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Selected Articles and Reviews

2016

Charlotte Jansen, "Right price: a rare showing of Ken Price's
groundbreaking ceramics opens in LA",
Wallpaper*, February 9, 2016
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2016

David Pagel, "Magic of Ken Price sculpture comes alive
in Boyle Heights art gallery's first show",
The Los Angeles Times, February 19, 2016
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2013

Holland Cotter, "The East Coast of California
Ken Price: Yes, the Ceramics Are Art",
The New York Times, June 20, 2013
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2013

Joan Boykoff Baron and Reuben M. Baron, "Rough Beauty: The Ceramic Sculpture of Ken Price",
artcritical, June 5, 2013
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2013

Sebastian Smee, "In Met retrospective, Price is so right",
The Boston Globe, June 22, 2013
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2013

Kara Rooney, "Winning the Race: Ken Price Drawings",
Art in America, June 19, 2013
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2013

Betsy Lewis, "At the Nasher, Ken Price's Ceramics Are Big and Bold and, Lord Reltny, a Little Dirty",
Dallas Observer, February 12, 2013
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2012

Peter Plagens, "Words Need Not Apply",
The Wall Street Journal, March 6, 2012
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2012

Richard Lacayo, "Price is Right",
Time Magazine, October 1, 2012
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2012

Christopher Knight, "Review: Ken Price's voluptuous works seduce in LACMA retrospective",
The Los Angeles Times, September 13, 2012
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2012

Brian Boucher, "Ken Price Remembered at LACMA",
Art in America, International Review, September 13, 2012
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2012

Christopher Knight, "Book review: A brilliant 'Ken Price Sculpture: A Retrospective'",
The Los Angeles Times, September 11, 2012
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2012

Jori Finkel, "Sculptor Ken Price captured from all angles for LACMA retrospective",
The Los Angeles Times, September 7, 2012
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2010

Roberta Smith, "Bauhaus Meets Venice Beach",
The New York Times, March 18, 2010
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2010

Nick Stillman, "The Blobs Aren't Talking",
The New York Times, March 3, 2010
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2009

Bill Whaley, "Hopper and Friends", Horse Fly, May 15, 2009

2009

Bill Whaley, "Places Set Aside: Artist as Subversive", Horse Fly, April 15, 2009

2009

Roberta Smith, "Rewards and Clarity in a Show of Restraint", The New York Times, February 19, 2009

2008

Hunter Drohojowska-Philp, "A Life in Clay", Artnet Magazine, October 2008

2008

Kristine McKenna, "SoCal Color", The New York Times Magazine, March 9, 2008

2008

Roberta Smith, "Ken Price: Works from the late 80's", The New York Times, October 24, 2008

2007

Roberta Smith "It's Just Clay, but How About a Little Respect?", The New York Times, September 7, 2007

2007

Roberta Smith, "Makers and Modelers: Works in Ceramic", The New York Times, September 21, 2007

2007

Charles Darwent, "Makers and Modelers: Works in Ceramic", Craft Magazine for Contemporary Art, November/December, 2007

2007

Naomi Fry, "Makers and Modelers", Artforum, September, 2007

2006

Roberta Smith, "One Collection, Many Stories, From the Land of Mavericks", New York Times, May 12, 2006

2005

David Pagel, "Off into the World with a Playful Guide", Los Angeles Times, October 21, 2005

2005

John Gunnin, "Greenwater and Biomorphs: The Art of Ken Price", The Surfer's Journal, Vol. 14, No. 5, 2005

2005

David Pagel, "Off into the World with a Playful Guide", Los Angeles Times, October 21, 2005

2005

David Pagel, "Ken Price's Resplendent Sculptures Pack a Punch", Los Angeles Times, February 11, 2005

2003

Peter Schjeldahl, "Feats of Clay", The New Yorker, October 6, 2003

2002

Christopher Knight, "Small is Beautiful", Art Reviews, Los Angeles Times, August 31, 2002

2002

David Pagel, "Price Puges Anxiety and Sets Libidos Free" Los Angeles Times, June 28, 2002

2001

Doug Harvey, "Perpheral Visions- The Edge of L.A. in three dimensions", LA Weekly, February 2-8, 2001

2001

Peter Frank, "Art Picks of the Week- Tony Delap, Kenneth Price, Joe Goode", LA Weekly, February 2-8, 2001

2001

Christopher Knight, "Price's Lush Work Defeats Language", Art Reviews, Los Angeles Times, January 26, 2001

2001

Ken Johnson, "Ken Price", The New York Times, December 7, 2001

1999

Michael Darling, "Ken Price, La Louver, Los Angeles", Frieze, issue #148, Sept/Oct 1999

1999

Christopher Miles, "Ken Price, La Louver", Artforum, September 1999

1998

Suzanne Muchnic, "Ken Price," Art in America, February

1998

Robert Goff, "Go ahead - touch it," Forbes, July 27

1998

Roberta Smith, "Ken Price," New York Times, December 11

1997

Grace Glueck, "Ken Price," Franklin Parrasch Gallery, New York Times, April 18

1997

Peter Schjeldahl, "Ken Price's L.A. Edge," Art Issues, Summer, No. 48

1997

Kathleen Whitney, "Ken Price: Mutable Materials," Sculpture, September

1996

Kristine McKenna, "Reshaping the Image of Clay," Los Angeles Times, January 7

1996

Jude Schwendenwien, "Ken Price," Beaver College Art Gallery, Sculpture, March

1996

Richard Merkin, "Ken Price at Franklin Parrasch Gallery," illustration, New Yorker, May 13

1996

Michael Duncan, "Ken Price," Art in America, November

1995

Edward J. Sozanski, "Challenging The Conventions Of Art and Craft," Philadelphia Inquirer , November 17

1994

Peter Schjeldahl, "The Most Beautiful Show in Town, Ken Price: Career Survey" Franklin Parrasch Gallery, Village Voice, May 17.

1994

Roberta Smith, "Ken Price," Franklin Parrasch Gallery, New York Times, May 6

1993

Frances Colpitt, "Earthly Objects," Art in America, February

1992

Robert Hughes, "The Faberge of Funk," Time Magazine, April 13

1992

Robert Silberman, "Ken Price in Retrospect," American Craft, August/September

1989

Edward Lebow, "Ken Price," American Ceramics, Vol. 7, No. 2

1986

John Russell, "Kenneth Price, Willard Gallery, New York," New York Times, May 30

1984

Mark Stevens, "Brave Feats of Clay," Newsweek, January 11

1984

Robert Hughes, "Molding the Human Clay ," Time Magazine, J

1984

Deborah Phillips, "Kenneth Price," Willard Gallery, ART News, Summer

1982

Mark Stevens, "Brave Feats of Clay," Newsweek, January 11

1982

Robert Hughes, "Molding the Human Clay," Time Magazine, January 18

1982

Deborah Phillips, "Kenneth Price," Willard Gallery, ARTnews, Summer

1981

Mark Stevens, "California Dreamers," Newsweek, August 17

1981

Hilton Kramer, "Ceramic Sculpture and the Taste of California," NY Times, December 20

1980

Addison Parks, "Ken Price, Willard Gallery," Arts Magazine, January

1980

Joan Simon, "An Interview with Ken Price," Art in America, January

1980

John Perrault, "The Price is Right," Visual Arts Museum, The SoHo News, October 8

1980

Mary Anne Staiszewski, "Kenneth Price," Visual Arts Museum, ARTnews, December

1979

John Russell, "Kenneth Price," Willard Gallery, New York Times, December 7

1978

"Ken Price/ Happy's Curios," Artspace, Spring

1978

Suzanne Muchnic, "Curios from the Home Folk," Los Angeles Times, April 16

1976

Carter Ratcliff, "Notes on Small Sculpture," Artforum, April

1976

Sandy Ballatore, "The California Clay Rush," Art in America, July/August

1974

Thomas Hess, "Art," New York Magazine, December

1971

Robert Hughes, "The Revival of Prints," Time Magazine, January

1970

Bernard Denvir, "Ken Price Exhibition in London," Art International, March

1970

David Zack, "West Coast: Is Kenneth Price a Nut Artist?," Art and Artist, Fall

1970

Peter Layton, "Kenneth Price Cups at Kasmin London," Studio International, Fall

1970

"Los Angeles Artist's Studios," Art in America, November

1970

Peter Plagens, "Mizuno Gallery, Los Angeles Exhibition," Arts Magazine, November

1969

Jane Livingston, "Two Generations in L.A.," Art in America, January

1969

Dore Ashton, "New York Commentary," Studio International, November

1968

"Ceramics," Time Magazine, April 22

1968

David Thompson, "London Commentary: Kenneth Price at Kasmin," Studio International, April

1965

Donald Judd, "Specific Objects," Arts Yearbook

1965

Philip Leider, "Best of the Lack Luster," review of Irwin/Price exhibition, New York Times, August 7

1964

John Coplans, "Sculpture of Kenneth Price," Art International, March 20

1964

"New Talent USA: Newly Nominated," Art in America, August

1963

Henry Hopkins, "Kenneth Price, Untitled Ceramic," Artforum, August

1962

Jules Langsner, "Painting and Sculpture: The Los Angeles Scene," Craft Horizons, July/August