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Kelly Mark (Welland, Ontario, 1967) is a Canadian conceptual artist and sculptor based in Toronto

Blake Gopnick: “Kelly Mark Makes a Public Disturbance”. ArtNetNews. September 12, 2014
Murry Whyte: “Kelly Mark at Diaz Contemporary”. The Toronto Star. June 25, 2014
Sky Goodden & Kelly Mark: "18 Questions with the Hard-Working & Straight-Shooting Kelly Mark". Blouin ArtInfo. February 21, 2013

Daniel Joyce: “Head to Head: Micah Lexier and Kelly Mark”. Visual Art News. PP 30-31, Spring 2012
Robin Metcalfe: Micah Lexier & Kelly Mark: Head-to-Head (exhibition catalogue). Halifax NS: SMU Art Gallery 2012
Stella Melchiori: "Paulette Phillips & Kelly Mark at Diaz Contemporary". A Centric. March 2, 2012

Gabrielle Moser: "Kelly Mark, Diaz Contemporary". Esse Magazine. June 2011
Bill Clarke: "Kelly Mark: Diaz Contemporary". Art News. May 2011
Caroline Andrieux: "Kelly Mark: Public Disturbance". (exhibition essay) Montreal PQ, Darling Foundry 2011

Jen Graves: "Currently Hanging: The Other Side of Kelly Mark". The Stranger, November 24, 2010
Jen Hutton: "Critics' Picks: A to B"., July 2010
Emma Frank: "Kelly Mark: It's Just One God Damn Thing After Another". C Magazine, Spring 2010
Betty Ann Jordan: "Where the Art Is". Fashion Magazine, PP 116, Winter 2010
Christopher Régimbal: "Kelly Mark: It's Just One God Damn Thing After Another". Magenta Magazine Online, Feb 4, 2010

Murray Whyte: "For Kelly Mark, Making Artwork all in a Day's Work". Toronto Star. August 30, 2009
Leah Sandals: "Two Thumbs Up: Lisa Steel, Kim Tomczak & Kelly Mark @ Diaz Contemporary. Unedit My Heart Blog. Sept, 09
Robin Laurence: "Here Now or Nowhere". Border Crossings. PP 93-94, Issue #110, June 2009
Amy Fung: "Here Now or Nowhere". Canadian Art. PP 92, Volume 26, Summer 2009
Andi Campogone: "Mediated". The Magazine - Los Angeles Review. May 2009
Stuart F. Andrews: "Scream & Scream Again". Rue Morgue Magazine. PP 30-32, Issue #86 Jan/Feb, 2009

Jérome Delgado: "La Mesure du Tempts". Le Devoir. October 5, 2008
Barbara Fischer: Kelly Mark: Stupid Heaven (exhibition brochure). Montreal PQ: Vox Contemporary Image 2008
Kathleen Ritter: "One Time: Kelly Mark". Esse Magazine. Issue #64, Fall 2008
Sarah Milroy: "A Night Crawler's Guide to Nuit Blanche". The Globe & Mail. October 4, 2008
Laura Kenins: "Work in Progress". The Coast. May 29, 2008
Nate Lippens: "Kelly Mark's Installation Tunes into our Stupid Love for TV". Seattle Post Intelligencer. April 3, 08

Julie Cruikshank: “A Little Art Everyday as Directed”. The Argosy: MTA Newspaper. March 27, 2008
Mary MacDonald: A Little Art Everyday as Directed (exhibition brochure). Sackville NB: Owens Art Gallery 2008
Robert Enright: "Elegant Stupdities". Border Crossings. PP 20-21, Issue # 105, 2008
Sandra Q Firmin: "Kelly Mark". Art Papers. January/February 2008
Robert Reid: “Visual Poet Finds Lyricism in Life’s Prosaic Moments”. The Record. Feb. 4, 2008
Nicholas Walsh: "Kelly Mark's Stupid Heaven". Echo Weekly. January 10, 2008

Dan Adler: "Kelly Mark". Artforum. December, 2007
Rosemary Heather: “Kelly Mark: Always Working". Canadian Art, Vol 24 #4, Winter 2007
Sarah Milroy: "Passing Time, Wasting Time, Marking Time". The Globe & Mail. Sept 26, 2007
Fran Schechter: “Mark Pushes Paradoxes". Now Magazine, October 4, 2007
Jade Colbert: “Stupid Heaven”. The Newspaper (UofT). September 27, 2007
Andrea Grassi: "Some Recognition for the Previously Un-Marked" The Medium. October 1, 2007
J.J. Kegan McFadden: How Much Longer (exhibition brochure) Vancouver: Belkin Satellite Gallery 2007
Sarah Milroy: “Doing it in the Dark”. The Globe & Mail. May 5, 2007
Dan Adler: “We Can Do This Now”. Artforum pp 328. March, 2007

Jennifer Allen: “Critics Pick: We Can Do This Now”. January, 2007

Ray Cronin: Kelly Mark: Everyday People (exhibition brochure). St John: 3rd Space Gallery, 2006
Peter Goddard: “Just The Facts”. The Toronto Star December 21, 2006
Alan Dunn: Liverpool AZ: Kelly Mark & Tenantspin (catalogue for DVD project: Liverpool Biennial Internation 06). Liverpool: FACT, 2006
Tara Marshall: “Infinity Etc.” Canadian Art pp. 96-97, Summer 2006

Gill Saunders & Rosie Miles: Prints Now-Directions & Definitions (book). London: Victoria & Albert Museum 2006
Donna Wawzonek: Peak Performance (Performance Series Catalogue). Saskatoon: AKA Gallery, 2006
Sara Krajewski: “A Curatorial Indulgence” Visual Codec, April, 2006
Regina Hackett : “Kelly Mark's Sincerity with an Edge Messes w/the Previous Generations Script” Seattle Post Intelligencer. Mar 10, 2006
Jen Graves: “Killing Them: The Comedy & Labor of Kelly Mark” The Stranger March 9, 2006
Stephen Michael Vroom: "Kelly Mark Thanks Everyone for Everything". Vroom Journal Blog. Seattle, February 2006
Sara Krajewski: Kelly Mark Thanks Everyone for Everything (exhibition brochure) Seattle: Henry Art Gallery 2006
Dave Dyment: Infinity Etc. (exhibition brochure). Toronto: Mercer Union, 2006
Michael Workman: "Funny Ha Ha" New City Chicago, July 2 2006
Kevin Temple: “From Here to Eternity” Now Magazine. March 15, 2006
Terri Whiteheaad: “I Really Should” C Magazine, Issue #88 Winter 2005, PP 42

Leslie Jen: “You Glow Girl”. Canadian Architect, June 2005
Nadja Sayej : “Beyond in Western New York” Artpapers, 2005
Scott Sawtell: Fuzzy (exhibition brochure). Oakville: Oakville Galleries, 2005

Barbara Isherwood : "Kelly Mark". Border Crossings Magazine #95 PP 106-108, 2005
Sarah Milroy: "Not So Stupid Art Tricks. The Globe & Mail, July 2005
Andrea Carson: "A Glowing Intervention". Fuse Magazine. Volum 28 #3, PP 44-45. August 2005
Terri Whitehead: "Kelly Mark". Art Review Magazine (UK) PP 108. June 2005
Timothy Comeau: "Alphabetics". Blog TO. April 24, 2005
Gilles Godmer: Hidden Side of Appearances (ex catalogue). Montreal: Musee D’Art Contemporain, 2005
Nathalie de Blois: Hidden Side of Appearances (ex catalogue). Montreal: Musee D’Art Contemporain, 2005
Kevin Temple: “One Glorious Glow House”. Now Magazine April 14, 2005
Peter Goddard: “It’s An Artist: Someone Call Security”. The Toronto Star April 9, 2005
David Balzer: “Eye Candy: Kelly Mark”. Eye Magazine April 7, 2005
Leah Rumack: “Shine Little Glow House”. The National Post April 8, 2005
Sarah Milroy: “The Glow Within”. The Globe & Mail April 8, 2005
Liz Clayton: “Electric Avenue”. The Globe & Mail April 2, 2005
Reid Shier: Kelly Mark: Glow House #3 (Exhibition Brochure). Toronto: Power Plant, 2005
Dave Dyment: Glow House (Exhibition Poster & Images Festival Cat.) Toronto: YYZ & Power Plant 2005
Kelly Large: QSL (audio project catalogue). Middlesbrough Institute of Modern Art. UK, 2005
Emily Falvey: Dead Nature (exhibition catalogue). Ottawa Art Galllery. Ottawa, 2005
Colleen Brown & Melanie O’Brian: Spilled (Exhibition Catalogue). Vancouver: Artspeak Gallery 2005

Trevor Mahovsky: "Kelly Mark: Tracey Lawrence Gallery. Artforum, pp.278 September, 2004
Jonathan Safran Foer & Lee Henderson: Important Canadian Art (ex. catalogue). NY: ziehersmith 2004
Ingrid Jenkner: Beyond Words (exhibition catalogue) Halifax: MSVU Art Gallery, 2004
Carolyn Tripp: “Samplesize This”. Broken Pencil July, 2004
Catherine Osborne: “Making Her Mark in Cyberspace”. The National Post Mar 20, 2004
Ingrid Jenkner: Work Work Work (Exhibition Catalogue). Halifax: MSVU, 2004

Matthew Erikson: "When Less is More, Canada Style". Hartford Courant. October 10, 2003
Josh Rivera: "Canadian Conceptual Art Comes to Hartford". The Informer. October 22, 2003
David Yee: “Since When – Five Shows to See this Fall”. CBC October, 2003

Peter Goddard: “Fall Art Harvest Big on Ideas”. Toronto Star. October 2, 2003
Catherine Osborne: "Here's a Concep: Art that Demands Very Little" The National Post. Sept 27, 2003
Sarah Milroy: "Something out of (Almost) Nothing" The Globe and Mail. July 2003
Robert Fulford: "Art That Demands and Rewards". The National Post. June 24, 2003
Daphne Gordo: "Power Hungry at the Ball". The Toronto Star. June 5, 2003
Terry Grimley: "Kelly's Shining Example of Artistic Enterprise" Birmingham Post. April 2003
Robin Lawrence: "Drawing Out an Artistic Revival" The Georgia Straight. Feb 2003

Shelley Ouellet: "Obvious" Fuse Magazine. Volume 25, No.3, 2002

Andrew Paul Wood: "Beautiful Stranger". The Physics Room Annual, 2002
Christopher Brayshaw: "South Granville Spawns a Satisfying Summer Show" Georgia Straight. Sept, 2002
Robyn Peers: "Views of Remoteness" The Press. April 24, 2002
Sarah Milroy: "Critic's Pick : Kelly Mark at Wynick/Tuck" The Globe & Mail. April 13, 2002

Richard Rhodes: "The Cat's Name" Canadian Art, PP 15. Summer, 2002
Craig Buckley: Remote Control (Ex. Catalogue). London: Forest City, 2002
J. Perry Arnott: "Kelly Mark Obvious" Artichoke Magazine, PP 42-43. Spring, 2002

Sarah Milroy: "Masters of the Art in Canada" The Globe & Mail, R13. December 1, 2001
Brad Marcoux: "This is an Obvious Thing" (Ex. Catalogue). Calgary: Stride, 2001
Jennifer Mcveigh: "The Structure of Beauty" FFWD. November, 2001
Jessie Lacayo: Mapping the Body (Ex. Catalogue). Victoria: Open Space, 2001
Sylvie Fortin: Optical Verve (Ex. Catalogue). Ottawa: Ottawa Art Gallery, 2001
Melanie Scott: "Optical Verve Shows New Moves in Art" Ottawa Citizen, B7-8. February 27, 2001
Carol Podedworny: Compulsion (Ex. Catalogue). Waterloo: University of Waterloo, 2001

James Patten: Important Instructions For Changing the World (Ex. Catalogue). Winnipeg: WAG, 2001

Cliff Eyland: "Kelly Mark" (Part of Ex. Cat. Kelly Mark). Hamilton: AGH, 2000
Ivan Jurakic: "The Buddha Of The Banal" (" "). Hamilton: AGH, 2000
Shirley Madill: "Aestheticizing the Everyday" (" "). Hamilton: AGH, 2000
Eileen Sommerman: "Don't Let the Truth..." (" "). Hamilton: AGH, 2000
Melanie O'Brian: "Griddy Realism..." Border Crossings #76. PP 83-84, 2000
Elaine Hujer: "Compelling Art on Compulsion" The Hamilton Spectator. Jan. 20, 2000
Marie Anne Todkill: "Remarking the Unremarkable" Canadian Medical Association Journal. May 2000
Blake Gopnik: "Young Leaders" The Globe & Mail. July 1 2000
Eileen Sommerman: "Centrifugal" (Exhibition Catalogue). Hamilton: AGH, 2000

Germaine Koh: "Kelly Mark, 9-5" Lola #6, PP 80. Summer 2000
Sally Mckay: "Kelly Mark: Signs of a Sick Mind..." Lola #6, PP 74. Summer 2000
Lisa G Mark: "Marks of Obsessive Invention" CMagazine, PP 19. Spring 2000
Catherine Osborne: "Sniff at Zsa Zsa" Lola #5, PP 81. Winter 1999-00
Blake Gopnik: "Conceptually Clever and a Little Off-Kilter" The Globe & Mail, R13. Jan 22, 2000

Jessica Wyma: "Performing Generations" Lola #4, PP 54-55. Summer 1999
John Massier: "Kelly Mark & Hannah Wilke" Lola #4, PP 83. Summer 1999

Ihor Holubizky: "Biennale of Sydney: Everyday" Canadian Art, PP 82-84. Winter 1998
Jan Allen: "Everyday" (Ex. Catalogue- Artist Page). Sydney: Biennale of Sydney, 1998
Lisa Gabrielle Mark: "Kelly Mark - AGO" Artforum, PP 139-40. Summer 1998
Cliff Eyland: "Critical Distance: Literally" (Ex. Catalogue). Winnipeg: Ace Art Gallery, 1998
Gillian MacKay: "Wynick/Tuck Show Digs Into Artistic Past" The Globe & Mail, C12. June 13, 1998
Dennis Gill: "Kelly Mark At Eye Level" C Magazine, Web Issue #54. Spring 1998
Eileen Sommerman: "Child's Play" Canadian Art, PP 86. Spring 1998

Joyce Mason: "What To C - General Idea & Kelly Mark" C Magazine. Issue #56 PP10. Nov 97/Jan 1998
John Bentley Mays: "The Light And Dark Of Kelly Mark" The Globe & Mail. Nov. 27, 1997
Gillian MacKay: "Kelly Mark At The Ago And Wynick/Tuck" The Globe & Mail. Nov 22, 1997
Christina Ritchie: "Kelly Mark: Present Tense" (Ex. Catalogue). Toronto: AGO, 1997
Ingrid Jenkner: "Approximately" (Ex. Catalogue). Halifax: Eye Level, 1997
Robin Metcalfe: "Southwest Triennial : Public Order" (Exhibition Catalogue). Windsor: AGW, 1997
Betty Ann Jordan: "Artists Worth A Look" The Globe & Mail, C 13. February 8, 1997

James Patten: "London Life Young Contemporaries" (Ex. Catalogue). London: LRAHM, 1996
Valerie Lamontagne: "Compact Abundance" (Ex. Catalogue). Montreal : Articule, 1996
Gil McElroy: "Kelly Mark Works" Arts Atlantic, PP 11. Spring 1996
Moritz Gaede: "Effluent" (Exhibition Catalogue). Halifax: Eye Level Gallery, 1996
Barbara Carter: "Small As A Way Of Working" (Exhibition Catalogue). Sackville: Owens Art Gallery, 1996

Lisa G Mark: "Bill Crane, Kelly Mark, Carl Trahan" (Ex. Cat.). Toronto: Mercer Union, 1996

Robin Metcalfe: "Kelly Mark" (Spotlight) Canadian Art, PP 34-37. Winter 1995
Gil McElroy: "Object Lessons" Arts Atlantic, PP 19-20. Fall 1995
Robin Metcalfe: "Object Lessons" (Ex. Catalogue). Halifax: AGNS, 1995
Ingrid Jenkner: "Kelly Mark Works" (Ex. Catalogue). Halifax: MSVU Gallery, 1995

Robin Metcalfe: "Sculpture Expo 94' - The Mall Show" Canadian Art, PP 81-82. Winter 1994
Ray Cronin: "Sculpture Expo 94' - The Mall Show" (Ex. Catalogue). Halifax: SMU Art Gallery, 1994