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Chika Anadu, Zayne Armstrong, Tobias Madison, Johannes Willi, Lago Mio Editions No. 1, Lugano 2019.


Alessandro Bava, Artchitecture. What are the exhibition spaces of the future?, in: Spike, no. 52, Summer 2017, pp. 158-167.

Tobias Madison, Two A.M, in MAY, no. 17, April 2017, pp. 102-109.


Tobias Madison, Isa Genzken by Tobias Madison, "Mach Dich Hubsch!", Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam, 29 November 2015 - 06 March 2016, (a photo reportage), in: Frog, Number 16, Fall/Winter 2016 - 2017.

Jacob Korczynski, "I chose the profession of theater not merely as a mode of artistic expression but as a way to participate in society." Matthew Lutz-Kinoy and Tobias Madison, in: Flash Art, no. 310, vol. 49, September - October 2016, pp. 82-87.

Julia Moritz, School Kills. Julia Moritz on Tobias Madison at Kestnergesellschaft, Hannover, in: Texte zur Kunst, no. 102, Juni 2016, pp. 186-189. 

Stephanie Murg, Tobias Madison & Matthew Lutz-Kinoy MoMA PS 1 / New York, in: Flash Art, May 2, 2016.

Michael Stoeber, "Glotzt nicht so romantisch" – Ausstellung von Tobias Madison in der Kestnergesellschaft, in: Hannoversche Allgemeine, February 4, 2016.

Raimar Stange (transl. by Jonathan Lutes), Tobias Madison at Kestnergesellschaft, in: ArtReview, April 2016, p. 100.

Tobias Madison, Hey Motherfuckers, Here Is Your Generational Novel. Tobias Madison on Seth Price's Novel "FUCK SETH PRICE", in: Texte zur Kunst, April 4, 2016.

Evelyn Steiner, Tobias Madison, in: Kunstbulletin, no. 4, 2016, p. 80.

Katharina Holderegger-Rossier, Centre d'édition contemporaine – Artist's voices, in: Kunstbulletin, no. 3, 2016, p. 32-39.

Agnes Bühring, Kestnergesellschaft zeigt Madison-Ausstellung, in: NDR, February 4, 2016.


Barbara Casavecchia, Portrait Tobias Madison. Nein wie in Ja, in: Spike Art Magazine, vol. 46, Winter 2015 / 2016, p. 98-109.

Tobias Madison, NO; NO; H E P, Katalog Kunsthalle Zürich, 2015.


Outside the Box.  Elvia Wilk talks to Tobias Madison about the liberating effects of alienation, running an education department for MoMA PS1, New York this summer and why art shouuld be a hobby, in: Frieze d/e no. 15, June – August 2014.
Jeanne Graff, Tobias Madison. A son followed by the eyes, in: 02 nº70, Summer 2014, pp. 45-51.
2013Tobias Madison, Trouvaillen, in: FRIEZE d/e no. 11, September – October 2013, pp. 30–31.

Nicolas Linnert, 2013 Carnegie International, in: Camera Austria 124, 2013.

Paul Laster, Tobias Madison, Emanuel Rossetti & Stefan Tcherepnin. The Power Station, Dallas, in: Flash Art, July / August / September 2013, pp. 115.

Suzanne Kappeler, Tobias Madison und Uri Aran in der Kunsthalle Zurich. Die Welt aus einer Kartonschachtel, in: Neue Zürcher Zeitung, 09.2.2013

Hannes Grassegger, Schweiz Global. Der Basler Tobias Madison macht Kunst in der Welt, in: Das Magazin, 15.6. – 21.6.2013, pp. 1-13.

Mousse, Uri Aran and Tobias Madison in the Kunsthalle Zurich, in: Mousse online,

Tobias Madison, Reviews: Bjarne Melgaard »Ignorant Transparencies«. Gavin Brown’s enterprise, New York. Alter vor Schönheit, in: Spike 38, 2013.

Tobias Madison, Artists Favorites – Tobias Madison, in: Spike 36, 2013.

Tobias Madison, in: Wandering Magazine nº2, pp. 113–116.

Feli Schindler, Der Tausendsassa, in Tagesanzeiger online, 01.02.2013,

Sarah K. Rich, 2013 Carnegie International. Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburgh, in: Artforum International, January 2014, pp. 
2012Gabrielle Schaad, Tobias Madison. Karma International, in: Frieze d/e no. 5, Summer 2012.
Polly Morris, Inside/Outside, Milwaukee 2012, [cat.].


Dominikus Müller, Tobias Madison, in: Artforum International, January 2011.
Massimiliano Gioni, Tobias Madison, Tenzing Barshee, Æuroasia. Oyster Muscle, in: domus 947 Maggio 2011, pp. 106 – 115. 

Tobias Madison, DO IT TO DO IT, Munich 2012 [cat.]

Bart van der Heide, Tobias Madison DO IT TO DO IT, in: Mousse Magazine No. 25, September – October 2010, pp.146 –153.

Gianni Jetzer, Highlights: Tobias Madison. The self-marketing of youth, in: Kaleidoscope, Issue 8, fall 2010, pp. 74 – 79.

Daniel Baumann, Tobias Madison, in: Du 807, Juni 2010, pp.54–55.


David Lewis, Geneva. Bridges and Tunnels. Hard Hat, Artforum International, December 2009, pp. 251-252.

Top Ten. New Jerseyy, in: Artforum International, November 2009
2008David Lewis, Tobias Madison, in: Artforum Intenrational, online, 5.8.09,