Dia Publications

Publications are an essential part of Dia’s programs that champion and advance contemporary art. The publishing program includes an array of artist monographs, exhibition and collection catalogues, artist’s books, poetry volumes, and readers on contemporary culture and critical theory.

These titles are available online and at the bookshops at Dia Beacon and Dia Chelsea.

From November 25 through December 31, Dia members receive a 30% discount on all Dia publications and a 20% discount on other items purchased at Dia bookshops, or a 30% discount online.

List of Publications


Remix Ready Mix. Reimagines the soundtrack to artist Lucy Raven’s immersive film installation Ready Mix (2021). Created in collaboration with the composer Deantoni Parks, Remix Ready Mix merges  field recordings from a concrete and gravel plant in central Idaho with  nonsynchronous sound arrangements.

Camille Norment: Plexus. Includes a conversation between curator Kelly Kivland and the artist herself, and contributions by Legacy Russell, Nida Ghouse, and David Toop, and features fragmented texts from a conversation between Fred Moten and Norment.

Carl Craig: Party/After-Party (LP box set). Liner notes by DeForrest Brown Jr., Randy Gibson, Kelly Kivland, and Peter L’Official.


Joan Jonas: The Shape, the Scent, the Feel of Things; 15th Anniversary Edition. With artist statement by Joan Jonas and contributions by Lynne Cooke and Jason Moran.

 by Carla Lonzi and translated by Allison Grimaldi Donahue. Afterword by Claire Fontaine. Published by Divided in association with Dia Art Foundation.

Trio for Strings (LP box set), composition by La Monte Young. Performance by The Theatre of Eternal Music String Ensemble. Liner notes written by La Monte Young, Marian Zazeela, and Jung Hee Choi.

Artists on On Kawara, edited by Katherine Atkins and Kelly Kivland. Contributions by Alejandro Cesarco, Nancy Davenport, Renée Green, Annette Lawrence, Scott Lyall, Dave McKenzie, Bettina Pousttchi, and Haim Steinbach

Lucy Raven, edited by Sophia Larigakis and Alexis Lowry. Essays by Lucy R. Lippard, Alexis Lowry, and Lucy Raven; conversation with Deantoni Parks and Lucy Raven; creative contribution by Mónica de la Torre; preface by Jessica Morgan.

An Introduction to Dia’s Locations and Sites, edited by Kamilah N. Foreman, Matilde Guidelli-Guidi, and Sophia Larigakis. Introduction by Jessica Morgan


Artists on Robert Smithson, edited by Katherine Atkins and Kelly Kivland; with contributions by Matthew Buckingham, Abraham Cruzvillegas, Mark Dion, Teresita Fernández, Trevor PaglenRayyane Tabet, and Diana Thater

Mel Bochner: Measurements (1968–1971), with contributions by Alexis Lowry and Elayne Varian 


François Morelletedited by Béatrice Gross with Stephen Hoban; with contributions by Alexander AlberroYve-Alain Bois, Benjamin H. D. BuchlohBéatrice Gross, Valerie Hillings, Daniel Levin Becker, Morad Montazami, François Morellet, and Erik Verhagen 

Artists on Bruce Naumanedited by Katherine Atkins and Kelly Kivland; with contributions by Judith Barry, William Kentridge, David Levine, Gedi Sibony, Gary Simmons, Charline von Heyl, and Mark Wallinger 

Charlotte Posenenske: Work in Progressedited by Jessica Morgan and Alexis Lowry; with contributions by Matilde Guidelli-Guidi, Liz Hirsch, Alexis Lowry, Isabelle Malz, Rita McBride, Jessica Morgan, Charlotte Posenenske, Daniel Spaulding, and Catherine Wood 


Particulates, initiated by Rita McBride; edited by Nalo Hopkinson 

Artists on Andy Warhol, edited by Katherine Atkins and Kelly Kivland; with contributions by Robert Buck, Glenn Ligon, Jorge Pardo, Kara Walker, and James Welling 


Robert Ryman, edited by Stephen Hoban and Courtney J. Martin; with contributions by Sandra Amann, Jo Applin, Charles Gaines, Gary Garrels, Suzanne Hudson, Philipp Kaiser, Lucy R. Lippard, Courtney J. Martin, Robert Storr, Kirsten Swenson, and John Szwed 

Walter De Maria: The Lightning Field, edited by Stephen Hoban, Alexis Lowry, and Jessica Morgan; with contributions by John Cliett, Walter De Maria, Robert Fosdick, and Jessica Morgan 

Dan Graham: Two-Way Mirror Cylinder Inside Cube and a Video Salon (DVD), with text by Dan Graham 

Readings in Contemporary Poetry: An Anthology, edited by Vincent Katz; with poems by Kostas Anagnopoulos, Bruce Andrews, Rae Armantrout, John Ashbery, Paul Auster, Charles Bernstein, Bill Berkson, Anselm Berrigan, Edmund Berrigan, Charles Borkhuis, Lee Ann Brown, Bobby Byrd, Patrizia Cavalli, Paul Chan, Kate Colby, Todd Colby, Norma Cole, John Coletti, CA Conrad, Clark Coolidge, Brenda Coultas, Alan Davies, Jim Dine, Thomas Devaney, Joe Elliot, Elaine Equi, Larry Fagin, Thomas Fink, Robert Fitterman, Paul Foster Johnson, Joanna Fuhrman, Alan Gilbert, John Giorno, John Godfrey, Nada Gordon, Peter Gizzi, Mitch Highfill, Robert Hershon, Bob Holman, Susan Howe, Siri Hustvedt, Brenda Iijima, Franck André Jamme, Lisa Jarnot, Paolo Javier, Pierre Joris, Robert Kelly, Jack Kimball, Amy King, Basil King, Joanne Kyger, Michael Lally, Anne Lauterbach, Matt Longabucco, Kimberly Lyons, Judith Malina, Filip Marinovich, Taylor Mead, Angelo Micah Olin, Laura Moriarty, Tracie Morris, Anna Moschovakis, Stephen Motika, Jennifer Moxley, Eileen Myles, Alice Notley, Charles North, Ron Padgett, Gregoire Pam Dick, Shelagh Patterson, Trace Peterson, Simon Pettet, Arlo Quint, Ariana Reines, Jerome Rothenberg, Raphael Rubinstein, Jerome Sala, David Shapiro, Ron Silliman, Sara Jane Stoner, Stacy Szymaszek, Julian Talamantez Brolaski, Mónica de la Torre, Tony Towle, David Trinidad, Cecilia Vicuña, Anne Waldman, Keith Waldrop, Rosmarie Waldrop, Rosanna Warren, Lewis Warsh, Karen Weiser, John Yau, and Geoffrey Young 

Artists on Walter De Mariaedited by Katherine Atkins and Kelly Kivland; with contributions by Richard Aldrich, Jeanne Dunning, Guillermo Faivovich & Nicolás Goldberg, and Terry Winters 

Franz Erhard Walther: First Work Set, edited by Stephen Hoban, Kelly Kivland, and Yasmil Raymond; with contributions by Barbara Clausen, Rachel Haidu, Ulrike Müller, Yasmil Raymond, Erik Verhagen, Franz Erhard Walther, Gregory H. Williams, and Jennifer Winkworth 

Puerto Rican Light (Cueva Vientos): Allora & Calzadilla, with contributions by Sharon Beder, Franco “Bifo” Berardi, Manuel CirauquiKalevi Kull, Juan López Bauzá, Yates McKee, Timothy Morton, Molly Nesbit, Spyros PapapetrosYasmil Raymond, Emma Stone, and Michael Taussig 

Artists on Hanne Darboven, edited by Stephen Hoban and Kelly Kivland with Katherine Atkins; with contributions by Gregg Bordowitz, Sam Lewitt, Josephine Meckseper, and Matt Mullican 


Thomas Hirschhorn: Gramsci Monumentedited by Stephen Hoban, Yasmil Raymond, and Kelly Kivland; with contributions by Lex Brown, Benjamin H. D. Buchloh, Thomas Hirschhorn, Kelly KivlandMonxo López, Reinhold Martin, Tracie D. Morris, Fred Moten, Antonio Negri, Urayoán Noel, Marcella Paradise, Yasmil Raymond, Marcus Steinweg, Nadia Urbinati, and Philippe Vergne 


Carl Andre: Sculpture as Place, 1958–2010, edited by Michelle Piranio and Jeremy Sigler; with contributions by Christophe Cherix, Manuel Cirauqui, Brooke Holmes, Vincent Katz, Marjorie Perloff, Arnauld Pierre, Yasmil Raymond, Alistair Rider, Anne Rorimer, Phyllis Tuchman, Philippe Vergne, and Mika Yoshitake 

Robert Lehman Lectures on Contemporary Art No. 5edited by Lynne Cooke and Stephen Hoban; with contributions by Benjamin H. D. Buchloh, Rebecca ComayBrian Dillon, Mark Godfrey, Branden W. Joseph, Tom McDonough, Molly Nesbit, and Marina Warner  

Koo Jeong A: Constellation Congressedited by Yasmil Raymond; with contributions by Philippe Vergne, Yasmil Raymond, Philippe Parreno, Molly Nesbit, Cedric Price, Vivian Sky RehbergYona Friedman, Federico Nicolao, Dimitar SasselovMatvei Yankelevich, and Cerith Wyn Evans

Jean-Luc Moulène: Opus + Oneedited by Yasmil Raymond; with contributions by Philippe Vergne, Tom McDonough, Briony Fer, Corinne Diserensand Manuel Joseph 


Agnes Martinedited by Lynne Cooke and Karen Kelly; with contributions by Rhea Anastas, Lynne Cooke, Douglas Crimp, Suzanne Hudson, Jonathan D. Katz, Zoe Leonard, Jaleh Mansoor, Michael Newman, Christina Bryan Rosenberger, and Anne M. Wagner 



Blinky Palermo: Retrospective 196477, edited by Lynne Cooke, Karen Kelly, and Barbara Schröder; with contributions by Benjamin H.D. Buchloh, Lynne Cooke, Suzanne Hudson, Susanne Küper, and James Lawrence 

Dominique Gonzalez-Foerster: chronotopes & dioramas, edited by Lynne Cooke and Karen Kelly with Barbara Schröderwith contributions by Lynne Cooke and Enrique Vila-Matas 

Zoe Leonard: You see I am here after all, edited by Lynne Cooke, Karen Kelly, and Barbara Schröderwith contributions by Ann Reynolds, Angela Miller, Lytle Shaw, and Lynne Cooke; afterword by Philippe Vergne 


Blinky Palermo: To the People of New York Cityedited by Lynne Cooke and Karen Kelly with Barbara Schröderwith contributions by Lynne Cooke, Laszlo GlozerBernhart Schwenk, Christine Mehring, Anne RorimerDavid Reed, Pia GottschallerDieter Schwarz, and Jaleh Mansoor 

Max Neuhaus: Times Square, Time Piece Beaconedited by Lynne Cooke and Karen Kelly with Barbara Schröderpreface by Philippe Vergne; introduction by Lynne Cooke; with contributions by Lynne Cooke, Christoph Cox, Branden W. Joseph, Liz Kotz, Ulrich Loock, Peter Pakesch, and Alex Potts

Robert Lehman Lectures on Contemporary Art No. 4
, edited by Lynne Cooke and Karen Kelly with Barbara Schröderwith contributions by Alexander Alberro, Jan AvgikosColin Gardner, Dave Hickey, Rosalind Krauss, Miwon Kwon, Richard Shiff, and Dirk Snauwaert  


Francis Alys: Fabiola, An Investigationedited by Karen Kelly and Lynne Cooke with Bettina Funckewith contributions by Saint Jerome, Stephen Bann, Martha Buskirk, Lynne Cooke, David Morgan, and Susan Laningham  


Joan Jonas: The Shape, the Scent, the Feel of Thingsedited by Karen Kelly; with contributions by Lynne Cooke, Joan Jonas, and Jason Moran 


Robert Smithson: Spiral Jetty, edited by Lynne Cooke and Karen Kelly; with contributions by George Baker, Kenneth Baker, Lynne Cooke, Bob Phillips, Catherine Phillips, Ann Reynolds, Lytle Shaw, Robert Smithson, and Diana Thater 

Dia’s Andy: May 2005April 2006, with contributions by Michael Govan, Lynne Cooke, and Liz Kotz 


Dan Flavin: The Complete Lights, 19611996, by Michael Govan and Tiffany Bell; with an essay by Brydon E. Smith 

Dan Flavin: A Retrospectiveby Michael Govan and Tiffany Bell; with contributions by Tiffany Bell, Dan Flavin, Michael Govan, and Brydon E. Smith 

Robert Lehman Lectures on Contemporary Art No. 3, edited by Lynne Cooke and Karen Kelly with Bettina Funcke; with contributions by Jonathan Crary, Boris Groys, Pamela KortBérénice Reynaud, Elaine Showalter, Victor I. StoichitaJan Tumlir, and Peter Wollen 

Robert Lehman Lectures on Contemporary Art No. 2, edited by Lynne Cooke and Karen Kelly with Bettina Funcke; with contributions by Beatriz Colomina, Michael Govan, Dave Hickey, Sarat Maharaj, Michael Newman, David SylvesterMark C. Taylor, Robert Farris Thompson, and Marina Warner  


Dia:Beaconedited by Lynne Cooke and Michael Govan; with contributions by Lynne Cooke, Michael Govan, and Anne Rorimer 

Robert Whitman: Playbackedited by Lynne Cooke and Karen Kelly with Bettina Funckewith contributions by George Baker, Lynne CookeDavid JoselitBen Portis, and Robert Whitman 

Alfred Jensen: Concordance, edited by Lynne Cooke and Karen Kelly; with contributions by David Anfam, Lynne Cooke, Michael Newman, and Maria Reidelbach 


Diana Thater: Knots + Surfaces, edited by Lynne Cooke and Karen Kelly; with contributions by Italo Calvino, Lynne Cooke, Umberto Eco, Adam Frank, and Akira Mizuta Lippit 

Thomas SchütteScenewright, Gloria in Memoria, In Medias Resedited by Lynne Cooke and Karen Kelly; with contributions by Jan AvgikosLynne Cooke, Alexander Kluge, Getrud SandqvistThomas Schütteand Susan Stewart

Chantal Akerman: A Family in Brussels (CD and book), by Chantal Akerman 


Bridget Riley: Reconnaissanceedited by Lynne Cooke and Karen Kelly; with contributions by Lynne Cooke and John Elderfield 

Roni Horn: Saying Water (CD), by Roni Horn

Double Vision: Stan Douglas and Douglas Gordonedited by Lynne Cooke and Karen Kelly; with contributions by Sianne Ngai and Nancy Shaw and Neville Wakefield 

Fantastic Prayers (CD-ROM), by Constance DeJong, Tony Oursler, and Stephen Vitiello

Rodney Graham: The Bed-Bug, Love Buzz: And Other Short Songs in the Popular Idiom (CD), by Rodney Graham 

Juan Muñoz, edited by Karen Kelly; with a contribution by Lynne Cooke

Stars Don't Stand Still in the Sky: Music and Myth (Discussions in Contemporary Culture No. 12)edited by Karen Kelly and Evelyn McDonnell; with an introduction by Greil Marcus

Joseph Beuys: Drawings After the Codices Madrid of Leonardo da Vinciedited by Lynne Cooke and Karen Kelly; with contributions by Martin Kemp, Cornelia Lauf, and Ann Temkin 

Tracey Moffatt: Free-Falling

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