Paul Kos

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Paul Kos
Progression of 25 Minimals of Cast Red Salt
Ink on Chrome Coat paper
Paul Kos
A Trophy/Atrophy
Black-and-white video with sound
3:08 minutes
Paul Kos
Lightning
Black-and-white video with sound
1:30 minutes
Paul Kos
Up, Down, Strange and Charm I
Chalk, crayon and ink on paper
120” x 36”
Paul Kos
Memory Survives Silenced Tongues
mixed media
3' x 7' x 28"
Paul Kos
Pawn
2,500 magnetic chess pieces, steel, wood
118 x 88 x 11 1/2 in.
Paul Kos
Internationale Music Box (Spanish)
mixed media
7 1/2" x 11 1/2" x 3 1/4"
Paul Kos
Attack on the Pawn with a Sling Shot at 8 meters
Pencil on sheet-rock with two lead pellets shot with a sling shot from 8 meters
15" x 15" (framed)
Paul Kos
Luge and Luge Run
wood flint, woodblock print, wooden dowel
75” x 216” x 53 1/2"/ Dimensions of print: 51-1/2” x 201”
Paul Kos
Das Geld IV
Emboss, aquatint, 22k gold leaf, Frontier Press
11 9/16 x 11 3/4 in.
Paul Kos
Das Geld II
Emboss, aquatint, 22k gold leaf, red felt on paper
5 1/2" x 5" (paper); 20 3/4” x 20 1/8” (frame)
Paul Kos
I Saw the Light
saw, sheath and light bulb
dimensions variable (saw 10 1/2” x 58”; sheath 54 1/2” x 2” x 3”)
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BORN


1942 Rock Springs, Wyoming


EDUCATION


1965-67 M.F.A., San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco, California

1962-65 B.F.A., San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco, California

1961-62 Georgetown University, Washington, D.C.


SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS: 

2018 “Kinetic Landscapes,” Vallois Galerie, Paris, France

2016 “Equilibrium: A Paul Kos Survey,” di Rosa, Napa, CA

“Symmetry,” Anglim Gilbert Gallery, San Francisco, CA

“RR,” Ever Gold Projects, San Francisco, CA

2012 “Allegories and Metaphors (1968-2012),” Vallois Galerie, Paris, France

“Paul Kos Allegories & Metaphors,” Nyehaus, New York, NY

2011 “Selected Works: 1969-2011,” Gallery Paule Anglim, San Francisco, CA

2009 “Allegories and Metaphors,” Lamar Dodd School of Art, UGA, Athens, GA 

2008 “Selected Works,” Esso Gallery, New York, New York

“This Is Not a Void,” Galeria Luisa Strina, Sao Paulo, Brazil

2007 “West of the Great Divide,” Gallery Paule Anglim, San Francisco, CA

2003       “Everything Matters: Paul Kos, A Retrospective,” 

Berkeley Art Museum, University of California; Grey Art Gallery, New York University; San Diego Museum of Contemporary Art; 

Contemporary Art Center, Cincinnati 

“Paul Kos,” Grey Art Gallery NYU, New York, NY

      2001 “Paul Kos / Nam June Paik,” San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, CA

1998 “Sculptural Allegories," Gallery Paule Anglim, San Francisco, CA  

1995 Jernigan Wicker Fine Arts, San Francisco, CA  

Gallery Paule Anglim, San Francisco, CA

1994 “Paul Kos at the Wiegand Gallery,” College of Notre Dame, Belmont, CA

1992 “Paul Kos: Sculpture,” Gallery Paule Anglim, San Francisco, California

J.B. Speed Museum, Louisville, Kentucky (travels)

Dorothy Goldeen Gallery, Santa Monica, California

1991 “Tintinnabulations,” University Art Gallery, San Diego State University,

San Diego, California

1990 "Paul Kos: Ber Lin," Laguna Art Museum, Satellite Gallery at South Coast Plaza, Costa Mesa, California

Dorothy Goldeen Gallery, Santa Monica, California

1988 Iannetti Lanzone Gallery, San Francisco, California

University Art Gallery, California State University, Chico

1987 San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, California

Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, Minnesota

1986 New Langton Arts, San Francisco, California

Capp Street Project, San Francisco, California

1982 University of Nevada, Reno

1980 MATRIX, University Art Museum, University of California, Berkeley

Site, Inc., 585 Mission Street, San Francisco, California

1979 University Art Museum, University of California, Berkeley

1978 Video Free America, San Francisco, California

Everson Museum, Syracuse, New York

1977 Long Beach Museum of Art, Long Beach, CA

1976 Leo Castelli Gallery, New York, New York

1975 Leo Castelli Gallery, New York, New York

1974 "Howard Fried, Paul Kos," San Jose University Art Gallery, San Jose, CA

M.H. de Young Museum, San Francisco, CA

1973 "Gutierrez-Solana, Glassman, Kos," (three one-man exhibitions), La Jolla Museum, La Jolla, CA

1972 Reese Palley Gallery, New York, New York

1971 "Fish, Fox, Kos," de Saisset Art Gallery and Museum, Santa Clara, CA

Reese Palley Gallery, San Francisco, CA

1969 "Participationkinetics," Richmond Art Center, Richmond, CA

"Freeze-Drived Xmas," de Saisset Art Gallery and Museum, Santa Clara, CA


SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS: 


2018 “Paul Kos and Trevor Shimizu”, POTTS, Alhambra, CA

“Unconscious Rationale: Artist Amend Reality”, Anglim Gilbert Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2017 “Ways of Seeing,” Foundation Boghossian, Villa Empain, Brussels

“Illegal,” Luggage Store Gallery, San Francisco, CA

“Unsettled,” Nevada Museum of Art, Reno, NV

“Feedback,” Marlborough Contemporary, New York, NY

“Air, Wind and Fire,” Richmond Art Center, Richmond, CA  

“Bitter Creek Sweet Water,” Jules Maeght Gallery, San Francisco, CA

    2016 “Mind Over Matter,” BAMPFA, Berkeley, CA

“Zero,” c/o FuturDome, Milan, Italy

     2015 “Against Automatism,” Fused Space, Jessica Silverman Gallery, San Francisco, CA

“Retrospective,” Gallery Paule Anglim, San Francisco, CA 

2014 “Landscape: the virtual, the actual, the possible?,” Yerba Buena Center for the Arts,

San Francisco, CA

“Karla’s Living Room,” The Battery, San Francisco, CA

“Summer in Black and White,” Gallery Paule Anglim, San Francisco, CA

2013 “California Landscape Into Abstraction,” Orange County Museum of Art, Newport 

Beach, CA

“All Good Things,” SOMARTS, San Francisco, CA

“Solid Concept VI,” Gallery Paule Anglim, San Francisco, CA

“The Long Conversation,” Southern Exposure, San Francisco, CA

“Mono No Aware,” Linden Centre for Contemporary Arts, St. Kilda, Australia

“The Lunder Collection,” Colby College Museum of Art, Waterville, MA

“EISKELLER UND HIMMELSLÖ: Ortsbezogene Interventionen, Rekonstruktionen

und Erkundungen in Schleswig-Holstein 2012 – 2013,” Schleswig-Holstein, Germany

    2012 “Happy Birthday: a celebration of chance and listening, Philip Feldman Gallery,

Pacific Northwest College of Art, Portland, OR

“CANY (California/New York),” Nora Fisch Arte Contemporáneo, Buenos Aires,

Argentina

“Temporary Structures,” San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco, CA 

“SOUND, IMAGE, OBJECT: The Intersection of Art and Music,” University

Art Gallery, Sonoma State University, Sonoma, CA

“[Invisible] Relic,” Park Life Gallery, San Francisco, CA

“State of Mind: New California Art Circa 1970,” Berkeley Art Museum, Berkeley, CA

“Do Not Destroy: Trees, Art and Jewish Thought,” Contemporary Jewish Museum, San Francisco, CA

2011 “State of Mind: New California Art Circa 1970,” Orange County Museum of Art, Newport Beach, CA

“Under the Big Black Sun: California Art 1974 – 1981,”

The Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, CA,

The Geffen Contemporary at MOCA, Los Angeles, CA

“Spread - California Conceptualism Then and Now,” SOMArts, San Francisco, CA

2010 “Silence, Exile & Cunning,” Sonoma Valley Museum of Art, Sonoma, CA

“Radical Light: Alternative Film and Video in the San Francisco Bay Area, 1945 – 2000,” Berkeley Art Museum, Berkeley, CA 

2009     “The Third Mind: American Artists Contemplate Asia, 1860 to 1969,” Guggenheim Museum, New York, NY   

“MOCA’s First Thirty Years,” MOCA Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, CA        

            “Conceptual Art from California, Paul Kos and Tony Labat,” Arge Kunst, Bolzano, Italy

2008    “This is Not A Void,” Galeria Luisa Strina, Sao Paolo, Brazil

           “Eureka,” San Jose Institute of Contemporary Art. San Jose, CA

           “Conceptual Art From California,” Neuer Berliner Kunstverein n.b.k., Berlin, Germany

           “Looking For Mushrooms,” Museum Ludwig, Koln, Germany

    “California Video,” Getty Museum, Los Angeles

     “15th Anniversary Exhibition,” Museum of Contemporary religious Art, ST. Louis, MO      

           “Neighborhood Secrets,” Stavanger,  Norway

           “Matrix, 30th Birthday Bash,” Berkeley Art Museum, Berkeley, California

           “Projected Image,” Sonoma State University, Sonoma, CA

2007    “A Principle of Immortality,” Video from 1970 to the present. Macy Art Gallery, Teachers College, Columbia University, New York, New York

“Art Since the 1960s: California Experiments,” Orange County Museum of Art, Newport Beach, CA

“from_&_to,” Kunst Merano Arte, Merano, Italy

“Pioneers,” CCA Wattis Institute, San Francisco, CA

“On Ice,” Williams Center Art Gallery, Lafayette College, Easton, PA

“Subversive Moves,” Sun Valley Center for the Arts, Ketchum, ID

2006 “Evidences or This Object of Desire,” In Situ / Fabienne Leclerc, Paris, France

“The Three Cities – Berlin: The Apartment,” Anna-Catharina Gebbers, Berlin, Germany

“Work Zones: Three Decades of Contemporary Art from SFAI,” San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco, CA

2005 “Soft Openings,” The Katzen American University Museum, Washington, D.C.

“Solid Concept V,” Gallery Paule Anglim, San Francisco, CA

“Marking Time,” LACE Los Angeles, CA

2003      “Sold Concept IV,” Gallery Paule Anglim, San Francisco, CA 

2002 “Beyond Preconceptions,” Berkeley Art Museum, Berkeley, CA

2001 "Labyrinth Of Pleasure", Museum of Contemporary Art, Taipei, Taiwan

"Double Feature: Paul Kos and Nam June Paik," San Francisco Museum of

            Modern Art, San Francisco, CA

2000 “Open House,” Art on Site 1, San Francisco, CA 

“1:1,” Refusalon, San Francisco, CA 

1999 "Line," Lance Fung Gallery, New York, NY

1998 "PFormative Acts,” San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco, CA  

Selections from the Weisman Collection, Frederick Weisman Museum of Art, Center for the Arts, Pepperdine University, Malibu, CA  

1997 "Video Group Show," Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY  

“The Art Orchestra: A Sculptors’ Ensemble,” The Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, San Francisco, CA

1996 "Blurring the Boundaries Installation Art 1969 – 1996,” Museum of Contemporary Art, San Diego, CA  

“Generations,” Richmond Art Center, Richmond, CA

“Austria SFAI 125th Anniversary Tribute Show,” Gallery Paule Anglim, San Francisco, CA

“Natural Histories,” Institute of Contemporary Art, San Jose, CA

1995 "Facing Eden," M.H. de Young Museum, San Francisco, CA  

1994 “Solid Concept Three,” Gallery Paule Anglim, San Francisco, CA

1993 “In Out of the Cold,” Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, San Francisco, CA

1992 “California Art,” Aspen Art Museum, Aspen, Colorado

“John Cage Memorial Exhibition,” Jernigan/Wicker, San Francisco, CA

“Unter Null,” Woh Museum, Barengasse, Zurich, Germany

1991 “After the Apocalypse:  A Different Humanism,” SECCA, Winston-Salem,

North Carolina

“Transformations,” Transamerica Pyramid, San Francisco, California

“Unter Null” (Below Zero), Museum Indutriekultur, Nuremberg, Germany

“Gallery II,” (3-person show), Gallery Paule Anglim, San Francisco, California

1990 “Lines of Force,” Bayfront Gallery, San Francisco, California

"Bay Area Media," San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, California

"Works in Media," Gallery Paule Anglim, San Francisco, California

"In Site, Five Conceptual Artists from the Bay Area", University Art Gallery, University of Massachusetts at Amherst, Amherst, Massachusetts

"Public Art, Models and Drawings," San Francisco State University Art Gallery, San Francisco, California

"Open Channels, Five Year Survey," Long Beach Museum of Art, Long Beach, California

"R/T SF – Colombia," San Francisco Arts Commission Gallery, San Francisco, California

1989-90 "Awards in the Visual Arts 8" High Museum, Atlanta, Georgia; La Jolla Museum of Contemporary Art, La Jolla, California;  Henry Gallery, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington

1989 "Bay Area Conceptualism: Two Generations," Hallwalls Contemporary Art Center, Buffalo, New York

"Machinations," Saint Gervais, Maison des Jeunes et de la Culture, Geneva, Switzerland

1989 "San Francisco Bay Artists," Museo de Arte Moderno, Cartagena, Colombia

Centro Colombo Americano, Medellin, Colombia; Centro Colombo Americano, 

Bucaramanga, Columbia; Centro Colombo Americano, Bogota, Colombia; Museo Arqueologico La Merced, Cali, Colombia; Centro de Arte Actual, Pereira, Colombia

"Solid Concept," Gallery Paule Anglim, San Francisco, California

1988 "Second International Exhibition of Artists of Slovenian Descent," Cankarjev Dom, Ljubljana, Yugoslavia

"3 Videonale," Bonn, West Germany

"Art of the Madonna," Old St. Patrick's Church, Chicago, Illinois

1987 "Landscape Video: The Seventies," Los Angeles Contemporary Exhibitions, Los Angeles, California

"Steirischer Herbst '87," Graz, Austria

"Object Poems," Henry Art Gallery, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington

"30 From 25," Sheppard Art Gallery, University of Nevada at Reno

1986 Second Newport Biennial, Newport Harbor Art Museum, California

1985 "Video from Vancouver to San Diego," The Museum of Modern Art, New York, New York

"Reel to Real," San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, California

"Nature as Metaphor," San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco, California

"Spacial Relationships in Video," The Museum of Modern Art, New York, New York

"Selections from the de Saisset," New Langton Arts, San Francisco, California

1984 "Artist's Valentines," San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco, California

"Artist Olympics," Video Gallery, San Francisco, California

"San Francisco Video Festival," San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, California

"Video and Ritual," Museum of Modern Art, New York, New York

"Reel to Real," San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco, California

"Bar Video," Vazac Hall, presented by MO David, Inc., New York, New York

1984 "Video: A Retrospective 1974-1984," Long Beach Museum of Art, Long Beach, California

1983 "Art Video," Palais des Beaux-Arts, Charleroi, France

"Performance," Restaurant Dalmatzi, Bern, Switzerland

1982 "Vision #5 Artists' Photography," Crown Point Gallery, Oakland, California

Anthology Film Archives, New York, New York

"100 Years of California Sculpture," Oakland Museum, Oakland, California

"Elegant San Francisco Miniatures," Museum of Conceptual Art, San Francisco, California; Belca House, Kyoto, Japan; San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, California

"Video," American River College, Sacramento, California

"Arts Alive," KVIE Channel 6, Sacramento, California

1981 "California Performance," Chicago Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, Illinois

"TV in Place," Korot, Burden, Kos, San Francisco Art Institute

1980 "San Francisco Video Review," Video Free America, San Francisco, California

"San Francisco Video Festival," San Francisco, California

"Video Art," Centre Culturel Americain, Paris, France

1979 "Video Roman '79," Rome, Italy

"Everson Video Review," Everson Museum of Art, Syracuse, New York

Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, Illinois

University Art Museum, University of California at Berkeley

Museum of Contemporary Art, La Jolla, California

"Bay Area Contemporary Strengths," University of California at Santa Barbara

"Space/Time/Sound/1970's - A Decade in the Bay Area," San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, California

1978 "Art Video," La Mamelle and Cable Channel 25, San Francisco, California

"Video Art," Southland Cable Networks, Some Serious Business, and the Long Beach Museum of Art

"Americans in Paris," Hudson River Museum, Yonkers, New York

"Video Art," Contemporary Arts Museum, Cincinnati, Ohio

"Video Art," Lanchester Polytech, Coventry, England

1977 "A Tight Thirteen Minutes," Museum of Conceptual Art, San Francisco, California

"Paris Biennale," Paris, France

"Video Art USA," Centre Culturel Americain, Paris, France

1976 "Video Art: An Overview," San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, California

"Video Art," Smith College Art Museum, Northampton, Massachusetts

1975 "Video Art," Institute of Contemporary Art, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia; Contemporary Art Center, Cincinnati, Ohio; The Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, Illinois; The Wadsworth Atheneum, Hartford, Connecticut

"The Whitney Biennial," Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, New York

"San Francisco Bay Area Artists' Work on Video Tape," And/Or Gallery, Seattle, Washington

"Video Art USA," Bienal de Sao Paulo, American Pavillion, Brazil (traveled to five Latin-American countries)

"Information Show," San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco, California

"Exchange: DFW/SFO," Fort Worth Art Museum, Fort Worth, Texas, 1975, and the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, California

"Landscape Video," Long Beach Museum of Art, Long Beach, California

1974 "Contemporanea," Rome, Italy

"Collector's Video," Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, California

"Video Group Show," Leo Castelli Gallery, New York, New York

"Basel 5, 1974," Basel, Switzerland

"Trigon," Vienna, Austria

"Cologne Art Fair," Cologne, Germany

"Project 74," Wallraf-Richartz Museum, Cologne, Germany

"Video Art," Smith College Art Museum, Northampton, MA

"South of the Slot," 63 Bluxome Street, San Francisco, California

1973 "Circuit," Everson Museum, Syracuse, New York; Henry Art Gallery, University of Washington, Seattle; Cranbrook Art Institute, Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, California

"All Night Sculpture," Museum of Conceptual Art, San Francisco, California

"Bienal de Sao Paolo," Sao Paulo, Brazil

"Video, The New Wave," WGBH Television, Boston, Massachusetts

"Video Group Show," Leo Castelli Gallery, New York, New York

"Art Now," J.F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, Washington, D.C.

1972 "San Francisco Performance," Newport Harbor Art Museum, Newport Beach, California

"Video West One," Everson Museum, Syracuse, New York

"Games," San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco, California

"Saint Jude Video Invitational," de Saisset Art Gallery and Museum, Santa Clara, California

"The Bay Area Roach Clip Show," San Geronimo, California

"Toys of the Artist," Walnut Creek Art Center, Walnut Creek, California

University of British Columbia, Vancouver, B.C., Canada

"MOCA FM," Museum of Conceptual Art, San Francisco and KPFA FM, Berkeley, 

California

"Video Works," 112 Greene Street, New York, New York

1970 "Richmond Sculpture Annual," Richmond Art Center, Richmond, California

"The Eighties," University Art Museum, Berkeley, California

"Sound; Sculpture As:," Museum of Conceptual Art, San Francisco, California

"Films by Sculptors," Museum of Conceptual Art, San Francisco, California

1970 "Art in the Mind," Allen Memorial Art Museum, Oberlin College, Oberlin, Ohio

1969 "Invitational Drawing Exhibit," California State College, Hayward, California

"Return of Abstract Expressionism," Richmond Art Center, Richmond, California


Public Collections:


Guggenheim Museum, New York, New York

                  Kadish Foundation, Paris, France

Henry Art Gallery, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington

La Jolla Museum of Contemporary Art, La Jolla, California

Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth, Fort Worth, Texas

Long Beach Art Museum, Long Beach, California

Museum of Conceptual Art, San Francisco, California

Wallraff-Richartz Museum, Cologne, Germany

Institute of Contemporary Art, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

de Saisset Art Gallery and Museum, Santa Clara, California

San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, California

Everson Museum of Art, Syracuse, New York

Museum of Modern Art, New York, New York

Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam, Holland

Nora Eccles Harrison Museum of Art, Logan, Utah


Grants & Awards:


2005-2007 Eureka Fellowship Program for the Visual Arts

1999-2000 Flintridge Foundation Fellowship

1997 National Endowment for the Arts and FONCA (Fondacion y Organisacion National de Culutra yArtes), Residency in Mexico

1993 National Endowment Fellowship

1990 John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Fellowship

1989 Award in the Visual Arts (AVA)


1987 Rockefeller Foundation Fellowship

Engelhard Award, Boston, Massachusetts

Western States Arts Fellowship

"Open Channels," Long Beach Museum of Art

1986 National Endowment Media Arts Grant (in conjunction with the Walker Art Center)

Louis Comfort Tiffany Foundation Fellowship

1986 Capp Street Project, Residency

1983 Western States Arts Fellowship

1982 National Endowment Fellowship

1976 National Endowment Fellowship

1974 National Endowment Fellowship


Commissions/Public Art:


2011-2014 South Plaza, Public Safety Building, San Francisco

2009-2013 San Francisco General Hospital, San Francisco, CA

2009-2010  UCSF, Lobby, Cancer Research, San Francisco, CA

2005-2010  Freeport Water Authority, Sacramento, CA 

2006  California Foundation, Los Angeles, CA

2002  Golden Gate Project, San Francisco Arts Commission. (Cancelled due to 

         lack of funds after preliminary drawings completed.)               

1991-2000  Poetry Sculpture Garden, with poet Robert Hass, 199 Fremont, San 

         Francisco, California

1997 Tunnel/Chapel, di Rosa Art Preserve, Napa, California, with Isabelle  

         Sorrell

1990-1994  Secretary of State, State Archives Building, Sacramento, with 

         Mandell/Sultan

1989-1992  Passenger-Only Ferry Terminal, Washington State Arts Commission, 

         Seattle, WA, Cancelled after construction began: Toxic waste discovered.


Teaching Experience:


1969-1977 University of Santa Clara, Santa Clara, CA

1978-2008  San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco, CA

2008-09 Dodd Chair, University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia


Selected Bibliography:


Albright, Thomas, “Art,” Rolling Stone, June 24, 1971.

“Art from a Giant Puddle,” San Francisco Chronicle, July 17, 1969.

“Marvels in Steel and Sand,” San Francisco Chronicle, April 17, 1971.

Anderson, Phil, “Chartes Bleu,” High Performance 10, no. 3, 1987:  99-100.

Arms, John, “Agrisculpture,” Christian Science Monitor, August 23, 1969.

Arts Magazine 44, No. 8, Summer 1970:  23, 38.

Arts Magazine 47, No. 1, September-October 1972: 58.

Avalanche 1, Fall 1970: 6.

Avalanche 2, Winter 1971: 6.

Avalanche 4, Spring 1972: 4.

Baker, Kenneth, “Art That Comes Across as Disposable,” San Francisco Chronicle, November 28, 1998.

“Exhibitions Evoke Signs of Ruin, Scars of War,” San Francisco Chronicle, January 19, 2008.

“Artists Presaged Social Media,” San Francisco Chronicle, March 7, 2013.

Battcock, Gregory, ed., New Artists Video, New York: Dutton, 1978.

Belloil, Jay, Joel Glassman, Carlos Gutierrez-Solana, Paul Kos [exhibition catalog], La Jolla, CA: Museum of Contemporary Art, 1973.

Belsito, Peter, “Sympathetic Vibrations,” High Performance 9, no. 2, 1986: 73.

Bonetti, David, “Two decades of MATRIX,” San Francisco Examiner, April 29, 1998.

“With sly wit, Paul Kos rings a bell,” San Francisco Examiner, October 28, 1994: C6-7.

Camhi, Leslie, “Human Comedy: A Bay Area Conceptualist's Antic, Melancholy Body of Work,” Village Voice, October 1-7, 2003.

Caples, Garrett, “Review: Equilibrium: A Paul Kos Survey,” Art Practical, May 17, 2016.

Chang, Soojin, “Berkeley Art Museum Showcases California’s Conceptual Artists of the 70’s,” The Daily Californian, March 4, 2012.

Christensen, Judith, “Uncomfortable Cadence,” Artweek 21, March 15, 1990: 13-4.

Cotter, Holland, “West Coast Art (Not Laid-Back): A California ‘State of Mind,’ Circa 1970, at Bronx Museum,” New York Times, July 11, 2013.

Cotter, Holland, “Gaze East and Dream, Review 'The Third Mind: American Artists Contemplate Asia, 1860-1989,’ New York Times, January 29, 2009.

Desmarais, Charles, “Conceptual Artist Mixes Dada, Dry Wit,” SF Gate, July 19, 2016.

Geer, Suvan, “Review: Paul Kos: Manipulation by Participation,” Los Angeles Times, May 25, 1990

Gilmore, Jonathan, Art in America, April 2004.

Golonu, Berin, Artweek, January 2000: 41.

Haber, John, “Us and Them,” Haber’s Art Reviews, 2003.

Jaszi, Jean, “Projects for the Eighties,” Artweek, March 28, 1970: 1, 8.

Jomadiao, Paris, “On Paul Kos,” Conversations at the Edge, November 3, 2016.

Junker, Howard, “Video Installation: Paul Kos and Sculptured Monitor,” Arts Magazine, November 1975: 65-6.

Jux, Virginie, “Conceptual Art According to Kos: A Whole Concept!,” TenTen, July 13, 2015.

Kent, Tom, ‘Paul Kos – Videotapes and Sculptural Residue,” Artweek, November 2, 1974: 5.

Kimmelman, Michael, “Why Faith That’s a Bit Slapstick,” The New York Times, September 12,2003.

Kaufman, Jason Edward. “Hidden Asian influence on US modern masters revealed,” The Art Newspaper, December, 2008.

Kaye, Nick, “Paul Kos,” SiteWorks: San Francisco Performance 1969-85, October 19, 2015. 

McCann, Cecile N., “Richmond Sculpture Annual,” Artweek, February 18, 1970: 6.

“Authority and Art (Again),” Artweek, June 26, 1971: 2.

Artweek, February 13, 1971: 2.

McFarland, Mack, “Happy Birthday: a celebration of chance and listening, Philip Feldman Gallery, Pacific

Northwest College of Art, 2012

Marioni, Tom, “Art/By Jove,” San Francisco Magazine, March 1977: 94-5.

Morris, Gay, Art in America 77, February 1989: 173.

Moss, Stacey, Paul Kos at the Wiegand Gallery [exhibition catalog], Belmont, CA: College of Notre Dame, 1994.

“Museum of Conceptual Art Opens,” Artweek, March 28, 1970: 2.

Oliman, Leah, “Images that Call for Action,” Los Angeles Times, February 15, 2004: E40.

Porges, Maria, “Paul Kos at Gallery Paule Anglim,” Artforum, February 1996: 89.

Reveaux, Tony, ‘Polytechnical Diversity (SFMOMA),” Artweek 21, April 19, 1990: 1.

Richardson, Brenda, “Bay Area Survey: The Myth of Neo-Dada,”Arts Magazine, Summer 1970: 47.

“Bay Area Report”, Arts Magazine 45, No. 8, Summer 1971: 44.

Riddle, Mason, New Art Examiner 15, November 1987: 57.

Schneider, Ira, and Beryle Korot, eds., Video Art, New York: Harcourt Brace and Jovanovich, 1976.

“Sculpture in the Vineyards,” San Francisco Magazine, October 1969.

Simon, Eric, “Expo Solo Show: Paul Kos ‘Kinetic Landscape (s)’,” Actuart by Eric Simon, February 23, 2018.

Smallwood, Lyn, ‘Sculptor in a Haystack,” Seattle Weekly, February 7, 1990: 49.

Soe, Valerie, “Lessons in Seeing,” Artweek, April 25, 1970: 2.

“Sounds Sculpture Event,” Artweek, April 25, 1970: 2.

Tamblyn, Christine, “A Ritual for Bells,” Artweek 17, March 15, 1987.

Tarshis, Jerome, “San Francisco,” Artforum 8, No. 10, June 1970: 91.

“San Francisco,” Artforum 9, Vol. 1, September 1971: 91.

“U.C. Project for the Eighties,” Artweek, March 14, 1970: 3.

Wolf, Steven, “New Balance: The Work of Artist Paul Kos,” The Battery, San Francisco, July 8, 2016.

Wooster, Ann-Sargent, “Video and Ritual,” Afterimage 12, February 1985: 19.