Brian Bress

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Press

Bloom, Rebecca. "Star Tech! Meet Five L.A. Artists Who are Sparking an Avant-Digital Revolution," Los Angeles Confidential, Summer 2017, Issue 3, p. 46, (excerpt).
Berardini, Andrew. "Brian Bress's "In Lieu of Flowers Send Memes," ArtAgenda, June 9, 2017, (excerpt).
Zellen, Jody. "Brian Bress: "In Lieu of Flowers Send Memes" at Cherry and Martin," Art and Cake, May 25, 2017.
Barton, Dave. "The Human Condition is Explained in OCMA's 'Make Your Own Friends'," OC Weekly, October 26, 2016.
Goldner, Liz. "OCMA: Brian Bress," Artillery, October 12, 2016.

Khalid, Sadia. "Alum creates absurdist video installation to covey love to cartoon." Daily Bruin, September 28, 2016.
Watson, Denise. “Norfolk native Brian Bress brings his video-based work back home to the Chrysler Museum of Art,” The Virginian Pilot, September 13, 2016.
Smith, Hillary. "Norfolk native will showcase video art in Chrysler Museum." Southside Daily, August 16, 2016 (online).

Hegert, Natalie. “Brian Bress and Friends: On Video and Objects, Illusion and Empathy,” MutualArt.com, October 7, 2015
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Hill, Scotti. “New Brian Bress Exhibit at UMFA Escapes Classification To Create Unique Experience,” Deseret News, September 26, 2015
Zhou, Kathy. “Go, Find And Make Your Own Friends: Brian Bress @ UMFA,” Slug Magazine, September 21, 2015.
Means, Sean P. “Mixing New Art of Brian Bress with Classics at UMFA,” The Salt Lake Tribune, September 17th, 2015

Cheh, Carol. “Profile: Brian Bress,” Art Ltd., September, 2015
Schwendener, Martha. “Review: The 2015 Armory Show Overlaps History and Cultures,” New York Times, March 5, 2015
Ripley, Deborah. “Armory Roundup: Contemporary Artists Speak to the History of Abstraction,” Forbes, March 6, 2015.
Berardini, Andrew. “Brian Bress: You Can’t Sleep On A Door,” ArtReview (January/February 2015), p. 139
Kurchanova, Natasha. “Brian Bress: ‘I Come To Video With The Agenda of a Painter,’” Studio International, December, 19, 2014.
Pagel, David. “Around the Galleries: A Gentle, Subtle Allure,” Los Angeles Times, Friday, December 19, 2014, p. D15
Leonardo, Kathy. "Brian Bress Creates Art In Action At Cherry & Martin." Santa Monica Mirror (Online), November 28, 2014

Wagley, Catherine. “5 Artsy Things To Do In LA This Week, Including A Dog With A Pink Leg,” (Excerpt) LA Weekly, November 25, 2014
Albertini, Rosanna. “Leaden With Sleep,” albertini2014.wordpress.com, August 31, 2014.
Vankin, Deborah. “Another Cats Show at 356 Mission is all about fun with felines,” Los Angeles Times, August 20, 2014, p. D3.
Martinez, Alanna. "5 Artists to Watch at Paris Photo LA's Solo Booths", BlouinArtInfo, April 25, 2014, (online).
Nys Dambrot, Shana. “SoCal Represents at Paris Photo L.A. 2014: Brian Bress” (excerpt), KCET Artbound, April 24, 2014.
Frank, Priscilla. “10 Contemporary Photographers Who Are Pushing The Boundaries Of Their Medium.” The Huffington Post, April 11, 2014.
Gonzalez, Rita and Erin Wright. “On View at the Stark Bar: Brian Bress’s Idiom (Brian, Raffi, Britt),” Unframed The LACMA Blog, December 24, 2013.
Ed. “Top 10 L.A. Artists Coveted by Hollywood,” The Hollywood Reporter, November 4, 2013, (online).
Zellen, Jodie, “Exhibitions Reviewed and Previewed,” ArtScene, September 2013, pp. 26-27.
Wullschlager, Jackie. “Critics Choice: ʻThe Scandalized Maskʼ,Financial Times, June 15, 2013.
Woodard, Josef. “The Art That Was, and Continues to Be,”
Scene Magazine, December 28, 2012- January 3, 2013, pp. 46- 47.
Cotton, Charlotte. Photography is Magic!. exhibition catalog, Daegu Photo Biennale 2012, pp. 48- 51.

Smith, Sarah-Neel. “Brian Bress: Childrenʼs TV shows and trompe lʼoeil,” Frieze, June-August 2012, no 148, p. 170- 171.
Diehl, Travis. “Brian Bress,” Artforum, April 2012, vol. 50, no. 8, p. 220.
Jecu, Marta. “Meet Los Angeles- Based Artist and Filmmaker Brian Bress,” Kaleidoscope, Spring 2012, Issue 14. p. 42.
Zellen, Jody. "Brian Bress," Artillery, March 2012.
Berardini, Andrew. "Brian Bress," Art Review, March 2012, Issue 57, pp. 126-127.
Harvey, Doug. “Brian Bress,” Art in America, March 2012.
Washburn, Stephanie. "Glimpses: Octopi and Other Loves, an Interview with Brian Bress," Zócalo Public Square, February 24, 2012.
 
Shaw, Michael. "Continuing and Recommended," ArtScene, February 20, 2012.
Yue, Genevieve. "Brian Bress," Artforum CRITIC'S PICKS, January 30, 2012.
Plagens, Peter. "The Edge of a New Frontier," The Wall Street Journal, January 24, 2012.
Wagley, Catherine. "Brian Bress' Wacky Videos Starring Scary Puppets and Gene Kelly," L.A. Weekly, January 19, 2012.
Pagel. David. "The Piercing Eye of the Camera," Los Angeles Times, January 12, 2012.
Wagley, Catherine. "Eight Reasons Why L.A. Art Is the Way It Is," L.A. Weekly, September 22, 2011.
Bennett, Lennie. "Videos intrigue, inform in 'Stagecraft' at the USF Contemporary Art Museum," St. Petersberg Times, tampabay.com, Sunday, August 28, 2011.
Berardini, Andrew. "Memoirs of Ourselves Watching TV: The Disconcerningly Real Works of Brian Bress," Mousse, Issue 27, January 11, 2011.
Hohmann, Silke. “Fraulein Wurst unter Palmen,” MONOPOL, December 2, 2010.
Tarley, Phil. "Los Angeles Takes the Show," Fabrik.com, December 2010.
Berardini, Andrew. “Playing at Work: Interview with Brian Bress,” ARTslant, November 2010.
Landes, Jennifer. "Pop Goes the Underground," The East Hampton Star, September 23, 2010.
Johnson, Ken. "The Allure of the Homespun in the Maw of the Digital Age," The New York Times, September 2, 2010.
Parks, Steve. "No soup cans in this Pop Art," Long Island Newsday, August 11, 2010.
"'Underground Pop" exhibition opens at Parrish Art Museum," The East Hampton Press andThe Southampton Press, August 10, 2010. 
"'Underground Pop' New Exhibition at Parrish Art Museum," Hamptons.com, August 2, 2010. Campagnola, Sonia. "Brian Bress," FlashArt.com, December 10, 2009.
Taubman, Lara. "Endless Summer," artnet, October 15, 2009.
Berardini, Andrew. "PICKS: Brian Bress," Artforum.com, October 1, 2009.
Pagel, David. "Brian Bress tells a story slowly and well," Los Angeles Times, September 25, 2009, p. D23.
Harvey, Doug. "Snips and Snails: Let The Fall Art Season Begin!", LA Weekly, September 10-16, 2009.
Krasinski, Jennifer. "Studio Visit: Behind the Scenes With Brian Bress," ArtinAmerica.com, September 9, 2009.
Berardini, Andrew. "Young L.A. Performers," Style and the Family Tunes, Issue 123, March 2009.
Bedford, Christopher. “Against the Grain,” Frieze, issue 119, Nov-Dec 2008.
Ollman, Leah. “A Show’s Artists in a State of Unrest,” Los Angeles Times, August 8, 2008.
Standish, Maude. "Brian Bress," Glitterati Magazine, No. 3, Summer 2008, p.30.
Taft, Catherine. Califorinia Video: Artists and Histories, Getty Publications, May 2008, pp. 54-57.
Ivison, Tim. “Brian Bress”, UBER / Ten by Ten, May 5, 2007.
Ollman, Leah. “Ambiguity is essence of 'Beyond Image,” Los Angeles Times, April 14, 2007, p. E8.
Holte, Michael Ned. Reviews: Los Angeles, Brian Bress, Artforum, March 2007, pp.325-326.
Roth, Charlene. ‘Naïve Set Theory: Brian Bress, Julie Lequin, Jennifer Sullivan and Ami Tallman’ at Cirrus Gallery, Artweek January-February 2007, p. 21.
Dawson, Jessica. “A California 'Landslide' Cascades Into Addison/Ripley” Washington Post, December 23, 2006.
Kennon, Brian. "Television could be much better: Brian Bress," NY Arts Magazine, November–December 2006, p. 40.
Russel, Christopher. “Kennon’s Cannons, Labor of Love Begets Publishing House”, Artillery, Novemeber 2006, pp.22.
Register, Craig. “Sometimes You Are Just A Hat”, RC News, Fall 2006, p.13.
Myers, Holly. "The master and his followers," Los Angeles Times, March 31, 2006, p. E 25.
Taft, Catherine. “Rough Trade” Critics’ Picks, Artforum.com, May 2006.
Harvey, Doug. "State of Emergence, Undiscovered cracks in the art-world infrastructure: a catalog," LA Weekly, October 28, 2005, pp.46-47.
Frank, Peter. “Magic Show: curated by Brian Bress”, Artcircles.org, AC #3, Winter 2004-2005
Camper, Fred. “Anti-Spacesuit: The Dirty Future”, Chicago Reader, pp.33, September 5, 2003.
“Two Scenes From a Party”, Cover image, Chicago Review, Volume 49, Number 1, Spring 2003.
Susman, Gary. “Spike and Mike’s Sick and Twisted Festival of Animation”, Village Voice, January 27, 1999.