Francesco Vezzoli



Selected Catalogs:

‘Francesco Vezzoli’, Written by Francesco Vezzoli, Text by Klaus Biesenbach, Francesco Bonami and Caroline Corbetta, Contribution by Cristiana Perrella, Rizzoli publisher 

Cristiana Perrella, Klaus Biesenbach, Dan Cameron, Germano Celant and Caroline Bourgeois, ‘Francesco Vezzoli’, Rizzoli Publishers

Anna Mattirolo, Cristiana Perrella, Donatien Grau, Douglas Fogle, Galleria Vezzoli, Electa Publishers

Donatien Grau, ‘Ballets Russes Italian Style. ( the Shortest Musical You Will Never See Again)', Gagosian Gallery
Cristiana Perrella, ‘Francesco Vezzoli, Greed’, Buchhandlung Walther Konig GmbH & Co. KG. Abt. Verlag

John Peter Nilsson, 'Dali Dali Featuring Francesco Vezzoli', Moderna museet, Stockholm

Herbert Muschamp, RoseLee Goldberg, Francesco Vezzoli, Nancy Spector, and  Michael Schulman, ‘Francesco Vezzoli. Right You Are (if You Think You Are)’, Charta/ gagosian gallery                  

Martin Herbert, Jens Hoffmann, Stéphanie Moisdon, Michele Robecchi, Dieter Roelstraete, 'Contro Vezzoli', Kaleidoscope Publishers

David Rimanelli, Gianfranco Maraniello and Gregory Burke, ‘Francesco Vezzoli - A true hollywood story!’, The powerplant, Toronto

Francesco Vezzoli, ‘Democrazy’, Electa Mondadori

Germano Celant, Francesco Vezzoli: Death Trilogy, Prada Foundation, Milan

Germano Celant, 'Francesco Vezzoli', Fondazione Prada, Progetto Prada Arte. Milan

Jan Winkelman, 'The Needlework of Francesco Vezzoli', Hatje Cantz Publishers. Leipzig.

Marcella Beccaria, 'Francesco Vezzoli', Castello di Rivoli Museo d'Arte Contemporanea, Italy.

Selected Articles and Reviews:

Thibault Wychowanok, ‘The art of subversion by Francesco Vezzoli’, Numéro, Summer 2016 
Patrick Scemama, ‘Monaco, glamour toujours’, La République de l’Art, May 5th
Nicola Ricciardi, ‘Francesco Vezzoli, Museion Bozen/Bolzano’, Frieze, n°178, April 2016, p. 148-149 

Elisa Schaar, ‘Francesco Vezzoli’, Artforum, December 
‘Eternal Kiss’, The Mayfair Magazine, September 
Jessica Klingelfuss,'First love: Francesco Vezzoli unveils 'Eternal Kiss' at Almine Rech Gallery', Wallpaper*, September 10
'Francesco Vezzoli: Eternal Kiss, Almine Rech Gallery', The Telegraph, September 9
'Heads up', The Times, September 8
Rachel Spence, 'Antidotes to absurdity', Financial Times, September
Arthur Dreyfus, 'Brodeur de rêve', Vogue Paris, August

Kevin McGarry, 'Francesco Vezzoli', KALEIDOSCOPE, February 4th

'Francesco Vezzoli: Museum of Crying Women', GAGOSIAN, November 2013-January 2014.
'Portfolio : Francesco Vezzoli', BlouinARTINFO.COM : Modern Painters, October
Alessandra Mammì, 'Madonne e top model', L'Espresso, September 12
Derek Blasberg, 'MoMA PS1 Hosts the Church of Francesco Vezzoli', The Wall Street Journal, September 9
Eric Troncy, 'Art - Francesco Vezzoli', NUMERO, September
Daniela Falcào, 'Provocador pop', Vogue Brazil, August
Achille Bonito Oliva, 'L'Io diviso dell'artista che insegue lo show e celebra la Vanitas', La Repubblica, July 28
Elisabetta Povoledo, 'Italian upstart makes a splash', International Herald Tribune, July 24
Liam O'Brien, 'The Conversation, Francesco Vezzoli, Artist', The Independent Magazine, June 15
Valentina Colosimo, 'Pop Pop... Avanti!', Vanity Fair, June 5
Maria Latella, 'La buona energia delle donne del Maxxi', A - Anna, June 5
Frederico Marchetti,’conversation between Francesco Vezzoli and Frederico Marchetti’, Purple fashion, Spring-Summer
Linda Yablonsky, 'All That Glitters', Artforum, May 31
Francesca Giuliani, '"Galleria Vezzoli", la vita in novanta opere', Roma La Repubblica, May 22
Mariuccia Casadio, 'Francesco Vezzoli', L'Uomo Vogue, May 1th
Meghan Dailey, 'Francesco Vezzoli', Interview Magazine, May
Alison M. Gingeras, 'Galleria Vezzoli', Artforum, May
Carol Vogel, 'MoMA Adds Works To Broaden Its Holdings', The New York Times, February 22
Christina Vuegen, 'Francesco Vezzoli', Hart, February 14th
Sam Steverlinck, 'Surviving Picasso', Brussel Deze Week, February 1st 'Francesco Vezzoli', Technikart, February
Selena Ting, 'Interview: Francesco Vezzoli', Initiart Magazine, January 30th
Amanda Jakubik, 'Francesco Vezzoli's Olga! Forever',, January 4th
Claude Lorent, 'Hommage à l'Olga de Pablo Picaso', La Libre Belgique, January 18th

Emma Brown, 'Portret of a tearfull Artist', Interview Magazine, December
Hans-Maarten Post, 'Picasso's wife is shedding paper tears: Francesco
Vezzoli builds temple for Olga Khokhlova', Utopia Parkway, December 8th
Aurore 't Kint, 'Curiosités hivernales', Juliette & Victor magazine, December 1st
'Francesco Vezzoli', Stiletto, December
Muriel De Craeyencour, 'L'homme qui brode', L'Echo, December 1st
Francesca Pini, 'L'album privato della prima moglie del pittore, Olga l'altra fragile metà del cielo di Picasso', Corriere della Sera, November 23th
Elizabeth Franck-Dumas, 'Francesco Vezzoli a l'art malin', Libération Next, February 21st
Judith Benhamou-Huet, 'Francesco Vezzoli, prince de l'art glamour', Le Point, February 2nd
Nicolai Hartvig, 'I am a Court Painter, Francesco Vezzoli on his celebrity-crazed 24-hour Paris Museum', Artinfo, January 24th

Klaus Biesenbach, 'Agents Provocateurs', W Magazine, November 1
Donation Grau, 'An Intellectual Fashion l Francesco Vezzoli', AnOther, February 8
Bollen, Christopher, “How Francesco Vezzoli is Changing the Way You Look at Celebrity”, Details, February
Zhong, Fan, “Francesco Vezzoli, When: February 5th”, W Magazine, February, p. 93
Hartvig, Nicolai, “France's Stock Market for Art Launches with an IPO of LeWitt and Vezzoli Works”, Art Info, January 111
Kazanjian, Dodie, “Mother Love”, Vogue, January, p. 122

Vezzoli, Francesco, “Questions of Style”, Artforum, September, p. 263

Verzotti, Giorgio. Review: Francesco Vezzoli at Gagosian Gallery. Artforum, p. 205
Blasberg, Daniel, Vezzoli On Gaga At MoCA,, October 12
Boehm, Mike, Francesco Vezzoli escorts Lady Gaga to MOCA's gala, The Los Angeles Times, November
Brinn, David, What does Greed smell like, The Jerusalem Post, February
Drake, Cathryn, Rrose Selavy's Baby,, February
Haden-Guest, Anthony, Lady Gaga and the Bolshoi, The Daily Beast, November
Lauf, Cornelia, Francesco Vezzoli, Art in America, May
Vezzoli, Francesco and Christopher Bollen, Roman Polanski, Interview, February
Yablonsky, Linda, Francesco Vezzoli’s Eau de Faux, The New York Times, The Moment, February
Yablonsky, Linda, Hello Dali,, September

Baker, Elizabeth. Review: Francesco Vezzoli at the Guggenheim Museum Art in America, March, pp. 52-53
Kontora, Helena. “Right you are (if you think you are).” FlashArt, Jan/Feb. pp. 129-131
Schroeder, Mariana. “ ‘Primadonnas’: Kitsch as Political Commentary.”, January 18

Coburn, Tyler. “Alright on The Night.” Art Review, December, p. 28
Kunitz, Daniel. “A group of one-liners museums.” The New York Sun, November 15
”Piece of Cake.” Women’s Wear Daily, Oct 29
Larcocca, Amy. “The Italian Rapscallion.” New York Magazine, October 29, pp. 119-121
Milroy, Sarah. “Playing with the stars without getting burned.”, September 12
Preview: Francesco Vezzoli at The Power Plant. e-flux, September 8
Goddard, Peter. “Tinseltown in all its tacky glory.” The, September 8
Rimanelli, David. Preview: Francesco Vezzoli at Power Plant. Artforum, September, p. 181
Rothkopf, Scott. “1000 words, Francesco Vezzoli talks about Democrazy 2007.” Artforum, summer, pp. 448-451
Swanson, Carl. “Sharon Stone, Republican Hillary.” New York Magazine, June 11
Higgins, Charlotte . “Sharon Stone and Bernard-Henri Lévy in race for the White House.” The Guardian, June 9
Review: Francesco Vezzoli at the Venice Biennial. Monopol, June, p. 40.
“Friends of Francesco.” Art + Auction, June, p. 19
“The Grand Tour, 21st Century Style.” Culture & Travel, Apr/May, p. 91.
“Special Thanks.” Interview, February, p. 44
“a rose by another name.” Interview, February, p. 188

Yablonsky, Linda. “Hollywood’s New Wave.” ARTnews, December, pp. 112-117.
Gioni, Massimiliano. “On The Ground: Milan.” Artforum, December, pp. 259-261.
“Power 2006-Electric Company.” Art + Auction, Dec, pp. 111-139.
Hainley, Bruce. “artquake.” The New York Times Magazine, October 1, pp. 78-85
“In The Air: Girls Gone Mild.” Art + Auction, Jun, p. 25
Vezzoli, Francesco. “Caligula and the Politics of Fame” (interview with Bob Colacello). FlashArt, May/June, pp. 106-9
Davies, Serena. “In Pictures: Vezzoli at the Tate Modern.” The Daily Telegraph, May 31
Godvin, Cole. Review: Francesco Vezzoli at Gagosian Gallery., May 3
“Musing in Multimedia.” Vanity Fair Access, May
Myers, Holly. “Biting satire is lost in Beverly Hills.” Los Angeles Times, April 28, p. E29
Yablonsky, Linda. “Friends and Romans.”, April 21
Lawrence, Vanessa. “Watch Out.” WWD, March
Kimmelman, Michael. “Biennial 2006, Short On Pretty, Long On Collaboration.” The New York Times. March 3, pp. 29-37
Yablonsky, Linda. “’Caligula’ Gives a Toga Party (But No One’s Really Invited).” The New York Times, February 26, pp. 34-5