Selected Bibliography

My Dearest, in: Blessing and Transgressing: A Live Institute (2012–2017), published by FKAWDW/Melly, 2018
Rotterdam WERE IT AS IF, Beyond An Institution That Is, published by Witte de With, Center for Contemporary Art, Rotterdam, the Netherlands, 2017
School of Missing Studies, Sandberg series No. 1, published by Sternberg Press/Sandberg Institute, 2017
Public Space? Lost and Found, produced by ACT and distributed by MIT Press, 2017
on mapping, in: Unicorns in a Blueprint, published by FKAWDW/Melly, Rotterdam, 2016
Bik Van der Pol X Charlemagne Palestine,MetropolisM, Vol.3/2015
The Kabul-Kassel connection: Carolyn Christov-Bakargiev on Documenta, interview by Bik Van der Pol in Metropolis M/June 2012
Work To Do, by Bik Van der Pol - State of the Art essay, published by Tent. Rotterdam, 2011
Momentarily - Learning From Mega Events, edited by Bik Van der Pol, Urban Subjects, Alissa Firth Eagland, published by Western Front, 2011
The Encyclopedia of Fictional Artists: Addition, edited by Krist Gruijthuijsen. Published by JRP - Ringier, 2011
The Discursive Sculpture, Models of Criticality, Exchange and Transform (Arbeitstitel) in: Selected Maria Lind Writing, published by Sternberg Press, 2010

Dialogue between Aspra.mente and Bik Van der Pol, in: Visible, a project by Cittadellarte-Fondazione Pistoletto and Fondazione Zegna, 2010, published by Sternberg Press
Art & Research, A Journal of Ideas, Contexts and Methods, Volume 3, No 2, Summer 2010
A Guided Tour. text by Bik Van der Pol for Crack - Koen van der Broek, with texts by Text/authors: Wouter Davidts, Bik van der Pol, Dirk Lauwaert, Andrew Renton, Merel van Tilburg, John C. Welchman, Metahaven. Published by Valiz, 2010
Changing the system unexpectedly, text by Bik Van der Pol in: Situation, edited by Claire Doherty, published by whitechapelgallery, London, 2009
Plug In to Play, published by Van Abbe Museum, Eindhoven, 2009
Differentiated Neighborhoods of New Belgrade, Centre of Visual Culture at MOCAB, edited by Zoran Eric, published by MOCAB, Belgrade, 2009
Public Arena, project for InContext3, Tallaght, Dublin. Publication containing script of film Public Arena, designed by David Bennewith

Bik Van der Pol X Charlemagne Palestine, MetropolisM 2015/3

Jan Verwoert-tools with potential

Mary Jane Jacob, Cultural Gifting

Conceptual Democracy, eng.

Work To Do, Bik Van der Pol (Dutch)

Work To Do, Bik Van der Pol (Eng)

Momentarily. Learning From Mega-Events

A Prior17: Differentiated Neighborhoods of New Belgrade, Zoran Eric

Selected Bibliography

Cinema/Notebook, a notebook for spatial research. Case study: Leidsche Rijn. Edited by Apolonija Sustersic, published by Bureau Beyond, Utrecht, 2009
Three stories about building New Belgrade, Zoran Eric. In: Questioning History / reflect 07 - Imagining the past in contemporary art. published by NAI publishers, 2008
Four-leaf Clovers, Love-letters and Lollipops, text by Bik Van der Pol, in: Arkive City, published by Interface, University of Ulster, Belfast, 2008
Art as Urban Strategy - Beyond Leidsche Rijn, text by Bik van der Pol, published by NAI publishers, 2009
Open 14: Art as a Public Issue. How art and its institutions reinvent the public dimension, published by NAI publishers/SKOR
Istanbul, 59 Locations, A Project For Nightcomers, Istanbul Biennial 2007, published by Bik van der Pol

The Lost Moment, edited by Bik Van der Pol and Fatos Ustek, published by Bik Van der Pol,
ISBN 978-90-812018-1-0, available at
Fly Me To The Moon, with texts by Jennifer Allen, Bik Van der Pol, Wouter Davidts, Frans Von der Dunk, Jane Rendell, published by Sternberg Press,, 2006
Casco Issues 9: Past Imperfect. Concept by Bik Van der Pol, compiled & edited with Lisette Smits, designed by Will Holder, with texts by Guus Beumer, Will Bradley, Jason Coburn, Stuart Comer, Steve Rushton, Bik Van der Pol, Jan Verwoert, a.o. Published by CASCO and Revolver
Bik Van der Pol, With Love From The Kitchen, NAI publishers, 2005. With texts by Jean Attali, Wouter Davidts, Charles Esche, Mary Jane Jacob, Arno van Roosmalen, Sven Lütticken, Jan Verwoert
The No-Seeums, text about work of Libia Pérez de Siles de Castro and Olafur Eliasson

Selected Bibliography

Black Friday, Exercises in Hermetics, produced by Piet Zwart Institute, Rotterdam in collaboration with Revolver Books, edited by Christoph Keller, with contributions by 60 artists, authors and designers.
Model City, for Artefact, Issue 4, Glocalogue
Live like this, Sabine Bitter/Helmut Weber, September 2005, published by CAMERA AUSTRIA, Kunsthaus Graz. Excerpts of an email conversation between Sabine Bitter/Helmut Weber (Vienna/Vancouver), Liesbeth Bik/Jos Van Der Pol (Rottererdam), Andrea Geyer (New York), Marina Grniznic (Vienna/Ljubljana), Ken Lum (Vancouver), Julia Meltzer (Los Angeles), Jayce Salloum (Vancouver), and David Thorne (Los Angeles)
Basis, text for Dijkman/Osterholt, Artis,
Den Bosch, January 2005
What We Need, in: Looking, Encountering, Staging published by Piet Zwart Institute, Rotterdam, distributed by Revolver, Frankfurt, 2004

Climate Control, in: BK Krant Sept/0ct 2004
Pages, an interview with Nasrin Tabatabai and Babak Afrassiabi in Fuckinggoodart 2
Voor de gelegenheid ben ik vandaag niet in het zwart gekomen...text read as a reaction to Frank Vande Veire's Pamflet over Kunst, 6 nov. 2003, TENT., Rotterdam
Conceptuele Democratie. Van structuur naar communicatieve handeling: een platform voor het leven, text by Bik Van der Pol for Metropolis M, Dec. 2001
Artist contribution by Bik Van der Pol, Witte Raaf no.93, sept/oct. 2001

Discursive Sculpture, by Maria Lind