Sprüth Magers Berlin London
Books and Catalogues


2013 McCall, Anthony / Anne M. Wagner: ‘1970s Works on Paper’, Sean Kelly, Sprüth Magers Berlin London, Galerie Thomas Zander, Verlag der Buchhandlung Walther König, Berlin, Germany.

2012 Elcott, Noam: ‘Anthony McCall: Five Minutes of Pure Sculpture’, Nationalgalerie im Hamburger Bahnhof, Walther König, Berlin, Germany.

2009 Foster, Hal: ‘Breath [The Vertical Works]’, Hangar Bicocca, Milan, Italy.

2009 Moinard, David: ‘Estuaire 2009: Le Paysage, l’Art et le Fleuve’, Revue 303, France.

2009 Lageira, Jacinto: ‘La Ligne par sa Disparition’, In: ‘Le Dessin Hors Papier’, Arts et Monde Contemporain.

2008 Brougher, Kerry / Gordon, Kelly: ‘The Cinema Effect: Illusion, Reality, and the Moving Image’ Hirshhorn Museum / D. Giles Ltd, USA.

2009 Leighton, Tanya (ed.): ‘Art and the Moving Image: A Critical Reader’, Tate Publishing, London. 2008.

2007 Michelon, Olivier: ‘Anthony McCall: Elements for a Retrospective 1972-1979 / 2003’, Serpentine Gallery, Musée de Rochechouart and Monografik Editions, Paris, France.

2007 Schor, Gabrielle (ed.): ‘Held Together with Water: Art from the Sammlung Verbund’, Hatje Cantz, Germany. pp. 396.

2006 Curtis, David (ed.): ‘A History of Artists’ Film and Video in Britain, 1897-2004’ British Film Institute, London.

2006 Hatfield, Jackie (ed.): ‘Experimental Film and Video: An Anthology’ John Libbey Publishing, UK.

2006 Michaud, Philippe-Alain: ‘The Movement of Images’, Centre Pompidou, Paris.

2005 Eamon, Christopher (ed): ‘Anthony McCall: The Solid Light Films and Related Works’, Northwestern University Press & New Art Trust, Illinois. Steidl, Germany.

2004 Iles, Chrissie / Momin, Shamim M. / Singer, Debra: ‘Whitney Biennial 2004’ (exhibition catalogue), Whitney Museum of American Art / Harry Abrams, New York.

2004 Legg, Helen (ed.): ‘Anthony McCall: Film Installations’, Mead Gallery, The University of Warwick, UK.

2003 Altstatt, Rosanne / Sausmikat, Ralf: ‘Turbulent Screen: The Structural Movement in Film and Video’, Edith-Russe-Haus für Medienkunst / Revolver, Oldenburg.

2003 Michalka, Matthias (ed.): ‘X-Screen: Film Installations and Actions in the 1960’s and 1970’s’, Museum Moderner Kunst Stiftung Ludwig Wien, Vienna.

2001 Iles, Chrissie: ‘Into the Light: The Projected Image in American Art 1964–977’, Whitney Museum of American Art / Harry Abrams, New York.

1996 Bouhours, Jean-Michel (ed.): ‘L’Art of Mouvement: Collection Cinématographique du Musée National d’Art Moderne 1919– 1996’, Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris. pp. 262–63.

1992 MacDonald, Scott: ‘A Critical Cinema II’, (interview), University of California Press, Berkeley. pp. 157–74.

1978 Sitney, P. Adams (ed.): ‘The Avant-Garde Film: A Reader of Theory and Criticism’, New York University Press, New York. pp. 250–54.

1976 Dusinberre, Deke: ‘The Festival of Expanded Cinema’, Institute of Contemporary Arts, London.

1976 Hanhardt, John: ‘The Medium Viewed. In A History of the American Avant-Garde Cinema’, American Federation of Arts, New York.


Articles and reviews


2013 Heinrich, Kaspar: ‘Lichtprojekt “Crossing the Elbe”’, Spiegel, Online, 20 March

2013 Herd, Colin: ‘Enlightened Spaces’, Aesthetica, Issue 51, February/March, pp. 52-57.

2013 Miller, Michael H.: ‘Shine On: Anthony McCall Dusts Off His Career and Heads Back to the Spotlight’, GalleristNY, Online, 20 February

2013 Oehrlein, Josef: ‘Willkommen im Zeitmaschinenraum’, Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung, no 236, 11 October, p. 36.

2013 Schmidt, Kristin: ‘Anthony McCall – Physisch erlebbare Lichtbahnen’, Kunst Bulletin, no 7-8, July-August, pp. 30-33.

2012 Arend, Ingo: ‘Auflösen in Licht’, TAZ, 21/22 April, p. 16.

2012 Exhibition of early performance films by Anthony McCall on view at Sprüth Magers Berlin, Artdaily, Online, 2 May

2012 Haas, Daniel: ‘Einleuchtend anders’, Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung, no. 136, 14 Juni, p. 36.

2012 McCall, Anthony: ‘Wie haben Sie das gemacht, Anthony McCall?’ Monopol, May, pp. 22-23.

2012 Meixner, Christiane: ‘Licht werfen’, Der Tagesspiegel, no. 21315, 26 April, p. 27.

2012 Müller, Hans-Joachim: ‘Diesseits der Stille’, Welt am Sonntag, no. 22, 27 May, p. 50.

2012 Richart, Laura: ‘Anthony McCall: ‘The Long Shadow of Ambient Light’, Oxford Art Journal, issue 35 (2), pp. 251-283.

2012 Schreiber, Daniel: ‘Die Kunst des Glaubens’, Cicero Magazine, June, pp. 104-6.

2011 Coburn, Tyler: ‘Anthony McCall’, Art Review, Jan/Feb, pp. 78-83.

2011 Januszczak, Waldemar: ‘Hit me with those laser beams’, The Sunday Times, 13 March, p. 12

2011 Michaud, Philippe-Alain: ‘The Geometric Cinema of Anthony McCall’, October 137, Summer

2009 Comer, Stuart (ed.): ‘Film and Video Art’, Tate Publication.

2009 Rougè, Bertrand / Beaufort, Charlotte: ‘Entretien avec Anthony McCall, Brume et lumière’, Figures de l’Art No 17, 1 November.

2009 Smaldone, Andrew: ‘Anthony Mcall Breath (The Vertical Works)’, Art Review, no 33, p. 144.

2008 Beghin, Cyril: ‘Anthony McCall en Pleine Lumiere’, Cahiers de Cinema.

2008 Smith, Dan: ‘Horizontality’, Art Monthly, no. 315, April, pp. 5-8.

2008 Zoller, Maxa: ‘Anthony McCall – In the How’, Sculpture, September, pp. 32-37.

2007 Bobka, Vivian: ‘Eye, Gaze, Screen: Anthony McCall’, Texte zur Kunst, no 68, December.

2007 Bonnet, Frédéric: ‘Aujourd’hui, j’ai Découvert les Vagues Ondulantes’, Le Journal des Arts, Numéreo 264, 7-20 September, p. 15.

2007 Coburn, Tyler: ‘The Odd Couple: Anthony McCall & Imi Knoebel’, Art Review, no 12, pp. 36.

2007 Dorment, Richard: ‘Dazzlingly Brilliant’, Daily Telegraph, December 4, p. 27.

2007 Januszczak, Waldemar: ‘Anthony McCall at the Serpentine’, Times Online, December 30.

2007 Lequeux, Emmanuelle: ‘Quand la Lumière Prend Corps’, Le Monde, August 5-6, p. 17.

2007 Lubbock, Tom: ‘Let there be Light’, The Independent, December 3, pp. 12-13.

2007 Winston, Helena: ‘Anthony McCall’, ArtUS, May/June, p. 61.

2006 Baker, George: ‘Film Beyond It’s Limits’, Grey Room, no 25, Fall, pp. 92-125.

2006 Godfrey, Mark: ‘Light Years’ (Interview), Frieze, issue 99, May, pp. 124-129.

2005 Ellard, Graham / Johnstone, Stephen: ‘Anthony McCall’s Miniature in Black and White’, 1+1+1, issue 2, Summer, p. 6.

2004 Azoury, Philippe, / Élisabeth Lebovici: ‘McCall, L’âmelight’, Liberation, October 1, pp. 31-32.

2004 McCall, Anthony: ‘Anthony McCall Talks About His Solid Light Films’, Artforum, XLII, no 10, Summer, pp. 218-219.

2004 White, Ian: ‘ All that is solid melts into air’, Art Review, no 4, pp. 47.

2003 Goodeve, Thyrza Nichols / Bruno, Giuliana: ‘The Mobile Muse’, Parkett, no 66, Winter, pp. 6–10.

2003 McCall, Anthony: ‘Line Describing a Cone and Related Films’, October, no 103, Winter, pp. 42–62.

2003 Michaud, Philippe-Alain: ‘Line Light: Le Cinéma Géométrique de Anthony McCall’, Les Cahiers du Musée Nationale d’Art Moderne, no 85, Autumn, pp. 78–89.

2003 Roundtable featuring Baker, George / Buckingham, Matthew / Foster, Hal / Iles, Chrissie /  McCall, Anthony / Turvey, Malcolm: ‘The Projected Image in Contemporary Art’, October, no 104, Spring, pp. 71–96.

2003 Walley, Jonathan: ‘The Material of Film and the Idea of Cinema’, October, no 103, Winter, pp. 15–30.

2002 Princenthal, Nancy: ‘Illuminations for a Dark Place’, Art in America, March, pp. 96-101.

2002 Viveros-Fauné, Christian: ‘Into the Light’, New York Press, January 16–22, p. 27.

2001 Hoberman, J: ‘Celestial Events’, Village Voice, November 13, p. 109.

1981 McCall, Anthony: ‘Sigmund Freud’s Dora?’, Screen 22, pp. 73–79.

1979 Carroll, Noel: ‘The Soho Syndrome’, (Interview with Anthony McCall and Andrew Tyndall), Soho Weekly News, August 30, pp. 38-48.

1979 MacDonald, Scott: ‘The Cinema Audience: Some New Perspectives’, Film Criticism, no 3, Spring, pp. 32–40.

1978 McCall, Anthony / Tyndall, Andrew: ‘Nostalgia: A Film by Hollis Frampton’ (Unpublished manuscript).

1978 McCall, Anthony: ‘Sixteen Working Statements’, Millennium Film Journal, no 1, Spring–Summer, pp. 29–37.

1978 Rich, B. Ruby: ‘Light for Light’s Sake’, Chicago Reader, no 7, January.

1977 Dasgupta, Gautam: ‘Interview: Anthony McCall: Formalist Cinema and Politics’, Performing Arts Journal, no 3, p. 51-61.

1976 Curtis, David: ‘Festival of Expanded Cinema’, Studio International, no 191, March, p. 211.

1997 Michelson, Annette / Sitney, P. Adams: ‘A Conversation on Knokke and the Independent Filmmaker’, Artforum, no 13, May, pp. 63–66.

1975 Dusinberre, Deke: ‘On Expanding Cinema’, Studio International, no 190, Nov/Dec, pp. 220-24.

1975 Rayns, Tony: ‘Exprmntl 5: Line Describing an Impasse’, Sight and Sound, no 44, Spring, pp. 78–80.

1974 LeGrice, Malcolm: ‘Line Describing a Cone’, Studio International, no 187, February, pp. 82-83.

1973 Ehrenberg, Felipe: ‘On Conditions’, Art and Artists, no 7, June, pp. 39–43.