In addition to my books, I have written about art and culture for publications such as the Globe and Mail, the Guardian, Frieze, Artforum, The Believer and others. The following is a select list of recent writing:
I Press Execute: Kate Bush Invented the Internet? an essay for Hazlitt, published April 7, 2020.
A review of Benjamin Moser’s Sontag: Her Life and Work published by C Magazine 146 (Spring 2020).
Gossip and the Reframing of a Canadian Painting Dynasty: a review of Carol Bishop-Gwyn’s Art and Rivalry: The Marriage of Mary and Christopher Pratt, published by MOMUS, 17 January 2020.
A Provisional Biennial Amid Istanbul’s Endless Restoration: a review of the 2019 Istanbul Biennial, published by MOMUS, 14 November 2019.
The First Toronto Biennial Uncovers the History of the City’s Shoreline: a review of the 2019 Toronto Biennial, published by Frieze, 11 October 2019.
A Year in Waiting: a look at culture in 2018, through the lens of two trips to Vancouver, published by Canadian Art, 27 December 2018.
Haunted Houses: a review of the 2018 SITE Santa Fe Biennial, published by Canadian Art, 24 October 2018.
In Toronto’s Don Valley a Public Art Project Exploring Work, Shelter and Sanctuary: a review of Gareth Long’s Travels with Two Donkeys in the Valley, published by Frieze, 20 July 2018.