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Étienne Hatt, Photographie et Sculpture: l'objet au-delà, artpress, December 2018, pp 50-56.

Roxana Azimi, Carte Blanche à Elad Lassry, in: M Le magazine du Monde, September 22, 2018.


Vancouver Art Gallery (ed.), Elad Lassry, Vancouver Art Gallery, Elad Lassry, June 24 – October 1, 2017, Vancouver 2017.

Diana Poole, Zurich Art Guide - July. Hans-Peter Feldmann / Elad Lassry at Galerie Francesca Pia, on:, July 5, 2017.

Elad Lassry, Artists' Contributions, in: Spike, no. 52, Summer 2017, pp. 96/97.

Zabludowicz Art Projects (ed.), You Are Looking at Something That Never Occurred, Zabludowicz Collection, You are Looking at Something That Never Occurred, March, 30 – July 9, 2017, London 2017, pp. 70-75.


Thomas Demand, L'image volée, Fondazione Prada, Milano 2016, p. 74.

Eric Crosby, Ordinary Pictures, Walker Art Center, Minniapolis 2016, pp. 122-125.

Katherine McMahon, L.A. Habitat: Elad Lassry, on:, June 2016.


Charlotte Cotton, Photography is Magic, New York 2015, pp. 72-77.

Jens Hoffmann, Camera of Wonders, in Mousse, 2015, p. 111.

Quentin Bajac, Photography at MoMA. 1960 to Now, Museum of Modern Art, New York 2015.

Christopher Wyreck, The Imaginarium of Elad Lassry, in C Magazine, April 2015, pp.132-135.

Heather Davis, Beastly/Tierisch, Fotomuseum Winterthur, Winterthur 2015, Cover, pp. 135-136.

Maya Harakawa, A Dialogue Between Past and Present, on: The Brooklyn Rail, March 5, 2015.  


Alessandro Rabottini (ed.), Elad Lassry, Mousse Publishing, with an essay by Aram Moshayedi and a conversation between the artist and Jörg Heiser, Milano 2014.

Roberta Smith, When a Form Is Given Its Room to Play. 'A World of Its Own'. Examining Photography at MoMA, in: The New York Times, February 2014.

Katya Tylevich, Elad Lassry, in: Elephant, no. 20, 204, pp. 97, 106.


Douglas Crimp, Being Framed, in: Artforum, Vol. 51, no. 5, January 2013, pp. 55-56.

Beryl Gilothwest, The Photographic Problem. An Interview with Elad Lassry, on:, September 2013.


Art Review: Elad Lassry at David Kordansky Gallery, in: Los Angeles Times, April 14, 2012.

Elad Lassry at PAC, in: Mousse Magazine, Issue 34, Summer 2012, pp. 248-249.

Rozalia Jovanovic, Women on the Big Screen: Elad Lassry takes on the High Line Billboard, on:, July 17, 2012.

Karen Rosenberg, Elad Lassry: Untitled (Presence), in: The New York Times, September 28, 2012, p. C29.

Vivian Sky Rehberg, Costume Drama, in: Frieze, no. 151, November-December 2012, pp. 142-148.

Elad Lassry, White Cube, Hong Kong, November 23, 2012 – February 09, 2013, ed. by White Cube, Hong Kong 2012.

Kathy Noble, in conversation with Tim Griffin, On Performance, in: Mousse, Issue 35, October 2012, pp. 98-105.

Aram Moshayedi, Elad Lassry, in: Annual, Issue 5, 2012, pp. 204-208.

Fionn Meade, True West, in: Spike, Issue 33, Autumn 2012, pp. 98-107.

Piper Marshall, Highlights: High Line Art, in: Kaleidoscope, Issue 16, Fall 2012, pp. 8-13.

Ryan Trecartin, Elad Lassry, in: Interview, September 2012, pp. 140-144.

Massimiliano Gioni, A letter from Any Ever, in: Domus, Issue 955, February 2012, pp. 98-105.


Caoimhín Mac Giolla Léith, What is a picture of something?, in: Deutsche Börse Photography Prize 2011, London: The Photographer’s Gallery, 2011, pp. 100-103.

On display, in: Frieze, vol. 90, November-December 2011, pp. 90-95.

Amani Olu, Elad Lassry, Whitewall, Winter 2011, pp. 52-53.

HG Masters, The Memorable Among the Many, in: Art Asia Pacific, Volume VI, Almanac 2011, p. 228.

Roberta Smith, Time Again, in: The New York Times, July 8, 2011, p. C27.

Karen Archey, Moving Up (Lassry, Adamo, VanDerBeek, Feinstein, Bradley, Jensen, Shirreff, Madison), on:, June 29, 2011.

Antonio Scoccimarro, Diary: Untitled (Evidence), From Alternative Knowledge to Counter - Memories, in: Mousse Magazine, Issue 29, Summer 2011, p. 242.

Elena Tavecchia, Time Again, in: Mousse Magazine, Issue 29, Summer 2011, p. 160.

Andrew M. Goldstein, Light Show: Searching for Substance in the Venice Biennale's 'ILLUMInations' Exhibition, on:, June 17, 2011.

Venice: Elad Lassry at the Arsenale, in: Contemporary Art Daily, June 8, 2011.

Rebecca Matalon, Time Again, in: Kaleidoscope, Issue 11, Summer 2011, p. 90.

Laura McLean-Ferris, 54th Venice Biennale: Tapping the light fantastic, in: The Independent, June 7, 2011.

Skye Sherwin, In Pictures | Venice Biennale Highlights, on:, June 6, 2011.

Mimi Luse, Venice Biennale Dispatch, Part One: The Group Show & Ai Wei Wei, on:, June 2, 2011.

More Than Meets the Eye, on:, May 27, 2011.

Alissa Guzman, Points of Departure, in: The Times Quotidian, May 18, 2011.

ILLUMInations: 54th International Art Exhibition La Biennale Di Venezia, Venice June 04 – November 27, 2011, ed. by Bice Curiger & Giovanni Carmine, Venice 2011.

Review @ Xavier Hufkens: Everything You Can Imagine Is Real, in: Pulp Gazette, May 2011.

Bruna Volpi & Ashita Nagesh, Elad Lassry - The Status of Image, in: Kilimanjaro, Issue 12, 2011.

Portfolio: Elad Lassry, in: Monopol, May 2011, cover.

Matthew Thompson, Anne Ellegood & Jenelle Porter, The Anxiety of Photography,  Aspen Art Museum, May 13 – July 17, 2011, Aspen 2011.

Congyun Liu, Elad Lassry: Collapse and Reconstruction, in: Photoworld, Issue 352, April 2011, pp. 108-111.

Andreas Gegner, Exploring: London, in: Art Investor, April 2011, p. 30.

Double Vision, in: The Jewish Chronicle, April 15, 2011, p. 24.

Francis Hodgson, The irony age, in: Financial Times, April 8, 2011.

Stefanie Braun (ed.), Deutsche Börse Photography Prize 2011, London, April 4, 2011.

Caoimhín Mac Giolla Léith, What is a picture of something, in: Deutsche Börse Photography Prize 2011, pp. 100-103.

Barbara Pollack, Talking with Bice Curiger. VENI, VIDI, VICI, VENICE: An Inside Look at the Venice Biennale, on:, April 1, 2011.

Lucy Davies, Elad Lassry: New frames of reference, in: The Telegraph, March 25, 2011.

Jori Finkel, MOCA acquires board members and works by Arceneaux, Beshty, Lassry, Ruby and more, in: Los Angeles Times, March 16, 2011.

Omer Fast, Dani Gal, and Elad Lassry in ILLUMInations at the 2011 Venice Biennale, curated by Bice Curiger, on:, March 11, 2011.

William Pym, Elad Lassry, in: Art Asia Pacific, Issue 72, March/April 2011, p. 135.

Sarah Schmerler, Elad Lassry, in: Art in America, March 2011, pp. 154-155.

Simone Verde, Venezia s'illumina d'arte, on:, June 1, 2011.


Elena Bordignon, Art's Top Ten 2010, on:, December 31, 2010.

Yvonne Ziegler, Elad Lassry, in: Kunstbulletin, April 2010, pp. 72-73.

Rebecca Matalon, Elad Lassry, in: Kaleidoscope, Issue 09, Winter 2010-2011, p. 152.

Martha Schwendener, Focus Here! A Round-up of Current Photography Exhibits, in: Village Voice, December 1, 2010.

Brendan Fowler, Elad Lassry, in: ANPQuarterly, Vol. 2, no. 5, November 2010 pp. 54-67.

Blake Gopnik, Gopnik's Daily Pic: Elad Lassry at Luhring-Augustine, on:, November 19, 2010.

Vince Aletti, Cool Hunters, in: The New Yorker, October 18, 2010, p. 12.

Elad Lassry, Kunsthalle Zürich, February 13 – April 25, 2010, ed. by Beatrix Ruf & Kunsthalle Zürich, Zurich 2010.

Maurizio Cattelan, Take a Break, in: Flash Art, October 2010, cover, pp. 88-91.

Cat Weaver, The MoMA's New Photography 2010: Post-Appropriation,, October 13, 2010.

Jonathan Griffin, City Report: Los Angeles, in: Frieze, Issue 134, October 2010, pp. 227-229.

Karen Rosenberg, Ignoring Boundaries and Borrowing Freely, in: New York Times, October 8, 2010, p. C28.

Steve Pulimood, Art and Artifice, in: Modern Painters, October 2010, pp. 46-47.

Alex Gartenfeld, The 'Mad Men' Photographer, in: The New York Observer, September 7, 2010.

Jeffrey Kastner, Previews: Elad Lassry, in: Artforum, September 2010, p. 166.

Jenifer Papararo, Trevor Mahovsky & Evan Lee, Triumphant Carrot: The Persistence of Still Life, Contemporary Art Gallery, June 04 – August 22, 2010, Vancouver 2010.

Carol Vogel, New Photography 2010' Coming to MOMA, in: New York Times, July 29, 2010.

Heavy Duty and Razor Sharp: Arles 2010, Les Rencontres d'Arles 2010, June 03 – Septembre 22, Arles 2010, pp. 370-377.

Aram Moshayedi, Work in Progress: Elad Lassry, in: Bidoun, Summer 2010, pp. 34-35.

Daphne Javitch, Elad Lassry, in: L'Officiel Hommes, no. 20, June - August 2010, pp. 100-103.

Hijacked in a Winter Moment: Cay Sophie Rabinowitz with Erin Tao in conversation with Elad Lassry, in: Fantom, Issue 03, Spring 2010, pp. 84-95.

At Home/Not at Home: Works from the Collection of Martin and Rebecca Eisenberg, Center for Curatorial Studies, September 26 – December 19, 2010, Bard College 2010.

Alessandro Rabbottini (ed.), Permanent Mimesis: An Exhibition about Realism and Simulation, Fondazione Torino Musei, June 10 – September 26, Milan 2010, pp. 29-40.

Hans Ulrich Obrist, Kunst im 21. Jahrhundert – Kuratiert von Hans Ulrich Obrist, in: Du Magazin, Issue 807, June 2010, pp. 66-67.

Simon Baier, Elad Lassry, Spike, Issue 23, Spring 2010, p. 133.

Brian Sholis, Dance With Camera, in: Aperture, Spring 2010, p. 14.

Nicolas Trembley, Au-dela du reel, in: Numero, Issue 110, February 2010, p. 60.

Alessandro Rabottini, Looking Forward, in: Frieze, Issue 128, January - February 2010, p. 93.

Caoimhin Mac Giolla Léith, Looking Back: Emerging Artists, in: Frieze, Issue 128, January - February 2010, p. 90.

David Velasco, White Columns Annual, in: Artforum, February 2010, pp. 204-205.

Holland Cotter, The Perpetual Dialogue, in: New York Times, January 8, 2010, p. C32.

Alex Israel, Myths of Decline, in: Artforum, January 2010, pp. 67-70.


Lisa Kraus, Dancing through lens, in: The Philadelphia Inquirer, December 22, 2009.

David Pagel, The Newest, on: Los Angeles, December 18, 2009.

Christopher Bollen, Rated Art, in: Interview Magazine, December 2009/January 2010, p. 149.

Aimee Walleston, Elad Lassry's New Show, in: The Last Magazine, Issue 3, p. 10.

Michael Ned Holte, Best of 2009, in: Artforum, December 2009, p. 192.

Elad Lassry, The Artists' Artists, in: Artforum, December 2009, p. 88.

Stefan Davies & Thomas Lawson, Berlin-Los Angeles: A tale of two (other) cities, Galleria Massimo De Carlo, November 12 – December 17, 2009, Milan 2009.

Lucy Davies, Pete and Repeat at 176 Gallery, in: The Telegraph, October 29, 2009.

Christopher Miles, Elad Lassry, in: LA Weekly, October 21, 2009.

Christopher Knight, Art review: Elad Lassry at the David Kordansky Gallery, in: Los Angeles Times, October 16, 2009.

Sarah Lehrer-Graiwer, Openings: Elad Lassry, in: Artforum, October 2009, pp. 218-221.

Alex Gartenfeld, Elad Lassry's Material Context, on:, September 23, 2009.

Pete and Repeat, Zabludowicz Art Projects, September 23 – December 13, London 2009.

Lisa Dorin, Film. Video. New Media at the Art Institute of Chicago, New Haven 2009.

Paul Young, Direct to Video!, in: Angeleno, September 2009, pp. 75-76.

Merrily Kerr, The Generational: Younger Than Jesus, in: Flash Art, July/September 2009 pp. 27-28.

Holly Myers, 'Superficiality and Superexcrescence' at Ben Maltz Gallery, in: Los Angeles Times, July 8, 2009.

Nicholas Trembley, Time is money, in:, June 15, 2009.

Kelly Crow, Window Shoppers, in: Wall Street Journal, June 12, 2009.

Christopher Bedford, Kristina Newhouse & John Welchman, Superficiality and Superexcrescence, Otis College of Art and Design, June 27 – September 12,  Los Angeles 2009, pp. 72-75.

Holland Cotter, Framing the Message of a Generation, in: The New York Times, Arts & Leisure, May 31, 2009, pp. 1/25.

Alessio Ascari, Elad Lassry and Adrien Missika, in: Kaleidoscope, Summer 2009, cover, pp. 92-97.

Laura Hoptman, Younger Than Jesus: The Generational Book, New Museum, Göttingen 2009, pp. 49 / 124-125.

After Materiality and Style, in: Art in America, April 2009, pp. 130-139 / 162.

Fionn Meade, Elad Lassry: Three Films, in: Bidoun, Spring 2009, pp. 167-168.


Sarah Lehrer-Graiwer, Studio Visit, on:, November 18, 2008.

Christopher Bollen, Elad Lassry, in: Interview, November 2008, p. 42.

LA25: Half-Life, Los Angeles Contemporary Exhibitions, October 08-16, Los Angeles 2008.

Joshua Decter et. al., 2008 California Biennial, Orange County Museum of Art, October 26, 2008 – March 15, 2009, Newport Beach 2008, pp. 136-139.

Past – Forward, Zabludowicz Art Projects, May 15 – August 03, 2008, London 2008.

Michele D'Aurizio, The Better Craftsman, in: Mousse, Issue 12, January 2008, pp. 26-29.

Michael Ned Holte, Elad Lassry, in: Artforum, January 2008, pp. 290-291.


David Grosz, Weekend Picks: Elad Lassry in L.A., on:, November 16, 2007.

Sarah Donaldson, Zoo is the fair with flair, in: Guardian Unlimited: Arts blog, October 15, 2007.

Brian Sholis, Deep Frieze, in:, October 14, 2007.

Louisa Buck & Melanie Gerlis, Zoo's move out of the zoo is a success, in: The Art Newspaper, October 12, 2007, p. 4.

Melanie Gerlis, And the champagne goes to…, in: The Art Newspaper, October 12, 2007, p. 4.

Sharon Lockhart, An Email Conversation, The USC Roski School of Fine Arts MFA Catalogue, Los Angeles 2007, pp. 33-35.


Suzanne Muchnic, Giving local artists a good first shot, in: Los Angeles Times, July 7, 2006, p. E27.


Alix Lambert, Top Ten, in: Artforum, November 2004, p. 92.