Books and Catalogues

GREEN ACRES: Artists Farming Fields, Greenhouses & Abandoned Lots, by Sue Spaid
pub. by the Contemporary Arts Center, Cincinnati, Ohio
2012
--"Empower Farms," pp. 135-7
100 ARTISTS OF WASHINGTON, D.C., by F. Lennox Campello
pub. by Schiffer Publishing, Ltd.
2011
HUNGER, PHILADELPHIA exhibition catalog
pub. by The Clay Studio, Philadelphia, PA
2010
--With essay “Let Them Eat Clay” (about the work of J.J. McCracken), by John Perreault; pp. 4-15
--To order complete catalog, contact The Clay Studio at 215.925.3453 or info@theclaystudio.org
--To read the essay, "Hunger," by J.J. McCracken, click catalog cover on left
Articles and Reviews

"Plot Re-Considered: Thinking About Performance One Year On," by Mandy Lineweber
Peri0d, digital journal of Aether Art Projects
peri0d.com
March 10, 2014
"1+1 Equals More Than 2 Artistic Viewpoints," by Michael O'Sullivan
Washington Post Weekend, p. 18-19
Friday, February 28, 2014
"Performance Art"
The Arlington Connection, cover + p. 2
June 12-18, 2013
"Green Acres: Artists Farming Fields, Greenhouses & Abandoned Lots--Cincinnati," by Jennie Klein
Art Papers, p. 53
March/April 2013
"(e)merge: Performance Art," by Eames Armstrong
Performa Magazine, online:
performamagazine.tumblr.com
October 16, 2012
"J.J. McCracken: Thirst," by Danielle O'Steen
Art Papers, pp. 40-1
May/June 2012
"'Thirst' Comes to Brentwood Gallery," by Wanda Jackson
The Sentinel
January 26, 2012
"Letter from Washington, DC," by F. Lennox Campello
American Contemporary Art Magazine, pp. 28-9
March 2011
"Hunger Project: Philadelphia"
YoYoMagazine, Issue 1: AT ZERO; pp. 12-15
Winter 2011
"J.J. McCracken, taking the long view with ceramics," by Kriston Capps
The Washington Post, Style section, p. C2
Monday, January 31, 2011
"Teach Them to Fish," by J.J. McCracken
The Studio Potter, Vol. 39, No. 1
Winter/Spring 2010-2011
"Art Installation Features Hope Garden at Stenton Farm," by Rachel Milenbach
The Shuttle, Vol. 39, No. 2, pp. 1-2
February 2010
"J.J. McCracken: Living Sculpture," by R. Stevie Jones
Ceramics: Art & Perception, No. 75, pp. 62-8
March-June 2009
“J.J. McCracken: Living Sculpture,” by Kriston Capps
Art Voices, Issue 8, p. 42
October 2008
"J.J. McCracken, Living Sculpture"
Grammar.Police (online: http://grammarpolice.net)
August 29, 2008
"The Malleable Present: J.J. McCracken," by Chris Combs
The Washington Post Express
August 28, 2008
“Red Dirt Studio,” by Margaret Boozer
The Studio Potter, Volume 36, Number 1, pp. 24-30
Winter 2007-2008
“There’s A Party Over Here?” by Kriston Capps
The Washington City Paper, Galleries in Review 2007, p. 48
December 28, 2007
"Specimen," by Jeffry Cudlin
The Washington City Paper, p. 49
March 23, 2007
“Stasis,” by Kriston Capps
The Washington City Paper, Volume 27, Number 6
February 2007
“White Meat Only, Please,” by Nina Beckhardt
The Hatchet (The George Washington University newspaper)
February 15, 2007
"Chris Williams, J.J. McCracken at Meat Market Gallery; Part II, Stasis, by J.J. McCracken," by Brian Barr
ARTifice: Fear and Loathing in DC
(online: http://artificeau.blogspot.com)
February 12, 2007
"Working in a Clay Mine"
Grammar.Police (online: http://grammarpolice.net)
February 9, 2007
“New Sensations,” by Michael O’Sullivan
The Washington Post Weekend, On Exhibit, p. 31
August 19, 2005
"Ways of the Artist," by Shelley Widhalm
The Washington Times, p. B1, B4
May 12, 2005
Selected Website Listings

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