009

Cindy Sherman: Office Killer’, film presentation, Tate Modern, London, 2008

Working Girl turned Office Killer – Office Dressing and Gothic’, on Cindy Sherman‘s film Office Killer, If Looks Could Kill, ed. Marketa Uhlirova, Fashion in Film Festival, London, Koenig Books.

Shizuka Yokomizu’, The Approach, Time Out, February 2000

Yinka Shonibare MBE and David Shrigley, in conversation with, Royal Academy, Oct 2016

Interview with Yinka Shonibare MBE’, BP Art Lecture Award, Tate Britain, London, 2010

Diane Simpson‘, at Herald Street, Artforum, January 2019

Jane Simpson’, Asprey Jacques, Time Out, February 2000

Paul Sietsema’, Drawing Room, Artforum, February 2013

Roman Signer, 2006
commissioning editor, Phaidon ‘Contemporary Artists Series’ book, Survey: Gerhard Mack | Interview: Paula van den Bosch | Focus: Jeremy Millar

‘Openings: Daniel Silver, Artforum, Summer, 2008

Diane Simpson‘, at Herald Street, Artforum, January  2019

Lorna Simpson, 2002
commissioning editor, Phaidon ‘Contemporary Artists Series’ book, Survey: Kelly Jones | Interview: Thelma Golden | Focus: Chrissie Iles

Profile on Lucy Skaer, Art Monthly, September 2004

Bob and Roberta Smith and Alice Channer, in conversation with, ‘Contemporary Art in London’, Sotheby’s Institute of Art, Oct 2016

Renee So’, Kate MacGarry, Artforum, April 2012

Nancy Spero, 1996
edited Phaidon ‘Contemporary Artists Series’ book, Survey: Jon Bird | Interview: Jo Anna Isaak | Focus: Sylvère Lotringer

I Love You to Death, Edward Stewart: Stephanie Smith, Art/Text, November 1997

Hito Steyerl’, lecture, Sotheby’s Institute of Art, London, Mar 2019

John Stezaker: in conversation’, Stanley Picker Public Lectures, Kingston University, London, 2008

Jessica Stockholder, 1995
edited Phaidon ‘Contemporary Artists Series’ book, Survey: Barry Schwabsky | Interview: Lynne Tillman | Focus: Lynne Cooke

Beat Streuli’, Tate Gallery, London, Art Monthly, October 1997

Sam Taylor-Wood’, Chisenhale Gallery, London, Art/Text, February/April 1997

‘David Thorpe: Paper Moon, Art Monthly, February 2000

David Thorpe: Twisted’, Vann Abbemuseum, Eindhoven, 2001

Wolfgang Tillmans, 2001
commissioned Phaidon ‘Contemporary Artists Series’ book, Survey: Jan Verwoert | Interview: Peter Halley | Focus: Midori Mitsuro

Grazia Toderi: Ugo Rondinone‘, fa projects, London, Art Monthly,November 2001

Susanne Tresiter, fig 2, ICA, London, on artists Kihlberg & Henry; Ruth Beale; Anna Barham; Patrick Coyle and Francesco Pedraglio; Bruce Maclean, Susanne Treister, Simon Welsh; POSTmatter; Rebecca Birch, Shezad Dawood, Tom McCarthy, curated by Fatos Ustek, Black Dog Publishing, 2017

Gathering Force – Line, Edge and Color in Anne Truitt, catalogue essay, Stephen Friedman Gallery, London, 2015

Luc Tuymans, 2003
commissioning editor, Phaidon ‘Contemporary Artists Seriesbook, Survey: Ulrich Loock | Interview: Juan Vicente Aliaga | Focus: Nancy Spector | Update (2nd edition): Hans Rudolf Reust

Amalia Ulman’, at Arcadia Missa, Artforum, January  2017

Fresh Widow: Profile on Vedovamazzei, Art Monthly, September 2005

Jeff Wall, 1996
edited Phaidon ‘Contemporary Artists Series’ book, Survey: Thierry de Duve | Interview: Arielle Pelenc | Focus: Boris Groys | Update (2nd edition): Jean-Francois Chevrier

Jeff Wall’, gallery talk, Tate Modern, London, 2005

Mark Wallinger’, Anthony Reynolds Gallery, London, Artforum, December 2006

Andy Warhol at Tate Modern’review, frieze, Mar 2020

Andy WarholBreaking Up is Hard to Do Men Women and Punctuation in Warhol’s Novel a, afterword to Derek Beaulieu, a a novel, Jean Boite Editions, Paris, 2018

Andy Warhol in the Hall Collection, Oxford MMA’, Burlington, May 2016

ON&BY Andy Warhol, MIT/Whitechapel Press, 2016

Silver Sliver: Warhol’s Infinitesimal Time and Space’, Art Monthly, July/August 2014

‘Reconsidering Warhol’, radio broadcast, Resonance FM 104.4, 2014

Andy Warhol: A Most Underestimated Artist’, talk, Whitworth Museum, Manchester, 13 Dec 2016

On Warhol’s early drawings, in ‘Me, You, Us: Anthony d’Offay, Gilda Williams, Gerhard Richter, Vija Celmins, Bill Viola and Alex Katz on Andy Warhol’, Tate etc, issue 16, Summer, 2009

Andy Warhol, Death and Disasters: A Modern Danse Macabre’, talk, Courtauld Institute, London, 2009

Holy Mother: Notes on Andy Warhol’s Mother, Julia Warhola’, Tate etc., Summer 2007

‘Warhol’s Women’, in the symposium ‘Identity and Performativity’, Tate Modern, London, 2007

Andy Warhol: Filmmaker’, Sotheby’s Institute of Art, London, lecture, MA Photography programme, 2007

Andy Warhol The Film Biography’, Art Monthly, December 2006

Jonathan Wateridge’, David Risley, London, Artforum, February 2007

Jonathan Wateridge: Another Place’, catalogue essay, All Visual Arts, London, 2010

Jonathan Wateridge: Ghosts in the Garden‘, in Jonathan Wateridge: Enclave/Ex Patria, with Mark Sanders, Anomie Publishing, 2019

Jonathan Wateridge’, artist’s talk, Wilkinson Gallery, London, 2014

Gillian Wearing’, Maureen Paley/Interim Art, London, Art Monthly, February 1997

Gillian Wearing, 1999
commissioning editor, Phaidon ‘Contemporary Artists Series’ book, Survey: Russell Ferguson | Interview: Donna De Salvo | Focus: John Slyce

Gillian Wearing’, gallery talk, Whitechapel Art Gallery, London

‘Wah-Wah: The Sound of Crying or the Sound of an Electric Guitar: The Work of Gillian Wearing, Parkett, Spring 1998

Tim Noble: Sue Webster’, Modern Art Inc, London, Art/Text, Spring 1999

Lawrence Weiner, 1997
edited Phaidon ‘Contemporary Artists Series’ book, Survey: Alexander Alberro | Interview: Benjamin H.D. Buchloh | Focus: David Batchelor and Alice Zimmerman

Lawrence Weiner, artist’s talk, South London Gallery, London, 2014

Simon Welsh, fig 2, ICA, London, on artists Kihlberg & Henry; Ruth Beale; Anna Barham; Patrick Coyle and Francesco Pedraglio; Bruce Maclean, Susanne Treister, Simon Welsh; POSTmatter; Rebecca Birch, Shezad Dawood, Tom McCarthy, curated by Fatos Ustek, Black Dog Publishing, 2017

Franz West, 1999
commissioning editor, Phaidon ‘Contemporary Artists Series’ book, Survey: Robert Fleck | Interview: Bice Curiger | Focus:Neal Benezra

Go West. Jennifer West‘s Exploded Film Quilt, Lisa Cooley Gallery, New York, Spring, 2016

Jane and Louise Wilson in the Light of the Gothic Tradition’, Parkett, Spring 2000

Jane and Louise Wilson: Culture Now’, ICA talks, London, 2013

Jane and Louise Wilson’, gallery talk, Serpentine Gallery, London, 1999

Jane and Louise Wilson’, Lisson Gallery, London, Art Monthly, April 1999

Jane and Louise Wilson’, Chisenhale Gallery, London, Art Monthly, February 1996

‘John Wood and Paul Harrison: Walking the Plank, Art Monthly, April 1997

Clare Woods’, Chisenhale Gallery, London, Artforum, December 2006

Elizabeth Wright, Becks Futures’, ICA, London, 2000

Cerith Wyn Evans’, Asprey/Jacques Gallery, London, Art/Text, September 1999

Catherine Yass’, 100 Video Artists, Exit Publicaciones, Madrid, 2010

Dustin Yellin’, Grimm Gallery, Amsterdam, Artforum, March 2017

A-Z themes and group shows

A Woman’s Place‘, Knole House, Art Monthly, September 2018

Ambienti’, Palazzo delle Stellini, Milan, Flash Art International, Summer 1991

American Art in the 80s’, Palazzo delle Albere, Trento, Flash Art International, May/June 1992

ARoS Triennial, Aarhus, Denmark, frieze blog, June  2017

‘Arte all’Arte ,00’ Tuscany, Italy (co-curated with Roberto Pinto), public artworks commissioned by Martin Creed, Tania Bruguera, Kendall Geers, Wim Delvoye, Sislej Xsafa, Alberto Garutti, Jacqueline Riva and Geoff Lowe, 2000

The Art Book for Children, co-author of junior edition of Phaidon’s best-selling The Art Book, winner of a ‘Best Non-Fiction Children’s Book 2006’ award from the English Association, translated into ten languages.

Art from the UK’, Angela Bulloch, Willie Doherty, Tracey Emin, Douglas Gordon, Mona Hatoum, Abigail Lane, Sarah Lucas, Sam Taylor-Wood, Rachel Whiteread. Sammlung, Goetz, Munich, 1997

Because a Fire Was in My Head’, South London Gallery, London, Art Monthly, May 2000

British Art Show 7’, Hayward Gallery, Artforum, May 2011

‘Cocart’, Bianca Pilat Gallery, Flash Art Italia, Summer 1992

‘Détente’, Fondazione Mudima, Milan, Corriere della Sera, July 7, 1992

Dirty Pictures’, The Approach, London, Art Monthly, March 2003

‘The Double’, catalogue for the museum’s inaugural exhibition, The Lowry, Salford, 2000

East End Gallery Round-up, London’, London, Art Monthly, February 2002

‘Expanding East: the New Whitechapel’, Artforum, January, 2009

Evident’, The Photographer’s Gallery, London, Art Monthly, December/January 1997

fig 2, ICA, London, with Louisa Buck, Caroline Douglas, Hans Ulrich Obrist, Catherine Wood, curated by Fatos Ustek, Black Dog Publishing, 2017

Front of House’, Parasol unit, London, Artforum, September 2008

Gothic vs. Gothick: On the Embarrassing, Campy Cousin of the Uncanny, Art Monthly, May 2009

The Gothic’, Whitechapel/MIT Press, Documents of Contemporary Art series, 2007, PopMatters review

Hammering it Out in Europe, Interviews with 10 European auction houses, Flash Art, May/June 1991

Heart and Soul’, 60 Long Acre, London, Art Monthly, September 1999

‘In Search of the Miraculous’, frieze blog, review of the Miracle Marathon, Serpentine Gallery  2017

Irredeemable Skeletons’, Shilam + Smith, London, Art Monthly, May 1997

‘It Was What It Was: Modern Ruins’, Art Monthly, May 2010

Liverpool Biennial’, Artforum, January 2009

‘London Orphan Asylum’, Openspace, Milan (with Clare Manchester), 2001

Making and Unmaking’, at Camden Art Centre, Artforum, October 2016

‘Paul McCarthy, Lari Pittman, Jeffrey Vallance’, Studio Guenzani, Milan, Corriere della Sera, April 28, 1992

Not for Sale, Feminist Art in the United States in the 1970s’ (film), Tate Gallery, London, Art Monthly, February 1999

‘Plumcake’, Galleria Steccata 2, Milan, Corriere della Sera, March 13, 1992

Rewind, Cityracing’, Cityracing, London, Art Monthly, November 1995

‘The Richard Hough Bursary’, Roderick Buchanon, Alan Currall, Dalziel + Scullion, Wendy McMurdo, Smith/Stewart, Edinburgh, 1998

Shades of Modern Gothic, from the Victorians to the Surrealists’ in Victoriana: The Art of Revival – A Miscellany, Guildhall Gallery, London, 2013

Speed’, Whitechapel Art Gallery, London, Art Monthly, October 1998

‘Strange Days: British Contemporary Photography’, (also curated), Richard Billingham, Zarina Bhimji, Thomas Demand, Willie Doherty, Paul Graham, David Griffiths, Sarah Jones, Sarah Lucas, Wendy McMurdo, Steven Pippin, Stuart Smith, John Stezaker, Sam Taylor-Wood, Gillian Wearing, Catherine Yass. Ed. Charta, 1997

‘Studio Crawl: Mark Quinn, Kiki Smith, Georgina Starr’, Elle Decoration, November 1997

These Epic Islands’, Vilma Gold Gallery, London, Art Monthly, March 2000

‘What Are You Looking At?: America in the photographic work of On Vanessa Beecroft, Nikki S. Lee, Catherine Opie and Collier Schorr’, Tate etc, Autumn 2005

‘Write On: On Today’s Art Writing Explosion and the Tyranny of the Artist’s Statement, Art Monthly, March, 2015

Young Americans Part II’, Saatchi Gallery, London, Art Monthly, May 1996

Young Americans Part I’, Saatchi Gallery, London, Art Monthly, March 1996

Vanitas – The Transience of Earthly Pleasures’, All Visual Arts, 33 Portland Place, London, 2013

Voodoo’, Riflemaker, Artforum, Summer 2009