Books & Catalogues

Raad, Walid. Let’s be honest, the weather helped, exhibition catalogue, Amsterdam, The Netherlands: Roma Publications in cooperation with Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam and Moderna Museet, Stockholm, 2020.
La Part de l’oeil : revue de la pensée des arts plastiques, Bruxelles: Part de l’oeil, 2019. Print. pp. 136-137; illus.
Raad, Walid. Better Be Watching the Clouds, exhibition catalogue, Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam, Roma Publications, 2019.
Soutter, Lucy. Why Art Photography?, second edition, Routledge, New York, New York, 2018. Print. pp. 62, 74-76, 79.
KADIST A Distinct Itinerary in Space and Time, KADIST Gallery, Paris, 2018. Print. pp. 80, 222.
Meade, Fionn and Jordan Carter. Question the wall itself, Minneapolis: Walker Art Center, 2017. Print.
Cazeaux, Clive. Art, Research, Philosophy, New York, NY, Routledge, 2017. pp. 165-173.
Focus on Photography, 2nd ed. Davis Publications, Inc. Worcester, Massachusetts, 2016
Walid Raad, exhibition catalogue, New York: The Museum of Modern Art, 2015.
Monsaingeon, Guillaume. Villissima ! Des artistes et des villes, Marseille, France: Éditions Parenthèses, 2015, pp. 85; illus.
The Biography of Things, exhibition catalogue, Melbourne, Australia: Australian Center for Contemporary Art, 2015, pp. 32-35; illus.
Artists and Architecture, Variable Dimensions, exhibition catalogue, Paris, France: Éditions du Pavillion de l’Arsenal, 2015, pp. 200-201; illus.
The Twenty First Century Art Book, New York: Phaidon Press Inc., 2014, p. 213.
Chilver, John. “Number intersecting with art: three studies,” Distinktion: Scandinavian Journal of Social Theory, Abingdon, U.K.: Taylor & Francis, 2014, pg. 246; illus.
A Different Kind of Order: The ICP Triennial, exhibition catalogue, New York: International Center of Photography, 2013, p. 150-157; illus.
Cadava, Eduardo and Gabriela Nouzeilles. The Itinerant Languages of Photography, Princeton: Princeton University Art Museum, 2013, pp.79.
Raad, Walid. Preface to the third edition, Paris: Musée du Louvre, 2013
Zum. São Paulo: Instituto Moreira Salles, 2012, pp. 131
A Different Kind of Order: The ICP Triennial. Munich, London, New York: DelMonico Books/ Prestel, 2013. pp. 150-157
Awakening, exhibition catalogue, Aichi Triennale 2013, p. 132. Illus.
dOCUMENTA (13), catalogue, Hatje Cantz, Kassel, Germany, 2012; illus.
Armstrong, Elizabeth. More Real? Art in the Age of Truthiness, Minneapolis
Institute of Arts, 2012, pp. 274-5; illus.
Doris Duke’s Shangri La: A House in Paradise, New York: Skira Rizzoli, 2012; pp. 208; illus.
Walid Raad: I Might Die Before I Get a Rifle, New York: Hasselblad Foundation / Steidl, 2011
Plot for a Biennial: Sharjah Biennial 10, Dubai: Sharjah Art Foundation, 2011, pp. 183-188; illus.
Cotter, Suzanne. “Walid Raad: The Atlas Group Archive.” Defining Contemporary Art – 25 years in 200 pivotal artworks, edited by Craig Garrett, 258-259. London: Phaidon, 2011.
Foster, Hal, Rosalind Krauss, Yve-Alain Bois, Benjamin H.D. Buchloh, and David
Joselit. Art Since 1900: Modernism, Antimodernism, Postmodernism, 2nd ed. London: Thames & Hudson, 2011, pp. 768-9; illus.
Media City Seoul 2010, exhibition catalogue. Seoul, Korea: Seoul Museum of Art, 2010; illus.
Substitute Teacher, exhibition catalogue, Atlanta Contemporary Art Center, Atlanta, 2010; illus.
Borchardt-Hume, Achim. Miraculous Beginnings, Walid Raad, exhibition catalogue, Whitechapel Gallery, London, 2010; illus.
Wilson-Goldie, Kaelen. “Walid Raad: Setting the Stage,” The Hugo Boss Prize 2010, The Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation, New York, 2010 pp. 69-80; illus.
Osborne, Peter. “La ficcion de lo contemporáneo. La Colectividad especulativa de The Atlas Group, 1999-2005,” El Arte Más Allá de la Estética: Ensayos filosóficos sobre arte contemporáneo, Cendeac, Murcia, Spain, 2010, pp. 257-284; illus.
Márgenes de Silencio/ Margins of Silence. Helga De Alvear Collection, Centro de Artes Visuales Fundación helga de Alvear, Cáceres, 2010. pp.176-77; illus.
Raad, Walid. Scratching on Things I Could Disavow: A History of Modern and Contemporary Art in the Arab World Part I_Volume 1_Chapter_1 (Beirut: 1992-2005), REDCAT, Los Angeles, CA, 2009.
Cotton, Charlotte. The photograph as contemporary art, Thames & Hudson, London, 2009, pp. 200-201; illus.
Fumihiko, Sumitomo. Deep Images, exhibition catalogue, Yokohama, Japan, 2009, pg. 39; illus.
Darkside II, Edited by Urs Stahel, exhibition catalogue, Fotomuseum Winterhur,
Winterthur, Switzerland, September 2009, pp. 204, 205; illus.
Lavoie, Vincent. “The Indefinite Archive,” L’Indécidable – The Undecidable, Les éditions esse, Montréal, Canada, 2008, pp. 131 – 143, pp. 267 – 278, pp. 236 – 238; illus.
The Dead Weight of a Quarrel Hangs: Selections from the Atlas Group Archive, exhibition catalogue, curated by Mary Leclère, The Glassell School of Art, The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, 2008.
Signals in the Dark: Art in the Shadow of War, exhibition catalogue, Blackwood
Gallery and Justina M. Barnicke Gallery, Mississauga, Canada, 2008.
Not Quite How I Remember It, exhibition catalogue, The Power Plant, Toronto, Canada, 2008, pp. 46–47; illus.
The Undecidable- Gaps and Displacements of Contemporary Art, Les editions esse— Montréal, Canada, 2008, pp. 132-134, 136, 138, 140-141, 236, 238, 269, 271-274, 276-277; illus.
Color Chart: Reinventing Color, 1950 to Today, exhibition catalogue, The Museum of Modern Art, New York, 2008, pp. 216-219; illus.
Heartney, Eleanor. Art & Today, Phaidon Press, New York, 2008, pp. 347, 350.
Enwezor, Okwui. Archive Fever: Uses of the Document in Contemporary Art, exhibition catalogue, International Center of Photography, New York, and Steidl Publishers, Göttingen, Germany, 2008, pp. 140-153; illus.
La Chance, Michaël. Œuvres-Bombes et Bioterreur: L’Art au Temps des Bombes, Les Éditions Intervention, Québec, Canada, 2007
Chong, Doryun and Raymond, Yasmil. Brave New Worlds, exhibition catalogue, Minneapolis: Walker Art Center, 2007, pp. 190-195; illus.
Nakas, Kassandra and Britta Schmitz. The Atlas Group (1984-2004): A Project by Walid Raad, Verlag der Buchhandlung Walther König, Cologne, 2007
Seeling, Thomas. “Walid Raad / The Atlas Group,” Forschen und Erfinden / Research and Invention, Verlag der Scheidegger & Spiess, Zürich, 2007, pp. 62-69, 127
Merewether, Charles. “The Atlas Group / Walid Raad,” Zones of Contact 2006 Biennale of Sidney, exhibition catalogue; illus. Giolbert, Alan.
Kolbowski, Sylvia, Walid Raad and Alejandro Cesarco. Between Artists, A.R.T Press, New York, 2006
Raad, Walid. My Neck Is Thinner Than A Hair: Engines,Verlag der Buchhandlung Walther König, Cologne, 2006
Raad, Walid. My Neck Is Thinner Than A Hair: v.2, Cornerhouse, Manchester, 2006
Toufic, Jalal. The Atlas Group & Walid Raad: We Can Make Rain but No One Came to Ask, Leonard & Bina Ellen Gallery, Concordia University, Montreal, 2006
Tiempos De Vídeo. 1965-2005. Colección nouveux médias de lcentre pompidou con la participación de la colección de arte contemporáneo, Fundación “La Caixa”, 2005
Kafetsi, Anna. Transcultures, The National Museum of Contemporary Art, Athens, 2004
Raad, Walid. Volume 1: The Truth Will Be Known When The Last Witness Is Dead: Documents in the Fakhouri File in The Atlas Group Archive, Verlag der Buchhandlung Walther König, Cologne, 2004
David, Catherine, ed. Tamass Ed. Catherine (Barcelona, Fundacio Antoni Tapies, 2002) Raad, Walid and Souheil Bachar, Civilizationally, We Do Not Dig Holes to Bury Ourselves.
Raad, Walid/The Atlas Group. “Sweet Talk or Photographic Documents of Beirut,” Interactive: Archival Practices and Sites in the Contemporary Art Field, Verlag der Buchhandlung Walther König, Colonge, 2002
Raad, Walid/The Atlas Group. “Already Been in a Lake of Fire,” Framework, Wayne State University Press, Detroit, 2002

Journals, Magazines & Newspapers

Kholeif, Omar. “In Pursuit of the Arab Trickster,” Mousse Magazine, Issue 62, February-March, 2018; pp. 214-221.
“Aachener Kunstpreis 2018 goes to Walid Raad,” Monopol, August 14th, 2018; -raad
Cascone, Sarah. “’An Israeli Act of Aggression’? Why a New Show in Tel Aviv Is Showing Work by Arab Artists Without Their Consent,” Artnet News, July 18th, 2018;
Dupuis, Dorothée. “Walid Raad at Museo Jumex and Akram Zaatari at Videobrasil,” Terremoto, January 14, 2017;
Taha, Reem. “Surviving With Fiction,” The Medium, February 13, 2017;
Howell, Meg. “Contemporary artist reconstrues Middle Eastern history,” The Miscellany News, March 1st, 2017;
Vukadin, Ana. “Yet Another Letter to the Reader: Walid Raad,” ArtAsiaPacific, May, 2017
Stapley-Brown, Victoria. “Three to see: New York,” The Art Newspaper: News, June 8, 2017. york-8-6-17/
Velimirovic, Andrey. “Nine Prolific Artists Create Posters Against Trump’s Immigration Ban,” Widewalls, September 28, 2017;
“Better be Watching the Clouds” at Sfeir-Semlar Gallery, Beirut,” Blouin Artinfo, October 13, 2017
Sanchez-Kozyreva, Cristinia, “What the ‘mirror museum’ says about the Louvre Abu Dhabi,”, November 9, 2017;
Wilson-Goldie, Kaelen. “Best of 2017: Walid Raad and Bernard Khoury,” ArtForum, December, 2017. pp. 174-175.
Jaggi, Maya. “From war zone to haven: the view from Beirut,” Financial Times, December 1, 2017.
Pellletier, Mary. “Walid Raad’s Playful and Dead-Serious Experiments with History,” Hyperallergic, December 30, 2017.
Pes, Javier. “Expert Eye: Nina Zimmer’s Pick of Art Basel,” The Art Newspaper, June 17, 2016;
Buskirk, Martha. “Walid Raad,” The Burlington Magazine, Issue CLVIII, May 2016, pp. 398-399; illus.
Wilson-Goldie, Kaelen. “One Take”, Frieze Magazine, April 2016; pp 114-117; illus.
Glibert, Alan. “Walid Raad’s Spectral Archive Part II: Testimony of Ghosts,” e-flux, March 7, 2016, Illus;
Bergman, Jeff. “148-Walid Raad,” Atlas Newsletter, March 4, 2016;
Smee, Sebastian. “In a Timely New ICA Show, Walid Rad Artfully Sells Grand Delusion, The Boston Globe, February 26, 2016. Illus;
Durón, Maximilíano. “ICP Gives 2016 Infinity Awards to Walid Raad, Zanele Muholi, David Bailey, More” Artnews, February 3, 2016. “
Stoilas, Helen. “Last chance to see: Walid Raad’s magical realist performance at MoMA” The Art Newspaper, January 29, 2016,
Cotter, Holand. “Unreality Show on the Middle East,” The New York Times, January 8, 2016, C23, 27; illus.
Roxburgh, Daniel J. “Reviews: Walid Raad,” Artforum, January 2016, pp. 232-234; illus.
Wilson-Goldie, Kaelen. “Reviews: Walid Raad,” Artforum, January 2016, pp. 235; illus.
Gilbert, Alan. “Walid Raad’s Spectral Archive, Part One: Histography as Process,” e-flux, January 2016;
Cameron, Seth and Walid Raad. “In Conversation: Walid Raad with Seth Cameron,” The Brooklyn Rail, December 2015/January 2016, pp. 15-17; illus.
Heddaya, Mostafa. “Reviews: Walid Raad,” Blouin Modern Painters, January 2016, pp. 73-74; illus.
Alipour, Yasaman. “Review, Walid Raad,”_ Photograph_, January/February 2016, p. 62.
van Straaten, Laura. “The Walkthrough,” Harpers Bazaar Art, Winter 2015/2016, pp. 97-97; illus.
Lothar, Marcus. “Paula Cooper Gallery Celebrates Walid Raad With a Special Exhibition,” Widewalls, March 8th, 2016; raad-exhibition-paula-cooper-gallery-new-york/
van Straaten, Laura. “Palette of Associations,” Aïshti Foundation Magazine December 2015/January 2016, pp. 346-348; illus.
“Pulling the Plug,” Artforum, December 29, 2015;
Zehil, Sylviane. “L’entrée prestigieuse de Walid Raad au MoMA, pas à pas,” L’Orient Le Jour, December 12, 2015;
Gopnik, Blake. “At MoMA, Walid Raad Is Our Caravaggio,” Artnet News, December 9, 2015;
Donadio, Rachel. “Aishti Foundation Puts Shimmering Works Amid the Turmoil of Beirut,” The New York Times, December 4, 2015;
Anton, Saul. “Reviews: Walid Raad,” Frieze, November 30, 2015;
Battaglia, Andy. “Exhibitions: Lebanese artist Walid Raad layers fantastic truths at MoMA,” The National, November 26, 2015;
Chan, TF. “Box Fresh: Suha Traboulsi and Walid Raad’s elegy to stolen art at Aïshti,” Wallpaper, November 4, 2015;
“Walid Raad, Review,” The New Yorker, November 2, 2015, pg. 16.
“The Lookout: Walid Raad,” Art in America, November 2015;
Martinez, Freddy. “7 Exhibitions to See in October,” Aperture, October 26, 2015;
Budick, Arielle. “Walid Raad, Museum of Modern Art, New York: ‘A pure wave or irritation,’” The Financial Times, October 21, 2015;
“Editors’ Picks: Walid Raad,” Artnews, October 2015, p. 27.
Heddaya, Mostafa. “Telling Stories: Walid Raad at MoMA,” Blouin Artinfo, October 16, 2015;
Thomas, Micchelli. “Unreliable Informants,” Hyperallergic, October 10, 2015;
“2015 Fall Art Preview: The 28 New York Exhibitions Everyone Should See,” Artnet, August 28, 2015; preview-325163.
Wilson-Goldie, Kaelen. “By All Accounts,” Art Forum, May 2015, pp. 324-329; illus.
Kennedy, Randy. “Inside Art – Labor Protests Draw Resistance,” The New York Times, May 15, 2015, pg. C20.
“Gulf Labor Members Denied Entry to UAE, Under Security Scrutiny,” Artforum, May 15, 2015
Vartanian, Hrag. “Artist Walid Raad Denied Entry into UAE, Becoming Third Gulf Labor Member Turned Away,” Hyperallergic, May 14, 2015
Bodick, Noelle. “Artists, Gulf Labor Members Walid Raad, Ashok Sukumaran Barred from U.A.E.,” Blouin Artinfo, May 14, 2015
Abrams, Amah-Rose. “Walid Raad Third Gulf Labor Artist Who’s Been Refused Entry to the UAE,” Artnet, May 15, 2015
Heddaya, Mostafa. “Review: “Lest the Two Seas Meet” at the Museum of Modern art, Warsaw,” Blouin Artinfo, May 13, 2015
MacQueen, Kathleen. “Walid Raad’s Witness Protection Program, ” Shifting Connections, April 17, 2015
Holland, Laura. “True Lies,” Preview Massachusetts, November 2014; pp. 10 14; illus.
Lequex, Emmanuelle. “Walid Raad, Le Vrai Et Le Faux Au Carré d’ Art à Nîmes,” Le Quotidien de l’Art, August 15, pg. 7; illus.
Souriau, Judith. “Elusive but Truthful,” Canvas Magazine, Vol. 10 Issue 4, pp. 42 – 44; illus.
Heddaya, Mostafa, “Over 100 Artists and Intellectuals Call for Withdrawl from Creative Time Exhibition,” Hyperallergic, June 10, 2014
Feldman, Hannah, “Walid Raad: Preface,” Art Forum, May 2014; p. 196, illus.
Désanges, Guillaume, “Perilous Fictions (Walid Raad, Scrathing on Things I Could Disavow, since 2007), Esse Arts + Opinion, Spring 2014; pp. 42 43, illus.
Fulton, Jeni. “Resistance: Art Strategies Against the Bubble,” Sleek Magazine, Winter 2013/14, p. 236. Illus.
“A mediator between worlds,” The Art Newpaper, January 2013, pp. 46-47; illus.
Bonacorsi, Ivo. “Preface to the First Edition,” domus, February 26, 2013
Holert, Tom. “Burden of Proof,” Artforum, March 2013, pg. 250-259; illus.
Sand, Olivia, “Profile: Walid Raad,” Asian Art Newspaper, March 2013, pg. 2-6; illus.
Byrd, David. “MoMA Director Lowry Explores Middle East Art,” Voice of America, December 7, 2012
Considine, Liam. “Art in the Age of Truthiness,” Art Review, January & February 2013, pg. 121
Pawson, Lara. “Eye Witness,” Frieze, June/July/August 2013, pg. 156-161; illus.
Aletti, Vince. “Out of Order,” The New Yorker, July 1, 2013, pg. 10
Dillon, Brina. “Philosophy of Art,” Modern Painters, July/August 2013, pg. 40-41
Borchardt-Hume, Achim. “Walid Raad: Symptoms of Withdrawal,” cura, Winter 2012, pp. 86-99; illus.
“The Power 100,” Art Review, November 2012, pg. 144
“Walid Raad and David Diao,” New York Magazine, October 22, 2012, p. 124.
“Short List: Walid Raad/David Diao,” The New Yorker, October 15, 2012, p. 14.
“Walid Raad and David Diao,” New York Magazine, October 15, 2012, p. 130.
“Walid Raad and David Diao,” New York Magazine, October 29, 2012, p. 95
“Walid Raad and David Diao,” Time Out New York, October 11-17, 2012, p. 49.
Minicucci, Andria. “Blind Spots, Caesurae and Other Archival Lacunae,” Esse: arts and opinions, Autumn 2012, p. 24.
Solomon-Godeau, Abigail. “The Phantom Photographer,” Art in America, 2011, pp. 129 – 133; illus.
“Westenschap als poëzi,” Kunstbeeld.NL, September 2011, pp. 42 – 45; illus.
Scheller, Jörg. “Walid Raad at the Kunsthalle Zurich: Between Characters,” Artnet, September 13, 2011
Wilson-Goldie, Kaelen. “A line between public and private space,” The Daily Star, Lebanon, June 25, 2011
Crow, Kelly. “Tips from Russian Heiress, 25: Do Your Homework on Artists,” The Wall Street Journal, June 25, 2011
“Awards & Grants: Walid Raad,” Art in America, May 2011, pg. 184
“News Briefs: Awards,” ArtNews, May 2011, pg. 57
Stoilas, Helen. “Abu Dhabi: Artists back Guggenheim boycott”. The Art Newspaper, April 2011, pg. 14
“The glittering prizes: Winners”. The Art Newspaper, April 2011, pg. 7
Robinson, Wayne. “Guggenheim: Protest Jeopardizes Abu Dhabi Project,”, 24, March 2011
Herbert, Martin. “Walid Raad, Miraculous Beginnings,” Bidoun, Spring 2011, pg. 168; illus.
Smith, Sarah-Neel and Thorne, Sam. “Architecture: New Museums,” Frieze, March 2011, pp. 24-25, illus.
McConnell, Jonathan. “Walid Raad: 2011 Hasselblad Award Winner,” Designboom March 17, 2011
Stoilas, Helen. “Artists boycott Guggenheim Abu Dhabi project,” The Art Newspaper, March 17, 2011
Ouroussoff, Nicolai. “Abu Dhabi Guggenheim Faces Protest,” The New York Times, March 17, 2011, pp. C1, C7; illus.
Hodgson, Francis. “Walid Raad: Whitechapel Gallery, London,” Financial Times December 13, 2010
Forster, Lou. “Walid Raad: L’archive en Délai,” art 21 Automne 2010, pp. 15-23; illus.
Gladstone, Valerie. “Paris Show Comments on Arab Politics and Art”, The New York Times, November 18, 2010
Saadwi, Ghalya. “Necessary Fables: Walid Raad,” Artinfo, October 20th, 2010
Raad, Walid, “Sweet Talk: Commissions (Beirut),” Camera Austria, 2010, pp. 41-49; illus.
“Appendix XVIII: Plates 88-107 by Walid Raad,” art journal, Fall 2010, pg.7; illus.
Montazami, Morad, “Walid Raad: le désastre nous surpasse, nous surpassons l’histoire (Walid Raad: The Disaster Surpasses Us, We Surpass History)” Artpress, September, 2010; illus.
Wilson-Goldie, Kaelen. “Walid Raad: Miraculous Beginnings,” Artforum, September, 2010, pg. 173; illus.
“Walid Raad,” Art in America, August 2010, pg. 38
Frankel, David. “Walid Raad” Artforum Number 6/ February, pp. 198- 199; illus.
Gilbert, Alan. “Walid Raad (Re)Invents the Archive,” Aperture, Spring 2010, pp. 60-67; illus.
“Scratching on Things I could Disavow: A history of Art in the Arab World/ Part I_
Volume I_Chapter I,” artasiapacific, Almanac 2010, Volume 5, pg. 227; illus.
Boucher Brian, “Walid Raad,” Art in America, March 2010, pp. 145-146; illus.
Kerr, Merrily. “Walid Raad, ‘Scratching on Things I could Disavow,’” Time Out New York, December 3-9, 2009, pg. 49; illus.
Gladstone, Valerie. “Review: Walid Raad” Modern Painters November 2009, pg. 72; illus.
Lambert-Beatty, Carrie. “Make-Believe: Parafiction and Plausibility” October Summer 2009, No. 129, pp. 51-84.
Maimon, Vered. “The Third Citizen: On Models of Criticality in Contemporary Artistic Practices” October Summer 2009, No. 129, pp. 85-112.
“Guggenheim Announces Short List for Hugo Boss Prize 2010” October 10, 2009; illus.
Vogel, Carol. “Finalists Announced for Hugo Boss Prize” The New York Times October 9, 2009, pg. C26.
Hugonnier, Marine. “Top Five What to See This Month: 1 Walid Raad” Art Review Issue 34, September, 2009, pg. 36; illus.
Masters, HG. “Those Who Lack Imagination Cannot Imagine What is Lacking” artasiapacific September & October 2009, Issue 65, pp. 124-135; illus.
Exhibition News “Big Ideas Behind Reina Sofia Rehang: Collection displays and new shows foreground knowledge over entertainment” ART WORLD Issue 11, June/July, 2009, pg. 17.
Casavecchia, Barbara. “Walid Raad at Fondazione Antonio Ratti,” Frieze Magazine, July 17, 2009
Borchardt-Hume, Achim. “What to See This Month: Walid Raad” Art Review: May, 2009, pg.36.
Taryn, Simon, ed. “Hans Haacke. Blind Spot”, No 39, New York, 2008, illus.
Banai, Nuit. “ Zones of Conflict” Time Out New York, Issue 695, January 22-28, 2009, pg. 47
Chong, Doryn and Yasmil Raymond. “Artists Dictionary: Walid Raad” Flash Art Vol. XLII, No. 264, January – February, 2009, pg. 79; illus.
Carlson, Benjamin. “Not Quite How I Remember It,” Frieze, Issue 119, November-December 2008, pp. 217; illus.
Lappé, Anthony. “ dodges bullets, bombs and government censors” tar magazine Fall 2008, pp. 68-72; illus.
Ralickas, Vivian “The Power Plant, Toronto, du 7 juin au 1er septembre 2008,” esse, Issue No 64 — Waste, Fall 2008
O’Neill Butler, Lauren. “Quiet Politics,” Artforum, November 2008, pg. 351.
Wilson-Goldie, Kaelen. “Walid Raad: Galerie Sfeir-Semler,” Art Forum, November 2008, pg. 370; illus.
Quilty, Jim. “Walid Raad,” Art Review, October 2008, Issue 26, pg. 171; illus.
Milroy, Sarah. “The past: a work in progress,” Globe Review, June 25, 2008, Section R, pp. 1-2.
Schechter, Fran. “Moving modern ideas,” Now Magazine, July 24-31, 2008
Carlson, Benjamin. “Not Quite How I Remember It,” Frieze Magazine, October 10
Bryan-Wilson, Julia, “Not Quite How I Remember It,” Art Forum, May 2008
Kilston, Lyra. “Not Quite How I Remember It,” Art Info, July 1, 2008
McLaughlin, Bryne. “Not Quite How I Remember It: Rapid Memory Gloss” Canadianart, July 10, 2008
Armin, Janine. “Not Quite How I Remember It,” Artforum, July 10, 2008 vol 27 no 47
“Not Quite How I Remember It” e-flux June 5, 2008; illus.
Carr-Harris, Dory. “An Affair to Remember” Torontoist June 4, 2008
Galligan, Gregory. “Architecture in Script: From Without Boundary to Archive Fever”, ArtAsiaPacific, May/June 2008, pp. 122-129, illus.
“Art Now in Lebanon,” Bidoun, Spring/Summer 2008, pp. 26-30; illus.
“Secrets in the Open Sea”, Bidoun, Spring/Summer 2008. pp. 66-67; illus.
Smith, Will. “New York/Archive Fever,” Bidoun, Spring/Summer 2008, pp. 150-151; iIlus.
Burton, Johanna. “Primary Sources,” Artforum, April 2008, pp. 340-347.
Vidolke, Anton. “Looking Back: Solo Shows,” Frieze, January-February 2008, pg. 136; illus.
Atkins, Christopher. “Brave New Worlds,” Art Papers, January/February 2008, pp. 46-47; illus.
Holland, Cotter. “Well, It Looks Like Truth,” The New York Times, January 18, 2008, pp. E31, E34.
Smith, Roberta. “Art,” The New York Times, January 13, 2008, pg. 4.
Sundell, Margaret. “Archive Fever,” Artforum, January 2008, pg. 131.
Briggs, Patricia. “Brave New Worlds,” Artforum, January 2008, pp. 285-286.
Schwarzbart, Judith. “Walid Raad: I Only Wish,” SUM, #1, 2007, pp. 3-17; illus.
Demos, T.J. “On The Ground London,” Artforum, December 2007, pp. 294-295, 374.
“Minneapolis: Walker Art Center,” Contemporary, Issue 94, 2007, pp. 23-24.
“Minneapolis,” Flash Art, November-December 2007, pg. 63; illus.
Higgie, Jennifer. “Her(his)tory,” Frieze, November-December 2007, pg. 175; illus.
Kolbowski, Silvia. “After Hiroshima,” Art Journal, Fall 2007, 80-84; illus.
“I Feel a Great Desire to Meet the Masses Once Again,” Festival d’Automne à Paris 2007, 12 September-28 December 2007, pp. 44-45; illus.
Blank, Gil. “The Atlas Group (1989-2004): A Project by Walid Raad,” Whitewall, Fall 2007, pg. 48; illus.
Feldman, Hanna and Akram Zaatari. “Mining War: Fragments from a
Conversation Already Passed,” art journal, Summer, 2007; pp. 49-67; illus.
Rogers, Sarah. “Out of History: Postwar Art in Beirut,” art journal, Summer, 2007; pp. 9-20; illus.
Zolghadr, Tirdad. “Walid Raad/The Atlas Group, Berlin,” Art Papers, May/June 2007, pg. 57; illus.
Scott, Andrea K. “Art in Review: Walid Raad,” The New York Times, 16 March 2007, p. E33.
Cotter, Holland “The Collective Conscious” The New York Times, 5 March 2006, p. AR1
Dupuis, Isabelle. “Reviews,” Flash Art, May-June 2006, illus.
Fahim, Kaeem “Putting Order To Acts That Defy Order” The New York Times, 2 March 2006, p. B2
Leventis, Andreas. “Home Truths,” Modern Painters, May 2006, illus.
Leventis, Andreas. “The Atlas Group,” Modern Painters, February 2006.
Rawlins, Jarrod. “2006 Biennale of Sidney: Zones of Contact,” Flash Art, October 2006, illus.
Saltz, Jerry. “Interrogation Nation,” Village Voice, February 2006, illus.
Siddiqui, Yasmeen and Hrag Vartanian “Walid Raad/The Atlas Group” The Brooklyn Rail March 2006, pp. 20-21
Schwendener, Martha. “Walid Raad, “The Dead Weight of a Quarrel Hangs: Documents from The Atlas Group Archive,” February 2006, illus. Schwendener, Martha, “Critics” Picks: Gray Flags,” Artforum online, June 2006.
Smith, Roberta. “Mixing Fact And Fiction To Open Up Larger Reality,” The New York Times, 4 March 2006, B11, illus.
Stanhope, Zara. “An Affair to Remember,” Photofile, nr 78, Spring 2006, illus.
Terracciano, Emilia. “On Now On Soon,” Flash Art, May-June 2006, illus.
Tilmann, Christina. “Vampir Erinnerung,” Der Tagesspiegel, 22 September 2006, illus.
“We Can Make Rain But No One Came To Ask: Documents from the Atlas Group Archive,” Galerie Leonard & Bina Ellen, Montréal Mark Beasley, Back, Frieze, March 2006, illus.
Wilson-Goldie, Kaelen. “New Art For A New Middle East,” Art + Auction, March 2006, illus.
Zolghadr, Tirdad. “City Report: Beirut,” Frieze, May 2006, illus.
Ingelevics, Vid. “The Atlas Group and Walid Raad,” AGYU at Prefix ICA, Toronto, CV ciel variable 66, May 2005, illus
Jones, Caroline A. “Doubt Fear,” Art Papers, January/February 2005, pp. 24- 35, cover, illus.
Kent, Sarah. “The Atlas Group,” Time Out
Searle, Adrian. “True Lies,” The Guardian, 06 December 2005, illus.
“My Neck Is Thinner Than A Hair,” Frankfurter Allegemeine Zeitung. 14 February 2004, pp. 45.
“My Neck Is Thinner Than A Hair,” Les Inrockuptibles. 1 June 2004, pp. 80.
Bédarida, Catherine. “Des archives retrouvées-inventées de Beyrouth,” Le Monde. 20 January 2004, pp. 29.
Carlotti, Roberto. “Beirut, la Guerra in autobomba,” Il Manifesto. 16 June 2004, pp. 16.
Glauner, Max. “Wahrheit låsst sich nicht spielen. Freitag, 4 June 2004, pp. 13. Huchet, Louise. “Mapping Sitting, Photos D”Identités,” Beaux Arts. May 2004, pp. 25
Jahn, Wolf. “Atlas Group / Walid Raad” Artforum. Summer 2004, pp. 260-261.
Kaplan, Janet. “Flirtations with Evidence,” Art in America, October 2004, pp. 134 -139, illus, cover.
Lack, Jessica. “The Atlas Group,” The Guide – The Guardian, 22 November , illus.
Lebovici, Elisabeth. “Petite fabrique d”archives de guerre,” Liberation. 25 January 2004, pp. 36.
Lequeux, Emmanuelle. “Atlas group, une esthetique du trauma,” Le Monde; Aden. 26 May 2004, pp. 27.
Lindgaard, Jade. “Polotique fiction,” Les Inrockuptibles. 30 December 2004, pp. 75.
Milroy, Sarah. “What”s Wrong With This Picture,” Globe and Mail. 30 September 2004, pp. 20.
O’Reilly, Sally. “The Atlas Group,” Time Out, 3-10 December, illus.
Schiff, Hajo. “Formen des Schreckens,” Szene Hamburg. January 2004, pp. 51.
Schiff, Hajo. “My Neck Is Thinner Than A Hair,” Kunstforum. May 2004, pp. 271-272.
Searle, Adrian. “Lebanese bombings revisited,” The Guardian, 8 June
Searle, Adrian. “The Atlas Group,” The Guardian, 28 November
Stech, Fabian. “Synopsis 3,” Kunstforum International, Bd. 169, March–April 2004, illus.
Taylor, Paul. “Laughter in the Dark,” The Independent Review, 7 June 2004.
Wallach, Amei. “The Fine Art of Car Bombings,” The New York Times, 20 June 2004, illus.
Whitehead, Frederika. “Transcultures” Contemporary. Vol. 66, 2004, pp. 69.
Wilson-Goldie, Kaelen. “Atlas Group Brings War Documents Home,” The Daily Star. 8 May 2004, pp. 12.
Withers, Rachel. “A Short History of Performance – Part II” Artforum. April 2004, pp. 171-172.
Anton, Saul. “A Secret History,” Frieze, January/February 2003, vol. 72, pp. 68-69.
Dyer, Geoff. “Reborn Yesterday” Wallpaper, October 2003, pp. 227-234.
Falconer, Morgan. “Witness,” Frieze, May 2003, pp. 88-89.
Root, Deborah. “Mapping the disaster,” Prefix Photo, May, pp. 30-41.
Smith, Lee. “Missing in Action,” Artforum, February 2003, pp. 124-129, cover, illus.
Al-Kassim, Dina “Crisis of the Unseen,” Parachute, October, 2002, vol. 108, pp. 146-163.
Gilbert, Alan “Walid Raad,” Bomb, Fall 2002, pp. 38-45.
Rogers, Sarah. “Forging History, Performing Memory,” Parachute, October 2002, vol. 108, pp. 68-79.
Wollen, Peter. “Documenta 11”. London Review of Books, 3 October 2002, pp. 31-32.
Van Bogaert, Peter. “Geschiedenissen van een stad,” TIJD Culture. 2 May 2001, VI.

Selections by the Artist

“Vitruperative Speeches.” The Drama Review Spring 2006, vol. 50, no.1, pp. 190-195
Raad, Walid (as Ingrid Serven). “Portfolio,” Movement, January 2004, vol. 26, pp. 38-45.
“Already Been In a Lake of Fire: Notebook Volume 38,” Grand Street, vol. 71, 2003, pp. 214-221.
“SweetTalk: A Photographic Document of Beirut,” Interarchive, 2002, pp. 380- 383.
“SweetTalk or Photographic Documents of Beirut,” Camera Austria vol. 80 2002, pp. 43-56.
“I Only Wish That I Could Weep,” CTRL SPACE. Boston: MIT Press, 2002, pp. 626-629.
“Civilizationally, We Do Not Dig Holes To Bury Ourselves,” Tamss vol.1 2002, pp.122-137.
“I Have Already Been In a Lake of Fire,” Framework vol. 43 2002, pp. 42-63.
Raad, Walid, and Akram Zaatari. “Mapping Sitting,” Camera Austria vol.78 2002, pp. 16-43.
Bassil, Karl, and Zeina Maasri, Akram Zaatrai, with the collaboration of Walid Raad. Mapping Sitting. Beirut [Lebanon]: Mind the Gap, 2002.
“Miraculous Beginnings: Gibran,” Al-Adab. 1-2 2001, pp. 64-65.
“Already Been In a Lake of Fire,” Springerin vol. 4 2000-2001, pp. 42-47.
“No, Illness is Neither Here Nor There,” Felix Voyeurism vol. 2 1999, pp. 61-64.
“The Beirut Al-Hadath Archive,” Rethinking Marxism vol. 11 1999, pp. 15-29.
“Missing Lebanese Wars,” Public Culture vol. 28 1999, pp. 1-14.
“Bayrut Ya Beyrouth,” Third Text vol. 36 1996, pp. 65-82.
Raad, Walid, and Jayce Salloum. “Up to the South…excerpts,” Documents 2 1994, pp. 158-161.

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