Kill for Peace: American Artists Against the Vietnam War. Forthcoming in Spring 2013 from University of Texas Press.
“The New Art History: On Art History as Education.” In Progress.
“Interview with Barbara Nessim” in Barbara Nessim: An Artful Life. New York: Harry N. Abrams, 2013. (In conjunction with Barbara Nessim exhibition at the Victoria and Albert Museum, London.)
“Finding Thek’s Tomb.” Art in America 98, no. 10 (November 2010): 118-127.
“CAA, Pedagogy and Curriculum: An Historical Effort, An Unparalleled Wealth of Ideas.” In The Eye,The Hand, The Mind: 100 Years of the College Art Association, ed. Susan Ball. New Brunswick: Rutgers University Press, 2010.
“A Magnet for the With-It Kids: The Jewish Museum, New York, of the 1960s.” Art in America 95, no. 9 (October 2007): 72-83.
“As Landmark: An Introduction to “Harlem on My Mind,” AS-AP.org, December 2004, http://as-ap.org/content/landmark-introduction-harlem-my-mind-matthew-israel-0.
“Towers of Light Encounter Obstacles and Controversy,” Artforum.com, October 2001,http://artforum.com/news/week=200144.
“Robert Irwin at Pace Gallery.” Frieze 138 (April 2011).
“David Thorpe, Peace Not Pacifism at Casey Kaplan.” Art in America 99, no. 2 (February 2011): 96-97.
“Dave Cole, Unreal City at Dodge Gallery.” Art in America 99, no. 1 (January 2011): 112.
“José Lerma, I am sorry I am Perry at Andrea Rosen Gallery.” Artforum.com, December 2011
“Takashi Horisaki: Social Dress New Orleans-730 Days After.” Art in America 95, no. 9 (October 2007): 49.
“Play by the Book.” Artforum 39, no. 10 (November 2001): 32.
“Some Like It Hot.” Artnews 100, no. 7 (Summer 2001): 44.
“Bohemian Rhapsody.” Artnews 100, no 3 (March 2001): 43-44.
Tal R: New Paintings. New York: Cheim & Read, November 2012. Catalogue essay.
The Emily Fisher Landau Collection at the Whitney Museum of American Art (working title). New York: Whitney Museum of American Art, forthcoming March 2011. Completed catalogue entries on the work of James Brown, Chris Wyllie, John Dugdale and Gloria Graham.
Barnaby Furnas, Jim Nutt, Eduardo Paolozzi. New York: Marianne Boesky, forthcoming March 2011. Conversation with Thomas Crow.
Pat Steir: New Paintings. New York: Cheim & Read, February 2011. Catalogue essay.
Damien Hirst: End of an Era. New York: Gagosian Gallery, forthcoming 2011. Contributor.
Bowery Artist Tribute, Vol. 2. New York: New Museum, 2010. Contributed research and interview with Kellie Jones.
Bowery Artist Tribute, Vol. 1. New York: New Museum, 2008. Contributed research and interview with Vito Acconci.
Inez van Lamsweerde & Vinoodh Matadin: Photographs. Munich: Schirmer/Mosel, 2001. Editor.
Invited Lectures and Panels
Panelist, “The Finely Curated Life,” Internet Week New York. May 22, 2013.
“The Art Genome Project and Artsy,” Sotheby’s Institute of Art, New York. February 27, 2013.
“On The Art Genome Project,” Artsy and The Art Genome Project, College Art Association Annual Conference, February 14, 2013
Panelist, Alumni Careers Panel (during CAA conference), Institute of Fine Arts, NYU, February 13, 2013. Video
Panelist, “Arts and Tech Startups,” organized by The Whitney Museum of American Art contemporaries group, February 12, 2013
“On The Art Genome Project,” at The Harvard Advocate, Harvard University. Invited by the Advocate and the Harvard Art Museums Undergraduate Connection, November 30, 2012.
“On The Art Genome Project and Art.sy,” DataGotham, September 14, 2012. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=O9X3_8te4hs
Interviewed as part of American Made Awards (Martha Stewart) nomination of Carter Cleveland, Fall 2012.
Interviewed by the Museum Geek blog, September 21, 2012. http://www.museumgeek.wordpress.com/2012/09/21/interview-matthew-israel-on-the-art-genome-project/
Interviewed by Christopher Howard in CAA News, April 27, 2011. http://www.collegeart.org/centennial/matthewisrael