Selected Bibliography


Holly Stuart Hughes, Frames Per Second: How Photographers are Using Apps to Bring Augmented Reality to Book
Projects, PDN, January 22 2018

Joanna Fiduccia, Tops & Flops 2017
Spike, December 29 2017

Andrew Russeth, The Year in, and Beyond, New York Galleries—Plus a Top 10 from Around the World, Artnews, December 27 2017
David Campany, Thoughts on Color, Art Press, No. 449, November 2017

Laetitia Toulout, The Good Vibrato, The Steidz, #3, Fall 2017

Conor Dolon, Food For Thought, Luncheon Magazine, Issue 4 2017

Avi Alpert, Back to the World Itself: Photograph as Exposition (With a Postscript on Art Criticism After the US Election), Temporary Art Review, June 2 2017
Diane Smyth, Photo London week: Self Publish, Be Happy and Offprint take over Tate Modern’s Turbine Hall, British Journal of Photography, May 17 2017

Conversations: You Are Looking at Something That Never Occurred, Mousse, May 17 2017 Mike Watson, Homo Mundus Minor, Artforum, May 2017
Terence Trouillot, 10 Contemporary Artists Taking Photography in New Directions, Artnet, April 27 2017
Natalie Rigg, At Zabludowicz Collection, artists test the parameters between authenticity and artifice, Wallpaper, April 22 2017

You Are Looking at Something That Never Occurred, Zabludovicz Collection, London, UK 2017

Pictures at an Exhibition, ‘You Are Looking at Something That Never Occurred’ at Zabludowicz Collection, London, ARTnews, April 13 2017
Tim Barry, Vanishing Points, Curated by Andrianna Campbell, Brooklyn Rail, April 1 2017
Emily Steer, You Are Looking at Something That Never Occurred, Elephant Magazine, March 2017
Martin Herbert, Rome Around Town, Frieze, March 22 2017
Ada Nilsen, What Remains: Interview with Silja Leifsdottir , Objectiv, February 14 2017
Edward Dimsdale, Real Fiction, HOTSHOE, Issue 198, Winter / Spring 2017
Bruno Ceschel, Talking Photography, IMA, Vol. 197, Spring 2017
Silja Leifsdottir, GR-09022017, SKREID, Oslo, NO 2017
Paul Lowe, 1001 Photographs you must see before you die, Quintessence Editions, London, UK 2017
Kat Herriman, An Unusual Anniversary Show, From a Reliably Unorthodox Dealer, New York Times, January 11 2017


Paddy Johnson and Michael Anthony Farley, The Best of Everything 2016, ArtFCity, December 31 2016
Low Comedy, artist’s book, iceberg, iceberg, iceberg, New York, NY
Lesley Martin, Best Photo Book, IMA, Volume 18, Winter 2016
Eliza Wilson, AR Comes to Photography in New Book by Lucas Blalock, Creative Review, December 15 2016
Time Photo Department, TIME Selects the Best Photobooks of 2016, Time Lightbox, November 23 2016
Olga Yatskevitch, Lucas Blalock, Making Memeries, Collector Daily, November 22 2016
Alexia Stam, The World’s First Augmented Reality Photobook, Huck Magazine, October 30 2016
Charlotte Harding, Making Memeries at Unseen Art Fair, British Journal of Photography, September 30 2016 Andrianna Campbell, Dash, Fragment, Bracket, Even Magazine, No. 5, Fall 2016
Making Memeries, augmented reality artist book, SPBH, London
Qianqian Yang, VES Visiting Faculty Exhibition Prompts Conversation, Harvard Crimson, September 13 2016
German Henry, What to Expect at Unseen Photo Fair and Festival, Sleek Magazine, September 1 2016
Tom Seymour, African Portraiture at the Unseen 2016 Fair and Festival, British Journal of Photography, August 31
Yuriko Yamaki, Top Photo Schools Tour: Artists from Bard College, IMA, Volume 17, Autumn
Liu Zhangbolong, Lucas Blalock: The Hidden Work in Photography, Chinese Photography, August 2016
British Journal of Photography , Charlotte Harding, “Making Memeries at Unseen Art Fair” September 30 2016
Even Magazine ,  Andrianna Campbell, “Dash, Fragment, Bracket” No. 5, Fall 2016

Harvard Crimson, Qianqian Yang, “VES Visiting Faculty Exhibition Prompts Conversation” September 13 2016

Sleek Magazine , German Henry, “ What to Expect at Unseen Photo Fair and Festival” September 1 2016

British Journal of Photography , Tom Seymour, “ African Portraiture at the Unseen 2016
Fair and Festival” Aug 31 2016 Les Rencontres d'Arles, catalogue, Arles, France

Skira, David Adjaye, Jeffrey Deitch and Massimiliano Gioni, New Skin: Selections from the Tony and Elham Salamé Collection-Aïshti Foundation, Skira, Milan, Italy

The East Hampton Press & The Southampton Press , Anisah Abdullah, “Guild Hall Presents A Monumental Yet Minimal Exhibition” August 5 2016

Blouin ArtInfo , Taylor Dafoe, “Last Chance: See Sun and Think Shadow at Gladstone Gallery” July 28 2016

Artnet News , Caroline Elbaor and Brian Boucher, “9 Emerging Artists You Need to Know About Right Now”, July 2016
Art Observed , O.C. Yerebakan, “A Modest Proposal at Hauser & Wirth Through July 29th, 2016”

Forbes , Adam Lehrer, “ 6 Can't-Miss Art Shows Of The Week Of June 20, 2016”

FAD Magazine , Mark Westall, “Offprint Brings the UK’s First Internet Black Market to London” May 21 2016

Time Lightbox , Laurence Butet-Roch, “Ten Things to See at Photo London” May 19 2016

Droste Effect, Arianna Carossa, “Lucas Blalock: Low Comedy at Ramiken Crucible: May 13, 2016

Collector Daily , Loring Knoblauch, “Lucas Blalock, Low Comedy at Ramiken Crucible” May 11 2016

London Evening Standard , Kate Lough, “ 8 brilliant photographs that will inspire you to make more mistakes” May 11
Phaidon , Erik Kessels, “Failed It!”, London, UK
Interview , Bomb Magazine, Taylor Dafoe, May 4 2016

ArtNews , Alex Greenberger, “Opening: Lucas Blalock at Ramiken Crucible” April 11 2016

Hunger Magazine, Holly Fraser, “Lucas Blalock”, Issue 10, Spring / Summer

Ordinary Pictures , Eric Crosby, catalogue, Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, MN

Hyperallergic , Julia Friedman, “ Testing the Possibilities of Online Education with Museum MOOCs”
February 18 2016

Arts ATL, Matthew Terrell, “ Preview: “5th of July” Captures the Aftermath of Pandemonium”, February 10 2016
Artnews , Blake Gopnik, “ Cubism For Our Times, from Lucas Blalock at the Met”, February 3 2016

ArtInfo , “Scott Indrisek, Death Metal, Cocaine, Mouse Strippers: Inside Art Los Angeles Contemporary”
January 29 2016

Creative Loafing , Muriel Vega, “ The Morning After: Atlanta Contemporary's curator Daniel Fuller talks
5th of July” January 2016

Wall Street Journal , Richard B. Woodward, “Ocean of Images: New Photography 2015 Review” January 13 2016

Image Support , catalogue, Bergen Kunsthall, Bergen, NO 2016


New York Times , Martha Schwendener, “Review: Metropolitan Museum Looks at Photos That May Last”
December 31 2015

Apeture blog , Stanley Wolukau-Wanambwa, “Ocean of Images at MoMA”, December 11 2015

Slate, Lisa Larson-Walker, “Week In Photos”, December 5 2015

Buzzfeed , Gabriel H. Sanchez, “25 of the Most Powerful Photos of This Week, December 4 2015

New York Times , Holland Cotter, “ Roots of Conceptual Art, Caught by the Camera’s Eye”,
December 3, 2015

ArtSlant , Taylor Dafoe, “New Photography at MoMA: Water Everywhere, but Not a Drop to Drink”,
November 24 2015
ArtSlant, Natalie Hegert, “Photography Is Magic: Charlotte Cotton on How the New Generation of Image-Makers Are Like Illusionist”, November 17 2015

Artsy , Karen Kedmey, “ MoMA and Guggenheim Take Stock of Photography Now”, November 9 2015
Time Out NY , Anne Doran, “Ocean of Images: New Photography 2015”, October 15 2015
Ivorypress , “Don’t Call Me a Photographer, C-Photo, Vol. 10”, Madrid, Spain

WSJ Magazine , “Charlotte Cotton’s New Book on Image-Makers”, October 1 2015

Aperture , Charlotte Cotton, Photography Is Magic

Prestel / Hammer , Russell Ferguson, Perfect Likeness: Photography and Composition

Art In America , “Country Picnic”, portfolio, May 2015

Frieze Magazine , Brian Sholis, “The Retouch”, April 2015
The Stand In (or a Glass of Milk), PF No. 6, catalogue, Public Fiction, Los Angeles, CA 2015
W Mag , Andrew Russeth, May 2015

Photoeye , Rémi Faucheux, Book of the Week, March 3 2015

New York Observer, Nate Freeman, “ Braving the Tundra for a Hundred Openings: A Frigid Start to the Art World in 2015 ”, January, 13 2015

Interview Magazine , Rachel Small, “Wyatt Kahn’s Proper Proposal”, January 2015


Frieze Blog , Dan Fox, “Highlights 2014”, December 17, 2014
Outside The Lines, catalogue, Contemporary Art Museum Houston, Houston, TX 2014
Ruth van Beek / Alex F. Webb & Lewis Chaplin, Best Books 2014, Photo-Eye, December 11 2014

Document Journal , Bjarne Melgaarde, The New Generation, No. 5, Fall/Winter 2014

Riverfront Times , Malcolm Gay, The Wurst Show: Artist Explores Hot Dog at White Flag Projects Dec 2014 SPBH Book Club Volume VII, Self Publish Be Happy, London, UK
The New Yorker, Vince Alleti, “The Material Image” October 6, 2014

Monopol Magazine , Jens Hinrichsen, “ Portfolio: bunkum, Buncombe” August 2014

Artforum , Natalie Musteata, “ Critic’s Picks: The Material Image: Marianne Boesky”

Inside the White Cub , artist book, Peradam / Ramiken, New York 2014

The New Yorker , Vince Aletti, “Fixed Variable: Hauser and Wirth Chelsea” July 2014

Frieze Magazine , Jonathan Griffin, “Depression review”, Issue 164, 2014

Vice Magazine , “The 2014 Photo Issue” July 2014

Foam Magazine , “Under Construction - New Positions In American Photography” 2014

Aperture , Christy Lange, “Windows Mirrors Tabletops” The PhotoBook Review, Spring/Summer 2014 WINDOWS MIRRORS TABLETOPS, artist book, Morel Books, London

Last Magazine , Kevin Greenberg, “Lucas Blalock” Spring 2014

Mousse Magazine , Jakob King, “#ConvulsiveBeauty” February - March, 2014

Blindspot , ed. by Vik Muniz and Barney Kulok, Winter 2014


The New York Times
, Roberta Smith, Lucas Blalock: ‘Id, Ed, Ad, Od’, 2013

Thames and Hudson , Charlotte Cotton, The Photograph as Contemporary Art (third edition)

Aperture , Christopher Y. Lew, “Swiping at Pictures”, Spring 2013

GalleristNY , Andrew Russeth, “Made in Space at Gavin Brown’s Enterprise”, July 2013

The New York Times , Roberta Smith, “Made In Space” August 1, 2013

The New York Times , Roberta Smith, “Ten Years” July 26, 2013

Thames and Hudson , ed. Hossein Amirsadeghi, Art Studio America
Art Papers , Jennifer Piejko, “New Pictures of Common Objects”, July/August 2013
Art Monthy , Martin Herbert, “London Round-up” July/August 2013

Frieze , Carmen Winant, “Focus Interview” March 2013
Apeture , “Jeff Wall and Lucas Blalock: A Conversation on Pictures”, Spring 2013


Mousse Magazine , Clara Meister, “Techniques in Marriage” April 2012
Aperture , “Imperfect Grace” Fall 2012

British Journal of Photography, Diane Smyth “The Perfect Playground” March 2012

Art In America , Anne Doran, “Lucas Blalock” January 2012


Frieze Magazine , Chris Wiley, “Depth Of Focus” Issue 143 December 2011

Artforum , Chris Wiley, “Critic’s Picks: Lucas Blalock: xyz” December 2011

Photoeye , Adam Bell, “Best Photo Books 2011” December 2011

Purple Magazine Diary , Juliana Balestin, “Lucas Blalock” November 2011

New York Observer, Andrew Russeth, “Lucas Blalock at Ramiken Crucible” November 22, 2011
Foam Magazine , Anne-Celine Jaeger, “Part Object” Fall 2011

ARTnews, Rebecca Robertson, “Building Pictures” March 2011

The Believer, “Artist-Edition Paper Airplanes” November 2011

Foam International Photography Magazine , September 2011

LOOSEE , monthly limited edition artist publication, September 2011

The Wall Street Journal, Kelly Crow, “In Chinatown, Trading Heirlooms for Fine Art” June 1, 2011
Towards a Warm Math , artist book, Hassla
Photoworld (Beijing), Liu Congyun, interview, p.20-24, March 2011


n+1 , number 10: Self Improvement, Fall 2010

Art Review, “Snapshot Feature” November 2010

Time Out NY, Anne Doran, “The Original Copy” September 16, 2010

Time Out NY, Anne Doran, “Green Honey” July 22, 2010

The New Yorker, Vince Alleti, “50 Artists Photograph The Future” June 14, 2010

Use Me Abuse Me , catalog, KesselsKramer, Amsterdam, NL

Guernica Magazine, Shane Lavalette, "In Conversation: Lucas Blalock and Talia Chetrit” March 2010 Art
Slant , Andrew Berardini, “Word Problems” Los Angeles, July 5, 2009

After Stanley Donen , ed. by Jibade-Khalil Huffman 2009 Eighth Veil, Los Angeles 2009
I believe you, liar , artist book (iceberg, iceberg, iceberg) 2009