On Bringing Water to Boil in Valdivia,

artist's book forthcoming sept. 2018 from Gravel Projects



studied freie bildende kunst:

Kunsthochschule Mainz


studied comparative lit:

The Evergreen State College


former resident with:

Lower Manhattan Cultural Council

Red Lodge Clay Center



stolkinmax at aol dot com





SVA 2004-2009

























The River Merchant's Wife: A Letter

Protocol #9: FEHLER Architektur im Kontext


Verlag der Universität der Künste Berlin


contributions to RMW from Leah Beeferman, Chen Yinchi, David Schaberg, Gary Snyder, Jiajia Zhang, Ariana Reines, Dryden Wells,and Luke Stettner.


Designed by Elias Hanzer and Lucas Liccini

available Books People Places or email max




Daily Lazy (online w Luke Stettner)




Leaky Narrative, print pamphlet for LN MTalk

MPavillion, Melbourne.




Perf Doc Work Group

Australian Centre for the Moving Image, Melbourne. Presented by Interval Projects/ Anita Spooner.





Tapping, Kansas Gallery, NYC

Jenni Crain

Carey Denniston

Adam Kremer

Boru O'Brien O'Connell

Luke Stettner & Max Stolkin




Semionauts: Three Exercises in Collaborative Essay Filmmaking. (with perf .doc work group)


King's Leap Projects, Brooklyn, NY

Presented by Interval




Very Level Walls, White Flag Projects, St. Louis

satellite presentation organized by Carlos Reyes with work by Andrew Norman Wilson and Maxwell Stolkin. Checklist for Carlos Reyes at White Flag Projects texts by Jo-ey Tang, Mary Heilich, Maxwell Stolkin




Covertext: Is The Artist Necessary for Making Art Today? (book)

Edited by Swantje Lichtenstein and Tom Lingnau

Supported by SK Stiftung Kultur Cologne

contributions from:

Jono Podmore, Nick Montfort, Hannes Bajohr, Scott Myles, Daniel Scott Snelson, Birgit Kempker, Sveinn Fannar Jóhannsson, Max Stolkin, Antonia Low, Derek Beaulieu, Nick Thurston, Mara Genschel, Mi You, Dag Erik Elgin




He Do the Police in Different Voices;

with Ullrich Hellman

online/500 words for covertext.org




Versions, Printed Matter's Emerging Artists Publication Series


Versions release at NY Art Book Fair, MoMA PS1 readings/screenings from:

Corina Copp

David Court

Cameron Crawford

Cynthia Daignault

Dieter Kiessling

Sarah Mock

Luke Stettner




Some False Moves,

Present CO, Brooklyn


Alexandre Brandáo, Amanda Curreri, Jennifer Grimyser, Zerek Kempf, Yemi Mao, Lance Rautzhan, Max Stolkin, Angie Waller, Robin Winters, and Audra Wolowiec.




Drafts and Fragments, AKV Berlin

b/w offset print, Edition of 200



Footnotes to the Great American Poets

in Night Papers IV, an occasional publication of Night Gallery, LA



Footnotes to the Great American Poets

in LFY #5: The Fiction of American Landscape Fiction. AKV Berlin edited by Max Stocklosa.



DIY(visits Chicago): Photographers and Books,

Columbia College Chicago Center for Book and Paper Arts





It's About Time, Quartair, The Hague

A TimeBank initiative curated by Kosta Tonev





Supercollider Contemporary Art Projects,

Blackpool, UK.




DIY: Photographers and Books,

Cleveland Museum of Art, Curated by Barbara Tannenbaum