Judy Fiskin: Selected Bibliography


McCulloh, Douglas, In the Sunshine of Neglect: Defining Photographs and Radical Experiments in inland Southern California, 1950 to the Present, Inlandia Institute, 2018, p.18, pp.24-37, 66, 289

Clearwater, Bonnie, Some Aesthetic Decisions: A Centennial Celebration of Marcel Duchamp's Fountain, Skira, 2017, pp. 48-49, plates 88-94

Butler, Connie, and Michael Ned Holte, Made in L.A. 2014, Prestel, 2014, pp. 50-55

Fiskin, Judy. "The End of Photography." in Made in L.A. 2014 Reader, Prestel, 2014, pp. 36-37

Heckert, Virginia, Some Aesthetic Decisions: The Photographs of Judy Fiskin, Getty Publications, 2011

Schimmel, Paul, et. al., Under the Big Black Sun: California Art, 1974-1981, Los Angeles, Prestel Publishing, 2011, pp. 150-151

Peabody, Recebba, et. al., Pacific Standard Time: Los Angeles Art, 1945-1980, Los Angeles, Getty Research Institute, 2011, p. 275

McGrew, Rebecca and Phillips, Glenn, It Happened at Pomona: Art at the Edge of Los Angeles, 1969-1973, Pomona College Museum of Art, 2011, pp. 282-287, 356

Kienholz, Lyn, L.A. Rising: SoCal Artists Before 1980, California/International Arts Foundation, 2010, p.185

Goldstein, Ann, et. al., This is Not to be Looked At, Highlights from the collection of the Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, MOCA Press, 2008, pp.98-99

Higa, Karin, Living Flowers: Ikebana and Contemporary Art, Japanese-American National Museum, 2009, pp.5, 44-45

Grenier, Catherine, ed., Los Angeles 1955 - 1985: Birth of an Art Capital, exhibition catalog from the Centre Pompidou, 2006, pp.251, 290-291

Rice, Mark, Through the Lens of the City: NEA Photography Surveys of the 1970's, University of Mississippi Press, 2005, pp.158, 165-58, 166, 192, 194

Fiskin, Judy, Some More Art, Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, 1992

Bartman, William, ed., Judy Fiskin, A.R.T. Press, Los Angeles, 1988. Essay by Christopher Knight. Interview with John Divola. 26 reproductions of work from 1973-1988
Christopher Knight's essay is reprinted in Last Chance for Eden, Art Issues Press, 1995, pp.56-58.
The interview is reprinted in Between Artists, Art Press, Los Angeles, 1996, pp.63-77

Fiskin, Judy, and Barnes, Dick. Thirty-one Views of San Bernardino. Los Angeles: Spectator Press, Pomona College, 1975



Pagel, David, "Judy Fiskin's funny, thought-provoking confessions of an iPhone addict" in Los Angeles Times, February 20, 2018.

Pagel, David, An Exhibition of One Work Only — I Was an iPhone Addict, Gallery Magazine, #233, April 2018, pp.22-29

Zellen, Jody, Judy Fiskin's Video Installation, I Was an iPhone Addict , Art and Cake, February 5, 2018

Smith, Roberta, Judy Fiskin: 'The End of Photography' and Selected Photographs, New York Times, October 25, 2012

Knight, Christopher, 'It Happened at Pomona' shows a brief, enduring period, Los Angeles Times, May 10, 2012

Finkel, Jori, It Speaks to Me: Judy Fiskin on Joe Deal, Los Angeles Times, August 10, 2011, section D, p.3

Knight, Christopher, Art review: Judy Fiskin at Angles Gallery, Los Angeles Times, March 12, 2010, section D, pp.16-17

Goldstein, Ann et. al., This is Not to be Looked at: Highlights from the Permanent Collection of the Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angles, MOCA Press, pp.98-99

Leingre, Guillaume, Love film, love camera, Le Silo blog, http://lesilo.blogspot.com/2008/02/love-film-love-camera.html

Bedford, Christopher, Judy Fiskin at Angles Gallery, Art in America, October 2007, p. 220

-----, Judy Fiskin at Angles Gallery, Afterall Online, June 8, 2007

Pagel, David, Farewell to an art, to an era, Los Angeles Times, April 13, 2007, section E, p.20

Tumlir, Jan, Sci-Fi Historicism Part 2: Desertshore, FlashArt, Vol. XL No. 254, May-June 2007, pp.118-121

Tumlir, Jan, Judy Fiskin, Artforum, April 2004, p.165

Freeman, Tommy, Judy Fiskin at Angles Gallery, Artweek, April 2004, vol. 35, issue 3, p. 22

Teffinger, Stephen, TABLES; Serious About Settings In 26 Fraught Minutes, New York Times, March 11, 2004

Myers, Holly, Set the Table? Let us count the ways, Los Angeles Times, January 30, 2004, section E, p.25

Myers, Holly, This Show is Not Just Kids’ Stuff, Los Angeles Times, December 19, 2001, Calendar, pp.1-2

Freudenheim, Susan, The Getty’s Link to the Living, Los Angeles Times, March 5, 2000, Calendar, p.1

Harvey, Doug, Departures: 11 Artists at the Getty, LA Weekly, March 10-16, pp.37-38.

Knight, Christopher, Art Reviews, Los Angeles Times, December 15, 2000, Calendar, p.6

Littlejohn, David, Hilltop Invitational, The Wall Street Journal, April 25, 2000, Sec.A, p.22

Pagel, David, Fresh Riffs on a Theme, Los Angeles Times, March 1, 2000, Calendar, pp.1,7-8

Best Bets, Los Angeles Times, December 3, 1998, Calendar, p.2

Schwabsky, Barry, Super 8 Grows Up With a Festival of Its Own, New York Times, February 8, 1998, p.12

Greene, David A., Sight Unscene: The Virtual World of Judy Fiskin, Los Angeles Reader, November 4, 1994, vol. 17, no.4, p.14

Kandel, Susan, Fiskin's Transcendental Photographs, Los Angeles Times, October 27, 1994, Section F, p.4

Drohojowska-Philp, Hunter, The Pleasure Posture, Art Issues, November/December 1993, pp.20-23

Tager, Alisa, Judy Fiskin at MOCA, Lapiz, no.91, February 1993, p.72

Drohowjowska, Hunter, Let's Get Small, Los Angeles Times, CALENDAR, November 15, 1992, pp.9, 88-89

Fuller, Gregory, Kitsch-Art: Wie Kitsch zur Kunst wird, Dumont Buchverlag, Cologne, 1992, pp. 25,27,47ff.

Goldberg, Vicki, 7,000 Pictures Are Better than One, New York Times, August 23, 1992, pp.25,30

Curtis, Cathy, Fiskin's Art Can Be Put in a Box, Los Angeles Times, April 23, 1991, Section F, pp.1,3

Gipe, Lawrence, Judy Fiskin, FlashArt, vol.24 n.158, May/June 1991, p.142

Hagen, Charles, The Encyclopedic Eye: Photography as Drawing, Aperture no.125, Fall 1991, pp.56-71, reproductions p.60

Kandel, Susan, The Tiny Photographs of Judy Fiskin, Art Issues, no. 16, February/March 1991, pp.16-19. Cover photograph.

Myers,Terry R., Judy Fiskin, Arts, April 1991, p.82

Schotttlaender, Sherri, Direct from Daddy's Den: Judy Fiskin at Asher/Faure, Artweek, vol.22, no.4, January 31, 1991, p.13

Spector, Buzz, Judy Fiskin, Artforum, April, 1991, pp.132-3

Gerstler, Amy, Judy Fiskin at Newspace, Art Issues, no.3, April 1989, p.251

Pincus, Robert L., Judy Fiskin: Some Questions of Aesthetics, Visions, Winter 1989, pp.10-13

Selwyn, Marc, Judy Fiskin, Newspace, Los Angeles, Flash Art, no.145, March/April 1989, p.117

McDarrah, Fred, Voice Centerfold, Village Voice, March 5, 1985, p.73

Armstrong, Richard, Judy Fiskin's Photographs, Journal: Southern California Art Magazine, September-October 1979, p.27.
Reprinted in Journal: Southern California Art Magazine, vol.4, no.40, December 1984, p.5

Relyea, Lane, Pick of the Week, L. A. Weekly, November 23-29, 1984, p.117

Clothier, Peter, Judy Fiskin at Newspace, Art in America, April 1983, p.189

Hugunin, James R., Hey Judy! Let's Went, Frequently Rejected Essays, 1983, pp.24-31

Armstrong, Richard, Judy Fiskin, `Long Beach Series', L.A. Institute of Contemporary Art, and `More Stucco', Otis-Parsons Art Gallery, Artforum, May 1982, pp.90-91

Berland, Dinah, Dingbats Find a Place in Art, Los Angeles Times, December 19, 1982, Calendar Section, p.108

Danieli, Fidel, Judy Fiskin at LAICA, Images and Issues, Spring 1982, p.92

Knight, Christopher, Fiskin's Witty Photos Spotlight L. A. Apartment Buildings, Los Angeles Herald Examiner, December 15, 1982, sec.C, p.1



Santa Monica Review, Fall 2008, Cover.

Metropolis, November 2002, p.114. Reproductions from Dingbat

Afterimage, January 1983, p.23. Reproduction from Dingbat

Afterimage, January 1981, p.31. Reproduction from Long Beach

Art & Design, vol.11, 11/12, 1996, Profile no.51, Art and the Home, guest editor David Greene, pp.62- 69. Portfolio of eight photographs from various series.

Arts and Architecture, vol.3, no.3, 1984, pp.43-46. Reproductions from Dingbat

Framework, vol.4, no.2, 1991, p.23

Gerstler, Amy and Smith, Alexis. Past Lives, 1989 . Photograph produced specifically for this artist's book, p.1

Journal: Southern California Art Magazine, June 1974, cover photograph

L. A. Magazine, July 15, 1972, pp.16-20. Reproductions from Stucco

Lingo 4, 1995, pp.158-159. Reproductions from Dingbat

Los Angeles Times Magazine, Cover photograph, September 5, 1993

Moore, Alan, New Voices, Artforum, December 1974, p.63. Reproduction from Stucco

Morris, Jan, L.A. Turnoff, Rolling Stone, July 1, 1976, p.30. Reproductions from Stucco

OFFRAMP, vol.1, #3, Fall 1990, pp.26-31. Reproductions from My Trip to New York

OVERSIGHT, Spring 1990, pp.20-21. Reproductions from Jersey Shore

Paris Review, Spring, 1989, no.110., pp.61-73. Portfolio of 12 photographs from Portraits of Furniture

SPECTACLE: A Field Journal from Los Angeles, #5/6, Fall 1986, p.43. Reproductions from Stucco

STROLL, November-December-January, 1986-1987, pp. 20-21. Portfolio from Dingbat

ZYZZYVA, Vol.IV, No.4, Winter 1988. Reproductions from Portraits of Furniture



If I Ran the NEA, Los Angeles Times, March 1, 2009, Section F, p.6.

Trompe l'Oeil for Our Time, Art Issues, November/December 1995, pp.27-29.

Scenes from a Censorship Zone, Los Angeles Times, April 17, 1993, Section F, p.1,3

Borges, Stryker, Evans: The Sorrows of Representation, Views: The Journal of Photography in New England, vol. 9, no. 2, Winter 1988, pp.2-6 Reprinted in Multiple Views: Logan Grant Essays on Photography, 1983-1989, University of New Mexico Press, 1991, pp.247-69

On 'TV Generations', Journal: Southern California Art Magazine, vol.6, no.46, Spring, 1987 p.11


AWARDS (See Videography for video awards)

Los Angeles Printmaking Society Purchase Award
Grunwald Center for the Graphic Arts
Armand Hammer Museum, Los Angeles

L.A. Center for Photographic Studies
Distinguished Career in Photography

National Endowment for the Arts
Individual Artist's Grant in Photography

Reva and David Logan Grant for New Writing on Photography. Administered by the
Photographic Resource Center, Boston University.

National Endowment for the Arts
Photography Survey Grant



1977 – Present
Photography and Media Faculty
California Institute of the Arts, Valencia, California

1979 – 1984
Associate Dean, School of Art
California Institute of the Arts, Valencia, California

Co-director, Womanspace Gallery, Los Angeles, California

1969 – 70
Compiled and edited the journals of Richard Neutra