Statement on my practice, 2017

Review by Claire Pickard of exhibition Dave Ball: Searching for the Welsh Landscape at Aberystywth Arts Centre; New Welsh Review, issue 113, Winter 2016

Article by Jon Coles 'Searching for the Welsh Landscape' Exhibition at Aberystwyth Arts Centre; The Ceredigion Herald, 25 Nov 2016

Dave Ball: The Most Boring Game in the World, Travelogue, 7 Sep 2016; interview by curator Matteo Bittanti about absurdity, humour, and the video I've Always Wanted to Travel Across America, which was included in the exhibition Travelogue at Palazzo Ducali in Mantua, Italy

Dave Ball: Letter "C" Work in Progress artist feature by Maria Brudasca for Galerie Art Claims Impulse, Berlin, 2015


Laugh? I Could Have Cried
discussion about humour in art with Mel Brimfield and Anthony Shapland, commissioned by g39 Gallery, Cardiff for their 2013 publication It Was Never Going to be Straightforward


Berlin Artparasites, 21 June 2013; A to Z project featured in an article A is for Artist: Drawing by the Book by Sofia Martinellini

A to Z: From Aardvark to Axle von Dave Ball essay (in German) by Robert Eckstein on solo exhibition at Galerie Art Claims Impulse, Berlin; 2013, unpublished

Ha Ha Road: Exhibition Guide booklet produced for curatorial project Ha Ha Road at Quad gallery, Derby in 2011 and Oriel Mostyn gallery, Llandudno in 2011-12, with texts about the artists by Dave Ball and Sophie Springer

Kunstforum, vol. 210, 2011; Dinner Party discussed by Michael Hauffen in review of Making Mirrors: of Body and Gaze at NGBK in Berlin


Derzeit, vol. 5, issue 2, 2011; Dinner Party feature by Sonja Stössel, On the Attempt to Divide Body and Mind

How Many Friends Do You Have? exhibition text for Seecum Cheung: Alphabet at Apiary Studios, London, 2010-11

Neither Here Nor There text written for Nude as the News exhibition publication, 2010

a-n Magazine, Mar 2010; Being Somewhere discussed by Eleonora Schinella in review of Artsway Open 09 at Artsway in Sway, UK


Interview
by Melanie Zagrean & Pierre Wolter, published in 2008 by Galerie Art Claims Impulse, Berlin in catalogue Dave Ball: How to Live

Acts of Freedom or How to Waste Time? essay by Sophie Springer, published in 2008 by Galerie Art Claims Impulse, Berlin in catalogue Dave Ball: How to Live

I Don't Know Why But Fish are Just Funny: Figuring the Event of Humour, MA dissertation, 2007

Rupture, or The Dream of Painting a Wave, MA essay, 2007

Enacting Bas Jan Ader, MA essay, 2007

 

Reviews:

Rational Review of 2007 at Bethnal Green Working Men's Club, London; published in a-n magazine, Mar 2008

Thomas Demand at Serpentine Gallery, London; unpublished review

Ugo Rondinone, Zero Built a Nest for My Navel at Whitechapel Gallery, London; published in Dogmanet magazine, Feb 2006

Francis Alÿs, Seven Walks at Artangel at 21 Portman Square & National Portrait Gallery, London; published in Dogmanet magazine, Nov 2005

Tina Keane, Le Jardin at Sketch, London; published in Dogmanet magazine, Sep 2005

Open Systems: Rethinking Art c. 1970 at Tate Modern, London; published in Dogmanet magazine, Aug 2005

James Ireland, This is a Test at Angel Row Gallery, Nottingham; published in Dogmanet magazine, Jul 2005

George Shaw, Ash Wednesday at Wilkinson Gallery, London; published in Dogmanet magazine, Jun 2005

Becks Futures 2005 at ICA, London; published in Dogmanet magazine, May 2005

Toby Paterson, After the Rain at Barbican, London; published in Dogmanet magazine, Apr 2005