Selected Bibliography


Chevallier,Yann. et  al. (2013). Altars of Madness (VOL. II). Casino Luxembourg-Forum d’art contemporain, Luxembourg, Le Confort Moderne, Poitiers pp. 27, 42 – 45, 167 -168.
Bianciotto, B./ Lefèvre, J. Muhlen, K. (2013). Altars of Madness (VOL. I). Casino Luxembourg-Forum d’art contemporain, Luxembourg, Le Confort Moderne, Poitiers.. pp. 104 – 110. 


 -,-. 2012. Steven Shearer Bad Run. Retrieved 25.06.2012, from Institution: 
Slate [Hrsg.], BRIGHT! Typogrophy between Illustration and Art, Köln: DAAB Media GmbH, 2012, pp. 238/239,ill. 


" Dead Beautiful" , in Dazed, Sept 2011, pp. 110 - 115.
Steven Shearer, in : Bad Day- Issue 11, pp. 13-19:
Heth, Shannon: Looking In. In: Montecristo (2011) Volume 4 / Number 1, pp.40-43.


dispatches . In: Art Review (2010) Issue 42, p. 36.
Palais de Tokyo, Magazine 13, p.38/126
Art Review: Issue 47, Art Review, London, 2011, p. 84
Art Review: Issue 42, Art Review, London, 2010, p. 36
Christopher Mooney, From Plato to Go-Go, in: Art Review: Issue 39, London, 2010, pp. 110-113.
Kunst- und Ausstellungshalle der Bundesrepublik Deutschland (ed.), Neugierig? Kunst des 21. Jahrhunderts aus privaten Sammlungen, Bonn, 2010, p. 182 -183.
Inbetweenout/Black Mirror, Sang Bleu éditeurs, Pully 2010, pp. 9, 116,117,129.
Kopp, Herbert (ed.) 2010, Permanent Trouble. Sammlung Kopp, München, exhibition catalogue, 21.03.-13.06.2010, Kunstforum Ostdeutsche Galerie, Regensburg. Köln: Snoeck Verlagsgesellschaft, pp. 239 – 262, ill. 


Nguyen, Betty; Campbell, Paloma (ed.), studio visit, in: first person, fall 2009, issue 3, realness, p.70.
Inbetweenout. Black Mirror, Marco Costantini & Sang Bleu Editeurs (ed.), 2009, pp. 116-117, 129.


Luckow, Dirk (ed.), Heavy Metal. On the Inexplicable Lightness of a Material, Kunsthalle zu Kiel, Hatje Cantz Verlag, Ostfildern, 2008 (exh. cat.).
Double Album, Danie Guzmàn and Steven Shearer, in: New Museum Paper, No. 4, Spring/Summer 2008, p. 6.
Ruf, Beatrix (ed.), Blasted Allegories. Works from the Ringier Collection, JRP Ringier Kunstverlag AG, Zurich, 2008 New York: New Museum.
Double Album: Daniel Guzman and Steven Shearer, in: Contemporary, No. 95, 2008, p. 29.
Hainley, Bruce, Double Album: Daniel Guzman and Steven Shearer, in: Artforum, No. 5, January 2008, p. 131.
Spence, Louise, Steven Shearer, in: Canadian Art International, January 2008. Valdes, Sarah (ed.), Double Album: Steven Shearer and Daniel Guzman, New Museum, New York, 2008 (
Krishtalka, Sholem, A furious embrace, in: Arts, January 17, 2008, p. 22. Kurjakovic, Daniel, Conflicting Tales. Subjectivity, Zürich: JRP Ringier, 2009, pp. 118, 215, ill. 


A PRIOR Magazine, 2007, pp. 1 - 9.
Hedi Slimane, PPaper Hedi Slimane, PP Group, 2007, p. 92.
Prince, Nigel (ed.), Steven Shearer, Ikon Gallery, Birmingham / The Power Plant, Toronto 2007 (exh. cat.).
Goddard, Peter, Power Plant show brings back the 1970s, in:, December 13, 2007.
Sandals, Leah, The original guitar heroes, in: National Post, December 6, 2007, p. AL6.
Killgore, Bobby, Young Collectors, David Simkins, in: Art Basel Miami Beach, December 2007, pp. 166/167.
Milroy, Sarah, Worth the hype, in:, December 12, 2007.
D’Aurizio, Michele, Steven Shearer, in: Mousse, No. 11, November 2007, pp. 55 -57.
Green, Göran, OH MY GOD!, Vestfossen Kunstlaboratorium, 2007, pp. 164-167.
Keeley, Amanda, A-Z from The Armory Show, New York 2007, in: Whitewall, No. 6, Summer 2007, pp. 158/159.
Rachline, Sonia, L’avenir en oevres, in: Vogue, No. 874, February 2007, p. 147.


Szewczyk Monika, Close To Icons, in: c magazine, no. 91, Toronto, Autumn 2006, pp. 39-42.
Guys. Insert Steven Shearer, in: Parkett, no. 76, Zurich/New York 2006, pp. 169-180.
Walsh, Meeka, Artist Portfolio: The Poetics of Impoverishment, in: BorderCrossings. A Magazine of the Arts, no. 96, Winnipeg/CDN, February 2006, pp. 64-73.
Roelstraete, Dieter, Death Drives, Difference, Nothingness. Dieter Roelstraete Ponders the Work of Steven Shearer', in: A Prior Magazine, no. 12, Brussels, January/February 2006, pp. 103-135.
Roelstraete, Dieter. Death Drives, Difference, Nothingness. In: A Prior, January/February 2006, pp.118-140.


Dexter, Emma (ed.), Vitamin D. New Perspectives in Drawing, Phaidon, London. 2005 Campbell, Deborah, Steven Shearer: Bastard Offspring of the Photoconceptualists, in: Canadian Art, Toronto, vol. 22, no. 3, Fall 2005, pp. 94-97.
Roberts, Bill, Sounds like teen spirit, (exh. review) in: ArtReview, March 2005, p. 27.
Bonnet Frédéric, Artist profile, French Vogue, Paris, March 2005.
Brayshaw, Christopher, „Pay Attention, Mother Fuckers!“ (exh. review), January 2005.
Gümer, Fisun. The art just doesn’t cut it. In: Metro. 6.1.2005.


CAG Contemporary Art Gallery (ed.), Steven Shearer, Vancouver: CAG Contemporary Art Gallery, Vancouver 2004 (exh. cat.).
Graham-Dixon, Andrew. All stuck and scribbled. In: The Sunday Telegraph, 19.12.2004.
Cripps, Charlotte. Work at the cutting edge. In: The Independent Review, 2.12.2004, p. 18A.


Kunsthalle Wien (ed.), Go Johnny Go. Die E-Gitarre – Kunst und Mythos, Göttingen: Steidl, 2003, pp. 162 – 165. 
Hainley, Bruce, (exh. review), in: Artforum Magazine, New York, September 2003.


Dick Terence, Three Short Essays on Growing Up, in: Fuse Magazine, vol. 25, no. 2, Toronto, 2002.
Higgs, Matthews, Steven Shearer, in: Artforum Magazine, New York, October 2002, pp. 2-3.
Rugoff, Ralph,  Rock my World: Recent Art and the Memory of Rock ‚n’ Roll, San Francisco: CCAC, 2002 (exh. cat.).
Shier, Reid, (exh. review), in: Art & Text Magazine, Los Angeles, Autumn 2002.


Arden, Roy, Steven Shearer Swinging Lumpen, in: Canadian Art Magazine, Toronto, Autumn 2001, p. 48.


Lum, Ken, 6: New Vancouver Modern, Canadian Art, vol. 15, no. 2, Toronto 1998.
Watson, Scott, 6: New Vancouver Modern, Belkin Gallery, Vancouver, 1998 (exh. cat.).  


Brackett, Donald, Canada’s Rising Art Stars, in: The Globe & Mail, Toronto, 1996.
Bradles, Jessica, New Perspectives, Ontario: Art Gallery of Ontario, 1996 (exh. cat.).
Patten, James, Modern Love, London Regional Museum, Ontario, 1996 (exh. cat.).


Wallace, Keith, Three Artists, Vancouver: CAG Contemporary Art Gallery, Vancouver 1994 (exh. brochure)