Selected Texts

Publications, Catalogues and Essays

exhibition Essay, 'I Am'


Ric Spenser, 'Black Sun', Exhibition Catalogue, Fremantle Art Centre, Februrary 2016

'Black Sun' exhibition poster, PIAF 2016, Perth

Perth International Art Festival 'What's on' and video artist talk

CENSORED, - a documentary on art- by Elena Biasi, Glasgow February 2016

Donna West, 'Dani Marti: Fool’s Paradise'


Obey!, Mutacana 100, exhibition poster , 2015

'Slow Show' , Press Release, Adelaide , 2015

'Exhibit A' exhibition catalogue by Carrie Miller, @ Lock Up Gallery, Newcastle, 2015


Paco Barragan, 'From madonna to Madonna', exhibition catalogue DOMUS ARTIUM 2 , Salamanca, Spain

Hatje Cantz publication 'Dani Marti', 2012, Berlin

Hatje Cantz publication 'Dani Marti', 2012, Berlin - COVER

Hatje Cantz publication 'Dani Marti', 2012, Berlin - PUBLISHERS LINK


Morgan Falconer, exhibition catalogue 'And that's it' , Greenaway Art Gallery, November 2011, Adelaide

lets the healing begin, IMA , Brisbane, press release

inhabit, london, press release

Gao Gao, 'Seeing in the Dark: Dani Marti's ‘Variations on a Serious Black Dress', Scotland

Dani Marti, VIAL QUEEN, a project for ATLANTICA, Journal of Art and Thought, a publication of CAAM, Centro Atlantico de Arte Moderno (Las Palmas, Spain), issue #50, Spring-Summer, 2011. Director: Octavio Zaya. Designer: Rein Steger.


cinema x: I like to watch, MoCCA Toronto, press release

Jason Smith, 'Dani Marti: Finding Peter', catalogue essay for Bacon's Dog , Breenspace, Sydney

Kirsten Lloyd, 'The Ethics of Encounter', exhibition interpretation, Stills, November 2010, Edinburgh

Peter McKay, 'Vocal Thoughts' catalogue essay, Contemporary Art Centre of South Australia (CACSA), Adelaide, September 2010


running time, artist films in scotland 1960 to now,

Ruth Barker, 'Sometimes We Aren't Who We Think We Are: The Transgression of Autobiography in Dani Marti's insideout', September 2009

Bienal Lanzarote, poster


Anthony Gardner, ‘The Gestural Unconscious’, catalogue essay, Breenspace, Sydney, July 2008

Lois Rowe, 'IN TRANSIT', catalogue essay for Glasgow International, 11-27 April 2008

maite centol, 'arte y sexos', poster exhibition, Sala Astragal, diciembre 2008 , Gijon


M.A.S.H Miami, Press release, December 2007

John Calcutt, 'Inside-Out', catalogue essay for Glittering Shadows, Glasgow


Domenico Quaranta, 'Closer', Exhibition catalogue, Citric, Brescia, October 2006

Paco Barragan, 'The art of tying ends', Exhibition catalogue, Sherman Galleries, Sydney, February-March 2006


Anthony Gardner, 'There is nothing at the end of the rainbow', Catalogue essay, ARC One Gallery, Melbourne, March 2005


Victoria Hynes, 'Looking for Rover', exhibition catalogue, Sherman Galleries, Sydney, March-April 2004

Ann Finnegan, 'Variations in a Serious Black Dress', exhibition catalogue, Canberra Contemporary Art Space, ACT, February-March 2004


Jane Barney, 'Metis - waste', catalogue essay for 'Plastic by Nature', Canberra Contemporary Art Space, Canberra, May 2001

Ann Finnegan, 'missing spain', catalogue essay, Casula Powerhouse Arts Centre, Sydney, August 2001


Ann Finnegan, 'Thin Wall', Artspace Catalogue. Sydney, February 2000

Ann Finnegan, 'Coco', Catalogue essay. Sydney, August 2000

'Exhibit A' exhibition catalogue by Carrie Miller, @ Lock Up Gallery, Newcastle, 2015

Articles, Reviews, Radio and Television

Linda Morris, 'Artspace public body show 'one of the most explicit exhibitions ever seen in Sydney' august 2017

John McDonald, 'The Public Body 0.2', August 2017


John McDonald, 'Western wonders' , Spectrum, Sydney Morning Herald, Sydney March5-6 2016

Lucy Stranger, 'Black Sun', Artist Profile, 15 February Australia

Laetitia Wilson, 'Perth International Arts Festival: Dark matter', Real Time, issue 131, February, Australia

Ruth Little, 'We're all lunatics now' , Friday 12 February 2016

Gemma Weston, 'Dani Marti: Black Sun' , Artlink , March 2016, Australia

RTR-FM , Radio Interview about 'Black Sun' , exhibition commissioned by Perth International Art Festival , 2016, Australia


John McDonald, 'Master Showman', Sydney Morning Herald, Spectrum page 18, Australia

Robert Nelson, 'Marti's garden of distortion', THE AGE, July 28 2014, Australia


Andrew Taylor, 'Blake Prize looks at creation beyond basic Christian teachings', Sydney Morning Herald, October 10, 2013, Australia


Kit Messham-Muir, 'Touch:the portraiture of Dani Marti', art review, Art & Australia, vol.49, no.3, p.504, Australia

Naomi Gall, 'Recommended', Art Guide Australia, September 2012

Carrie Miller, 'From Carrie Miller', The Art Life, published 24th August, 2012, Australia

Kit Messham-Muir, 'Interview with Dani Marti, artist, New York, 3 july 2012

Una Rey & Faye Neilson,'Crafting pathos with Dani Marti', Art Monthly issue 255, page 5-7,November 2012, Australia

Carrie Miller, 'Dani Marti:Mariposa", Art Monthly, issue 255, November 2012, Australia


Jill Stowell, ‘ Colourful characters’, Newcastle Herald, H2, Review, page 18 , 1st October, 2011, Australia

Andrew Frost, 'Grants and residencies', Australian Art Collector, pages 108-111, December 2011, Australia

Rosemarie Milson, 'Knowing the ropes', Newcastle Herald Weekender magazine, front cover and pages 8-11, November 5th 2011, Australia

Megan Backhouse, 'Book of Miracles', Art Guide July/August 2011, page 31, Australia

Ani Tzenkova, 'Dani Marti's tactile paintings' TRENDLAND, 6th September 2011, USA

Kirsten Lloyd, ‘The Ethics of Encounter’ Art Pulse, pag, 26-28, Vol2, No3, summer 2011, USA

Anne Kirker, ‘Let the healing begin’, ‘Art Monthly’, pag. 43-45, Issue 239, May 2011, Australia

Dan Rule, 'Dani Marti: Book of Miracles' THE AGE, LIfe & Style section, page 5, 30th July, Australia

WAM-WebArtMagazine.Com , INHABIT, August 2011, UK

Chris Reid, 'Intimate Warnings', Real time Magazine, February 2011, Australia

Gordon Bellantyne, 'Artist talk: The Ethics of Encounter', Stills, Edinburgh, 17 February 2011

Rachael Cloughton, 'The Ethics of Encounter @ Stills" THE SKINNY, 05 January 2011, Scotland

Craig Judd, 'Bacon’s dog: Dani Marti’s portrait of Peter Fay', Art & Australia, pg.426-429, February 2011

Anthony Gardner, 'Intimacies in a desert: the videos of Dani Marti', ATLANTICA, Journal of Art and Thought, a publication of CAAM, Centro Atlantico de Arte Moderno (Las Palmas, Spain), issue #50, Spring-Summer, 2011, front cover and pp 98-115, Director: Octavio Zaya. Designer: Rein Steger.

Fearghus Roulston, 'Dani Marti and Public Pillowtalk', Samizdat press, March 9, 2011, Edinburgh

Timothy Morrell, 'Therapy Session', Art Collector, pag 103-105, April 2011, Australia


Camilla Singh, 'Cinema X: I Like to Watch' , Art Pulse Magazine, 2010

qunst.mag #7 - hiv/aids, Bildwechsel, December 2010, Berlin


Dan Rule, 'Around the galleries', The Age, 10 October, Melbourne

Claire Black, 'The Dani Marti stooshie has knocked the sparkle off the Glasgay! sequins', The Scotsman, 11 October

Iain Smith, 'Inside Glasgay!', qmunicate, issue 70, Oct.2001 ,pages front cover and 10-12, Scotland

Duncan Macmillan, 'Art review: Dai Nippon/The Tale of Genji', The Scotsman, 15 September

Omar Kholeif , 'No social justice for Glasgow's art?', The Guardian, 15 September

Allan Radcliffe, 'Conversation Piece', The LIst, Scotland, 22 September

Charlotte Higgins, 'Glasgow's sex and drugs row rumbles on', The Guardian, 23 September

Robert Nelson, 'Rumbling, dripping and slipping away', The Age, 30 September, Page 20.

Talitha Kotzé, 'Dani Marti: Insideout', The LIst, 1 October

Lauren Mayberry, 'Sh(OUT) About Censorship', The Skinny, 2 October

Ximena Moreno, 'Dani Marti', Arte al Limite, May-July 2009, issue 36, pp.14-21, pp.118-119, & front cover

Edd McCraken, 'Boycott threat to ‘homophobic’ council in censorship row', Sunday Herald, 13 September, pg 18

Jennie Kermode, 'Dani Marti talks about film, art and HIV' Eye for Film, website, September 8

Edd Mc Crakken, 'Artist attacks GoMA for 'censorship' of gay life exhibition' Sunday Herald, 23 September, pg13

Graeme Murray, 'Artist makes abrasive point in city protest', Evening Times, September 4, page 18

Owen Craven, 'Dani Marti', Artist Profile magazine, issue 7, April 2009,pag 50-53


Walter Robinson, 'Puerto Rican sun', artnet, April 2008

Juliana Engberg, ‘On cultural capital’, Art & Australia, vol 46, no.1, spring, 2008, pp 48-49

Martin Vincent, 'Glasgow International' Frieze, issue 116, June 2008, page 237

Laura McLean-Ferris, 'Glasgow International Festival', Art Review Magazine, June 2008, pp140-141

Martin Vincent, 'Dani Marti & Katri Walker', METRO, page 27, 21 April 2008, Scotland

Sharon Mangion, 'Glasgow International of Contemporary Art', AN: The Artists Information Company, 26 April 2008, UK

Laura Cumming, 'Glasgow makes a show of itself', The Observer, Review, page 18, 20 April 2008, UK

Jack Mottram, 'Outsiders give the art festival its edge', The Herald, page 18, 18 April 2008, UK

Adrian Searle, 'What a Riot', The Guardian - g2 ARTS, page 23-25, 15 April 2008, UK

Paco Barragan, 'The hell of the beautiful', Wynwood, March 2008, pp 8-13


Gerri Williams, Sunday Arts, ABC National Television, 8 July 2007, Australia

Ashley Crawford, 'Art around the galleries', The Age, 19 May 2007, Melbourne, p.14

Penny Webb, 'Closer at Arc one Gallery', The Age, 26 May 2007, Melbourne

Shelley Penn, 'Harbour Master', MONUMENT: Architecture & Design, issue 80, pages 48-52, 2007


Paco Barragan, 'Heaven & Hell', Contemporary, issue 86, October 2006 pp. 58-59


Robert Nelson, 'Marti ties viewers in knots', The Age, Friday, 20 May 2005


Sasha Grishin, 'Depth in surreal paradise lust', Canberra Times, Canberra, 25 February 2004


Robert Nelson, 'Floating into space', The Age - Melbourne, 7 May 2003

Victoria Hynes, 'The semiology of weaving', Art & Australia vol. 40 no 30, pag. 410-417 and front cover


Leta Keens, 'Dreamweaver-Dani Marti', Belle Magazine, October-November Issue. 2002


Simon Rees, 'Looking for felix', Art + Text, no. 73, 2001, p. 87

Andrew Frost, 'Undiscovered artists', Australian Art Collector, no. 16, April-June 2001, pp. 74-75 & front cover

Sasha Grishin, 'An ironic medium', Canberra Times, 14 May 2001

Arts Program, 'interview with Bruce James: I am forever blowing bubbles...', ABC Radio, Monday 11th, June 2001, Australia.

Jane Barney, 'ROGUE PLASTIC: Dani Marti, Paul McInnes, David Sequeira',


Bruce James, 'Conservation pieces', Sydney Morning Herald, 21 October 2000


Brian Boys, 'Exhibitions site', Monument: Architecture & Design, Issue October/November 1999, page 39