Publications

BOOKS AND EXHIBITION CATALOGS


Sabbath: The 2017 Dorothy Saxe Invitational, The Contemporary Jewish Museum, San Francisco, CA, 2017, ISBN: 978-0-9916411-5-4

Marking Space, exhibition catalog, essay by Jan Wurm, The Richmond Art Center, Richmond, CA, 2017

Lucy Puls [just you], exhibition catalog, Verge Center for the Arts, Edition One Books, Berkeley, CA, 2015, ISBN 978-0-692-51172-5

Stuffed: Stofftiere in der installativen Kunst, By Carmen Messmer, published by Dietrich Reimer Verlag GmbH, Berlin, 2015, ISBN 978-3-496-01535-2

Gillian Whiteley, Junk: Art and the Politics of Trash, I.B.Tauris Publishers, 2010, ISBN: 9781848854123 –HC, ISBN: 9781848854130 – paperback

Lucy Puls: However Often, exhibition catalog, essay by Laura Richard Janku, Stephen Wirtz Gallery, Edition One Books, Oakland, CA 2006

Not So Cute and Cuddly: Dolls and Stuffed Toys in Contemporary Art, Ulrich Museum of Art, Wichita, KS, 2003, ISBN 1-887883-04-5 

Susan Landauer, William Gerdts, and Patricia Trenton, the not-so still life: A Century of California Painting and Sculpture, University of California Press, Berkeley, CA, 2003, ISBN 0-520-23937-7

Epicenter: San Francisco Bay Area Art Now, by Mark Johnstone and Leslie Abound Holzman, Chronicle Books, 2002, ISBN 0-8118-3541-3

The Darker Side of Playland: Childhood Imagery from the Logan Collection, Essay by Heather Whitmore Jain, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, 2000

Wildlife, essays by Reesey Shaw and Jeff Kelley, California Center for the Arts Museum, 1994, ISBN 1-885088-00-0

Bad Girls, essays by Cheryl Dunye, Linda Goode Bryant, Marcia Tanner, and Marcia Tucker, Published by The New Museum of Contemporary Art, New York, NY, 1994

Lucy Puls, essays by Marcia Tanner and Jeff Kelley, Published by Stephen Wirtz Gallery, San Francisco, CA, 1994, Library of Congress Card Number: 94-069718

Images Transformed, Essay by Karen Tsujimoto, Published by the Oakland Museum, Oakland, CA, 1992

Formulation and Representation, Essay by Susan Edwards, Published by Hunter College Art Galleries, New York, NY, 1990

Southern Exposure: Not a Regional Exhibition, The Alternative Museum, New York, NY, 1985

Portrait of the South, Asheville Art Museum, Asheville, NC, 1984

REVIEWS, ARTICLES, AND ESSAYS

Loni Stark, Wanderlust: Exploring Nourish at the Napa Valley Museum (video feature) , October 1, 2015

Victoria Dalkey, Lucy Puls’ New Show Examines Consumer-World Castoffs, September 17, 2015

Justina Marino, Reimagined Histories: A Retrospective of the Work of Lucy Puls, September 14, 2015

Kim Beil, Relics, art ltd, January/February 2015

Catherine Nueva Espana, Relics at San Jose Institute of Contemporary Art, Jan 5, 2015

Joe Rosato Jr., NBC Bay Area, Exhibit Pays Homage to Departed Tech December 8, 2014

Kenneth Baker, See Anxiety Seep From a Multiplicity of Concepts San Francisco Chronicle, Section D, Page D2, April 27, 2013

Genevieve Quick, Geometria Concretus 4/1 ShotGun!: Art Practical, September 25, 2012

Glen Helfand, Geometria Concretus 4/1 ShotGun!: Art Practical, September 23, 2012

Maria Medua, Geometria Concretus – Lucy Puls September, 7, 2012

Michele Carlson, Zombie-Proof Houseartpractical.com, June 28, 2011

Barbara Morris, Lucy Puls, Artillery, Vol 5 Issue 3, Jan/Feb 2011

Tess Thackara, Lucy Puls – Repossessed: Brief Madness, Stretcher

Kenneth Baker, In Foreclosure Loses, Sculptor Sees Opening, San Francisco Chronicle, Page E2, November 20, 2010

Kristin Farr, Repossessed: Brief Madness and Colony at Electric Works, October 31, 2010

Clare Coppel, Repossessed: Lucy Puls, October 22, 2010

Stewart Oksenhorn, Connecting the Pots, The Aspen Times, Page B5-6, October 31, 2008

Tim Foster, Not Only, But Also: Lucy Puls in Sacramento, Midtown Monthly, pages 16-17, April 2008

Susan Wooldridge, Lucy Puls at CSU Chico, Artweek, page 14, Volume 39, Issue 1 February 2008

Kenneth Baker, Puls and Anderson at Wirtz, San Francisco Chronicle, Page E10, November 18, 2006

Barbara Morris, Image as Object at Mary Porter Sesnon Gallery, Artweek, p 14-15, Volume 37, Issue 4 May 2006

Glen Helfan, Lucy Puls, Artforum, XLIII, No. 10, Pages 330-331, Summer 2005

Laura Janku, Lucy Puls, Sculpture, pages 73-74, January/February 2004, Vol. 23, Number 1

Michael S. Gant, Candy Caning, Metro, February 12-18, 2004, Vol. 19, NO. 51

Dustin Parker, Let's Get Barbie Naked! , F5:AltArts: City Culture, October 30, 2003

Harry Roche, Lucy Puls at Stephen Wirtz Gallery,Artweek, pages 14-15, Volume 34, Issue 6, July/August 2003

Glen Helfan, Lucy Puls,Artforum Online, Critics Picks, May 16, 2003

Jesse Hamlin, Old Record Albums Echo in Puls' Work, San Francisco Chronicle, Pages D1 and D17, May 9, 2003

Berin Golonu, At The Galleries: Lucy Puls, Flash Art, page 48, Volume XXXIII, Number 213, Summer 2000

Amanda Jones, Block Party, Surface, Chaos Theory Issue, 2000, Number 24, Page 42

Sarah Coleman, Timekeepers at SF Camerawork, Artweek,pages 14-15, Volume 21,Issue 7/8, July/August 2000

Kenneth Baker, Lucy Puls’ “White Elephant, San Francisco Chronicle, page b1, February 26, 2000

Berin Golonu, Around the House: Women Artists Challenge Domestic Traditions, Artweek, pages 15-16, Sept 1999

David Hunt, Lucy Puls, Stephen Wirtz Gallery, Sculpture, pages 58-59, October 1998