Reviews and Essays

“Art Review: College Art Association 2019 New York”

Art Times, March 16, 2019

“Annual College Art Association Conference in Los Angeles”

Art Times, May 11, 2018,

 “Decades of Attending College Art Association’s Annual Meeting”

Art Times, April 6, 2017.

“Pousette-Dart’s Light”

essay and exhibition review, East Hampton Star, September 22, 2016, C1.

“Gadfly of the Art World”

book review of Robert Hughes, The Skeptical of Skill, East Hampton Star, August 18, 2016.

“The International Film Festival of Kerala”

ArtTimes, (Spring 2016).

“The Fire Was Not Consumed: As a boy, Rothko learned that visual representation of God is not allowed”

review essay of Annie-Cohen Solal, Mark Rothko: Toward the Light in the Chapel, Wall Street Journal, April 24, 2015.

“The Dinner Party: Judy Chicago and the Power of Popular Feminism, 1970-2007 by Jane F. Gerhard”

The American Historical Review, vol. 119, no. 4, October 2015, pp. 1309-10.

Remembering Painter Lee Krasner

Dan’s Papers, August 4, 2011

Making Art History in Springs: 1975: Carolee Schneemann at Ashawagh Hall

East Hampton Star, July 26, 2011.

Pollock’s Venice Presence

East Hampton Star, June 22, 2011.

Jewish American Artists: Whom Does That Include?

Journal of Modern Jewish Studies, 2010,  9-3, pp. 421-430.

Action Painting and the exhibition Action Painting

Fondation Beyeler, Basel, 2008, and Action/Abstraction: Pollock, De Kooning, and American Art, 1940-1976, ed. Norman L. Kleeblatt, and the exhibition Action/Abstraction, Jewish Museum, New York, 2008,”in Art Journal, Vol. 67, (2008).

Marsden Hartley: Race, Region and Nation

The New York Times Book Review, August 7, 2005, p. 20.

Mr. and Mrs. Hopper

London Review of Books,” June 17, 2004, pp.  32-33.

The Unknown Night: The Madness and Genius of R.A. Blakelock, an American   Painter

The New York Times Book Review, March 2, 2003, p. 22.

Japan: Tracing the Shadow of an Artist

The Los Angeles Times, April 1, 2001, pp. L8 & 9.

Derek Walcott, Tiepolo’s Hound

Art Journal, Vol. 60 (2001), no. 1, spring,  (co-author, John B. Van Sickle).

Paris No Paradise for Pissaro in New Epic Poem - Art Journal Cover

Trinidad and Tobago: Back to Nature in the Tropics

The Los Angeles Times, January 28, 2001, p. L13.

Edward Hopper’s Nyack

The New York Times, September 8, 1995, pp. C1 and C7.

Nighthawks and Brownstones

in Traveling in Style, The Los Angeles Times, October 16, 1994, pp. 30-31 & 45-46.

Nighthawks and Brownstones 1994 Cover

Arlene Slavin

Art Times, vol. 8, October 1991.

Joan Miro: Theatre of Dreams, Paul Cezanne: The Man and the Mountain, The Architecture of Frank Lloyd Wright, and Thomas Eakins: A Motion Portrait

in Cineaste, vol. XVIII, no. 2, 1991, pp. 33-34.

Man Ray at the National Museum of American Art

Art Times, March 1989, pp. 8-9.

Edward Hopper

The New England Quarterly, September 1988, pp. 475-479.


Smithsonian Magazine, May 1985, pp.168-169.

Current Museum Exhibitions: Old Options and New Approaches; The Cubist Rivera, The Late Bonnard, The Folding Image, and the Orientalists

Arts Magazine, 10/1984,  122-125.

Current Museum Exhibitions