List View – Selected Publications


Explosions, Fires and Public Order, Sarah Pickering
with essay by Karen Irvine pub Aperture & MoCP 2010

Other Publicatons:

Another Country: British Documentary Photography Since 1945 ed Gerry Badger, Thames & Hudson 2022

This Pleasant Land: New Photography of the British Landscape ed Rosalind Jana, pub Hoxton Mini Press 2022

The Photograph as Contemporary Art, Charlotte Cotton, pub Thames & Hudson 2020

Keeper of the Hearth: Picturing Roland Barthes’ Unseen Photograph. ed Odette England, Schilt Publishing, 2020

The Routledge Companion to Photography Theory, eds Jane Tormey and Mark Durden, Sept 2019

Why Art Photography?, Lucy Soutter, pub Routledge (1st ed 2014) & (2nd ed 2018)

Flash! Photography, Writing and Surprising Illumination, Kate Flint, Oxford University Press 2017

Moments of danger: photography, institutions and the history of the future Benedict Burbridge, Sound and Vision Spring 2017

Manifesta 11 The European biennial of contemporary art.
What People Do For Money, pub Lars Müller, 2016

Revelations, Experiments in Photography, ed Ben Burbridge, pub MACK 2015

Staging Disorder, eds Christopher Stewart & Esther Teichmann, Black Dog Publishing 2015

The Photographer’s Playbook : 307 assignments and ideas, eds Jason Fulford & Greg Halpern, pub Aperture 2014

Seven Nights, Seven Photographers Artangel & Guardian Commission – a photographic response to Ryoji Ikeda’s installation, Spectra, Guardian online, August 11, 2014

Triple Canopy – Invalid Format  An Anthology of Triple Canopy, Vol. 2,
essay After the Fact by Christy Lange, 2012

Hijacked III: Contemporary Photography from Australia and the United Kingdom pub Big City Press, Australia 2012

Public Relations, Sarah Pickering, Paul Shambroom, Martin Parr and Dan Holdsworth, ed Russell Roberts, SAFLE Commission publication 2012


Tengen Issue #4

Radical History Review, Volume 2012, Number 114: 7-18
Reflections: Eye on the Street Photography in Urban Public spaces by  Jennifer Tucker

Moby Dick Big Read Commisioned Work for Chapter 36: The Quarter-Deck, Online publication and Audiobook, 2012

Philosophy of Photography, Volume 3, Number 1, December 2012, pp. 121-139(19) Art photography at the ‘End of Temporality’ Ben Burbridge

Evening Standard, Exhibition Review Signs of a Struggle, Photography
in the Wake of Postmodernism, by Sue Steward, August 2011

The Independent on Sunday, Exhibition Review Signs of a Struggle, Photography in the Wake of Postmodernism, by Ossian Ward, August 2011 pdf

Victoire Magazine (Belgium),Exhibition Review of La Vie Mode D’Emploi,
by Catherine Callico, September 2011 pdf

Metropolis M (Netherlands) No1 – 2011 Feb/Mar pp23-4

Blown Magazine, Issue no2 A/W10/11 pp152&157

Afterwards, ed Nathalie Herschdorfer Thames & Hudson, 2011

The Photograph Collector’s Guide, ed Tara Paulson, 2010

Bruit De Fond/Background Noise, pub Je Suis une Bande de Jeunes

Time Out Locate Exhibition Review & Critic’s Choice, Helen
Sumpter, 1st September 2010

Foto8 Explosions Fires & Public Order book review, Max Houghton, Issue 27, Spring/Summer 2010

1000 Words online magazine, book review by Liz Kuball #08 Summer 2010

Conscientious book review by Joerg Colberg, 26 March 2010 Link

PhotoGraphica (Japan) Interview and feature 2010 Summer vol 19, pp14-21

Portfolio Magazine, 50 Significant Artist Photographers in the UK, Issue 50, November 2009.

Source Magazine, In Training by Jesse Alexander, Issue 60, Autumn 2009

C Photography International, The Victoria and Albert Museum, Issue 9, 2009.

Realtà Manipolate/Manipulating Reality, pub Alias, 2009 

<H>Art 16 Fotografie Als Vierde Wand, Bert Danckaert (Belgium) 17 July 2009 p22

Theatres of the Real, Fotomuseum Antwerp and Photoworks publication,

Hotshoe International Magazine Sarah Pickering – Fire Scenes Interview with Anthony Luvera. April – May 2009 pp 20-29

FOAM Annual Review 2009

Photoworks Issue 11, October 2008, Incident with essay Fade to Black by Jason Evans pp24-33

FOAM, Talent, Fire Scene, Interview with Anne-Celine Jaeger, Fall 2008/ #16 pp125-134

Artforum, Reviews, Nicole Rudick, March 2008, p364

New Yorker, Art, Vince Aletti, 17th March 2008, p15

New York Times, Art in Review, Karen Rosenberg, 1st February 2008 pE35

Prefix (Canada) May 2007

Tate etc We are Here David Campany, April 2007

The Independent Visual Art Preview in Extra, Interview with Warren Howard, 5th April 2007 p21

Dazed and Confused Interview with Francesca Gavin, April 2007 p196

Avant Garde (Japan) 50 British Career Artists, April 2007 p41

Art News War Photography: Beyond Documentary Richard B Woodward March 2007p120

Vitamin Ph, A survey of Contemporary Photography, pub. Phaidon, 2006

Cabinet Magazine, July 2006

Portfolio Magazine Issue 43, Explosion, Essay by John Slyce, May 2006

Art Forum Critics Picks (online) by Nicole Rudick, January-February 2006

Washington Post Up in Smoke: An Explosive Approach to Art by Blake
Gopnik, January 15 2006

Art Review, The best Emerging Photographers of 2005 October
2005, p90

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