Selected Monographs:



Pierson, Jack, ed., Tomorrow’s Man 6, published by Bywater Bros. Editions, Ontario, Canada, 2023



Pierson, Jack, Evan Moffitt, Andy Campbell, and Bruce Benderson, Jack Pierson: Less and more, published by Regen Projects and DoPe Press, Los Angeles, CA, 2022

Pierson, Jack, Andrea Busto, David Rimanelli, and Sebastien Theroux, Aeternitas, published by iemme edizioni and Edizioni Museo Ettore Fico, Naples, Italy, 2022



Pierson, Jack, New Pieces, published by Hassla Books, New York, NY, 2021



Venegas, Luis, ed., JACK PIERSON + BABY ROBERTS, published by EY! BOY COLLECTION, Vol. 1, No. 5, Spain, 2020

Pierson, Jack, ed., Tomorrow’s Man 5, published by Bywater Bros. Editions, Ontario, Canada, 2020



Myles, Eileen, and Stephen Shore, Jack Pierson: The Hungry Years, published by Damiani, Bologna, Italy, 2017

Pierson, Jack, ed., Tomorrow’s Man 4, published by Bywater Bros. Editions, Ontario, Canada, 2017



Avgikos, Jan, Jack Pierson: onthisisland, published by Cheim & Read, New York, NY, 2015

Pierson, Jack, ed., Tomorrow's Man 3, published by Bywater Bros. Editions, Ontario, Canada, 2015



Pierson, Jack, ed., Tomorrow’s Man 2, published by Bywater Bros. Editions, Ontario, Canada, 2014

Pierson, Jack, ed., Jack Pierson: Tomorrow’s Man, Lynn Valley 9, published by Bywater Bros. Editions and Presentation House Gallery, Ontario, Canada, 2014



Lebovici, Elisabeth, Jesus and Nazimova, published by Xavier Hufkens, Brussels, Belgium
, 2012

Pierson, Jack, Stardust, published by Salon Verlag, Cologne, Germany, 2012



Benderson, Bruce, Jack Pierson: Night, published by Kukje Gallery, Seoul, South Korea, 2011



Cescarco, Alejandro, and Sema D’Acosta, Jack Pierson - Jerusalem/Abstracts, published by Centro de Arte Contemporáneo Málaga, Málaga, Spain, 2009



Juncosa, Enrique, Jack Pierson, published by Xavier Hufkens, Brussels, Belgium, 2008

Juncosa, Enrique, Richard D. Marshall, Rachel Thomas, Wayne Koestenbaum, and Jack Pierson, Jack Pierson: Angel Youth, published by Charta and Irish Museum of Modern Art, Dublin, Ireland, 2008



Jack Pierson: 18 Postcards, published by A.R.T. Press, New York, NY, 2007



Marshall, Richard D., and Liz Kotz, Jack Pierson: Desire Despair, published by Rizzoli, New York, NY, 2006



Every Single One of Them, published by Twin Palms Publishers, Santa Fe, NM, 2004



Grzinic, Marina, Jack Pierson: Self Portrait, published by Cheim & Read, New York, NY, 2003

Jack Pierson: Why?, published by The University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA, 2003



Jack Pierson, published by Andre Simoens Gallery, Knokke, Belgium, 2002



The World is Yours, published by Glenn Horowitz Bookseller, New York, NY, 2001

Myles, Eileen, Jack Pierson, published by Galleria Photology, Milan, Italy, 2001

Hysteric Three, Jack Pierson 80s, published by Hysteric Glamour, Tokyo, Japan, 2001

Jack Pierson, published by Cheim & Read, New York, NY, 2001



Speck, Reiner, and Gerhard Theewen, eds., Jack Pierson: Sing a Song of Sixpence, published by Salon Verlag, Cologne, Germany, 1997

Goodrow, Gérard A. and Weiermair, Peter, eds., Jack Pierson: The Lonely Life, published by Ursula Blickle Stiftung Foundation, Kraichtal, Germany, Frankfurter Kunstverein, Frankfurt, Germany, and Edition Stemmle, Zürich, Switzerland, 1997

Cousseau, Henry-Claude, and Olivier Zahm, Jack Pierson, published by Capc Musée d’Art Contemporain, Bordeaux, France, 1997

Pierson, Jack, Pretty Lies, Taka Ishii Gallery, Tokyo, Japan, 1997



Molon, Dominic, Jack Pierson: Traveling Show, published by Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, IL, 1995

Jack Pierson: All of a Sudden, published by Powerhouse Books, New York, NY, 1995



Pierson, Jack, and Lewis, Jim, Real Gone, published by Artspace Books, San Francisco, CA, 1994

Pierson, Jack, Caught in the Rain Broken in the Stardust, published by Regen Projects, Los Angeles, CA, 1994

Kertess, Klaus, Edward Hopper and Jack Pierson: American Dreaming, published by Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY, 1994



Pierson, Jack, Angel Youth, published by Galerie Aurel Scheibler, Cologne, Germany, 1992


Selected Catalogues and Publications:



Demirdjian, Tiqui Atencio, For Art's Sake: Inside the Homes of Art Dealers, published by Rizzoli, New York, NY, 2020, pp. 127, 234 [ill.]

Frailey, Stephen, Looking at Photography, published by Damiani, Bologna, Italy, 2020, pp. 70 – 71 [ill.]

Keegan, Matt, 1996, published by Inventory Press and New York Consolidated, 2020, pp. 202 – 203 [ill.]

Beckwith, Naomi, Valerie Steele, Ekow Eshun, Valerie Steele, Lynette Yiadom-Boakye, and Thelma Golden, Duro Olowu: Seeing, published by the Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago and Prestel, 2020

Corcoran, Sean and Chrissie Iles. Marco Anelli: Artist Studios New York, published by Damiani, 2020



Cann, Tyler, Anastasia Kinigopoulo, and Drew Sawyer, Art after Stonewall, 1969-1989, published by Rizzoli, New York, NY, 2019, p. 211 [ill.]



Geiser, Reto, ed., House Is a House Is a House Is a House: Architectures and Collaborations of Johnston Marklee, photography “Vault House” by Jack Pierson, published by Birkhäuser Verlag, Basel, Switzerland, 2016, pp. 209 – 223 [ill.]

Bock, John, Max Hollein, Martina Wein­hart, Anja Osswald, Lea Schleiffenbaum, and Ulf Erdmann Ziegler, ICH, published by Walther König, Cologne, Germany, 2016

Crosby, Eric, Thomas Beard, Lane Relyea, and Eva Respini, Ordinary Pictures, published by Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, MN, 2016, pp. 146 – 147 [ill.]

Fink, Arthur, and Beatrix Ruf, eds., Collecting Lines – Drawings from the Ringier Collection, published by JRP|Ringier, Zürich, Switzerland, 2016



Blanks, Tim, Tomas Maier, and Daphne Merkin, Bottega Veneta: Art of Collaboration, published by Rizzoli, New York, NY, 2015

Hurst, Ellen, ed., Art in Embassies, published by United States Embassy, Madrid, Spain, 2015, pp. 64 – 65 [ill.]

Hushka, Rock, and Jonathan David Katz, Art AIDS America, published by Tacoma Art Museum, Tacoma, WA, and University of Washington Press, Seattle, WA, 2015, pp. 258 – 259 [ill.]

Kuipers, Dean, Station to Station, published by Prestel, New York, NY, 2015, pp. 140 – 141 [ill.]

Wolin, Joseph R., ed., Open This End: Contemporary Art from the Collection of Blake Byrne, published by The Skylark Foundation, Los Angeles, CA, 2015

Baker, George, Ann Goldstein, Michael Maltzan, and Shaun Caley Regen, Regen Projects 25, published by Prestel, New York, NY, 2015



Gioni, Massimiliano, ed., NYC 1993: Experimental Jet Set Trash and No Star, published by New Museum, New York, NY, 2013



Moore, Kevin, Real to Real: Photographs from the Traina Collection, published by Fine Arts Museum of San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, 2012

Barlett, Victoria. Second Skin, published by Input Foundation, New York, NY, 2012



Vanmoerkerke, Mark, Collection Vanmoerkerke, published by Rispoli Books, Brussels, Belgium, 2011, pp. 180 – 181 [ill.]                                                

Wright, Lauren A., ed., Nothing in the World But Youth, published by Turner Contemporary, Kent, UK, 2011, p. 60 [ill.]

After Images, published by the Jewish Museum, Belgium, Brussels, 2011 [ill.]

Alexander, Darsie, The Spectacular of Vernacular, published by the Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, MN, 2011, pp. 50 – 51 [ill.]



Sasse, Julie, Thanks for Being With Us: Contemporary Art from the Douglas Nielsen Collection, published by the Tucson Museum of Art, Tucson, AZ, 2010, p. 34 [ill.]

Cooke, Lynne, and Douglas Crimp, Mixed Use, Manhattan Photography and Related Practices, 1970s to the Present, published by the Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia, Madrid, Spain, 2010

Ward, Katz, Hide/Seek: Difference and Desire in American Portraiture, published by the National Portrait Gallery, Washington, D.C., 2010

Blake, Peter, 10 x 5: Homage to Blake's Artists, published by Waddington Galleries, London, UK, 2010



En Todas Partes: Politicas de la Diversidad Sexual en el Arte, published by Centro Galego de Arte Contemporanea, Santiago de Compostela, Spain, 2009 [ill.]; CIAC, et. al., eds., Mexico: Expected/ Unexpected. Trans. Margaret Kavangh. Druten: BnM uitgevers / Schiedam: Stedelijk Museum Schiedam, 2009, p. 31 [ill.]

Segade, Manuel, Familiar Feelings: On the Boston Group, Centro Gallego de Arte Contemporáneo, La Coruña, Spain, 2009



Bühler, Kathleen, Ego Documents – The Autobiographical in Contemporary Art, published by the Museum of Fine Arts, Bern, Switzerland, 2008

Helander, Bruce, Susan Hall, and William Warmus, Learning to See: An Artist’s View on 
Contemporary Artists from Artschwager to Zakanitch, published by StarGroup International, West Palm Beach, FL, 2008



Hickey, Dave, The Book on Vegas, published by Greybull Press, Los Angeles, CA, 2007

Tricot, Xavier, I Am As you Will Be, published by Cheim & Read, New York, NY, 2007

Molon, Dominic, Sympathy for the Devil: Art and Rock and 
Roll since 1967, published by Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, IL, 2007



Friedrich, Julia, Kasper König, and Frank Wagner, eds., Gender, Life, and Desire in the Arts since 1960, published by Hatje Cantz Verlag, Berlin, Germany, 2006

Pedrosa, Adriano, Romance (a novel), published by Cristina Guerra Contemporary Art, Lisbon, Portugal, 2006, p. 24 [ill.]

Ellipse Foundation: Contemporary Art Collection, published by Ellipse Foundation Contemporary Art Collection, Cascais, Portugal, 2006 [ill.]



Richer, Francesca, and Matthew Rosenzweig, eds., No. 1: First Works by 362 Artists, published by D.A.P., New York, NY, 2005, p. 295 [ill.]

in limbo, published by Victoria H. Myhren Gallery, Denver, CO, 2005, pp. 44 – 45 [ill.]

Baume, Nicholas, ed., Getting Emotional, published by Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston, MA, 2005, pp. 108 – 109 [ill.]



Padon, Thomas, Contemporary Photography and the Garden: Deceits and Fantasies, published by Harry N. Abrams, New York, NY, 2004, pp. 118 – 123 [ill.]

Iles, Chrissie, Shamim M. Momin, and Debra Singer, eds., Whitney Biennial 2004, published by Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY, 2004, p. 226 [ill.]

Brown, Elizabeth A., Short Stories on Photography, The Joseph and Elaine Monson Collection at the Henry Art Gallery, published by Henry Art Gallery, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, 2004



Auchincloss, Pamela, and Klaus Ottmann, Social Strategies: Redefining Social Realism, published by Pamela Auchincloss/ Arts Management, New York, NY, 2003, pp. 50 – 51 [ill.]

Perez, Nissan N., Revelations: Representations of Christ in Photography, published by Merrell with The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, London, UK, 2003, p. 26 [ill.]



White Cube, Volume I, published by Steidl Publishers, Gottingen, Germany, 2002   [ill.]

Grundberg, Andy, and Sylvia Wolf, Visions from America, photographs from the Whitney Museum of American 
Art, 1940 -2001, published by Prestel, New York, NY, 2002, p. 239 [ill.]



Blistène, Bernard, and Philippe Vergne, Au-dela du spectacle, published by the Centre Pompidou, Paris, France, 2001 [ill.]

Farquharson, Alex, ed., The Magic Hour: The Convergence of Art and Las Vegas, published by Hatje Cantz, Berlin, Germany, 2001



Kertess, Klaus, ed., 00: Drawings 2000 At Barbara Gladstone Gallery, published by Gladstone Gallery, New York, NY, 2000

Vergne, Philippe, Let's Entertain: Life's Guilty Pleasures, published by Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, MN, 2000

Macel, Christine, Sensitive, published by Printemps de Cahors, Saint-Cloud, France, pp. 62 – 63 [ill.]



Bang Larsen, Lars, Blase, Christoph, and Dziewior, Yilmaz, Art at the Turn of the Millenium, published by Taschen, Cologne, Germany, 1999

McCormick, Carlo, New Work, About the World 1999, published by Sprengel Museum, Hannover, Germany, 1999

Phillips, Lisa, ed., The American Century: Art and Culture, 1950 – 2000, published by Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY, 1999

Hoffman, Barbara, and Elisabeth Thomann-Oberhofer, eds., Insight–Out, published by Kunstraum Innsbruck, Austria, Kunsthaus Hamburg, Germany, and Kunsthaus Baselland, Germany, 1999



Gundlach, F. C., Emotions & Relations, published by Hamburger Kunsthalle, Cologne, Germany, 1998

Weinberg, Adam D., From the Heart; The Power of Photography – A Collector’s Choice, published by Art 
Museum of South Texas, Corpus Christi, TX, and Aperture Foundation, New York, NY, 1998

Poetter, Jochen, I Love New York, published by Museum Ludwig, Cologne, Germany, 1998



Obrist, Hans-Ulrich, and Stella Rollig, Travelling Eye, published by Museum in Progress, Oktagon Verlag, Vienna, Austria, 1997



Drucker, Johanna, Art at the End of the 20th Century:  Selections from the Whitney Museum of American Art, published by Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY, 1996, p. 19 [ill.]

Clearwater, Bonnie, ed., Defining the Nineties:  Consensus-making in New York, Miami, and Los Angeles, published by Museum of Contemporary Art, Miami, FL, 1996 [ill.]

Urgence, published by Collection du capc Musée, CAPC Musée d’Art Contemporain, Bordeaux, France, 1996

GRZINIC, Marina, The Aesthetics of Risk, published by Galerija Dante Marino Cettina, Stella Maris, Croatia, 1996

Braun, Reinhard, and Werner Fenz, Radikale Bilder : 2. Österreichische Triennale zur Fotografie, published by Graz. Edition Camera Austria, and Neue Galerie am Landesmuseum Joanneum, Graz, Austria, 1996



Gangitano, Lia, ed., The Boston School, published by The Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston, MA, 1995

Ashbery, John, and Klaus Kertess, 1995 Biennial Exhibition, published by Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY, 1995

Lucie-Smith, Edward, Borealis 7/Desire, published by The Nordic Arts Centre, Helsinki, Finland, 1995

Damsch-Wiehager, Renate, 3. Internationale Foto- 
Triennale Esslingen 1995, published by Hatje Cantz, Berlin, Germany, 1995



Picturing Ritual, published by Neuberger Museum of Art, SUNY Purchase, Purchase, NY, 1994



Golden, Thelma, John G. Hanhardt, Lisa Phillips, and Elisabeth Sussman, 1993 Biennial Exhibition, published by Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY, 1993

Cheim, John, Drawing the Line Against AIDS, published by AmFAR International, New York, NY, 1993

Rosenberg, Barry A, Simply Made in America, published by Aldrich Museum of Contemporary Art, Ridgefield, CT, 1993

Tema AIDS, published by Henie Onstad Kunstsenter, Hövikodden, Norway, 1993

Solomon-Godeau, Abigail, Mistaken Identities, published by University Art Museum, University of California, Santa Barbara, CA, 1993



Fehlau, Fred, ed., Hollywood, Hollywood: Identity Under the Guise of Celebrity, published by Pasadena Art Alliance, Pasadena, CA, 1992

Blazwick, Iwona, and Emma Dexter, True Stories, published by Institute of Contemporary Art, London, UK, 1992



Kotz, Liz, and Richard Meyer, Situation, published by New Langton Arts, San Francisco, CA, 1991

Presenting Rearwards, published by Rosamund Felsen Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, 1991


Selected Articles and Reviews:



Mooallem, Stephen. "In Conversation: John Waters and Jack Pierson.” Harper’s Bazaar (December 2022/January 2023) pp. 92 – 94 [ill.]



Carney, Sean J Patrick. “Happy Trails: The High Desert Test Sites biennial rides into the sunset.” Artforum.com (July 8, 2022) [ill.] [online]

Ghosh, Ravi. “Photographs of queer love, partying and friendship in the 1980s.” i-D (June 3, 2022) [ill.] [online]

Anohni. "Eliza Douglas.” Autre (Spring/Summer 2022) pp. 110 – 135 [ill.]



Perry, Barlo. “Jack Pierson: Less and more.” Paris LA (October 5, 2021) [ill.] [online]

Ghassemitari, Shawn. ““Less and more” Explores Jack Pierson’s Wide-Ranging Career.” HypeArt (September 29, 2021) [ill.] [online]

Rubin, David S. “Jack Pierson.” Visual Art Source (September 2021) [ill.] [online]

Rimanelli, David. “Stages of Grief: David Rimanelli on Jack Pierson’s Silver Jackie, 1991.” Artforum (April 2020) pp. 108 – 111 [ill., cover]

Smith, Roberta. “Jack Pierson.” The New York Times (January 29, 2021) p. C12 [ill]

Smith, Roberta, “4 Art Gallery Shows to See Right Now.” The New York Times (January 27, 2021) [ill.] [online]



Romack, Coco. “28 Self-Portraits Show the Beauty of Queer Creativity.” Out (June 12, 2019) [ill.] [online]



“Los Angeles Noir: Jack Pierson.” Purple Magazine Los Angeles Issue #30 (Fall 2018/Winter 2019) pp. 416 – 417 [ill.]


Manning, Emily. “photographer jack pierson revisits the sun-soaked road trips of his 80s youth.” i-D (October 5, 2017) [ill.] [online]

“Jack Pierson.” The New Yorker (December 18 and 25, 2017) p. 22

Francis Barry, Timothy. “The Hungry Years, by Jack Pierson, Peter Hujar: Speed of Life, by Peter Hujar.” The Brooklyn Rail (November 2, 2017) [ill.] [online]

Miller, Michael. “Artful Volumes: The Hungry Years.” Bookforum (September – November 2017) pp. 25 – 26 [ill.]

Slenske, Michael. “Desert Hearts.” Cultured (February/March 2017) pp. 202 – 207 [ill.]

Myles, Eileen. “Jack Pierson.” Interview (February 2017) pp. 114 – 121, 126 – 127 [ill.]



Güner, Fisun. “Fantasies of Faded Glamour.” Elephant (Summer 2016) pp. 162 – 171 [ill.]



Ebony, David. “Jack Pierson.” Art in America (October 2015) [ill.]

From, Jeffrey. “Jack Pierson’s Tomorrow’s Man 3.” Gayletter (October 2015) [ill.] [online]

Prentnieks, Anne. “Critics’ Picks: Jack Pierson.” Artforum (August 2015) [ill.] [online]

Greenberger, Alex. “’Sorry You Guys Are Just Catching Up Now’: Jack Pierson on His Fast-Changing Career, and His New Show in New York.” ARTnews (June 30, 2015) [ill.] [online]

Simmons, William J. “Jack Pierson: Maccarone.” Artforum (April 2015) pp. 252 – 253 [ill.]



Akel, Joseph. “Chosen Words: Jack Pierson.” Man of the World (no. 9, Fall 2014) pp. 106 – 121 [ill.]

Wagley, Catherine. “Five Artsy Things To Do This Week.” L.A. Weekly (July 4 – 10, 2014) p. 38 [ill.]



Chaillou, Timothée. “Jack Pierson.” Flash Art Vol. 46 (May/June 2013,) p. 141

Fox, Emily Ellis. “Jack Pierson.” Modern Painters (April 2013) p. 84 [ill.]

Colman, David. “A Humble Chair Speaks Volumes.” The New York Times (February 1, 2013)

Mcgarry, Kevin. “Jack Pierson’s ‘End of the World’.” Art Agenda (February 13, 2013)

Pierson, Jack. “500 Words.” Artforum (March 2013)

Tantemsapya, Susannah. “Artist Jack Pierson Awaits the Rapture.” Whitewall (January 25, 2013)

Wagley, Catherine. “Jack Pierson Spoofs Hollywood Bombast in His Show at Regen Projects.” L.A. Weekly (January 10, 2013)



Binlot, Ann. “Bottega Veneta Taps Jack Pierson for Latest Arty Campaign.” Artinfo (January 3, 2012)

Sjostrom, Jan. “Gavlak Gallery Exhibit pays homage to bygone era.” Palm Beach Daily News (February 27, 2012)

Piepenburg, Erik. “Keepers of the Gay Film Legacy.” The New York Times (March 18, 2012)

“Jack Pierson: New Drawings.” ACNE Paper (issue 13, July 2012)

Smith, Roberta. “’It’s Always Summer on the Inside.” The New York Times (August 16, 2012)



“Jack Pierson.” The Art Economist vol. 1, issue 1 (January 2011)

“Money.” The Art Economist vol. 2, issue 2 (February 2011)

Sheets, Hilarie M. “John Waters, The Artful Dodger.” The New York Times (June 26, 2011)



Gopnik, Blake. “National Portrait Gallery’s Hide/Seek finds a frame for sexual identity.” The Washington Post (November 5, 2010)

Heilmann, Mary. “Questionaire: Mary Heilmann.” frieze (June – August 2010) p. 196

Hackett, Regina. “Art-Shaped Box.” Modern Painters (March 2010) pp. 49 – 53 [ill.]

Gyorody, Andrea. “Jack Pierson Regen Projects.” Artforum (April 2010)

Pierson, Jack. “Idols.” Vice (July 2010) p. 72 [ill.]

Bollen, Christopher. “Rated Art.” Interview Magazine (December/January 2010) p. 146 [ill.]

Hudson, Suzanne. “Jack Pierson at Cheim & Read.” Artforum (January 2010) pp. 196 – 197

Kley, Elisabeth. “Jack Pierson: Cheim & Read.” ARTnews (January 2010)



Kalzen, William. “The Greenroom.” Artforum (March 2009) p. 239

Gartenfeld, Alex. “Jack Pierson: Cheim & Read.” Art in America (December 2009)



Haden-Guest, Anthony. “Dealing with a gut feeling.” Financial Times (September 22 – 23, 2007)

Rappolt, Mark. “Tom Burr: The Man Who Wasn’t There: Photography by Jack Pierson.” ArtReview (April 2007)



McCormick, Carlo. “Wings of Desire.” Paper (November 2006) [ill.]

Flynn, Nick. “Blissed Out.” Whitewall (Summer 2006) p. 74 – 83 [ill.]

Smith, Roberta. “The Name of This Show is not: Gay Art Now.” The New York Times (July 7, 2006) p. B26

Gilmore, Jonathan. “Jack Pierson at Cheim & Reid.” Art in America (June/July 2006) pp. 190 – 191 [ill.]

Pollack, Barbara. “‘Jack Pierson: Early Works’.” ARTnews (May 2006) p. 162 [ill.]

Pasquariello, Lisa. “Jack Pierson.” Artforum (Summer 2006) [ill.]

Chaplin, Julia. “Art Blooms in the California Desert.” The New York Times (April 21, 2006)

Cohen, David. “Turn Up the Volume.” The New York Sun (April 13, 2006) [ill.]

Kitamura, Katie. “Jack Pierson.” frieze (April 2006) p. 163 [ill.]

Schwendener, Martha. “Jack Pierson, ‘Early Works’.” Time Out New York (January 26 – February 1, 2006) p. 61 [ill.]

Smith, Roberta. “Jack Pierson.” The New York Times (January 20, 2006)



Bougatsos, Lizzi. “Top Ten.” Artforum (January 2005) [ill.]

Bright, Susan. “Melancholy in Miami Beach.” ArtReview (November 2005) [ill.]

Hakim, Jamie. “Single Shots.” Attitude

“Art by Jack Pierson.” Columbia: A Journal of Literature and Art (Issue 42, Fall 2005) pp. ii, iv, vi, x, xiv, xvi [ill.]



Sheets, Hilarie M. “Armand Hammer’s Orphan Museum Turns Into Cinderella in Los Angeles.” The New York Times (October 6, 2004) pp. B1, B9

Myers, Terry. “Jack Pierson.” ArtReview (September 2004) p. 105 [ill.]

Taylor, Brandon. Art Today Laurence King Publishing LTD: London, pp. 168 – 169

Michele, Lauren. “Art/Culture: Summer Reading.” NOHO>LA (June 22 – July 5, 2004) p. 20 [ill.]

Esterow, Milton. “The Artnews Top 200 Collectors.” Artnews (Summer 2004) pp. 135 – 146 [ill.]

Joselit, David. “Apocalypse  Not.” Artforum (May 2004) pp. 172 – 173, 233 [ill.]

Diez, Renato. “Alla Biennale del Whitney Torna la Pittura.” Arte (April 2004) pp. 104 – 111 [ill.]

Gilmore, Jonathan. “Jack Pierson at Chaim & Read.” Art in America (June/July 2006) [ill.]

Nichols, Matthew Guy. “Jack Pierson at Cheim & Read.” Art in America (April 2004) p. 127 [ill.]

Avgikos, Jan. “Jack Pierson.” Artforum (February 2004) pp. 150 – 151 [ill.]



Johnson, Ken. “Jack Pierson.” The New York Times (December 26, 2003)

“Jack Pierson.” The New Yorker (December 22 – 29, 2003)

Gefter, Philip. “Self-Portrait as Obscure Object of Desire.” The New York Times (December 18, 2003) pp. B1, B5 [ill.]

Israel, Nico. “Under The Sun.” Artforum (September 2000) pp. 47 – 50

Pierson, Jack. “Shaggy Dogg.” Artforum (Summer 2003) p. 30

Freudenheim, Susan. “A Most Personal Gallery.” The Los Angeles Times (May 8, 2003) p. F14 [ill.]

Pagel, David. “Questions, Few Answers.” The Los Angeles Times (April 23, 2003) [ill.]

Woodard, Josef. “New Social Art Order.” Santa Barbara Newspress (March 22, 2003) pp. 5, 8 [ill.]

Ebony, David. “Trouble in Paradise.” Art in America (January 2003) pp. 74 – 79 [ill.]



Rimanelli, David. “Jack Pierson, Regrets.” Artforum (November 2002)

Moreno, Gean. “Jack Pierson.” FlashArt (May/June, 2002) p. 136 [ill.]

Smith, Roberta. “Five Sculptures.” The New York Times (January 11, 2002) p. E44



Romano, Gianni. “Jack Pierson.” Zoom (May/June 2001) pp. 58 – 65 [ill.]

Meyers, Holly. “Treacherous Fragments of Everyday Life.” The Los Angeles Times (April 27, 2001) p. F17 [ill.]

Leffingwell, Edward. “Jack Pierson at Cheim & Read.” Art in America (March 2001) pp.130 – 131 [ill.]



“Installation: Word Play.” The New Yorker (November 27, 2000) p. 185

Schwendener, Martha. “Jack Pierson.” Time Out New York (December 28, 2000 – January 4, 2001) p. 62 [ill.]



Meikle, Merry. “The Image Without.” NY Arts (May 1999)

“Jack Pierson.” The New Yorker (April 26, 1999)

Smith, Roberta. “Conceptual Art: Over, And Yet Everywhere.” The New York Times (April 25, 1999) pp. 1, 37 [ill.]

Pierson, Jack. “Photomontage 1998.” Stare (Spring 1999)

Gisbourne, Mark. “I love New York. Crossover of Contemporary Art.” Contemporary Visual Arts Issue 22 (1999)

Dziewior, Yimaz. “Jack Pierson: New Photographs, Galerie Aurel Scheibler.” Texte Zur Kunst (March 1999)

Morgan, Margaret. “Jack Pierson.” Art + Text Issue 64 (February/April 1999) p. 80 [ill.]

Ise, Claudine. “Jack Pierson at Regen Projects.” ArtIssues No. 56 (January/February 1999) p. 40



Pagel, David. “In a Flash.” The Los Angeles Times (November 20, 1996) p. 32F

MacMillan, Ian. “Hit the Road, Jack.” Modern Painters (October 1998) pp. 44 – 46 [ill.]

Breidenbach, Tom. “Jack Pierson.” Artforum (October 1998) p. 124 [ill.]

Jones, Bill. “Jack Pierson.” Artbyte (August/September 1998)

“Jack Pierson.” The Village Voice (May 1, 1998)

Smith, Roberta. “Jack Pierson.” The New York Times (April 24, 1998)

Ericsson, Lars O. “Jack Pierson at Galleri Roger Björkholmen.” Dagens Nyheter (March 19, 1998)

Hedberg, Hans. “Jack Pierson at Galleri Roger Björkholmen.” Svenska Dagbladet (March 7, 1998)



Wolff, Thomas. “Bausteine und Sprengsatze des amerikanischen Traums – 
Mythenträchtige Schriftbilder, belanglose Video und Foto Arbeiten von Jack Pierson im Frankfurter Kunstverein.” Frankfurter Rundschau (July 25, 1997)

The New York Times Magazine (May 18, 1997) pp. 62 – 63 [ill., cover]

Behrens, Mary. “The Lonely Live.” Provincetown Arts (vol. 13)

Haines, Gordon. “Jack Pierson.” Art issues (January/February 1997) p. 41 [ill.]

LaBelle, Charles. “Art Reviews: Longing and Memory.” rt + Text  (1997) p. 92



Frutkin, Alan. “In Profile.” The Advocate (December 26, 1996) p. 58

Goss, Fred. “In Living Color.” The Advocate (December 26, 1996)

Pagel, David. “Makeshift Marquees.” The Los Angeles Times (November 29, 1996) p. 30F

Schiller, Suzanne. “Das New Yorker Atelier mit Blick auf 
Kraichgauhügel.” Badische Neueste Nachrichten (November 14 1996)

Melo, Alexandre. “Pequenas vitorias do real.” (1996)

Pierson, Jack. Provocateur Vol 2, No 1 (October 1996) pp. 24, 37 [ill., cover]

Pinto, Antonio Cerveira. “Morte em Nova lorque.” Independente (September 13, 1996)

Vidal, Carlos. “Imagens Pessoais.” A Capital (August 8, 1996)

Martins, Celso. “Jack Pierson, Modulo.” Expresso (July 27, 1996)

Tavares, Rui. “Jack Pierson, Galeria Modulo, Lisboa.” Se Manario “Ja” (July 25, 1996)

Coomer, Martin. “Jack Pierson, White Cube.” Time Out New York (July 17 – 24, 1996)

“Jack Pierson.” Publico (July 7, 1996) pp. 19, 27

Pomar, Alexandre. “Jack Pierson, Modulo.” Expresso (July 6, 1996)

Adams, Brooks. “New Humanist Photography.” The Print Collector's Newsletter Vol., XXVII, No. 2 (May/June 1996) pp. 53 – 56, 82 – 83

Greene, David A. “The Glamorous Life.” The Village Voice (May 7, 1996) p. 80

Karmel, Pepe. “Also of Note.” The New York Times (April 26, 1996) p. C27

Levin, Kim. “Voice Choices.” The Village Voice (April 23, 1996) p. 8

Labaume, Vincent. “Nzet Projekt.” Art Press (April 1996)

“Books and Catalogues.” Flash Art (March/April 1996) p. 128

Hainley,  Bruce. “All the Rage, The Art/Fashion Thing.” Artforum (March 1996) p. 78 – 79

Hickey, Dave. “Straight Talk.” Art + Text (January 1996) pp. 40 – 47 [ill.]

Smith, Roberta. “After After Fashion.” Vogue (January 1996) pp. 164 – 165, 184



Kertess, Klaus. “Sentimental Journey.” Out (December 1995/January 1996) pp. 111 – 115

Goldberg, Vicki. “Intimate Snapshots from the Underground.” The New York Times (December 24, 1995) pp. 38, 40

Birnbaum, Robert. “Jack Pierson.” Stuff Magazine (December 1995) pp. 21 – 24

Colacello, Bob. “’First Pierson’ in Vanities.” Vanity Fair (December 1995) p. 223

Dahlqvist, Dennis. “Bedrovade anglar.” Expressen (November 28, 1995)

Birnbaum, Daniel. “Exakt slarvighet.” Dagens Nyheter (November 24, 1995)

Nilsson, John Peter. “Langt borta och nara.” Aftonbladet (November 21, 1995)

Hainley, Bruce. “Review of the ‘Moderns’ at Feature Gallery.” Artforum (November 1995) p. 91

Pierson, Jack. “Robert Frank: reality check.” Manhattan File (November 1995) p. 78 – 79

Nemser, Rebecca. “The Wild Bunch.” Boston Magazine (1995)

Tan, Roland. “Tracing Boston's Gay Artist Culture.” The Harvard Crimson (1995)

Hill, Shawn. “Making the Scene.” Bay Windows Arts (November 1, 1995)

Hill, Shawn. “School days.” The Tab (October 24 – 30, 1995)

Sherman, Mary. “The road to the ‘Boston School’,” The Boston Herald (October 20, 1995)

Daniel, Diana. “He's an artist with a capital A.” The Patriot Ledger (October 14, 1995) pp. 37 – 40

Erickson, Peter. “Seeing White.” Transition: An International Review No. 67 (Fall 1995) pp. 166 – 185 [ill.]

“Prints & Photographs Published.” Print Collector's Newsletter (September/October 1995) pp. 139 – 140

Sherman, Mary. “Exhibit schedule balances old and new.” The Boston Herald (September 8, 1995)



Goldberg, Vicki. “Intimate Snapshots from the Underground.” The New York Times (December 24, 1994) pp. 38, 40

Princenthal, Nancy. “Artist's Book Beat.” Print Collector's Newsletter (November/December 1994)

Rian, Jeff. “Homemade Iconology.” Flash Art (November/December 1994) p. 57 – 60

Norklun, Kathi. “Rite Stuff.” Woodstock Times (November 18, 1994) p. 15

Greene, David. “In Heaven, Everything Isn't Fine.” Los Angeles Reader (October 14, 1994) p. 12

Kandel, Susan. “Self-Indulgence Saved by Brittle Clarity.” The Los Angeles Times (October 13, 1994) pp. F1, F11

Katz, Vincent. “Jack Pierson at Luhring Augustine.” Art in America (October 1994) p. 135

Saltz, Jerry. “A Year in the Life: Tropic of Painting.” Art in America (October 1994) p. 90 – 101

Greene, David A. “My Pretty Pony.” Art Issues (September 1994) p. 15 – 19

Hainley, Bruce. “Jack Pierson: Luhring Augustine, Whitney Museum of American Art.” Artforum (September 1994) pp. 103 – 104

Ostrow, Saul. “American Dreams-Bankrupt? Or Asleep at the (Image) Bank?.” Cover (September 1994)

Volk, Gregory. “Jack Pierson.” Artnews (September 1994) p. 172

Schjeldahl, Peter. “The Lonely Trap.” The Village Voice (August 3, 1994) p. 83

“Real Gone.” Interview Magazine (August 1994) p. 50

Cotter, Holland. “Artist Blends Himself into a Hopper Show.” The New York Times (July 29, 1994) section C [ill.]

McGee, Celia. “Hopper, Hopper, Everywhere.” The New York Times (July 24, 1994) pp. 1, 33

Levin, Kim. “Voice Choice: Edward Hopper and Jack Pierson.” The Village Voice (July 12, 1994) p. 59

Cameron, Dan. “Self-Determination.” Vogue (July 1994) pp. 152 – 158, 192

Pierson, Jack. “Billy Sullivan/Marcelo Krasilcic: People's Parties.” Artforum (Summer 1994) pp. 62 – 65

Lewis, Jim. “Hanging Out.” Harper's Bazaar (June 1994) pp. 134 - 141 [ill.]

Smith, Roberta. “Jack Pierson.” The New York Times (April 29, 1994) p. C26

Levin, Kim. “Voice Choices.” The Village Voice (May 3, 1994) p. 71

“Setting the Scene.” The New Yorker (April 25, 1994) p. 19

Behenna, Veralyn. “Jack Pierson. Little Triumphs of the Real.” Flash Art (March/April 1994) pp. 88 – 90 [ill.]

Sanburn, Curt. “At Home with Male Erotica.” Out (April 1994) pp. 116 – 118

Choon, Angela. “Desire for Identity.” Art & Antiques (March 1994) p. 19

Lewis, Jim. “Writings on the Wall.” Harper's Bazaar (March 1994) pp. 182, 186

Pierson, Jack. “Mark Morrisroe.” Artforum (January 1994) pp. 66 – 69



Behenna, Veralyn, and Rick Pirro. “Stoned (HighLow).” Ruth Bloom Gallery Santa Monica (1993)

Schorr, Collier. “Boys of Summer.” frieze (December 1993) pp. 48 – 51

“Jack Pierson 1993.” Camera Austria 43/44 (1993) pp. 33 – 40 [ill., cover]

Creative Camera (June/July 1993) pp. 22 – 23, 26 – 28

“Jack Pierson.” BT (July 1993) p. 46

“Jack Pierson.” Blocnotes (Summer 1993) No. 3 (1993) pp. 24 – 25

Myers, Terry. “Girlfriend in a Coma.” Blocnotes No. 2 (Spring 1993) pp. 12 – 13      

Saltz, Jerry. “10 Artists for the 90s.” Art & Auction (May 1993) pp. 122 – 125, 155 [ill.]

Heartney, Eleanor. “Report from New York: Identity Politics at the Whitney.” Art in America (May 1993) pp. 42 – 47

Ribettes, Jean-Michel. “Collections Untitled.” Galeries (April/May 1993) pp. 90 – 97 [ill.]

Aletti, Vince. “Listings.” The Village Voice (April 20, 1993) p. 70

Flood, Richard. “Rosebud, anyone?” frieze (March/April 1993) pp. 35 – 37

Perl, Jed. “Making Faces.” Vogue (March 1993) pp. 216 – 224 [ill.]



Smith, Roberta. “Moments to Remember (or Not).” The New York Times (December 27, 1992)

Myers, Terry. “Mary Heilmann, Jack Pierson, Jessica Stockholder.” Flash Art (November/December 1992) pp. 98 – 99

Saltz, Jerry. “Catalogue Briefs.” Flash Art News (November/December 1992) pp. 139 – 140

Kelleran, David. “Some People.” Flash Art News (November/December 1992) p. 134

Seidner, David. “Hit the Road, Jack.” QW (November 1, 1992)

Myles, Eileen. Art in America (October 1992)

Smith, Roberta. “Some People.” The New York Times (October 9, 1992)

“Goings On About Town.” The New Yorker (October 5, 1992)

Bleckner, Ross. “Emerging Artists.” Out (Autumn 1992)

Kertess, Klaus. “Three Artists for the 90s.” Elle Decor (August/September 1992)

Aletti, Vince. “Boys on Film.” The Village Voice (August 11, 1992)

Roy, Cindy. The Bourne Courier (August 6, 1992)

Pierson, Jack. “You Went to Hollywood.” The Paris Review (Summer 1992) pp. 101 – 109

Bonetti, David. San Francisco Examiner (May 29, 1992)

Denton, Monroe. Tema Celeste (April/May 1992)

Meyer, James. Arts (April 1992)

Connelly, John. “Jack Pierson.” Flash Art (March/April 1992) pp. 111 – 112 [ill.]

Dector, Joshua. “Some People.” Arts (March 1992)

Bonetti, David. “Lost Love, Political Passages.” San Francisco Examiner (February 21, 1992)

Smith, Roberta. “How It Is.” The New York Times (February 28, 1992)

“Goings On About Town.” The New Yorker (February 10, 1992)

Hirsch, Faye. “Faye Hirsch Spotlights Jack Pierson.” NYQ (February 9, 1992)

Kandel, Susan. “Jack Pierson.” Art Issues (January/February 1992) p. 34 [ill.]

“Voice Choices.” The Village Voice (January 21, 1992)

Smith, Roberta. “Jack Pierson.” The New York Times (January 20, 1992)

Yablonsky, Linda. “Jack Pierson: Bold Bricolage.” Interview Magazine (January 1992)



Avgikos, Jan. “Openings: Jack Pierson.” Artforum (December 1991) p. 96 [ill.]

Bankowsky, Jack. “Slackers.” Artforum (November 1991) pp. 96 – 100 [ill.]

Saltz, Jerry. “Shelter from the Storm.” Arts (September 1991)

Schwartzman, Alan. “Goings On About Town.” The New Yorker (March 25, 1991)



Als, Hilton. “Voice Choices.” The Village Voice (October 30, 1990)

Smith, Roberta. “The Group Show as Crystal Ball.” The New York Times (July 6, 1990)



Juarez, Roberto. “Body Pictures.” Bomb (Summer 1987)