Jonathan Calm


Studio in Palo Alto, CA

2000      Columbia University, MFA

1997      Montclair State University, BFA

2008      Art Matters Grant, New York, NY

2003      MTA Poetry in Motion Award, with video screenings at the Museum of Modern Art, NYC and “Reel New York” on the
Public Broadcasting System, NYC

Archer, Barbara. “An Insider’s Tour of Chelsea,” The Record, April 19, 2002, p. 39

Bischoff, Dan. “Crystal Land Revisited: New Art In New Jersey,” The Sunday Star-Ledger, November 07, 2004, p. 3 (illus.)

Copeland, Huey. “The Blackness of Blackness,”Artforum, October, 2009, p. 151

Cote, Christian. “Hip Hop Bof!,” Le Droit, September 14, 2002, p. A16

Cotter, Holland. “Cinema a la Warhol, With Cowboys, Stillness and Glamour,”
New York Times, April 5, 2002, p. E31

Cotter, Holland. ”Superimposition,” New York Times, July 6, 2001, p. E33

Dawson, Jessica. “African-American Art, Forward and Backward,” Washington Post, Nov. 27, 2003, p. C05

Finch, Charlie. “My Own Private Biennial,”, November 29, 2001

Finch, Charlie. “Video Choices: Kiki Seror, Annika Larsson, Jeremy Blake, Jonathan Calm,”, March 29, 2002 (illus.)

Finch, Charlie. “Greetings Friends,”, Dec. 22, 2000

Genocchio, Benjamin. “Images on a Transcultural Highway,” New York Times,
December 12, 2004, p. 16

Gladman, Randy. Jonathan Calm, NYArts, July/Aug. 2002, p. 17 (illus.)

Goodman, Christy. “PBS Finds Reel New York in Brooklyn: Focus on Homegrown filmmakers,”24/7, June 7, 2004, Cover (illus.) p.3,18-24.

Hall, Robert. “New Visions,” Valentine New York The Magazine,” Vol. I, Issue IV, Winter 2003, p.17-19 (illus.)

Harris, Jane. “Short List,” Village Voice, June 2005, p. 43

Honigman, Ana Finel. “Pinning It Down,” Sleek,” Summer 2008, p.214 (illus.)

Huester, Weibke. “Da ist die Junge Kunst, die sich der Natur Zuwendet,” Frankfurter, October 4, 2003

Hunt, David. “Jonathan Calm,” Artext Fall 2002 (illus.)

Jenkins, Mark. “At Anacostia, Hats & Accessories,” Washington Post, Jan. 16, 2004

Kerr, Merrily. “David Hunt’s Superimposition,” NY Arts, September, 2001

Kerr, Merrily. “Man Hunt,” NY Arts, November, 2001, pp. 28

Levin, Kim. “Jonathan Calm,” Village Voice, Voice Choice (*), April 16, 2002

Michel, Rita. “Loop ’00 Art Barcelona,” NY Arts, Jan/Feb. 2004, p. 31.

Pollack, Barbara, “Frequency,” Art News, Feb. 2006, p. 129

Robinson, Walter. “Weekend Update,”, June 23, 2005 (illus.)

Schwendener, Martha. Jonathan Calm, The New Yorker, June 27, 2005

Schwendener, Martha. “Superimposition,” Artforum on-line, July 14, 2001

Sirmans, Franklin. “Jonathan Calm,” Time Out NY, April 18-25, 2002 p. 62 (illus.)

Sirmans, Franklin. “Mass Appeal: The Art Object and Hip Hop Culture,” Catalogue essay, Gallery 101, Ottawa, Canada, August 2002

Valdez, Sarah. “Jonathan Calm,” Paper, February, 2002, p. 132

Valdez, Sarah. “Report From New York, Bling and Beyond,” Art in America, April 2006, p.63 (illus.)

Young, Lisa J. “Jonathan Calm,” Tema Celeste, July-August, 2002, p. 90 (illus.)

Zamudio, Raul. “Superimposition,” Tema Celeste, September-October, 2000, p. 84

“Dusk” essay by David Hunt, I-20 Gallery, NYC, Sept. 16 – Oct 28, 2000 p. 6 (illus.)

“Frequency,” essay by Brooke Minto, Studio Museum of Art, NYC, Nov 9, 2005–March 12, 2006, pp. 34-35 (illus.)

“New Visions” Emerging Trends in African American Art,” The Smithsonian Institute, Anacostia Center for African American Art, pp. 3, 6, 7 (illus.)

“Art Forum Berlin 2003”, pp. 148-9 (illus.)