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Bibliography (selection)
  

2017

Catherine Wagley, Women on the Plinth, in: Carla, no. 9, 2017.

Pimploy Phongsirivech, Mai-Thu Perret's Militia, on: Interview Magazine, May 19, 2017.

Lee Escobedo (ed.), She runs horses in lightning, in: Patron, April/May 2017.

2016

Mai-Thu Perret at Nasher Sculpture Center, in: Mousse Magazine, May 2016.

Kate Green, Critics' Picks: Mai-Thu Perret: Nasher Sculpture Center, in: Artforum, May 5, 2016.

Adam Lehrer, The 8 Best Things at Frieze New York and Why Frieze Art Fair Matters, in: Forbes, May 9, 2016.

Elizabeth Chardon, Quatorze yeux vous contemplent, in: Le Temps, February 15, 2016.

Muriel Grand, Mai-Thu Perret, un œil averti, in: La Tribune de Genève, January 29, 2016.

2015

Laura van Straaten, 7 Artists on Being In the Rubell Family Collection's All-Female Show, "No Man's Land", in: artnet news, December 2, 2015.

Emmanuel Grandjean, Mai-Thu Perret, la tentation des utopies, in: Le Temps, May 26, 2015.

Roman Kurzmeyer, Mai-Thu Perret, in: The Amden Atelier, Zurich/ Berlin/ Boston 2015, pp. 133-138.

2014

Stefano Collicelli Cagol & Luigi Fassi, Forms of Distancing. Representative Politics and the Politics of Representation, Milan 2014.

Mizota Sharon, Review: Swiss artist Mai-Thu Perret takes note of imbalances, in: Los Angeles Times, February 5, 2014.

Katharina Holderegger, Martin Bedin und Mai-Thu Perret - <Week-end à Rome>, Kunstbulletin, Juli, 2014, pp. 86-87.

2013

Timothée Chaillou, Interview with Mai-Thu Perret, in: The White Review, Issue No.7, 2013.

Mai-Thu Perret in a Conversation with John Armleder, Dressing, no Salad, in: Frieze d/e, No. 10, June - August 2013, p.73 - 85.

2012

La jeunesse est un art, Jubiläum Manor Kunstpreis, Aargauer Kunsthaus September 01 – November 18, 2012, ed. by Madeleine Schuppli & Aargauer Kunsthaus, Aarau, pp. 220-221.

Rossella Moratto, Pure Perception, in: Flash Art International, July – September 2012, p. 106.

Philippe Dagen, L’Héritage décalé de Vasarely, on: Le Monde, March 24, 2012.

Nicolas Bourriaud, Hétéro Chronie, in: L'Officiel Art, April-May-June 2012.

Jens Emil Sennewald, Danser sa vie, in: Kunstbulletin, January-February 2012, p. 78.

2011

Elisabeth Lebocivi & Diedrich Diederichsen, Mai-Thu Perret, Zurich 2011.

Raphael Gygax, Mai-Thu Perret – For another World, in: Kunstbulletin, June 2011, pp. 34-43.

Daniel Kunitz, Texting: The Artist as Writer as Artist, in: Modern Painters, Summer 2011, pp. 48-53.

Georgina Adam & Jane Morris, First impressions of 'Illuminazioni' exhibition at Venice Biennale, The Art Newspaper, June 3, 2011.

Venice: Mai-Thu Perret at the Arsenale, on: Contemporary Art Daily, June 2, 2011.

Christian Rattenmeyer, Mai-Thu Perret: Aargauer Kunsthaus, in: Artforum, June 2011.

Elena Bordignon, Mai Thu Perret, in: L'Uomo Vogue, 421, May-June 2011, p. 155.

Kati Moser, Meteoric Rise, in: Schweizer Illustrierte, 21, May 23, 2011, pp. 86-87.

Mai-Thu Perret - The Adding Machine, Aargauer Kunsthaus, May 14 – July 31, 2011, ed. by Madeleine Schuppli, Aarau 2011.

Christian Rattemeyer, Previews: Mai-Thu Perret, in: Artforum, May 2011, p. 163.

Sarah Lehrer-Graiwer, Sarah, Critics' Picks: Mai-Thu Perret, on: Artforum.com, April 2011.

Microhistorias y macromundos, Vol. 3, ed. by Maria Lind, Mexico 2011.

Antonio Scoccimarro, Diary: Mai-Thu Perret, in: Mousse, 28, April-May 2011, p. 213.

Christopher Knight, Expectations go upside down, in: Los Angeles Times, April 15, 2011, pp. D20-D21.

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

Mai-Thu Perret, in: Monopol, March 2011, p. 46.

2010

Annagret Laabs & Uwe Gellner, Everyday Ideologies. Standort Alltag, Kunstmuseum Kloster unser lieben Frauen, Magdeburg, January 19 – April 01, 2010,  pp. 138-143.

Sven Beckstette, Wenn der Korken der Geschichte knallt, on: artnet.de, February 24, 2010.

Karolina Dankow, Geheim-Alphahbet in der Galerie, on: züritipp.ch, January 28, 2010.

Laura Weissmüller, Mehr gesprüht als echt – „Goldene Zeiten“ – Vier Künstler widmen sich im Haus der Kunst in München dem Umgang mit Geschichte, in: Süddeutsche Zeitung, January, 2010.

2009

Emmanuel Grandjean, Mai-Thu Perret – Retour à New Ponderosa, in: Kunstbulletin, no. 10, 2009, pp. 42–45.

Stéphanie Moisdon, Utopies narratives, in: Beaux Arts Magazine, no. 2069, February 2009, p. 54.

Top 20 der jungen Schweizer Kreativen, in: Bolero, Jan/Feb. 2009, p. 33.

Mai-Thu Perret, Without a Filter, in: Texte zur Kunst, September, p. 129.

2008

Maria Gough, Crystal Futurs, in: Parkett, 84, 2008, pp. 104–117.

Julien Fronsacq, Medium-Message, in: Parkett, 84, 2008, pp. 118–131.

John Miller, For a Set of abandoned Futures, in: Parkett, 84, 2008, pp. 132–143.

Jörn Ebner, Über die Wahrheit eine farbige Lasur, in: Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung, 232, October 4, 2008, p. 42. 

Johanna Burton, Mai-Thu Perret–The Kitchen, in: Artforum, April 2008, pp. 367–368.

Carissa Rodriguez, Mai-Thu Perret – 2012, Timothy Taylor Gallery September 18 – October 18, 2008, ed. by Timothy Taylor Gallery, London.

Nicolas Tremblay, Réparatrice de rêves, in: Numéro, 92, April 2008, pp. 48–50.

Ursula Badrutt Schoch, Mai-Thu Perret in der Kunsthalle St. Gallen, in: Kunstbulletin, March 2008, p. 57.

Brigitte Ulmer, Flucht vor dem Kapital, in: Bilanz 4/2008, pp. 88–89.

Dorothee Kaufmann, Kunst der Utopie, in: Regioartline Kunstmagazin, February 2008, p. 10.

Ursula Badrutt Schoch, Die schöne Form der Utopie, in: St. Galler Tagblatt, January 29, 2008.

Christoph Keller (ed.), Mai-Thu Perret, Land of Crystal, Kunsthalle St. Gallen (in collaboration with Bonnefanten Museum Maastricht, Centre d’Art Contemporain Geneva and Renaissance Society Chicago), January 26 – März 16, 2008, Zurich 2008.

Daniel Baumann, Land of Languages, in: Spike Magazine, 15, Vienna/Berlin, Spring 2008, p. 125.

Andrew Bonacina, Focus – Mai-Thu Perret, in: Frieze, 113, March 2008, pp. 156-157.

Gregory Montreuil, Mai-Thu Perret – The Kitchen, in: Flash Art International, 260, May-June 2008, pp. 151-152.

Merrily Kerr, Mai-Thu Perret, An Evening of the Book and Other Stories, in: Time Out New York, 648, February 27 – March 4, 2008.

Sandra Rehme, Mai-Thu Perret – Timothy Taylor Gallery, in: Time Out London, September 30, 2008.

Dominikus Müller, Dominikus Müller schaut sich in den Galerien von Berlin um, in: TAZ Berlin, June 18, 2008, p. 27.

2007

Mathilde Villeneuve, Tatiana Trouvé/Mai-Thu Perret – Systèmes en dérive“, in: Mouvement, 44, July–September, pp. 116–121.

Jörg Becher, Die 50 wichtigsten Künstler der Schweiz, Basel 2007, pp. 109–111.

Dietrich Roeschmann, Schweizer Meister. Top 20, in: Annabelle, 11/07, June 2007, p. 56.

Julie Boukobza, Art. En Utopie, in: L’officiel 1/2, 915, May 2007.

Black Noise, A Tribute to the Late Steven Parreno, artist book, 32, ed. together with J. Armleder and A. Granat, Geneva.

2006

Andrew Bonacina, Slouching towards utopia. An interview with Mai-Thu Perret by Andrew Bonacina, in: UOVO, 12, Torino 2006, pp. 200–230.

Nina Thibo, Licht, luft, liefde. En paracetamol, in: mister Motley, magazin over kunst, 12, Amsterdam 2006, pp. 36–39.

Jason Mojica, The Crystal Frontier, the Rennaissance Society, in: Time Out Chicago, 66, June 1–June 8, 2006.

Yann Chateigné, One More Time, in: Trouble, 6, 2006.

Hannah Feldman, Desert of the Real. Hannah Feldman on the Art of Mai-Thu Perret, in: Artforum, summer 2006.

(left), Olympiade der Kunst // Olympian hights of Art, In: Lufthansa magazin, June 2006.

Marcus Verhagen, Valentin Carron Mai-Thu Perret Chisenhale Gallery London, Art Monthly, May 06, pp. 296–297. 

Axel Lapp, Mai-Thu Perret, in: ArtReview, April 2006.

Jennifer Allen, Mai-Thu Perret at Galerie Barbara Weiss, in: Artforum, April 2006.

Again For Tomorrow, Royal College of Art London, March 17 – April 19, 2006, London 2006.

Henrikke Nielsen, Mai-Thu Perret at Galerie Barbara Weiss, in: Flash Art International, 247, March/April 2006.

Wiebke Hüster, Pappmaché-Kameradinnen, in: Frankfurter Allgemeine Sonntagszeitung, February 19, 2006.

Lionel Bovier, Mai-Thu Perret, Zurich & Luzern 2006.

2005

An interview with Mai-Thu Perret, in: Paralleles Leben, Frankfurter Kunstverein, October 05 – December 04, 2005, ed. by Kim Sum Wond et al., Frankfurt. 

Eveline Notter, Valentin Carron, Mai-Thu Perret, in: artpress 317, November 2005, pp. 78–80.

Lili Reynaud Dewar, Figures spéciales –Mai-Thu Perret, Lucy McKenzie, 02, in: revue d’art contemporain, 38, summer 2005.

2004

Fabrice Stroun, Ouverture, Mai-Thu Perret, in: Flash Art International, 236, May/June 2004.

Eveline Notter, Love thy sister like thyself, in: Kunstbulletin, May 2004.

Samuel Schellenberg, Mai-Thu Perret, à l’aise entre mots et forme, in: Le Courrier, April 17, 2004.

Urs Steiner, Heiter? Bewölkt ? – Grosswetterlage der Befindlichkeit im Helmhaus, in: Neue Zürcher Zeitung, February 17, 2004. 

2003Elisabeth Gerber, Mai-Thu Perret in der Galerie Francesca Pia, in: Kunstbulletin, October 2003.
2002Fabrice Stroun, Fabrice Stroun talks with Mai-Thu Perret, in: CAN, Neuchâtel 2002.
  
Publications of the artist (selection)
  
2017Mai-Thu Perret, On William Morris's. La Belle Iseult 1858, Tate etc. Magazine, no. 39, Spring 2017, p. 106.
2011

Elisabeth Lebovici & Diedrich Diederichsen, Mai-Thu Perret, Zurich 2011.

Carissa Rodriguez, 2012, Timothy Taylor Gallery, London 2008.

2008

Christophe Keller (ed.), Mai-Thu Perret: Land of Crystal, Zurich 2008.

An Evening of the Book, Mathieu Copeland Presents, London, DVD, 2008.

Black Noise, A Tribute to the Late Steven Parreno, artist book, no. 32, ed. by John Armleder, Mai-Thu Perret & Amy Granat, texts by Christian Marclay and Kim Gordon, Zurich 2008.

2006

Brumaire, magazine concept developed by Mai-Thu Perret, distributed as supplément of Parabol AM, no. 1, Vienna, March 2006.

Crystal Frontier: A Short Lexicon, in: Again For Tomorrow, Royal College of Art London, March 17 – April 19, 2006, London 2006.

2005

Dear Friend, in: Univers, 9, Vienna/Berlin, September 2005.

Lee Lozano, in: Metropolis M, Amsterdam, January 2005.

2004Le Rayon noir, in: supplément Circuit, Kunstbulletin 4, April 2004.
2003

The Crystal Frontier, in: Edition Fink, The Connection/Collection, Zurich 2003.

Exhibit A, in: Inside the White Cube, London 2003.

2001Timewave Zero: A Psychedelic Reader, Geneva & Frankfurt 2001 (Anthology edited in collaboration with Lionel Bovier).  
2000

Xn 00: Hétérotopies, Geneva 2000 (Anthology edited in collaboration with Lionel Bovier).  

New Ponderosa Year Zero, Valdez, Bogotà, 3, September 2000, pp. 96–98.

1998

Run Abstraction, in: Purple Prose, 13, Winter 1998, text 17.

Up in the mountains, in: Purple Fiction, 4, Winter 1998, text 08.