Selected Catalogues and Publications:



Baker, George, Ann Goldstein, Michael Maltzan, and Shaun Caley Regen, Regen Projects 25, published by Prestel, New York, NY, 2015


Scott, Kitty, Urs Stahel and James Welling, Snow, Shacks, Streets, Shrubs, published by Koenig Books and Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto, Canada, 2014


Anderson, Heather, Andrea Kunard, Christine Lalonde, Jonathan Shaughnessy and Ann Thomas, Builders: Canadian Biennial 2012, published by National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa, Ontario, 2012


Wolf, Sylvia, The Digital Eye: Photographic Art in the Electronic Age, published by Prestel Publishing, New York, NY, 2010, pp. 128


Kunard, Andrea, Scott McFarland: A Cultivated View, Canadian Museum of Contemporary Photography, Ottawa, Canada, 2009


Baerwaldt, Wayne, Crack the Sky: La Biennale de Montréal 2007, published by Centre International d'art Contemporain de Montréal, Montréal, Canada, 2007


Weski, Thomas, ed., Click Doubleclick: The Documentary Factor, published by Verlag der Buchhandlung, Walther König, Cologne, Germany, 2006
Eckmann, Sabine and Lutz Koepnick, [Grid <> Matrix], published by Mildred Lane Kemper Art Museum, Washington University, St. Louis, MO, 2006
Demos, TJ, Vitamin PH: New Perspectives in Photography, published by Phaidon Press Limited, London, UK, 2006
Aquin, Stéphanie, David Moos and Kitty Scott. Sound and Vision: Photographic and Video Images in Contemporary Canadian Art, published by Museum of Fine Arts, Montreal, Canada, 2006


Bogusky, Alf, Karen Henry and Karen Love, Variations on the Picturesque, published by Kitchener-Waterloo Art Gallery, Ontario, Canada, 2005
Jean, Marie-Josee, The Space of Making, Zeitgenossische Fotokunst Aus Kanada, published by Neuer Berliner Kunstverein, Berlin, Germany, 2005
Roelstraete, Dieter and Scott Watson, eds., Intertidal: Vancouver Art and Artists, publishesd by MuHKA, Antwerp, Belgium, 2005
Arnold, Grant, ed., Real Pictures: Photographs from the Collection of Claudia Beck and Andrew Gruft, published by Vancouver Art Gallery, Vancouver, Canada, 2005
Langford, Martha, ed., "Doubtful Realisms and Paradisiacal Gains," Image & Imagination, published by McGill-Queen's University Press, Montreal, Canada, 2005, pp. 119-122
Bean, Robert, ed., Image and Inscription, an Anthology of Contemporary Canadian Photography, published by YYZ Books, Toronto, Canada, 2005


Henderson, Lee, Important Canadian Art, published by Ziehersmith Gallery, New York, NY, 2004


Kydd, Owen, Christina Ritchie, Reid Shier, and William Wood, Coastal Cabin, published by Contemporary Art Gallery, Vancouver, Canada, 2003


Imago 2002, published by Centre de l'Arte, Salamanca, Spain, 2002
Beck, Claudia. A Proposal for an Exhibition, published by Monte Clark Gallery, Vancouver, Canada, 2002


Arden, Roy, After Photography, published by Monte Clark Gallery, Vancouver, Canada, 1999


Brayshaw, Christopher, Edge City: New Art From (& About) Suburbia, published by Surrey Art Gallery, Surrey, Canada, 1998


Borda, Sylvia and Christopher Brayshaw, Configuration: New Art From Vancouver, published by Catriona Jeffries Gallery, Vancouver, Canada, 1997


Selected Articles and Reviews:



Mizota, Sharon. “Images’ surreal double-take.” The Los Angeles Times (July 30, 2014) p. D3 [ill.] 
Rynor, Becky. "The Many Layers of Scott McFarland." National Gallery of Canada Magazine (June 27, 2014) [ill.] [online]
Adams, James. "Variations on a scene: photographer Scott McFarland's new AGO show." The Globe and Mail (May 16, 2014) [ill.] [online]
Whyte, Murray. "Toronto Photographer Scott McFarland focuses on the medium." (May 15, 2014) [ill.] [online]


Hyslop, Lucy. "Vancouver Artist Scott McFarland has an Eye for the Main Chance." The Vancouver Sun (July 17, 2013) [ill.]


"Scott McFarland, Winter Retreating Spring Offence." Here and Elsewhere (May 5, 2012) [ill.]
"Scott McFarland's Mural Sets the Stage for Contact's 'Public'." Blouin (April 19, 2012) [ill.]


Balzer, David. "Scott McFarland: Poetic Panoramas." Canadian Art (August 25, 2011) [ill.]


Tousley, Nancy. "Beyond Photography." Canadian Art (Fall 2010) pp. 134 - 138 
Reeve, Charles. "Scott McFarland." Frieze (May 2010) pp. 144 [ill.]
Robecchi, Michele. "Scott McFarland: Union- London." Flash Art (Jan/Feb 2010) pp. 100
Burnham, Clint. "Scott McFarland at Vancouver Art Gallery." Artforum (January 2010) p. 211 [ill.]


Weder, Adele. "Scott McFarland: Seasonal Effects." Canadian Art (December 10, 2009)
"Vancouver Art Gallery Presents Survey Work by Renowned Photographer Scott McFarland." (October 1, 2009) [ill.]
Milroy, Sarah. "Nature Cultivated and Tamed – and Still so Alien." The Globe and Mail (May 2, 2009)
Sandals, Leah. "Nature Meets Nurture." National Post (April 14, 2009) Kunard, Andrea. "Interview with the Artist." The Magazine of the National Gallery of Canada (Spring 2009)


Schwendener, Martha. "This Year's Models; Searching for Fresh Approaches in Photography." The New York Times (November 26, 2007) [ill.] Balaschak, Chris. "Scott McFarland." Frieze (October 2007) p. 293 [ill.]
Berardini, Andrew. "'Interventions' at Thomas Solomon Gallery @ Rental Gallery." Artforum (January 5, 2007) [ill.]


Harrison, Adam. "Scott McFarland." Canadian Art (Spring 2006) pp. 86-7 [ill.]


Pagel, David. "Moments Captured – and Combined." The Los Angeles Times (October 21, 2005) pp. 27 [ill.]
Henderson, Lee. "The Empire Grows Back." Border Crossings no 94. (Summer 2005) pp. 50-56
Harrison, Sarah. "Scott McFarland." ArtReview (April 2005) pp. 105 
Shirreff, Neil. "Garden Designs." Source 42 (Spring 2005) pp. 52-53


Milroy, Sarah. "Nothing is Perfect in Shangri-la." The Globe and Mail (November 19, 2004) pp. R23
McFarland, Scott. "A Photographer in the Garden." Canadian Art (Summer 2004) pp. 58-63
Rae, Ines. "More Plant Matters." Source 39 (Summer 2004)
"Artist's Project." Canadian Art (Summer 2004)
Henderson, Lee. "Vancouver." Contemporary (Issue 68) pp. 17-18 
Thornton, Sarah. "Nocturnes." Contemporary (Issue 62) pp. 32-37
Skerrett, Penny. "Everything's Gone Green: Photography and the Garden." National Museum on Photography, Film and Television, Bradford, England, Archive, no.2 (2004) pp. 23
Driedger, Sharon Doyle. "Ten Artists Who Rock." Maclean's (January 12, 2004) pp. 42


Dault, Michael. "Photographs have a Cape Fear quality." The Globe & Mail (September 20, 2003)
Turner, Michael. "Wall and Void." Modern Painters (Summer 2003)
Buckrell Pos, Tania. "Cold Fusion." Canadian Art (Spring 2003)
Sengrave, Lorissa. "A Proposal for an Exhibition." Canadian Art (Spring 2003) 
Goddard, Peter. "Photographic Shows Work in Remembrance of Things Past." The Toronto Star (February 27, 2003)


"Art Preview." Art Review (September 2002) pp. 9
Pinsent, Richard. "Scott McFarland." The Art Newspaper (September 2002) pp. 16


Brayshaw, Christopher. "Garden Optics." CV Photo no 54. (2001) pp. 7 - 13 
Brayshaw, Christopher. "Cabin." C Magazine (Winter 2001)
Milroy, Sarah. "Onward and Upward." The Globe and Mail (August 13, 2001) pp. R3
Scott, Michael. "Art of Global Importance." The Vancouver Sun (May 5, 2001)


Arden, Roy. "After Photography." Canadian Art (December 2000) 
"Vancouver: The Media Foundation." Adbusters no. 29 (2000)


Gopnik, Blake. "Reticence in Photography is Good, Interview with Jeff Wall." The Globe & Mail (November 6, 1999)
Scott, Michael. "Late Light." Canadian Art Toronto (Fall 1999)
Scott, Michael. "After Photography Comes What? Photo Realism Gets a Reality
Check." The Vancouver Sun (May 8, 1999)
McFarland, Scott. "Artist's Project." National Post (January 13, 1999)


Lee, Jason James. "Configuration: New Art From Vancouver." C Magazine no. 56 (November 1997 – January 1998)