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Articles about Laurie Anderson

Articles are in Chronological order.


Heinemann, Susan. Review (The Artists Space Laurie Anderson performance) Artforum March 1974, pp. 81-82


Goldberg, Roselee. "Public Performance: Private Memory," Studio International, July-August 1976, pp. 19-21

Frank, Peter. "Auto-Art: Self-Indulgent? ?? How!" Art News, September 1976, pp. 43-48


Frank, Peter. Review (Jukebox," Holly Solomon Gallery), Art News, March 1977, pp. 146-148.

Baracks, Barbara. Review. (exhibition, Holly Solomon Gallery), Artforum, April, 1977, p. 64.

Zummo, Peter. "Doorways to Play In," Soho News, May, 1977

Davis, Peter G. "Laurie Anderson: Mostly Pop," The New York Times, August 29, 1977, p. 34.

Editorial. Review. Performance at Ala Milano, Domus, September, 1977, p. 55

Editorial. "The Younger Generation: A Cross Section," Art In America, September, 1977, p. 89


Banes, Sally. Review ("Quartet for Four (Subsequent) Listeners"), Soho News, September 14, 1978.

Burnside, Madeline. Review ("Quartet for Four Listeners," Holly Solomon Gallery), Artforum, November, 1978, p. 196


Dasgupta, Gautam. "Laurie Anderson, Americans on the Move: Parts I and II, The Kitchen," Performance Art, no.1 1979. p. 47

Stevens, Mark. "Three for the 80's," Newsweek, March 26, 1979, p. 92

Stewart, Patricia. "Laurie Anderson: With a Song In My Art," Art in America, March-April 1979, pp. 110-13

Delahoyd, Mary. "New York Letter: Fall 1978," Art and Australia, Spring 1979, vol.17, no.1, pp. 84-86.

Frank, Peter. "The Sound and the Theory: A ?? History of the Music Art Inter??" Sound, published in conjunction with the Los Angeles Institute of Contemporary Art's Exhibition, July 14- August 31, 1979, p. 13

Subtle, Susan. "Best Sets: The Tonal Woman," New West Magazine, November, 1979.

Atkins, Robert. "Art Review: Big Name Performance Artists Anderson and Burden Pack Em In," San Francisco Bay Guardian, November 29, 1979.


Allen, Jennifer. "Look to the 80's: A Special Section: Live Art," Life, January, 1980, p. 83

Foote, Nancy."Situation Esthetics: Impermanent Art and the Seventies Au??e," Artforum, January 1980, pp. 43-8

Hertelendy, Paul. "This Performer Makes Her Violin Talk," San Jose Mercury May 15, 1980 Bertocci, Carlo. "Per/for/mance: American Performance Art Week Florence," Flash Art, Summer 1980, p. 47

Casademont, Joan. Review ("Dark Dogs/American Dreams," Holly Solomon Gallery), Artforum, Summer 1980, pp. 85-86

Gordon, Mel. "Laurie Anderson: Performance Artist," The Drama Review, June, 1980, pp. 51-64

Heynen, Pieter. "Laurie Anderson Tussen Gregoriaans en de Velvet Underground," Museumjournal (Amsterdam) August 1980

Goldberg, Roselee. "Performance-- Art for All?," Art Journal, Fall-Winter 1980, p. 374

Editorial. "Where Are All the Great Men Artists? Self Portrait," Art News, October 1980, p. 7

Wetzler, Peter. Review ("United States," Part III), Ear, November-December, 1980.

Banes, Sally. "Fashionable, Fiddling, Facile Tricks," The Villiage Voice, November 5-11, 1980, p. 79


Furlong, William. "Laurie Anderson: An Overview," Audio Arts, (Cassette), 1981.

Frenkel, V. "Discontinuous Notes On ?? After a meeting of Critics by One ??e Artists Present," ArtsCanada, March-April 1981, p. 35

Willis, Trudy. "She Says It's Art," "Roanoke Times and World News, April 13, 1981, p. C1.

Trebay, Guy. "Talking Heads: I Wanna Eat the Typewriter," The Villiage Voice, June 3 1981, p.63

Glueck, Grace. "Art People," The New York Times, June 5, 1981, p. C22

Sparkman, David. "Laurie Anderson Interviewed by David Sparkman," Washington Review, October-November 1981, pp. 25-26

Amos, Patrick. "Laurie Anderson at Mandeville (La Jolla)," Images and Issues, Fall, 1981, pp. 73-74

McKenna, Kristine. "An Interview with the First International Performance Art Superstar," Wet, September/October 1981 pp. 24-30

Flood, Richard. Review ("O Superman/Walk the Dog"), Artforum, September 1981, pp. 80-81

Hicks, Emily. "Performance: An Information Continuum: Laurie Anderson," Artweek October 31, 1981, p.4

Feder, Susan. "Notes on the Program: 'It's Cold Outside' Laurie Anderson," Playbill, Alice Tully Hall, Lincoln Center of the Performing Arts, November 1981, pp. 20-21

Frank, Peter. "Artists Go On Record...The ?? Song You Hear Might ?? Be Art," ArtNews, December, 1981, pp. 74-76

Editorial. "O Superman," Newsweek, December 14, 1981, p. 119

Editorial. "The Art Machine," ZG, Winter, 1981-82.


Gould, Melissa. Review (exhibition, Holly Solomon Gallery), Art Express, January-February 1982, p. 64

Sterritt, David. "'The Next Wave': A Peek Into the Future of Performing Arts? Live Media Take On A New Look At the Brooklyn Academy of Music," The Christian Science Monitor, January 25, 1982, pp. 19-20

Christgau, Jean-Christophe. "The Year the Rolling Stones Lost the Pennant," The Villiage Voice, January 27-February 2, 1982, pp. 36-37

Bentkowski, Tom. Review ("O Superman"), New York, March 1, 1982, p. 69

Coe, Robert. "Four Permormance Artists," Theatre, Yale School of Drama/Yale Repertory Theatre, Spring 1982, pp. 82-85

Flood, Richard. Review ("Soundings," The Neu??er Museum, State University of NEw York, Purchase), Artforum, May, 1982, p. 88

Vorda, Alan. "Laurie Anderson," Public News, May 19, 1982, (Issue 15)

Zakes, Michael. "Laurie Anderson In Houston," Public News, May 19, 1982

Hilburn, Robert. "Laurie Anderson LP Leads Pop Music Into the 80's," Los Angeles Times May 30, 1982, p.62

Greene, A. "Caught in the Art: Video Performance Is Making Strange Bedfellows of Robert Altman, Shirley Clarke and Laurie Anderson," American Film June, 1982, pp. 66-70

Christgau, Robert. "Christgau's Consumer Guide" (review of "Big Science"), The Villiage Voice, June 1, 1982, p. 78

Tucker, Ken. "She Acts Out Her Art With Distinction," The Philidelphia Inquirer, June 6, 1982, Section L., pp. 1,19

Sterritt, David. "Revolution in American Popular Music: Energy and Unpredictability Are Common Themes in the Diverse Forms the New Sounds Can Take," Christian Science Monitor, June 29, 1982, p. 17

Gardner, Paul. "Will Success Spoil Bob ?? Jim, Louise and Larry?," Art News, ??ember, 1982, p. 109

Diliberto, John. "Laurie Anderson Big Science," Downbeat, September, 1982, p. 30

Sterritt, David. "The 'Next Wave' Will Shake Up Conventional Ideas of What Art is All About," Christian Science Monitor, September 27, 1982, p. 15

Armbruster, Ann. "Laurie Anderson Makes a Spectacle of Herself," Mademoiselle, October 1982, pp. 68-69

Hill, Andrea. "Being Bad," Artscribe October, 1982, pp. 16-20

Ver Meulen, Michael. "Say Hello to Laurie Anderson," TWA Ambassador Magazine, October, 1982, pp. 63-76

Feavor, William. "The Shockers," Observer(London), October 24, 1982.

Cork, Richard. "Art on View: Brash Show," Standard (London), October 28, 1982.

Vaizey, Marina. "Art: Landscapes For The Nobility," The Times (London), November 7, 1982.

Taylor States, Sarah. "Laurie Anderson," REALLIFE Magazine, Winter 1982-83, pp.24-27

Hatton, Brian. "Urban Kisses: New York and the ICA," Artsribe (London) December, 1982, pp.16-21


Gordon, Kim. "I'm Really Scared When I Killed In My Dreams," Artforum, January, 1983, pp. 54-57

Apple, Jacki. "People Who Sing Songs," Artweek, January 8, 1983, p.1

Sterritt, David. "Laurie Anderson's Multi-Media Blitz," Christian Science Monitor, January 31, 1983, p. 17

Hayman, R.I.P. "Laurie Anderson's United States I-IV" Brooklyn Academy of Music Review February/May, 1983

New York Times Magazine, February 6, 1983:THE PERFORMING ARTISTY OF LAURIE ANDERSON

Allen, Jannifer. "Private Lives: The Anderson Tapes," New York, February 14, 1983, pp. 18-20

Editorial. "Talk of the Town," The New Yorker, February 21, 1983, pp. 37-8.

Banes, Sally. "Laurie Anderson's Disjointed 'States'," The Villiage Voice, February 22, 1983, p. 93

Wood, E. "Laurie Anderson Binds Light, Inverts Sound and Plays an Auditious Violin," Ms, February, 1983, pp.100-02

Davis, Peter G. "The Eclectic Circus," New York, February 21, 1983, pp. 57-58

Walsh, Michael. "Post-Punk Apocalypse," Time, February 21, 1983, p. 68

Hager, Stephen. "The Media and Laurie Anderson," East Villiage Eye March 1983, p.14

Copeland, Roger. "What You See is Not What You Hear," Portfolio, March-April, 1983, pp. 102-105.

Ver Meulen, Michael. "The United States of Laurie Anderson," City Paper (Washington, DC), March 4, 1983, pp. 1, 5-7

Harrington, Richard. "Amazing Laurie Anderson," Washington Post March 10, 1983 p. ??

Castelli, Jean-Christophe. "Loon Tunes," The Harvard Crimson Weekly Magasine, March 17-23, 1983, pp. 6-7

Corda, Alessandro. "Videorock," Juliet Art Magazine, April-May 1983, p. 27

Angelus, Margherita. "Laurie Anderson: Rolling Stones," Flash Art, April 1983 (Italian Ed.), p. 58

Copeland, Roger. "Laurie in Wonderland," Theatre Communications, April 1983, p. 14-17

Taylor States, Sarah. "Laurie Anderson-- The Brooklyn Academy of Music," Flash Art, May, 1983, p. 66

Berger, Maurice. "The Mythology of Ritual: Reflections on Laurie Anderson," Arts Magazine, June, 1983, pp. 120-21


Laurie Anderson: Strange Angels, Melody Maker , v. 65, 11/11/89, p. 42.

Strange Angels, Cash Box , v. 53, 11/11/89, p. 22.

Strange Angels, Rolling Stone , #566, 11/30/89, p. 37.


Laurie appears online transcript
Laurie's article in Hotwired
Laurie appears on NPR (1-15-95)

McDonald, Patrick. MIND FOR MUSIC: Anderson unveils her biggest show in years," The Seattle Times, Friday, February 3, 1995, p. H8

Holden, Stephen. To the Mountaintop and Back," The New York Times Sunday, February 5, 1995, p.30

Ehrlich, Dimitri "Pop Musicians look to the east, again," The New York Times Sunday, May 28, 1995, p.26 (arts and leisure)

Gray, Louise. "I sing the body electrifying" The Times Wednesday, June 7 1995

Bell, Max. "Voyeuristic tales from Cyberspace," London Evening Standard Thursday, June 8, 1995, p.??

?, ?. "?" Profiles (Continental Airline's in flight magazine.) July, 1995, p. ?

Hannaham, James. "Laurie Anderson Media Masseuse," American Theatre July/August pp. 48-9

McCorduck, Pamela. "America's Multi-Mediatrix," Hotwired Issue 2.03

Grossman, Ted. "The Grand Dame," 3D word

Home Entertainment
Interview by Will Hodgkinson Friday July 20, 2001 The Guardian


Sound and vision: Music pioneer Laurie Anderson ventures into the future By Wendy Case / The Detroit News. Feb 1, 2002. (or see the local version.


?, ?. Space Cadet. The Herald Sun Saturday, January 8.


And if that link's broken try this.

LA Weekly FEBRUARY 8 - 14, 2002

Moon and Stars Align for Performance Artist Laurie Anderson Accepts Art Commission From NASA By Anne Hull Washington Post ( http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/articles/A15916-2004Jun29.html) Wednesday, June 30, 2004; Page A19

Artistic residency with NASA leads to 'End of the Moon' BY CLARKE BUSTARD TIMES-DISPATCH STAFF WRITER Sunday, October 17, 2004

Deep Space. By Michael Alan Goldberg. October 21, 2004.


In the New York Times Laurie was one of many asked about the Golden Age of New York City.

Legislative Lowdown -- Week of June 27th Critique of the NASA artist in residence program.

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