Carlos Motta, Artist

Bibliography

September 5, 2011

2019
Adell, Anna
Carlos Motta, Mirillas desde las que espiar lo contado
Le Bastart, January 2019

Anderson, Samuel
Carlos Motta Kindles Wojnarowicz’s Rage
V-Man, February 26, 2019

Berardini, Andrew
Madrid Roundup
Art Agenda, April 2, 2019

Betancourt, Manuel
Carlos Motta: on Excavating a Queer Historical Past and Imagining its Future
Extra Extra, March 2019

Bishop, Nancy
Stonewall Exhibit at Wrightwood 659 Celebrates Queer Art And “Trans-ness”: We Are Many Things At Once
Third Coast Review, May 31, 2o19

Can Yerebacan, Osman
A Pain That I’m Used To: When The Art World Embraced S&M
Elephant, June, 11, 2019

Can Yerebacan, Osman
Carlos Motta: Conatus
Brooklyn Rail, June 2019

Ferreira da Silva, Denise
Corpus Infinitum
Catalogue for the exhibition Carlos Motta: Corpo Fechado, Galeria Avenida da India, Lisbon, Portugal
EGEAC, Lisbon

Jaeger, William
Exhibit at Union College examines issues of power, U.S. hegemony
Times Union, January 30, 2019

Johnson, Steve
Queer art celebration honors Stonewall anniversary by looking beyond the binary
Chicago Tribune, May 30, 2019

Kotlarczyk, Abbra
Queer uses of colour: A tinted hermeneutics
Artlink, March 1, 2019

Leeb, Susanne and Stakemeier, Kerstin
Denise Ferreira da Silva Interviewed
Texte Zür Kunst, April 12, 2019

McGrath, Jack
Carlos Motta: Conatus
Brochure of the Exhibition: Carlos Motta: Conatus
P.P.O.W Gallery, NewYork

Motta, Carlos
in Confessions on the Dance Floor: Reveries From The Gay Bar
Art Forum, June 2019

Motta, Carlos
in What is Photography?
B&H Photo, August 2019

Small, Zachary
Queer Artists in Their Own Words: Carlos Motta Wants an Iced Almond Latte
Hyperallergic, June 6, 2019

Sulic, Susana
Carlos Motta
Artnexus 111, January 2019

Synec, Manuela
Corpo Fechado de Carlos Motta — uma revisitaçao da narrativa histórica
Umbigo, January 30, 2019

Vale de Almeida, Miguel
Way Back in History and Deep in the Jungle
Catalogue for the exhibition Carlos Motta: Corpo Fechado, Galeria Avenida da India, Lisbon, Portugal
EGEAC, Lisbon

Wright, Eric
Fifty Years After Stonewall, how do we commemorate its radical history?
Xtra, June 6, 2010

2018
America Economía
Carlos Motta y la elección de Iván Duque
August 31, 2018

Artishock
Carlos Motta: Formas de libertad, January 11, 2018

Backman, Marjorie
Updating Ruskin’s Sublime Landscape in the Age of the Anthropocene
Hyperallergic, July 2, 2018

Carrera, Edu
Deseos: Una película de Carlos Motta
Recodo, September 2018

Castillo, Rodrigo
Artista colombiano repasa sus grandes hits en Matucana
Las Ultimas Noticias, July 4, 2018

Devun, Leah and Tortorici, Zeb
Interview with Maya Mikdashi and Carlos Motta
Transgender Studies Quarterly, Volume 5, Number 4, Nov. 2018

Gabler, César
Formas de Libertad
La Penera, Junio 2018

García-Huidobro
Formas de Libertad
Más Deco, June 23, 2018

Gavilán, Jimmy
Artista desempolva la historia homosexual latinoamericana
La Segunda, July 19, 2018

Le Bastart
The Territory and its Layers: Gender, Nature, Body
November 6, 2018

Leal Soto, Vanessa
Imágenes de una contranarrativa: Carlos Motta en Matucana 100
El Mercurio, July 23, 2018

Moreno Moya, Nadia
Formas de libertad: Carlos Motta at MAMM, Medellín
Terremoto, January 25, 2018

Motta, Carlos
TOP 10
Artforum, January 2018

Pasqualotto, Silvia
In The Crossing: l’arte di Carlos Motta che racconta i rifugiati LGBTQI
Alley Oop, January 12, 2018

Ramírez, Diego Ignacio
Carlos Motta en Chile, el nuevo latino LGBTQAI
Galio.cl, August 2, 2018

Ratia, Alejandro
Historia, laberintos y ocultaciones
ArteContexto, September 3, 2018

Rivieccio, Genna
Carlos Motta’s The Crossing Gives a Voice to Queer Refugees
The Pride: The Los Angeles LGBT Newspaper, January 15, 2018

Selvin, Claire
‘Curating Involves a Practice Against Forgetting’: Hans Ulrich Obrist Waxes Poetic at the Armory Show
Artnews, March 13, 2018

Small, Zachary
Best of 2018: Our Top 20 Exhibitions Around the World
16. Carlos Motta: The Crossing at the Stedelijk Museum (Amsterdam, Netherlands)
Hyperallergic, July 2, 2018

Small, Zachary
This Video Exhibit Offers Stark, Intimate Portraits of Queer Refugees
them., January 3, 2018

Umoly, Yesomi
Recordando la 32 Bienal de San Pablo: Vivir esta en el instante
C& America Latina, July 30, 2018

2017
Arteinformado
El MAMM acoge la primera retrospective de Carlos Motta en Colombia
December 13, 2017

Colucci, Emily
I Could Live With You in Another World: Entering the Upside Down World at PPOW Gallery 
filthy dreams, August 1, 2017

El Colombiano
El mundo es bello porque es diverso
November 29, 2017

El Tiempo
‘Lágrimas’, un testimonio de los estigmas y las diferencias
October 27, 2017

Frieze Magazine: Critic’s Guide Amsterdam
Carlos Motta, ‘The Crossing’, Stedelijk Museum
November 24, 2017

Folkerts, Hendrik
The Living Monument
Mousse Magazine, Fall 2018

Guzmán, Laura
La Bienal de Sao Paulo llega al Museo de Arte Moderno de Bogotá
El Tiempo, July 31, 2017

Heiserman, Katie
Visual Notes on an Upside-Down World at P.P.O.W
MUSEE, VANGUARD OF PHOTOGRAPHY CULTURE, July 12, 2017

.itsliquid
Carlos Motta: The Crossing, Fall 2017

Love, Heather
Histories Back Rooms: Carlos Motta Interviewed by Heather Love
Public Culture, Volume 29, Number 1, January 2017

Meijer, Laurens
Een minderheid in een minderheid
tubelight.nl, December 23, 2017

Netherlands—Financial Times
Niet gay genoeg bevonden
November 11, 2017

Pechaman, Alexandra
Diary: Flora and Fauna
Artforum.com, October 25, 2017

Pedro, Leila
Topsy-Turvy Art for a World Turned on Its Head
Hyperallergic, July 21, 2017

Con el talento no es suficiente: hay que estudiar
Periódico Arteria, July 30, 2017

‘Lágrimas’: una instalación que retrata el sufrimiento
Revista Arcadia, October 28, 2017

Carlos Motta: Registros de la diferencia
Revista Caras, November 2017

Carlos Motta: Mucho más que “Desviaciones”
Semana, February 18, 2017

Salazar Ruíz, María Camila
‘Formas de libertad’, una muestra sobre la reinvindicación lgbti
El Tiempo, November 28, 2017

Sheets, Hillary
Gender-Fluid Artists Come Out of the Grey Zone
New York Times, September 15, 2017

Stromberg, Matt
Artists Decolonize the History of the Americas at the Vincent Prize Art Museum
Hyperallergic, April 19, 2017

Wall Street International
Carlos Motta
November 25, 2017

2016
Alpert, Avi
Carlos Motta: Histories for the Future
Miami Rail, December 2016

Colucci, Emily
X-Ray of Civilization: Beyond Biopolitics in Carlos Motta’s “Deviations”
filthy dreams, May 8, 2016

Cotter, Holland
Carlos Motta, ‘Deviations’
New York Times, May 12, 2016

Dama, Francesco
An Anthology of Queer Art Theory Puts Artists First
Hyperallergic, May 26, 2016

Doucet, Emily
Carlos Motta: Beloved Martina
C Magazine, Issue 121, Autumn 2016

Dunham, Noah
Unpacking “Otherness” in Carlos Motta’s Deseos
The Portland Mercury, September 15, 2016

La indecencia y el arte de Carlos Motta
El Espectacular–Revista Digital de Tea Arte, Diciembre 21, 2016

Gigena, Daniel
Carlos Motta el el Malba: videos elegíacos para una teología de la diferencia
La Nación, December 1, 2016

Gaia, Giovanni
Performance e provocazione. Alla Tenuta dello Scompiglio
Artribune, June 13, 2016

Getsy, David
QUEER— Documents of Contemporary Art
Whitechapel Gallery and MIT Press, 2016

Getsy, David J.
Histories for the Future:Visionary Identification in the Work of Carlos Motta
Brochure, PPOW Gallery, New York

Gómez-Egaña, Pedro
Ten Questions: Carlos Motta
Kunstkritikk, August 25, 2016

Kleinman, Adam
Carlos Motta
Artforum, Summer 2016

Kogler, Stefanie
The art Practice of Carlos Motta and the archive as a tool for re-enactment and communication
World Art, March 2016

Kosciuczuk, Krzysztof
The Morality Reflex
Frieze.com, October 29, 2016

Laia, Joâo
Live Uncertainty: 32nd Bienal de Sâo Paulo
Mousse Magazine, Fall 2016

Luna, Claire
Carlos Motta
Arte al Dia, January 2016

Martí, Silas
Carlos Motta rêve iconografia católica em chave sadomasoquista na Bienal
Folha de S. Paulo, November 12, 2016

Masushio, Taro
Critics’ Picks: Carlos Motta
Artforum, May 6, 2016

Motta, Carlos
Activism, Visuality, and the Needs of Queer Youth
Journal for Visual Culture, April 2016

Motta, Carlos
We Are Orlando
Bomb  Magazine, June 15, 2016

Motta, Carlos
A Personal Latin America
Frieze, August 2016

Norman, Lee Ann
Live Uncertainty: Impressions from Sao Paulo Biennial
ARTSLANT

Ortíz, María Elena
Histories for the Future (Essay for exhibition brochure)
Pérez Art Museum, Miami, 2016

Peláez, Carmen
All Eyes Are On These Latin American Artists
NBC News, December 2, 2016

Pérez-Rubio, Agustín
Muerte eterna (Essay for exhibition brochure)
MALBA, Buenos Aires, 2016

Revilla, Ana
Carlos Motta. Project Gallery. Historias para el futuro
ARTECONTEXTO, Octubre 24, 2016

Silver, Erin
Beloved…
Brochure, Mercer Union, Toronto

TELAM
Carlos Motta: Las conversaciones en torno a la sexualidad y el género se han vuelto hegemónicas
October 12, 2016

Torchia, Franco
Parte de tu religión
Página 12, SOY, October 14, 2016

Yerebakan, Osman Can
Carlos Motta: Deviations at PPOW Gallery
ARTE FUSE, May 13, 2016

Small, Zachary
Art that Slows Down How We Assess Gender
Hyperallergic, April 4, 2016

Tyc, Cat
Carlos Motta
Bomb  Magazine, May 6, 2016

Uszerowicz, Monica
Carlos Motta: Histories for the Future, Pérez Art Museum, Miami
Best of 2016: Out Top 15 Exhibitions Across the United States
Hyperallergic, December 29, 2016

Vazquez, Neil
Artist Carlos Motta Revives Latin America’s Queer Culture With “Histories for the Future” at PAMM
Miami New Times, July 12, 2016

VICE Magazine
Ten Queer Reimaginings of New York’s ‘Gay Liberation Monument’
December 23, 2016

2015
Berardini, Andrew
Carlos Motta, Suppression and Pre-Columbian Blowjobs
Art Review, January 2015

Janeksela, Jacklyn
Gender Talents is Making You Rethink Everything You Thought You Knew About Gender
culturedesigners.com, March 26, 2015

Obregón, Catalina
El arte pecador de Carlos Motta
Revista Diners, February 2015

Olsson, Nils
En mångfald av röster
Kunstkritikk, February 6, 2015

Piñero, Alvaro
‘gender talents’ es la prueba de que el género está sobrevalorado
i-D, March 25, 2015

Rana, Matthew
Carlos Motta, Röda Sten Konsthall
Frieze Magazine, April 2015

Schoiswohl, Maria
Insider New York: Carlos Motta
Insiderei. com, March 19, 2015

Sutton, Benjamin
In An Artist’s Video Project, Getting to Know Trans and Intersex Activists
Hyperallergic, March 24, 2015

Svensk, Fredrik
Sex i kolonin
Aftonbladet, February 23, 2015

Teplitzky, Alex
Performing Gender
The Lab, Creative Capital Blog, March 11, 2015

Zaya, Octavio
Carlos Motta: Letter to My Father
Memórias Inapagáives, Associacâo Cultural Videobrasil

2014
ARCO’14: El crítico como galerista
ABC Cultural, February 19, 2014

Barbancho, Juan-Ramón
El cuerpo queer, la construcción de la memoria
http://ramona.org.ar, Marzo 2014

Cotter, Holland
Under the Same Sun, Art From Latin America, at Guggenheim
New York Times, June 12, 2014

Hontoria, Javier
Nuevos escenarios en los Solo Projects
El Cultural (Spain) — Especial ARCO, February 21, 2014

Kovalyova, Ekaterina
арлос Мотта: «Сексуальная идентичность — это ахиллесова пята нашего мира»
http://theoryandpractice.ru, April 9, 2014

Las diversidades sociales y sexuales aún son incómodas
HOY (Ecuador), February 23, 2014

León de la Barra, Pablo
Dispatch: Mexico
blogs.guggenheim.org/map/dispatch-mexico, February 26, 2014

León de la Barra, Pablo
Dispatch: Colombia

http://blogs.guggenheim.org/map/dispatch-columbia, April 2, 2014

López Jijón, Ana María
“El cuerpo es un espacio de resistencia donde la identidad se ejerce como performance”
radiococoa.com/index.php?url=entrevistas-2/el-cuerpo-es-un-espacio-de-resistencia-donde-la-identidad-se-ejerce-como-performance

Mejía, Joseph and Garrido, Rafael
Carlos Motta: Hacia una historiografía homoerótica
ICONOS- Flacso, Ecuador

Millán de Benavides, Carmen
Sus monstruos son nuestros ídolos: A propósito de la Trilogía Nefanda de Carlos Motta
Instituto Caro y Cuervo, Ciclo Rosa Audiovisual 2014

Molina, Oscar
Lo queer en sí es colonial
HOY (Ecuador), February 19, 2014

Moscoso, Manuela
Entrevista con Carlos Motta
Catalogue for “7.000.000”, Espai d’art contemporani de Castelló, 2014

Ortíz, Diego
Retratos de aquellas otras historias
El Comercio (Ecuador), February 20, 2014

Ostrander, Tobias
My Highlights from ARCOmadrid
ART SY,  February 26, 2014

Rodríguez Dalvard, Dominique
Bienal Internacional de Arte de Cartagena (BIACI)
Revista Diners, Marzo 11, 2014

Vera, Cristhian
Teoría queer y memoria
GATOPARDO Número 22 (Ecuador), 2014

Young, Peter
The Artists Subverting the Gender Binary
Dazed, November 20, 2014

2013
Bettencourt, Sandra
A Arte Nefanda de Carlos Motta
Janela Urbana, August 8, 2013

Carbone, Christopher
We Created This: The Value of Mentorship for Queer Artists In the Age of Assimilation
Master of Arts Thesis, Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism, 2013  

Cotroneo, Rocco
Dalla politica Usa ai trans riprendo la mia Colombia
Corriere Della Sera, January 25, 2013

D’Arcy, David
What The Experimental Films at TIFF Tell Us About the Future of Film
Indiewire, September 16, 2013

Feiss, Ellen
Gender Talents: A Special Address

Frieze Blog, March 4, 2013

Feiss, Ellen
Absolute Democracy

Frieze Magazine, Winter 2012-2013

Kogler, Stephanie
Democracy Cycle— An Interview with Carlos Motta

Arara: Art and Architecture of the Americas, Issue 11, 2013

Marucci, Luciano 
L’Arte dei Paesi Emergenti

Juliet # 163, 2013

Mayer, Mariano
Extranjero
Arte al Dia, February, 2013

Motta, Carlos
AA Bronson: On the Ineffable Quality of His Life and Work
EXTRA EXTRA, April Issue # 2

Motta, Carlos, Guest Editor
(im)practical (im)possibilities
e-flux journal # 44, April Issue

Motta, Carlos
Deviations to Love
ATLANTICA, Journal of Art and Thought # 53

Motta, Carlos
Dios es pobre in The Second World Congress of Free Artists
Ed. Camel Collective. Aarhus Kunsthal, 2012

Nash, Mark
Das Dokumnentarische im Zeitalter der Asthetik — Documentary in the Age of Aesthetics 
Kultur Kreis, 2013

Ostrowska, Ania
Gender Charmers

the f word, Contemporary UK  Feminism, February 24, 2013

Sicinski, Michael
NEFANDUS in TIFF 2013. Wavelenghts Experimental Films—The Shorts and the Mediums
Mubi.com, September 2013

Sierra, Sonia
Frontera y libertad, temas en los muros de la SAPS
El Universal, April 9, 2013 (Mexico)

Weil, Harry J.
Somewhere There is History: A Conversation with Carlos Motta
Afterimage Vol. 41, No. 2, 2013

2012
Konsten att flytta ett berg
Aftonbladet, January 16, 2012

Amir, Yaelle
Required Reading (Catalogue)
Center for Book Arts

Berrío, Juana
On Queering Dominant Discourses: An Interview with Carlos Motta
Six Degrees, New Museum’s Blog, September 7, 2012

Bogre, Michelle
Activism: Practice and Process in Photography as Activism: Images for Social Change
Focal Press, 2012

Cruz, Araceli
Carlos Motta, On “We Who Feel Differently” and Obama’s Gay Marriage Stance
Village Voice, June 5, 2012

Clements, Alexis
Can We Queer the (Art) World, and Why Should We?
Hyperallergic, May 9, 2012

Diaz, Silvina
Sentir de una manera diferente…
Pie Derecho, May 2012

Durant, Marc Alice
Carlos Motta
Saint Lucy, September 2012

Erikson, Alex
Centering the Fringe
Next Magazine, April 27, 2012 

Finkelstein, Avram
We Who Feel Differently
criticalmob.com, May 10, 2012

Forero, Parra; Michael, Andrés
Carlos Motta: entre el arte y el museo
Premio Nacional de Crítica y Ensayo (Corto): Arte Contemporáneo en Colombia, 2012

Kartofel, Graciela
Carlos Motta at Y Gallery
Artnexus No. 84, Volume 11, 2012

Kogler, Stefanie
Mediation and the Role of Archives in Contemporary Art from Latin America
University of Essex, School of Philosophy and Art History, MA Curating Latin American Art, September 2012

Loek, Heida
Come! To Man’s Country: Counterpublic Space, Sexuality and Identity of the Gay Clone in New York City
American Studies, MA Dissertation, University of Groningen, 2012

López Sorzano, Liliana
Interrogando la diferencia
El Espectador, Mayo 20, 2012

Nakano, Sarah
Queer Eyes on “We Who Feel Differently” Exhibit
velvetparkmedia.com, May 23, 2012

Petersson, Frans Josef 
Konsten att flytta ett berg
Aftonbladet, January 16, 2012 

Roca José and Suárez, Silvia
Transpolítico — Arte en Colombia 1992-2012
Lunwerg, Grupo Editorial Planeta, Colombia

3ra Trienal Poli/gráfica de San Juan: El Panal/The Hive (Catalogue)
Instituto de Cultura Puertorriqueña, 2012

Zaya, Octavio
We Who Feel Differently, The New Museum, New York
Arte al Dia, September 2012

2011
Arevalo, Antonio
No se está trabajando con banderas sino con poéticas de lo personal
ArtiShock, June 2011

Ardila, Oscar
Zeit- Genössische Kunst im Öffentlichen Raum in Kolumbien
Kunststadt Stadtkunst, April 2011, Number 58

Artecontexto
Without Reality There is No Utopia, June 6, 2011

Biesenbach, Klaus
Erdkunde
Monopol Magazine, Janurary 2011

Bosco Díaz-Urmeneta, Juan
Descripción de la mentira
El País.com, Junio 20, 2011

burrough, xtine (Ed.)
NetWORKS: Case Studies in Web Art and Design
Routldege, 2011

Bourland, Ian
Critics’ Picks, Found in Translation
Artforum.com, March 2011

Conrad, Ryan
Thinking Differently: Carlos Motta on public sex, collective memory, and queer activism
2Bmag online, October 18, 2011

de ll a 21: Sobre la constitución política del presente. Déficit (vs excedente)
De 11 a 21, March-June 2011, Number 1, Centro Andaluz de Arte Contemporáneo

Danbolt, Matthias
We Who Feel Differently
trickster.net, May 31, 2011

de la Vega Hurtado, Margarita
Cineastas Colombianos en los Estados Unidos
December 2011

di Quinzio, Apsara (Ed.)
The Air We Breathe
San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, 2011

La Tertulia Trangrede
El País. 8 de Agosto, 2011

Âs Artes, Ciudadãos!
Museu de Arte Contempoânea de Serralves, 2011

Fisher, Cora
Found in Translation
The Brooklyn Rail, March 2011

Gelder, Van Hilde
Aesthetic Justice
Le Magazine Jeu de Paume. 30 Mai, 2011

Gluzman, Yelena & Yankelevich, Matvei
Emergency Index—2011 Documenting Performance Annually
Ugly Duckling Press, 2011

Grate, Rachel
We Who Feel Differently: Artist Carlos Motta proposes a change in perspective
The Student Life, Published by Pomona College, September 2011

Hou, Hanru with Johnson, Mary Ellyn
Paradigm Shifts
San Francisco Art Institute, 2011

Haraldseth, Geir
Ten questions: Carlos Motta
Kunstikritikk Nordic Edition, kunstkrittikk.se, May 18, 2011

Hebert, Niels
Bananskal och drink pa golvet
Arbetarbladet, November 19, 2011

Kindstrand, Gunilla
Osäker framtid
Gefle Dagblad, November 19, 2011 

Public Sex in New York City
OUT TRAVELER, October 20, 2011

Rangel, Gabriela (Ed.)
arteBA: Bicentenarios después de la invención
arteBA Fundación, 2011

Symons, Stéphane
Aesthetic Justice
lemagazine.jeudepaume.org

The Unseen Eye: Photographs from the Unconscious
Thames & Hudson and Aperture, 2011

Ullebø, Kjetil
Med kunstnerblikk pa skeive Norge
Fredag, Kultur & Folk, May 20, 2011

Zeithammer, Sabina
Carlos Motta, Wiener Festwochen
derStandard.at, June 9, 2011

2010
Amdam, Peter

Arkivets spøkelser
Kunstkritikk, September 9, 2010

Cahill, Zachary
The Creative Act
Artforum.com, December 20, 2010

Días de Auditorio
ADN Cultura, June 26, 2010

Donovan, Thom
Melanie Crean: How To Do Things With Words
BomBlog, November 30, 2010

Exhibition Brochure: Biennale Cuvée 2010, at World Selection of Contemporary Art
OK Offenes Kulturhaus, Linz, Austria 2010

Exhibition Catalogue: smART at the Miami Dade College
Miami Dade College, 2010

Herrera, Adriana
Panorama del Arte Emergente Latinoamericano
Arte Al Día, June-August 2010, Issue 131

Hoyo, Andrés
El teatro colombiano invade a Berlín
Eltiempo.com, April 13, 2010

Ithaca College Names Winners of Environmental Film Festival
IthacaIndy.com, March 10, 2010

Kampen om arkivet- Utstilling, The Creative Act
Aftenposten, Kultur, September 6, 2010

Libertad y Desorden
Black Box Berlin, March 23, 2010

La Paglia, Federica
Se Non Qui, Dove?
Cura Magazine, October-December 2010, Issue 06

López, Liliana
Artistas colombianos hacen presencia en Berlín
Elespectador.com, April 23, 2010

Marmeleira, José
Exposição- Somos todos cidadãos do mundo em Serralves
ípsilon, November 17, 2010

Marshall, Piper
Avenue of the Americas
Artforum.com, September 13, 2010

Meierhenrich, Doris
Freiheit und Unordnung: Theater aus Kolumbien in HAU
Berliner Zeitung, April 26, 2010

Morales, Lorenzo
Experimento de Justicia Narrativa en Seis Actos
impre.com, March 21, 2010

A Conversation Between Carlos Motta and Gabriela Rangel
Henie Onstad Art Centre Exhibition Catalogue, 2010

Exhibition Catalogue for “The Politics of Art”
National Museum of Contemporary Arts, Athens, 2010

Νερομάνα
Worlds Together- An hour with artist Carlos Motta
Fountain Head, Communicative Experimentation, June 27, 2010

Sarmiento, Jorge
¿El Libreto Teatral Como Discurso Artístico Del Arte Contemporáneo?
esferapública.org, September 18, 2010

Schulz, Ole
Wo die Gewalt zeitlos ist- Kritische kolumbianische Theatermacher versammeln sich im HAU
TANZ, April 2010

Schulz, Ole
Kein Fest Ohne Feind
Die Tageszeitung, April 22, 2010

Spreng, Eberhard
Antirhetorick einer mörderischen Wirklichkeit
Deutschlandradio Kultur, Dradio.de, April 26, 2010

Teicke, Friedhelm
Festival: Libertad y Desorden Freiheit und Unordnung
Zitty, April/May 2010

Teicke, Friedhelm
Gewalt und Leidenschaft
14 Tage Bühne, April/May 2010

Pintor colombiano reconcilia a Latinoamérica reordenado el sueño de Bolívar
Terra Argentina, October 23, 2010

Trezzi, Nicola
Avenue of the Americas at Lower Manhattan Cultural Council
FlashArtOnline.com, July 13, 2010

Weiner, Andrew Stefan
The Shapes I Remember from Maps, Tracking New Geographies
X-TRA, Volume 12, Number 2

Wildermann, Patrick
O Land voll Blut und Wunden- Passionsspiele: Politisches Theater aus Kolumbien- ein Festival am Berliner HAU.
Der Tagesspiegel, Kultur, April 24, 2010

Wildermann, Patrick
Die dreckigen Helilgen
Der Tagesspiegel, March 25, 2010

Zerpa, Marth Escalona
Gran retrospectiva de Frida Kahlo, el músico Ruben Rada y arte joven colombiano en Berlín
Analítica.com, May 5, 2010

2009
Exhibition Catalogue: 5×5 Castelló‘09

EACC, Castelló, July 24- September 27, 2009

6th Annual New Prints Review
Art on Paper, November/December 2009, Vol 14, No. 2

Allerholm, Milou
Carlos Motta på Konstahall C, Stockholm
DN.se, February 19, 2009

Amado, Miguel
Ours: Democracy in the Age of Branding at Parsons Anna-Maria and Stephen Keller Gallery
Artforum.com, January 24, 2009

Bellet, Harry and Dagen, Phillippe
Biennale de Lyon, Petites choses, grande réussite
Le Monde,  September 16, 2009

Cole, Lori
Critics’ Picks: Things Fall Apart at the Winkleman Gallery
Artforum.com, January 26, 2009

Durant, Mark Alice
Notes on Photography and Monumentality
Aperture, Fall 2009

Exhibition Catalogue: Feedforward- El ángel de la Historia/ The Angel of History 
Laboral Centro de Arte y Creación Industrial, 2009

Exhibition Catalogue: 28 Grafica Bienale/ Biennial of Graphic Arts
Mednarodni Graficni Likovni Center/ International Centre of Graphic Arts, 2009

Exhibition Catalogue: Xe Biennale de Lyon, Le Spectacle du Quotidien/ The Spectacle of the Everyday
Les Presses du Reél, 2009

Exhibition Catalogue: Incheon Women Artists’ Beinnale, Tuning Exhibition
Incheon Women Artists’ Beinnale Organizing Committee, 2009

Flores, Tatiana
Preemptive Resistances: Critical Pointers in Latin American Art
ArtNexus, June/August 2009, Issue 7

Incerti, Roberto
La Buena Vida/ The Good Life – Fabbrica Europa, Stazione Leopolda
La Repubblica, May 5, 2009

Iyer, Gayathri
The End. And…at Frederico Séve Gallery/Latincollector
newyorkartbeat.com, August 4, 2009

Lindgren, Peter
Mörk bild av den svenska modellen/ Konsthall C
aftonbladet.se, February 20, 2009

Listing of La Buena Vida/ The Good Life at Stazione Leopolda
Fabbrica Europa, May 5-May 23, 2009

Manen, Martí
Carlos Motta, los archivos del immigrante, at  Konsthall C
Exposiciones Europa

McQuaid, Cate
Vidoes, then and now, tell a story, at the RISD Museum
Boston.com, Janurary 4, 2009

Motta, Carlos
Brigada Ramona Parra
A Prior, Issue 03, 2009

Motta, Carlos
Allora and Calzadilla (Interview)
Bomb, Number 109, Fall 2009

Ospina, Lucas
Historia de dos Artistas
Elespectador.com, April 17, 2009

Peña, Carolina
La Buena Vida: Una Percepción Latinoamericana de Democracia
Acceso Directo, Portada, Edition 40

Peña, Pompillio
La fuerza de Carlos Motta en la Fundación Gilberto Alzate Avendaño
elespectador.com, March 26, 2009

Pope-Chappell, Maya
Dissecting The Good Life, at Smack Mellon Gallery
nycitynewsservice.com, March 23, 2009

Spotlight on Carlos Motta at P.S. 1 MoMA
Summer 2009, P.S.1 Summer 2009 Newspaper

Carlos Motta, Demokrati på riktigt/Konsthall C
svd.se, Feruary 20, 2009

Carlos Motta, Undersöker den svenska demokratin/Konsthall C
kulturstan.se, January 28, 2009

Younger Than Jesus/ Artist Director/ New Museum
Phaidon, 2009

2008
Jones, Caitlin

In The Private Eye at ISE Cultural Foundation
Rhizome, February 2008

Bernasconi, Roberta
VENEZIA TUTTO S.A.L.E.
Exibart.com, February 2008

Zellen, Jody
Carlos Motta
Art Papers, January 2008

Blagojovic, B.
Upcoming Events, “Parsons Fine Arts Lecture Series: Carlos Motta”
The Zine, October 14, 2008

Blagojovic, B.
Democracy in America at the Park Avenue Armory
The Zine, Events, News/Upcoming, September 22, 2008

Bryant, Eric
The Indecisive Image
Art News, March 2008

Buil, Belaxis
Carlos Motta, Capturing the Voice of the Masses
Art Voices, Creative Art Network, 2008

Cotter, Holland
With Politics in Air, a Freedom Free-for-All Comes to Town
The New York Times, September 23, 2008

Carvalho, Denise
The Good Life at the Institute of Contemporary Art
ArtNexus, No.116 September-November 2008, pg 156

Douglas, Sarah
New York Museum Shows to Restore Your Faith 
Art Info, November 3, 2008

Exhibition Catalogue: Soft Manipulation- Who is Afraid of the New Now?
Casino Luxembourg, 2008

Exhibition Catalogue: The Greenroom, Reconsidering the Documentary and Contemporary Art
Center for Curatorial Studies, Bard College, 2008

Estévez, Mayra
UIO-BOG, Estudios Sonoros Desde la Región Andina
Trama, 2008

Halpern, Ashlea
Exhibition listing of “Ours: Democracy in the Age of Branding” at Parsons Anna-Maria and Stephen Keller Gallery
Time Out New York, Own this city, October 16- October 22, 2008

Holmes, Pernilla
Blast from the Past- Artists around the globe are turning Socialist Realism on its head, layering the once-potent tool of propaganda with irony and nostalgia
Art News, January 2008

Kushner, Marilyn S.
The Future Must Be Sweet- Lower East Side Printshop Celebrates 40 Years
Lower East Side Printshop Inc., 2008

Mella, Leanne
Exhibition Catalogue: The Prisioner’s Dilemma
Cisneros Fontanals Art Foundation, 2008

Moreno, S.
Parsons Show Examines Democracy as Brand
I.D. Magazine, October 28, 2008

Motta, Carlos
Relations in Real Time: A Conversation with Maria Lind
Sjónauki Art Magazine, Number 3, 2008

Motta, Carlos
mapa zerø, 2008 2DA Trienal Poli/Gráfica de San Juan América Latina y el Caribe. Número Cero, Issue 1

Motta, Carlos
The Good Life
Art In General, New Commissions Program 2008

Ozuna, Tony
“Straight Shooters” of Archivo Sur: Art Between Identity and the Mask, at Futura
The Prague Post, November 19, 2008

Roalf, Peggy
Art at a Cultural Crossroads
Design Arts, October 16, 2008

Smith, Roberta
Exhibition listing of “Ours: Democracy in the Age of Branding” at Parsons Anna-Maria and Stephen Keller Gallery.
The New York Times, Arts and Leisure, October 10, 2008

New York goes democrazy
Flash Art, November 1, 2008

Ours: Democracy in the Age of Branding 
Art Slant New York, Exhibitions, October 2008

Soft Manipulatin- Who is afraid of the new now? at Casino Luxembourg 
ArtFama, March 2009

Stamenkovic, Marko
Interview with Carlos Motta, “Victims’ Dignity”
labforculture.org, January 23, 2008

Thompson, Nato
A Guide to Democracy in America
Creative Time Books, 2008

Velasco, David
The Greenroom: Reconsidering the Documentary and Contemporary Art at CCS Bard/Hessel Museum
Artforum.com, September 2008

Vriens, Matthias
Contributors, “Top Tip”
Elle UK, February 2008

Wilson, Beth E.
The Greenroom: Reconsidering the Documentary and Contemporary Art, “Lucid Dreaming” at CCS Bard/Hessel Museum
Chronogram, November 2008

Zellen, Jody
Carlos Motta
Art Papers, January/February 2008

2007
Amir, Yaelle

Carlos Motta: The Leningrad Trilogy, Winkleman Gallery
whitehot, Oct. 2007

Hernández, Sofía
Carlos Motta: Consistently Aware
Arte Al Día Internacional, May 2007

Motta, Carlos
Means of Engagement: A review of Oliver Herring’s Show
Camerawork: A Journal of Photographic Arts, Fall 2007

2006
Bordón, Juan Manuel

Carta Abierta a la Vanguardia Artística en el Correo Central
Clarin, Cultura, November 11, 2006

Clinton, Margaret Liu
Distortion, Disruption & Dispersion: Reconfigured Retellings
Kevin Bruk Gallery, Exhibition Brochure Essay, June 2006

Carlos Motta: Reciclador de Imagenes
Conección Colombia, Abril 6, 2006

Cotter, Holland
Whitney Independent Study Program
New York Times, May 12, 2006

Costa, Marcela
Balelatína, The Art of Latin America on the Banks of the Rhine
Arte al Día, No 115, September 2006

Fajardo-Hill,Cecilia
10 Experimentos Determinantes
Cisneros Fontanals Art Foundation, Exhibition Catalog, 2006

Genocchio, Benjamin
Black and White But Not That Simple: Carlos Motta Confronts Latin American Politics
New York Times, April 30, 2006

Genocchio, Benjamin
Is It the N.S.A., Or, an M.F.A?
New York Times, February 12, 2006

Herrera, Adriana
La incertidumbre en el arte contemporáneo
El Nuevo Herald, Oct. 15, 2006

Motta, Carlos
Venas Abiertas?
Exit Express, 2006

Motta, Carlos
Lesson Plan: Unlearn
NYFA Current, Dec, 2006

Cultura: Hablan los Artistas
Cambios, No. 685, August 14-20, 2006

Kilston, Lyra
The Front Page: Artists and Photojournalism
Artlies, 2006

Suarez De Jesus, Carlos
Ella’s Gift: Cifo is an oasis in a desert of concrete rot
Miami New Times, October, 2006

McKee, Yates
Carlos Motta’s Hemispheric Counter-Pedagogy
Real Art Ways, Exhibition Brochure Essay, May 2006

Perez, Dinorah
Carlos Motta en Kevin Bruk Gallery
Arte al Dia, Dec 2006

Projekt: The People Speak v. Saul Albert og Mikey
Kunst, Art Guide, September-October 2006

Rexer, Lyle
Bill Hunt’s Photographs
Art on Paper, January 2006

Turner, Eliza
Video, defined: Two shows focus on the history of video arts
The Miami Herald, Nov 5, 2006

2005
Cotter, Holland

Latino Art, and Beyond Category
New York Times, September 2, 2005

Cullen Deborah
The (S) Files
El Museo, Exhibition Catalog Essay, 2005

Henry, Clare
The (S) Files
ARTnews, December, 2005

Howard, Christopher
El Museo’s Bienal: The (S) Files/The Selected Files
The Brooklyn Rail, November 2005

Kopenkina, Olga
Russia Significant Other
ICA, Exhibition Brochure Essay, St. Petersburg, Russia, February 2006

Micchelli, Thomas
The Book as Object and Performance
The Brooklyn Rail, January 2005

Powhida, William
Enemy Image
The Brooklyn Rail, October 2005

Serrano, Eduardo
Se acabo el rollo? La fotografia en Colombia de 1950 a 2000
Editorial Planeta, 2005

2004
Ellis, David

New Home for WTC Art Studios
Downtown Express, July 15, 2004

Farrel, Jennifer
Establishing Shot
Exit Express, May 2004

Hudson, Suzanne
Establishing Shot
Artforum, September 2004

Rattemeyer, Christian
Establishing Shot
Artists Space, Exhibition Catalogue Essay, April 2004

Roca, José
Urbes Interiores: Carlos Motta, Enterrar y Callar
Biblioteca Luis Angel Arango, Exhibition Catalog Essay, June 2004

Schwendener, Martha
Establishing Shot
Time Out New York, April 15, 2004

Stillman, Nick
Establishing Shot
Artforum.com, April 30, 2004

2003
Baker, Kenneth

Artists Leave the Camera Out of the Picture
SF Chronicle, June 7, 2003

Bowen, Doren
Photography In The Mix: Flora-Fauna-Photo
Camerawork: A Journal of Photographic Arts, Spring/Summer 2003

Nuovi Spazi, nasce a Aréa a Palermo
Exibart.com, January 2003

Flynt, Robert
Interview with Carlos Motta
Camerawork: A Journal of Photographic Arts, CD-ROM, Spring/Summer 2003

Translatability
New York Arts Magazine, August 2003

Nicita, Paola
No Money, No Honey
Exibart.com, February 12, 2003

Comienza Fotología
Periodico El Tiempo,August 6, 2003

25 Artistas en el Salón Nacional
Periodico El Tiempo, August 25, 2003

2002
Arévalo, Antonio

Latin-American Photography from New York to Santiago de Chile
IILA, Exhibition Catalogue Essay, May 2002

Bastante, Maria Cristina
Latin-American Photography from New York to Santiago de Chile
Exibart.com, June 14, 2002

Ciolini, Vittoria
Identita Culturali: Toscana Fotografia
La Corte Arte Contemporanea, Exhibition Catalog Essay, October 2002

Da non perdere: Carlos Motta, Pesca Milagrosa
CityFirenze, November 5, 2002

Mundos Creados
CultFrame, September 2002

Door, Arno
Revolutie
De Volkskrant, September 12, 2002

Guarnieri, Beatrice
Pesca Milagrosa
Exibart.com, November 7, 2002

L’altro é il mio obbietivo torna Toscana fotografia
La Repubblica, November 2002

La ‘Pesca Miracolosa’ dei guerriglieri colombiani
L’unita, November 8, 2002

Melis, Wim
Carlos Motta: ‘Pesca Milagrosa’
Mundos Creados: Constructed Photography from the Wider Caribbean,” Noorderlicht Photofestival, Exhibition Catalog Essay, 2002

Reieneweld, Chris
Waarachtig beeld
Financieel Dagblad, September 28, 2002, Groningen, The Neatherlands

Pietersma, lland
Ik will niet aan geweld wennen
Dagblad van het Noorden, September 2002, Groningen, The Neatherlands

Van, Ek S.
Experimentale Fotografie
Friesch Dagblad, September 2002, Groningen, The Neatherlands

2001
Vásquez, Mauricio and de Greiff, Ilse

Interview with Carlos Motta
Choque y Fusión,99.1 Radio Joven, Colombia, November 2001

2000
Landi, Patrizia

Tecnica Mista
La Corte Arte Contemporanea, Exhibition Catalog Essay, May 2000

Frailey, Stephen
Introduction for Close,
Published by Deskubre, Rome Italy, 2000

Tocancipa Luz Stella
Goce Visual
Revista Cromos, November 16, 2000

Umbrico, Penelope
Critical Essay for Close
Deskubre, Rome Italy, 2000