Curating Contemporary Art Mediography

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Articles and Books

Aagaard-Morgensen, Lars. The Idea of the Museum: Philosophical, Artistic  and Political Questions (Problems in Contemporary Philosophy). Lewiston: Edwin Mellen Press, 1988.

Altshuler, Bruce, ed. Collecting the New: Museums and Contemporary Art. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2007.

Becker, Howard S. Art Worlds. Berkeley and Los Angeles: University of California Press, 1982. 

Bourdieu, Pierre and Alain Darbel. The Love of Art: European Art Museums and their Public. Trans. Caroline Beattie and Nick Merriman. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 1990 (1969).

Bourdieu, Pierre. The Rules of Art: Genesis and Structure of the Literary Field. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 1996 (1992).

Crimp, Douglas. On the Museum's Ruins. Cambridge: MIT Press, 1993. 150-182. 

Duncan, Carol. Civilizing Rituals: Inside Public Art Museums. New York: Routledge, 1995.

Ferguson, Bruce W., Reesa Greenberg, and Sandy Naime, eds. Thinking About Exhibitions. London: Routledge, 1996.

Groys, Boris. Art Power. Cambridge: MIT Press, 2008.

Ho, Christopher K. "What is an Independent Curator?" Madrid: ARCO 30, Winter 2003.

Hooper-Greenhill, Eilean. Museums and the Interpretations of Visual Culture. London: Routledge, 2001.

Karp, Ivan and Steven D. Lavine, eds. Exhibiting Cultures. Washington: Smithsonian Institution Press, 1991.

Krysa, Joasia ed. Curating Immateriality (Data Browser). New York: Autonomedia, 2006.

Marincola, Paul, ed. What Makes a Great Exhibition?
. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, distributed by Reaktion Books, 2007.

Marstine, Janet. New Museum Theory and Practice: An Introduction. Malden: Blackwell Publishing, 2006.

McClellan, Andrew, ed. Art and Its Publics: Museum Studies at the Millennium (New Interventions in Art History). Malden, MA: Wiley-Blackwell, 2003. 

Obrist, Hans-Ulrich, ed. A Brief History of Curating (Documents). Zurich: JRP|Ringier, 2008.

O'Doherty, Brian. Inside the White Cube: The Ideology of the Gallery Space. Berkeley: University of California Press, 2000 (1976).

Paul, Christiane ed. New Media in the White Cube and Beyond:  Curatorial Models for Digital Art. Berkeley: University of California Press,  2008

Rand, Steven and Heather Kouris, eds. Cautionary Tales: Critical Curating. New York: Apexart, 2007.

Rugg, Judith and Michele Sedgwick. Issues inCurating Contemporary Art and Performance. Chicago: UNiversity of Chicago Press, 2007.

Stallabrass, Julian. Art Incorporated, or, How Economics, Politics, and Ideology Affect How Art Is Made, Funded, Exhibited, etc. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2004.

Thea, Carolee. Here Time Becomes Space: A Conversation with Harald Szeemann. Sculpture Magazine. Vol 20, No. 5: 2001.

Thea, Carolee. On Curating: Interviews with Ten International Curators. New York: D.A.P./Distributed Art Publishers, 2009.

Werner, Paul. Museum, Inc.: Inside the Global Art World 
. Chicago: Prickly Paradigm Press, 2006.

Art Projects "Life Sharing" 2000-2003.

Arcangel, Cory. "Data Diaries" 2002. 

Arcangel, Cory. "Super Mario Clouds" 2002.

Bookchin, Natalie. "The Intruder" 1999.

Brucker-Cohen, Jonah and Katherine Moriwaki. "" 2005.

Bunting, Heath and Kayle Brandon. "BorderXing" 2002.

Chatonsky, Gregory. "Marathon.55 cache memory" 2003. 

Cheang, Shu Lea. "Brandon" 1998.

Cosic, Vuk. "ASCII History of Moving Images" 1999.

Drouhin, Reynald. "IP Monochrome" 2006-Present.

Electronic Disturbance Theater. "Zapatista Tactical FloodNet" 1998.

Etoy. "etoy.SHARE" 2000.

Flanagan, Mary. "domestic" 2003.

Galloway, Alex. "Prepared Playstation"

Goldberg, Ken. "Telegarden" 1995.

Harris, Johnathan. "We Feel Fine" 2006.

Institute for Applied Autonomy. "iSee" 2001.

Jeremijenko, Natalie. "A-trees" 1999.

Jodi. "" 1993.

Kaiser, Paul and Shelley Eshkar. "Pedestrian" 2001-2002.

Kasonen, Tuulia. "Web Wide Wit" 2006-Present.

Klima, John. "Glasbead" 1999-2000.

Knowbotic Research and Peter Sandbichler. "Minds of Concern::Breaking News" 2002.

Levin, Golan, and Scott Gibbons, Gregory Shakar, and Yasmin Sohrawardy. "Dialtones: A Telesymphony" 2001.

Lialina, Olia. "My Boyfriend Came Back from the War" 1996.

Lozano-Hemmer, Rafael. "Vectorial Elevation" 1999.

McCoy, Kevin and Jennifer McCoy. "Horror Chase", 2002.

Mouchette. "" 1996-Present.

MTAA. "1 year performance video (aka samHsiehUpdate)" 2004-2005.

Murthy, Prema. "Bindigirl" 1999.

Murthy, Prema. "Mythic Hybrid" 2002.

Napier, Mark. "Shredder 1.0" 1998.

Obadike Mendi, and Keith Obadike. "The Pink of Stealth" 2003.

Obadike, Keith. "Blackness for Sale" 2001.

On, Josh. "TheyRule" 2004.

Peretti, Jonah and Chelsea Peretti. "Black People Love Us" 2002.

Pollack, Anat and Adam Goode. "Echo & Narcissus" 2003. 

radioqualia. "Free Radio Linux" 2002.

Raqs Media Collective. "OPUS" 2001.

Radical Software Group. "Carnivore" 2001.

RTMark. "" 1996-2002.

Schleiner, Anne-Marie and Joan Leandre, and Brody Condon. "Velvet Strike" 2002.

Shulgin, Alexi. "386 DX" 1998.

Simon Jr., John F. "aLife" 2003.

Sollfrank, Cornelia. "Female Extension" 1997.

Spiers, Ian. "Brown Equals Terrorist" 2004-2005.

Staehle, Wolfgang. "Empire 24/7" 2001.

Stone, Reva. "Carnevale 3.0" 2000-2002.

Torolab. "The Region of the Transborder Trousers (La región de los pantalones transfronterizos)" 2004-2005.

Young-Hae Chang Heavy Industries. "Bust Down the Doors" 2000.


Connor, Michael. "Raiders of the Lost ArtBase," 2005.

Hershman, Lynn. "Hershmanlandia," 2005.

Manetas, Miltos. "Whitney Biennial," 2004.

Zenith Media Lounge/The New Museum. "Open Source Art Hack," 2002.

Film and Video

Acconci, Vito. Theme Song, 1973.

Acconci, Vito. Undertone. 1972.

Birnbaum, Dara. Technology Transformation: Wonder Woman, 1978.

Blumenthal, Lya. Fact Is Stranger Than Fiction, 1987.

Braderman, Joan. Joan Does Dynasty, 1993.

Bureau of Inverse Technology. Suicide Box, 1996.

Campus, Peter. Double Vision, 1971.

Cokes, Tony. Black September, 2003.

Cokes, Tony. Pause, 2004.

Cokes, Tony. Shrink, 2004.

Fusco, Coco and Paula Heredia. The Couple in the Cage: A Guatinaui Odyssey, 1993.

Look. Dir. Adam Rifkin. Captured Films, 2007.

Leger, Fernand and Dudley Murphy. The Ballet Mècanique, 1924.

Nauman, Bruce. Bouncing in the Corner #1, 1968.

Nauman, Bruce. Violin Turned D.E.A.D., 1968.

Rivera, Alex. Papapapa, 1996.

Rosler, Martha. If It's Too Bad to Be True, It Could Be DISINFORMATION, 1985.

Rosler, Martha. Semiotics of the Kitchen, 1975.

Serra, Richard. TV Delivers People, 1971.

Tribe, Kerry. Here & Elsewhere, 2002.

Warhol, Any. Empire, 1964.

Web Sites

Brucker-Cohen, Jonah. Coin-op. 2008 (11 February, 2008)

Debatty, Regine. We-Make-Money-Not-Art 2008 (11 February, 2008)

Eyebeam. Eyebeam Reblog 2008 (11 February, 2008)

MTAA. MTAA Reference Resource 2008 (11 February, 2008)

Rhizome. 2008 (11 February, 2008)

Technorati. 2008 (11 February, 2008)

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