Selected articles

Smallwood, Christine. "Why Are So Many Artists Making Work That Lies on the Floor?," "T" The New York Times Style Magazine, New York, NY, August 16, 2017

Midon, Stephanie. "Chromatic Scale: prints by Polly Apfelbaum," Women in The Arts (volume 35, no.1), National Museum of Women in the Arts, Washington, DC, Winter/Spring 2017

Knight, Christopher. "A Secular Chapel of Abstractions," Los Angeles Times, Los Angeles, CA, October 18, 2016
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Observe, Annabel. "Michael Benevento: Polly Apfelbaum and Dona Nelson" Los Angeles Times, Los Angeles, CA. April 13, 2016
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Pagel, David. "Critic's Choice: Renegade abstractions of Polly Apfelbaum and Dona Nelson make for a stellar art show" Los Angeles Times, Los Angeles, CA. March 18, 2016
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Contemporary Art Daily Photo Feature, May 3rd, 2016
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Rushworth, Katherine. "Beauty, joy, and wonder grace the Everson Museum of Art" Syracuse.com. November 9, 2015
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Brooks, Katherine. "14 Women Artists Who've Changed The Way We Think About Design" Huffington Post. June 25, 2015
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De Baets, Isabella. "Een Intense Kleurervaring" H ART. April 16, 2015
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Stoops, Susan. "Polly Apfelbaum - Nevermind: Work from the 90's" Published as accompanying literature for Worcester Art Museum's October 8, 2014 – March 1, 2015 exhibition in Worcester, MA.
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Baldissera, Lisa. "Rewilding Modernity," Published to record the exhibition Rewilding Modernity, presented from September 27, 2013 to January 5, 2014 at the Mendel Art Gallery, Saskatoon, Canada.
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McQuaid, Cate, "Apfelbaum’s works shimmer with allusion in Worcester," Boston Globe, December 11, 2014. Print & Online.
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Indrisek, Scott. "Polly Apfelbaum Gets Up Off the Floor"
Blouin Artinfo, March 6, 2014. Online.
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Melamed, Samantha. "Acclaimed artist, Temple student team to pay tribute to Gene Davis' stripes"
Philadelphia Inquirer, May 25, 2014. Print & Online.
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Polston, Pamela. "ArtReview: Polly Apfelbaum, BCA Center"
Seven Days. April 23, 2014. Print & Online.
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Rosenberg, Karen. "Polly Apfelbaum: Flatland: Color Revolt"
New York Times, April 19, 2012: C29
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Taft, Catherine. "Polly Apfelbaum: Michael Benevento"
Artforum, January 2012
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O’Neill-Butler, Lauren. "Polly Apfelbaum"
Artforum.com, May 19, 2011
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Princenthal, Nancy. "Polly Apfelbaum"
Art in America #10. November 2010: p. 173
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Connor, Valery. "Alley Apfelbaum"
Visual. Visual Centre for Contemporary Art and The George Bernard Shaw Theatre. Carlow, 2010: p. 59
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Falconer, Morgan. "New Work: Polly Apfelbaum"
Art World, April / May 2009
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Art Monthly, "Polly Apfelbaum"
Art Monthly #324, March 2009
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Marcoci, Roxanna. "COMIC ABSTRACTION: Image-breaking, Image Making."
The Museum of Modern Art Interviews, March 4-June 11, 2007 Thames & Hudson London: pp. 42-49
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Dambrot, Shana Nys. "Polly Apfelbaum, Angles Gallery."
Modern Painters. April 2007: p 97, illus.
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Pagel, David. "Focusing on Art's Ragged Edges."
The Los Angeles Times. January 19, 2007: p E22
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Reena, Jana. "How It Was Done, Flower Pop"
In the studio with Polly Apfelbaum, Art on Paper, November/December 2006 vol.11 No.2 pg.34-35
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Avgikos, Jan. "Polly Apfelbaum."
Artforum. March 2006: p. 291
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Westfall, Stephen. "Formalism's Poetic Frontier,"
Art in America January 2004: pp. 70-75, 115, cover
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Shannon Fitzgerald, "Sometimes a Flower Is Just a Flower?"
Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis. January 23 - March 28, 2004.
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Herbert, Martin. "How Much Paint Does it Take to Make a Painting?."
Modern Painters. Autumn 2004: pp. 82-85
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Myers, Terry R. "Polly Apfelbaum."
Art US. November-December 2003: pp.38-39
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Wasserman, Burton. "Exhibitions In Sight"
Art Matters July 2003
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Demos, T.J. "Polly Apfelbaum"
Artforum, October, 2003: p. 176
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Lloyd, Anne Wilson. "Seamstress of 'Splats' and 7,000 Asterisks."
New York Times May 11, 2003: ar 21
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Myers, Terry R. "Polly Apfelbaum."
Artext 70, August-October 2000: 86.
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More

2009Falconer, Morgan. "Polly Apfelbaum." Art World. April/May 2009, pp. 88-91
"Polly Apfelbaum." Art Monthly. No. 324 March, pp. 34
2008
Hildreth, York "Seen from Above Surface." Design. Spring, pp. 22-29
2007
Depanjiana Pal, "Graphic Detail: Polly Apfelbaum." Time Out Mumbai, August
Harvey, Heather, "Knee-Deep in Oeuvre." Style. June 20, p. 33
Reena, Jana, "How It Was Done, Flower Pop." In the studio with Polly Apfelbaum. Art on Paper. November/December v.11 No.2, pp. 34-35, illus.
Wilson, Mary, "The Fallen Painter", City Paper. April 10
2005
Colman, David. "Polly Apfelbaum." Elle Décor. December, pp. 66-68, illus.
2004
Contemporary Artists." Art Journal. Vol. 63, no.2, Summer, pp. 72
Herbert, Martin. "How Much Paint Does It Take to Make A Painting." Modern Painters. Autumn, pp. 82-85, illus.
Siegel, Jeanne. "Eva Hesse's Influence Today? Conversations with Three Contemporary Artists." Art Journal. Vol. 63, no.2, Summer, pp. 72
Westfall, Stephen. "Formalism's Poetic Frontier," Art in America. January, pp. 70-75, 115, cover illus.
2003
Bauer, Marilyn. "Artist lays out her work." The Cincinnati Enquirer. December 5, p. 96, illus.
Gugelberger, Rachel. "Grounded." Visual Arts Journal. pp. 9-10, illus.
Lloyd, Anne Wilson. "Seamstress of 'Splats' and 7,000 Asterisks." New York Times. May 11, p. 21, illus.
"Polly Apfelbaum." City Beat. November 19, illus.
"Polly Apfelbaum: Fallen Paintings." Fiberarts. 30: 60-61. Print.
2001
Shears, Jenny. "Whirlygig." Surface. Issue 31, p. 160, illus.
Stein Greben, Deidre. "Stain Power." Art News. 100.6, June, p. 98-105, illus.
Rubenstein, Raphael. "Import/Export: Opening the Field." Art In America. October, pp. 56-60, illus.
2000
Gompertz, Will. Zoo Issue 4 January 2000. The Friary Press.

1999
Ryan, David. "Interdeterminate Relations." Contemporary Visual Arts. Issue 23, pp. 43-54, illus.
1998
Pagel, David. "Color Them Retro." Los Angeles Times. August 16:6, pp. 61-62.
1997
Rubinstein, Raphael. "Abstraction Out of Bounds." Art In America. November, pp. 104-115, illus.
Wachtmeister, Marika. "Kvinna med ratt att pyssla." Femina. June 6, pp. 152-155, illus.
1996
Apfelbaum, Polly. "From Fold to Fold (artist's statement)." New Observation. January-February, p. 12
Apfelbaum, Polly. "A Partial Taxonomy." Journal of Art and Philosophy. Issue 5
Bell, Tiffany. "Polly Apfelbaum's Medley of Signs." Art In America. February, pp. 78-81, illus.
Pagel, David. "Polly Apfelbaum: Ring-A-Ring-A-Roses." Art & Text. January, pp. 48-53, illus.
1995
Pagel, David. "Polly Apfelbaum: Constelaciones de color." Lapiz. Summer
1994
Butler, Cornelia. "Just Another Color." Neuberger Museum of Art, September
Princenthal, Nancy. "Interview." Art in General. January
1993
Mahney, Robert. "Polly Apfelbaum." Brochure essay, Ramarine Gallery, March
1992

Apfelbaum, Polly. "The Question of Gender in Art (artist's statement)." Tema Celeste. Fall, p. 37-38.
Scott, Andrea K. "An Eloquent Silence." Tema Celeste. Fall, pp. 37-38
1991
Pagel, David. "Fortune's Orbit." Arts Magazine. Vol 65 No 5, January, pp. 39-43
1989
Westfall, Stephen. "Three Interviews." Bomb. Spring, pp. 38-39, illus.