Pongpipat, Kaona. A Complex Legacy.
A new exhibition in Singapore examines the British Empire’s multi-layered impact on Asia-Pacific region.
Bangkok Post, 19th October 2016.
Have a Captain Cook at this.
East Coast Encounter, Townsville Eye.
Issue 354, October 2016.
Tan Chui Hua.
Artist and Empire Exhibition, National Gallery Singapore.
The Peak Magazine, Singapore. 3rd October 2016.
Malcolm and Lucy Turnbull’s art selection show Indigenous and female artists.
The Sydney Morning Herald. 28th September 2016.
Over the Fence.
University of Queensland Art Museum.
Art Almanac, 1st August 2016.
Gallery first to present Cook’s new series, ‘Mother'.
Blank, Gold Coast. 1st September, 2016.
Revealed; Sunshine Coast Art Prize Winners.
Sunshine Coast Daily, 1st September 2016.
Michael Cook wins Sunshine Coast art prize.
Art Almanac, 7th September 2016.
Impact; New Media Works.
Cairns Regional Gallery.
Photographs dominate the Sunshine Coast Art Prize.
Art Guide Australia, 2nd September 2016.
Cook’s alternative view of Australia is a winner.
The Courier Mail, 7th September 2016.
Andu, A son's story, Art Monthly Australasia, Issue 289, May 2016.
Self-effacing, Portrait, magazine of Australian & International Portraiture, Autumn 2016.
Michael Cook, Mother.
MAMA Art Foundation, National Photography Prize 2016, (ex. cat)
Mother Love, poignant images reflect artist’s fractured family.
Brisbane News, page 22. March 30 - April 5 2016
Art Basel Hong Kong: Lens Flair - Love, pain, war, and cultural dislocation are captured in the diverse photographic works on show this month at Art Basel in Hong Kong. March 2, 2016
5 photographers to seek out at Art Basel.
Hong Kong Tatler Magazine, March 22, 2016
Preview: Art Basel Hong Kong 2016 - 9 Booth Highlights.
Art Radar, Contemporary art trends and news from Asia and beyond. 21 March 2016
Michael Cook’s ‘Mother’ series captures the longing of the stolen generation.
The Sydney Morning Herald, March 25, 2016
Michael Cook at This is no Fantasy + Dianne Tanzer Gallery - Art Basel in Hong Kong 2016,
Ocula Magazine, March 2016
Michael Cook - The Skins We Live In.
Vault New Art & Culture Magazine, Feb 2016
Object - Michael Cook Employs Role Reversal to Chalange Who Belongs Where.
Right Now, June 17th 2015
Review: Arcadia, Glen Eira City Council Gallery,
The Age, July 2015
Rose, Prof. Mark & O’Bryan, Marnie (Guest Editors).
UNESCO Observatory Multidisciplinary Journal in the Arts - Indigenous education in Australia: Policy, Participation & Praxis, Volume 4, Issue 1, 2015,
The University of Melbourne
Preview, Michael Cook. 56th La Biennale Di Venezia: All The OWrlds Futures, within it a distinctly Australian Presence,
Art Guide Australia, 19th May 2015
Photographer Michael Cook proves hot seller on back of Venice Biennale success.
Australian Financial Review, May 27th 2015
De Almeida, Pedro.
Festure, Broadsheet Contemporary Visual Art + Culture Magazine, July 2014.
Celebrating NAIDOC week,
Australian National Maritime Museum, 6th July 2015
Making Judgements: The artist and the Laywer.
Visual Arts Hub, 11th August 2015
Enduring Civilisation - Indigenous Australia exhibition at the British Museum is insider activism at it’s best.
The Conversation, April 22nd, 2015
Manuscript, Introducing Michael Cook,
Issue X 2014
Message on the sponsor,
The Australian, 26th April 2014
Silver, (ex. cat) Museum of Brisbane, QLD,
Artand Australia, Issue #51.3, Feb 2014
Biennale of Sydney: Epic, Free Ranging and Fun: Juliana Engberg,
Artand Australia, Issue 51.3, Feb 2014
Salt of the Earth, Canvas
The Courier Mail, 26th July 2014
Through My Eyes, Queensland Life
The Courier Mail, 5th April 2014
My Country, But Not My Style,
Eyeline #81, 2014
Michael Cook: Through My Eyes, Reveals the Colour of Power,
The Canberra Times, 29th April 2014
In Van Schaik, Leon & Ware, Sueanne (editors). The Practice of Spatial thinking: Differentiation Processes, onepointsixone in association with RMIT school of Architecture, Melbourne, 2014
Michael Cook - Michael Cook Accelerates to London,
Creative Move 2014
Photo Essay: Through My Eyes, Griffith Review 46,
Forgotten Stories 2014
New Exhibition Reimagines Cook’s 1770 Encounter.
Inside History Magazine,10th May 2014
Engberg Draws Flack in Sydney,
The Age, 19th April 2014
De Almeida, Pedro.
Contemporary Visual Art + Culture Broadsheet, 3.2, 2014
Engberg, Juliana. (ed).
Michael Cook, You Imagine What You Desire: 19th Biennale of Sydney,
Biennale of Sydney, Sydney 2014
Artist Michael Cook’s New Slant on Australian History,
The Australian, 4th April 2014
The Next Wave: Australian Indigenous Contemporary Art is Flourishing as a Vital Component of the worlds oldest living culture, Qantas,
The Australian Way, Nov 2014
19th Biennale of Sydney: Lines of Fire,
Sydney Morning Herald, 29th March 2014
On Fantasy Island,
The Age, 19th April 2014
19th Biennale of Sydney: You Imagine What You Desire,
Eyeline, #81, 2014
Majority Rule (ex. cat),
Andrew Baker Art Dealer, Brisbane, 2014
Through Michael’s Eyes,
Her Canberra, 29th July 2014
Artist Michael Cook gives a retake on Australian history with his Civilised photo series.
The Australian, Aug 31st, 2013
Michael Cook - My Country I Still Call Australia Home, Contemporary Art from Black Australia, (ex. cat)
Qld Art Gallery QAGOMA 2013
Under 5k, Michael Cook,
Art Collector Magazine, July Sept 2013
Going with the Flow in Bendigo,
The Australian, 13th March 2013
Summoning the ‘Debil Debil’ Indigenous art at Anna Schwartz Gallery in Sydney,
Blouinartinfo Australia, April 26th 2013
Michael Cook Civilised, Artemis,
Newcastle Art Gallery Magazine, Vol 44, #2, July 13 - Jan 14
Michael Cook, (ex. cat)
Andrew Baker Art Dealer, Brisbane.
Interview Michael Cook,
Lucida, Queensland Centre of Photography, June 2013
Michael Cook’s ‘What If’ Retake on Australia’s History,
Write About Art, 5th May 2013
Artist Profile, Michael Cook,
Tracker Magazine, February 28, 2013
Drummond, Matthew. Aboriginal Art: Ghost Story,
Australian Financial Review, 13 April.
The view from here: As the nation joins together in joyful strains, we select five outstanding works that capture the national character,
The Age, 25 January 2013
Indigenous Australia Rules in Cook’s Work,
The Courier Mail, 12th Nov 2013
Contemporary Acquisition: Michael Cook’s Civilised #12,
Newsletter, Summer 2013, McMaster University Museum of Art, Hamilton, ON, Canada
Dauber, Dr Christine.
Michael Cook: A singular Vision of Cultural Dissonance, Hear No: See No: Speak No: (Ex. Cat),
Qld Centre for Photography, Brisbane
Michael Cook, Civilised, Asia Pacific Triennial (ex. cat),
Queensland Art Gallery/ Gallery of Modern Art 2012
50 Bright Stars, star performers 2012 selection,
QWeekend, Courier Mail, December 8-9, 2012
World of art grows wider - Asia Pacific Triennial,
Queensland Life, Courier Mail, December 8, 2012
Broken Dreams (ex. cat),
Andrew Baker Art Dealer, Brisbane and October Gallery, London, 2012
Civilised (ex. cat),
Andrew Baker Art Dealer, Brisbane 2012
Mutable Signs, Australian artists in the seventh Asia Pacific Triennial examine the shifting beauty and terror of the unknown. Q Weekender Magazine,
Courier Mail, December 1-2 2012
Dialogue with Michael Cook - Broken Dreams, October Gallery London.
VAAUS Visual Arts Australia, November 2012
Through My Eyes - La Trobe University visual arts centre, Bendigo,
Arts correspondent NITV News, 30 November 2012
The Sydney Morning Herald, 31 October 2012
The Strand, BBC World Service, 1 November 2012
Michael Cook: Broken Dreams,
Silvershotz Magazine, Video interview, 2012
Michael Cook: Broken Dreams,
Silvershotz Magazine, Volume 8, Edition 4, International edition, 2012
On weakness of monumental things, Michael Cook (ex.cat)
Dianne Tanzer Gallery + Projects, Melbourne 2012
Dauber, Dr Christine.
Michael Cook-Broken Dreams a Journey of Discovery, Michael Cook: Broken Dreams (ex. cat),
Andrew Baker Art Dealer, Brisbane and October Gallery, London 2012
Wishful Humour: Michael Cook's Antipodean Garden of Eden,
Formelnforme (on-line journal), Brisbane, June 2012
Michael Cook, R.E.A.C.H.
Teacher Resource - CIAF, Cairns, 2012
Michael Cook: Broken Dreams at the October Gallery,
The Reporter, 12 November 2012
Omission (ex. cat),
Linden Centre for Contemporary Arts, Melbourne, 2012
Mission Impossible, The poetic narratives of Michael Cook,
Art & Australia, issue 49, no 4, 2012
Michael Cook, in Lane, Carly and Cubillo, Franchesca, unDisclosed: 2nd National Indigenous Art Triennial,
National Gallery of Australia, Canberra, 2012
A celebration of culture,
The Canberra Times, 12 May 2012
Indigenous art is not ancient history: The second triennial portrays the multiple layers of Aboriginal art,
The Sydney Morning Herald, 9 May 2012
Surveying the landscape at the 2nd National Indigenous Art Triennial,
The Australian, 5 May 2012
Many layers of meaning,
Art Guide Australia, May-June 2012
Josephine Ulrick & Win Schubert Photography Award 2012: Catalogue of works (ex.cat),
Gold Coast City Art Gallery, Surfers Paradise 2012
50 Things Collectors Need to Know 2012: 08 Michael Cook,
Australian Art Collector, Issue 59, Jan-Mar 2012
McCulloch, Susan (ed).
McCulloch's Indigenous Art Diary 2012,
McCulloch & McCulloch Australian Art Books, Balnarring,
National Indigenous Art Triennial: Celebrating contemporary Indigenous arts, Artonview,
National Gallery of Australia, Canberra, Summer 2011/ 68
Pretence of Existence: Indigenous art observing history, Artonview,
National Gallery of Australia, Canberra, Winter 2011/ 70
The Art of Cook: Deadly winner Cook's focus turns to fine art,
The Koori Mail, 30 November 2011
Michael Cook-Through My Eyes: A dream of things to come,
Art Monthly Art Monthly Issue 245, November 2011
Too Many Cooks?: The 2011 Western Australian Indigenous Art Awards,
Art Monthly, Issue 245, November 2011
In the Quest for Beauty,
Vibe, October 2011
Cook conquers yet again,
Caloundra Weekly, 13 October 2011
Deadly art coup for fresh view,
Sunshine Coast Daily, 8 October 2011
Clever trick of the eye: With a little artistic licience these Indigenous icons come home,
Kawana Weekly, 20 October 2011
Michael Cook: Through My Eyes,
Eyemazing, Issue 03-2011, Amsterdam
Michael Cook in Iseger-Pilkington, Glenn (Ed.), Western Australian Indigenous Art Awards,
Art Gallery of Western Australia, Perth, 2011
Deception exposed: Turning the lens from fashion to fine arts, this photographer confronts the history of Australia,
Brisbane News, 18-24 May 2011
Michael Cook: Uninhabited,
National Indigenous Times, 12 May 2011
Reclaiming our identity,
Caloundra Weekly, 11 May 2011
Michael Cook: Uninhabited (ex.cat),
Andrew Baker Art Dealer, Brisbane, 2011
Australian Art Review, May-June 2011
Michael Cook: Undiscovered, Artonview,
National Gallery of Australia, Canberra, Autumn 2011/ 65
Josephine Ulrick & Win Schubert Photography Award 2011: catalogue of works [ex.cat.],
Gold Coast City Art Gallery, Surfers Paradise, 2011
098 Life Behind the Lens,
Culture Yearbook 2011 Volume 12, No 6
Michael Cook: Through My Eyes (ex.cat),
Andrew Baker Art Dealer, Brisbane, 2010
15 Years of Contemporary Art: Redlands Westpac Art Prize 2010, Redlands,
Sydney Church of England Co-educational Grammar School, Sydney, 2010
Culture, Volume 12 Number 2. April-May 2010
'Flamboyance Never Fade', Life Element,
Theme Issue No. 116, China
Sydney Church of England co-educational grammar school, Sydney 2010
Brisbane News, 5 Nov 2008
'The Beautiful & the Deadly',
Style Mini, November 2008
Rangefinder Volume 57, Number 7, Jul 2008 USA
Art: Shooting Star',
Vibe, March 2008