Press (& Publications)

Note to those unfamiliar with Triple Candie's philosophy or programs: The interviews marked in pink may provide a helpful introduction. All entries that are underlined (in black or blue text) are on-line. We are working to get the other press/content on-line as soon as we can.


Robert Moeller, "A Pair of Curatorial Provocateurs Get an Improbably Museum Survey," Hyperallergic, March 16, 2017.


Dean Kessick, "Intimate Wine Reception," Art Review, May 2016, p. 113.


Superak, Astria. "Six x Six," The Exhibitionist No. 11 (2015). [Includes discussion on James Lee Byars: I Cancel All My Works at Death at Museum of Contemporary Art Detroit.]


Morris, Matthew, and Triple Candie. "The Inverted Questionnaire," Matt Morris with James Lee Byars: The Perfect Kiss (QQ)* *questioning, queer. Cincinnati: Contemporary Arts Center, 2015.

Fitch Little, Harriet. "The Contentious Case of the 'Young Black Artist' Donelle Woolford." Financial Times (London). October 10, 2014. [Note: contains paragraph describing Triple Candie's response to Donelle Woolford]

Schmelzer, Paul, ed./Triple Candie. "In on the Joke: Triple Candie on Donelle Woolford." August 12, 2014. [Opinion piece written by Triple Candie on Donelle Woolford project, which was recently presented in Minneapolis]

Cotter, Holland. "Turning Tables on Market Forces: 'Living with Pop,' Capitalist Realism at Artists Space." The New York Times. July 31, 2014. [note: paragraph on Triple Candie curatorial model as precedent]

Milne, Pippa. "The Past is Present: The Curatorial Act of Exhibiting Exhibitions." Un Magazine [Melbourne] July 2014. [Note: Passing reference to Triple Candie near end of essay.]

Yankelvitch, Matvei, "Reviews: Detroit: James Lee Byars, I Cancel All My Works at Death." Artforum. June/July/August 2014.

Gass, William Joseph. "Reviews: James Lee Byars." Art Papers. May/June 2014.

Russeth, Andrew. "Bringing James Lee Byars Back to Detroit: Triple Candie Interviews Triple Candie About Their Latest Project." April 21, 2014.

Stryker, Mark. "MOCAD exhibit a meditation on Detroit conceptual artist James Lee Byars." Detroit Free Press. February 5, 2014. [Cover story for weekly arts section.]

Kanan, Amelia. "Stage and Canvas." Real Detroit Weekly. February 5, 2014. [Annotated listing.]


Bousquet, Francois. "Une Preface." Ether Real. July 19, 2013. (, last accessed, September 11, 2013.

Olcèse, Smaranda. "Un Preface: Exposition au Plateau, FRAC." Inferno July 30, 2013.

Royer, Elodie et Yoann Gourmel, ed. "Volume I - A Perface." Messy Sky No. 3. Spring/Summer 2013.

Tzirtzilakis, Yorgos, with Dakis Joannou and Andreas Angelidakis. "The Trigger Effect." Domus. June 4 2013. [An interview with Angelidakis, architect and curator of the exhibition The System of Objects at the Deste Collection, and Joannou, collector; Triple Candie's El Museo de Reproducciones Fotograficas is featured in one of the photographs of the installation]

Allen, Greg. "Attr. To the Cowboys Milking Master."
. June 2, 2013. [Cady Noland Approximately referenced in article on legal dispute between Noland, Sotheby's, and the dealer Marc Jancou.]

Triple Candie. "Exhibition Preparations." The Highlights. XVII. February 2013.


Triple Candie. Maurizio Cattelan is Dead: Life & Work, 1960-2009. Athens: Deste Foundation for Contemporary Art, 2012 (catalogue).

Kushnir, Alana. "When Curating Meets Piracy: Rehashing the History of Unauthorized Exhibition Making." Journal of Curatorial Studies
. Issue 1 Vol. 3. 2012

Hunter, Becky Huff. "Infectious Sovereignty: Editorializing the Exhibition." Art Papers (March/April 2012).

Reprint of Italian Job timeline from Triple Candie's website in "Art in the Age of Berlusconi." Good Fucking Art. Rotterdam and Rome: post editions and Nero magazine, 2012.


A Constructed World, eds. Speech Objects. Blois, France: École d’art de Blois-Agglopolys and Musée de l’Objet, 2011.

Dantini, Michele. "Diario italiano (Arte povera tra Castelo di Rivoli e Artssima." About Care and Carelessness [] November 11, 2011.

Tedford, Matthew Harrison. "Visiting Artist Profiles: Triple Candie." Art Practical, December 7, 2011.

Moliterni, Rocco. "Artissima a Torino: Lasciatevi Sorprendere dall'Arte Che Non Conscete." La Stampa [Turin]. November 3, 2011.

Valota, Cristina. "Povera di spirito. Perché l'arte conteporanea ha zero sense of humor?" Il Giornale dell'Arte [Turin]. November 2011.

Fanelli, Franco. "Lo censore? No, committente pentito." Il Giornale dell'Arte
[Turin]. November 2011.

Fontani, Giulia. "Si avvicina Artissima 18 ed è già polemica . . ." Exibart [Florence]. October 19, 2011.

"Отмена выставки arte povera." Art Chronika [Moscow]. October 19, 2011.

Johnson, Paddy. "Wednesday Links!" Art Fag City . October 19, 2011.

Russeth, Andrew. "Channeling Occupy Wall Street, Triple Candie Battles Artissima Over Canceled Show." New York Observer. October 18, 2011.

Unsigned. "Artissima Cancels Arte Povera Exhibition," Flash Art.
October 17, 2011.

Unsigned editorial. "Chi offende sul serio l'Arte Povera." LaStampa. October 17, 2011.

Unsigned. "Artissima cancela la exposición de Arte Povera." Exit [Madrid]. October 17, 2011.

Manacorda, Francesco. "Il mio niet a Triple Candie." LaStampa. O
ctober 15, 2011.

Moliterni, Rocco. "Artissima Non Mette I Baffi All'Arte Povera," LaStampa October 14, 2011.

Haraldseth, Geir. "Kritikk på bestilling," Kunstkritikk []. October 14, 2011.

Giacomelli, Marco Enrico. "L'Arte Povera Non Esiste? Anatema! E Artissima Cancella Lo Show Commissionato A Triple Candie." Artribune. October 13, 2011.

"Artissima Releases Statement on Cancellation of Triple Candie Exhibition." October 13, 2011.

"Triple Candie's Arte Povera Exhibition Pulled from Artissima," October 11, 2011.

Russeth, Andrew. "The Fall of Relational Aesthetics." The New York Observer,September 15, 2011.

Urban, Jason. "Interview: Shelly Bancroft and Peter Nesbett." Printeresting,[]. September 16, 2011.


Johnson, Paddy. "Survival in New York: An Interview with Triple Candie," Art Fag City []. October 14, 2010.

Urban, Jason. "Triple Candie," Printeresting [], September 30, 2010.

Russeth, Andrew. "Ryan Gander's Double (Or Triple) Threat in New York. 16 Miles of String [] September 29, 2010.

Decemvirale, J. V. "Triple Candie Interviewed," in Solo Show. London: Royal College of Art, 2010, pp. 191-194.

Latronico, Vincenzo."Piu Falsi del Vero. [More fake than real]"Domus. July/August 2010.

Hoffmann, Jens. "A Plea for Exhibitions." mousse magazine 24 (June 2010). [Note: Discusses Triple Candie and Ydessa Hendeles Foundation as models of exceptional curatorial innovation.]

Gill, Jonathan. "Harlem Lights." The Guardian. May 29, 2010. [Note: Triple Candie is mentioned briefly in this longer piece on Harlem as a whole]

Cotter, Holland. "Last Chance: Back to Haunt the Hell out of You: The Splendid and Bragadocious Raven Chanticleer." The New York Times. April 2, 2010.

Cotter, Holland. "Art iin Review: Back to Haunt the Hell Out of You, The Splendid and Bragadocious Raven Chanticleer." The New York Times. March 5, 2010.

Gilbertson, Leanne. "Letter from London: Chris Ofili, A Mixtape." Art21 Blog February 1, 2010.

Reyes, Damaso. "The 'Splendid' life of a Harlem original." New York Amsterdam News (January 28-February 3, 2010).

Graves, Jen. "RIP, Kenneth Noland." SLOG [The Stranger] (January 5, 2010).


Reyes, Damaso. "Two Holiday Treats at Triple Candie." New York Amsterdam News. December 31, 2009 - January 6, 2010.

Malone, Micah and Matthew Nash. "A Discussion about the Role(s) of Alternative Galleires." Big Red & Shiny No. 121. December 14, 2009.

Ionescu, Paris. "The Problem with Triple Candie." antARTica []. November 29, 2009. Last accessed 2/10/10.

Hall, Emily. "Reviews: Maurizio Cattelan is Dead." Artforum. November 2009.

Haber, John. "Review: Maurizio Cattelan is Dead." []. Posted sometime in September 2009.

Haber, John. [Review of Maurizio Cattelan is Dead.] Artillery [need date, Aug? 2009].

Reyes, Damaso. "Life and Death at Triple Candie." The New York Amsterdam News. August 27 - September 2, 2009.

Haber, John. "Two August Recommendations." August 21, 2009.

Ken Johnson. "Last Chance: Maurizio Cattelan is Dead, Life & Work, 1960 - 2009." The New York Times. August 21, 2009.

Fuller, Daniel. Réquiem, ætérnam dona eis, Dómine; et lux perpétua lúceat eis. August 16, 2009.

Johnson, Ken. "Art in Review: Maurizio Cattelan is Dead, Life & Work, 1960 - 2009." The New York Times. August 7, 2009.

Carlin, T.J. "Triple Candie reopens with a bang - and a qualifying statement." Time Out New York. July 13, 2009.

Reyes, Damaso. "Triple Candie returns to Harlem." The New York Amsterdam News. May 28 - June 3, 2009, page 17.

Peng, Qi. "Exclusive Assassination: Eric Doeringer, Artist, Bootlegger, and G-E-N-I-U-S." Salt Lake City Fine Arts Examiner. April 28, 2009 [brief mention.]

Saltz, Jerry. "Energy to Burn." March 30, 2009.

Russeth, Andrew. "Almost Baroque at Triple Candie [review]." Sixteen Miles of String []. March 22, 2009.

Stern, Steven. "A Fraction of the Whole." Frieze. Issue 121. March 2009.

Robinson, Walter. "Artnet News: Triple Candie returns with Almost Baroque." February 24, 2009.

Butler, Sharon. "Triple Candie reopens: 'Because we saw artists as complicit with the problems we were seeing, we were motivated not to work with them." Posted February 16, 2009.

Bors, Chris. "Shelly Bancroft and Peter Nesbett on Relaunching Triple Candie." February 12, 2009.

[Unsigned.] "Top Ten of 2008: #2: Triple Candie: Thank You for Coming, 2001-08." 16 Miles of String. [] January 2, 2009.



Cotter, Holland. "Out with the Fat, In With the Hunger." The New York Times. 21 December 2008.

Segal, Emily. "Undoing the Ongoing Bastardization of Triple Candie: 'What's the Problem with Triple Candie?' Lecture at the MIT Center for Advanced Visual Study." The College Hill Independent [Providence, R.I.]. November 20, 2008.

Lincoln, Kevin. "Suite shows racial strife, change." The Chronical [Durham]. September 25, 2008.

Smith, Zack. "Jacob Lawrence Exhibit at Goldenbelt, Durham." September 10, 2008.

Cassagrande, Reggie. "Artist / Cady Noland where did she go?" Lipsticktracez. [] August 30, 2008.

Carroll, Jacob. "Triple Candie and the Advent of Photocopy Art." July 17, 2008.

Spaeth, Catherine. "Edward Winkleman: Gallerist and Haberdasher." July 16, 2008.

Monnier, Annette. "Damien Hirst at Wexler Gallery." One Culture and the New Sensibility. [] May 4, 2008.

[Unsigned.] "Strangers with Candie." The Bwog. [] April 27, 2008.

Cotter, Holland. "Art in Review: Thank You For Coming: Triple Candie, 2001-08." The New York Times. April 25, 2008.

Carlin, T.J."Thank You for Coming: Triple Candie, 2001-08." TimeOut New York. April 17 - 23, 2008.

Coburn, Tyler. "(Hopefully Not) In Memoriam: Triple Candie's Harlem Swansong." April 11, 2008.

Reyes, Damaso. "Triple Candie: Thank You For Coming." The New York Amsterdam News. Vol. 99, No. 16. April 10-16, 2008.

Carlin, T.J. "No Man's De Land." TimeOut New York. April 17-23, 2008.

Robinson, Walter. "Artnet News: Triple Candie to Close . . . For Now." March 26, 2008.

Hackett, Regina. "Triple Candie's Art Space Closes." art to go. March 25, 2008.

Wu, Mitchell. "Field Museum's epic 'Migration of the Negro' captures immigrant hardship." Windy Citizen. February 4, 2008.



Burnham, Linda Frye. "The Migration of the Negro." canblog. [] December 28, 2007.

Butler, Sharon. "Jacob Lawrence: Painting as Aesthetic Object or Historic Narrative." December 28, 2007.

Cotter, Holland. "Visions of a People in Motion." The New York Times. December 28, 2007.

Robinson, Walter. "Artnet News: 'Migration' Facsimiles at Triple Candie." December 12, 2007.

Hines, Sarah. "Post-Postmodernism and the Archive: Uncertain Identities and 'Forgotten' Legacies." afterimage. Vol. 35, No. 3. November/December 2007.

Sorkin, Jenni. "Museum de Reproducciones Fotograficas, Triple Candie, New York." Frieze. Issue 109. September 2007.

Cembalest, Robin. "25 Trendsetters: Unauthorized Productions: At Triple Candie, Peter Nesbett and Shelly Bancroft focus on the fictitious and the impractical." ARTnews. September 2007.

Bromirski, Martin. "Tool of Master." July 27, 2007.

Cotter, Holland. "Art in Review: Museo de Reproducciones Fotograficas." The New York Times. June 1, 2007.

Schwendener, Martha. "Art Review: Limelight Gallery and Coffee House, 1954-61." The New York Times. March 3, 2007.

Jahn, Jeff. "Impending Doom?" January 23, 2007.

Johnson, Paddy. "Notes on Triple Candie." January 17, 2007.

Winkleman, Edward. "If a Sculpture Falls in an Empty Gallery, and Nobody Hears It . . ." January 16, 2007.

Cotter, Holland. "A Promise That Never Bloomed, a Post-Minimalist You've Never Heard Of." The New York Times. January 16, 2007.

Perreault, John. "David Hammons, Trickster." Artopia: John Perreault's Art Diary. []. February 1, 2007.



Storr, Robert. "David Hammons." in Alison M. Gingeras and Jack Bankowsky, "Where Are We Going?" Selections from the Francois Pinault Collection. Milan: Skira, 2006, pp. 250 - 261.

Enwezor, Okwui. "Best of 2006: David Hammons: The Unauthorized Retrospective." Artforum. December 2006.

Gingeras, Alison M. "Best of 2006: David Hammons." Artforum. December 2006.

Cotter, Holland. "Art in Review: The Social History of Objects." The New York Times. August 11, 2006.

Kraft, Jessica. "New York." [The Problem with Triple Candie] contemporary. No. 88. 2006.

Moulton, Aaron. "Extraordinary Rendition: On the Institutional Kidnapping of Cady Noland and David Hammons." Flash Art. Vol. XXXIX July - September 2006.

Graves, Jen. "Subterranean Monuments, Bikini Carwashes." Slog [] August 11, 2006.

[Review of Heeseop Yoon: New York.] The Korea Daily. June 28. 2006. [Note: Review is in Korean]

Goodman, Jonathan. "New York: Jennifer Stillwell. Triple Candie." Sculpture. Vol. 2, No. 5. June 2006.

Fyfe, Joe. Cady Noland Approximately: Sculptures and Editions, 1984-2000." June 2006.

Zaretsky, Don. "A slap in the face, an act of misguided love." The Artlaw Blog. [] May 25, 2006.

Fyfe, Joe. "The Unauthorized Retrospective: Commercial-free aesthetic approximations of Cady Noland." Gay City News. May 18-24, 2006.

Saltz, Jerry. "Invasion of the Art Snatchers." The Village Voice. Vol. LI, No. 20. May 17 - 23, 2006.

Moody, Tom. [Untitled.] May 16, 2006.

Garnett, Joy. "On Approximating Cady Noland." May 15, 2006.

Johnson, Ken. "Art in Review: 'Cady Noland Approximately'." The New York Times. May 12, 2006.

Kley, Elisabeth. " 'David Hammons: The Unauthorized Retrospective' / Triple Candie." ARTnews. May 2006.

Hainley, Bruce. "David Hammons: Zwirner & Wirth." Artforum (May 2006).

Winkleman, Edward. "The Public's Right to Own, Part II." Edward _ Winkleman. [] April 20, 2006.

Sholis, Brian. "Cady Noland, 'approximately'." In Search of the Miraculous. April 19, 2006.

Bryan-Wilson, Julia. "David Hammons: The Unauthorized Retrospective." Frieze. Issue 98. April 2006.

Princenthal, Nancy. "David Hammons at Triple Candie." Art in America. April 2006.

Garnett, Joy. "Accidential Snowmen." March 29, 2006.

Bors, Chris. "Showman in Harlem." Posted March 27, 2006. [Review of David Humphrey's "Snowman in Love" at Triple Candie.

Liese, Jennifer. "Scene & Herd: Cram Session." March 8, 2006.

[Unsigned.] "Terrifying Bursting Feeling of Love." Log World. [] February 27, 2006.

Pollack, Barbara. " 'David Hammons: The Unauthorized Retrospective.' " TimeOut New York. No. 541. February 9-15, 2006.

Stillman, Nick. "David Hammons." Posted [date unknown].

Zimmer, Amy. "Harlem, city eye river-to-river renaissance." Metro. February 7, 2006.

Fineman, Mia. "Has the Trikster Hero Struck Again? An unauthorized show so slyly subversive it might just be authorzied." The New York Times. February 5, 2006.

Larson, Kay. "Top 10 Trends: Keeping the Fair." ARTnews. February 2006.

Cotter, Holland. "Critics Notebook: A Street Seer's Vision, or Photocopies of It At Least." The New York Times. January 31, 2006.

Winkleman, Edward. "The Public's Right to Own." Edward_ Winkleman. [] January 18, 2006.

Robinson, Walter. "Artnet News: Hammons Unauthorized at Triple Candie." Posted January 17, 2006.



Johnson, Ken. "Last Chance: Jennifer Stillwell." The New York Times. December 9, 2005.

Buhmann, Stephanie. "Artseen: Brian Jungen." The Brooklyn Rail. November 2005.

Rush, Michael. "Mark Lewis at Triple Candie." Art in America. November 2005.

Valdez, Sarah. "Kelly Kaczynskyi at Triple Candie." Art in America. October 2005.

Stillman, Nick. "Lara Schnitger, Triple Candie / Anton Kern." The Brooklyn Rail. October 2005.

LeMieux-Ruibal, Bruno. "Triple Candie: Sanford Biggers." Flash Art. Vol. XXXVIII, No. 244. October 2005.

Johnson, Ken. "The Anonymous Artist Project II." The New York Times. August 12, 2005.

Jackson, Brian Keith. "Show and Tell: Sanford Biggers." New York. June 20, 2005.

Smith, Roberta. "Art in Review: Making an Entrance at Any Age: Kelly Kaczynski." The New York Times. May 6, 2005.

Sholis, Brian. "Mark Lewis: Triple Candie." Artforum. May 2005.

Schwendener, Martha. "Critic's Picks: Kelly Kaczynski." Posted [date unknown].

Smith, Roberta. "Art in Review: Mark Lewis, 'Three Film Projections'." The New York Times. April 1, 2005.

Berwick, Carly. "Where the Scenes Are: Harlem." New York. March 7, 2005.

Cotter, Holland. "Art in Review: Rodney McMillian, Triple Candie." The New York Times. January 21, 2005.

Reyes, Damaso. "Rodney McMillian at Triple Candie." Amsterdam News. Vol. 96, No. 3. January 13 - 19, 2005.

Heiges, Nathan. "Karyn Olivier in NYC." Glasstire. January 2005.



White, Roger. "Halsey Rodman: YK is Multiplied -- The Swirling Mists Freeze and the Stars Melt Across the Sky." The Brooklyn Rail. October 2004.

"Art: Don't Miss: The Anonymous Artist Project." TimeOut New York. No. 462. August 5 - 12, 2004.

Johnson, Ken. "Art in Review: 'The Reality of Things'." The New York Times. June 18, 2004.

Reyes, Damaso. "Triple Candie Gala." The New York Amsterdam News. Vo. 95, No. 25. June 17 - 23, 2004.

Cotter, Holland. "Art in Review: Charles Gaines." The New York Times. April 30, 2004.

LaBelle, Charles. Brian Jungen: Triple Candie." Frieze. Issue 83.

Whyte, Murray. "Finding Art in Sports and Sweatshops." The New York Times. February 8, 2004.

Cotter, Holland. "Art in Review: Brian Jungen." The New York Times. March 5, 2004.

Krudy, Catherine. "More than Race." Columbia Daily Spectator. No. 30. March 1, 2004.

"Galleries--Uptown: Brian Jungen." New Yorker. March 1, 2004.

Goodbody, Bridget. "Reviews: Brian Jungen." TimeOut New York. February 19 - 26, 2004.

Reyes, Damso. "Triple Candie: Alternative Art in Harlem." Amsterdam News. Vol. 95, No. 4. January 22 - 28, 2004.

Levin, Kim. "Art Attacks." The Village Voice. Vol. XLVIII, No. 53. December 31, 2003 - January 6, 2004.



Cohen, David. "Gallery Going." New York Sun. November 13, 2003.

Krudy, Catherine. "Dana Schutz at Triple Candie." Columbia Daily Spectator. No. 112. October 15, 2003.

Williams, Jasmin K. "Art: City Scene." New York Post. August 2, 2003.

Cotter, Holland. "Art in Review: 'Living Units'." The New York Times. July 18, 2003.

Jana, Reena. "New York Reviews: Polly Apfelbaum, Triple Candie." ARTnews. Summer 2003.

Lloyd, Ann Wilson. "Seamstress of 'Splats' And 7,000 Asterisks: For Polly Apfelbaum, Tedium is Liberating." The New York Times. May 11, 2003.

Auricchio, Laura. "Reviews: Polly Apfelbaum, Today I Love Everybody." TimeOut New York. No. 387. May 8 - 15, 2003

Smith, Roberta. "Art in Review: A Bread-Crumb Trail to the Spirit of the Times." The New York Times. January 17, 2003.



Johnson, Ken. Last Chance: Taylor Davis." The New York Times. November 8, 2002.

Johnson, Ken. "Art in Review: Taylor Davis." The New York Times. November 1, 2002.

Baldwin, Maude. "Triple Candie Closes Harlem Show." New York Beacon [] Posted August 5, 2002.

Pollack, Barbara. "Space Jam: The Art World's New Alternatives." The Village Voice. Vol. XLVII, No. 26. July 2, 2002.

Souccar, Miriam Kreinin. "Uptown Bohemia: Artists, galleries making the scene in Harlem." Crain's. July 1 - 7, 2002.

Cotter, Holland. "Art in Review: Kiki Smith." The New York Times. April 12, 2002.

Church, Amanda. "At the Galleries: Rumors of War @ Triple Candie." Flash Art. Vo. XXXIV, No. 223. March - April 2002.

Cotter, Holland. "Art in Review: 'Rumors of War: A Contemporary Exhibition Inspired by the Art of Jacob Lawrence'." The New York Times. January 4, 2002.





  1. Press