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Benschop, Juuriaan. 'Alice Neel: Collector of Souls', The Brooklyn Rail, 1 February 2017. Click here to read lonline

Als, Hilton. 'Hilton Als on Alice Neel', The Brooklyn Rail, 1 February 2017. Click here to read online

Als, Hilton. 'The Inclusive Humanity of Alice Neel's Paintings', New Yorker, 4 February 2017. Click here to read online.

Farago, Jason. 'Painting the Mosaic of El Bario' (online title: 'Alice Neel's Love of Harlem and the Neighbors She Painted There', Arts II, New York Times, 23 February 2017, p.C21. Click here to read online

Yerebakan, Osman. 'Alice Neel', Artspeak online magazine, 24 February 2017. Interview with Hiton Als. Click here to read online.

Parkes, Olivia. 'The Artsit Who Painted the Politically Invisible and the Politically Active', Vice/Broadly online magazine, 24 February 2017. Click here to read online.

Viveros-Fauné, Christian. 'Alice Neel's Uptown Show Packs a Powerful Message', Artnet News, 27 February 2017. Click here to read the review

Thakara, Tess. 'Seeing Alice Neel through the Eyes of Hilton Als', Artsy online magazine, 27 February 2017. Click here to read online.

Eckardt, Stephanie. 'Why Alice Neel's Portraits of her Neighbors Are What a Divided America Needs Right Now', interview with Hilton Als, W online magazine, 1 March 2017. Click here to read online.

Livingstone, Josephine and Lovia Gyrakye. 'Uptown Girl/Uptwon Boy', New Republic online magazine, 2 March 2017. Click here to read online.

Benaï, Yamina. 'Alice Neel Portrait Therapy', L'Officiel Art, March 2017.

Vial, Christophe. 'Arles. Van Gogh et Alice Neel, ticket gagnant de la fondation', La Provence, 4 March 2017, p. 3. click here to read online.

Hatfield, Zack. 'Alice Neel's Uptown. Portratis of Harlem Before Gentrification', Bomb online magazine, 14 March 2017. Click here to read online

Wang, Mary. Seeing Things: Hilton Als, Alice Neel, and the Art of Looking', Village Voice, 15 March 2017. Click here to read online.

Sargent, Atwaun. 'Hilton Als, Alice Neel and the faces of New York', Interview online magazine, 16 March 2017. Click here to read online.

Géniès, Bernard. 'La révélation Alice Neel', L'Obs, Paris, 16 March 2017.

Campbell-Johnston, Rachel. 'A soul collector's love letter to Harlem', Times, 19 May 2017, p.13

Güner, Fisun. 'Crosstown Traffic: Alice Neel at Victoria Miro', The Quietus, 24 May 2017. click here to read online

Judah, Hettie. 'Alice Neel: Sixties Harlem and the "unseen America'"come to London', the i, 24 May 2017. Click here to read online

Rio, Marie-Noël. 'L'art, l'amour, la politique: Les trois passions d'Alice Neel', Faites Entrer l'infini, no. 63, June 2017, pp. 24-43

Mistretta, Lina. 'Neel, Invitee du Maitre', L'Oeil, 17 June 2017, p.97.

Bisbort, Alan. 'Alice Neel: Against the Grain', Please Kill Me, 21 August 2017. click here to view on line


Baum, Kelly, Andrea Bayer and Sheena Wagstaff. Unfinished: Thoughts Left Visible. New York: Met Breuer, 2016

Čivle, Agnese. 'Straightforward, without any glorification. Q & A with Jeremy Lewison', Arterritory, 12 May 2016. Click here to read online

Vilman, Sanna. 'Alice Neel Ateneumin kesänäyttelyssä: Tarkka ja armoton muotokuvaaja ei sievistellyt alastomuutta tai ihmisen pimeitä puolia', YLE (Finish Boradcasting Company, 3 June 2016. Click here to read online

Frilander, Aino. 'Ateneumissa esittaytyvan Alice Neelin maalauksissa ei sievistella – naiset ovat kauniita, rujoja ja paljon kokeneita', Helsingin Sanomat, 11 June 2016. Click here to read online

Lewison, Jeremy (ed.). Alice Neel. Painter of Modern Life. Brussels: Mercatorfonds and Ateneum Art Museum, Helsinki, 2016. Essays by Bice Curiger, Petra Gördüren, Jeremy Lewison, Laura Stamps and Annamari Vänskä.

Rakkaus muuttaa kaiken, Kultakuume, YLE (Finnish Broadcasting Company. Recording of a discussion about Alice Neel. Painter of Modern Life. Click here to download

Helmi, Vanha. 'Suomalaissyntyinen Gus Hall oli Bernie Sandersiakin radikaalimpi ehdokas Yhdysvaltain presidentiksi', Helsingin Sanomat, 16 July 2016. Click here to read online.

Cumming, Laura. 'Where Lothian meets utopian'. Observer. The New Review, 31 July 2016. Click here to read online

Durrant, Nancy. 'Out of her time, yet timeless'. Times, 5 August 2016

Mansfield, Susan. 'I told the truth as I perceived it', Scotsman Magazine, 13 August 2016, p.19

Torniainan, Marja Liisa, 'Vuosisadan kasvot silmästä silmään', Kansan Uutiset, 15 August 2016. Click here to read on line.

Spence, Rachel. 'The bearable lightness of being", Life & Arts,  Financial Times, 20 August 2016, p.11. Click here

Coomer, Martin. Protest. London: Victoria MIro Gallery, 2016

Messud, Claire. 'The Soul of Alice Neel', New York Review of Books, NYR Daily, 5 October 2016, online. Click here to read online

Messud, Claire. 'The Soul of Alice Neel', New York Review of Books, 5 October 2016. Click here to read online

Hoste, Ann (ed). These Strangers ... Paintings and People. Texts by Bianca Baroni, Kirsty Bell, Iwona Blazwick, Martin Herbert, Ann Hoste, Jeremy Lewison, Yael Lipschutz, Paulina Pobocha and Monika Szewczyk. Gent: SMAK and Roma Publications, Amsterdam, 2016

Hartog Jager, Hans den. Zie De Mens. Honderd jaar, honderd gezichten. Zwolle: Museum de Fundatie and Athenaeum - Polak & Van Gennep, Amsterdam, 2016

Velde, Paola van der. 'Verzamelaar van zielen', De Telegraaf (Netherlands), 8 November 2016, p.38. Click here to read online

Hartog Jager, Hans den. 'Parade van scheve tanden en lubberen vlies', NRC Handelsblad, 10 November 2016. click here to read on line.

Als, Hilton. 'Alice Neel. East Harlem Portraits, curated by Hilton Als', The Paris Review, winter 2016, pp.60-85.


Lebovici, Elisabeth. Alice Neel. Brussels: Xavier Hufkens, 2015.

Rodesch, Boris. 'Alice Neel. Première exposition de l'artiste figuratif en Belgique'., 26 February 2015. Click here to read online

Rinckhout, Eric. 'Rauw en Onverbloemd', De Morgen, 2 March 2015, Culture section, pp.14-15.

Alice Neel Drawings and Watercolours 1927 - 1978. New York: David Zwirner, 2015. Essays by Jeremy Lewison and Claire Messud

Gilsoul, Guy. 'L'Oeuvre de la semaine: Alice Neel, une grande dame de l'art américain'. Le Vif, 7 April 2015. Click here to read online

Gisbourne, Mark. 'Alice Neel: Portraits of Plenitude' in Alice Neel. Zurich: Thomas Ammann Fine Art AG,

Kappeler, Suzanne, 'Expressive Portraetstudien', Neuer Zuercher Zeitung, 19 August 2015, click here to read review

Als, Hilton. Forces in Nature. London: Victoria Miro Gallery, 2015. Texts by Hilton Als

Gioni, Massimiliano (ed.). The Great Mother. Women, Maternity, and Power in Art and Visual Culture, 1900-2015. Milan: Fondazione Nicola Trussardi and Skira, 2015. Essays by multiple authors.

Rabenmuetter. Zwischen Kraft und Krise: Muetterbilder von 1900 bis heute. Linz: Lentos Kunstmuseummuseum, 2015. Essays by multiple authors.

Schwabsky, Barry. 'Re-inventing Presence' in Tight Rope Walk: Painted Images after Abstraction. London: White Cube Bermondsey, 2015


European and Amercian Painting from the Cleveland Museum of Art: 60 Masterpieces. Text by David Franklin. Cleveland Museum of Art, Ohio and Scala, London.

Bell, Kirsty. 'Her Family and Other Animals' in Alice Neel. My Animals and Other Family. London: Victoria Miro Gallery, 2014

Fortune, Brandon Brame, Wendy Wick Reeves and David C Ward. Face Value. Portraiture in the Age of Abstraction. Washington D.C.: National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution in associaiton with D Giles Limited, London. Essays by David C Ward, and Wendy Wick Reeves and Brandon Brame Fortune. Poem by John Ashbery.


Lewison, Jeremy. 'Alice Neel and her Legacy' in Alice Neel: People and Places. Paintings by Alice Neel. Seoul: Gallery Hyundai, 2013.

Bera Nordal (ed.). Alice Neel: Nära Relationer (intimate Relations). Skärhamn, Sweden: Nordiska Akvarellmuseet, 2013. Preface by Bera Nordal, essay by Jeremy Lewison.

Bell, Kirsty. The Artist's House from Workplace to Artwork. Berlin: Sterberg Press, 2013


Misheff, Johnny. 'Visiting Artists. Geoffrey Hendricks'. New York Times, 12 May 2012. Click here to read online

Griffin, Tim. 'A Scene of Her Selves'. Alice Neel. Late Portraits and Still Lifes. New York and Santa Fe: David Zwirner and Radius Books, 2012.

Heinrich, Will. 'Facing the Truth. Alice Neel Late Portratis & Still Lifes at David Zwirner'. New York Observer, 18 June 2012. Click here to read online


Lewison, Jeremy. 'Beyond the pale: Alice Neel and her legacy'. Art & Australia, vol. 48, no. 3, 2011, pp.502-13. Click here to download the PDF

Walsh, Brienne. 'Michel Auder's Portraits of Alice Neel'. Art in America, February 2011. Click here to read online

Ebony, David. 'David Ebony's Top 10 Picks from the Art Show'. Art in America, 3 March 2011. Click here to read online

Hubbard, Sue. Alice Neel; Men Only. London: Victoria Miro Gallery, 2011

Phillips, Adam. 'Sitting Targets' in Alice Neel: Family. Dublin: The Douglas Hyde Gallery, 2011

Leach, Cristin. 'Everything is not illuminated.' Sunday Times, Ireland (Culture), 18 September 2011, p.9.

Larkin, Ali. 'Alice Neel: Family. Dublin Contemporary @ Douglas Hyde Gallery'., 18 September 2011. Click here to read online


Freudenheim, Tom L. 'They Mingled in the Metropolis', Wall Street Journal, 3 February 2010. Click here to read online

Lewison, Jeremy and Barry Walker, eds. Alice Neel. Painted Truths. Houston: Museum of Fine Arts and Yale University Press, New Haven and London, 2010. Essays by Tamar Garb, Jeremy Lewison, Robert Storr and Barry Walker and appreciations by Frank Auerbach, Marlene Dumas and Chris Ofili.

Britt, Douglas. 'Shining a Light on Alice Neel Classics'. Houston Chronicle, 18 March 2010 and 3 June 2010. Click here to read online. Click here to read second version online

Hoban, Phoebe. Alice Neel: The Art of Not Sitting Pretty. New York: St Martin's Press, 2010

Lewison, Jeremy. 'Alice Neel Now'. The Art Section, vol. 4 no.3, March 2010. Click here to read online and go to site archive

Horodner, Stuart. 'Go Ask Alice', The Art Section, vol. 4 no. 3, March 2010. Click here to read online

Klein, Michael. 'That's Ms Neel', The Art Section, vol. 4 no. 3, March 2010. Click here to read online

May, Stephen. "'Alice Neel: Painted Truths' at Museum of Fine Arts Houston". Antiques and the Arts Online, 30 March 2010. Click here to read this online

Dobrzynski, Judith H. 'A New Look at Alice Neel, with Commentary from Marlene Dumas et al.' click here to read online

Hoban, Phoebe. 'Portraits: Alice Neel's Legacy of Realism'. New York Times, 22 April 2010. Click here to read online

Campana, Joseph. 'Peeling back Alice Neel: Five reasons you can't miss this great American painter'., 3 May 2010. Click here to read online

Klaasmeyer, Kelly. 'Unflinching Truths', Houston Press, 6 May 2010. Click here to read online

Smith, Martha. 'Walker, Brian. Alice Neel: Painted Truths'. Library Journal, 15 May 2010, p.73.

Finkel, Jori. 'L.A. Louver mounts Alice Neel show, billed as the region's first in decades'. Los Angeles Times, 19 May 2010. Click here to read online

Goldman, Edward. 'The Naked Truth". KCRW, 25 May 2010. Click here to read online.

Miles, Christopher. 'Alice Neel at L.A. Louver'. LA Weekly, 27 May 2010. Click here to read online.

Buckley, Annie. 'Alice Neel'., May 2010. Click here to read online

Ollman, Leah. 'Art Review: Alice Neel at L.A. Louver'. Los Angeles Times, 28 May 2010. Click here to read online.

Bise, Michael. 'Alice Neel at the MFAH'. Glasstire. Texas Visual Art Online. May 2010. Click here to read online.

Lewison, Jeremy and Barry Walker. The Front Row - Museum of Fine Arts Houston. KUHF Houston Public Radio, 1 June 2010. Click here to download

Alice Neel. Paintings. Venice, CA: L A Louver, 2010.

Wudl, Tom. 'Thoughts Regarding Alice Neel'. Times Quotidian, 16 June 2010. Click here to read online

Neel, Andrew. 'A Life Well Lived'. Vogue (UK), July 2010. pp.57-59

Santelices, Manuel. 'Alice Neel en el Museum of Fine Arts de Houston: la fragil naturaleza humana'. Cosasonline, Chile. June 2010. Click here to read online.

Goldberg, A. 'Go See - London. "In the Company of Alice" at Victoria Miro Gallery through July 30th 2010.' Artobserved, 26 June 2010. Click here to read online

Nikkhah, Roya. 'Haunting Portrait of Andy Warhol Goes on View'. Sunday Telegraph (London). 27 June 2010. Click here to read online.

Akbar, Arifa. 'No "fright wig", no dark sunglasses; an intimate portrait of Andy Warhol'. Independent (London), 28 June 2010. Click here to read online

Luke, Ben. 'Alice Neel was the art world's best kept secret'. Evening Standard (London), 30 June 2010, pp. 34-35. Click here to read online.

Gardner, James. 'Alice Neel and Carlos Enriques: Starting Out in the Twenties'. Antiques, Summer 2010, pp.134-141. Click here to read online

Wood, Eve. 'Urgent Artist. Alice Neel: Paintings at LA Louver'. Artillery (California). vol. 4 issue 6, July/ August 2010, p.55.

Frank, Peter. 'Blague d'Art: Everything Old'. The Huffington Post, 7 July 2010. Click here to read online

Searle, Adrian. 'A Walk on the Wild Side, Guardian G2 (London), 8 July 2010, pp.19-21. Click here to read online version

Dambrot, Shana Nys. 'Alice Neel @ L.A. Louver'. Whitehot Magazine (Los Angeles), July 2010. Click here to read online

Pietsch, Hans. 'Alice Neel: Painted Truths. Beschaemend ehrlich', Art das Kunstmagazin. 7 July 2010. Click here to read online

Lewison, Jeremy. 'Alice Neel: the art modernism neglected',, 8 July 2010. Click here to read online

Campbell-Johnston, Rachel. 'Alice Neel', Times (London), 9 July 2010, p.58.

Gunener, Fisun. 'Alice Neel: Painted Truths, Whitechapel Gallery'. The Arts Desk, 9 July 2010. Click here to read online

Wullschlager, Jackie. 'Critics Choice. Alice Neel, Painted Truths'. Life and Arts, Financial Times (London), p.19

Cumming, Laura. 'Alice's Forgotten Wonderland'. The New Review, Observer (London), 11 July 2010, p.29. Click here to read online version

Blake, Robin. 'Unflinching to the last'. Financial Times (London), 12 July 2010, p.17

Tariq, Syma. 'Alice Neel: Soul Collector'. Glass Magazine, July 2010. Click here to read online

McLean-Ferris, Laura. 'Alice Neel: Painted Truths, Whitechapel Gallery'. Independent (London), 14 July 2010. Click here to read online

Levy, Paul. 'Alice Neel retrospective exposes life's truths'. Wall Street Journal (Europe), Weekend Journal, 16 July 2010, p.10. Click here to read online

Darwent, Charles. 'The day that Warhol stopped looking', Independent on Sunday, 18 July 2010, p.61. Click here to read online

Hubbard, Sue. 'Everyday tragedies'. New Statesman, 19 July 2010, p.47. Click here to read online

Lambirth, Andrew. 'Psychological approach'. Spectator (London), 24 July 2010, pp.39-40. Click here to read online

Januszcak, Waldemar. 'Twisted Sister'. Culture. Sunday Times (London), 25 July 2010, p.24.

Dorment, Richard. 'Emotional truth ladi bare'. Daily Telegraph (London), 27 July 2010, p.23. Click here to read online

Ward, Ossian. 'Alice Neel versus Alex Katz'. Time Out (London), 12 August 2010. Click here to read online

Campbell, Peter. 'At the Whitechapel'. London Review of Books. 16-19 August 2010, p.21. Click here to read online.

Voss, Julia. 'Alice Neel in London. Sie gehoert in den Olymp den Kunst!', Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung, 18 August 2010 p.29. Click here to read online

Sheerin, Mark. 'Alice Neel brings Painted Truths of celebrity, pregnancy and nudity to Whitechapel Gallery. Cutlure 24, 19 August 2010. Click here to read online

Collings, Matthew. 'God Save the Drama Queen', Monopol, 25 August 2010. Click here to read online

Voss, Julia. 'Die Kunstler-Malerin'. Architectural Digest (German edition), September 2010, pp.102-06

Menden, Alexander. 'Die Seelensammlerin kehrt zurueck', Feuilleton, Sueddeutschezeitung, 3 September 2010, p.12

Degen, Natasha. 'In the Company of Alice'. Frieze Magazine, September 2010. Click here to read online

Roeck, Waters. 'Creators. Alice Neel'. Introspective Magazine,, September 2010. Click here to read online

Williams, Gilda. 'Alice Neel. Whitechapel Gallery'. Artforum, October 2010, pp.286-87.

Rubin, Birgitta. 'Alice Neel. Malade sanninger" pa Moderna museet, Malmo'. Dagens Nyheter, Stockholm, 20 October 2010. Click here to read online

Scheibler, Aurel. Alice Neel. Paintings and Drawings. Berlin: Aurel Scheibler, 2010. Foreword by Rebeccah Blum. Catalogue entries by Jeremy Lewison

Zeitz, Lisa. 'Andy Warhol: Die Narben eines Superstars'. Cicero. Magazine fuer politische Kultur, November 2010, p.143. Click here to read online

Nedo, Kito. 'Die Porträtistin von Spanish Harlem'. Süddeutsche Zeitung, 13-14 November 2010, p. 16

Ackermann, Tim. 'Eine sehr spaete Entdeckung'. Welt am Sonntag, 7 November 2010, p.60. Click here to read online

Wagner, Anne M. 'Best of 2010. Alice Neel: Painted Truths'. Artforum, December 2010, p.207.

Wei, Lilly. 'The Great American (Male) Nude', Art In America, December 2010, pp 82-85.

Wullschlager, Jackie. 'In praise of older women', 'Life and Arts', Financial Times (London), 18 December 2010, pp. 1-2. Click here to read online

Ruthe, Ingeborg. 'Wie wird ein Eskimo zum Tennisstar?', Berliner Zeitung, 21 December 2010. Click here to read online

Solomon, Deborah. 'The Nonconformist'. New York Times, 29 December 2010. Click here to read online


Scala, Mark W. (ed). Paint Made Flesh. Nashville, TN: Frist Center for the Visual Arts, 2009. Essays by Susan H. Edwards, Emily Braun, Richard Shiff and Mark W. Scala.

Hubbard, Sue. 'Alice Neel: Works on Paper, Victoria Miro, London. The Baring of Lives and Souls', Independent (London), 7 May 2009. Click here to read online

Schjeldahl, Peter. 'Characters'. New Yorker online audio slide show. 25 May 2009. Click here to view online

Schjeldhal, Peter. 'Wild Life. Alice Neel's People', New Yorker, 25 May 2009, pp.86-87. Click here to read online

Smith, Roberta. 'Art in Review. Alice Neel. Nudes of the 1930s. Selected Works'. New York Times, 28 May 2009. Click here to read online

Molarsky, Mona. 'The Paintings of New Yorker Alice Neel Continue to Shock'. NY City Life Examiner, 4 June 2009. Click here to read online

Cullen, Deborah (ed). Nexus New York. Latin/American Artists in the Modern Metropolis. New York, New Haven and London: Museo del Barrio in association with Yale University Press, 2009

Buhmann, Stephanie. 'Alice Neel at David Zwirner and Zwirner & Wirth',, July 2009. Click here to read online

Wei, Lilly. 'Alice Neel', Artnews, Septmber 2009, p.110


Rowland, Ingrid D. "Women Artists Win', New York Review of Books, vol.55, no.929 May 2008, pp. 26-29. Click here to read this article online

Lewison, Jeremy. Moderna Museet Now. Alice Neel: Collector of Souls. Stockholm, Moderna Museet, 2008. Brochure text by Jeremy Lewison. Click here to download a PDF

Marcus, J. S. "Alice Neel's Penetrating Eye", Wall Street Journal, 7 November 2008. Click here to read online


Neel, Andrew. Alice Neel. Directed by Andrew Neel. Produced by SeeThink Productions. DVD. New York: SeeThink Productions, 2007.

Leppert, Richard. The Nude. The Cultural Rhetoric of the Body in the Art of Western Modernity. Boulder, Colorado: Westview Press, 2007

Jones, Amelia. “History Makers”, Frieze March 2007, pp. 132-39

Butler, Cornelia and Lisa Gabrielle Mark (eds). Wack! Art and the Feminist Revolution. Los Angeles: The Geffen Contemporary at MOCA, 2007

Storr, Robert. Alice Neel: The Cycle of Life. London: Victoria Miro Gallery, 2007. Interview with Robert Storr

Lindey, Christine. “Against the Grain”, Morning Star (London), 6 June 2007

Princenthal, Nancy. “Feminism Unbound”, Art in America, June/July 2007, pp.142-153

Oldham, Alison. “Putting up a mirror to another world”, Hampstead and Highgate Express (London), 5 July 2007

Bell, Kirsty. “Alice Neel”. Frieze (online review), September 2007. Click here to read online.

Hammer, Martin. The Naked Portrait 1900 - 2007. Edinburgh: National Galleries of Scotland, 2007. 

Tricot, Xavier. I Am as You Will Be. New York: Cheim & Read, 2007 

Peyton, Elizabeth. Alice Neel: Pictures of People. Berlin: Galerie Aurel Scheibler, 2007

Voss, Julia. “Chuck Close! Ich hasse Ihr Werk!”, Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung, 29 September 2007

Nedo, Kito. 'Ihre visuelle Chronik der New Yorker'. Berliner Zeitung, 23 October 2007. Click here to read online


Nochlin, Linda. Bathers, Bodies, Beauty. The Visceral Eye. Cambridge, MA.: Harvard University Press, 2006

Schor, Mira. "Some Notes on Women and Abstraction and a Curious Case HIstory: Alice Neel as a Great Abstract Painter", Differences:A Journal of Feminist Cultural Studies, vol. 17, no. 2 (2006), pp.132 - 60.

Tuchman, Maurice. The New Landscape/The New Still Life: Soutine and Modern Art. New York: Cheim & Read, 2006


Wagner, Anne MIddleton. Mother Stone. The Vitality of Modern British Sculpture. New Haven and London: Yale University Press, published for the Paul Mellon Centre for Studies in British Art, 2005, pp. 76-80.


Schuckburgh, Hanah. “Portraits of no ladies”, ArtReview (London), May 2004

MacKenzie, Suzie. “Heroes and wretches”, Guardian Weekend (London), 29 May 2004

Adams, Tim. “A talent born of trauma”, Observer (London), 30 May 2004

Lubbock, Tom. “A New York state of mind’”, Independent (London), 1 June 2004

Lewison, Jeremy. Alice Neel: A Chronicle of New York 1950-1976. London: Victoria Miro Gallery, 2004

Wullschlager, Jackie. “Familiar and unfamiliar visions of American art”, Financial Times (London), 2 June 2004

Lambirth, Andrew. “Wit and wisdom”, Spectator (London), 5 June 2004.

Oldham, Alison. “Images of people ‘torn by New York’”, Hampstead and Highgate Express (London), 11 June 2004

Cork, Richard. “Sitting for sanity”. New Statesman (London), vol 133, issue 4693, 21 June 2004, 41-43

Taylor, John Russell. “Representational art is back in the home of the avant-garde”, Times (London), 23 June 2004

Smyth, Cherry, “Alice Neel”, Art Monthly, July 2004

Kent, Sarah. “Alice Neel”, Time Out (London), 7 - 14 July 2004

 “Alice Neel”, London Magazine, August/September 2004, pp.56-63

Falconer, Morgan. Burlington Magazine, August 2004, p.561


Donnell, Courtney Graham. 'Alice Neel: Drawings', Alice Neel: Drawings. Chicago: The Arts Club of Chicago, 2003


Bauer, Denise. "Alice Neel's Feminist and Leftist Portraits of Women", Feminist Studies, vol. 28, no. 2 (summer 2002), pp.375 - 95.

Bauer, Denise. "Alice Neel's Portraits of Mother Work", NWSA Journal, vol. 14, no. 2 (summer 2002), pp.102 - 20.

Carr, Carolyn. Alice Neel: Women. New York: Rizzoli, 2002

Hemingway, Andrew. Artists on the Left. American Artists and the Communist Movement 1926 – 1956. Newhaven, CT., and London: Yale University Press, 2002. Click here to download a PDF extract

Alice Neel: Black and White. New York: Robert Miller Gallery, 2002.


Wylder, Viki D. Thompson. "Alice Neel and Judy Chicago", Art Papers, vol. 25, no.1 (January - February 2001), pp. 17, 19.

Kunitz, David. "Alice Neel at the Whitney Museum of American Art", New Criterion, vol. 19, no. 1 (1 September 2000), pp. 46-47.

Givet, Camille. "Neel ou la realite contemporaine", L'Oeil, no. 524 (March 2001), p.92

Lawrence, M. 'Alice Neel Remembered', Art in America, vol. 89, no. 5 (May 2001), p.39.

Silberman, Robert. Alice Neel, Walker Art Center, Minneapolis', Burlington Magazine,vol. 143, no. 1181 (August 2001), pp. 518-19.

Pincus-Witten, Robert. Naked Since 1950. New York: C & M Arts, 2001


Saltz, Jerry. "Alice Neel', Village Voice, 25 July 2000, p.65. Click here to read this article online.

Neel, Alex. "Bodies and Souls", Time Out New York, 20 - 27 July 2000, pp.71-72.

Temkin, Ann. "Double Exposure", ArtNews, vol. 99, no. 5 (May 2000), pp. 138, 140.

Kernan, Nathan. "Eyes Wide Open", Modern Painters, vol. 13, no. 3 (Autumn 2000), pp. 44-47.

Auder, Michel. Portrait of Alice Neel 1976-1982. Produced and directed by Michel Auder. New York: Michel Auder Videos, 2000.

Graur, Isabelle. "Psychobilder? Uber die Portrats von Alice Neel", Texte zur Kunst, vol. 10, no. 40 (December 2000), pp. 64-71

Siedell, Dan. The Human Factor: Figuration in American Art. Lincoln, NE: Sheldon Memorial Art Gallery (now Sheldon Museum of Art), 2000. A brochure.

Newhall, Edith. 'Neel Life Stories', New York Magazine, 12 June 2000 click here to read online

Temkin, Ann (ed.). Alice Neel. New York: Harry N. Abrams in association with Philadelphia Museum of Art, 2000. Essays by Ann Temkin, Susan Rosenberg and Richard Flood

Smith, Roberta. "How Alice Neel used talk in service to her painting”, New York Times, 30 June 2000. Click here to read this article on line

Prose, Francine. “Difficult pleasures at the Whitney’s 'Alice Neel'”, Wall Street Journal, 12 July 2000

Weinstein, Jeff. “Alice Neel”, Artforum, September 2000. Click here to read online.

McCord, A. 'Dealing in Neel. The Recent Alice Neel Retrospective', ArtNews, vol. 99, no. 10 (November 2000), p.116.

Rubinstein, Raphael. “Eros in Spanish Harlem”, Art in America, vol. 88, no. 12 (December 2000), pp. 102-09, 131. 


Fergusson, Russell. In Memory of My Feelings: Frank O'Hara and American Art. Los Angeles: The Museum of Contemporary Art, 1999

Phillips, Lisa. The American Century: Art & Culture 1950 - 2000. New York: Whitney Museum of American Art, 1999.


Allara, Pamela. Pictures of People: Alice Neel's American Portrait Gallery. Hanover, NH., and London: Brandeis University Press, 1998.

Alice Neel: Men in Suits. New York: Cheim & Read Gallery, 1998. Brochure essay by Richard D. Marshall

Alice Neel: Men in Suits. New Orleans: Galerie Simonne Stern, 1998. Brochure essay by Andrei Codrescu

Faces of Time: 75 Years of Time Magazine Cover Portraits. Washington D.C.:The National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution, 1998

Schjeldahl, Peter. "A Guy Thing", Village Voice, 31 March, 1998.

Bauer, Denise. "Painful Honesty" Review of Pictures of People: Alice Neel's American Portrait Gallery, by Pamela Allara. The Women's Review of Books, vol. 15, no. 9 (June 1998), pp. 25-26.


Koestenbaum, Wayne. Alice Neel: Paintings from the Thirties. New York: Robert Miller Gallery, 1997

"Alice Neel, Self-Styled 'Collector of Souls' Unfurls Her Own, in Glee and Heartbreak", New York Times, March 21, 1997.

Weinberg, Adam. Views from Abroad: European Perspectives on American Art 3: American Realities. Catalogue by Adam Weinberg, Nicholas Serota, and Sandy Nairne, with essays by Andrew Brighton and Peter Wolle. New York: Whitney Museum of American Art, 1997

Bond, Anthony. Body. Sydney: The Art Gallery of New South Wales, 1997

Heartney, Eleanor. "Portrait of a Decade", Art in America, vol. 85, no. 10 (October 1997), pp.102-5.


Hess, Elizabeth. "Child Care", Village Voice, 30 January 1996.

Hirsch, Faye. "Reviews: Alice Neel", Artforum, vol. 34, no. 8 (April 1996), p. 100.


Bauer, Denise. "Alice Neel's Female Nudes" Woman's Art Journal, vol. 15, no. 2 (Fall 1994-Winter 1995), pp. 21-30.


Martinez, Juan A. Cuban Art and National Identity. The Vanguardia Painters 1927-1950. Gainsville, FL.: University Press of Florida, 1994.

Frueh, Joanna. 'The Body Through Women's Eyes' in The Power of Feminist Art. The American Movement of the 1970s, Edited by Norma Broude, Mary D. Garrard and Judith Brodsky. New York: Harry N. Abrams, 1994, 190-207

Allara, Pamela. '''Mater' of Fact: Alice Neel's Pregnant Nudes", American Art, vol. 8, no. 2 (Spring 1994), pp. 6-31.

Kimmelman, Michael. "Alice Neel", New York Times, 4 March 1994.

Wallach, Amei."Alice's Looking Glass",  New York Newsday (Nassau, N.Y.), 6 March 1994.

Hess, Elizabeth."Artist and Models" Village Voice, 22 March 1994

McEvilley, Thomas. "Reviews: Alice Neel", Artforum, vol. 32, no. 9 (May 1994), pp. 97-98

Diehl, Carol. "Reviews: Alice Neel", ArtNews, vol. 93, no. 7 (September 1994), p. 166

Feldman, Melissa E. Face-Off: The Portrait in Recent Art. Catalogue by Melissa E. Feldman, with an essay by Benjamin H. D. Buchloh. Philadelphia, PA: Institute of Contemporary Arts, University of Pennsylvania


Slatkin, Wendy. "Alice Neel, 1900-1984" in The Voices of Women Artists, pp. 257-66. Englewood Cliffs, NJ.: Prentice Hall, 1993.

Lambert, Lars. Alice Neel. Produced and directed by Lars Lambert. VHS. 1993 

Gibson, Robin. The Portrait Now. LondonNational Portrait Gallery, 1993


Barrie, Lita. "Real People: Alice Neel at Linda Cathcart Gallery", Artweek, 23 January 1992

Duncan, Michael. "Alice Neel", Art Issues (Los Angeles), no. 22 (March-April1992), p. 32.

Alloway, Lawrence. Review of Alice Neel, by Patricia Hills. Art Journal, vol. 44, no. 2 (Summer 1984), pp. 191-92

Allara, Pamela. "The City as Domicile: The Urban Art of Alice Neel", Journal of Urban and Cultural Studies, vol. 2, no.2 (Winter 1992), pp. 7-27.


Belcher, Gerald L., and Margaret L. Belcher. Collecting Souls, Gathering Dust: The Struggles of Two American Artists, Alice Neel and Rhoda Medary. New York: Paragon House, 1991.

Geldzahler, Henry. Alice Neel in Spanish Harlem. Bridgehampton, NY: Dia Center for the Arts, 1991

Braff, Phyllis. "How Neel saw Spanish Harlem", New York Times, 21 July 1991.

Allara, Pamela. Exterior/Interior: Alice Neel. Medford, MA: Tisch Gallery, Aidekman Arts Center, Tufts University, 1991

Saltz, Jerry. "Notes on a painting: Alice Neel, painter laureate", Arts Magazine, vol. 66, no. 3 (October 1991), pp. 25-26.

Temin, Christine. "Tuft's art opening: revelations abound at Alice Neel show", Boston Globe, 18 October 1991

Hills, Patricia. "Alice Neel", Art New England, vol. 12, no. 7 (October-November 1991), pp.22-23.


Smith, Roberta. "What Alice Neel did in her final 7 years", New York Times, 27 April 1990


Ward, John L. American Realist Painting, 1945-1980. Ann Arbor, MI.: U.M.I. Research Press, 1989.

Rosen, Randy and Catherine C. Brawler. Making Their Mark: Women Artists Move Into the Mainstream 1970-85. Cincinnati: Cincinnati Art Museum, 1989

Smith, Roberta. "Diane Arbus and Alice Neel, with attention to the child", New York Times, 19 May 1989.

Hess, Elizabeth. "The company of strangers", Village Voice, 23 May 1989.

Van Wagner, Judy Kay Collischan. Lines of Vision: Drawings by Contemporary Women. Brookville, NY: Hillwood Art Gallery, Long Island University, 1989


Princenthal, Nancy. "About Faces: Alice Neel's Portraits", Parkett (Zurich), no. 16 (1988), pp. 6-17.

Lerman, Ora. "Contemporary Vanitas", Arts Magazine, vol. 62, no. 7 (March 1988), pp. 60-63.

Just Like a Woman. Greenville, SC: Greenville County Museum of Art, 1988

Abell, Jeff. "Alice Neel", New Art Examiner, vol. 15, no. 10 (June 1988), p. 44.

Wolfe, Townshend. 'The Face'. in National Drawing Invitational, Little Rock, AR: The Arkansas Arts Center, 1988, 111-12


Heller, Nancy. Women Artists: An Illustrated History. New York: Abbeville Press, 1987

Brown, Betty Ann. "Seeing Beneath the Surface", Artweek, vol. 18, no. 33 (October 10, 1987), pp. 5-6

Appelhof, Ruth Stevens and Cumbee Wilson. The Expressionist Landscape: North American Modernist Painting, 1920-1947. Catalogue organized by Ruth Stevens and Cumbee Wilson, with essays by Appelhof, Barbara Haskell, and Jeffrey R. Hayes. Birmingham, AL: Birmingham Museum of Art, 1987


Luis, Carlos. Carlos Enriquez. Miami: Museo Cubana de Arte y Cultura, 1986.

Obituary of Alice Neel. Art in America, Annual 1985-86, vol. 13. no. 8 (August 1986), p. 47.

Luvaas, William. "Making It: An Interview with Alice Neel", Art Times (December 1986), pp.10-11.

Cheim, John. Alice Neel: Drawings and Watercolors. New York: Robert Miller Gallery, 1986.

Nude, Naked, Stripped. Catalogue by the MIT Committee on the Visual Arts. Cambridge, MA: Hayden Gallery, List Visual Arts Center, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1986.

Smith, Roberta. "Art: Alice Neel Show", New York Times, 19 December,1986.


Geldzahler, Henry. "Alice Neel" Interview, vol. 15, no. 1 (January 1985), pp. 86-87. Reprinted in Henry Geldzahler, Making It New: Essays, Interviews, and Talks, pp. 232-41. New York: Turtle Point Press, 1994.

Russo, Alexander. "Alice Neel" in Profiles on Women Artists, pp. 196-208. Frederick, MD.: University Publications of America, 1985.

Castle, Ted. Alice Neel: Paintings Since 1970. Philadelphia, PA: Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, 1985.

French, Christopher. "An Observer Revealing Herself", Artweek. vol. 16, no. 15 (13 April, 1985). p. 1.

Lobowsky, Susan. The Surreal City: 1930s-1950s. Brochure essay by Susan Lobowsky. Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, Whitney Museum of American Art at Philip Morris, 1985.

Wolff, Theodore F. "Will She Be Known as the American Van Gogh?", Christian Science Monitor, 11 July, 1985.

Styron, Tommy. Innocence and Experience. Greenville, SC: Greenville County Art Museum, 1985.


Nochlin, Linda. Woman. Evanston, IL: Terra Museum of American Art, 1984 

Henry, Gerrit. "New York Reviews: Elaine de Kooning and Alice Neel", ArtNews, vol. 83, no. 3 (March 1984), p. 210.

Salisbury, Stephan. "Oils and Vinegar: As a Painter and a Person She Is an Original", Philadelphia Inquirer, 4 March, 1984.

Gallati, Barbara. "Arts Reviews: Alice Neel", Arts Magazine, vol. 58, no. 9 (May 1984), p. 54.

Donohoe, Victoria  "Neel's Portrait Art Peers into the Souls of Subjects", Philadelphia Inquirer, 26 May, 1984.

Alloway, Lawrence. Review of Patricia Hills, Alice Neel, published by Abrams, New York, 1994. Art Journal, summer 1984, pp. 191-92.

Higgins, Judith. "Alice Neel and the Human Comedy", ArtNews, vol. 83, no. 8 (October 1984), pp. 70-79.

Blair, William G. "Alice Neel Dead; Portrait Artist", New York Times, 14 October,1984

Salisbury, Stephan. "Alice Neel, 84, Whose Fame as a Painter Came Late in Life", Philadelphia Inquirer, 16 October, 1984.

Anon. "Milestones: Alice Neel", Time, 19 October, 1984, p.76.

Lubell, Ellen. "Alice Neel, 1900-1984", Village Voice, 30 October, 1984.

Higgins, Judith."Alice Neel, 1900-1984", ArtNews, vol. 83, no. 10 (December 1984), p. 14.

Anonymous. "Obituary of Alice Neel". Art in America, vol. 72, no. 11 (December 1984), p. 198.


Hills, Patricia. Alice Neel. New York: Harry N. Abrams, 1983.

Alice Neel Papers. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C.

Jacobs, Joseph. Faces Since the 50's: A Generation of American Portraiture. Lewisburg, PA: Center Gallery, Bucknell University, 1983.

Harris, Ann Sutherland: Alice Neel: Paintings 1933-1982. Catalogue by Ann Sutherland Harris, with text of a lecture by Alice Neel. Los Angeles, CA: Loyola Marymount University, Los Angeles, Art Gallery, 1983.

Hills, Patricia. Social Concern and Urban Realism: American Paintings of the 1930s. Catalogue by Patricia Hills, with an essay by Raphael Soyer. Boston, MA: Boston University Art Gallery, 1983

Warren, Elaine. "Her Work Bares the Souls of Her Victims", Los Angeles Herald Examiner, 5 April, 1983.

Knight, Christopher. "Triumphant Images Highlight Exhibit", Los Angeles Herald Examiner, 5 April, 1983. Reprinted as "Alice Neel," in Last Chance for Eden: Selected Art Criticism by Christopher Knight, 1979-1994, pp. 148-51. Edited by Malin Wilson. Los Angeles: Art Issues Press, 1995.

Muchnic, Suzanne. "Beneath the Skin with Alice Neel", Los Angeles Times, 10 April, 1983, Calendar section, pp. 76-77.

Wilson, William. "Finding a Neel in a Haystack", Los Angeles Times, 10 April, 1983.

Weisberg, Ruth. "Alice Neel: Powerful Truths", Artweek, vol. 14, no. 16 (23 April, 1983), pp. 1, 24.

Kertess, Klaus. The Painterly Figure. Southampton, NY: The Parrish Art Museum 1983.

Nelson, Sandy. "Looking at Alice Looking at Us: Alice Neel in Los Angeles", Images and Issues, vol. 4, no. 1 (July-August 1983), pp. 16-19.

Cathcart, Linda L.: American Still Life: 1945-1983. Houston, TX: Contemporary Arts Museum, 1983

Castle, Ted. "Alice Neel", Artforum, vol. 22, no. 2 (October 1983), pp.36-41.

Glueck, Grace. "Revival of the Portrait", New York Times Magazine, 6 November, 1983, pp. 52-60.

Berman, Avis. "When Artists Grow Old", Art News, vol. 82, no. 10 (December 1983), pp. 76-83.


Rubinstein, Charlotte Streifer. American Women Artists: From Early Indian Times to the Present. Boston, MA: G. K. Hall and Co., 1982.

Berman, Greta, and Jefferey Wechsler. Realism and Realities, The Other Side of American Painting 1940-1960. New Brunswick, NJ: Rutgers University Art Gallery, 1982.

Zilczer, Judith. Five Distinguished Alumni: The WPA Federal Art Project. Catalogue by Judith Zilczer, with an interview with Alice Neel. Washington, D.C.: Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, 1982.

Russell, John. "Art: Offbeat Alice Neel, Not a Portrait Around", New York Times, 28 May, 1982.

Price, Aimee Brown. "Artists Dialogue: A Conversation with Alice Neel", Architectural Digest, vol. 39, no. 8 (August 1982), pp. 136, 140, 142.

Friedman, Jon R. "Alice Neel", Arts Magazine, vol. 57, no. 1 (September 1982), p. 23.

Gallati, Barbara. "Arts Reviews: Alice Neel, Non-Figurative Works", Arts Magazine, vol. 57. no. 2 (October 1982), pp. 23-24.

Phillips, Deborah C. "New York Reviews: Alice Neel", ArtNews, vol. 81, no. 8 (October 1982), p. 153.

Storr, Robert. "Review of Exhibitions: Alice Neel at Robert Miller", Art in America, vol. 70, no. 9 (October 1982), p.130.


Miller, Lynn F. "Interview with Alice Neel" in Lives and Works: Talks with Women Artists. Volume 1. Metuchen, N.J.: Scarecrow Press, 1981, pp. 123-29.

Stevens, Elisabeth. "She's Court Painter to the World of Art", Sun (Baltimore), February 20, 1981.

Boothe-Meredith, Sally. Real, Really Real, Super Real: Directions in Contemporary American Realism. Catalogue by Sally Boothe Meredith, with essays by Alvin Martin, Linda Nochlin, and Philip Pearlstein. San Antonio, TX: San Antonio Museum of Art, 1981.

Reminiscences of Alice Hartley Neel, April 8, April 29, June 5, 1981. Interviewer Richard M. Polsky. Oral History Collection of Columbia University, New York.

Gamwell, Lynn, and Victoria Kogan. Inside Out: Self Beyond Likeness. Newport Harbour, CA.: Newport Harbor Art Museum, 1981.

Mercedes, Rita. "Alice Neel Talks to Rita Mercedes", Connoisseur, vol. 208, no. 835 (September 1981), pp. 2-3.

Goodyear, Frank H., Jr. . Contemporary American Realism Since 1960. Boston MA: New York Graphic Society in association with Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, 1981.


Harris, Ann Sutherland. "The Human Creature: The Portraits of Alice Neel", Portfolio (New York), vol. 1, no. 6 1980, pp. 70-75.

Perreault, John. Aspects of the 70's: Directions in Realism. Framingham, MA.: Danforth Museum, 1980.

Hills, Patricia. Alice Neel: Paintings of Two Decades. Boston, MA.: Boston University, 1980.

Taylor, Robert. "Neel Portraits Evoke Energy of Personality", The Boston Globe, 19 October, 1980.


Diamonstein, Barbaralee. "Alice Neel" in Inside New York's Art World, pp. 254-63. New York: Rizzoli, 1979.

Munro, Eleanor V. "Alice Neel" in Originals: American Women Artists pp. 120-30. New York: Simon and Schuster, 1979.

Galassi, Susan Grace. "Arts Reviews: Alice Neel", Arts Magazine, vol. 53, no. 6 (February 1979), pp. 20-21.

Alice Neel: A Retrospective Showing (an exhibition in two parts). Bridgeport, Connecticut and Madison Art Center, Wisconsin

Gaugh, Harry F. "Alice Neel", Arts Magazine, vol. 53, no. 7 (March 1979), p. 9.

Burstein, Patricia. "Painter Alice Neel Strips Her Subjects to the Bone-And Some Then Rage in Their Nakedness", People, 19 March, 1979, pp. 63-64.

Hope, Henry R. "Alice Neel: Portraits of an Era", Art Journal, vol. 38, no. 4 (Summer 1979), pp.273-81.

Goldstein, Patti. "Soul on Canvas", New York Magazine, 9 - 16 July, 1979, pp. 76-80.

Glowen, Ron. "Alice Neel's Portraits-Skin Surface and Soul Deep", Artweek, vol. 10, no. 37 (10 November,1979), p.16.


Stevens, May. "The Non-Portrait Work of Alice Neel", Women's Studies (New York), vol. 6 (1978), pp. 61-73.

Bolge, George, and Henry R. Hopeort. Alice Neel. Fort Lauderdale, FL.: Fort Lauderdale Museum of Art, 1978.

Schmitt, Marilyn. "Alice Neel", Arts Magazine, vol. 52, no. 9 (May 1978), p. 9.

Harris, Ann Sutherland. Alice Neel: A Retrospective Exhibition of Waterolours and Drawings. Brochure by Ann Sutherland Harris. New York: Graham Gallery, 1978.

Cathcart, Linda L. American Painting of the 1970s. Buffalo, NY.:Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, 1978.


Park, Marlene, and Gerald E. Markowitz. "Alice Neel" in New Deal for Art: The Government Art Projects of the 1930s with Examples from New York City and State, p. 80. Hamilton, N.Y.: Gallery Association of New York State, 1977.

Langenstein, Michael. Paintings by Alice Neel. Hagerstown, MD.: Washington County Museum of Fine Arts, 1977. A brochure.

Park, Marlene, and Gerald E. Markowitz. New Deal for Art: The Government Art Projects of the 1930s with Examples from New York City and State Oswego. Oswego, NY.: Tyler Art Gallery, College of Arts and Sciences, State University of New York, 1977. 

Johnson, Ellen H. "Alice Neel's Fifty Year's of Portrait Painting", Studio International, vol. 193, no. 987 (March 1977), pp. 174-79.

Cochrane, Diane. "Alice Neel: Collector of Souls", American Artist, vol. 37, no. 4 (September 1973), pp. 32-37,62-64.

Anonymous. "Artists and Their Inspiration: Artist Alice Neel", Christian Science Monitor, 31 October, 1977

Glueck, Grace. "The 20th-Century Artists Most Admired by Other Artists: Alice Neel",ArtNews, vol. 76, no. 9 (November 1977), p. 94.

Harris, Ann Sutherland. "A Note on Alice's Greatness", ArtNews, vol. 75, no. 11 (November 1977), p. 113.

Turner, Norman. "Alice Neel", Arts Magazine, vol. 52, no. 4 (December 1977), p. 14.

French-Frazier, Nina. "New York Reviews: Alice Neel", ArtNews, vol. 76, no. 10 (December 1977), pp. 141-42.

June Blum, Audrey Flack, Alice Neel: Three Contemporary American Women Realists. South Campus Art Gallery (now Kendall Campus Gallery), Miami-Dade Community College. Miami, Florida

Tenth Street Days: The Co-Ops of the 50's. Edited by Joellen Bard in co-operation with Pleiades Gallery and the Association of Artist-Rund Galleries. New York: Education Art Service, 1977.


Baer, Nancy. Alice Neel: Collector of Souls. Produced and directed by Nancy Baer. 16 mm. Washington D.C.: Cine 16 Films, 1976.

Hess, Thomas B."Art: Sitting Prettier", New York Magazine, 23 February, 1976, pp. 62-63.

Gerdts, William H., and Leslie Cohen. Three Centuries of the American Nude. New York: The New York Cultural Center, 1976.

Dickson, Harold E. "Portraits U.S.A. 1776-1976", American Art Review, vol. 3, no. 3 (May-June 1976), pp. 32-48.

Exhibition of Liturgical Arts. Catalogue by the 41st International Eucharistic Congress, with an introduction by Victoria Donohue, includes Neel's Archbishop Jean Jadot, 1976. Philadaelphia, PA.: Philadelphia Civic Center, 1976.

Richard, Paul. "Alice Neel: Portraits and the Artist", Washington Post, October 8, 1976.

Paintings by Three American Realists: Alice Neel, Sylvia Sleigh, May Stevens. Foreword by Ronald A. Kutcha. Introduction by Phylis Derfner.  Syracuse, NY.: Everson Museum of Art. Syracuse, New York, 1976.

Dorothy Gillespie, Alice Neel, Charlotte Robinson, Sylvia Sleigh: Recent Paintings and Works on Paper. Washington, D.C.: Fendrick Gallery, 1976.

"I Paint Tragedy and Joy" in "The Art of Portraiture in the Words of Four New York Artists", New York Times, 31 October, 1976.

Neel, Alice in Gerrit Henry, "Is New York Still the Artistic Place to Be?", ArtNews, vol. 75, no. 9 (November 1976), pp. 44-45.

Harris, Ann Sutherland and Linda Nochlin. Women Artists, 1550-1950. Los Angeles, CA.: Los Angeles County Museum of Art, 1976.


Neel, Alice in Cindy Nemser, "Alice Neel" Art Talk: Conversations with 12 Women Artists, pp. 97-122. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1975.

Kimbrell, Leonard. "Alice Neel's Portraits", Artweek, vol. 6, no. 5 (1 February,1975), p. 2.

Neel, Alice in Gerrit Henry, "The Artist and the Face: A Modern American Sampling" Art in America, vol. 63, no. 1 (January- February 1975), pp. 34-41.

Frankenstein, Alfred. "Neel Exhibition Is a Human Encounter", San Francisco Examiner and Chronicle, 9 March, 1975.

Sons and Others: Women Artists See Men. New York: The Queens Museum, Flushing NY, 1975.

Blum, June. "Women and Success at The Brooklyn Museum", Feminist Art Journal, vol. 4, no. 3 (Fall 1975), pp. 14-15.

Paul, William D., Jr. and Cindy Nemser. Alice Neel: The Woman and Her Work. Catalogue by William D, Paul, Jr., and Cindy Nemser, with statements by Dorothy Pearlstein, Raphael Soyer, and Alice Neel. Athens, GA.: Georgia Museum of Art, The University of Georgia, 1975.

Jacob, Eva. Candid Painting: American Genre 1950-1975. Lincoln, MA.: De Cordova Museum, 1975.

Miller, Margaret A. Figure as Form: American Painting 1930-1975. Saint Petersburg, FL.:  Museum of Fine Arts, 1975.

Porter, E. F., Jr. "Blithe Spirit, Collector of Souls", St. Louis Post-Dispatch, 14 December, 1975.


Halasz, Piri. "Alice Neel: 'I Have This Obsession with Life'", Art News, vol. 73, no. 1 (January 1974), pp. 47-49.

Donohoe, Victoria. "Homecoming 'Collector of Souls' Displays Portraits at Moore" Philadelphia Inquirer, 24 January, 1971.

Forman, Nessa. "Lady in the Light: Masks Off, Souls Bared on Canvas", Sunday Bulletin (Philadelphia), 24 January, 1971.

Perreault, John "Catching Souls and Quilting", Village Voice, 27 February,1974.

Kramer, Hilton. "Alice Neel Retrospective", New York Times, 9 February,1974.

Wallach, Amei. "Late in Life, the Moment of Triumph", New York Newsday (Nassau, N.Y.), 24 February, 1974.

Mellow, James R. "When Does a Portrait Become a Memento Mori?", New York Times, 24 February, 1974.

Anonymous. "Art & the Artist",  New York Post, 2 March, 1974.

Loercher, Diana. "Alice Neel, American Portraitist", Christian Science Monitor, 4 March ,1974.

Hess, Thomas B. "Art: Behind the Taboo Curtain", New York Magazine, 4 March,1974, p. 68.

Solomon, Elke M. Alice Neel. New York: Whitney Museum of American Art, 1974. A brochure.

Alloway, Lawrence. "Art", Nation (New York), 9 March, 1974, p. 318.

Hoffman, Marla. "Two Women Paint", Daily World (Aberdeen), 9 March, 1974.

Anonymous. "Country Art and City Art", Newsweek, 11 March, 1974, p.90.

Heinemann, Susan. "Alice Neel, The Whitney Museum", Artforum, vol. 12, no. 9 (May 1974), pp. 74-75.

Nochlin, Linda. "Some Women Realists: Painters of the Figure", Arts Magazine, vol. 48, no.8 (May 1974), pp. 29-33. Reprinted in Linda Nochlin, Women, Art, and Power and Other Essays,. New York: Harper and Row, 1988,  pp. 86-108.

Evett, Kenneth. "From Top to Bottom at the Whitney", New Republic, (Washington D.C.) 4 May 1974, pp. 27-28.

Halasz, Piri. "A Witty, Incisive Portraitist", New York Times, 2 June,1974.

Mainardi, Pat. "Alice Neel at the Whitney Museum", Art in America, vol. 62, no. 3    (May-June 1974), pp. 107-8.

Vivell, Judith. "Talking About Portraits", Feminist Art Journal, vol. 3, no. 2 (Summer 1974), pp. 13-16, 19.

Hall, Lee. "The Sullen Art and Craft of Portraiture", Craft Horizons, vol. 34, no. 6 (December 1974), pp. 40-43, 81-82.


Perreault, John. "Reading Between the Face's Lines", Village Voice, 27 September, 1973.

Nemser, Cindy. "Alice Neel: Portraits of Four Decades", Ms., vol. 2, no. 4 (October 1973), pp. 48-53.

Bonosky, Phillip. "Alice Neel Exhibits Her Portraits of the Spirit." Daily World (Aberdeen), October 4, 1973.


Nemser, Cindy. "Representational Painting in 1971: A New Synthesis" Arts Magazine, vol. 46, no. 3 (December 1971-January 1972), pp. 41-46.

Neel, Alice. "WPA Writers Project Seen as Success, Despite Rightists" Review of The Dream and the Deal: The Federal Writers' Project, 1935-1943, by Jerre Mangione. The Daily World (Aberdeen), 11 November, 1972.


Neel, Alice. "Letter from Alice Neel", Daily World (Aberdeen), 2 February, 1971.

"A Different Breed of Portraitist", San Francisco Examiner and Chronicle,
7 March, 1971.

Neel, Alice. "By Alice Neel", Daily World (Aberdeen), 17 April, 1971.

Neel, Alice. Doctoral Address, Moore College of Art, May 1971. Reprinted in Alice Neel,  Alice Neel: The Woman and Her Work, pp. 81-84. Athens, GA.: Georgia Museum of Art, 1975.


Bonosky, Phillip. "Social Comment of Alice Neel", Daily World (Aberdeen), 30 October, 1970.

Campbell, Lawrence. "Reviews and Previews: Alice Neel", ArtNews, vol. 69, no. 7 (November 1970), p. 24.


Perreault, John. "Reviews and Previews: Alice Neel", ArtNews, vol. 66, no. 9 (January 1968), p.16.

Kramer, Hilton. "Alice Neel", New York Times, 20 January, 1968.

Willard, Charlotte. "In the Art Galleries - New Faces", New York Post, 27 January, 1968.

Nemser, Cindy. "In the Galleries: Alice Neel", Arts Magazine, vol. 42, no. 4 (February 1968), p.60.

Anonymous. "Artists on their Art: Alice Neel", Art International, vol. 12, no. 5 (15 May,1968), p. 48.


Berrigan, Ted. "The Portrait and Its Double", ArtNews, vol. 64, no. 9 (January 1966), pp. 30-33, 63-64.

Gruen, John. "Collector of Souls", New York Herald Tribune, 9 January, 1966. Reprinted as "Alice Neel" in John Gruen, Close-Up. New York: Viking Press, 1968, pp. 144-46.

Willard, Charlotte. "In the Art Galleries", New York Post, 16 January, 1966.

Kroll, Jack. "Curator of Souls", Newsweek, 31 January, 1966, p. 82. Click here to download a PDF

Bochner, Mel. "In the Galleries: Alice Neel", Arts Magazine, vol. 40, no. 5 (March 1966), p. 55.


Mitchell, Joseph. Joe Gould's Secret. 1965. Reprint, New York: Modern Library, 1996.

Berrigan, Ted. "Alice Neel's Portraits of Joe Gould", Mother (New York), no. 6 (Thanksgiving 1965), pp. 31-33.


Raynor, Vivien. "In the Galleries: Alice Neel", Arts Magazine, vol. 38, no. 1 (October 1963), pp. 58-59.

Levin, Kim. "Reviews and Previews: Alice Neel", ArtNews, vol. 62, no. 6 (October 1963), p.11.


Kroll, Jack. Figures. New York: Kornblee Gallery, 1962.

Petersen, Valerie. "U.S. Figure Painting: Continuity and Cliche", ArtNews, vol. 61, no. 4 (Summer 1962), pp. 36-38, 51-52.

Crehan, Hubert. "Introducing the Portraits of Alice Neel", ArtNews, vol. 61, no. 6 (October 1962), pp. 44-47,68.


"A Statement" in The Hasty Papers: A One-Shot Review. Ed. Alfred Leslie and Robert Frank, p. 50. New York: Alfred Leslie, 1960.


Semsel, George. "Three Neglected Painters: Alice Neel, Clifford Gress-Wright, and Elizabeth Sparhawk-Jones", Wagner Literary Magazine (Wagner College, New York), 1960, pp. 42-46.

Campbell, Lawrence. "Reviews and Previews: Alice Neel, Jonah Kinigstein, Anthony Toney, Giacomo Porzano", ArtNews, vol. 59, no. 8 (December 1960), pp.13-14.


Kramer, Aaron. The Tune of the Calliope: Poems and Drawings of New York. New York and London: Thomas Yoseloff, 1958.


Davidson, Bernice. "Fortnight in Review: Mulzac and Neel", Arts Digest, vol. 28, no. 20 (September 15, 1954), p. 26.

Munson, Gretchen T. "Capt. Hugh Mulzac and Alice Neel", ArtNews, vol. 53, no. 6 (October 1954), pp. 58-59.


N. L. "Fifty-seventh Street in Review: Alice Neel", Art Digest, vol. 25, no. 7 (1 January, 1951), p.17.

Catlin, Stanton L. "Reviews and Previews: Alice Neel's", ArtNews, vol. 49, no. 9 (January 1951), p. 49

Gold, MIke. Paintings by Alice Neel. Brochure text by Mike Gold. New York: New Playwrights Theatre, 1951


Solman, Joseph. Paintings by Alice Neel. Brochure text by Joseph Solman. New York:  A.C.A. Gallery, 1950

Gold, Mike. "Alice Neel Paints Scenes and Portraits from Life in Harlem", Daily Worker (New York), 27 December,1950.

Anon. "Two", New York Times, 31 December,1950.


Devree, Howard. "A Reviewer's Notes", New York Times, 12 March, 1944.

"The Passing Shows", ArtNews, vol. 43, no. 3 (March 15-31, 1944), p. 20.

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