Selected Monographs:



Deveney, Grace, Mark Godfrey, and Uri McMillan, Christina Quarles, published by Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, IL, and Prestel, New York, NY, 2020



Bonacina, Andrew, and David J. Getsy, Christina Quarles, published by The Hepworth Wakefield, Wakefield, UK, 2019


Selected Catalogues and Publications:



Hoptman, Laura, Claire Gilman, Rosario Güiraldes, Isabella Kapur, 100 Drawings from Now, published by The Drawing Center, New York, NY, 2020, p. 138 [ill.]

Sargent, Antwaun, ed., Young, Gifted and Black: A New Generation of Artists, published by Distribute Art Publishers, Inc., New York, 2020

Yee, Lydia, ed., Radical Figures: Painting in the New Millennium, published by Whitechapel Gallery, London, UK, plates 26 – 28 [ill.]



Werbel, Libby et al., WE. CONSTRUCT. MARVELS. BETWEEN. MONUMENTS, published by Portland Art Museum, Portland, OR, pp. 144 – 145 [ill.]

Daderko, Dean, Stonewall 50, published by Contemporary Arts Museum Houston, Houston, TX, pp. 14, 84 – 89 [ill.] 

Harten, John, et al. TRANCE: Albert Oehlen, published by Skira editore S.p.A., Milan, Italy, 2019, pp. 151 – 152 [ill.]

Honoré, Vincent, et al., Kiss My Genders, published by Hayward Gallery Publishing, London, UK, pp. 194 – 197 [ill.] 



Christovale, Erin, and Anne Ellegood, eds., Made in L.A. 2018, published by Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, CA, and Prestel, New York, NY, 2018, pp. 76 – 79 [ill.]

Lutz, Tom, ed., Quarterly Journal: Romance, published by Los Angeles Review of Books, Los Angeles, CA, July 2018 [ill., cover]

Bell, Natalie and Johanna Burton, eds., Trigger: Gender as a Tool and a Weapon, published by New Museum, New York, NY, 2018, pp. 136 – 139, 350 [ill.]



Choi, Connie H., and Hallie Ringle, eds., Fictions, published by The Studio Museum in Harlem, New York, NY, 2017, pp. 72 – 75 [ill.]

Rupert, Sarah Michelle, and Michelle Weinberg, Women Painting, published by Girls’ Club, Ft. Lauderdale, FL, 2017, pp. 94 – 95 [ill.]


Selected Articles and Reviews:



Lubow, Arthur. “Change Artist.” W Magazine vol. 2 (April 2021) pp. 32–37 [ill.]



Schwarz, Gabrielle. “‘My painting explores what it means to inhabit your own body’ – an interview with Christina Quarles.” Apollo Magazine (November 5, 2020) [ill.] [online]

Reyburn, Scott. “At a Reduced Frieze Week, a Focus on Black Art.” The New York Times (October 9, 2020) [ill.] [online]

Rea, Naomi. “‘I Felt Like I Was Trapped in Amber’: Painter Christina Quarles on How the Hazy Confusions of Lockdown Inspired Her Latest Show.” Artnet News (October 8, 2020) [ill.] [online]

Griffin, Jonathan. “‘It’s flipped the script’: Christina Quarles on drawing from lockdown life.” Financial Times (October 2, 2020) [ill.] [online]

Crow, Kelly. “Will the Art World Ever Be the Same? A Brief Oral History of a Tumultuous Year.” WSJ. Magazine (July 13, 2020) [ill.] [online]

“Works for the Now, by Queer Artists of Color,” T Magazine (June 29, 2020) [ill.] [online]

Koerner von Gustorf, Oliver. “Antibodies.” Blau International (Summer 2020) pp. 48 – 51 [ill.]

Samaha, Barry. “State of the Art Industry in the Time of Coronavirus.” Harper’s Bazaar (May 7, 2020) [ill.] [online]

Voon, Claire. “Christina Quarles Paints the Complicated, Intimate Moments When We Feel like Ourselves.” Artsy (April 15, 2020) [ill.] [online]

Loos, Ted. “A Different Point of View: In the hands of these artists, the figure gets a queer perspective.” The New York Times (March 13, 2020) p. F26 [ill.]

Sherwin, Skye. “Christina Quarles’s Casually Cruel: lost in ecstasy.” The Guardian (March 6, 2020) [ill.] [online]

Osberg, Annabel. “Top 10 Picks of 2019.” Artillery (January/February, 2020) p. 23

Kuesel, Christy. “20 Trailblazing Artists with Major Museum Shows in 2020.” Artsy (January 20, 2020) [ill.] [online]

Laster, Paul. “12 Must-See Art and Design Exhibitions in 2020.” Galerie (January 3, 2020) [ill.] [online]



Glover, Michael. “Paintings by the Famous, the Forgotten, and the Emerging.” Hyperallergic (December 7, 2019) [ill.] [online]

Chong, Diantha. “Artist’s labyrinth of androgyny and polymorphism.” Shine (November 9, 2019) [ill.] [online]

Judah, Hettie. “Christina Quarles Paints the Outermost Edges of the Self.” Garage (October 27, 2019) [ill.] [online]

Searle, Adrian. “Copulation at its fruitiest – David Hockney, Alan Davie, Christina Quarles review.” The Guardian (October 18, 2019) [online]

Bowie, Summer. “Singing the Body Electric: An Interview of Painter Christina Quarles.” Autre Magazine Vol. 2, issue 8 (2019) pp. 132 – 137 [ill.]

Crow, Kelly. “Meet the Art World’s Rising Stars.” The Wall Street Journal (June 17, 2019) [ill.]

Harrelson, Sarah. “Art Basel Highlights.” Cultured (June 12, 2019) [ill.] [online]

Hill, Eli. “15 Young LGBTQ Artists Driving Contemporary Art Forward.” Artsy (June 7, 2019) pp. 293 – 294 [ill.] [online]

Jones, Jonathan. “Gender kissing, the age of Galileo and Keith Haring’s 80s – the week in art.” The Guardian (June 7, 2019) [online]

Quarles, Christina, et al. “Confessions on the Dance Floor.” Artforum (Summer 2019) pp. 226 – 231 

Trembley, Nicolas. “L’artiste du mois: Christina Quarles.” Numéro No. 202 (April 2019) pp. 68 – 71 [ill.]

Wolf, Kate. “Body Shop.” Interview Magazine (Spring 2019) pp. 66 – 67 [ill.]

Gallagher, Em, et al. “30 Artists to Know Right Now.” Cultured (Dec/Jan/Feb 2019) p. 249 [ill.]

Sussman, Matt. “Reviews: Christina Quarles: ‘Matrix 271’.” Fabrik Magazine Issue 40 (2019) pp. 114 – 115 [ill.]



Simmons, William. “30 Young Artists To Know Right Now.” Cultured Magazine (December 2018 – February 2019) pp. 242 – 243, 249 [ill.]

Corbun de Kerobert, Marlène. “Is Gender A Genre?.” AMA Magazine (December 4, 2018) pp. 64 – 69 [ill.]

Chu, Mimi. “Reviews: Christina Quarles, Pilar Corrias, London, UK.” Frieze (November/December 2018) pp. 170 – 171 [ill.]

Moon, Kavior. “‘Made in L.A. 2018’.” ARTnews (Fall 2018) pp. 126 – 128

Horst, Aaron. “Loose Aesthetics and Agreeable Politicking: On ‘Made in L.A. 2018’.” Carla Issue 13 (Fall 2018) pp. 28 – 29 [ill.]

Cotter, Holland. “Los Angeles Welcomes You.” The New York Times (August 17, 2018) pp. C11, C14

Green, Tyler. “Christina Quarles, Peter Hujar.” The Modern Art Notes Podcast No. 352 (August 2, 2018) [ill.] [online]

Wolpow, Nina. “This Is Not A Prop.” The Brooklyn Rail (July 11, 2018) [ill.] [online]

Durón, Maximilíano. “June Editors’ Picks: ‘Made in L.A. 2018’.” ARTnews (Summer 2018) p. 22 [ill.]

Durón, Maximilíano. “Regen Projects Now Represents Christina Quarles.” ARTnews (July 9, 2018) [ill.] [online]

Knight, Christopher. “’Made in L.A. 2018’: Why the Hammer biennial is the right show for disturbing times.” The Los Angeles Times (June 5, 2018) [ill.] [online]

Stromberg, Matt. “Resolutely Political LA Artists Focus on the Body in the City’s Latest Biennial.” Hyperallergic (June 4, 2018) [ill.] [online]

Lubow, Arthur. “Every Picture Tells a Story.” W Magazine (May/June 2018) pp. 82 – 85 [ill.]

Quarles, Christina. “Les mondes démultipliés.” L’Officiel Art (June – August 2018) pp. 54 – 59 [ill., cover]

Cooper, Ashton. “Interview with Christina Quarles.” Carla Issue 12 (Summer 2018) pp. 30 – 35 [ill.]

Eisen, Andie. “Christina Quarles.” Flaunt (May 2018) pp. 158 – 165 [ill., cover]

“The Artsy Vanguard: On the Rise,” Artsy (April 30, 2018) [ill.] [online]

Vogel, Wendy. “Christina Quarles.” Art in America (March 2018) pp. 110 – 111 [ill.]

Mattos, Claudia. “Christina Quarles in conversation with Claudia Mattos.” CURA (March 2018) pp. 172 – 179 [ill.]

Burke, Sarah. “Two Artists on Creating Outside of the Art World’s White, Patriarchal Rules.” Broadly (February 21, 2018) [ill.] [online]

Cascone, Sarah. “From 200 Studio Visits to 32 Names: Curator Anne Ellegood on Choosing Artists for the Hammer’s ‘Made in LA’ Biennial.” Artnet News (February 15, 2018) [ill.] [online]

Durón,m Maximilíano. “Here’s the ‘Made in L.A. 2018’ Artist List.” ARTnews (February 13, 2018) [ill.] [online]

“Goings on about Town.” The New Yorker (January 8, 2018) p. 9

Patel, Alpesh Kantilal. “Critics’ Picks: Christina Quarles.” Artforum (January 7, 2018) [ill.] [online]



Cotter, Holland. “From the Personal to the Political, 19 Artists to Watch Next Year.” The New York Times (December 27, 2017) [ill.] [online]

Harrity, Christopher. “31 Works of Art from 2017 That Challenged and Stimulate.” Advocate (December 27, 2017) [ill.] [online]

Johnson, Rindon. “Trigger: Gender as a Tool and a Weapon.” The Brooklyn Rail (December 13, 2017) [ill.] [online]

Black, Ezrha Jean. “Engender (Group show curated by Joshua Friedman) – Kohn Gallery.” Artillery Magazine (December 13, 2017) [ill.] [online]

Martins, Joel. “Larry Gagosian and Jeffrey Deitch Celebrate Abstraction With an Art Basel Group Show Extravaganza.” Rage Monthly (December 7, 2017) [ill.] [online]

Cascone, Sarah. “Larry Gagosian and Jeffrey Deitch Celebrate Abstraction With an Art Basel Group Show Extravaganza.” Artnet News (December 6, 2017) [ill.] [online]

Solway, Diane. “The 6 Rising Artists You Must Know In 2018.” W Magazine (December 4, 2017) [ill.] [online]

Mahony, Anna. “Must See Art Guide: Miami.” Artnet News (November 30, 2017) [ill.] [online]

Cohen, Alina. “Your Must-See Art Guide to Art Basel Miami Beach.” Observer (November 29, 2017) [ill.] [online]

Pini, Gary. “Mega Guide to Art Basel Miami Beach 2017.” Paper Magazine (November 17, 2017) [ill.] [online]

Lehrer, Adam. “Engender at Kohn Gallery: 8 Artists on How Gender Functions in their Work.” Untitled Magazine (November 7, 2017) [ill.] [online]

Chen, Joyce. “On Seduction, Ambiguity, and Process. A Side Conversation with ‘Engender’ Exhibition Artists.” The Seventh Wave (October 31, 2017) [ill.] [online]

“17 Artists Take on Gender Identity in ‘Engender’ @ Kohn Gallery, Los Angeles.” Juxtapoz (October 31, 2017) [ill.] [online]

Bertrand, Sandra. “The New Museum Takes Aim with ‘Trigger: gender as a Tool and a Weapon.’” Highbrow Magazine (October 29, 2017) [ill.] [online]

Levine, Deborah. “Engender Exhibit Goes Beyond the Binary.” American Diversity Report (October 20, 2017) [ill.] [online]

Harrity, Christopher. 13 Works of Art beyond the Binary.” Advocate (October 16, 2017) [ill.] [online]

“New Museum: ‘Trigger: Gender as a Tool and a Weapon’.” The New Yorker  (October 16, 2017) p. 14

“Studio Museum in Harlem: ‘Fictions’.” The New Yorker (October 16, 2017) p. 14

“Vol. VIII: RISK.” Palimpsest: Yale Literary and Arts Magazine (Fall 2017) [ill.]

Schjeldahl, Peter. “The Art World as Safe Space.” The New Yorker (October 9, 2017) [ill.] [online]

Lehrer, Adam. “‘Trigger’ Exhibition At The New Museum Tackles Gender But Ponders So Much More.” Forbes (October 5, 2017) [ill.] [online]

Thomas, Chris. “‘Trigger: Gender As a Tool and a Weapon’ at New Museum.” Out Magazine (October 4, 2017) [ill.] [online]

Saltz, Jerry. “The New Museum’s ‘Trigger’ Is Radical in Content, Retrograde in Form: What Should We Make of That?.” New York Magazine (October 2, 2017) [ill.] [online]

Kelsey, Colleen. “A Fluid Thing.” Interview (September 29, 2017) [ill.] [online]

Cotter, Holland. “When It Comes to Gender, Let Confusion Reign.” The New York Times (September 28, 2017) [ill.] [online]

Indrisek, Scott, and Casey Lesser. “The 15 New York Shows You Need to See This October.” Artsy (September 28, 2017) [ill.] [online]

Ceballos, Alex. “The New Museum Unveils Exhibition with Artists Using Gender as a Tool and Weapon.” Flaunt (September 27, 2017) [ill.] [online]

Swanson, Carl. “This New Museum Exhibit Wants to Challenge Everything You Think About Gender.” New York Magazine (September 21, 2017) [ill.] [online]

Diehl, Travis. “Us & Them, Now & Then: Reconstituting Group Material.” Carla (September 20, 2017) [ill.] [online]

Thackara, Tess. “The Latest in the Studio Museum’s Landmark “F” Series Is a Timely Exploration of Truth and Fiction.” Artsy (September 19, 2017) [ill.] [online]

Mitter, Siddhartha. “At ‘Fictions’ in Harlem, Young Black Artists are on Fire.” Village Voice (September 13, 2017) [ill.] [online]

Twersky, Carolyn. “Here’s the List of 19 Emerging Artists to Feature in New Studio Museum Show.” ARTnews (August 23, 2017) [ill.] [online]

Uszerowicz, Monica. “When Artists Carry the Burden of History.” Hyperallergic (August 20, 2017) [ill.] [online]

Wagley, Catherine. “5 Art Shows to See in LA This Week.” L.A. Weekly (June 7, 2017) [ill.] [online]

Davis, Genie. “Appetitive Torque at Eastside International.” Art and Cake (April 21, 2017) [ill.] [online]

Jordan, Eliza. “Rema Hort Mann Foundation Awards 2017 Emerging Art Grantees.” White Wall (February 7, 2017) [ill.] [online]



Sargent, Antwaun. “A Look Inside the First Queer Show at Yale School of Art.” The Creator’s Project (October 27, 2016) [ill.] [online]

Butler, Sharon. “Examining Queer @ Yale University.” Two Coats of Paint (October 21, 2016) [ill.] [online]



“Volume VII: HYBRID.” Palimpsest: Yale Literary and Arts Magazine (Spring 2015) [ill.]

Belkhyr, Yasmin. “Hands Up Don’t Shoot: Double Consciousness.” Winter Tangerine (February 5, 2015) [ill.] [online]