Books and Catalogues

2014 Shannon Ebner, STRIKE, Mousse Publishing, Milan
2011 Apsara DiQunizio, The Air We Breathe: Artists and Poets Reflect on Marriage Equality (exh. cat.), San Francisco Museum of Modern Art with D.A.P./Distributed Art Publishers, San Francisco, CA
Bice Curiger, La Biennale di Venezia 54. Esposizione Internazionale d’Arte (exh. cat.), Marsilio Editori, Venice
Anne Ellegood, Shannon Ebner (exh. cat.), Hammer Museum , Los Angeles, CA
2010 Alex Klein, Charlotte Cotton, James Welling and Kevin Moore, Words Without Pictures, Aperture Ideas Book, Los Angeles, CA
Kathrin Rhomberg, 6th Berlin Biennale for Contemporary Art: What Is Waiting Out There, KW Institute for Contemporary Art, Berlin
2009 Shannon Ebner, The Sun as Error, Wallis Annenberg Department of Photography, LACMA, Los Angeles, CA
2008 Henriette Huldisch and Shamim M. Momin, Whitney Biennial 2008 (exh. cat.), Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY
2007 Shamim M. Momin (ed.), Six Impossible Things Before Breakfast, Centro Cultural Montehermoso, Vitoria-Gasteiz
2006 Elizabeth Armstrong, Karen Moss and Rita Gonzalez (eds.), California Biennial (exh. cat.), Orange County Museum of Art, Los Angeles
Michael Ned Holte, ‘Shannon Ebner’, The California Biennial (exh. cat.), Orange County Museum of Art, Newport Beach

Witness #1, photographs by Stephen Shore, Nazraeli Press, Tuscon
Trevor Richardson, Shifting Tropologies, (exh. cat.), Herter Gallery, University of Massachusetts Amherst, Amherst, MA

2005 Peter Eleey, ‘Terra Reincognita’, The Plain of Heaven (exh. cat.), Creative Time, New York, NY
2003 Adam Putnam (ed.), Into the Abyss, (contributor)
1997 Eileen Myles and Liz Kotz (ed.), The New Fuck You, Semiotext(e), New York, NY

The Paterson Literary Review, Paterson, NJ (contributor) 1996 Fruit XXX, ‘Soil’ Issue, New York, NY

1995 13th Moon—a feminist literary magazine, SUNY, Albany, NY


2014 Marco Tagliafierro, ‘Shannon Ebner’, Artforum, October, p. 294 Ilaria Gianni, ‘Shannon Ebner: Critics’ Picks’,, 21 May
Shannon Ebner and Zoe Leonard, ‘Conversations between Artists’, BOMB, Spring, pp. 54 – 64
2013 ‘London Round-up: Shannon Ebner’, Art Monthly, no. 372, December – January, p. 27
J.J. Charlesworth, ‘Shannon Ebner: The Electric Comma’, Art Review, vol. 65, no. 9, December, p. 127
Lauren O’Neill-Butler, ‘Shannon Ebner: Wallspace’, Artforum, vol. 51, no. 8, April, p. 262 2012 Karen Rosenberg, ‘Building Blocks of Meaning’, The New York Times, 03 May
Vanessa Joan Müller, ‘Shannon Ebner: Non-Verbal Residuals’, Camera Austria, Issue 118, Autumn
2011 Sarah Lehrer-Graiwer, ‘Shannon Ebner: Hammer Museum’, Art in America, 08 November Michael Ned Holte, ‘Los Angeles: Shannon Ebner’, Artforum, October
Lauren O’Neill-Butler, ‘Shannon Ebner: The Continuous Present’, The Paris Review, 04 October
Aimee Walleston, ‘Words as Pictures: Shannon Ebner in LA’, Art in America, September Sophie Duvernoy, ‘Shannon Ebner’s “Electric Comma”’, LA Weekly, 31 August
Sara Marcus, ‘Vision Is Elastic. Thought Is Elastic.’, 20 May
Carrie Yury, ‘Under Construction: Photography and the Word’, The Huffington Post, 25 May 2010 Alexander Scrimgeour, ‘6th Berlin Biennale’, Artforum, September
Roberta Smith, ‘Art? Life? Must We Choose?’, The New York Times, 01 July Tom McDonough, ‘Concrete Poetry’, Artforum, April, pp. 149 – 154
Christy Lange, ‘No End in Sight,’ frieze, April, pp. 88 – 91
Jori Finkel, ‘First Look: This Month’s Art Magazines’, Los Angeles Times, 08 April Melendez Franklin, ‘Shannon Ebner: Critics' Picks’,, 20 January
2009 Vince Aletti, ‘Shannon Ebner’, The New Yorker, 23 November Michael Ned Holte, ‘Best of 2009’, Artforum, December, cover Amy Sillman, ‘Best of 2009’, Artforum, December, cover Yaelle Amir, ‘Modern-Day Hieroglyphs’, ARTslant, November
Lauren O’Neill-Butler, ‘Character Generator’, Artforum, November Shannon Ebner, ‘500 Words’,, 05 March
2008 Brendan Fowler, ‘Shannon Ebner’, ANPQuaterly, vol. 2, no. 2, Winter Elizabeth Schambelan, ‘Whitney Biennial’, Artforum, Summer
Andrzej Lawn, ‘Whitney Biennial 2008’, Flash Art, vol. XLI, no. 260, May – June 2007 Matthew Higgs, ‘Best of 2007’, Artforum, December
Julia Morton, ‘Eye Candy v. Hard Candy’, Artnet, 15 November
Benjamin Genocchio, ‘Realism's Power, Distilled’, The New York Times, 16 September Lisa Turvey, ‘Words Words Words: Photographs by Shannon Ebner’, Aperture, Summer Dan Torop, ‘Shannon Ebner’, Modern Painters, July – August, pp. 44 – 46
Matt Keegan, ‘The “Urge” in Surge: Kay Rosen and Shannon Ebner Want to Have a Word with You’, Art on Paper, June – July, pp. 24 – 25
Francesco Stocchi, ‘Critics’ Picks: Shannon Ebner’,, 08 March Doug McClemont, ‘Shannon Ebner at Wallspace’,, 03 March
Lauren O’Neill-Butler, ‘Shannon Ebner’, Time Out New York, Issue 597, 08 – 14 March Laura Allsop, ‘Sing of the Time: Shannon Ebner’, Art Review, Issue 09, February
Alex Wagner, ‘Sign Language: Shannon Ebner’s Unnatural Beauty’, The Fader, March
Lauren Cornell, ‘Art Review: Blow Both of Us’, Time Out, Issue 591, 25 – 31 January Kim Beil, ‘Powers of Ten’, Art Ltd., West Coast Art + Design Magazine, January
2006 Kirsten Schmidt, ‘Poetic Vision and Abundant Culture’, NY Arts, September – October Hans-Ulrich Obrist, ‘Trisha Donnelly and Shannon Ebner’, Art Review, Issue 04, October Armetta Amoreen, ‘Out of the Box: North Drive Press’, Art on Paper, October Christopher Bedford, ‘Museum Previews: The California Biennial’, Artforum, October Rachel Kushner, ‘California’s Rising Art Stars’, C, October
Brian Sholis, ‘Critics’ Picks: Trace’,, September
Ken Johnson, ‘Trace’, The New York Times, Art in Review, 18 August Richard B. Woodward, ‘Altered States’, ArtNEWS, March
Matt Keegan, ‘Top Ten List’, Artforum, February
Chloe Hawkins, ‘Just Plain Heaven’, New York Arts Magazine, March – April 2005 ‘Future Greats’, Art Review, vol. IX, December
Roberta Smith, ‘Robert Melee: In Between False Comforts; Talk to the Land’, The New York Times, Art in Review, 11 November
Rebecca Cascade, ‘Character Building’, Elle, November Peter Eleey, ‘Shannon Ebner’, frieze, Issue 92, July – August
Roberta Smith, ‘Shannon Ebner’, The New York Times, Art in Review, 18 March 2004 Holly Myers, ‘The City of L.A., Gauzy but Familiar’, The L.A. Times, 20 August
Michael Ned Holte, ‘Critics’ Picks: Itineraries’,, July Trisha Donnelly, ‘Top Ten’, Artforum, March
2003 Vince Aletti, ‘Shortlist’, The Village Voice, 27 August