Art After Modernism: Rethinking Representation
Brian Wallis ed., New Museum of Contemporary Art, NY, 1984, reprinted 1992
Theories of Contemporary Art
Richard Hertz, ed., Prentice-Hall, NJ, 1985
Peter Nagy and David Robbins, eds., Reichard/Livet and J. Berg Press, NY, 1985
Individuals: A Selected History of Contemporary Art 1945-1986
Howard Singerman, ed., MoCA Los Angeles and Abbeville Press, NY, 1986
Modern Dreams: The Rise and Fall of Pop
Ed Leffingwell and Karen Marta, eds., MIT Press, Cambridge, MA 1988
Blasted Allegories: An Anthology of Writing by Contemporary Artists
Brian Wallis, ed., New Museum of Contemporary Art, NY and MIT Press, Cambridge M, 1989
Flash Art: Two Decades of History
Giancarlo Politi and Helena Kontova, eds., MIT Press, Cambridge, MA 1990
Postmodern Perspectives: Issues in Contemporary Art
Howard Risatti ed., Prentice-Hall., NJ, 1990, 1998
Between Artists: Twelve Artists Interview Twelve Artists,
Barnes, Barossh, Bartman, Sappington, eds., A.R.T. Press, Los Angeles, 1996
Thomas Lawson: Mining for Gold, Selected Writings 1979-1996
Lionel Bovier and Fabrice Stroun, eds., JRP/Ringier, Zurich, 2004
REALLIFE Magazine; Selected Writings and Projects 1979-1994
Miriam Katzeff, Thomas Lawson, Susan Morgan, eds., Primary Information, NY, 2006
12 The Beat and the Buzz: Inside the L.A. Art World
Richard Hertz, ed., Mineola Press, CA 2009
Excursus I-IV
Alex Klein, ed., ICA, University of Pennsylvania, 2014
Akademie X Lessons in Art and Life
Craig Garret, et al, eds., Phaidon, London and NY, 2015
Remote/Control: astral Projection in Higher Ed
Emma kemp and Adriana Widdoes, eds., EastofBorneo Books, LA 2020
Artists at Work
Adriana Widdoes, ed., EastofBorneo Books, LA, 2023