Mesocosm (Wink Texas), installation view, 2012, Houston, Texas (photo: Mark Francis) LINK


Microscopic Cows, PNCA, Portland, OR, 2012 (audio)
Necrocracy at Diverseworks, Houston, TX, 2012 (video)
InFrameTV interview, 2012 (video)
Friends, Enemies and Others, Montclair Art Museum, NJ, 2011 (video)
The Future is Now, Making Art / Thinking Ecology, NYU Abu Dhabi, UAE, 2010 (video)


Queering the Green Man, Reframing the Garden:
Marina Zurkow's Mesocosm and the Theatre of Species,
Una Chaudhuri (pdf)

Published in Scapegoat Journal 2012
Crossing the Waters, Michael Connor (pdf)
Catalog essay for Bennington College exhibition, 2010
Marina Zurkow: Slurb, Megan Voeller (pdf)
Catalog essay for Lights on Tampa 2009 Art Program Catalogue
Unperforming Zoögeography, Una Chaudhuri (pdf)
Conference paper, 2009

PDF/press links:

Necrocracy 2012 -
...Might Be Good interview
Black Gold: Petroleum By-Products
Interviews 2011 -
Rhizome Interview
Friends, Enemies and Others -
Star Ledger
NJ Patch
NY Times
Paradoxical Sleep -
San Francisco Chronicle
Metro, San Jose
The Poster Children -
Film Comment
Eyeball Media Arts
50,000 Beds -
New York Times
RES10 -
RES Magazine
Karaoke Ice -
Metropolis Magazine
LA Weekly
Nicking the Never -
select press
Lightboxes -
Metropolis Magazine
PDPal -
select press
Pussy Weevil -
select press
Braingirl -
select press


"Black gold" Joseph Campana, Culture Map, 2012
“Marina Zurkow,” Rachel Hooper, Might Be Good, April 2012
“Queering the Green Man, Reframing the Garden,” Una Chaudhuri, Scapegoat Journal
“The Birdwatchers,” Chloé Rossetti,
"Marina Zurkow Turns Animal Animations into UnpredictableVisual Form," Dan Bischoff, Star Ledger, 2011
"An Uncomfortably Small, and Shrinking, World," Martha Schwendener, New York Times, 2011
“Back from the Brink,” Amy Taubin, Film Comment, March/April 2008
“Pop Songs (and Popsicles) with a Bullet,” Ross Tuttle, L.A. Weekly, September 14-20, 2007
“Hotel Rooms Set the Scene” Benjamin Genocchio, New York Times, August 5, 2007
“Hotel Rooms Become Overnight Stars” Linda Yablonsky, New York Times, July 8, 2007
“How a Solitary Poet of the Past Speaks to 10 Artists of Today” Martha Schwendener, New York Times, March 9, 2007
“Works That Speak Volumes in a 19th Century Poet’s Voice” Benjamin Genocchio, New York Times, March 18, 2007
“San Jose’s Missing Soul,” Peter Hall, Metropolis Magazine, November 2006
“Marina Zurkow,” John Devine, Art Papers, May/June 2006
“Marina Zurkow,” Jennifer Davy, art US, May – June 2006
“RES10,” Lisa Delgado, RES Magazine, Vol9 No 2, 2006
“Never Land,” Houston Press, February 2006
“The Front Row,” KUHF Radio, February 2006
“Eddo Stern, Marina Zurkow,” Arts Monthly, February 2005
“Marina Zurkow, Eddo Stern,” The Guardian, January 15 2005
“Fair Game and Fantasy” The Independent, December 2004
“Animator Draws on Life” Liverpool Daily Post, December 10 2004
“Copy It, Steal It, Share It, at Borusan Art Gallery,” Art Asia Pacific, Winter 2004
“Rebuild Times Square, block by block on your PDA,” Time Out New York, November 2003
“Sim City,” Readymade, Fall 2003
“Deafening Dissonance,” ArtsEditor, September 2003
“Learning to Love HAL,” The Boston Phoenix, September 2003
“Site Seeing: the Hybrid Art of Marina Zurkow,” The Independent, March 2003
“PDPal,” Liberation, November 2002
“Mixed Signals,” Jonathan Ringen, Metropolis Magazine, May 2002
“Bad Ass Brains,” Bitch Magazine: Feminist Response to Pop Culture, January 2002
Nash (Ukraine), Spring 2001
“Braingirlitude,” ArtByte, Summer 2000
“Braingirl,” Holly Willis, Res Magazine, Autumn 2000



To Life! Eco Art in Pursuit of a Sustainable Planet (Linda Weintraub, University of California Press, pub.) 2012
Viral (Jasbir Puar, Patricia Clough, eds, Women’s Studies Quarterly, pub.) 2012
The Deliverance of Others (David Palumbo-Liu, Duke University Press Books) 2012
Context Providers (Margot Lovejoy, Christiane Paul, Victoria Vesna, eds., Intellect Books, pub.) 2011
Red Hot: Asian Art Today (Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, pub.) 2007
Else/where: Mapping New Cartographies of Networks and Territories (Janet Abrams and Peter Hall, eds., University of Minnesota Design Institute, pub.) 2005
Digital Currents: Art in the Electronic Age, Margot Lovejoy (Routledge, pub.) 2004
Marina Zurkow (Michael Connor, ed., FACT, pub.) 2004
Los Logos (Gestalten Verlag, pub.) 2002
Flash Frames (Billboard, pub.) 2002
The Education of an E-Designer (Steve Heller ed., Allworth Press, pub.) 2001
Pictoplasma (Gestalten Verlag, pub.) 2001
IMG SRC 100 (Shift Japan, pub.) 1999