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ON THE SWAP

Interview with Brainard Carey for Yale University Radio, Nov. 4, 2016

Eric Clément, Biennale de Montréal : la voie de Michael Blum in La Presse, January 6, 2017 (in French)



ON REMORIAL ARNHEM

Interview with Brainard Carey for Yale University Radio, Nov. 4, 2016

Martijn Brugman, Theo, de Gelderlander, June 4, 2016 (in Dutch)



ON NOTRE HISTOIRE || OUR HISTORY

Interview with Marie Lavorel in Museologies vol. 7, num. 2, 2015 (in French)

Jean-Philippe Uzel in esse, arts + opinions # 83, Winter 2015, p. 60-63 (French and English)

Emily Falvey in Canadian Art, Winter 2015, p. 150

John Pohl, A Warped Reflection of Identity, The Montreal Gazette, 05.09.2014

Nicolas Mavrikakis, Culture cherche pays ou pays cherche culture ?, Le Devoir, 05-06.09.2014 (in French)

Jeanette Kelly, Finding the Funny in Quebec and Canadian Identity Crisis on Daybreak, CBC, Sept. 2014



ON EXODUS 2048 
Miri Stern interviewed by Lotte Mueller, in Voice of the Buurt, Rotterdam, 20.03.2068 
Town Hall Meeting, New York, Project 9
Robin Cembalest, Here and There. A 'Galutian' Manifesto, in Nextbook.org, 24.02.2009
Jaisal Noor, Artists Juxtapose a World of Dispossession, in The Indypendent, New York, 27.02.2009


ON CAPE TOWN - STOCKHOLM (ON THEMBO MJOBO) 
Interview with Magdalena Malm, April 2007 
In booklet published on the occasion of the book launch, Mobile Art Production, Stockholm, 2007
English  Swedish

On mobileartproduction.se :

Anders Karnell, The man in the darkened cinema speaks in a dry, calm voice, 2007

Magdalena Malm, The Artwork Determines the Medium, 2007



ON CIAO GHATOUL 

Eva Prouteau, Press release of exhibition at FRAC des pays de la Loire, Nantes/F (in French)

Galit Eilat, You Are A Cannon, in catalogue FRAC des pays de la Loire, Nantes/F (in Arabic, Hebrew, English and French)


ON LIPPMANN, ROSENTHAL & CO. 
Marinus de Ruiter, The Concept of Truth Is Something Very Flexible Anyway, in Amsterdam Weekly, Apr. 6, 2006 

Interview with Defne Ayas, July 2006 
Published in Mercury In Retrograde catalogue, De Appel, Amsterdam, 2007 
and in Art-ist, Istanbul, 2006 (in Turkish)
English  Turkish


ON THE THREE FAILURES 

Miklos Erhardt in Revolution is not a Garden-Party catalogue, Manchester Metropolitan University, 2007
Viestarts Gailitis, Triskarsa izgasanas, in Diena, Riga/LV, 25.05.2006 (in Latvian)




ON A TRIBUTE TO SAFIYE BEHAR 

Esra Sarigedik in 9th Istanbul Biennial catalogue, 2005 (in English and Turkish)

Mahmut Hamsici, Ataturk'un sevgilisi Safiye, in Radikal, Istanbul, 28.08.2005 (in Turkish) 

Elena Crippa in e-cart, March 2006

Interview with Nusret Polat, in PLATO # 2, Istanbul, Nov-Dec 2005 (in English and Turkish)

Carrie Lambert-Beatty, Make-Believe: Parafiction and Plausibility, in October # 129 (Summer 09), MIT Press, p. 51-84





ON MONUMENT TO THE BIRTH OF THE 20TH CENTURY 

Stella Rollig, Stich ins Herz der Linzer Finsternis / A Stab in the Heart of Linz's Lethargy, in Wochenzeitung, Zurich, 01.04.2004
Re-printed in Monument To The Birth Of The 20th Century, Revolver Verlag, Frankfurt, 2005 
German  English
Interview with Steven Nyanga, London, September 2004 
Published in English and German in Monument To The Birth Of The 20th Century, Revolver Verlag, Frankfurt, 2005 
Published in Croatian by WHW in Galerijske Novine # 10, Zagreb, July 2006
English  German  Croatian 


ON LA DERNIERE BREVE

Corinne Charpentier, Nowhere Better Than This Place, in La derniere breve, Revolver Verlag, Frankfurt, 2005
French  English 
Conversation Michael Blum / Francis Kochert, in La derniere breve, Revolver Verlag, Frankfurt, 2005
French  English


ON 17 AANDBLOEM STREET 

Lin Sampson, Talking With The Black Noise Guys, column in The Sunday Times/SA, 30.11.2003 


Iain Louw's response 

Ruti Direktor, excerpt from Untitled Stories, in Storytellers catalogue, Haifa University Gallery/IL, 2006 



ON THE THREE PHILOSOPHERS 

Katrin Steffen, The Three Philosophers, in New Media catalogue, MNAM-Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris, 2007 
Copyright Editions du Centre Pompidou, Paris, 2007
French  German
Bill Arning in Influence, Anxiety & Gratitude catalogue, MIT List Visual Arts Center, Cambrige, MA., 2003




ON HOMO OECONOMICUS 

Larissa Dryansky, Homo Oeconomicus, in cat. Festival Photo & Video, Biarritz/F, 2006 (in French)




ON MY SNEAKERS AND MORE

Charles Esche in CREAM 3, Phaidon Press, London, 2003