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Professor Pavel Büchler

Research Professor

Pavel Büchler is an artist, teacher and occasional writer who describes his practice as "making nothing happen". He teaches on MA Fine Art.


Pavel Büchler is a member of the Art Research Group.

A selection of recent research outputs.


Dialogo sopra i due massimi sistemi del mondo

Büchler, P., 2016. Generosity: On the Art of Giving, The National Gallery, Prague, February - July 2016.

Büchler, P., 2016. Never Had an Idea in My Life, Tommy Simoens, Antwerp, May - June 2016.

Work (All the cigarette breaks, Harris Museum, Preston, February 2016)Waiting to HappenOnce again -

Büchler, P., 2016. Nothing Happens, Twice, Harris Museum and Art Gallery, Preston, February - June 2016.

Büchler, P., 2015. In an Absolut World True Taste Comes Naturally, Camberwell Space, London, April-May 2015.

Büchler, P., 2015. Last Year in Marienbad: A Film as Art, Kunsthalle Bremen, Bremen, November 2015 - March 2016.

A Modern History

Büchler, P., 2015. Modern History vol. 1, Grundy Art Gallery, Blackpool, April - June 2015.

Work (All the cigarette breaks, Ikon, Birmingham, May 2015)The Castle

Büchler, P., 2015. Pavel Büchler: (Honest) Work, Ikon Gallery, Birmingham, May - July 2015.

Malerisch MalevichWork (All the cigarette breaks, annex14, Zurich, June 2015)

Büchler, P., 2015. Pavel Büchler: Now and Again, annex 14, Zurich, June - July 2015.

Büchler, P., 2015. The Problem of God, K 21, Dusseldorf, September 2015 - January 2016.

Büchler, P., 2015. Time Out: On Lazing about and Doing Nothing, Sprengel Museum, Hanover, April - July 2015.

Büchler, P., 2014. A Thousand Doors, The Gennadius Library, The American Institute of Classical Studies, Athens, May - June 2014.

Büchler, P., 2014. Micromegas > Powers of 10: 58°57′53″ N - 3°17′45″ W, The Pier Arts Centre, Stromness, Orkney, June - October 2014.

The Same NameThe Dialogue In a VoidWork (All the cigarette breaks, Künstlerhaus, Bregenz, November 2103 / February 2014)

Büchler, P., 2014. Pavel Büchler, Kunstlerhaus Thurn und Taxis, Bregenz, February - March 2014.

Büchler, P., 2014. Pavel Büchler: Back to Work, Tanya Leighton Gallery, Berlin, October - November 2014.

Work (All the cigarette breaks, CCA, Glasgow, February 2014)

Büchler, P., 2014. Speaking in Tongues: Sonia Boyce, Pavel Büchler, Susan Hiller, Centre for Contemporary Arts, Glasgow, February - March 2014.

Geometry, Physics and the Science of Life, Part 1 (The 4th Dimension)

Büchler, P., 2014. The Allegory of the Cave Painting, Extra City / The Middleheim Museum, Antwerp, October 2014 - March 2015.

Büchler, P., 2014. Threshold, Cultuurcentrum Mechelen, November 2014.

Büchler, P., 2013. Drawing Time, Reading Time, The Drawing Center, New York, November 2013 - January 2014.

Nothing More

Büchler, P., 2013. Image as Witness: Europe and the Arts Council's Collection, 12 Star Gallery, The European Commission, London, July - September 2013.

Work (All the cigarette breaks, Insbruck International, June 2013)Annunciation

Büchler, P., 2013. Innsbruck International, Kreusgang Servitenkloster, Innsbruck, June 2013.

Büchler, P., 2013. Marking Language, Drawing Room, London, October - November 2013.

Büchler, P., 2013. No Time To Paint (with Paul Czerlitzki), Annex 14, Zurich, June 2013.

Small Inferno

Büchler, P., 2013. Pavel Büchler: Acid & Nicotine, Max Wigram Gallery, London, January - February 2013.

Work (All the cigarette breaks, Whitworth Art Gallery, Manchester, September 2011 / July 2013)

Büchler, P., 2013. Pavel Büchler: Idle Thoughts, The Whitworth Art Gallery, Manchester, July - September 2013.

Work (All the cigarette breaks, Vistamare Gallery, Pescara, April / September 2013)I am going to use this projector0:0Revised Architecture

Büchler, P., 2013. Pavel Büchler: No Returns, Vistamare Benedetta Spalletti, Pescara, September - November 2013.

Büchler, P., 2013. Tip of the Iceberg: Art from Up North, Contemporary Art Society, London, October - November 2013.

Büchler, P., 2012. Cosmo's Levels, The Sunday Painter, London, November - December 2012.

Honest Work (Five)

Büchler, P., 2012. Drop Me a Line, Laure Genillard, London, September - November 2012.

Büchler, P., 2012. Homo Economicus, Cabinet Gallery, London, January - March 2012.

New WorkWork (All the cigarette breaks, Max Wigram Gallery, London, May 2012)

Büchler, P., 2012. Pavel Büchler: No New Work, Max Wigram Gallery, London, May - June 2012.

Work (All the cigarette breaks, annex14, Bern, October 2012)Honest Work (One)

Büchler, P., 2012. Pavel Büchler: Work for Words, Annex14, Bern, October - November 2012.

Studio Schwitters

Büchler, P., 2012. Postscript: Writing After Conceptual Art, Museum of Contemporary Art, Denver, October 2012 - February 2013.

Büchler, P., 2012. Punkt.Systeme, Wilhelm Hack Museum, Ludwigshafen, June - October 2012.

Büchler, P., 2012. Red, White and Blue: Pop, Punk, Politics, Place, Chelsea Space, London, November - December 2012.

Büchler, P., 2011. A Text is a Thing, Vistamare Gallery, Pescara, December 2011 - January 2012.

Work (All the cigarette breaks, ArtBoom, Krakow, June 2011)Teoria

Büchler, P., 2011. ArtBoom Festival, Krakow, June 2011.

Red and Black (detail)

Büchler, P., 2011. Convergence: Literary Art Exhibitions, Golden Thread Gallery, Belfast, Limerick City Gallery, Limerick, June - September 2011.

Büchler, P., 2011. Dark Matters, Whitworth Art Gallery, Manchester, September 2011 - January 2012.

Büchler, P., 2011. Frames and Documents: Conceptualist Practices, Selections from the Ella Fontanals-Cisneros Collection, Cisneros Fontanalas Art Foundation, Miami, November 2011 - March 2012.

Büchler, P., 2011. From Trash To Treasure, Kunsthalle zu Kiel, November 2011 - February 2012.

Work (All the cigarette breaks, Museion Bolzano, May 2011)

Büchler, P., 2011. Image to be projected until it wanishes, Museion Bolzano, May - August 2011.

Büchler, P., 2011. In- and Outside - Writing, Voorkamer, Lier, May - July 2011.

Büchler, P., 2011. Inéditos 2011: Deputés del Silencio, La Casa Encendida, Madrid, June - September 2011.

Büchler, P., 2011. Les Marques Aveules, Centre d'Art Contemporain, Geneva, November 2011 - January 2012.

AnnunciationWork (All the cigarette breaks, NorrlandsOperan, Umea, May 2011)

Büchler, P., 2011. Made Festival, NorrlandsOperan, Umea, May 2011.

Report on Damage (detail)

Büchler, P., 2011. My Communism, TOP, Shanghai, September - October 2011.

Work (All the cigarette breaks, October 2007-February 2011)

Büchler, P., 2011. Pavel Büchler: Work, St Louis Museum of Contemporary Art, March - April 2011.

Büchler, P., 2011. Sentences, Bury Art Gallery, Bury, April - July 2010.

Büchler, P., 2011. The Confidence Man, Tanya Leighton Gallery, Berlin, April - July 2009.

Honest Work (No Time)

Büchler, P., 2011. The Intellectual Work: Enzo Mari with Pavel Büchler, Jason Dodge and Tim Rollins, Tanya Leightin Galllery, Berlin, October - December 2011.

Secondary Information

Büchler, P., 2011. We Are Grammar, Pratt Manhattan Gallery, New York, February - May 2011.

The MuseWords in/on Conceptual Art

Büchler, P., 2011. Words Such as Painting and Sculpture: Alessandro, Büchler, Camnitzer, Nannucci, annex 14, Bern, January - March 2011.

UntitledWork (All the cigarette breaks, Peep-Hole, Milan, February 2011)

Büchler, P., 2011. Working Title (with Evangelia Spiliopoulou), Peep-Hole, Milan, February - March 2010.

Short Stories (Mitchell Library)

Büchler, P., 2010. A Perverse Library, Shandy Hall, Coxwold, Yorkshire, September -October 2010.

Pleasures of Conversation (detail)

Büchler, P., 2010. An Unpardonable Sin, Castillo/Corrales, Paris, July - September 2010.

Büchler, P., 2010. As So Ci Ations, Kettle's Yard, Cambridge, November 2010 - January 2011.

Work (All the cigarette breaks, Calvert22, London, April 2010)Acting Head

Büchler, P., 2010. Distance and Sensibility, Calvert22, London, April - June 2010.

Büchler, P., 2010. FischGrätenMelkStand, Temporary Kunsthalle, Berlin, July - August 2010.

Work (All the cigarette breaks, The David Roberts Foundation, London, May 2010)Bulgarian Group PortraitPalindrome No. 21 (After Sol Lewitt)

Büchler, P., 2010. History of Art, The, David Roberts Foundation, London, May - July 2010.

Büchler, P., 2010. Landscapes: Confini in disordine, Magazzino d'Arte Moderna, Rome, September - November 2010.


Büchler, P., 2010. Lonely at the Top: Modern Dialect, MuHKA, Antwerp, September - November 2010.

Work (All the cigarette breaks, Grand Seminary, Bruges, October 2010)Annunciation

Büchler, P., 2010. Luc Tuymans, A Vision of Central Europe: The Reality of the Lowest Rank, Brugge, October 2010 - January 2011.

Büchler, P., 2010. No New Thing Under the Sun, Royal Academy Tennant Gallery, London, October 2010 - January 2011.

Here He Moved (detail)Observational Drawing (Yarbus Roschach)Work (All the cigarette breaks, Kunstparterre, Munich, September 2010)As if It Had Never Ceased to Be

Büchler, P., 2010. Pavel Büchler: As if it Had Never Ceased to Be, Kunstparterre, Munich, September 2010 - February 211.

Ven a pryc (detail)Work (All the cigarette breaks, DOX, Prague, May 2010)The Castle, Prague installation viewThe Castle, Prague installation viewTrophyLoose Tongue

Büchler, P., 2010. Pavel Büchler: Labour in Vain, DOX Centre for Contemporary Art, Prague, May - August 2010.

Work (All the cigarette breaks, Max Wigram Gallery, London, October 2010)Studio Schwitters (detail)Studio SchwittersNothing in Its Place

Büchler, P., 2010. Pavel Büchler: Studio Schwitters, Max Wigram Gallery, London, october - November 2010.

Skills and Attributes

Büchler, P., 2010. The Art of Design: ak7 - Contemporary Design by Contemporary Artists, freiraum quartier21, Vienna, October - November 2010.

Work (All the cigarette breaks, Tanya Leighton Gallery, Berlin, April 2010)The Way We Do Art (After John Baldessari)

Büchler, P., 2010. The Way We Do Art Now, Tanya Leighton Gallery, Berlin, May - June 2010.

Büchler, P., 2010. Under Destruction, Museum Tinguely, Basel, October 2010 - January 2011.


Büchler, P., 2009. Afterwards, Mead Gallery, University of Warwick, Coventry, April - May 2009.

Büchler, P. and Mark Neville, 2009. Inéditos 2009: La vuelta de la esquina, La Casa Encendida, Madrid, June - August 2009.

Büchler, P., 2009. Looping Memories, PROGR_Zentrum für Kulturproduktion, Bern, November - December 2009.

FlyWork (All the cigarette breaks, Leeds Art Gallery, November 2009)In Amongst the Ashes

Büchler, P., 2009. Northern Art Prize, Leeds Art Gallery, November 2009 - February.

Work (All the cigarette breaks, Vita Kuben, Umea, October 2009)12:00:00 - 12:04:33

Büchler, P., 2009. Pavel Büchler: As Long As It Takes, Vita Kuben, NorrlandsOperan, Umeå, October 2009.

Work (All the cigarette breaks, Max Wigram Gallery, London, January 2009)Eclipse

Büchler, P., 2009. Pavel Büchler: Eclipse, Max Wigram Gallery, London, January - March 2009.

Work (All the cigarette breaks, Tanya Leighton Gallery, Berlin, February 2009)Bloom StoolSmall Eclipse

Büchler, P., 2009. Pavel Büchler: l'imitation, Tanya Leighton Gallery, Berlin, February - March 2009.

Work (All the cigarette breaks, Street Level, Glasgow, April 2009)Small Sculpture

Büchler, P., 2009. Pavel Büchler: Small Sculptures, Street Level Photoworks, Glasgow, April - May 2009.

L'attachéWork (All the cigarette breaks, annex 14, Bern, May 2009)

Büchler, P., 2009. Pavel Büchler: Unfinished Sentences, annex 14, Bern, May - June 2009.

Work (All the cigarette breaks, CGAC, Santiago de Compostela, March 2009)After Joseph Kosuth, after Douglas Huebler, after Lawrence Weiner ... Artforum, Vol. 36, No. 3, 1997, p. 16

Büchler, P., 2009. The Human Stain, CGAC, Santiago de Compostela, March - May 2009.

Work (All the cigarette breaks, Castlefield Gallery, Manchester, Decenber 2009)

Büchler, P., 2009. Unresolved, Castlefield Gallery, Manchester, December 2009 - January 2.

Büchler, P., 2008. Always Begins by Degrees, The Common Guild, Glasgow, March 2008.

Work (All the cigarette breaks, Glucksman Gallery, Cork, June-August 2008)Head Over Heels and Away, Cork installation view

Büchler, P., 2008. Bookish, Lewis Glucksman Gallery, Cork, July - October 2008.

Climate Change

Büchler, P., 2008. Frieze Projects 2008, Frieze Art Fair, London, October 2008.

The Castle, Shanghai installation viewWork (All the cigarette breaks, Shanghart Gallery, Shanghai, October 2008)

Büchler, P., 2008. Involved, Shanghart Gallery, Shanghai, October - November 2008.

Work (All the cigarette breaks, National Gallery, Prague, March-June 2008)Work (All the cigarette breaks, National Gallery, Prague, March-June 2008)

Büchler, P., 2008. ITCA 2008, International Triennale of Contemporary Art, National Gallery Prague, June - September 2008.

Work (All the cigarette breaks, Sleeper, Edinburgh, July 2008)Smoke Within

Büchler, P., 2008. Pavel Büchler: Hot Air, sleeper, Edinburgh, July - August 2008.

Work (All the cigarette breaks, Max Wigram Gallery, January 2008)Work (All the cigarette breaks, Max Wigram Gallery, January 2008)Lou Reed LiveYou Don't Love Me

Büchler, P., 2008. Pavel Büchler: Sold Out, Max Wigram Gallery, London, January - February 2008.

Büchler, P., 2008. What Comes Naturally: Contemporary Flowers, Fake Estate, New York, June - August 2008.

Modern Paintings No. A23, hunting scene with lion and horse ("Anne Le Moine, Lion Hunt £70"; Manchester, April 1999)

Büchler, P., 2007. Doubleuse, The Nunnery Gallery, London, February - March 2007.

The Problem of God

Büchler, P., 2007. Invisible, Max Wigram Gallery, London, July - September 2007.

Work (All the cigarette breaks, Antwerp, September 2007)The Castle, MuHKA AntwerpLes ombres (Idea for a project), 1958Hot Air (Projet pour une Idée)

Büchler, P., 2007. Pavel Buchler: So What?, objectif_exhibitions/MuHKA, Antwerp, September - October 2007.

Il CastelloNoddsModern Paintings 1997-2000

Büchler, P., 2007. Pavel Büchler / Avi Mograbi / Frances Stark, Van Abbemuseum, Eindhoven, May - September 2007.

Studio Setting for SixSlow Death

Büchler, P., 2007. Pavel Büchler: Pathologische Farben, annex14, Bern, June - July 2007.

Büchler, P., 2006. Art in the service of lefties?, Kronika, Bytom, Poland, June 2006.

Bengal Rose

Büchler, P., 2006. Colour and Perception, Sherborne House, Sherborne, March - April 2006.

GästebuchPrevious Correspondence3'34"The Moth and the Lamp (production still)Sich überklugelnd und wegThe Castle, Bern installation views

Büchler, P., 2006. Pavel Büchler: Absentmindedwindowgazing, Kunsthalle Bern, October - December 2006.

Modern Paintings No. 12, still life with green statuette of Confucius and red roses ("Molloy"; Barras Market, Glasgow, April 1997)Naturwissenschaftliche Schriften

Büchler, P., 2006. Pavel Büchler: Old, Rare, and Unusual Roses, The Return, Goethe Institut Dublin, December 2006 - January 2007.

The Castle, Eindhoven installation viewHead over Heels and Away, Eindhoven installation view

Büchler, P., 2006. Plug In #1-#8, Van Abbemuseum, Eindhoven, April - September 2006.

The Castle, Athens installation view

Büchler, P., 2006. The Grand Promenade, National Museum of Contemporary Art (EMST), Athens, July - September 2006.

Büchler, P., 2006. The Signing, Keith Talent Gallery, London, November - December 2006.

Head over Heels and Away (detail)

Büchler, P., 2006. Writing in Strobe, Dicksmith Gallery, London, March - April 2006.

The Castle (Plain English), Istanbul installation view

Büchler, P., 2005. 9th International Istanbul Biennial, Istanbul, September - October, 2005.

Life after Death (Between the Natural World and World Cultures)

Büchler, P., 2005. Alchemy, The Manchester Museum, July - August 2005.


Büchler, P., 2005. Off-Key, Kunsthalle Bern, June - August 2005.

Short Stories (For G England / Four Green Ireland)Idle Thoughts (Diary 2003)

Büchler, P., 2005. Social Club, The Grundy Art Gallery, Blackpool, April 2005.

Büchler, P., 2005. Vinyl: Records and Covers by Artists, Neues Museum Westerburg, Bremen, August - November 2005.

The Castle (Plain English), Malmø installation view

Büchler, P., 2005. Whatever Happened to Social Democracy?, Rooseum, Malmö, January - April 2005.

Life & OpinionsDiary 2001

Büchler, P., 2004. Pavel Buchler: New Work, Program, London, July- August 2004.


Büchler, P., 2004. Tonight, Studio Voltaire, London, May-June 2004.

The List

Büchler, P., 2003. Incommunicado, Sainsbury Centre, Norwich, October - November 2003.

White Label

Büchler, P., 2003. Seesaw, Ateliergemeinschaft Gramophon, Hannover, September 2003.

Amerika (after Franz Kafka)

Büchler, P., 2003. Strangers to Ourselves, Metropole Galleries, Folkestone, October - November 2003.

Between Here and There

Büchler, P., 2003. To the Letter, CCNY, New York, September - November 2003.

To the world outside (early evening)Hard Love

Büchler, P., 2002. Pavel Büchler: Conversation Pieces, Taidekeskus Mältinränta and Galleria Saskia, Tampere, June-July 2002.

Büchler, P., 2001. Pavel Buchler: Collected Poems, Centre for Artists Books, Dundee Contemporary Arts, January - February 2001.

Edited Books

Büchler, P. and Tanya Leighton, 2003. 'Saving the Image: Art after Film', Centre for Contemporary Arts / MMU, Glasgow and Manchester.

Book Chapters

Büchler, P., 2016. 'Frames of Reference'. In Luc Tuymans, Glases, 11-14, BAI Publishers, Kontich / MAS, Antwerp.

Büchler, P., 2012. 'Afterword: But is it Life?'. In Ben Parry (eds.) Cultural Hijack: Rethinking Intervention, 307-313, Liverpool University Press.

Büchler, P., 2011. 'Generating New Meanings and New Understandings (in conversation with Sally O'Reilly and Bob and Roberta Smith)'. In Lucy Byatt and Charlotte Troy (eds.) What's Next?: Inside Public Collections, 100 Years of The Contemporary Art Society, 292-303, The Contemporary Art Society, London.

Büchler, P., 2011. 'Tenuous Notes: Jeremy Millar'. In Exhibitions 2010, 9-13, Highland institute for Contemporary Art, Inverness.

Büchler, P., 2009. 'Pavel Büchler (interview by John Reardon)'. In David Molin and John Reardon (eds.) Ch-ch-ch-changes: Artists talk about teachning, 76-85, Ridinghouse, London.

Büchler, P., 2009. 'Where Nothing Makes Sense'. In John Armleder et al (eds.) Voids, 442-445, JRP Ringier, Zurich, Éditions du Centre Pompidou, Paris.

Büchler, P., 2007. 'A True Story'. In Lindsay Seers: Human Camera, 25-28, Article Press, University of Central England, Birmingham.

Büchler, P., 2007. 'Very Far Away: Vanessa Van Obberghen'. In Philippe Pirotte, Win Van den Abbeele, Patrick Van Rossem (eds.) Monographic Projects, 2004-2007, 38-43, objectif_exhibitions, Antwerpen.

Büchler, P., 2006. 'Hanging Words on the Wall'. In Charles Sandison: The Reading Room, 47-78, Koldo Mitxelena Kulturnea, San Sebastian.

Büchler, P., 2005. 'Blank Page'. In Sharon Kivland, Jaspar Joseph-Lester and Emma Coocker (eds.) Transmission: Speaking and Listening (Vol. 4), 180-194, Site Gallery, Sheffield.

Büchler, P., 2004. 'Making Nothing Happen: Notes for a Seminar'. In Anna Grimshaw and Amanda Ravetz (eds.) Visualizing Anthropology, 66-68, 118-120, 152-167, Intellect, Bristol.

Büchler, P., 2004. 'Responsibility'. In Sharon Kivland et al (eds.) Transmission: Speaking and Listening (Vol. 3), 114-123, Sheffield Hallam University / Site Gallery, Sheffield.

Büchler, P., 2003. 'Seeking a Compromise: The poster as alternative engagement in the public domain'. In Znamení doby / Signs of the Times: Culture, Politics and Society in Central and Eastern Europe 1945-2000, 20-25, Manchester Metropolitan University / Moravian Gallery, Brno.

Büchler, P., 2002. 'Here's how it works'. In Larys Frogier (eds.) Charles Sandison: Between Heaven and Earth, 83-93 & 141-145, La Crié centre d'art contemporain, Rennes.

Büchler, P., 2002. 'Somebody's Got to Do It'. In Dolan Cummings (eds.) Art: What Is It Good For?, 21-30, Institute of Ideas / Hodder & Stoughton, London.

Buchler, P., 2001. 'Little Things in the Margins'. In David Bellingham: ASP, 94-101, Kunsthaus Nürnberg, Nürnberg.

Büchler, P., 2001. 'New Academic Art'. In Antonia Payne (eds.) Research and the Artist: Considering the Role of the Art School, 18-26, University of Oxford, Oxford.

Büchler, P., 2001. 'The Blind Train-spotter: A Delirium of Doubt'. In David Green (eds.) Where Is the Photograph?, 81-91, Photoworks/Photoforum, Brighton.

Internet Publications

Büchler, P., 2005. '(Dear Sharon) First make dirty, then make clean', art-omma (Art & Text: Inscription),

Buchler, P., Kenneth Goldsmith and Simon Morris, 2004. 'Extreme Reading', intheconversation,

Journal Articles

Büchler, P., 2015. 'Love and Death: Thomas Sauvin', Source, Issue 83, Summer 2015, 64.

Büchler, P., 2014. 'A Little Red Book: Critina de Middel', Source, Issue 79, Summer 2014, 70-71.

Büchler, P., 2014. 'Vojtech Preissig', Print Quarterly, Vol. 31, No. 3, 2014, 338-340.

Büchler, P., 2013. 'That Life: Beat Streuli', Source, Issue 74, spring 2013, 52.

Büchler, P., 2013. 'What's the Point?: Mishka Henner', Source, Issu 75, summer 2013, 58.

Büchler, P., 2012. 'The Unexplained Explained', Source, Issue 72, winter 2012, 61.

Büchler, P., 2011. 'A Rebelion without Clues: Diane Bielik', Source, Issue 66, spring 2011, 37.

Büchler, P., 2011. 'Two-dimensional One-liners: Rashid Rana', Source, Issue 69, winter 2011, 66.

Büchler, P., 2010. 'Gabriel Orozco', Source, Issue 63, summer 2010, 76-77.

Büchler, P., 2010. 'Live view', Philosophy of Photography, Vol. 1, No. 1, 2010, 14-17.

Büchler, P., 2009. 'Dead Owl aka Dead Owl: Roni Horn', Source, Issue 59, summer 2009, 46.

Büchler, P., 2008. 'All Together Now: Recent Photography from Colombia', Source, Issue 54, spring 2008, 52-53.

Büchler, P., 2008. 'Human Specimens: Pieter Hugo', Source, Issue 56, Autumn 2008, 48.

Büchler, P., 2008. 'Sian Bonnell: Out of Order', Portfolio, No. 47, 30.

Büchler, P., 2008. 'The Making of a Great Story: Miroslav Tichý', Source, Isue 57, winter 2008, 72-73.

Büchler, P., 2007. 'Dinu Li: Calling Home', Portfolio, No. 46, 58.

Büchler, P., 2007. 'Double Happiness: Philippe Chancel', Source, Issue 50, spring 2007, 44.

Büchler, P., 2007. 'Out of Focus: 'The Painting of Modern Life'', Source, Issue 53, winter 2007, 53.

Büchler, P., 2007. 'The Author Scavenger: Joachim Schmidt', Source, Issue 52, autumn 2007, 76-77.

Büchler, P., 2007. 'Today There Was No New Idea: Maeve Rendle', Source, Issue 51, summer 2007, 40.

Buchler, P. and Esche, C., 2005. 'We Are Not There Yet', Provisorium, No. 1, January 2005, 4-5.

Büchler, P. and Charles Sandison, 2004. 'The Operations Necessary to Solve a Problem', Framework: The Finish Art Review, Vol. 1, No, 66-69.

Büchler, P. and Charles Esche, 2004. 'Whatever Happened to Social Democracy?', Framework: The Finish Art Review, Vol 1, No., 125-126.

Büchler, P. and Nick Thurston, 2004. 'Word for Word', Performance Research: On the Page, Vol. 9, No, 55-62.


Büchler, P., 2015. 'No Nonsense', In an Absolut World True Taste Comes Naturally, Camberwell College of Arts, London, April 2015.

Büchler, P., 2014. 'Studio Schwitters', Housing Merz in the 21st Century: The artistic legacy of Merz Barn and Kurt Schwitters in Britain, Tate Britain, London, November 2014.

Büchler, P., 2014. 'What first turned you onto art?', The Art Party Conference 2013, Scarborough, November 2013.

Büchler, P., 2012. 'Artists and International', State of the Arts 2012, The Lowry, Salford, February 2012.

Büchler, P., 2011. 'No Time to Paint', House of the Arts, Brno, December 2011.

Büchler, P., 2011. 'The Sins of Youth', The Need to Historicise, Tranzitdisplay, Prague, December 2011.

Büchler, P., 2010. 'Labour in Vain: Art as productive work', DOX Centre for Contemporary Art, Prague, June 2010.

Büchler, P., 2010. 'The Trouble with Curating', ICA Talks, ICA, London, December 2010.

Büchler, P., 2010. 'With Public Collections in Mind: Residencies and Other Research Models', Contemporary Art Society National Network Annual Conference 2010, Wysing Art Centre, Cambridge, February 2010.

Büchler, P., 2009. 'From a Point of View: The Photograph as a Prototype', Prague Photo 2009, Manes, Prague, April 2009.

Büchler, P., 2008. 'Everyone Is Welcome!', Private Thoughts and Public Spaces; Public Acts and Private Places, Glasgow International 2008, CCA, Glasgow, April 2008.

Büchler, P., 2008. 'What is the future of art education?', Art Monthly debate, Ikon Gallery, Birmingham, October 2008.

Büchler, P., 2008. 'Writing and Making: Rephrasing the Argument', Writing Art and Design, University of Ulster, December 2008.

Büchler, P., 2007. 'Building The Castle', Oskar Hansen Symposium, BAS, Bergen, January 2007.

Büchler, P., 2007. 'Group Exhibitions Today', 5th International Contemporary Art Experts Forum, ARCO'07, Madrid, February 2007.

Büchler, P., 2007. 'Seth Siegelaub and Pavel Büchler in conversation', Art Monthly Talking Art, Spike Island, Bristol, October 2007.

Büchler, P., 2006. 'On Reflection (on reflection)', Hauntology, The Annual CAR-NIVAL Research Seminar, National College of Art and Design, Dublin, November 2006.

Büchler, P., 2005. 'Academic Practice', APHE Annual Conference: 'Boring Teacher Meets Selfish Researcher', Manchester Metropolitan University, April 2005.

Büchler, P., 2005. 'Communicating Vessels', Communicating Vessels: Affinities between Surrealism and Contemporary Art, Centre for Studies of Surrealism and its Legacies, University of Manchester, May 2005.

Büchler, P., 2005. 'Conversation Pieces: Intentionally Blank', Inscription, Sheffield Hallam University, March 2005.

Büchler, P., 2005. 'Making Nothing Happen in Istanbul', 9B Talks, Yildia Technical University, Istanbul, April 2005.

Büchler, P., 2005. 'On Fear (War Machine and Threat)', Concerning War: Undercurrents, BAK Basis voor actuele Kunst, Utrecht, November 2005.

Büchler, P., 2005. 'Reading Hegel in Marx On Art', We Rule the School, Arteleku, San Sebastian, October 2005.

Büchler, P., 2004. 'Mapping a Place in Time', The 3rd space: Mapping the Magazines of Photography, Birmingham Institute of Art & Design, University of Central England, March 2004.

Büchler, P., 2004. 'On Reflection', Haunted Media, University of Leeds, Site Gallery, Sheffield, March 2004.

Büchler, P., 2004. 'Provincial', EAST Discourse: A Popular Front, Norwich School of Art and Design / Outpost, Norwich, November 2004.

Büchler, P., 2003. 'Image as Text / Text as Image', Imagetext - Modes of Interpolation, University of Leeds / The Henry Moore Institute, Leeds, July 2003.

Büchler, P., 2003. 'The Politics of Anti-political Art', Civic Arts Enquiry, Ballyrun Art Centre, Dublin, April 2003.

Büchler, P., 2002. 'On Reflection: Looking, seeing and the practice of photography', Place, Memory and Photographic Practices, University of Northunbria at Newcastle, Jan 2002.

Büchler, P. and Nikos Papastergiadis, 2001. 'The Politics of Everyday', The Mission of Art, Universitát für Angewandte Kunst, Vienna, May 2001.

Buchler, P., 2001. 'Today: The Painter and the Theorist', Malen Heute, Kunst Museum, Bonn, April 2001.

Other Outputs

Büchler, P., 2013. 'Micromegas > Powers of 10', Project for a poster edition, Dundee Contemporary Arts.

Büchler, P., 2011. 'Pavel Büchler: Notes from the Bottom of a Bag', Peep-Hole Sheet, No. 7, winter 2011.

Büchler, P., 2011. 'Work (All the cigarette breaks, Grand Seminary, Bruges, October 2008)', project for 'Starkmann Major Reference Works Bibliography', Spring/Summer 2011, pp 219-235.

Büchler, P., 2010. 'Dear Will', F. R. David, 'With Love', Issue 7, summer 2010, p. 134.

Büchler, P., 2010. 'Here He Moved', project for 'Knight's Move', Issue 4, July 2010.

Büchler, P., 2010. 'Inside Watt', project for 'Inside', YH485 Press, Nottingham, December 2010.

Büchler, P., 2009. 'A Lecture', project for 'You don't have to understand everything we do to profit from it', ed. Philippe Pirotte, Kunsthalle Bern at The Young Art Fair, Basel 2009.

Büchler, P., 2009. 'The Impact of Industrial Production upon Artistic Practice', limited edition print portfolio distributed by Ceri Hand Gallery, Liverpool.

12:00:00 - 12:04:33

Büchler, P., 2008. '12:00:00 - 12:04:33', project for Resonance FM.

Büchler, P., 2008. 'Büchler & Wand à la Cage', project for an audio CD 'Soundtrack for a Mersey Tunnel' by Alan Dunn.

Büchler, P., 2008. 'Unfinished Sentence No. 49', project for Why + Wherefore, an online exhibition curated by Nicholas Weist et al.

Büchler, P., 2007. 'For M. B.', project for Six Impossible Things Before Breakfest by Olga Adelantado.

No Manchester

Büchler, P., 2007. 'No Manchester', project for Warsaw Does Not Exist, Bec Zmiana Foundation, Warsaw, 2007.

Büchler, P., 2005. 'Dear John, Dear Lawrence', contribution to Unrealised Projects, Vol. 2, by Lynn Harris.

Büchler, P., 2005. 'no forms or colors', project for Slimvolume Poster Publication 2005.

The Venice Biennale

Crowe, N; Buchler, P, 2005. 'The Venice Biennale', Social space created as a parallel project contribution for the Istanbul Biennial.

Büchler, P., 2004. 'Letter to the Moon', project for Moon by Kurt Johannessen.

Büchler, P., 2004. 'Sous la plage, les pavés', project for Valdez 5: Revista, Bogota, 2004.

Büchler, P., 2003. 'Flux No. 34, 2002, p.107', project for Flux, No. 36, 2003.

Büchler, P., 2002. 'How to Make It Come Back', project for Angelaki: Journal of the Theoretical Humanities, Vol 7, No 1, 2002.

Roberts, I., Buchler, P, 2002. 'Widening Participation and Access in Art education', A report for the Arts Council - England into issues of access to Art education in the UK..

Büchler, P., 2001. 'How to Make It Go Away', project for The Mission of Art, Der Standard, Vienna 13 March 2001.