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2014
Mel Chin: Disparate Acts, Rowan University Art Gallery, Glassboro, NJ
Rematch: Mel Chin, Ausst.-Kat., New Orleans Museum of Art, New Orleans, LA

2011
DO NOT ASK ME MEL CHIN, Ausst-Kat., Station Museum of Contemporary Art

2005
American Art A Cultural History, Prentice Hall

2004
Imagining Ground Zero, Rizzoli &
Architectural Record

2003
Neuer Aachener Kunstverein (vol. 38. Nr.10).


2002
Art History, second edition, Harry N. Abrams, Prentice Hall
ERDE, Elemente des Naturhaushalts III, Schriftenreihe Forum Band 11, Kunst- und Ausstellungshalle der Bundesrepublik Deutschland (Hrsg.)

2001
Art of the 21st Century, PBS Documentary, airing Fall, Abrams book pub.

JOSEPH BEUYS Mapping the Legacy, Gene Ray (Hrsg.), The John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art, D.A.P., New York, NY

Nature, Art, Paysage, Actes Sud/Ecole Nationale Superieure Du Paysage/Centre Du Paysage

2000
Trans/Plant, LIVING VEGETATION IN CONTEMPORARY ART, Hatje Cantz

Three Houston History Lessons, Good, Toni Beauchamp (Hrsg.), Houston, TX

Texas, Ausst. Kat., The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, TX

Botanica, Contemporary Art and the World of Plants, Ausst. Kat., Tweed Museum of Art, University of Minnesota, Duluth, MN


1999
Natural Reality, The Unity of Man and Nature: Between Desire and Reality, Ausst. Kat., Daco, Verlag, Stuttgart
ECO-TEC Architecture of the In-Between, 
Princeton Architectural Press, Amerigo Marras, (Hrsg)
On the Beaten Track: tourism, art, and place, The New Press

1998
Prime Time: In the Name of the Place of Art and Television, In the Name of the Place, Ausst. Kat., Grand Arts, Kansas City, MO

Jeffrey Kastner (Hrsg.), Land and Environmental Art, Phaidon

1997
Subverting Landscape, Public Art Review, Vol. 8, No.2
Negotiating Art: The Artist and the Museum, Ausst. Kat., Uncommon Sense MOCA, Los Angeles

Getting Graphic: Experimentation at the Vinalhaven Press, In Print - Contemporary Artists at the Vinalhaven Press, Ausst. Kat., traveling exhibition, Portland Museum of Art, Portland, Maine
The Lure of the Local, senses of place in a multi-centered society, The New Press

1996
The Edge That Cuts . . . , Ausst. Kat.
INESCAPABLE HISTORIES, 
SCRATCH, Ausst. Kat., Thread Waxing Space, New York
Inescapable Histories, Inward Gaze to the World, Ausst. Kat. Inescapable Histories, Exhibits, USA 

Art On the Edge and Over, Art Insights, Inc., Exhibits, USA 


1995
Myth-Making and Myth-Breaking: Multiple Meanings in Mel Chin's Revival Field, 
Art Criticism, Vol. 10, No. 2
Viewpoints: Mel Chin, Ausst. Kat., Walker Art Center, Minneapolis , MN 

Murder, Ausst. Kat., Bergamot Station Arts Center, Santa Monica, CA

1994
Visions of America: Landscape As Metaphor in the Late Twentieth Century, Ausst. Kat., Denver Art Museum and Columbus Art Museum 

Representations of Masculinity in Contemporary American Art, 
Ausst. Kat., Whitney Museum of American Art

Visions of America: Landscape As Metaphor in the Late Twentieth Century, 
Ausst. Kat., Denver Art Museum and Columbus Art Museum

Equal Rights & Justice, Ausst. Kat., High Museum of Art


1993
SOIL & SKY, Ausst. Kat., The Fabric Workshop, Philadelphia

1992
ALLOCATIONS - Art For a Natural 
and Artificial Environment, Ausst. Kat., Dutch and English editions

Fragile Ecologies, Ausst. Kat., Rizzoli

1990
Diverse Representations, Ausst. Kat., Morris Museum, Morristown, New Jersey

1989
Directions: Mel Chin, Ausst. Kat., Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington, DC

1988
To Propose, To Provoke, Ausst. Kat., Public Art in Chinatown, Asian American Arts Centre, New York, NY 


1987
Mel Chin: The Operation of the Sun Through the Cult of the Hand, Ausst. Kat., Loughelton Gallery, New York, NY



Artikel / Articles (Auswahl / Selection)

Battaglia, Andy, New Art Exhibit Channels 'Melrose Place', The Wall Street Journal, 29. September 2016

Mel Chin, Current LA Water, 2016

Grimes, William, The Plot to Put Conceptual Art on 'Melrose Place.' Yes, Really., The New York Times, 28. September 2016

Carlson, Jen, Did You Know The Props On 'Melrose Place' Were Covert Works Of Art With Coded Meanings?, gothamist, 25. August 2016

Piepenbring, Dan, Now I Have to Rewatch Melrose Place, and Other News, The Paris Review, 10. August 2016

Miller, M.H., Remembering When 'Melrose Place' became a Conceptual Art project: Mel Chin's Gala Committee returns this fall, ARTnews, 01. August 2016

Wach, Alexandra, Die Chaos-Theorie, Die Welt, 21. Juli  2012

Wege, Astrid, Mel Chin. Thomas Rehbein Galerie, Artforum September 2011, S. 360 - 361

Imdahl, Georg, Der doppelte 11. September. Kurzweilig und kritisch - Der Amerikaner Mel Chin in der Galerie Thomas Rehbein, Kölner Stadt-Anzeiger, 20. Mai 2011

Puvogel, Renate, Mel Chin. Dispute Territories, Kunstforum International, Jan. - Feb. 2011, S. 371 -372

Critics Picks, ARTFORUM. com, 2009

Reid, Michael, Twin Traumas, A Graphic Link, Victoria Times Colonist, 30. Oktober 2006

French, Christopher, Mel Chin, ArtPapers, Sept / Okt 2006

Klaasmeyer, Kelly, Should We Stay or Should We Go? Houston Press, 11.-17. Nov. 2004

Art Reflect Politics at Station, Houston Chronicle, 30. Oktober 2004

Fischer, Jack, Mel Chin's ideas enliven S.J. library, San Jose Mercury News, 24. August 2003

Gant, Michael S., Biblio Art, Metro, Metroactive Home, 17. - 23. August 2003

Fischer, Jack, Full of Suprise, San Jose Mercury News, 7. August, 2003

Cotter, Holland, Art in Review: Mel Chin, New York Times, 21. März 2003

Tsai, Eugenia, Mel Chin, Time Out New York, 21. März 2003

Wines, Susan, Where the Twin Towers stood, Domus, 846, März 2002

Montreuil, Gregory, Mel Chin, New Art Examiner, März 2001

Milano, Carol, Rugs as Computer Game, The KNOWMAD Show, AREAE, Spring 2001

Sirmans, Franklin, Mel Chin: KNOWMAD, Time Out, Dezember 2000

Patterson, Tom, Bring Along Your Brain, Winston-Salem Journal, 4. Oktober 1994

Rahm, Philippe, Sous les pavés, l'herbe, l'architecture d'aujourd'hui, Juni 1998

Cameron, Dan, Opening Salvos, Part Two, Arts Magazine, Februar 1998

Thorson, Alice, Melrose Art, The Kansas City Star, 1. Februar 1998

Dancing in the name of art, The Daily Evergreen, 10. Februar 1998

Artists visits project with BBC in town, Houston Chronicle, Zest Section, 7. Dezember 1997

Adams, Alice, Gardens, art space, Downtown/Neartown, Houston Chronicle, 16. Juli 1997

Sharkey, Betsy, Art of Art's Sake. On Fox, Mediaweek, 7. Juli 1997

Mitchell, Charles Dee, Critical Imagery, The Dallas Morning News, 2. Juli 1997

Flagpole Magazine, Univesity of Georgia, Athens, GA, Vol.11, No. 24, 18. Juni 1997

Meta Bauer, Ute/ Armaly, Fareed, Mel Chin Conversando con Ute Meta Bauer y Fareed Armaly, Georgia Magazine, University of Georgia, Athens, Juni 1997

Masterpiece Theatre, Village Voice, 22. April 1997

Intra, Giovanni, report from los angeles, artnet.com, reviews, 16. April 1997

Wyatt, Kristen, Melrose' Set a Canvas for Students' Art, The Red & Black, 1. April 1997

Katauskas, Ted, Agitpop, Talk Of the Town, The New Yorker, 24. März 1997

Knight, Christopher, The Socio-Art Genre, Los Angeles Times, 18. März 1997

McKenna, Christine, Cause and Effects, L.A. Times, 16. März 1997

Nakane, Kazuko, Mel Chin at Western Washington Univesity, Vol. 2, No.3, Artweek, März 1997

Litt, Steven, NOVA takes one small step for arts, The Plain Dealer, 25. Oktober 1995

Alchimie Auf Verseuchtem Grund, Der Standard, Album, 22. September 1995

Ex-Houstonian Wins California Arts Award, Houston Chronicle, 5. Mai 1995

Rosser, Phyllis, Mel Chin's Invisible Architecture, Public Art Review, Fall/Winter 1994

Making Trouble, High Performance, Winter 1994

Hummer, Tracey C., Review, dialogue, November/Dezember 1994

Dunn, Teri, Cleansing Gardens, Sanctuary- The Journal of the Massachusetts Audubon Society, September/Oktober 1994

Visible Man, The Village Voice, 22. November 1994

Fox, Catherine, Equal Rights & Justice, The Atlanta Constitution, 5. Juni 1994

Dollens, Dennis L., Bon Barrage... Storefront an Eco Tec, Telesccope Magazine, Winter 1993

Mel Chin, lecture transcript, Art Papers, Vol. 17, No. 3, May/Juni 1993

Hager, Mary, New Hopes for Old Plants, Newsweek, Focus, 23. November 1992

Heartney, Eleanor, Skeptics in Utopia, Art in America, Juli 1992

Wong, Bill, You first see a red wall, Asian Week, 19. Juni 1992

Tanner, Marcia, A Conversation with Mel Chin, Artweek, 18. Juni 1992

Murphy, Jay, Mel Chin at The Menil Collection, Art in America, April 1992

Mahoney, Robert, Mel Chin, Arts Magazine, März 1992

Lewis, Jim, Fertile Ground, HG, Januar 1992

Lindsay, Marina, Lettuce Landfills, Buzzword, Vol. IV No.2, 1992

Inescapable Histories, The Village Voice, 31. Dezwmber 1991

Cembalest, Robin, Lettuce in the Landfill, Art News, November 1991

Schwendenwien, Jude, Breaking Ground: Art in the Environment, Sculpture, September /Oktober 1991

Scott, Diana, Resurrecting History, Metropolis, September 1991

McBride, Elizabeth, Mel Chin - Dialectic Materiald, Artspace, Fall 1991

Kim, Byron, Mel Chin: Visionary and Activist, Asian New Yorker, Juli 1991

Unsigned; Mel Chin at the Menil Collection, Review, Flash Art, Summer 1991

Artist Mel Chin wants to make people think, The Houston Post, Section D, 1. Mai 1991

The Politics of Mel Chin, The Houston Post, 28. April 1991

Inquiring Mind: Survey of work reveals Mel Chin's view of the world, Houston Chronicle, 28. April 1991

Riddle, Mason, Mel Chin: Surveying Heaven and Earth, Sculpture, Januar/ Februar 1991

Eco-Offensive Art, The Village Voice, Vol. XXXVI No.1, 1. Januar 1991