1933, Dnepropetrovsk, Russia

Ilya Kabakov: The Man Who Flew into space from his Apartment Afterall Books 2006
Night Journey, 1989 The Everyday [Documents of Contemporary Art] 2008
The Man Who Never Through Anything Away The Archive [Documents of Contemporary Art] 2006
Ilya Kabakov: Ten Characters ICA - Institute of Contemporary Arts, London 1989
Ars - Aevi - International Cultural Project  Museum of Contemporary Art, Sarajevo  1999 
A World Within a Space  Kunsthalle Zurich 2001
Beyond Preconceptions: The Sixties Experiment  Independent Curators International, NY  2000 
Carnegie International 1991 [Curators: Lynne Cooke and Mark Francis] The Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburg, Pennsylvania 1991
Contemporary Russian Artists / Artisti Russi Contemporanei  [Curators: Amnon Barzel and Claudia Jolles] Museo d'Arte Contemporanea Prato 1990
Contemporary Sculpture. Projects in Munster 1997  Munster, Germany  1997
Continental Drift [curator: Mark Rosenthal]  Norton Museum of Art, West Palm Beach, Florida 2004
Devil on the Stairs: Looking Back on the Eighties Institute of Contemporary Art, Philadelphia 1991
Dislocations  Museum of Modern Art, New York  1991
Documenta 9 [curator: Jan Hoet] Kassel   1992
Do It  Independent Curators, Inc., New York 1997
Global Conceptualism: Points of Origin, 1950s-1980s Queens Museum of Art  1999
Home / Homeless Bo01 City of Tomorrow, Malmo, Sweden 2001
House in Time  Moderna Galerija, Ljubljana  1995
Istanbul Biennial # 4  Istanbul  1995 
La Biennale di Venezia # XLIII [Aperto, curators Saskia Bos, Dan Cameron, Giovanni Carandente, Fumio Nanjo and Dieter Ronte]  Arsenale, Venice  1988
la Biennale di Venezia 45: National Pavilion - "Comunita Stati Indipendenti" Venice, various locations  1993
La Biennale di Venezia 47  Venice, Italy  1997 
la Biennale di Venezia 49: Plateau of Humankind  Venice, various locations  2001 
Leaving Tracks: Artrenspennine 98  Various locations, England 1998
Magiciens de la Terre  Musee National d'Art Moderne Centre Georges Pompidou  1989
Marcel Broodthaers: Correspondances  Galerie Hauser & Wirth, Zurich and David Zwirner, New York  1995 
No Art = No City! Urban Utopias in Contemporary Art   Stadtutopien in der zeitgenossischen Kunst 2003
Open Systems: Rethinking Art c. 1970  Tate Modern 2005
Remembering Time Past Apex Art, New York 1998
Remembrance: Russian Post-Modern Nostalgia [curator, Alexandre Gertsman] Intart Foundation 2003
Rhetorical Image The New Museum of Contemporary Art, New York  1990 
Sydney Biennale 2000 Sydney, various venues 2000
The Art of Eastern Europe in Dialogue with the West  Moderna galerija Ljubljana 2000 
The Edge of Awareness World Health Organization 1998
The End: An Independent Vision of Contemporary Culture, 1982-2000 [curatore: Jeanette Ingberman and Papo Colo] Exit Art, New York 2000
The End(s) of the Museum  [Els Limits del Museu] Fundacio Antoni Tapies de Barcelona  1995 
The Green Show  Exit Art, New York 1990
Valencia Biennial #2 - The Ideal City  Valencia, Spain  2003
Whitney Biennial 1997 [Lisa Phillips and Louise Neri] Whitney Museum of American Art 1997
Wounds: Between Democracy and Redemption in Contemporary Art  Moderna Museet, Stockholm 1998 
Appropiation [Documents of Contemporary Art] MIT Press / Tate Gallery 2009
Art and Artifact: The Museum as Medium  Thames & Hudson 2001
Conceptual Art  Phaidon 1998
Creative Time: The Book 33 Years of Public Art in NYC Princeton Architectural Press 2007
East Art Map (edited by IRWIN) Afterall Books  2006
From Margin to Center: The Spaces of Installation  Art  MIT Press  1999
On the Beaten Tack: tourism, art, and culture  The New Press, New York 1999
Over Here: International Perspectives on Art and Culture  The New Museum of Contemporary Art and MIT Press 2004
Rewriting Conceptual Art Reaktion Books [Critical Views], London 1999
The Archive [Documents of Contemporary Art] MIT Press and Whitechapel Gallery 2006
The Everyday [Documents of Contemporary Art] MIT Press and Whitechapel Gallery 2008
Art in America [From the Communal Kitchen: A conversation with Ilya Kabakov]  October  1991
Art International [New York: Revivals and Survivals]  Summer  1990 
Art Nexus Vol.18 [Dialogues of Peace] October-December 1995
Flash Art [Magiciens de la Terre] October 1989 
Flash Art [Eastern European Art in Hamburg] March-April  1994
New Observations # 63 From the Pandemonium... New Observations Ltd, New York 1988
Parkett # 34  Parkett 1992 
Poliester, Vol.6 #18 Spring 1997
Third Text # 33  Third Text, Winter 1995
Trans> # 2  Passim, Inc.  1996 
Transcript Volume 2, Issue 1 ["A Story About a Culturally Relocated Person" by Kabakov] Transcript 1996