Selected Monographs and Solo Exhibition Brochures:



Leisch-Kiesl, Monika, Evoking a Sign | Perceiving an Image: Toba Khedoori: Drawn Painting, published by VfmK Verlag für moderne Kunst GmbH, Vienna, Austria, 2021



D'Souza, Aruna, Ann Goldstein, Brenda Shaughnessy, Franklin Sirmans, and Lucas Zwirner, Toba Khedoori, published by Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, CA, and DelMonico Books/Prestel, New York, NY, 2016



Bismuth, Julien, Toba Khedoori, published by David Zwirner, New York, NY and Radius Books, Santa Fe, New Mexico, 2013



Clark, Robin, Currents 89: Toba Khedoori, published by Saint Louis Art Museum, St. Louis, MO, 2003



Relyea, Lane, and Hans Rudolf Reust, Toba Khedoori, published by Museum Fur Gegenwartskunst Basel, Basel, Switzerland, 2001



M. Viso, Olga, Directions: Toba Khedoori, Published by Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington, D.C, 1997 [brochure]
Smith, Elizabeth, and Anthony Vidler, Toba Khedoori, published by Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, CA, 1997



Schorr, Collier, Toba Khedoori, published by Johnson County Community College, Overland Park, KS, and David Zwirner, New York, NY, 1996


Selected Catalogues and Publications:



Rugoff, Ralph, Jeffrey Kastner, and Matteo Pasquinelli. Amonth the Trees, published by Hayward Gallery Publishing, London, UK, 2020



Vischer, Theodora, ed., Resonating Spaces, published by Fondation Beyeler, Riehen/Basel, Switzerland and Hatje Cantz Verlag, Berlin, Germany, 2019, pp. 34 – 58 [ill., cover]



Shiff, Richard, Robert Storr, and David Zwirner, David Zwirner: 25 Years, published by David Zwirner Books, New York, NY, 2018



Heyler, Joanne, ed., The Broad Collection, published by The Broad, Los Angeles, CA, and Prestel, New York, NY, 2015, pp. 248 – 249 [ill.]

Friedli, Isabel and Heidi Naef, eds., Future Present: The Collection of the Emanuel Hoffman Foundation, published by Laurenz Foundation, Schaulager, Basel, Switzerland, 2015, pp. 566 – 571  
Germann, Martin, and Elsy Lahner, eds., Drawing Now, published by Hirmer Publishers, Munich, Germany, 2015
Baker, George, Ann Goldstein, Michael Maltzan, and Shaun Caley Regen, Regen Projects 25, published by Prestel, New York, NY, 2015



Reust, Hans Rudolf and Melanie Vietmeier, Fresh Widow: The Window in Art Since Matisse and Duchamp, published by Hatje Cantz Verlag, Ostfildern, Germany, 2012



Duyckaerts, Eric, Luc Gwiazdzinski, Marcella Lista, Céleste Olalquiaga, Doina Petrescu, Pierre Rosenstiehl, Olivier Schefer and Philippe Vasset, Wander, Labryinthine Variations, published by Centre Pompidou-Metz, Metz, France, 2011



Vischer, Theodora, ed., Holbein to Tillmans, published by Schaulager, Basel, Switzerland and Steidl, Göttingen, Germany, 2009
Morineau, Camille, Elles@CentrePompidou: Women artists in the collections of the National Modern Art Museum, Centre Pompidou, Paris, France, 2009
Gerson, Scott, Isabelle Graw, Martin Herbert, Manfred Hermes, Christian Rattemeyer, Brian Sholis, Jan Tumlir, Judith Rothschild Foundation Contemporary Drawings Collection – Catalogue Raisonné, published by Éditions du Centre Pompidou/Flammarion, Paris, France, 2009
Birnbaum, Daniel, Sarat Maharaj, Molly Nesbit, Tijs Visser, Jochen Volz, Sven-Olov Wallenstein, Making Worlds/Fare Mondi: 53rd Venice Biennale, published by Marsilio, Milan, Italy, 2009



Ruf, Beatrix, ed., Blasted Allegories: Works from the Ringier Collection, published by JRP|Ringier, Zurich, Switzerland, 2008



Rondinone, Ugo, The Third Mind, published by Palais de Tokyo, Paris, France, 2007 
Enwezor, Okwui, ed., The Unhomely: Phantom Scenes in Global Society, published by Fundación BIACS, Seville, Spain, 2007, pp. 170 – 171 [ill.]



Schlegel, Eva, ed., L.A. Women, published by Bundeskanzleramt Kunst, Vienna, Austria, 2006, pp. 40 – 41 [ill.]
 Brooke, Sandy, Drawing as Expression: Techniques and Concepts, 2nd ed., published by Pearson Prentice Hall, Upper Saddle River, NJ, 2006, p. 128 [ill.]
Enwezor, Okwui, ed., 2nd Seville Biennial: The Unhomely – Phantom Scenes in Global Society/Lo desacogedor. Escenas fantasmas en la sociedad global, published by Fundación BIACS, Seville, Spain, 2006
Kafetsi, Anna, ed., The Grand Promenade, published by National Museum of Contemporary Art, Athens, Greece, 2006
Biggs, Lewis, Manray Hsu, Declan McGonagle, Gerardo Mosquera, Liverpool Biennial: International 2006, published by Liverpool Biennial of Contemporary Art, Ltd., Liverpool, UK, 2006



Kantor, Jordan, Drawing from the Modern, 1975 – 2005, published by The Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY, pp. 149 [ill.]
Vitamin P2: New Perspectives in Painting, essay “Toba Khedoori” by Jane Harris, published by Phaidon Press, London, UK, 2005, pp. 164 – 165 [ill.]
Blume, Eugen, Hannes Böhringer, Gabriele Knapstein, Catherine Nichols, Susan Sontag, Fast Nichts: Minimal Artworks from the Friedrich Christian Flick Collection in Hamburger Banhof, published by DuMont Buchverlag, Cologne, Germany, 2005
Felix, Zdenek and Ludwig Seyfarth, Goetz Meets Falckenberg: Works from the Goetz Collection and the Falckenberg Collection, published by Sammlung Falckenberg, Hamburg, Germany, 2005



Belting, Hans, and Alfons Hug, 26th Sao Paulo Biennial, published by Fundação Bienal de São Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil, 2004, pp. 138 – 139 [ill.]
Deitch, Jeffrey, ed., Monument to Now: The Dakis Joannou Collection, published by the Deste Foundation Centre for Contemporary Art, Athens, Greece, 2004



Augaitis, Diana, For the Record: Drawing Contemporary Life, published by Vancouver Art Gallery, Vancouver, Canada, 2003



Hoptman, Laura, Drawing Now: eight propositions, published by the Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY, pp. 47 – 67 [ill.]
Schwabsky, Barry, Vitamin P: New Perspectives in Painting, published by Phaidon Press, London, UK, 2002, pp. 172 – 173 
Bruno, Giuliana, ed., Atlas of Emotion: Journeys in Art, Architecture, and Film, published by Verso, Brooklyn, New York, NY, 2002



Goetz, Ingvild, and Rainald Schumacher, eds., The Mystery of Painting, published by Sammlung Goetz, Munich, Germany, 2001, p. 192 [ill.]
Singerman, Howard, ed., Public Offerings, published by Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, CA, pp. 64 – 71, [ill.]
Grosenick, Uta, ed., Women Artists in the 20th and 21st Century, published by Taschen, Cologne, Germany, p. 258 [ill.]
Deitch, Jeffrey, Form Follows Fiction, published by Castello di Rivoli, Turin, Italy and Charta, Milan, Italy, 2001



Warped Space, essay “Toba Khedoori’s Architectural Fragments” by Anthony Vidler, published by MIT Press, Cambridge, MA, 2000, pp. 11, 52 – 58 
Varnedoe, Kirk, Modern Contemporary: Art at MoMA Since 1980, published by the Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY, 2000



Phillips, Lisa, ed., The American Century: Art & Culture 1950-2000, published by Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY, 1999
Bonami, Francesco and Judith Nesbitt, Examining Pictures: Exhibiting Paintings, published by Whitechapel Gallery, London, UK, 1999


Daftari, Fereshteh, Architecture as Metaphor, The Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY, 1997
Marcoci, Roxana and Diana Murphy, New Art, published by Harry N. Abrams, Inc., New York, NY, 1997


Deitch, Jeffrey, ed., Everything That's Interesting Is New: The Dakis Joannou Collection, published by The Deste Foundation, Athens and Hatje Cantz Verlag, Ostfildern, Germany, 1996 

Ashbery, John, Gerald M. Edelman, John G. Hanhardt, Klaus Kertess, and Lynne Tillman, 1995 Biennial Exhibition, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY, 1995


Selected Articles and Reviews:



Bosch, Julika. “Time and Transformation in the Art of Toba Khedoori.” Hyperallergic (January 17, 2022) [ill.] [online]



Bismuth, Julien. “The Space Between.” L’Officiel (Winter 2021) pp. 88 – 93 [ill.]

Ackermann, Tim. "Auf freier Fläche.” Weltkunst No 193 (December 2021) pp. 42 – 47 [ill.]

Bodin, Claudia. “Ins Schwarze getroffen.” Art – Das Kunstmagazin (December 2021) pp. 82 – 88 [ill.]

Büsing, Nicole and Klaas, Heiko. "Toba Khedoori.” Artist Kunstmagazin (November 2021-January 2022) pp, 42 – 48 [ill.]

Fritzsche, Mathias. "Toba Khedoori im Kasseler Fridericianum.” Kunst:art (November – December 2021) [ill.]

Hohmann, Silke. "In Kassel ist Toba Khedoori ergreifend genau.” monopol (November 2021) p. 135 [ill.]

Baier, Uta. "Toba Khedoori.” Parnass (March 2021) pp. 180 – 181 [ill.]



“A Studio of One’s Own.” See All This No. 20 (Winter 2020/2021) pp. 76, 132 – 133, 145 [ill.]



Morrissey, Siobhan. “Is it a maze? A mystery? Or is the new show at PAMM a subtle study in yin & yang?.” Miami Herald (April 21, 2017) [ill.] [online]

Dufour, Gary. “Toba Khedoori: Tracing time.” Art Monthly Australasia (April 2017) pp. 54 – 59 [ill.]

Li, Jennifer S. “Toba Khedoori.” Art in America (January 2017) p. 89 [ill.]



Berardini, Andrew. “Critics’ Picks: Toba Khedoori.” Artforum (October 2016) [ill.] [online]

Knight, Christopher. “Mystery burns beneath surface.” The Los Angeles Times (September 28, 2016) pp. E1, E7 [ill.]

Wagley, Catherine. “Welcome to Splitsville: A grid that doesn’t fit.” L.A. Weekly (January 22 – 28, 2016) p.28

Pagel, David. “Mundane made magnificent.” The Los Angeles Times (January 22, 2016) p. E17 [ill.]



Herwees, Tasbeeh. “What Happens When American Artists Meet Afghan Rug Weavers.” GOOD (June 15, 2015) [ill.] [online] 



Bismuth, Julien. “Toba Khedoori.” ANNUAL 5 (2013) p. 34-36 [ill.]
“Toba Khedoori.” artasiapacific (January 2013) p. 229 [ill.]



Corwin, William. “Toba Khedoori.” The Brooklyn Rail (October 2012) [online] [ill.]
“And We’re Also Anticipating…” New York Magazine (August 27, 2012) p. 106



Rosenberg, Karen. “The House Without the Door.” The New York Times (July 29, 2011) p. C26
Miller, Leigh Ann. “The House Without the Door.” Art in America Magazine (July 28, 2011) [online]
Whitney, Nicolette. “The House Without the Door.” White Wall Magazine (July 14, 2011) [ill.] [online]



Drohojowska-Philp, Hunter. “Toba Khedoori.” ARTnews (March 2007) p. 150 [ill.] 
Ruble, Casey. “Toba Khedoori at David Zwirner.” Art in America (May 2007) pp. 194 – 195 [ill.]

“Goings on About Town: Toba Khedoori.” The New Yorker (March 19, 2007) p. 42
Soft Targets 2.1 (May 31, 2007) p. 216 – 217 [ill.]



Ollman, Leah. “The mundane confronts the epic.” The Los Angeles Times (September 22, 2006) p. E28 [ill.]
Honigman, Ana Finel. “Sketchbook: Got Drawing?” Art on Paper (January/February 2006) p. 40 – 41 [ill.]
Sheets, Hilary M.. “The Big Draw.” ARTnews (January 2006) pp. 98 – 103



Trainor, James. “Drawing Now: Eight Propositions.” Frieze (March 2003) p. 87
Richard, Frances. “Toba Khedoori.” Artforum (January 2003) p. 136 [ill.]
Harris, Susan. “Toba Khedoori at David Zwirner.” Art in America (March 2003) pp. 
115 – 116 [ill.]



Dannatt, Adrian. “Toba Khedoori.” The Art Newspaper No. 130 (November 2002) p. 3 [ill.]
Laster, Paul. “Toba Khedoori.” Time Out New York (October 31 - November 7, 2002) p. 55 [ill.]
Smith, Roberta. “Retreat From the Wild Shores of Abstraction.” The New York Times, (October 18, 2002) pp. B29, B31
American Letters & Commentary (October 15, 2002 – March 15, 2003) [ill., cover]
“A Little Pain Hurts No Body.” Black Diamond Press no. 4 (Summer 2002) p. 18
“Toba Khedoori, RHA Gallery.” Dubliner Magazine (February 2002) [ill.]
Dunne, Aidan. “Door to another world.” Irish Times (January 13, 2002) [ill.]
“Toba Khedoori at the RHA Gallagher Gallery.” Irish Architect (January 2002) [ill.]
Lee, Felicia R. “Winners of MacArthur Grants Announced.” The New York Times (September 25, 2002) p. B3



Phillips, Michael. “Searching for the Safety Zone.” Los Angeles Times Magazine p. 32 [ill.]
Darwent, Charles. “Art Review, Toba Khedoori/Raymond Pettibon: LA stories.” The Art Quarterly of the National Collections Fund (September 2001) [ill.]
Winter, Peter. “Mein Freund, der Raum, ist rot.” Frankfurter Allgemeine (July 13, 2001) p. 44
“Basel.” Schwiezer Illustrierte (July 9, 2001) p. 67
Herzog, Samuel. “Toba Khedoori im Museum fur Gegenwartkunst.” Kunst-Bulletin (August 7, 2001) p. 38 [ill.]
Schiess, Robert. “Lehrstucke der Monumentalitat.” Basellandschaftliche Zeitung (May 22, 2001) [ill.]
“Gezeichnete Bilder.” Freizeit und Kultur Nr. 7 (July 2001) [ill.]
Marzahn, Alexander. “Das Recht der Zeichnung, Buld zu sein.” Basler Zeitung (May 22, 2001) p. 4 [ill.]
Marzahn, Alexander. “Grenzen und Gravuren.” Basler Zeitung (May 17, 2001) p. 15
Lowry, Glenn. “Feminin Masculin. L’art Puissance 4.” Connaissance des Arts (May 2001) pp. 62 – 65 [ill.]
“Alumni Profile.” San Francisco Art Institute (Spring 2001) p. 20
Dunning, Matthew. “Art Reviews: Toba Khedoori.” Time Out London (October 10, 2001)



Stein Greben, Deidre. “Toba Khedoori.” ARTnews (October 1999) p. 189 [ill.]
Johnson, Ken. “Toba Khedoori.” The New York Times (June 25, 1999) p. E31
Schwendener, Martha. “Toba Khedoori.” Time Out New York (July 1 – 8, 1999) p. 57 [ill.]
Saltz, Jerry. “Double, Double.” Village Voice (July 6, 1999) p. 135 [ill.]
Vincent, Steven. “Impact Players.” Art + Auction (May 15, 1999) pp. 75 – 81 
Decker, Andrew. “Art's Next Wave.” Cigar Afficionado (April 1999) pp. 174 – 182 [ill.]
Ayerza, Josefina. Lacanian ink (Fall/Winter 1999) pp. 6 – 7, 37 – 38 [ill., cover]



“Direction - Toba Khedoori.” Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Calendar (Winter 1998) p. 3 [ill.]



O'Sullivan, Michael. “At the Hirshhorn, A Very Spatial Show: Detailed 'Directions' from Artist Toba Khedoori.” Washington Post (December 24, 1997) pp. D1, D2 [ill.]
Cotter, Holland. “Ideas From the Air, Wrapped in Paper.” The New York Times (December 19, 1997) p. B35
“Arts: Toba Khedoori.” Iowa Architect (October 1997) [ill.]
Hanson, Doug. “Art is inspired by fragments.” Star Tribune (September 19, 1997)
“Toba Khedoori.” Saint Paul Pioneer Press (August 10, 1997) [ill.]
“Toba Khedoori.” Saint Paul Pioneer Press (August 8, 1997) [ill.]
Abbe, Mary. “Art: Toba Khedoori's debut.” Star Tribune (August 8, 1997) [ill.]
“Walker Art Center.” Minnesota Monthly (August 1997)
“Insert-Toba Khedoori.” Parkett No. 50/51 (1997) p. 249 [ill., insert]
Relyea, Lane. “Art Reviews: Toba Khedoori: LA Museum of Contemporary Art.” Artforum (Summer 1997) p. 131 [ill.]
Miles, Christopher. “Shooting Blanks.” Detour (May 1997) p. 156 [ill.]
Darling, Michael. “Marshaled Fields: In focus: Toba Khedoori, works on paper.” L.A. Weekly (April 25 – May 1, 1997) p. 55 [ill.]
Knight, Christopher. “Khedoori's Inviting Exhibition.” The Los Angeles Times (April 9, 1997) pp. F1, F4 [ill.]
Knight, Christopher. “Look Out, World, Here They Come!” The Los Angeles Times (March 30, 1997) pp. 63 – 64 
Rugoff, Ralph. “L.A.'s Female Art Explosion.” Harper's Bazaar (March 1997) pp. 204 – 205, 246 [ill.]
Berger, Laurel. “Who do some of today's big-name artists think will be the stars of the future?” Artnews (March 1997) pp. 94 – 100 [ill.]
“Toba Khedoori: Focus Series Exhibition.” The Contemporary, published by Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles (Spring 1997) p. 3 [ill.]
Conti, Rena and Moskowitz, Ivan. “The Salad Years?” L.A. Muscle (February/March 1997) p. 19
Serra, Richard. “In Their Sights.” ARTnews (March 1997) pp. 94 – 95 
Van de Walle, Mark. “Exhibition Preview Winter/Spring '97: Los Angeles.” Artforum (January 1997) p. 12



Schumacher, Rainald. Kunstforum (October 1996 – January 1997) p. 443 [ill.]
Johnson, Ken. “Toba Khedoori at David Zwirner.” Art in America (November 1996) p. 108 [ill.]
Lingemann, Susanne. “Toba Khedoori: Huser, aufgestellt im Nichts.” Art (October 1996) p. 52 [ill.]
Greben, Deirdre Stein. “Toba Khedoori.” Artnews (October 1996) p. 141 [ill.]
Van de Walle, Mark. “Toba Khedoori.” Artforum (October 1996) pp. 117 – 118 [ill.]
Yablonsky, Linda. “Art reviews.” Time Out New York (May 29 – June 5, 1996) p. 26 [ill.]
Smith, Roberta. “The Gallery Doors Open to the Long Denied.” The New York Times (May 26, 1996) pp. 1, 29 [ill.]
Smith, Roberta. “Enter Youth, Quieter and Subtler.” The New York Times (May 17, 1996) pp. C1 – C4 [ill.]
Cowdrick, Charles. Pitch Weekly (March 21 – 27, 1996) p. 44 [ill.]
Thorson, Alice. “Heroic Scale but Intimate Intent.” The Kansas City Star (March 24, 1996) p. 3 [ill.]
Lord, Roberta. “Drawing in Air.” New Times (March 28 – April 3, 1996) [ill.]      

Kandel, Susan. “Khedoori Explores Being, Nothingness at Regen Projects.” The Los Angeles Times (January 26, 1995)
Greene, David A. “Amid a Flurry of New Gallery Shows, Toba Khedoori's Solo Debut Stands Out.” Los Angeles Reader (January 27, 1995)
Kertess, Klaus. “Behind the Biennial.” Vogue (March 1995) pp. 272 – 273 [ill.]
Rugoff, Ralph. “The Show of Shows.” Harper's Bazaar (March 1995) pp. 332 – 337 [ill.]
Goldberger, Paul. “The Art of His Choosing.” New York Times Magazine (February 26, 1995) pp. 30 – 39, 52, 55, 61 – 62 
Calame, Ingrid. “Toba Khedoori at Regen Projects.” Art Issues (March – April, 1995) p. 42 [ill.]
Kimmelman, Michael. “A Whitney Biennial That's Generous, Sensuous and Quirky.” The New York Times (March 24, 1995) p. B1, B6
Schjeldahl, Peter. “One Man Show: Klaus Kertess's Biennial Moyen sensual.” The Village Voice pp. 72 – 73 (April 4, 1995)
Perchuk, Andrew. “Toba Khedoori at Regen Projects.” Artforum (April 1995) p. 97 [ill.]
Knight, Christopher. “Toning it Down at the Whitney.” The Los Angeles Times (April 16, 1995) pp. 5, 54
Pagel, David. “A Model World View.” Frieze (May 1995) pp. 32 – 33 [ill.]
Selwyn, Marc. “Report from Los Angeles.” Flash Art (May/June 1995) pp. 96 – 99 [ill.]
Wakefield, Neville. “Openings: Toba Khedoori.” Artforum (October 1995) pp. 94 – 95 [ill.]
Kertess, Klaus. “You're Looking at the Future.” Elle Decor (October, 1995) pp 60 – 66 [ill.]



Anderson, Michael. “Invitational ‘93 at Regen Projects.” Art Issues (January – February 1994) p. 43 [ill.]
Saltz, Jerry. “The Chimes of Freedom Flashing: Some Thoughts on Recent Works.” Art Visions (Summer 1994) pp. 16 – 19 [ill.]
Vine, Richard. “Rachel Khedoori and Toba Khedoori.” Art in America (October 1994) pp. 137 – 138
Saltz, Jerry. “Critic's Diary: A Year in the Life: Tropic of Painting.” Art in America (October 1994) pp. 90 – 101 [ill.]
Relyea, Lane. “Fear and Loathing at the Whitney.” Frieze (Summer 1994) pp. 39 – 41
Schjeldahl, Peter. “One Man Show.” The Village Voice (April 4, 1994)
Saltz, Jerry. “L.A. Rising.” Art + Auction (April 1994) pp. 88 – 91, 122 [ill.]
Goldberger, Paul. “The Art of His Choosing.” The New York Times Magazine (February 26, 1994) pp. 30 – 39, 55 – 62


DiMichele, David. “Fresh Work: Invitational 93 at Regen Projects.” Artweek Vol. 24, No. 21 (November 4, 1993) p. 22
Kandel, Susan. “‘Invitational’s’ Controlling Personas at Regen Projects.” The Los Angeles Times (October 14, 1993) p. F12