Clifford Owens Bibliography

Updates (news and coverage of Owens and his work, 2009-)

Writing by Owens

Notes on Critical black U.S. Performance art and ArtistsFylkingen Electronic Journal, Stockholm, Sweden, October 2003

“Notes on Shaun Leonardo” Rhys Gallery, Boston, MA (exhibition catalog essay), 2007

(see a 2008 Leonardo (“El C”)/Owens collaboration)

“Discharging the Anxiety of Influence” NYFA Current, 2007

Book and Catalog References

RoseLee Goldberg, Performa: New Visual Art Performance. D.A.P., New York. 2007

Lowery Stokes-Sims, “Should I be allowing you to tell me what to do? The Art of Clifford Owens” Quid Pro Quo brochure essay, The Studio Museum in Harlem, New York, NY, 2006 (photographs)

Amy Smith-Stewart, Greater New York 2005 P.S.1/MoMA, Long Island City, NY 2005

Lauren Ross, Freestyle exhibition catalog, Studio Museum in Harlem, New York, NY, 2001 (photographs)

Reviews and Articles (through Nov. 2008 — look here for newer coverage and blog posts on Owens)

Horace Brockington, “Freestyle: Studio Museum in Harlem,” NY Arts, June 2001

Holland Cotter, “Full Studio Museum Show Starts with 28 Young Artists and a Shoehorn, The New York Times, May 11, 2001

—“I Never Meant to Hurt You,” The New York Times, May 5, 2006

—“Quid Pro Quo: 2005-06 Artists-in-Residence,” The New York Times, September 8, 2006

—“A Beehive Filled with Artists’ Books and Buzz,” The New York Times, November 2006

– “Lower East Side: Art Shoehorned Amidst Charm,” The New York Times, November 2008

Lance Esplund, “This is New York, But Only Part of It” New York Sun, March 17, 2005

Laurie Granieri, “Refusing to be Contained,” Interview, Home News Tribune, March 17, 2002 (photographs)

Justin Hayford, “Puzzle Pieces,” Chicago Reader, March 13, 1998 (photograph)

Ken Johnson, “The Listings: ‘In this Place,’” The New York Times, December 17, 2004

Christopher Knight, “Cultural Evolution in Freestyle,” Los Angeles Times, October 2, 2001

Kymberli Olsen, “I Remember Katie,” PFORM Magazine, no.46, fall 1998

Peter Plagens, “Harlem Goes Freestyle,” Newsweek, May 14, 2001

Anne Midgette, “Peak Performances,” Art +Auction, October 2007 (photographs)

Sara Reisman, “Quid Pro Quo,” Art Notes no.11, November 2006 (photograph)

Jerry Saltz, “Into the Fray, Chelsea Morning: A Gallery Makes its Mark,” Village Voice February 2006

Jason Schmidt, “The New Masters,” Vibe Magazine, April 2001 (photograph)

Roberta Smith, “Performance Art Gets its BiennialThe New York Times, November 4, 2005

Sarah Valdez, “Free Styling,” Art in America, September 2001 (photograph)

Interviews with Owens (through Nov. 2008 — check our blog for more recent interviews)

Rob Perree, “Vertegenwoordigers Van Post-Black,” Interview, Kuntsbeeld, November 2001 (photographs)

Dina Rebecca, Interview, News Channel 12 New Jersey, aired March 4, 2002


One response

1 02 2012
Hipolito Zierden

No one can deny from the quality of this video posted at this site, nice job, keep it all the time.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: