Virginia Overton

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Bibliography

Catalogues

  • Place is the Space: A Building, A Decade, An Exhibition. St. Louis: Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis, 2013. Text by Dominic Molon.
  • Rien faire et laisser rire. Brussels: Galerie Rodolphe Janssen, 2013.
  • Empire State: Arte a New York oggi. Milan: Skira, 2013. Text by Tim Griffin.
  • Street Trash. New York: self-published, 2013. Text by Neal Curley.
  • Deluxe. Dallas: The Power Station, 2012. Texts by Katarina Burin and Shan Overton. Interview between Mai-Thu Perret and Virginia Overton.
  • Dispatch: 2007–2011. New York: Dispatch, 2011.
  • The 2011 Bridgehampton Biennial. New York: Martos Gallery, 2011. Text by Bob Nickas.
  • Impossible Vacation. St. Louis: White Flag Projects, 2011.
  • 1107 Manhattan Avenue. New York: Spencer Brownstone Gallery, 2011.
  • Greater New York 2010. New York: MoMA PS1, 2010. Text.
  • Untitled (Milan). Milan: N.O. Gallery, 2010. Text by Howie Chen.
  • The W.C. #33: Looking Back: The Fifth White Columns Annual. New York: White Columns, 2010.
  • Interview between Bob Nickas and Craig Garrett.
  • Run and Tell That! New Work from New York. Syracuse, NY: Syracuse University Art Galleries, 2010.
  • Skytracker. Memphis, TN: Powerhouse, 2007.
  • VA4398UV. New York: self-published, 2006–2007.

Press

2013

  • “Entrümpeln für Fortgeschrittene,” annabelle, August 7, 2013, p. 36, illus.
  • “Virginia Overton,” The New Yorker, March 25, 2013, p. 26.
  • “Virginia Overton in Kunsthalle Bern,” SonntagsZeitung, August 25, 2013, p. 36.
  • Bell, Jonathan. “Full throttle: a fleet of supercharged art cars goes on show in Miami,”Wallpaper*, December 4, 2013, wallpaper.com/art/full-throttle-a-fleet-of-superchargedart-cars-goes-on-show-in-miami/7017#91170, illus.
  • Bieri, Martin. “Hier geht es um mich,” Der Bund, August 22, 2013, p. 34, illus.
  • Butcher, Dwayne. “Virginia Overton is Special,” artbutcher, September 23, 2013, artbutcher.blogspot.com/2013/09/virginia-overton-is-special.html.
  • Conley, Kevin. “The Exhibitionist: Virginia Overton,” Town & Country, March 29, 2013, townandcountrymag.com/leisure/arts-and-culture/chelsea-art-galleries-the-exhibitionistvirginia-overton-mitchell-innes#slide-4, illus.
  • Curley, Neal. “1-800-GO-PENSKE.” In Street Trash, pp. 3–8. New York: 2013.
  • Crow, Kelly and Mary M. Lane. "Mirrors, Mirrors on the Walls of Art Basel," The Wall Street Journal, June 16, 2013, p. C14.
  • Doran, Anne. “Letha Wilson,” Art in America, April 2013, p. 113.
  • Gasser, Sonja. “Die verdoppelte Kunsthalle,” Berner Zeitung, August 28, 2013, p. 3, illus.
  • Griffin, Tim. “Virginia Overton.” In Empire State: Arte a New York oggi, pp. 146–149. Milan: Skira, 2013.
  • Harris, Gareth. “Review: Empire State, Palazzo delle Esposizioni, Rome,” The Financial Times, May 15, 2013.
  • Heyman, Marshall. “Salt, Sea and Sculpture Right Next Door,” The Wall Street Journal, August 5, 2013, p. A20.
  • Hussey, Miciah. “Rob Pruitt’s Art Awards 2013: Gallery Solo Show of the Year Nominees,” Art in America, p. 113, illus.
  • Johnson, Paddy and Whitney Kimball. “We Went to Chelsea: Blue Chip Edition, Part One,” Artfcity, March 27, 2013, artfcity.com/2013/03/27/we-went-to-chelsea-blue-chipedition-part-one/, illus.
  • Latimer, Quinn. “Nicola Martini, Virginia Overton, Magali Reus,” Artforum, May 2013, pp. 342–43.
  • Lescaze, Zoe. “Domestic Art,” New York Observer, August 19, 2013, pp. B1, B5.
  • McGarry, Kevin. “For Art Basel, Miami’s Swankiest Garage Becomes a Gallery Yet Again,” T Magazine, December 3, 2013, tmagazine.blogs.nytimes.com/2013/12/03/on-view-forart-basel-miamis-swankiest-garage-becomes-a-gallery-yet-again/?smid=pl-share, illus.
  • Molon, Dominic. “Place is the Space: A Building, A Decade, An Exhibition.” In Place is the Space, pp. 37–43, St. Louis: Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis, 2013.
  • Molon, Dominic. “Virginia Overton.” In Place is the Space, pp. 56–59, St. Louis: Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis, 2013.
  • Piettre, Céline. “’Empire State’ Brings the New York Art Scene to France,” Blouin Artinfo, November 21, 2013, blouinartinfo.com/news/story/987235/empire-state-brings-thenew-york-art-scene-to-france.
  • Russeth, Andrew. “Virginia Overton at Mitchell-Innes & Nash,” GalleristNY, March 19, 2013, galleristny.com/2013/03/virginia-overton-at-mitchell-innes-nash/, illus.
  • Russeth, Andrew. “Virginia Overton in ‘Emergency Cheesecake’ at the Whitney,” 16 Miles of String, February 4, 2013, 16miles.com/2013/02/virginia-overton-in-emergency.html, illus.
  • Simpson, Ashley. “Art Sprouts in Montauk,” Style.com, August 1, 2013, style.com/stylefile/2013/08/art-sprouts-in-montauk/.
  • Smith, Roberta. “Virginia Overton,” The New York Times, March 22, 2013, p. C27.
  • Stiftel, Ralf. “Die US-Künstlerin Virginia Overton im Westfälischen Kunstverein Münster,” Westfälischer Anzeiger, October 17, 2013.
  • Sutton, Benjamin. “Virginia Overton at Mitchell-Innes & Nash,” Blouin Artinfo, March 15, 2013, blouinartinfo.com/news/story/878828/one-line-reviews-pithy-takes-on-virginia-overtonwilliam.
  • Vogel, Carol. “An Outdoor Gallery Pops Up in Montauk,” The New York Times, July 29, 2013, p.C3.
  • Zhong, Fan. “Speed Freaks,” W, December 2013/January 2014, p. 140, illus.

2012 

  • “Virginia Overton at the Power Station, Dallas,” moussemagazine.it, February 2012, moussemagazine.it/virginia-overton/, illus.
  • “We Went To Chelsea, Vol. 2,” Art Fag City, April 4, 2012, artfcity.com/2012/04/04/we-went-tochelsea-vol-3-feat-overton-sandback-huebler-and-feldmann/, illus.
  • “Work in Progress: Tree Hugger,” V Magazine, Issue 78, Fall Preview 2012, pp. 38–39, illus.
  • Bollen, Christopher. “Virginia Overton Cooks Up Mischief,” Interview, March 2012.
  • Brand, Will and Paddy Johnson. “5 Art Stars You Need to Know,” The L Magazine, March 28–April 10, 2012, p. 25, illus.
  • Davis, Ben. “Virginia Overton Piece for the High Line Unexpectedly Becomes Interactive,” Artinfo, September 28, 2012, blogs.artinfo.com/artintheair/2012/09/26/virginia-overtonpiece-for-the-high-line-unexpectedly-becomes-interactive/, illus.
  • Duray, Dan. “Virginia Overton to Make Truck Sculpture for High Line,” GalleristNY, August 23, 2012, galleristny.com/2012/08/virginia-overton-to-make-truck-sculpture-for-highline/.
  • Everrit Howe, David. “Stop By: The Power Station, Dallas,” Kaleidoscope, Issue 17, Winter 2012–13, p. 152, illus.
  • Gartenfeld, Alex. “First Look: Virginia Overton,” Art in America, April 2012, p. 33, illus.
  • Heinrich, Will. “Sleights of Hand: Virginia Overton at the Kitchen and ‘Haitian Masters’ at Edward Thorp Gallery,” GalleristNY, April 6, 2012, galleristny.com/2012/04/sleights-of-handvirginia-overton-at-the-kitchen-and-haitian-masters-at-edward-thorp-gallery/, illus.
  • Johnson, Ken. “Virginia Overton,” The New York Times, April 6, 2012, p. C28, illus.
  • Johnson, Ken. “An Afterlife For a Sculptor,” The New York Times, April 27, 2012, p. C34.
  • Kerr, Merrily. “Virginia Overton,” Time Out New York, April 19-25, 2012, p. 43, illus.
  • Mendelsohn, Meredith. “Country Slicker,” Modern Painters, March 2012, pp. 44–46, illus.
  • Rosenberg, Karen. “Check Out the Gallery in the Freezer,” The New York Times, August 3, 2012, p. C21.
  • Russeth, Andrew. “When is a Cat Not a Cat? When It’s a Sculpture,” GalleristNY, April 10, 2012,
  • galleristny.com/2012/04/when-is-a-cat-not-a-cat-when-its-a-sculpture/, illus.
  • Saltarelli, Tim. “Virginia Overton,” Flash Art, March–April 2012, Issue 283, p. 85, illus.
  • Simek, Peter. “The Next Rachofsky,” D, March 2012, pp. 72–74, 169–170, illus.
  • Vali, Murtaza. “Critic’s Picks: Virginia Overton,” Artforum.com, April 2012, artforum.com/archive/id=30831.

2011 

  • “American Dreamers,” W, October 2011, p. 78; illus.
  • “Jacob Kassay / Robert Morris / Virginia Overton,” The New Yorker, January 31, 2011, p. 13.
  • Bollen, Christopher. “Virginia Overton,” Interview, March 2011, p. 92, illus.
  • Brand, Will. “Jacob Kassay, Robert Morris, Virginia Overton at Mitchell-Innes & Nash,” Art Fag City, January 26, 2011, artfcity.com/2011/01/26/jacob-kassay-robert-morris-virginiaoverton-at-mitchell-innes-nash/, illus.
  • Campagnoli, Francesca. “Never Off, alternativi nell’anima,” FOOL, September 2011, pp. 30–32, illus.
  • Cooper, Ivy. “Review: High quality variety at White Flag,” St. Louis Beacon, May 9, 2011, stlbeacon.org/#!/content/16127/review_of_impossible_vacation_white_flag.
  • Hunn, Sarrita and Ryan Thayer. “Impossible Vacation,” Temporary Art Review, May 30, 2011, temporaryartreview.com/impossible-vacation/, illus.
  • Lunn, Felicity. “Virginia Overton,” frieze d/e, Issue 1, Summer 2011, p. 136, illus.
  • O’Neill Butler, Lauren. “Jacob Kassay, Robert Morris, and Virginia Overton,” Artforum.com, January 2011, artforum.com/archive/id=27356.
  • Rosenberg, Karen. “All Nooks, Crannies, Bedrooms and Trees Are Backdrops for Art,” The New York Times, August 8, 2011, p. C5.

2010

  •  “Grass Grows by Itself,” Time Out New York, August 12–18, 2010, p. 37.
  • “Virginia Overton,” The New Yorker, April 5, 2010, p. 14.
  • “Virginia Overton.” In Greater New York 2010, pp. 154–155, illus. New York: MoMA PS1, 2010.
  • Bordignon, Elena. “Virginia Overton,” Flash Art, November 2010, Issue 228, p. ?, illus.
  • Chen, Howie. “Untitled (Milan).” In Untitled (Milan), pp. 2–13, illus. Milan: N.O. Gallery, 2010.
  • Cotter, Holland. “Today I Made Nothing,” The New York Times, September 10, 2010, p. C26.
  • Griffin, Tim. “Today I Made Nothing,” Artforum, December 2010, p. 253.
  • Misuraca, Caterina. “Virginia Overton,” exibart.com, September 22, 2010, exibart.com/notizia.asp?IDNotizia=32823&IDCategoria=57, illus.

2009 

  • Moisdon, Stephanie. “Olivier Mosset: Artiste, collectionneur, biker…,” Beaux Arts Magazine, December 2009, pp. 62–67, illus.

Talks and Lectures

2013 

  • Trucks!, Virginia Overton in conversation with Tenzing Barshee, Le Foyer, Zurich, Switzerland
  • Visiting Artist Lecture, Mason Gross School of the Arts, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ