Richard Aldrich


Exhibition Catalogues, Monographs, and General Publications


Artists on Walter De Maria. New York: Dia Art Foundation, 2017.        

Barliant, Claire. Richard Aldrich MDD. Belgium: Museum Dhondt-Dhaenens, 2017. 


Hudson, Suzanne. Painting Now. New York: Thames & Hudson, 2015.


Hoptman, Laura. The Forever Now: Conteporary Painting in an Atemporal World. New York: The Museum of Modern Art, 2014.

oh Spider-man; to be so fair. New York: Abyss Printing, 2014.

Yasar, Begum. Hypothesis for an Exhibition. New York: Dominique Lévy, 2014.


Richard Aldrich. New York: Bortolami, 2013.

Bazzini, Marco and Davide Ferri. The Inevitable Figuration: The Painting Scene Today. Milan: Silvana Editoriale, 2013.


The Words of Tuck Tuck Tuck. New York: Karma, 2012.


Richard Aldrich and the 19th Century French Painting. St. Louis: Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis, 2011.

Griffin, Jonathon. Vitamin P2. New York: Phaidon, 2011.

Nickas, Bob. Catalogue of the Exhibition 1983-2011. Los Angeles: 2nd Cannon Publications, 2011.

Navarro, Mariano. Abstraction Racional. Santiago de Compostela: Centro Galego de Arte Contemporanea, 2011.

Time Again. New York: Sculpture Center, 2011.

Creating the New Century: Contemporary Art from the Dicke Collection. Dayton: Dayton Art Institute, 2011.


Bonami, Francesco and Gary Carrion-Murayari, eds. Whitney Biennial 2010. New York: The Whitney Museum of American Art and Yale University Press, 2010 (essay by Fionn Meade).


Richard Aldrich. New York: Bortolami, 2009.

Nickas, Bob. Painting Abstraction: New Elements in Abstract Painting. New York: Phaidon, 2009.


Biesenbach, Klaus ed. Greater New York 2005. New York: Museum of Modern Art, PS.1., 2005 (essay by Sara Lewis).

Selected Articles and Reviews


Sutherland, Calum. “Richard Aldrich on the plurality of painting,” The Japan Times, April 5, 2016.

Smith, Roberta. “Richard Aldrich ‘Time Stopped, Time Started,’” The New York Times, March 3, 2016.


H. Merjan, Aran. “The Forever Now: Contemporary Painting in an Atemporal World,” Frieze, April, 2015.

Geers, David. “Formal Affairs,” Frieze, March, 2015.

Caws, Mary Ann. “Seeing it Now,” The Brooklyn Rail, March, 2015.

Rose, Barbara. “Forever Now Tomorrow,” The Brooklyn Rail, March, 2015.

Salle, David. “Structure Rising: David Salle on ‘The Forever Now’ at MoMA,” ArtNews, February 23, 2015.

Simonini, Ross. “In the Studio: Richard Aldrich,” Art in America, February 2015.


“Goings On About Town,” The New Yorker, July 21, 2014.

Eastham, Ben. “Painting is a Painting is a Painting,” Elephant, Spring, 2014.

Nadelman, Cynthia. “Richard Aldrich,” Artnews, February 2014.


“Goings On About Town,” The New Yorker, December 23, 2013.

Worth, Candace. “The Next Generation,” Architectural Digest, December 2013.

Nickas, Bob. Annual Magazine,  October 2013.

“Goings On About Town,” The New Yorker, August 12, 2013.

Moore, Thurston; Byron Coley. “Bull Tongue,” Arthur Magazine, April 2013.

Long, Andrew. “Richard Aldrich and Josh Brand,” Doingbird, Winter 2013.


Nagoya, Satoru. “September,” Flash Art, November 2012.

Aldrich, Richard. “Progression of Forms: The Art of Daan Van Golden,” Artforum, Summer 2012.

Geers, David. “Neo-Modern,” October Magazine, Winter 2012.


Heninrich, Will. “Richard Aldrich ‘Once I Was…’ at Bortoloami,” NY Observer, September 27, 2011.

Prince, Mark. "Richard Aldrich," Art in America, September 2011.

Kitamura, Katie. “Time Again,” Art Monthly, July-August 2011.

Smith, Roberta. “Time Again,” The New York Times, July 7, 2011.

Landi, Ann. “Dear Picasso,” Art News, May 2011.

Coomer, Martin. “Provisional Painting,” Time Out London, May 2011.

Saltz, Jerry. “Critics Pick,” New York Magazine, April 25, 2011.

Thompson, Anne. “Critics Picks,” Artforum, 2011.



Fiduccia, Joanna & Holte, Michael Ned. “New Abstract Painting,” Kaleidoscope, Winter 2010.

Lehrer-Graiwer, Sarah. “Richard Aldrich,” Artforum, November 2010.

Haddad, Natalie. "Focus: Richard Aldrich," Frieze, October 2010.

Knight, Christopher. The Los Angeles Times, October 1, 2010.

Smith, Roberta. “Le Tableau: French Abstraction and Its Affinities,” The New York Times, June 2, 2010.

Buchmaier, Barbara. “Ready-Made Painting,” Spike Art Quarterly, Summer 2010.

Busta, Caroline. “Besides, With, Against, and Yet: Abstraction and the Ready-Made Gesture,” May, May 2010.

Graw, Isabelle and Achim Hochdorfer. “There Is No Such Thing as Painting,” Texte Zur Kunst, March 2010.

Falconer, Morgan. “Besides, With, Against, and Yet,” Frieze, March 2010.

Saltz, Jerry. “Change We Can Believe In,” New York Magazine, March 8, 2010.

Hudson, Suzanne. “Besides, With Against, and Yet,” Artforum, February 2010.

“MicroTate,” Tate Etc,. Spring 2010.


“The Artists’ Artist,” Artforum, May 2009.

Rubinstein, Raphael. “Provisional Painting,” Art in America, May 2009.

Turner, Kai. Art News, May 2009.

Rabottini, Alessandro. “Coming From Many Places,” Mousse, April/May 2009.

Mack, Joshua. “Reviews Marathon, New York,” Art Review, April 2009.

Rothkopf, Scott. “Openings: Richard Aldrich,” Artforum, April 2009.

Wilson, Michael. “Richard Aldrich,” Artforum, March 2009.

Smith, Roberta. The New York Times, February 6, 2009.

Griffin, Nora. The Brooklyn Rail, February 2009.

“Goings On About Town,” The New Yorker, January 26, 2009.

“Week in Review: January 18, 2009,” Contemporary Art Daily, January 18, 2009.

Gartenfeld, Alex. “Questionnaire: Richard Aldrich is Serious!,” Interview Magazine, January 8, 2009.

“New York Artists Dictionary Part 1,” Flash Art, January/February 2009.

Herbert, Martin. “Reviews Marathon, London,” Art Review, January/February 2009.


Holte, Michael Ned. “Buoys, Props and Signs: Richard Aldrich & Lisa Williamson,” Artlies, Winter 2008.

Holte, Michael Ned. “The Best of 2008,” Artforum, December 2008.

Lavrador, Judiaceal. “Qu’est Que La Peinture Aujoud’hui?,” Beaux Arts Editions, 2008.

Kitamura, Katie. Frieze, November 17, 2008.

Butler, Connie. “Looking Back: Emerging Artists,” Frieze, January/February 2008.


Brooks, Amra. “Must See Art,” LA Weekly, December 12, 2007.

Brooks, Amra. “Our Favorite Shows and Artifacts,” LA Weekly, December 26, 2007.

Bedford, Christopher. “Critics Picks,” Artforum, 2007.

Banai, Nuit. “Introducing,” Modern Painters, December 2007.

Huberman, Anthony. “I Heart Information,” Afterall, Autumn/Winter 2007.

Nickas, Bob. “Steven Parrino,” Artforum, September 2007.

Smith, Roberta. “In These Shows, the Material is the Message,” The New York Times, August 10, 2007.

Coburn, Tyler. “Build it High: Laying Bricks,” Art Review, July/August 2007.

Persman, Joanna. “In the Borderland Between Abstraction and Figuration,” Svenska Dagbladet, June 2, 2007.

Landes, Jennifer. “A Show With Chutpah,” The East Hampton Star, May 2007.

Beasley, Mark. “Music is a Better Noise,” Frieze, April 2007.

Klein, Jennie. “Bunch Alliance and Dissolve,” Art Papers, March/April 2007.

Saltz, Jerry. “Non-Specific Objects,” Modern Painters, March 2007.

“Viva,” Modern Painters, March 2007.


Smith, Roberta. “Menace, Glitter and Rock in Visions of Dystopia,” The New York Times, December 29, 2006.

Kessler, Sarah. “Musical Chairs,” Art Krush, December 13, 2006.

Smith, Roberta. “Raoul De Keyser,” The New York Times, November 17, 2006.

Nunez-Fernandez, Lupe. “Richard Aldrich,” Saatchi Gallery, June 2006.

Bennett, Alissa and Michael Clifton, “In Absence of the Figure,” Issue Magazine, March 2006.

Fyfe, Joe. Catalog essay for “UT Artist in Residence Bienniel 2006, 2006.


Saltz, Jerry. “Dire Diary,” The Village Voice, April 25, 2005.

Scott, Andrea. “Don’t’ Miss: Lesser New York,” Time Out New York, April 7, 2005.

Scott, Andrea. “Local Heroes,” Time Out New York, April 7, 2005.

Smith, Roberta. “KA/VH:RA/AG,” The New York Times, March 18, 2005.

Gschwandter, Sabrina. “DJ Funnywalk,” Interview, 2005.

Wilson, Miachel. “Beers for Peers,” Artforum Diary, March 16, 2005.

Holte, Miachel Ned. “Critics Picks,” Artforum, 2005.


Scott, Andrea. Time Out Magazine, July 7, 2004.

Smith, Roberta. The New York Times, July 2, 2004.

Bellini, Andrea. “Paranorma Pittura,” Flash Art Italia, April 2004.

Bellini, Andrea and Sonia Campagnola. “Dictionary of New York Painters,” Flash Art Italia, April 2004.