Zayasaikhan Sambuu: Mongolia, Lost and Found

(Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia: National Gallery of Mongolia, 2020, bi-lingual edition.)


Theresa Bernstein: A century in Art

(lead essayist and editor), Lincoln, NB: University of Nebraska Press, 2013).



Lee Krasner: A Biography

New York: William Morrow, 2011; First British edition, London: Thames and Hudson, 2019.

First American edition, 2011 & first British edition, 201Lee Krasner : A Biography – Museum Bookstore

Interviews Documented

Becoming Judy Chicago:  A Biography of the Artist

New York: Harmony Books,  2007; Berkeley: University of California Press, 2018.

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Ethics and the Visual Arts

contributor to and co-editor of anthology with Elaine A. King, New York, Allworth Press, 2006

Ethics and the Visual Arts


Edward Hopper: an Intimate Biography

Alfred A. Knopf, New York, 1995, (as Edward Hopper. Ein Intimes Porträt, Paul List Verlag, Munich, 1998;) University of California Press, Berkeley and London, 1998; Second Expanded Edition, New York, Rizzoli Books, 2007; Edward Hopper Biografia intima by Johan & Levi Editore, Milano in 2009; in Korean translation, Eulyoo Publishing Co., Ltd., Seoul, Korea, 2012

Edward Hopper an Intimate Biography          

First Edition, Alfred A. Knopf, 1995.


Edward Hopper by Gail Levin

Current Edition, University of California Press, 2022, in print.

Edward Hopper Korean cover

Korean Edition. 2012.


Rizzoli expanded edition, 2007.

Edward Hopper German Cover

German Edition, 1998.

Edward Hopper Italian cover

Italian Edition, 2009.


First Paperback Edition, University of California Press, 1998.


Selected Reviews

Aaron Copland’s America: A Cultural Perspective

Watson-Guptill, New York, 2000;  Toshindo, Tokyo, Japan, 2003; People’s Music Publishing, Beijing, China, 2014, [principal  co-author with  Judith Tick]

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English version             Japanese Translation           Chinese Translation

Silent Places: A Tribute to Edward Hopper (ed.), Hopper in fiction collected and introduced

Universe Books, New York, 2000.

Silent Places A Tribute to Edward Hopper

Edward Hopper: A Catalogue Raisonné

W.W. Norton, Inc., New York and London, 1995 (three volumes & a CD-ROM); Schirmer/Mosel Verlag G.M.B.H., Munich, 1995.

Catalogue Raisonne Cover

The Poetry of Solitude : A Tribute to Edward Hopper (ed.), Hopper in poetry collected and introduced

Universe Books, New York, 1995; (as La Poesia del Silenzio, Milano, 1997).

The Poetry of Solitudeitalian version, the poetry of silence

English Version                                      Italian Translation

Theme and Variation: Kandinsky & the American Avant-garde, 1912-1950

Bullfinch Press, Boston, 1992 [principal co-author].

Theme and Improvisation Kandinsky Cover

Marsden Hartley in Bavaria

University Press of New England, Hannover and London, 1989.

Marsden Hartley in Bavaria Cover

Edward Hopper

Fundacion Juan March, Madrid, Spain, 1989.

Edward Hopper Juan March Cover

Twentieth Century American Painting

The Thyssen-Bornemisza Collection, Sotheby Publications, London, 1987; Harper & Row, New York, 1988.

twentieth century american painting cover


Hopper’s Places

Alfred A. Knopf, New York, 1985; (as Die gemalte Wirklichkeit. Edward Hopper und sein Amerika, Paul List Verlag, Munich, 1998); University of California Press, Berkeley and London, 1998.

hopper's places book coverHopper's Places        First edition                                            Second, expanded edition


Edward Hopper

Crown Publishers, Inc., New York, 1984; Flammarion, Paris, 1985; Sudwest-Verlag, Munich, 1986.

Edward Hopper crown cover

Edward Hopper: Gli anni della formazione

Electa Editrice, Milan, Italy, 1981

Gli anni della formazione cover

Edward Hopper: The Art and the Artist

W.W. Norton, Inc., New York, 1980; London, 1981; (as Edward Hopper 1882-1967 Gemäalde und Zeichnungen, Schirmer/Mosel Verlag G.M.B.H., Munich, 1981).

Edward Hopper the Art and the Artist cover

Edward Hopper as Illustrator

W.W. Norton, Inc., New York, 1979; London, 1980.

Edward Hopper as illustrator

Edward Hopper: The Complete Prints

W.W. Norton, New York, 1979; London, 1980; (as Edward Hopper 1882-1967 Die Druckgraphik, Schirmer/Mosel Verlag G.M.B.H., Munich, 1986).

Edward Hopper the Complete Prints

Abstract Expressionism: The Formative Years

Whitney Museum of American Art, 1978; Seibu Museum of Art, Tokyo, 1978; Cornell University Press, 1981 [co-author].

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Synchromism and American Color Abstraction, 1910-1925, George Braziller, New York, 1978.