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Simone Leigh



curator's notes/statement




Studio Visit profile in STUDIO Magazine: The Studio Museum of Harlem, Fall 2009,
Written by Uri McMillan

Introducing Simone Leigh, Modern Painters, November, 2008, by Quinn Latimer,

Art Review, “Collective Strangeness in Hartford” The New York Times, December 21, 2008, Benjamin Gennochio

Art in Review, “The Future As Disruption”, The New York Times, August 1, 2008, Karen Roxenberg

 “The Future As Disruption”, critic’s picks, ARTFORUM July, 2008, Colby Chamberlain

“New York Summer Shows: Artinfo.com, July 2008, Clair e Barliant
“Futures Exchange”, Rhizome , July 7, 2008, Ed Halter

SUPERNATURE, Small Axe, A Journal of Carribean Cultural Criticism,
Issue 28, February, 2008

The Artist’s Kitchen, Recycled and Curated, The New York Times, by Penelope Green, June 14, 2007

SIMONE LEIGH, REBEL SOUL, TRACE Magazine, Issue #66, Yolanda Sangweni, October 2006,

The Thinkers, ANGLE, A Journal of Arts and Culture, Issue 29, 2006
By Douglas Max Utter

"Wild Girls," Flavorpill, issue 327, September 12, 2006, link to review

"Women Gone Wild, The Next Generation of Provocative Female Artists," New York Blade, Rafael Risemberg,
 July 31, 2006

New York 1 News interview with Stephanie Simon at Wild Girls exhibit aired on June 23, 2006

Heyoka Magazine (online), Volume 4, May 2006

They Called Her Hottentot: The Art, Science and Fiction of Sarah Baartman, anthology edited by Deborah Willis-Kennedy and Carla Williams, February 2006

“Goings On About Town: Art,” The New Yorker, January 17, 2005

“Dateline Brooklyn” ARTnet Magazine, Stephen Maine, (2005)

“In the Realm of the senses: Lisa DiLillo and Simone Leigh,” Flavorpill, issue 241, January 6, 2005

“Brooklyn Artist Who Prefers To Show Others’ Work” The New York Times, Penelope Green, 2.8, 2004

“The Miseducation of Simone Leigh” One World Magazine, Joy Garnett, winter 2001, Issue 13, edited by Paul Laster

“Freedom of Exclusion: The Rise of the Female Spirit in Contemporary Art” L.P Streifeld, NYArts Magazine, December 2001

“Some Laughing Matters, Women’s Art exhibit: More than funny, girl” Steve Parks, Newsday, 3/30/2001

“Bawdy Burlesque, Raucous Ribaldry” Deborah Frizzell, NYArts Magazine, April 2001