Darren Jones is an art and culture critic. His writing has been published in Artforum, ArtUS, Artslant, Artcritical, and The Brooklyn Rail.
As an artist his practice focuses on text as commentary on social structures and cultural standards. His work has been covered in The Guardian, Artforum, Huffington Post, The Sunday Post, The Advocate, Hyperallergic, NYArts, The Brooklyn Rail, Artcritical and Scotland on Sunday.
His forthcoming book, The Contemporary Art Gallery, co-authored with David Carrier, discusses the architecture, politics and experience of galleries.
Jones studied at Stevenson College, Edinburgh, gained his BFA in painting from Central Saint Martins College of Art in London, and received an MFA from Hunter College in New York.
RECENT CRITICAL WRITING
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Seminal Images: Gabriel Martinez at the Print Center - Philadelphia
Why New York's Top Critics Need to Resign
Kruger, Barb (Twenty Nine Years Ago)
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