August & September 2017 - Links are live! Still Under Construction: Project blurbs, photo credits, & images will continue to be updated!

Michael Parker

Datebook: The concert of Desolation Center, where art meets performance, a poignant quartet, Carolina A. Miranda, LA Times,  2017

The 2017 Whitney Biennial is the Most Politically Charged in Decades, Jerry Salz, New York Magazine,  2017

There Goes the Neighborhood: Is a Futuristic New Development the End of the Arts District as We Know It?, Catherine Wagley, LA Weekly,  2017

A Triumphal Arch for the Age of Amazon: Michael Parker’s Cardboard Monument in San Pedro, Carolina A. Miranda, LA Times,  2016

What’s that “Giant Doughnut” at Point Fermin Park in San Pedro?, Daily Breeze, Donna Littlejohn,  2016

‘Politics of water’: Michael Parker’s symbolic Current LA installation, LA Times, Destiny Wiley-Yancy and Joey Maya Safchik,  2016

Is It Art? Residents Question New Los Angeles Outdoor Sculpture, NBC 4, Jason Kandel,  2016

Why Mel Chin is Giving Away the Land Art Design of his Subversively Charming Current: LA Native Garden, LA Times, Carolina Miranda,  2016

A Guide to Current: LA Water, the Biennial Bringing Art to 16 Locations Across the City, KCET Artbound, Carren Jao,  2016

ArtRx LA, HyperAllergic, Matt Stromberg,  2016

CURRENT: LA Water Drizzles Art Throughout LA, The Culture List, Jamie Costa,  2016

Must-See: Los Angeles Launches City-Wide Exhibits on Water, OUT, 2016

Here’s Where to Find LA’s Public Art Biennial This Summer, Curbed Los Angeles, Bianca Barragan,  2016

Current: LA, A New Public Art Biennial, KCET, Shana Nys Dambrot,  2016

Meet the Artists of the LA River Biennial Show, Curbed Los Angeles, Elija Chiland,  2016

Mayor Eric Garcetti Announces Artists for LA’s First Public Art Biennial to be Held this Summer, LA Times, Carolina Miranda,  2016

Come July, the LA River Will Become a Public Art Museum, LA Weekly, Gwynedd Stuart 2016

In San Francisco, Dedicated Locals and Tech Patrons Are Fueling an Art World Resurgence, Artsy Editorial, George Philip Lebourdais,  2016

Michael Parker’s Steam Work - Interview, Juxtopoz, Elicia Epstein,  2016

Michael Parker: Utopia in Steam, SFAQ International Arts and Culture, Leora Lutz, 2016

Audiences Strip off and Get Steamy, KQED, Chloe Veltman, 2016

Michael Parker 101, R.S.V.P. Los Angeles: The Project Series, Doug Harvey 2015

After Victor Papanek: The Future is Not What it Used To Be, Folio, Irene Tsatsos 2015

After Victor Papanek: The Future is Not What it Used To Be, Armory Press, Jeff Cain 2015

Designs for Real People’s Real Problems at the Armory, Los Angeles Times, Sharon Mizota 2015

Discoball Sauna Steams up Pasadena, Archpaper, Ian Besler  2015

Michael Parker at Human Resources, Art Review, Andrew Berardini 2015

This Performance Art Space Gives You a Reason, LA Weekly, Carol Cheh 2015

A Current Affair, Los Angeles Magazine, Carren Jao 2015

A Juicy Show by Michael Parker at HRLA, Los Angeles Times, Carolina Miranda 2015

Michael Parker, Juicework, Human Resources, Another Righteous Transfer, Carol Cheh 2015

Exhibition: Juicework, PARIS, LA, Evan Moffitt 2015

Only in LA: When Juicing Meets Contemporary Art, The Hundreds, Katie Rosenthal 2015

Con/Safos: Rafa Esparza’s Outdoor Art Space, KCET’s ArtBound, Carren Jao 2015

Juicework, a video doc of the first performance with Juicerinas, Small Medium Large 2015

Juicework, a video doc Jacob Hurwitz Goodman 2015

The Unfinished, a video doc by Clockshop 2014

Rafa Esparza / Elizabeth Sonenberg Interview, Notes on Looking, Geoff Tuck 2014

Roundhouse Shines: Conversations on the River, KCET’s ArtBound, Carren Jao 2014

Five Artsy Things to do in LA this Week, LA Weekly, Catherine Wagley 2014

The Future of the Unfinished Obelisk, KCET’s ArtBound, Julia Meltzer 2014

A Brief History of Public Art Along the LA River, KCET’s ArtBound, Allison Caruth 2014

The Unfinished: The Meaning of the Obelisk, KCET’s ArtBoundnd, Maggie Geoga 2014

The Unfinished: The Recumbent Site, KCET’s ArtBound, Anne Walsh 2014

What We Want is Free: Second Edition, “I Am A Citizen”, Elyse Mallouk 2014

 “Stuff You Can Kick”: Toward a Theory of Media Infrastructures, MIT Press, Lisa Parks 2014

Money in the Art World, from Kickstarter to Michael Ovitz, LA Weekly, Catherine Wagley 2013

“The Privilege Show” at Control Room, LA, San Francisco Arts Quarterly, Brigitte Grice 2013

Mobile Saunas: a compendium of modern, nomadic sweats, Karlis Otto Kalnins 2013

Sound, Scent and Steam: Michael Parker’s Steam Egg, ArtSlant, Andrew Berardini 2012

Why Utopia Now? Prism of Reality, feature conversation with Meghann McCrory 2012

Word is a Virus – New Releases in Artist Run Journals: PBS’s Art: 21 Blog, Carol Cheh 2012

Prism of Reality Launch at X-TRA at For Your Art, Notes on Looking, Geoff Tuck 2012

Sploring, i-o-i-p, graphic narrative by Mitchell Kane 2012

Art Contemporain: L.A. s’eveille, Le Figaro - Madame, Christelle Laffin 2012

Steam Season, PBS’s Art: 21 Blog, text by Lisa Anne Auerbach 2012

ArtBound’s Contours of Place, Fabrik Magazine, Aparna Bakhle-Ellis 2012

Steam Egg, KCET’s ArtBound, Episode 1, Season 1 2012

An Oral History of the Steam Egg, KCET’s ArtBound, text by Robby Herbst 2012

American Idol Meets Arts Journalism in KCET’s ArtBound, LA Weekly, Lenika Cruz 2012

Geography Lessons, Landfill Part 2, Possible Objects, Art Practical, by Elyse Mallouk 2011

Steam Egg, Public Fiction, the Church Issue by Lauren Mackler 2011

How to Survive, A-Z West Blog, Andrea Zittel 2011

How to Survive, Art Practical, Elyse Mallouk 2011

Saturday Book Review “Lineman”, Daylight Magazine, Curtis Hamilton 2011

Episode 295: Lisa Anne Auerbach and Michael Parker, Bad at Sports (Podcast) 2011

Arthood, Grant Whalquist 2010

Lineman, Temporary Services, Half Letter Press 2010

 

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