Matthew Marks Gallery

Leidy Churchman

  • Books and Catalogues


    Fischli, Peter, ed. Stop Painting. Milan: Fondazione Prada, 2021.


    Cornell, Lauren, Karen Kelly, and Barbara Schroeder, eds. Leidy Churchman: Crocodile. Annandale-on-Hudson, NY: Center for Curatorial Studies, Hessel Museum of Art, Bard College; Brooklyn, NY: Dancing Foxes Press, 2019.

    One hundred drawings. New York: Matthew Marks Gallery, 2019.


    Molesworth, Helen, ed. One Day at a Time: Manny Farber and Termite Art. Los Angeles: Museum of Contemporary Art; New York: DelMonico Books/Prestel, 2018.


    Bühler, Kathleen, and Nina Zimmer. The Show Must Go On: aus der Sammlung Gegenwartskunst. Bern: Kunstmuseum Bern, 2017.

    Burton, Johanna, and Natalie Bell. Trigger: Gender as a Tool and a Weapon.. New York: New Museum, 2017.


    Melick, Tom, Rebecca Morrill, and Kathryn Rattee. Vitamin P3: New Perspectives in Painting. London, Phaidon Press, 2016.


    Ammer, Manuela, Achim Hochörfer, and David Joselit. Painting 2.0: Expression in the Information Age: Gesture and Spectacle, Eccentric Figuration, Social Networks. Wein: Mumok; Munich: DelMonico Books/Prestel, 2015.


    Arning, Bill, Valerie Cassel Oliver, and Dean Daderko. Outside the Lines. Houston: Contemporary Arts Museum Houston; New York: Distributed Art Publishers, Inc., 2014.

    Eichler, Dominic, Brigitte Oetker, and Manuela Ammer. PS. Berlin: Sternberg Press, 2014.


    Ammer, Manuela, John Kelsey, and Lanka Tattersall. Leidy Churchman: Emergency. Boston: Boston University Art Gallery at the Stone Gallery; Brooklyn, NY: Dancing Foxes Press, 2013.


    Biesenbach, Klaus, Cornelia H. Butler, and Neville Wakefield. Greater New York 2010. New York: MoMA PS1, 2010.


    Llanes, Katerina. Sessions: Con Verse Sensations. Brooklyn: K. Llanes, 2009.

  • Selected Articles


    Soboleva, Ksenia. “Leidy Churchman: New You.” The Brooklyn Rail, April 2022.

    Moffitt, Evan. "Leidy Churchman: New You.” ArtReview, May 2022, p. 79


    Fateman, Johanna. “Leidy Churchman.” 4Columns, March 6, 2020.

    Mellin, Haley. “The Meditative Richness of Leidy Churchman’s Earth Bound.” Garage, April 5, 2020.

    Saltz, Jerry. “The 10 Best Art Shows of 2020: 6. ‘Leidy Churchman, Earth Bound’ (Matthew Marks).” New York Magazine, December 7 – 20, 2020, p. 99.

    Scott, Andrea K. “Leidy Churchman.” The New Yorker, March 16, 2020, p. 14.

    Yerebakan, Osman Can, and Leidy Churchman. “An Artist Whose Buddhist and Painting Practices Converge.” T: The New York Times Style Magazine, March 5, 2020.


    Battaglia, Andy. “Crocodile Rock: Painter Leidy Churchman Cedes the Floor to No One in First Museum Survey.” ARTnews, July 10, 2019.

    Eisenman, Nicole. “Best of 2019.” Artforum 58, no. 4, December 2019, pp. 162–63

    Marcus, Daniel. “I of the Storm.” Artforum 58, no. 2, October 2019, pp. 170–79, 245.

    Noor, Tausif, and Leidy Churchman. “Merging With: Leidy Churchman, Interviewed by Tausif Noor.” Bomb, October 3, 2019.

    Sillman, Amy. “Leidy Churchman: Crocodile.” Artforum 57, no. 9, May 2019, p. 92.


    Heinrich, Will. “Leidy Churchman, Mary Boone Gallery.” The New York Times, June 23, 2017.

    “Leidy Churchman – Mary Boone Gallery.” The New Yorker, June 19, 2017.


    Cotter, Holland. “Picturing America in the Selfie Age, at the Whitney.” The New York Times, April 28, 2016.

    Saltz, Jerry. “11 Artists Poised to Have a Breakout Year.” New York Magazine, April 22, 2016.


    D’Aurizio, Michele. “Painting It, Touching It.” Flash Art, July/August/September 2015, pp. 72–79.

    Berardini, Andrew. “Dear Diary, A Hungry Look and A Lion’s Meal.” Mousse Magazine, no. 49, Summer 2015, pp. 158–67.

    Cell 161, no. 3, April 23, 2015, cover.

    Hirsch, Faye. “Leidy Churchman.” Art in American, September 2015, pp. 145–46.

    Kron, Cat. “Leidy Churchman.” Artforum, May 7, 2015.

    “The Lookout, Leidy Churchman.” Art in America, May 7, 2015.

    McLean, Matthew. “Leidy Churchman.” Frieze, no. 173, September 2015.

    Miranda, Carolina. “LACE: Daily life made strange through art.” Los Angeles Times, January 13, 2015.

    Saltz, Jerry. “The 10 Best Art Shows of 2015.” New York Magazine, December 9, 2015.

    Sitko, Mark. “Queer Fantasy Examines Gay Art beyond ‘Victim Art.’” Los Angeles Magazine, July 8, 2015.

    “Q/A Leidy Churchman, How do digital images change painting?” Spike Magazine, no. 44, Summer 2015.

    Saltz, Jerry. “Leidy Churchman.” New York Magazine, May 8, 2015.

    Simmons, William J. “Nicole Eisenman.” Artforum, February 2015.

    Smith, Roberta. “Leidy Churchman” The New York Times, May 21, 2015.


    Ginwala, Natasha. “New Dawn.” Art Agenda, July 30, 2014.

    Perlson, Hili. “Leidy Churchman.” Artforum, June 2014.


    Cha, Olivian. “Math Bass & Leidy Churchman.” Art Papers Magazine, September/October 2013, p. 57.

    Gopnick, Blake. “Daily Pic: Live-action Abstraction.” The Daily Beast, May 3, 2013.

    Gratza, Agnieszka. “Art & Performance Notes: Expanding Performance.” PAJ: A Journal of Performance at Art 35, no. 3, 2013, pp. 41–48.

    McQuaid, Cate. “Beckoning the eye, and the whole body.” Boston Globe, September 11, 2013.

    Zeqo, Arnisa, and Leidy Churchman. “Conversation with Leidy Churchman.” Girls Like Us, no. 4 Spring/Summer 2013.


    Ammer, Manuela. “Ab-Ex clichés, living canvases and graveyards.” Translated by Nicholas Frindell. Frieze, no. 5, Summer 2012.

    Gratza, Agnieszka. “Expanded Performance.” Artforum, November 2012.

    Mayhew, Alexander. “Double or Nothing, TAG, Den Haag.” Metropolis M, no. 3, June/July 2012, p. 86.


    “11 To Watch In 2011: Editor’s Picks.” New American Paintings, January 10, 2011.

    Akel, Joseph. “Leidy Celeste Nicole.” Artforum, July 2011.

    Sillman, Amy. “AB-EX and Disco Balls: In Defense of Abstract Expressionism II.” Artforum, Summer 2011, pp. 320–25.

    Sabas, Carole. “Artistes à suivre en 2011.” Vogue (France), January 2011.


    Baker, Kenneth. “Food for Art.” San Francisco Chronicle, August 21, 2010.

    Battista, Kathy. “Greater New York.” Art Monthly, no. 340, October 2010, pp. 34–35.

    Hirsch, Faye. “Greater New York.” Art in America, September 2010.

    Silveri, Rachel. “A Conversation with Leidy Churchman.” Useless Magazine, no. 10, 2010, pp 7–9.

    Smith, Roberta. “Take Me Out to the Big Show in Queens.” The New York Times, May 27, 2010.

    ———. “Painting in the 21st Century: It’s Not Dry Yet.” The New York Times, March 27, 2010.

    Walsh, Brienne. “Paging: A Useless Venture.” Interview, December 15, 2010.


    Colman, David. “The Nifty 50: America's Up and Coming.” T: The New York Times Style Magazine, December 6, 2009.

    Cotter, Holland. “Golden Oldies All Over Chelsea.” The New York Times, December 4, 2009.

    Finkelstein, Avram. “Art, History.” Pride, 2009, pp. 78–79.

    Saltz, Jerry. “Unearthed Classics and Reinvented Forms: The Best Art of 2009.” New York Magazine, December 23, 2009.

    Smith, Roberta. “Art in Review: Leidy Churchman.” The New York Times, July 17, 2009.


    Nyong’o, Tavia. “Period Rush: Affective Transfers in Recent Queer Art and Performance.” Theatre History Studies 28, 2008, pp. 42–48.


    Bryan-Wilson, Julia. “Repetition and Difference.” Artforum, Summer 2006.


    Cotter, Holland. “Art in Review: Explosion LTTR.” The New York Times, August 6, 2004.

    Huston, Johnny Ray. “Better Homes and Galleries.” San Francisco Guardian, January 14, 2004.