Cameron Jamie


Exhibition Catalogues and Monographs


Front Lawn Funerals and Cemeteries. Zurich: Patrick Frey Editions, 2015.

13e Biennale de Lyon. Dijon, France: Les presses du reel, 2015.


Voice of Images. Milan: Palazzo Grassi, 2013.

Inner Planets: Cameron Jamie. Koln: Verlag der Buchhandlung Walther Koenig, 2013.

Vitamin D2: New Perspectives in Drawing. Phaidon: New York, 2013. 


Les Maîtres du Désordre. Paris: Musée du Quai Branly, 2012.

Narren. Künstler. Heilige. Lob der Torheit. Bonn: Nicolai, 2012.     


“6th Berlin Biennale,” curated by Kathrin Rhomberg, DuMont, Germany, 2010.


Sonic Youth etc.: Sensational Fix, Les presses du reel, 2008.

Traces du Sacré, Le Centre Pompidou, Paris, 2008.           

Amateurs, CCA Wattis Institute for Contemporary Arts, San Fransisco, 2008, pp. 60-65.

Anatomie les Peaux du Dessin,: collection Florence & Daniel Guerlain, Fonds Regional d’Art Contemporain de Picardie, Amiens, 2008, pp. 31, 36.


Halbreich, Kathy and Philippe Vergne, Cameron Jamie, Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, 2007.


Holler-Schuster, Günther, Cameron Jamie, Neue Galerie Graz and Hatje Cantz, Germany, 2006.

Vergne, Philippe, “Cameron Jamie,” in Iles, Chrissie and Vergne, Philippe, eds., Whitney Biennale 2006. Day for Night. USA, Publications and New media Department at the Whitney Museum of American Art, 2005, pp. 260-261.


Vergne, Philippe, “Cameron Jamie” in Rothfuss, Joan and Elizabeth Carpenter, Bits & Pieces Put Together to Present a Semblance of a Whole, Walker Art Center Collections. Minneapolis, 2005, p. 287.


Gioni, Massimiliano, “Cameron Jamie,” in Arruda, Fernanda, Clifton, Michael, eds., Scream : 10 artists x 10 writers x 10 scary movies. January 15 through February 2004, Anton Kern Gallery, Miami: The Moore Space, 2004, edition of 1000.

SKAL, David J., “Cameron Jamie,” in Fetz, Wolfgang, Reichart, Judith, Planet B magazin4 Bregenzer Kunstverein. Bregenz, 2004, pp.84-89.

THE MELVINS. Dessins et photogrammes de BB et Spookhouses de Cameron Jamie, pp.84-89, in Neither here nor there. U.S.A: Ipecac Recordings, 2004.


Vergne, Philippe, “Cameron Jamie,” in Vergne, Philippe, Fogle, Douglas, Ilesanmi, Olukemi eds., How Latitudes Become Forms. Art in Global Age. Minneapolis: Walker Art Center, 2003, pp. 200-203.

Weibel, Peter, Holler-Schuster, Günther eds., M_ARS Kunst und Krieg. Graz : Neue Galerie Graz am Landsmuseum Joanneum, 2003.


Anton, Saul, Scott, Andrea, “Cameron Jamie,” in Hoet, Jan ed., Casino 2001. 1st Quadriënale voor hededaagse Kunst. Gent-Belgium. 28-10. 2001-14.01.2002. Gent : S.M.A.K., 2001, pp.62-63, 229-230.

Collu, Cristiana, “ Cameron Jamie,” in Casa dolce Casa. Nuoro: Man, 2002, pp.86-89.


Fox, Howard. N., Contemporary projects. Legitimate Theater. Los Angeles County Museum of Art May 17-July 29, 2001. Los Angeles: Museum Associates, Los Angeles County Museum of Art, 2001.


Cousseau, Henry-Claude, Bernadac, Marie-Laure eds., Présumés innocents, l’art contemporain et l’enfance. Bordeaux : capcMusées d’art contemporain de Bordeaux, 2000.

Nicol, Michelle, Tremblay, Nicolas eds., “ Cameron Jamie, BB, 2000,” in  Présumés innocents. L’Album, published for the exhibition « Présumés innocents, l’art contemporain et l’enfance » commissioned by Marie-Laure Bernadac au capcMusée d’art contemporain de Bordeaux, from june 8th to october 1st 2000. Bordeaux : capcMusée d’art contemporain de Bordeaux, 2000.


Grunenberg, Christoph ed. Gothic. Transmutations of Horror in Late Twentieth Century Art. Boston : MIT Press, 1997.

Selected Articles and Reviews


Jamie, Cameron. “Obituary for Blowfly,” Artforum, May, 2016.


Joseph, Branden W. "Minor Threat: The Art of Cameron Jamie," Artforum, October 2014.

Jamie, Cameron. Artforum, October 2014.

Smith, Roberta. "Fire!," The New York Times, October 2, 2014.

Liebman, Jeremy. "Art of Living," W Magazine, June — July 2014, p. 24.


“The Mysterious Dance of the Masks,” Neue Burcher Zeitung, June 14, 2013.

Lissoni, Andrea. “Atlas Obscura,” Mousse, No. 39, Summer 2013, p. 86-95. 

“Comprehensive solo exhibition by the American artist Cameron Jamie opens at Kunsthalle Zurich,”, June 2013. 

Lehrer-Graiwer, Sarah. “Cameron Jamie,” Artforum, May 2013, p. 167.


Obrist, Hans Ulrich. “Art, Like it is in the Books,” Das Magazin online, November 2, 2012.


Gartenfeld, Alex, Art in America, October 2010, pp. 189.

Doran, Anne, Time Out, New York, Issue 765, May 27 – June 2, 2010.


Carels, Edward, "Suburban Attractions," Afterall, Summer 2008, pp.65-73.

Janus, Elizabeth, "The Other Who Is Oneself: Cameron Jamie," Aferall, Summer 2008, pp. 75-79.


Davila, Thierry “ New York. Biennale du Whitney,” Art press, 2006, n°323, Expos, pp.72-73.

Janus, Elizabeth, “ Cameron Jamie. 37th International Theatre Festival of the Venice Biennale,” ARTFORUM, February 2006, pp. 220-221.

Lavrador, Judicaël. “Nouveaux talents. Cameron Jamie,” Beaux Arts Magazine Qu’est ce que l’art aujourd’hui, edition 2002, p.52-53.

Lechner, Marie, “JO ou Jeanne d’Arc en sandwich,” Libération, October 23rd. 2006.

Park, Jina, “Cameron Jamie,” Contemporary, 2006, n°83, pp.64-67.

Rosler, Martha, “The 2006 Whitney Biennal,” ARTFORUM, May 2006, pp.284-285.

Scheyerer, Nicole, “ Cameron Jamie & G.R.A.M,“ Wien Kultur findet Stadt, June 2006.


Kopsa, Maxine, “Cameron Jamie & The Melvins,” Metropolis M, February-March 2005, pp.127-128.


Arnopp, Jason, “Original Soundtracks,” Word Music and More, January 2004, n°11, pp.27-28.

Azoury, Philippe, “L’art en trilogie gore,” Libération, November 6th 2004, p.41.

BEYER, Charles, “Scream,” Flash Art, March- April 2004, p.60.

Farquharson, Alex, “ The darkness,” Frieze, May 2004, n°83, pp.76-80.

Finel Honigman, Ana, “New York horticulture,” Artnet, 2004.

Goodbody, Bridget, “Scream,” Time Out New York, Art, February 5th-12th 2004, p.59.

GIB. “The Strange Loves of Cameron Jamie,” Halloween All Year, Dec. 2004 - Jan. 2005, n°1, pp.10-21.

Hare, Karl, “Erforscher von Alltagsmythen ,” Salzburger Nachrichten, October 14th, 2004, p.11.

Hoffmann, Jens, “ Cameron Jamie in conversation with Jens Hoffmann,” Salzburger Kunstverein magazin, 2004, n°9, pp.44-51.

Indiana, Gary,  “Spooks Run Wild,” Film Comment, September - October 2004, vol.5, n°5, pp. 44-46.

Johnson, Ken, “Scream,” The New York Times, February 14th, 2004.

“Opening a Real Horror Show,” New York, January 19th-26th 2004.

Pouncey, Edwin, “Cross Platform,” Wire, January 2004, n°239, p.78.

Saltz, Jerry, “Modern Gothic ,“ The Village Voice, February 4th-10th, 2004, pp.84-85.

“Scary Art,” THE NEW YORK SUN, January 16th-18th, 2004.

“Anton Kern Gallery,” TIME OUT NEW YORK, January 29th-February 5th, 2004, p. 69.

Valdez, Sarah, “Scream: 10 artists x 10 writers x 10 scary movies,» Paper Magazine, January 12th, 2004.

“Nightmare on W.20th Street,” V MAGAZINE, Spring Preview 2004.

 “Cameron Jamie and The Melvins,” VIENNALE, Viennale Special 2004, p. 24.


“Trick or Treat ?,” ARTREVIEW, November 2003, volume LIV.

“Cameron Jamie & G.R.A.M.,” ALLESKUNST.NET, February 4th, 2003.

Azoury, Philippe, “Projection/Deux films rares de Cameron Jamie. Plastique et percutant,” Libération, September 25th, 2003, p.36.

 “Cameron Jamie and The Melvins,” BRIGHTON ARGUS. November 25th. 2003.

“Cult films and band,” BRIGHTON & HOVE LEADER. November 21st, 2003.

 “Kranky tour is so weird,” CAMBRIDGE EVENING NEWS, November 20th.2003,

Campion, Chris, “Safe As Houses,” Dazed & Confused, December 2003, pp.92-98.

Charity, Tom, “The Fright Stuff,” Time Out, October 29th - November 5th,, 2003,  p.16.

“Events Near and Far,” CHICHESTER OBSERVER. November 6th, 2003.

Cripps, Charlotte, “Night of the Riffing Dead,” The Independant, November 17th 2003, p.18.

“Krampus bis Mitternacht,” DER STANDARD, February, 3rd. 2003.

“The Melvins perfom a live soundtrack to three films by Cameron Jamie,” EASTERN DAILY PRESS, November 14th, 2003.

“Artangel. Cameron Jamie,” E-FLUX. September 26th 2003,

Hoffmann, Jens, “Cameron Jamie. Comparative anatomy,” Flash Art, 2003, March-April, pp.68-70.

Jones, Sammy, “Craft and brilliance on same platform,” Milton Keynes Citizen, November 20th.2003.

Kelly, Nicola, “Performance: Kranky Klaus and Spook House,” Exposé, December 1st, 2003.

”Melvin Madness,” KERRANG November 29th, 2003.

“Cameron Jamie and The Melvins,” KULTUREFLASH, November 26th.2003.

“Devil ,” Menestrel, Laure, September-November, Double +33, 2002, pp. 24-29.

“What’s on,” NORWICH EVENING NEWS, November 18th 2003.

“Melvins, Back in the ring,’ ROCK SOUND, December 2003.

Schedlmayer, Nina, ”Christine König Galerie: Cameron Jamie & G.R.A.M.,” Artmagazine, February 7th 2003.

“Cameron Jamie,” SIGHT & SOUND, November, 2003.

 “3 films by Cameron Jamie. Live soundtracks by The Melvins ,” TIME OUT LONDON, November 3rd, 2003.

“Cameron Jamie,” TIME OUT LONDON, November 26th-December 3rd, 2003.

“The Melvins,” TNT, November 28th, 2003.

“The Spook House and Kranky Klaus,” The GUARDIAN, November 24th, 2003.

“Spook house,” The INDEPENDENT, November 15th, 2003.


Price, Matt, “Cameron Jamie,“ Fused, 2002, n°10, pp.10-11.


Indiana, Gary, “Openings: Cameron Jamie,” ARTFORUM, Summer 2001, pp.174-175.

Magnuson, Ann,  “Lord of the flies » meets « Fight club » on paint thinner,” Paper, May 2001, p.34.


Diederichsen, Diederich, “Born to lose,” Frieze, November-December 2000, pp.70-71.

“Spooky House/Kranky Claus,” FLUX, p.16.

*HARDCORE IS MORE THAN MUSIC. November 28th, p.82.


Sanders, Mark, “ Come Wrestle With Me,” Dazed & Confused, February 1999, pp.100-105.

Dielesen, Wouter, “De bizarre werkelijkheid van Cameron Jamie,” Reload, n°11, pp.14-15.

Books by the Artist


KOPBF Book XIIII. Köln: Verlag der Buchhandlung Walther König, 2015.


Inner Planets. Köln: Verlag der Buchhandlung Walther König, 2013.

Them Kennel. Tokyo: Evidence Books, 2013


Bunka. Copenhagen: Lawless Ltd. Press, 2012.

Beetazz Neomb (Infrared Version). Helsinki: Kikker Förlags, 2012.

Beetazz Neomb. Helsinki: Kikker Förlags, 2012.

Inward/Outward Blues. Köln: Biba Verlag, and Münich: Rudolf Fuchs Editions, 2012.

Outward/Inward. Köln: Biba Verlag, 2012.

KOPBF Book X. Tokyo: Evidence Books, 2012.


KOPBF Book IX. Paris: False Flag, 2011.

Clutch Fang Bush Toe. Stockholm: Hygienic Underground Press, 2011.

Mein Kochbuch. Berlin: Dice Men & Byrds Books, 2011.

Decapitron. Paris: Shoboshobo Books, 2011.

Orphan's Prayer. Paris: Petit Singe Press, 2011.



KOPBF Book VIII. Tokyo: Evidence Books, 2010.

KOPBF Book VII. Tokyo: Evidence Books, 2010.


KOPBF Book VI. Tokyo: Evidence Books, 2008.


KOPBF Book V. Zürich: Editions Teenie, 2007.

Cameron Jamie. Minneapolis: The Walker Art Center, 2007.


KOPBF Book IV. Eindhoven: Kim's Comforter Press, 2006.

Cameron Jamie. Ostfildren-Ruit, Germany: Neue Galerie Landesmuseum Joanneum, Graz/ Hatje Cantz Verlag, 2006.


KOPBF Book III. Münich: Douglas Klark Verlag, 2005.


KOPBF Book II. Düsseldorf:  Douglas Klark Verlag.    


Kranky Klaus, BB, Spook House. London: Artangel, 2003.

Drawings: Maps and Composite Actions. Middelburg: De Vleeshal, 2003.


KOPBF Book I. Munich: Douglas Klark/Hot Nutz Press, 2002.


Scram #3 (with Mark Gonzales and Jeffrey Vallance. Eindhoven: Kim's Comforter Press, 2001.

Exquisite Mayhem (with Mike Kelley). Cologne: Taschen, 2001.

La Peur du lieu Inconnu (black edition). Chatou: Centre national de l'estampe et de l'art imprimé, 2001.

La Peur du lieu Inconnu. Chatou: Centre national de l'estampe et de l'art imprimé, 2001.

La Peur du lieu Inconnu Jr. Eindhoven: Kim's Comforter Press, 2001.


Scram Gemini II Gemini (with Mark Gonzales and Raymond Pettibon). Eindhoven/Hollywood: Kim Comforter Press, 2000.

BB. Linz: Herbert Lachmayer & O.K Centrum für Gegenwartskunst, 2000.

Scram (with Mark Gonzales, Kim Gordon, and Jutta Koether). Eindhoven: Kim's   Comforter Press, 2000.


Rugburn. Geneva: Galerie Analix B&L Polla, and Los Angeles: Smart Art Press/Pinspot Series, 1997.


Retrato con Bart Simpson (Eight Untitled Portraits). Mexico City: Self-published, 1994.