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Reviews & Publications


Martinique, Elena "Twenty Years of Philip Pearlstein’s Nudes at Saatchi Gallery", Widewalls, January 18

Cook, William "The artist who lived with war and Warhol", Spectator Life, January 18

"Stand up! Stand up!", The Times, January 17

Hubbard, Sue "Salon 004:Philip Pearlstein Paintings 1990-2017", Elephant, February 1

"Salon 004: Philip Pearlstein: Paintings 1990-2017", Artnet, January 17

"Presentation of works by the revered American artist Philip Pearlstein opens at Saatchi Gallery’s SALON", Artdaily, January 18

Lucie-Smith, Edward "Philip Pearlstein: The American Lucian Freud’s Triumphant London Exhibition", Artlyst, January 17

"Philip Pearlstein: Paintings 1990-2017-Salon at Saatchi", Art Matter, January 18

Spicer, Emily "Philip Pearlstein: Paintings 1990-2017", Studio International, January 17

Teodorczuk, Tom "Philip Pearlstein, 93, on the moment money revolutionized the art market and created a rift with Andy Warhol", Market Watch, January 18

"Philip Pearlstein – Leading American figurative painter exhibited, Saatchi Gallery", Artlyst, January 10

"Philip Pearlstein Paintings – 1990-2017", The Week (UK), February 17

Sanderson, David "Philip Pearlstein artist who stands the test of time", The Times, January 17

Boggio, Sara "Philip Pearlstein", Arte Italy, March 2018

Bowes, Cassandra "Philip Pearlstein", Gallery Day, February 13

"Philip Pearlstein", Wall Street International Magazine, January 17

"Le Mostre di Febrraio", Marie Claire Maison Italia, January 18

Haden Guest, Anthony "How Philip Pearlstein lead a revival in realist art", Spears, May 1

Hutton, Belle "Brilliant things to do in January", Anothermag, January 12

Turner, Jethro "A Q&A with Painter Philip Pearlstein", Purple Diary, January 18

Gauthier, Jasmine ".Work; Fifty Years of Nudes in a Room", .Cent Magazine, January 18


Aubrey, Dan "Philip Pearlstein’s Rules – For Himself and Eye", Princeton Info, February 21

Wida, Erica Chayes "Honoring the Work of a Mentor: Celebrating the Legacy of Philip Pearlstein at the Paul Robeson Center",, January 20

Purcell, Janet "Fine Arts: Must-see exhibit in Princeton",, January 18

George, Joseph "Art: Renowned realist exhibits in Harrisburg", The Sentinel, March 22


McKenzie, Janet "Philip Pearlstein: ‘I decided I didn’t want to express other artists’ ideas any longer. I wanted to paint what was in front of me’", Studio International, November 4

Breslin, Ed "Pearlstein, Warhol, Cantor: from Carnegie Tech to New York", The Brooklyn Rail

Shwabsky, Barry "Pearlstein | Warhol | Cantor: From Pittsburgh to New York", Art Forum, April

Ayers, Robert "At Ease with G.I. Pearlstein: Philip Pearlstein Captures WWII on Paper at Betty Cuningham", ARTnews, October 5, 2016

Gopnik, Blake "At Betty Cuningham, Philip Pearlstein Gets to Warhol’s Pop Icons First", ARTnews, January


Parks, John A "Philip Pearlstein: The Late Work", The Artists Magazine

Carrier, David "Pearlstein/Warhol/Cantor: From Pittsburgh to New York", The Brooklyn Rai

Tabachnik, Toby "Exhibition highlights friendship, art of Pearlstein, Warhol, Cantor", The Jewish Chronicle

Shaw, Kurt "Creative Alliance: Pearlstein, Warhol, Cantor formed bond at Carnegie Tech.", TribLIVE, June 20

Shaw, Kurt "Creative Alliance: Pearlstein, Warhol, Cantor formed bond at Carnegie Tech.", Pittsburgh Tribune Review, June 21

Klein, Barbara "Before They Were Famous", Carnegie Magazine

Gopnik, Blake "At the Warhol Museum, Dorothy Cantor’s Art Is in Touch with It’s Time and Place", ArtNetNews

Thomas, Mary "Art review: ‘Pearlstein, Warhol, Cantor,’ an exhibition of Pittsburgh greats, is full of surprises", Pittsburgh Post-Gazette


Berlind, Robert "ArtSeen", Brooklyn Rail, March


Belcove, Julie L "Working Practive: Philip Pearlstein at Betty Cuningham", Introspective Magazine, Feb

McClemont, Doug "Philip Pearlstein", ArtNews, P. 95 + Cover

Kuspit, Donald "Philip Pearlstein", Art Forum, May, pp. 330-331

Bennett Lennie "In Retrospect", Tampa Bay Times, March 17, pp. 1L, 4L-5L


Johnson, Ken "The New York Times", The New York Times, July 27


Ekperigin, Naomi "Philip Pearlstein: A Champion of Watercolor", American Artist, Spring, pp. 79-81

Dunne, Susan "Nude Studies By Philip Pearlstein at CCSU", The Hartford Courant, Oct. 21

Boucher, Brian. told by Pearlstein, Philip "Being There: Philip Pearlstein", Art in America, Sept. p. 57


Mac Adam, Alfred "Philip Pearlstein and Al Held", ARTnews, April, p. 106

Bui, Phong "Pearlstein/Held: Five Decades", The Brooklyn Rail, February, p. 58

Goodrich, John "Pearlstein/Held: Five Decades", City Arts, January 12

Panero, James "Gallery Chronicle", The New Criterion, p. 56

Smith, Roberta "Friends for Whom Space was the Place", The New York Times, Feb. 10, pp. C1, C7

Books & Catalogues


Betty Cuningham Catalogue "Philip Pearlstein, Today", Betty Cuningham Gallery, New York, NY


Coppel, Stephen, Catherine Daunt and Susan and Tallman "The American Dream, Pop to the Present", The British Museum, London, United Kingdom, p.212-213


Della Monica, Lauren P. "Bodies of Work, Contemporary Figurative Painting", Schiffer


Sims, Patterson "Philip Pearlstein’s People, Places and Things", Museum of Fine Arts St. Petersburg, FL, cat.33 p.51


Weatherspoon Art Museum: "70 Years of Collecting (exhibition catalogue)", Weatherspoon Art Museum, The University of North Carolina at Greensboro, Greensboro, NC., p. 138, illus. p. 139

Film & Video


"Philip Pearlstein’s People, Places and Things", Museum of Fine Art, St. Petersburg, ES Creative Studios


"Philip Pearlstein: Naked Vision", Underbelly Films

Reviews & Publications


Heuer, Megan "Philip Pearlstein", ARTnews, January, pp. 124, 126

Johnson, Ken "Naked!", The New York Times, July 24

Johnson, Ken "It Is What It Is: Portraits of the Human Figure", The New York Times, January 7, pp. C1, C9

Anderson-Spivy, Alexandra. "Good Old Boys", Artnet

Fugate, Roberta "Artistic Approach", New Jersey Herald, January 5, front page

Wyman, Chris "A Story of Friends, Finesse and Fine Art", AIM Sussex County, January 2009


Bischoff, Dan "The Human Nude as Object: Paintings by Philip Pearlstein", The Star Ledger, Oct. 28

Cohen, David "Philip Pearlstein, Then and Now",

Rosenberg, Karen "Philip Pearlstein", The New York Times, July 18

Cohen, David "Objectifying the Nude", The New York Sun, July 3, Section II, pp. 13, 18

Gefter, Philip "Keeping it Real", Art + Auction, January, pp. 82-91

Genocchio, Benjamin "From Artist’s Palette, the Dynamic and Unexpected", The New York Times, Nov. 28

Duckers, Tanja "Der Amerikanische Freund", Frankfurter Rundschau, October 2008, pp. cover, 28-29

Parks, John A "An Unrelenting Gaze: The Drawings of Philip Pearlstein", American Artist: Drawing, Winter


Cohen, David "The Realist World", The New York Sun, April 9, p. 13

Genocchio, Benjamin "Ready, Set, Art!", The New York Times

Budick, Ariella "Philip Pearlstein’s Bare Essentials", Newsday, November 11

"Philip Pearlstein: New Paintings", Primetime A&E

Beale, Craig "Philip Pearlstein: Famous American Painter Exhibit at Stony Brook", The Stony Brook Statesman

Leffingwell, Edward "Philip Pearlstein at Betty Cuningham Gallery", Art in America, October, p. 211

Wyndham, Constance "Philip Pearlstein", Artnews, Summer, pp. 194, 195

Kalm, James "Philip Pearlstein", The Brooklyn Rail, May, p. 31

Kimmelman, Michael "Philip Pearlstein", Art Review, The New York Times, April 13, p. E34

Finch, Charlie "Peculiar Pearls", Artnet, April 10

Leydier, Richard "La Verite Optique de Philip Pearlstein", Artpress, March, pp. 34 – 40

Genocchio, Benjamin "A Super Realist turns his Attention to Detail", The New York Times, October

Hetherington, Sarah "A Presidential Portrait has a unique place in U of C history”", Chicago Maroon


Henning, Sarah "The Painting’s the Thing", The Wave, March 23, p. 3-5

Maine, Stephen "Philip Pearlstein at Betty Cuningham", Art in America, January, p. 110-111


Merli, Melissa "State of the Art to open", The News Gazette, February 20

Mullarkey, Maureen "Philip Pearlstein: Paintings from the 60’s", he New York Sun, April 14, p. 17

Naves, Mario "Philip Pearlstein: a Drab Hand Flaunts a Keen Eccentric Streak", The New York Observer, October 3, p. 22

Cohen, David "Philip Pearlstein, Betty Cuningham Gallery", The New York Sun, September 22, p. 14

Bui, Phong "Philip Pearlstein in Conversation with Phong Bui", The Brooklyn Rail, September, pp. 12-13

Ayers, Robert "Philip Pearlstein", Artnews, November, p. 178-180

Robinson, Heather "Philip Pearlstein", New York Press, October 12-18, Vol.18, Issue 41

Grant, Daniel "Pearlstein’s Art Attracts a ‘Sophisticated Public", Artnews, March

Grant, Daniel "Broadening Pearlstein’s Market", Artnews, April, p. 78


Viebrock, Susan "Telluride Gallery of Fine Art honors iconic painter Pearlstein", Telluride Daily Planet, Telluride, CO, July 23

Cohen, David "Philip Pearlstein: Recent Paintings", The New York Sun, January 29

Covington, Elizabeth "No Agony or distortion in the Realism of Pearlstein", The Telluride Watch, Telluride, CO, July 26

Cobolli, Nicoletta "La pittura colta. Nei segreti della raccolta Caggiano", Arte, May. P. 150

Panero, James "Gallery Chronicle", The New Criterion, October, p.53-5

McKown, Rich "Concord Art Association/Concord, MA: Philip Pearlstein", Art New England, April/May 2004, p. 26

Panero, James "Armchair adventures [Exhibits]", The New Criterion, February, p. 56-8

Yezzi, David "A conversation with Philip Pearlstein", The New Criterion, December, p.19-23


Yablonsky, Linda "Philip Pearlstein’s Deadpan Cool", Artnews, v. 101 no. 11 December, p. 102-5

Kino, Carol "Philip Pearlstein at Robert Miller", Art in America, January, pp. 102-103

Brown, Neal "Philip Pearlstein (Book Review)", Modern Painters, v. 15 no. 2, Summer, p. 127

"National Spotlight", THE Magazine (Santa Fe, NM), August, p. 47

Kimmelman, Michael "IN THE STUDIO WITH: Philip Pearlstein. Real Flesh, Not Perfect or Prurient.", The New York Times, May 24, pp. E33, 41

"Bruce Museum Exhibit: Unveiling the Great American Nudes", Greenwich Time, June 10


Kuspit, Donald "The Puritan Body", ARTnet, March 24

Hammond, Ruth "The Naked Truth about Nudity. Drawing the Nude Is Basic Training for Artists.", Carnegie Mellon Magazine, vol. 19, no. 4, Summer, pp. 21-22

Naves, Mario "The Most Objective Portraitist in New York", The New York Observer, April 23, p. 16

Shaw-Eagle, Joanna "The Face of Change; Director Alan Fern Created New Image of Portrait Gallery", The Washington Times, February 26, p. D1

Hughes, Robert "The Arts & Media: Most Artists, One Imagines, Dream of Achieving a Great Late Style", Time, January 17, p. 44

Worth, Alexi "Philip Pearlstein: Robert Miller Gallery", Artforum, v. 40 no. 1 September, p. 192

Sciaccaluga, Maurizio "Philip Pearlstein. Nudi da scommessa", Arte, February, no. 329, pp. 96-102

Johnson, Ken "Philip Pearlstein", The New York Times, April 6, p. E38

Landi, Ann "Philip Pearlstein", Artnews, June, p. 129

Morelli, Francesca Romana "La figurea e il mestiere", Il Giornale dell’Arte, no. 199, May

Milani, Joanne "Gallery Glimpses", The Tampa Tribune, February 2, 2001, p. 11

Zeaman, John "Galleries Let Down Their Airs", The Record (Bergen County, NJ), February 23, p. 29

Teachout, Terry "Amid Bad Weather & Blah News, A Bright Idea", The Washington Post, February 4, p. G14

Hertenstein, Barbara "All For One Cause Eight Collections Form One Celebration to Benefit a New Forum for Contemporary Art Building.", St. Louis Post Dispatch, April 5, p. 1


Chandler, Mary Voelz "Almost a Female Show", Denver Rocky Mountain News, April 21, p. D11

Books & Catalogues


edited by Reaves, Wendy Wick "Reflections/Refractions: Self-Portraiture in the Twentieth Century", Smithsonian Institution Scholarly Press, Washington, D.C., in cooperation with Rowman&Littlefield Publ. Inc., pp. 174-75 ill.p.174

Sandler, Irving "Pearlstein/Held, essay", , Betty Cuningham Gallery, New York, NY


"Visions: Selections from the James T. Dyke Collection of Contemporary Drawings (exhibition catalogue)", Arkansas Arts Center, Little Rock, AR, p.17

Finkelstein, Louis. Edited with a foreword by Mindy Aloff "The Unpicturelikeness of Pollock, Soutine and Others: Selected Writings and Talks", , p. 70, 78

Schall, Jan and Storr, Robert "Sparks! The William T. Kemper Collecting Initiative at the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art", The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, Kansas City, MO, p. 32

McKinnon, E. Luanne "Corps Exquis, Fragments from a History of the Human Form ca. 1585 –2006 (exhibition catalogue)", Cornell Fine Arts Museum at Rollins College, Winter Park, FL


"The 182nd Annual Exhibition of Contemporary American Art, (exhibition catalogue)", National Academy Museum, New York, NY, p. 162

Auping, Michael "30 Years, Interviews and Outtakes", Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth, Fort Worth, TX, in association with Prestel Publishing, pp. 237–242


edited by Carlozzi, Annette DiMeo, and Baum, Kelly "Blanton Museum of Art, American Art Since 1900", Blanton Museum of Art, the University of Texas at Austin, TX, pp. 240-41


Disegno "The One Hundred and Eighth Annual Exhibition", National Academy, New York, NY

Kimmelman, Michael "The Accidental Masterpiece: On the Art of Life and Vice Versa", New York: The Penguin Press., The Art of Staring Productively at Naked Bodies, pp. 149-173

"Between Perception & Invention: Three Generations of Figurative Artists, (exhibition catalogue)", Sharon Arts Gallery, Peterborough, NY, pp. 18, 19


"Philip Pearlstein (exhibition catalogue)", Galerie Haas & Fuchs, Berlin, Germany; Galerie Haas AG, Zurich, Switzerland

Lucie-Smith, Edward and Caggiano, Massimo "Philip Pearlstein", Rome, Italy: Ed. Il Polittico

Brizzi, Arnaldo Romani "Le Cento Mostre, in Cento – Le Figure de il Polittico", Rome, Italy: Ed. Il Polittico

Lucie-Smith, Edward; Riva, Alessandro and Brizzi, Arnaldo Romani, Per Amore "La Racolta Caggiano", Edizioni Il Polittico per il Comune di Salerno, Roma

"La Odisea Americana, 1945-1980 el debate de la modernidad", Circolo de Bellas Artes, Madrid, Spain

Beatrice, Luca "Il corpo nella cultura contemporanea, in Il Nudo, fra ideale e realita", Ed. Artificio Skira, Galleria d’Arta Moderna, Bologna, Italy, p.89

Siciliano, Enzo "Epifania del Nudo, in Nudo", Galleria Forni, Bologna, Italy


Morgan, Dahlia, and Roni Feinstein "American Art Today: Faces & Figures (exhibition catalogue)", The Art Museum at Florida International University, pp. 6, 9, 23


Storr, Robert "Philip Pearlstein Since 1983", New York: Harry N. Abrams, Inc.


Alvarez, Desirée "The Model as Painter and Painted", Denver Quarterly. Denver: University of Denver, pp. 81-86

Mannisto, Glen "The Figure Made Full.” Figuratively Literal: Contemporary Paintings from Metro-Detroit Collections (exhibition catalogue)", Detroit: Wayne State University

Nawrocki, Dennis Alan "Philip Pearlstein.” Three Decades of Contemporary Art: The Dr. John & Rose M. Shuey Collection (exhibition catalogue)", Bloomfield Hills, MI: Cranbrook Art Museum, pp. 78-79

Bowman, Russell "Philip Pearlstein.” Artists of the Commonwealth. Realism in Pennsylvania Painting 1950 – 2000 (exhibition catalogue)", Loretto, PA: Southern Alleghenies Museum of Art, pp. 48-49

Lucie-Smith, Edward "Il Polittico – Dieci anni / Il Polittico – Ten Years.” Festa di compleanno. Hermann Albert, Carlos Forns Bada, John Kirby, Philip Pearlstein (exhibition catalogue", Rome: Edizioni Il Polittico

Nasr, Laili "Faces of America: The Exhibition at Spaso House (Moscow) (exhibition catalogue)", Vienna: Art in Embassies Program, pp. 44-45

Anderson, Maxwell "American Visionaries: Selections from the Whitney Museum of American Art", Whitney Museum of American Art and Harry N. Abrams, p. 236

Butler, Tom, Les Reker, and George Adams "Abstract Expressionism and the New American Realism: Paintings by Jack Beal and Philip Pearlstein (exhibition catalogue)", Columbus, GA: The Columbus Museum


Wei, Lilly, Alexi Worth, and John Yau "The Figure: Another Side of Modernism (exhibition catalogue)", Staten Island, NY: Snug Harbor Cultural Center, pp. 107, 225

Prendeville, Brendan "Realism in the 20th Century Painting", New York: Thames & Hudson Inc., pp. 172-173

Robertson, Jean, and Craig McDaniel "Painting as a Language. Material, Technique, Form, Content", New York: Harcourt College Publishers, pp. 134, 135, 146, 153

Fineberg, Jonathan "Art Since 1940: Strategies of Being, Second Edition", Englewood Cliffs, NJ: Prentice Hall, pp. 162, 166, 169, 251

Cash, Sarah, and Terrie Sultan "American Treasures of the Corcoran Gallery of Art. New York", Abbeville Press, p. 211

Reviews & Publications


Adams, Brookes "The Art of Assemblage", Interior Design, August, vol. 70, no. 10, pp. 124-133

Polanski, G. Jurek "Surviving Modernism: The Narrative Figure: Philip Pearlstein, Ruth Weisberg, Leon Golub, Margaret Lazzari", Artscope, October 12

Richard, Paul "Saving Face: Museums Give New Respect to Portraiture", Minneapolis Star Tribune, September 12, p. F13

Schwan, Gary "Painter Recalls His 15 Minutes With Warhol", The Palm Beach Post, February 25, p. E1

Levine, Angela "Metropolitan Images", Jerusalem Post, May 28, p. B14

"Meet Me at the Ringling Museum: New Art, Experiences and Excitement All Year Long", Sarasota Magazine, November 1, vol. 22, pp. 17-23

"Complex Relationships", Palm Beach Society, March 18

Abbe, Mary "Color, Exotic Motifs Brighten Show; Seven Twin Cities Galleries Feature a Wide Range of Imagery", Minneapolis Star Tribune, January 28, p. E6


Knutson, Lawrence L. "Young Artists, Writers Welcomed at White House", AP Online, June 19

Wilson, Ellen S. "Philip Pearlstein: World War II Drawings", Carnegie Magazine Online, October

Sciaccaluga, Maurizio "Chiamatelo Godzilla (Call It Godzilla)", Tema Celeste, October – December, pp. 42-51

"Book Promotion Near Rothko Show Unintentional", Minneapolis Star Tribune, November 8, p. F4

"Arts Watch", Denver Rocky Mountain News, December 23, p. D9

Dagen, Philippe "Arrangements Anatomiques", Connaissance des Arts, November, p. 24


Bourdon, David "Up Close and Impersonal", Art In America, May, p.94 – 97

Aehl, John "Print Power – Madison Print Club Celebrates 25 Years of Collecting Quality Prints", Wisconsin State Journal, March 9, p. F1

Chollet, Laurence "Casting a Critical Eye on America’s Art", The Record (Bergen County, NJ), May 25, p. Y1

Daniel, Jeff "A Big, Fresh Whopper of a Show Artists at Elliot Smith Transcend Temptations of Nostalgia for Pop’s Good Old Days", St. Louis Post-Dispatch, August 21, p. 23


Lobel, Michael "Warhol’s Closet: (Andy Warhol) (We’re Here: Gay and Lesbian Presence in Art and Art History)", Art Journal, December 1, vol. 55, p. 42-50

Levine, Angela "The Realist Option", Jerusalem Post, May 31, p. 30

Kuspit, Donald "Taking Refuge in Humanism: Troubling Views of Erwin Panofsky, the Great German-Born Art Historian", Forward, August 2, Volume C, No. 31,091, p.9

Fidler, Eric "Stolen Portrait Has University Seeing Red: Some Officials Call Theft and Expensive, Foolish Joke", The Dallas Morning News, June 2, p. A12

Smith, Roberta "Portraits of the Artists (With Clothes)", New York Times, Friday, July 19, Weekend, Section C, p. 28

Grossman, Ron "Picture-napper’s musings taunt U. of C.", Chicago Tribune, Wednesday, May 29, Section 1, p. 1, 16

"New York Newsday", Weekend Guide, Friday, July 19, Part 2Q, p. B24

Diehl, Carol "Birds, beads & banner stones; Twelve artists describe their personal collections", ArtNews, v. 95, Summer, p. 76-80+

Abbe, Mary "Artfully, They Dispose of Their Last Remains", Minneapolis Star Tribune, April 21, p. F4


McGee, Celia "Portraiture is Back, But, My, It’s Changed", , January 1, section 2, p. 1, 35

Miller, Donald "Philip Pearlstein: An American Master of Realism and a Part-Time Windsurfer", Carnegie Mellon Magazine, vol. 14, no. 2, Winter, pp. 12-16 and cover

Kuspit, Donald "Philip Pearlstein [Robert Miller Gallery]", Artforum, v. 33, May, p. 97-8

"Pearlstein Exhibition Much More Than Nudes", Pittsburgh Post-Gazette,, November 18

Martell, Chris "Devouring Artwork Through Cuisine – Restaurateurs Unveil Culinary Creations Inspired by Artists", Wisconsin State Journal, February 12, p. F1

"Choices What’s Hot Around Town", Newsday, March 17, p. B2

Karmel, Pepe "Art in Review: Also of Note, Philip Pearlstein", The New York Times, March 3, p. C21


Haas, Richard "When the Artist Hears the Call of Collectin", The New York Times, April 29, pp. C1, C16

Adlmann, Jan Ernst "Review", THE magazine, August, p. 79. F., J.

Pardee, Hearne "Review", Artnews, v. 93 January, p. 156-7

Miro, Marsha "Pearlstein’s nudes share new settings", Detroit Free Press, June 5

Kimmelman, Michael "Looking for the Magic in Painting", The New York Times, October 21, p. C1, C28

Vogel, Carol "Inside Art: A Painter Moves On", The New York Times, March 25, p. C27

Hakanson Colby, Joy "Figure painter Philip Pearlstein shapes a unique view of nudes", The Detroit News, May 27, p. 4C

Rose, Joan "Creating the illusion of realism", The Honolulu Advertiser, August 21, p. G8

Tannenbaum, Judith "C is for Contemporary Art Curator: Curiosity, Contradiction, Collaboration, Challenge", Art Journal, September 22, vol. 53, p. 47-53

Liebmann, Lisa "Africa, At the Source", The New York Times Magazine, July 10, pp. 46-48


Nochlin, Linda "Philip Pearlstein: Portrait of Linda Nochlin and Richard Pommer", Artforum, September, p. 142-143, 204

Bass, Ruth "Philip Pearlstein, Hirschl & Adler Modern", Artnews, February, p.105-6

Yablonsky, Linda "Philip Pearlstein, Hirschl & Adler Modern", , February, p.98

Holman, Rhonda "A Talent Unveiled", The Wichita Eagle, section C, March 5, p. C1, 2C


Glueck, Grace "Gallery Watch", The New York Observer, November 30

Russell, John "An Artist Looks at Other People’s Paintings", The New York Times, August 9, pp. H29, H31

Zeaman, John "1992 Summer Preview", The Record (Bergen County, NJ), May 24, p. E8


Perl, Jed "Review [Hirschl & Adler Modern]", The New Criterion, May, p.57-9

Snodgrass, S. "Review [Compass Rose Gallery]", New Art Examiner, September, p. 40-1

Newhall, Edith "Philip Pearlstein, Hirschl & Adler Modern", ARTnews, May, p. 146, 149

Adams, Brooks "Philip Pearlstein at Hirschl & Adler Modern", Art in America, July, p. 121-122

Zeaman, John "In a Formal Show, a Few Welcome Surprises", The Record (Bergen County, NJ), April 12, p. 13


Koether, Jutta "Review", Artforum, v. 28, arch, p. 174

Books & Catalogues


Phillips, Lisa "The American Century: Art & Culture 1950-2000 (exhibition catalogue)", New York: Whitney Museum of American Art, pp. 259, 260

Tobler, Jay, ed. "The American Art Book", London: Phaidon Press Limited, p. 337

Arthur, John "Green Woods & Crystal Waters: The American Landscape Tradition (exhibition catalogue)", Tulsa: The Philbrook Museum of Art, pp. 37-38, 49, 121, 159, 168

Fine, Ruth, Raymond Hernández-Durán, and Mark Pascale "Contemporary American Realist Drawings. The Jalane and Richard Davidson Collection at The Art Institute of Chicago (exhibition catalogue)", Chicago: The Art Institute of Chicago, pp. 1, 9, 14, 15, 20, 40, 53, 66, 67, 127, 3


Bruce, Chris "“Some Thoughts on Landscapes.” Landscapes (exhibition brochure). Seattle: Meyerson & Nowinski. Cowart, Jack, Linda Simmons, and Terrie Sultan. The Forty-Fifth Biennial: The Corcoran Collects, 1907-1998 (exhibition catalogue)", Washington, DC: The Corcoran Gallery of Art

Sandler, Irving "Philip Pearlstein: World War II Drawings (exhibition brochure)", Pittsburgh, PA: Carnegie Museum of Art

Kuspit, Donald "Extensions – Aspects of the Figure (exhibition catalogue).", West Hartford, CT: Joseloff Gallery, Hartford Art School, University of Hartford, pp. 40-41

Ruhrberg, Karl, Manfred Schneckenburger, Christiane Fricke, Klaus Honnef "Art of the 20th Century", 2 vols. Ingo F. Walther, ed. Cologne: Taschen, pp. 334-335, 784-785


Brizzi, Arnaldo Romani, and Maite Carpio "Philip Pearlstein: Nudi in interni", Rome: Edizioni Il Polittico


Lucie-Smith, Edward "reprint 1996", Art Today. London: Phaidon Press Ltd., pp.201, 216, 241, illus. 234

Milazzo, Richard "Realism After Seven A.M.: Realist Painting After Edward Hopper", Nyack, NY: The Hopper House Art Center

Emerich, Luis Carlos "Premio marco 1995", Monterrey: MARCO

SBC Communications "American Images: The SBC Communications Collection of Twentieth Century American Art", New York: Harry N. Abrams, 1996


Lucie-Smith, Edward "ARTODAY", London: Phaidon


Kaufman, Jason Edward "The Urban Landscape", New York: Gerold Wunderlich & Co.

Konheim Kramer, Linda "The Graphic Works of Philip Pearlstein 1978-1994", Springfield, MO: Springfield Art Museum

Fineberg, Jonathan "Art Since 1940: Strategies of Being", Englewood Cliffs, NJ: Prentice-Hall

Arthur, John "American Realism + Figurative Painting", Santa Fe, NM: Cline Gallery


Arthur, John "Still Life 1963-1993", Santa Fe, NM: Gerald Peters Gallery

"Portraiture", The Columbia Encyclopedia, Fifth Edition

"Drawings on the Figure", Stevens Point, WI: Carlsten Art Gallery, University of Wisconsin.


"The Abstract Landscapes and Other Early Works on Paper", Youngstown, OH: The Butler Institute of American Art

"Adam & Eve.", Saitama, Japan: The Museum of Modern Art


Hughes, Robert "Nothing If Not Critical: Selected Essays on Art and Artists", New York, Penguin Books, pp. 287-290

Reviews & Publications


Merger, Mary Ann "Prints of profundity", St. Petersburg Times, February 6, p. 1D, 3D

Koslow, Susan "Philip Pearlstein, ‘Figures and Other Objects’", Arts Magazine, June, p. 66, 68

Princenthal, Nancy "Philip Pearlstein at Hirschl & Adler Modern, Art in America", , July, p. 135-136

Smith, Roberta "Art: The Taut Paintings of Philip Pearlstein", , March 4


Elliot, John, and Sheila "Interview with Philip Pearlstein", The Artist’s Magazine, vol. 4, no. 6, June, p. 34-41

Hurwitz, Laurie "Artists and computers [computers are transforming the way that art is conceived, created, and perceived", American Artist, v. 51, October 1987, p. supp 2-4


Glueck, Grace "Artist and Model: Why the Tradition Endures", The New York Times, June 8, section 2, p. 1, 27


"Review [Hirschl & Adler Galleries]", Arts, v. 59, May, p. 40

Alloway, Lawrence "Philip Pearlstein, The complete paintings (Book Review)", Art in America, v. 73, February, p. 19

Powers, Victoria "Honesty in realism [Gallery 30]", Artweek, v. 16, January 5, p. 6


Glowen, R "Review [Washington State University Museum of Art]", Artweek, v. 15, January 28, p. 8

Shaman, Sanford Sivitz "Pearlstein: Painting to Watercolors", Arts Magazine, October, p.134-6

Storr, Robert "Pearlstein Today: Upping the Ante", Art in America, February, p. 90-9


Wolff, Theodore F. "To be Taken Seriously, Does Art Have to Be Solemn", Christian Science Monitor, August 9, p. 18

Paul, Susan "The Realist in Abstract World", Phoenix (Brooklyn, NY), July 28, p. 7

Martin. Jean "The Art and Teaching of Philip Pearlstein", Art Book Review (U.K.), October, p. 48

"Review [Brooklyn Museum]", Artforum, v. 82, October, p. 175

Auer, James "Precision in His Passion", Milwaukee Journal, April 24, p. 1, 8

Bass, R "Point-man for realism", Artnews, v. 82, October, p. 175

Jensen, Dean "Philip Pearlstein’s Real Life Canvas", Milwaukee Sentinel, April 15, p. 4

"Philip Pearlstein: His Dispassionate Approach Demystifies the Human Figure", Milwaukee Sentinel, May 20, p. 4

Alloway, Lawrence "Philip Pearlstein", Portfolio, November

Raynor, Vivian "Pearlstein’s Reality", The New York Times, July 15

Grant, Daniel "Painting the Figure as a Found Object", Newsday, July 24, part 2, p. 17

Levin, Kim "Cultured Pearlstein", The Village Voice, August 23, pp. 95 and Voice Centerfold

Hughes, Robert "A Roomful of Naked Strangers", Time, August 22, p. 62

Larson, Kay "A Passion for the Flesh", New York Magazine, August 1, p. 63.


Gardner, Paul "Will Success Spoil Bob and Jim, Louise and Larry", Artnews, November

McTwigan, Michael "What is Contemporary American Realism?: An Interview with Frank Goodyear", American Artist, March, pp. 12-16, 67-71

Cohen, Ed "Present Concerns in Studio Teaching: Artists’ Statements", Art Journal, no. 42, Spring, p. 35

Smith, Paul "Philip Pearlstein’s New Paintings", Arts Magazine, April, pp. 80-81

"Artists in Focus: Four New York City Artists in Their Studios", American Artist, August, p. 69

"Allen Frumkin Gallery, New York Exhibit", Artnews, Summer, p. 198


Stein, Judith "The State of American Realism", The Connoisseur, September, pp. 44-47

Goldman, Judith "The Proof is in the Process: Painters as Printmakers", Artnews, September, pp. 148-150

"The Philip Pearlstein Market", The Art Newsletter, September 29, pp. 4-5

Bass, Ruth "The Illusion of Reality", Artnews, December, pp. 78-81

Moore, Sarah J. "Specificity, Particularity and Objectivity in Realism", Artweek, September 5, p. 3

Berlind, Robert "Recent Realism and the Artists’ Choice Museum", Art Journal, issue 41, Summer, pp.176-179

Stavitsky, Gail "Real, Really Real, Superreal", Carnegie Magazine, October, pp. 4-13

Phillips, Deborah C. "Philip Pearlstein", Arts Magazine, March, p. 29

Shaman, Sanford Sivitz "An Interview with Philip Pearlstein", Art in America, September, pp. 120-126, 213, 215, cover


Rickey, Carrie "Review", Artforum, November, pp. 90-91

Bass, Ruth "Philip Pearlstein", Artnews, September, p. 241

"Pearlstein Watercolors Show in April", Allen Frumkin Gallery Newsletter, Spring, p. 5

Preston, Malcolm "Pearlstein Landscapes", New York Newsday, May 29

Kertess, Klaus "Figuring it Out", Artforum, November, pp. 30-35

Books & Catalogues


Perreault, John "Philip Pearlstein Drawings and Watercolors", New York: Harry N. Abrams


Ballard, Robert H., and Pasquale Iannetti "After Pollock: Three Decades of Diversity (exhibition pamphlet)", San Francisco, CA: Iannetti Lanzone Gallery, Inc.


"Drawing and Drawings", Yonkers, NY: Hudson River Museum


Burton, Scott "Philip Pearlstein", New York: Hirschl & Adler Modern


Johnson, Charles "Landscapes and Ruins", Richmond, VA: Marsh Gallery


Bowman, Russell, with Philip Pearlstein and Irving Sandler "Philip Pearlstein The Complete Paintings", New York: Alpine Fine Arts Collection, Ltd., (hardcover) (softcover published on occasion of Milwaukee Art Museum exhibition)

Tully, Judd "Painted Light", Reading, PA: Reading Public Museum

Strand, Mark "Art of the Real: Nine American Figurative Painters", New York: Clarkson Potter, Inc.


Viola, Jerome "The Painting and Teaching of Philip Pearlstein", New York: Watson-Guptil Publications

Master-Karnik, Paul "Philip Pearlstein: A Painter’s Progress (exhibition catalogue)", Summit, NJ: Summit Art Center

Bowman, Russell, Philip Pearlstein, and Irving Sandler "Philip Pearlstein, New Paintings (exhibition catalogue)", New York: Allan Frumkin Gallery

Sosnoff, Martin "Homo Sapiens – the Many Images (exhibition catalogue)", Ridgefield, CT: The Aldrich Museum of Contemporary Art

"Five Artists and the Figure (exhibition catalogue)", Stamford, CT: Whitney Museum of American Art

Goodyear, Frank "Contemporary American Realism since 1960", Philadelphia: Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts

Manning, John "An Appreciation of Realism (exhibition catalogue)", Utica, NY: Museum of Art Munson-Williams-Procter Institute


Danoff, I. Michael, and Carolyn Kinder Carr "The Image in American Painting and Sculpture 1950-1980 (exhibition catalogue)", Akron, OH: Akron Art Museum

"Super Realism from the Morton G. Neumann Family Collection (exhibition catalogue)", Kalamazoo, MI: Kalamazoo Institute of Arts

Martin, Alvin, Linda Nochlin, and Philip Pearlstein "Real, Really Real, Superreal (exhibition catalogue)", San Antonio, TX: San Antonio Museum of Art

Auping, Michael "Philip Pearlstein: Paintings and Watercolors (exhibition catalogue)", Sarasota, FL: John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art

Viola, Jerome "Philip Pearlstein: Landscape Aquatints 1978-80 (exhibition catalogue)", New York: Brooke Alexander, Inc.

Kolowrat, Elizabeth "Contemporary American Realism since 1960 (exhibition catalogue)", Philadelphia, PA: Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts

Goodyear, Frank H., Jr. "Contemporary American Realism Since 1960", Boston: New York Graphic Society in association with the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts

Goldman, Judith "American Prints: Process and Proofs (exhibition catalogue)", New York: Whitney Museum of American Art


Nygren, Edward J. "The Human Form, Contemporary American Figure Drawing and the Academic Tradition(exhibition catalogue)", Washington, DC: Corcoran Gallery of Art

Hills, Patricia, and Roberta K. Tarbell "The Figurative Tradition and the Whitney Museum of American Art", Newark, DE: University of Delaware Press in association with the Whitney Museum of American Art

Arthur, John "Realist Drawings and Watercolors", Boston, MA: New York Graphic Society

"Realism/Photo-Realism (exhibition catalogue)", Tulsa, OK: Philbrook Art Center

"Philip Pearlstein/New Watercolors (exhibition catalogue)", New York: Allan Frumkin Gallery

Perreault, John "Aspects of the 70’s: Directions in Realism (exhibition catalogue)", Framingham, MA: Danforth Museum

Lucie-Smith, Edward "Art in the Seventies", Oxford: Phaidon Press, Newark, DE: University of Delaware Press in association with the Whitney Museum of American Art

Kahan, Mitchell "American Painting of the Sixties and Seventies (exhibition catalogue)", Montgomery, AL: Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts

Styron, Thomas "American Figure Painting 1950-1980 (exhibition catalogue)", Norfolk, VA: The Chrysler Museum

Film & Video


"Philip Pearlstein Draws the Artist’s Model", New York: Interactive Media Corporation, Laserbeam videodisc and videocassette


"Philip Pearlstein Draws the Artist’s Model: Computer Generated Hands and Feet", New York: Interactive Media Corporation, Laserbeam videodisc and videocassette

Reviews & Publications


"The Evolution of Philip Pearlstein: Part II", Art International, September, pp. 54-61

Wallin, Leland "The Evolution of Philip Pearlstein Art. Part I", Art International, vol. XXIII/3-4, Summer, pp. 62-67

"review of “Philip Pearlstein: Prints, Drawings, Painting, Davidson Art Center, Wesleyan University", Print Collector’s Newsletter, issue 10, March-April, p. 23

Graham, William "Realism is Alive and Well in Detroit", New Art Examiner, November, p. 9

"Prints & Photographs Published: Philip Pearlstein", Print Collector’s Newsletter, 9, January, p. 194

"Prints & Photographs Published: Philip Pearlstein", Print Collector’s Newsletter, 10, July, p. 94

"Philip Pearlstein", New Art Examiner, Summer, p. 12

"Kinds of Realism", Allan Frumkin Gallery Newsletter, Winter, p. 1-7

"Kinds of Realism", Allan Frumkin Gallery Newsletter, Winter, pp. 1-7

Tapley, George M., Jr "History and the Place of Realist Painting Today", New Art Examiner, November, p. 5

Pieszak, Devonna "Figurative Painting — Can it Rescue Art?", New Art Examiner, November, pp. 1, 8, 23

Schulze, Franz "An Artist Who Likes the Body", Sunday Sun-Times, June 17, p. 11


Kramer, Hilton "The Return of Realism", The New York Times, March, section 2, p. 1

"Realism vs. Existentialism", Allan Frumkin Gallery Newsletter, Spring, pp. 4-6

Perreault, John "Philip Pearlstein-Naked Nudes", SoHo Weekly News, April 20, pp. 27-29

Schwartz, Ellen "Philip Pearlstein", Artnews, Summer, p. 198

Goodman, Cynthia "Eight Contemporary American Realists", Arts Magazine, January, p. 16

Goodyear, Frank H., Jr. "Contemporary Realism: The Challenge of Definition", American Art Review, November, no. 4, pp. 52-59


Kramer, Hilton "Why Figurative Art Confounds Our Museums", The New York Times, January 2, section D, p. 19

Bard, Joellen "Tenth Street Days: An Interview with Charles Cajori and Lois Dodd", Arts Magazine, December pp. 98-103

Duffy, Robert "Philip Pearlstein. Is He an Enemy of Realism?", St. Louis Post-Dispatch, February 27

"Philip Pearlstein", Arts Magazine, April, p. 32

Ellenzweig, Allen "Group Show", Arts Magazine, March, pp. 25-26

"Eyes, Highs, and Egos", Allan Frumkin Gallery Newsletter, Spring, pp. 4-5

Auer, James "Critics Don’t Get Under His Skin", The Milwaukee Journal, April, art section

Raynor, Vivien "Art: Representation is Alive in SoHo", The New York Times, December 30, p. C23

"A Realist in an Abstract World", Unpublished typescript


"Toward a Definition of Realism", Artscanada, December – January 1977, pp. 6-22

Masheck, Joseph "The Carpet Paradigm: Critical Prolegomena to a Theory of Flatness", Arts Magazine, September, pp. 82-109

Boorsch, Suzanne "Special Prints Section: New Editions Philip Pearlstein", Artnews, September, p. 71

Greenberg, Clement "Seminar Six", Arts Magazine, June, pp. 90-93

Frank, Peter "Reviews: New York", Artnews, April, pp. 119-120

Greenwood, Michael "Realism, Naturalism and Symbolism", Artscanada, December – January 1977, pp. xxlix-5

Kramer, Hilton "Portraits of Remorseless Authenticity", The New York Times, February 15, section 2, p. D35

"Philip Pearlstein: Old Master of the New Realists", Artnews, November, pp. 72-75

Ellenzweig, Allan "Philip Pearlstein", Arts Magazine, April, pp. 27-28

Henry, Gerrit "Philip Pearlstein", Artnews, April, pp. 119-120

Larson, Kay "Painting the Public Lands", Artnews, January, p. 35

Rosenblum, Robert "Painting America First", Art in America, January, pp. 82-85

Hoesterey, Ingeborg "New York", Art International, April-May, pp. 49-50

Schulze, Franz "Landfall Press: ‘Making Marks’ in Chicago.”", Artnews, September, pp. 60-62

"Current Representational Art", Artscanada, December – January 1977, pp. 23-43


Henry, Gerrit "The Artist and the Face: A Modern American Sampling", Art in America, January-February, pp. 34-41

Kent, Sarah "Review of Cottingham, Katz, Pearlstein", Studio International, March, pp. 149-150

Vaizey, Marina "Remarkably Moving or Positively Disagreeable?", Artnews, September, p. 82-83

Herrera, Hayden "Pearlstein: Portraits at Face Value", Art in America, January-February, p. 46-47

McCorquodole, Charles "London", Art International, March, pp. 30-31

Ellenzweig, Allen "Group Show", Arts Magazine, October, pp. 15-16

"Group Show", Arts Magazine, November, p. 18

Burr, James "Candid Confrontation", Apollo, February, p. 135

"A Portfolio", Paris Review, Spring


Schjeldahl, Peter "What Flesh on Real Human Beings Looks Like", The New York Times, February 17, sec. 2, p. D27

Kramer, Hilton "Realism: ‘The Painting is Fiction Enough’", The New York Times, April 28, sec. 2, p. D19

Alloway, Lawrence "Philip Pearlstein", Artforum, May, p. 63

Frank, Peter "Philip Pearlstein", Artnews, April, p. 100

Gilbert-Rolfe "Philip Pearlstein", Artforum, April, p. 73

Perrault, John "Confronting the Solemn Nude", The Village Voice, February 14, p. 30

Raymond, H.D "Beyond Freedom, Dignity and Ridicule.", Arts Magazine, February, pp. 25-26

Hughes, Robert "An Omnivorous and Literal Dependence", Arts Magazine, June, pp. 25-29

Greenberg, Clement "Abstract, Representational, and so forth", Arts Magazine, April, pp. 50-51


"The Realist Criminal and Abstract Law, Part II", Art in America, November-December, pp. 97-103

Nochlin, Linda "The Realist Criminal and Abstract Law, Part I", Art in America, September-October, pp. 54-61

"The Prints of Philip Pearlstein", Print Collector’s Newsletter, no. 4, July-August, pp. 49-52

Adrian, Dennis "The Pearlstein Paintings: A Master in His Prime.", Chicago Daily News, January 27-28

Davis, Douglas "The Arts in America.", Newsweek, December 24, p. 71

"Realismes", Opus Magazine, June

Susser, Jill "Philip Pearlstein: The Figure as Still Life", American Artist, February, pp. 38-43, 73-74

Pomeroy, Ralph "Pearlstein Portrait", Art and Artists, September, pp. 38-43

Schjehldahl, Peter "How to Explain the Flood of Realist Art", The New York Times, March 18, p. D23

"Current Biography Magazine", February, pp. 41-44


Perreault, John "With Flab and Bulges Intact", Village Voice, April 13

"The Real Thing", Art International, Summer, pp. 87-91

Seitz, William D. "The Real and the Artificial: Painting of the New Environment.", Art in America, November – December, pp. 58-72

Williams, Mary F. "The Painting Collection at Randolph-Macon College", Art Journal, 32, Winter, pp. 192-195

Lubell, Ellen "Reviews: New York", Arts Magazine, May, p. 68

Rosenberg, Harold "Reality Again", The New Yorker, February 5

Sandler, Irving H. "Philip Pearlstein at Frumkin", Art in America, September, pp. 114-115

Henry, Gerrit "Philip Pearlstein", Artnews, April, p. 57

Ashton, Dore "New York Commentary: Realism Again?", Studio International, March, pp. 126-127

Daval, Jean-Luc "Lettre de Suisse", Art International, Summer, p. 102-103

Ohff, Heinz "Kupferstichkabinett Museum Dahlem, Berlin; Ausstellung", Das Kunstwerk, September, p. 44

Allen, Jane, and Derek Guthrie "70th American’s Power in Pluralism", Chicago Tribune, June 25, sec. 11, p. 18


Haney William L. "What If", Art Journal 31, Winter, p. 173-174

Krauss, Rosalind A. "Washington", Artforum, May, pp. 83-85

Marandel, J. Patrice "The Deductive Image: Notes on Some Figurative Painters", Art International, September, pp. 58-61

Drath, Viola Hermes "The 32nd Corcoran Biennial: Art as Visual Event", Art International

Henning, Edward B. "South of His House, North of His House: Nyack, A Painting by Fairfield Porter", Bulletin of the Cleveland Museum of Art, March, pp. 85-90

Nemser, Cindy "Representational Painting in 1971: A New Synthesis", Art Magazine, December 1971- January 1972, pp. 41-47

Ratcliff, Carter "Realisms (before and after)", Art International, February, pp. 70-71

"Lettre de New York", Art International, January, pp. 43-45

Baker, Kenneth "Dubious Realism at MIT", Boston After Dark, October 19

Carroll, Nancy "A Visit with Philip Pearlstein.", North Shore Art League News, March, pp. 4-5, 8

Gordon, Henry "A Standard in Painting", Arts Magazine, March, pp. 40-41

Schwartz, Ellen "A Conversation with Philip Pearlstein", Art in America, September-October, pp. 50-57


Nochlin, Linda "The Ugly American", Artnews, September, pp. 55-57, 65-70

Lord, Barry "The Eleven O’Clock News in Colour", Artscanada, June, pp. 4-20

Laderman, Gabriel "Problems of Criticism, VII: Notes from the Underground", Artforum, September, pp. 59-61

Nordstrom, Sherry "Philip Pearlstein", Artnews, November, p. 24

Alloway, Lawrence "Notes on Realism", Arts Magazine, April, pp. 26-27

Ashton, Dore "New York Commentary", Studio International, April, pp. 186-187

Ratcliff, Carter "New York", Art International, April, pp. 67-71

Lichtblau, Charlotte "Galleries", Arts Magazine, November, pp. 58-59

Glueck, Grace "From Master to Modular", Art in America, November-December, pp. 164-169

Kramer, Hilton "Episodes from the Sixties", Art in America, January-February, pp. 56-61

Books & Catalogues


"Super Realism", Oxford: Phaidon

Field, Richard S. "Philip Pearlstein: Prints, Drawings, Paintings (exhibition catalogue)", Middletown, CT: Davison Art Center, Center for the Art Galleries, Wesleyan University

Butler, Susan L. "Late Twentieth Century Art from the Sydney and Frances Lewis Foundation (exhibition catalogue)", Philadelphia, PA: Institute of Contemporary Art, University of Pennsylvania

Downes, Rackstraw, ed. "Fairfield Porter: Art in Its Own Terms, Selected Criticism, 1935-1975", New York: Taplinger

Cummings, Paul "Artists in their own Words: Interviews by Paul Cummings", New York: St. Martin’s Press

Meyer, Susan E. "20 Figure Painters and How They Work", New York: Watson-Guptill


Sandler, Irving "The New York School: The Painters and Sculptors of the Fifties", New York: Harper & Row

Field, Richard S., and William C. Landwehr "The Lithographs and Etchings of Philip Pearlstein (exhibition catalogue)", Springfield, MO: Springfield Art Museum

"The Complete Prints of Philip Pearlstein and Philip Pearlstein Drawings", Madison, WI: Madison Art Center

Perreault, John "Selected 20th Century Nudes (exhibition catalogue)", New York: Harold Reed Gallery

Frumkin, Allan and Charlotte Stokes "Return of Realism, Part One. Four from the Allan Frumkin Gallery: Jack Beal, Alfred Leslie, Willard Midgette, Philip Pearlstein (exhibition catalogue)", Rochester, MI: Meadowbrook Art Gallery, Oakland University

"Philip Pearlstein, Drawings (exhibition catalogue)", Madison, WI: Madison Art Center

Alloway, Lawrence. ed. "Landscape Views: Report of a Symposium at Montclair State College", , Montclair, NJ: Montclair State College

Mathey, Francois "American Realism", New York: Skira/Rizzoli


"View of a Decade (exhibition catalogue)", Chicago: Museum of Contemporary Ar

Bard, Joellen "Tenth Street Days: the Co-ops of the 50’s (exhibition catalogue)", New York: Gallery Association of New York State

"Philip Pearlstein Watercolors and Drawings (exhibition catalogue)", New York: Allan Frumkin Gallery

Naylor, Colin, and P. Orridge "Genesis. Contemporary Artists", New York: St. Martin’s Press

Eisler, Georg "From Naked to Nude", New York: William Morrow

Hadler, Mona, and Jerome Vida "Brooklyn College Art Department Past and Present: 1942-1977 (exhibition catalogue)", New York: Schoelkopf Gallery and Davis and Long Company


Dickson, Harold E. "Portraits USA 1776-1976 (exhibition catalogue)", , University Park, PA: Pennsylvania State University Museum of Art

"Pearlstein Portraits: 1972-75 and Selected Studio Works (exhibition catalogue)", New York: Allan Frumkin Gallery

Kultermann, Udo "New Realism", Greenwich, CT: New York Graphic Society

Stebbins, Theodore E., Jr. "American Master Drawings and Watercolors", New York: Harper & Row

Rosenblum, Robert, and Neil Welliver "America 1976 (exhibition catalogue)", Washington, DC: Corcoran Gallery of Art and U.S. Department of the Interior


Rosenberg, Harold "“Reality Again.” Super Realism: A Critical Anthology", New York: E.P. Dutton & Co., pp. 135-142, Gregory Battcock, ed.

Meisel, Susan Pear "Watercolors and Drawings – American Realists (exhibition catalogue)", New York: Louis K. Meisel Gallery

"Topics in American Art Since 1945", New York: W.W. Norton

Battcock, Gregory "Super Realism", New York: E.P. Dutton & Co.

"Philip Pearlstein: The Human Figure (exhibition catalogue)", London: Gimpel Fils

Varnedoe, J. Kirk. ed. "Modern Portraits/The Self and Others (exhibition catalogue)", New York: Wildenstein Gallery

Chase, Linda "Hyperrealism", New York: Rizzoli

"Art Since 1945", New York: Harry N. Abrams


Gerdts, William H. "The Great American Nude", New York and Washington: Praeger

Godfrey, R; Day, L; Hildrew, G; Kelly, W. J. "The Figure in Recent American Painting (exhibition catalogue)", New Wilmington, PA: Westminster College

Doty, Robert, and Philip Comfort "Selections in Contemporary Realism (exhibition catalogue)", Akron, OH: Art Institute and Cleveland, OH: The New Gallery

Shestack, A.; Blau, E.; Grilli, S.; McCauley, A.; Troyen, C. Seven "Realists (exhibition catalogue)", New Haven, CT: Yale University Art Gallery

"Aspects of the Figure (exhibition catalogue)", Cleveland, OH: The Cleveland Museum of Art


"The New Art", New York: E.P. Dutton & Co.

"The Male Nude (exhibition catalogue)", Hempstead, NY: Hofstra University

Kramer, Hilton "The Age of the Avant-Garde", New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux

Sager, Peter "Neue Formen des Realismus", Cologne: M. DuMont Schauberg


Burton, Scott "The Realist Revival (exhibition catalogue)", New York: Cultural Center and American Federation of Arts

Leering, Jan "Relativiender Realismus (exhibition catalogue)", Eindhoven, The Netherlands: Stedelijk van Abbemuseum

"Philip Pearlstein: Zeichnungen und Aquarelle, Die Druckgraphik (exhibition catalogue)", Berlin-Dahlem, Germany: Staatliche Museen Preussischer Kulturbesitz, Kupferstichkabinett

"Philip Pearlstein: Paintings, Drawings, Prints (exhibition catalogue)", Detroit, MI: Donald Morris Gallery

Baratte, John J, and Paul E. Thompson "Phases of New Realism", Miami, FL: Lowe Art Museum, University of Miami

Kahmen, Volker "Erotic Art Today", Boston: New York Graphic Society, Trans. Peter Newmark

Hunter, Sam "American Art of the 20th Century", New York: Harry N. Abram


"Stich, Sidra. Alfred Leslie, Philip Pearlstein, Wayne Thiebaud: Contemporary Views of Man (exhibition catalogue)", Cambridge, MA: Massachusetts Institute of Technology

"Return to the Figure (exhibition catalogue", Philadelphia, PA: Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts

"Realism: Style and Civilization", New York: Penguin Books

Kulterman, Udo "Philip Pearlstein (exhibition catalogue)", Cologne: Galerie M. E. Thelen

Hodin, J.P.  et. al. "Figurative Arts since 1945", London: Thames & Hudson

"32nd Biennial Exhibition (exhibition catalogue)", Washington, DC: Corcoran Gallery of Art


"Third Invitational Exhibition of Paintings and Sculpture (exhibition catalogue)", Kent, OH: School of Art Galleries, Kent State University

Nochlin, Linda "Philip Pearlstein (exhibition catalogue)", Athens, GA: Georgia Museum of Art

"Contemporary American Painting and Sculpture from New York Galleries (exhibition catalogue)", Wilmington, DE: Delaware Art Museum

Monte, James "22 Realists (exhibition catalogue)", New York: Whitney Museum of American Art

Reviews & Publications


"The Reception of Figurative Art", Artforum, February, pp. 30-33

Cone, Jane Harrison "Review", Artforum, Summer, pp. 57-58

Littlefield, T.H. "Recreating Art of the Portrait", Times Union, no. 25, May, pp. 1-2

Burton, Scott "Philip Pearlstein", Artnews, April, p. 23

Frackman, Noel "Philip Pearlstein", Arts Magazine, May, p. 67

Lichtblau, Charlotte "Pearlstein’s ‘Own Thing’ Jells into Masterly Style on Figures", Philadelphia Inquirer, May 25, p. 6

Kramer, Hilton "Pearlstein: A Triumph of Style", The New York Times, April 13, section 2, p. D33

Mellow, James R. "New York Letter", Art International, Summer, pp. 48-52

Bergmark, Torsten "Konst, Kass, Kapital", Nordisk Socialistisk Tidskrift, March 3

Burton, Scott "Generation of Light 1945-1969", Art News Annual 35, p. 20-23

Lanes, Jerrold "Current and Forthcoming Exhibitions: New York", Burlington Magazine, no. 3, June, pp. 406-408

Herraiz, Enrique Garcia "Cronica de Nueva York", Goya: Revista de Arte, May-June, p. 389

"Art Scene/Chicago", Art Scene, February, p. 38

Schulze, Franz "A Way of Standing Up to Time, Painstaking Realism of Philip Pearlstein", Chicago Daily News, February 8, p. 9

Tillim, Sidney "A Variety of Realisms", Artforum, Summer, pp. 42-47


Constable, Rosalind "Style of the Year: The Inhumanists", New York Magazine, December 16, pp. 44-50

"Return to the Challenge", Time, January, pp. 30-31

Schwalb, Myrna "Paint as Sculpted Form", The Pittsburgh Point, September 25, p. 9

Davis, Douglas M. "Art Doesn’t Have to be ‘New’/Representational Artists Find a Growing Demand", The National Observer, April 22, p. 29


Rose, Barbara, and Irving Sandler "“The Romantic Self-Image is Gone.” In “Sensibilities of the Sixties.”", Art in America, January-February, p. 53

Laderman, Gabriel "Unconventional Realists", Artforum, October, pp. 42-46

Tillim, Sidney "Scale and the Furniture of Modernism", Artforum, October, pp. 14-18

Kozloff, Max "Review", Artforum, December, pp. 52-53

Sharp, Matt "Portfolio: Complex Form", Perspecta, no. 11, pp. 94-103

Midgette, Willard F. "Philip Pearlstein: The Naked Truth", Artnews, October, pp. 54-55, 75-78

Brown, Gordon "In the Galleries: Pearlstein, Jagger, Whitman", Arts Magazine, September-October, pp. 53-54

Lanes, Jerrold "Current and Forthcoming Exhibitions: New York", Burlington Magazine, no. 109. December, pp. 725-727

Eagler, Joanna "Artists as Collectors", Art in America, November-December, pp. 54-63

Perreault, John "Anti-romantic Nudes", The Village Voice, October 19, p. 15-16


"Three Portraits Upgrade the Genre: Philip Pearlstein Stars in Frumkin Show", The New York Times, April 30, p. 27

Kramer, Hilton "Review", The New York Times, April 2, p. 24

Campbell, Lawrence "Philip Pearlstein", Artnews, April, pp. 17, 52

Bermark, Torsten "Den Amerikanske Adam", Dagens Nyheter, July 20

Gunther-Dienst, Rolf. "Artists say: ‘Nudes Now,’ Ten Contemporary Approaches to the Figure", Art Voices, Summer, p. 40


"Toward a Literary Revival", Arts Magazine, May-June, pp. 30-33

Tillim, Sidney "The Katz Cocktail: Grand and Cozy", Artnews, December, pp. 45-46

Kurzen, Estelle "Review", Artforum, October, pp. 54-55

Tillim, Sidney "Philip Pearlstein and the New Philistinism", Artforum, May, pp. 21-23

Zimmerman, Sidney "Philip Pearlstein", Arts Magazine, May, pp. 21-23

Factor, Don "Los Angeles", Artforum, May, pp. 48-49

Moses, Paul "In Local Galleries/Naked Figures and Others", Chicago Daily News, January 30, p. 11

Rose, Barbara "Filthy Pictures: Some Chapters in the History of Taste", Artforum, May, pp. 21-25


"Realists and Others", Arts Magazine, January, pp. 18-23

Campbell, Lawrence "Philip Pearlstein", Artnews, November, p. 10

Tillim, Sidney "Philip Pearlstein", Arts Magazine, December, pp. 64-65

Kramer, Hilton "Notes on Painting in New York", Arts Yearbook, 7, pp. 9-10

Rose, Barbara "New York Letter", Arts International, December, pp. 49-51

Schorr, Justin "Destination Realism", Art in America, February, pp. 116-118


"Realism and ‘The Problem", Arts Magazine, September, pp. 48-52

Sandler, Irving H "Philip Pearlstein", Artnews, April, p. 51

"Left, Right or Middle?", Art in America, April, pp. 80-85

Kramer, Hilton "Art Chronicle", The Hudson Review, no.15, Spring, pp. 96-101


"Philip Pearlstein", Artnews, Summer, p. 17

Sandler, Irving H. "In the Art Galleries", New York Post, June 3, magazine section, p. 12

Raynor, Vivian "Drawings", Arts Magazine, September, p. 48


"The Private Myth", Artnews, September, pp. 42-45, 61-62

Tillim, Sidney "Month in Review", Arts Magazine, September, p. 48

"Futurism and Some Other Corrupt Forms", Artnews, The Private Myth


Kroll, Jack "Philip Pearlstein", Artnews, April, p. 11

Schulze, Franz "Art News from Chicago", Artnews, November, p. 50

Books & Catalogues


"The New Painting", New York: Frederick A. Praeger

"The Dillard Collection: First Four Years (exhibition catalogue", Greensboro, NC: Weatherspoon Art Gallery, University of North Carolina at Greensboro

"Philip Pearlstein. New Paintings (exhibition catalogue)", New York: Allan Frumkin Gallery

"Late Modern", New York: Frederick A. Praeger

"Institute of International Education: Artists Abroad (exhibition catalogue)", New York: Graham Gallery

"Gallo/Pearlstein/Thiebaud (exhibition catalogue)", Kent, OH: Van Deusen Gallery School of Art, Kent State University

"Directions 2: Aspects of a New Realism (exhibition catalogue)", Milwaukee, WI: Milwaukee Art Center.

"Critics’ Choice, 1969-70 (exhibition catalogue)", Syracuse, NY: Syracuse University School of Arts

"Contemporary American Painting and Sculpture (exhibition catalogue)", Champaign-Urbana, IL: Krannert Art Museum, University of Illinois

"Annual Exhibition (exhibition catalogue)", New York: Whitney Museum of American Art

"American Report – The Sixties (exhibition catalogue)", Denver, CO: The Denver Art Museum


"Untitled 1968 (exhibition catalogue)", San Francisco, CA: San Francisco Museum of Art

"The Figure International: 1967-68", Corpus Christi, TX: Art Museum of South Texas

Nochlin, Linda "Realism Now (exhibition catalogue)", Poughkeepsie, NY: Vassar College Art Gallery

"Readings in American Art Since 1900: A Documentary Survey", New York: Frederick A. Praeger

"Painting and Sculpture Today – ‘68 (exhibition catalogue)", Indianapolis, IN: Indianapolis Museum of Art

"La Nueva Veta: La Figural 1963-1968 (exhibition catalogue)", Buenos Aires, Argentina: Centro de Artes Visuales del Instituto Torcuato di Tella

"Holland Festival/Critics Choose Graphic Art (exhibition catalogue)", The Hague: Haags Gemeente-Museum

"Contemporary American Painting from New York Galleries (exhibition catalogue)", Wilmington, DE: Delaware Art Museum

Ashbery, John, and Thomas B. Hess "Avant-Garde Art", London: Collier-MacMillan


"The Figure International: 1967-68 (exhibition catalogue)", Corpus Christi, TX: Art Museum of South Texas

"The Dillard Collection (exhibition catalogue)", Greensboro, NC: Weatherspoon Art Gallery, The University of North Carolina at Greensboro

"Sources for Tomorrow (50 American Paintings 1946-1966 selected from The James A. Michener Foundation Collection, Allentown Art Museum) (exhibition catalogue)", Columbus, GA: Columbus Museum of Arts and Crafts

"Rose, Barbara. American Art Since 1900", New York: Frederick A. Praeger

"Pittsburgh: Museum of Art, Carnegie Institute", Indianapolis, IN: Indianapolis Museum of Art

"Focus on Light (exhibition catalogue)", Trenton, NJ: New Jersey State Museum, Cultural Center.

"Contemporary American Painting and Sculpture (exhibition catalogue)", Champaign-Urbana, IL: Krannert Art Museum, University of Illinois

"Contemporary American Art (exhibition catalogue)", Little Rock, AK: The Arkansas Art Center Galleries

"30th Biennial Exhibition of Contemporary American Painting (exhibition catalogue)", Washington, DC: Corcoran Gallery of Art

"1967 Pittsburgh International Exhibition of Contemporary Painting and Sculpture (exhibition catalogue)", Pittsburgh: Museum of Art, Carnegie Institute

"1967 Annual Exhibition of Contemporary Painting (exhibition catalogue)", New York: Whitney Museum of American Art


"The Media of Art: Now (exhibition catalogue)", Lexington, KY: University of Kentucky Art Gallery

Nochlin, Linda "Realism and Tradition in Art 1848-1900. Sources and Documents in the History of Art Series", Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey: Prentice- Hall

"New Acquisitions 1963-1966, The James A. Michener Foundation Collection (exhibition catalogue", Allentown, PA: Allentown Art Museum

"Drawing & (exhibition catalogue)", Austin, TX: The University Art Museum of the University of Texas at Austin

"Conditional Commitment…The Artist’s Terms (exhibition catalogue)", Brooklyn, NY: The Brooklyn Center of Long Island University

"A Point of View (Selected Paintings and Drawings from the Richard Brown Baker Collection) (exhibition catalogue)", Rochester, MI: The University Art Gallery, Oakland


"One Hundred Contemporary American Drawings (exhibition catalogue)", Ann Arbor, MI: The University of Michigan Museum of Art

"New York University Art Alumni Exhibition (exhibition catalogue)", New York: New York University Art Collection

"Critics Choice: Art Since World War II (exhibition catalogue)", Providence, RI: Providence Art Club

"Contemporary American Painting and Sculpture (exhibition catalogue)", Champaign-Urbana, IL: Krannert Art Museum, University of Illinois.

"Art on Paper 1965 (exhibition catalogue)", Greensboro, NC: Weatherspoon Art Gallery, The University of North Carolina at Greensboro

"A Decade of American Drawings 1955-65", New York: Whitney Museum of American Art


"Pittsburgh International Exhibition of Contemporary Painting and Sculpture (exhibition catalogue)", Pittsburgh: Museum of Art, Carnegie Institute


"Nine Realist Painters (exhibition catalogue)", New York: Robert Schoelkopf Gallery

"Graphics ’63 (exhibition catalogue)", Lexington, KY: University of Kentucky Art Gallery

"Contemporary Watercolors and Drawings for Purchase Consideration (exhibition catalogue)", Ann Arbor, MI: The University of Michigan Museum of Art


"The First Five Years (exhibition catalogue)", New York: Whitney Museum of American Art

"Summer Exhibition – 15th Annual Creative Arts Program (exhibition catalogue)", Boulder, CO: University of Colorado

"Second Knoxville Art Center National Exhibition (exhibition catalogue)", Knoxville, TN: Frank H. McClung Museum Art Gallery, University of Tennessee

"Annual Exhibition (exhibition catalogue)", New York: Whitney Museum of American Art


"Pearlstein, Philip. “A Statement.” The Private Myth (exhibition catalogue)", New York: The Tanager Gallery

Gombrich, E.H. "Art and Illusion", Princeton: Princeton University Press

Reviews & Publications


Campbell, Lawrence "Philip Pearlstein", Artnews, February, p. 13

"Philip Pearlstein", Artnews, December, pp. 16-17

Dennison, George "Philip Pearlstein", Arts Magazine, December, p. 54

Tillim, Sidney "Philip Pearlstein", Arts Magazine, February, p. 54

Brummer, Miriam "In the Galleries", Arts Magazine, December, p. 60

Ashton, Dore "Art", The New York Times, December 2, p. 53


"New Acquisitions at the Whitney Museum", Arts Magazine, November, pp. 22-23


Ashton, Dore "Works of Philip Pearlstein at Peridot", The New York Times, March 12, p. 30

Shahn, Ben "Realism Reconsidered", Perspecta 4, pp. 29-34

Tyler, Parker "Philip Pearlstein", Artnews, March, p. 12

Kramer, Hilton "Month in Review", Arts Magazine, March, pp. 46-49

Sawin, Martica "In the Galleries", Arts Magazine, June, p. 49


Harris, Paul. "The Thirteen Members", Artnews, February, p. 50

Rosenblum, Robert "Philip Pearlstein", Arts Magazine, March, p. 57

Tyler, Parker. "Philip Pearlstein", Artnews, March, p. 54

Kramer, Hilton "As Artists See Themselves: The Stable Show", Arts Magazine, June, pp. 14-17

"Art", Arts and Architecture, April pp. 11-12

Ashton, Dore "About Art", The New York Times, February 21, p. 31


Munro, Eleanor C. "Private Faces in Public Places: the Whitney Annual.", Artnews, December, pp. 34-35, 67-68

O’Hara, Frank "Philip Pearlstein", Artnews, February, p. 56

Rosenblum, Robert "Philip Pearlstein", Art Digest, February, p. 23

Gage, Otis "Art", Arts and Architecture, March, pp. 9, 37

Preston, Stuart "About Art and Artists", The New York Times, February 5, p. 13


Fitzsimmons, James "A Critic Picks Some Promising Painters", Art Digest, January, pp. 10-11


Goodnough, Robert "Zukor, Laynor, Pearlstein", Artnews, January, p. 64

Ritter, Chris "Zukor, Laynor, Pearlstein", Art Digest, January 1, p. 21

Books & Catalogues


"Nebraska Art Association 69th Annual Exhibition of Contemporary Art (exhibition catalogue)", Lincoln, NE: The University of Nebraska

"63rd American Exhibition (exhibition catalogue)", Chicago: The Art Institute of Chicago


"Annual Exhibition (exhibition catalogue)", New York: Whitney Museum of American Art


"Nebraska Art Association 67th Annual Exhibition of Contemporary Art (exhibition catalogue)", Lincoln, NE: The University of Nebraska


Clark, Kenneth "The Nude: A Study in Ideal Form", New York: Pantheon

"Arnason, H.H., and Simon Sidney. Expressionism 1900-1955 (exhibition catalogue)", Minneapolis, MN: Walker Art Center

"Annual Exhibition (exhibition catalogue)", New York: Whitney Museum of American Art


"The 1955 Pittsburgh International Exhibition of Contemporary Painting (exhibition catalogue)", Pittsburgh: Museum of Art, Carnegie Institute. 1955

"Annual Exhibition of Contemporary American Painting (exhibition catalogue)", New York: Whitney Museum of American Art