Bibliography - Reviews


2019 Porges, Mary. M. Louise Stanley @ Kala. 9 May, 2019.              Pritikin, Renny. 'M. Louise Stanley @ Richmond Art Center',                         12 April, 2019.  
   Desmarais, Charles.                   'M. Louise Stanley's Very Contemporary History Paintings', 9 May, 2019.                                                                                                   Kala Art Institute. 'Gallery Walk-through with M. Louise Stanley.' Berkeley Times: Arts & Entertainment, 9 May, 2019.                 2018    Boston Voyager.                                                                       

2017    Wood, Sura. The Bay Area Reporter Online, "Mythical Creatures Unbound." Vol. 47/No 19 October, 2017.  

2014    The East Bay Monthly. July 2014 Cover illustration, 'Rich Lady Languishing', painting.
2008    Rapko, John. Artweek,"Artists of Invention at the Oakland Museum." Vol. 39, Issue 1, February 2008 pg
            Morris, Barbara. Artweek, “M. Louise Stanley at Dominican University.” Dec '07 / Jan '08 pg. 16.
2007    The East Bay Monthly. Vol. 38, No 1 October 2007 Cover illustration, ‘Falling on Hard Times’.
2006    Selz, Peter. “The Art of Engagement.” University of California Press, 2006 ISBN: 0-520-24052-9.
2005    Fischer, Jack. “The Politics of Art.” San Jose Mercury News,” Visual Arts, Sun, December 4, '05.
            Von Busack, Richard. “No Blood for Oils.” November 23,                                     
           Artweek Magazine. Cover illustration. September 2005, Volume 36, Issue 7. 
2004    Burt, Cecily. "Roadside Gallery: Artists bring some color to underpass." Oakland Tribune /Cityside, November 12, 2004.                                                                                        

            Katzmann, Pat. "Street Folk, 24-hour party." East Bay Express Nov 10-16, 2004.                    
            Landauer, Susan, ed. 
"Selections: The San Jose Museum of Art Permanent Collection" 2004 ISBN #0-938175-34-3.  
            Yollin, Patricia. "Emeryville. Sculpted crowd finds home under the freeway ". S.F. Chronicle. Fri. November 12, 2004. 
2002    Fisher, Jack. "Often-hilarious wicked exhibit takes a look at moral Depravity". San Jose Mercury News. May 5, 2002.
            Fitz Gibbon, John. "The Pilot Hill Collection of Contemporary Art." Crocker Art Museum, Sacramento, CA. 2002, Catalog, pg 155.

2000    Landauer, Susan. "The Lighter Side of Bay Area Figuration." Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art, Kansas                                                            San Jose Museum of Art, CA, Catalog published 2000.  
            Baker, Kenneth. San Francisco Chronicle, Datebook "Laugh Lines". Mon., Sept. 4, 2000, G1.    
            Fisher, Jack. "Seeing the Light", Arts and Entertainment, The San Jose Mercury News , Tuesday,  September 19, 2000. 

            Koppman, Debra. Artweek, "M. Louise Stanley at the SFMOMA Rental Gallery,", Feb. 2000, Vol 31, issue 2.
1999    Konecky, Doug. "M. Louise Stanley Paintings: Poor, poor King Midas" (America Online) Dec. 1999.
1998    Stanley, M. Louise. "Modern Myths", Regarding Art: Journal of Exploration. Winter/Spring Col 2 no.1, 1998.
1997    Roukes, Nicholas. "Humor in Art: A Celebration of Visual Wit", Davis Publications, Inc Worcester, Mass.,1997. 
            Marable, Darwin. The Catholic Voice, "Mary Exhibition Inspires and Incites", Vol. 35, No. 7, April 7, 1997.
            Amirrezvan, Anita. West County Times (Contra Costa Times),"St. Mary's Art Exhibit Draws Flap" Mar 21,1997. 
            Paisley, Michelle. Contra Costa Sun, Arts and Entertainment, "The Many Faces of Mary", Wed., Mar 26, 1997. 
            Amirrezvani, Anita.  "Exhibit shows Virgin Mary as Barbie, woman of color," Contra Cost Times, Mar. 28, 1997.
            Le Du, Holly. "Madonna: Religious Icon or Pop Star?." Collegian, Saint Mary's College, Vol 94, no.11, April 16, 1997.  
            Anwar, Yasmin. "Mary, Mary quite contrary...," The Oakland Tribune, April 1, 1997. 
            Stanley, M. Louise. "A Painting of Courage," Frontiers: A Journal of Women Studies, Vol. XVIII,No. 1, pg.61, 1997. 
1996    Haas, Karen, editor. ( detail ), A Journal of Art Criticism , Vol.4, No.1, 1996, illustration. 
1995    Sherman, Ann Elliott. 
Metro Arts/ San Jose Metro"Satirize Have It", Sept. 28-Oct.4,1995.
            The Sonoma County Independent"Private Visions: Artists' Sketchbooks", Aug 31-Sept 6, 1995.
Smith, Edith. "Manifesto or Diatribe,South Bay Area Newsletter, Women's Caucus for Art, Summer 1994.
1993    Dowd, Amanda. "Past and Present: A Room With a View," Artweek, Apr. 22, 1993.
            Fowler, Carol. "Threshold of Memories,The Times, Mar. 19, 1993, pg. 21.
            Thym, Jolene. "Creators at Risk,The Oakland Tribune, Cue, Sect. C, Sunday, May 16, 1993.
            Kakuda, Sand. "Greek Ideal turns to Sardonic Comment on Battle of Sexes,The Stockton Record, May 19, 1993. 
            Bealer, Cheryl. "Art and Activism,The Montclarion, June 18, 1993.
1991    Jan, Alfred. "M. Louise Stanley at Haines,Visions Art Quarterly, Summer, 1991.
            Crohn, Jennifer. "What's the Alternative?" The East Bay Guardian, Mar. 1991, pg. 41.
            Breslin, Ramsay Bell. "Those Who Forget Her Story.East Bay Express, Feb. 8, 1991, pp.30-31.
            Swift, Harriet. "Making Her Story," The Tribune, Art Notes, Pg. C/2, Jan. 17, 1991.
            Leonard, Michael. "Having Fun with History,Artweek, Feb. 28, 1991, Vol. 22, No. 8.
            The Oakland Museum, catalog, "Her Story", 1991.
            Mathews, Lydia, "Stories History Didn't Tell Us," Artweek, Feb. 14, 1991, Vol 22, No. 6.
            Wasserman, Abby. "The Art of Narrative," The Museum of California, The Oakland Museum Magazine, Winter, 1991, Vol. 15, No.1.
1990    "Five Art Treasures of the East Bay: Local Artists with Global Visions,Diablo, The Magazine of the East Bay, Oct.1990.
            Artists Response to Aids, "HIV from A to Z: A Self Care Manual,Sacramento Aids Foundation.
1989    Heredia, Rick. "Humor Sprouts from Artist's Love of Mythology,The Bakersfield Californian, July 2, 1989, 
            Weisang, Myriam. "Emeryville: The Town the Artists Revived,Northern California Home and Garden Magazine, Mar 1989, pg 66.
            Cohn, Terri. "Looking Homeward,Artweek, March 18, 1989, pg. 5.
1988    Brookman, Donna. "A Bay Area Diversity," Artweek, Oct. 14, 1988, pg. 11.
            Richards, Sally. "Fiery Innovation at Triton Exhibit," The Santa Clara American Weekly, Oct. 13, 1988. 
            Albers, Patricia. "Deeper by the Dozen," Preview Reviews, San Jose Metro, Oct. 6-12, 1988. "On the Town:
                Love's Battles
," Sacramento Magazine, Jan 1989.
            Burkhart, Dorothy. "Feminine Statements," San Jose Mercury News, Oct. 14, 1988.
            White, Cheryl. "Closer to Nature Than Culture,Artweek, Aug. 20, 1988, pg. 4.
            Auping, Michael. "Colliding: Myth, Fantasy, Nightmare," (catalog) Artists Space, New York, February, 1988.
            Funk, Catherine. "Personal Histories,(catalog) Through the Flower(, Benicia, CA. 1988.
1987    Hinton, Susan. "Comparing Cultural Myths," Artweek, Nov. 21, 1987.
            Stanley, M. Louise; Brokl, Robert. "Some Portraits," (catalog) Pro Arts Gallery, Oct. 1987.
            Cohn, Terri. "Looking at Figures," Artweek, Feb. 27, 1988.
            Lagorio, Irene. "Reading Goes with Looking at 'Artist and Myth' Display," The Sunday Herald (Monterey), Nov. 1, 1987.
            Van Proyen, Mark. "Enigmatic Images and Suggestive Forms,Artweek, Dec. 26, 1987.
            Anderson, Roger. "East Side Story," East Bay Express, July 31, 1987.
            "The Artist and the Myth" (catalog), Monterey Peninsula Museum of Art, 1987.
            Foley, Matthew. "The Artist and the Myth,Prelude, The Magazine of the Arts for the Monterey Bay, Oct. 1987.
            Crowder, Joan. "Louise Stanley Steps into Her Own Mythology,Scene / Santa Barbara News- Press, March 13, 1987.
            Baker, Kenneth. "M. Louise Stanley," San Francisco Chronicle, Tues., Mar. 24, 1987.
            Anderson, Bill. "Mythology for Moderns," The Independent, Santa Barbara, Mar. 26, 1987.
1986    "M. Louise Stanley," (etching reproduced) Zyzzyva, Vol, 11, No. 3, 1986.
            Muchnic, Suzaane. "One is Gold in 'Second Sight' at San Francisco Museum," Los Angeles Times, Oct.,1986.
            Schlesinger, Ellen. "A Post Modern Preview,Image Magazine, San Francisco Examiner, Sept. 14, 1986.
            Steger, Pat. "Social Scene," San Francisco Chronicle, Sept. 22, l986.
            Burkhart, Dorothy. "Back to Art's Future," Arts and Books, San Jose Mercury News, Sept. 21, 1986.
            Maher, P.F. "Hers" East Bay Express, Jan. 24, 1986. 
            Winter, David. "M. Louise Stanley," Art News Magazine, Mar. 1986. 
            Rubin, David. "M. Louise Stanley at Rena Bransten,Art In America, Apr. 1986.
            Shere, Charles. The Oakland Tribune, Jan. 21, 1986. 
1985    Jan, Alfred. "Satire in Art,Lively Arts and Fine Art, Oct./Nov., 1985. 
1984    Jan, Alfred. "Crime and Punishment,Images and Issues, July/Aug., 1984. 
           "M. Louise Stanley,The Paris Review, Winter, 1984, #94 (4 Drawings".  
            Winter, Daved. "Artists the Critics are Watching,Art News, Nov., 1984. 
            Stanley, M. Louise. Share America, 1984 (Textbook for American Institute for Foreign Study - illustrations).   
            Linhares, Phil. "A School of Painting Born at C.C.A.C., Review, Feb. 21, 1984. 
            Chadwick, Whitney. "Narrative Imagism and the Figurative Tradition in Northern California Painting," Art Journal, College Art
                Association of America, Winter, 1985, Vol. 45 No. 4.  
            Moore, David. "Modern Romances," The Lumber Jack, Arts Review, Jan. 25, 1984.  
            "The Art of Modern Romance,The San Jose Mercury News - West (cover), Feb. 12, 1984. 
            Van Proyen, Mark. "Eccentric Allegories," Artweek, Feb. 18, 1984, Vol. 15, #7. 
            Hernandez, Jo Farb. "Crime and Punishment,Triton Museum of Art (catalog), Feb. 1984.  
1983    Boettger, Suzaan. San Francisco - "The Impolite Figure,Artforum, Oct. 1983.  
            Boettger, Suzaan. "Labors of Love," San Francisco Focus Magazine, Mar. 1983. 
1982    Exhibitions - 1982 (Catalog), James Crumley Gallery, Mira Costa College.  
            Armstrong, Richard. "Drawings by Painters (Catalog)," Long Beach Museum of Art, 1982.
1981    Winter, David. "Louise Stanley's work Merits Three Stars," The Peninsula Times Tribune, Oct. 29, 1981.
            Curtis, Cathy. "The Mundane Meets the Bizarre," Artweek, Vol. 12, No. 40, Nov. 28, 1981.
            Dowling, Lynn. "Louise Stanley: Portrait of the Artist," The Santa Clara, Vol. 60, No. 4, Oct.15, 1981.
            Hicks, Emily. "The Humor Rebellion," Artweek, Vol. 12, Nov. 26, Aug. 15, 1981.           
            Andrews, Coleman. "
Visions of California: The Art of the State,New West Magazine, Vol. 6, No. 1, Jan. 1981. 
1980    Martin, Richard. "Dr. Spock's Generation: A Crystal Palace of Childhood," Art Journal - College Art Association," Summer, 1980. 
            Dunham, Judith. "Foibles and Fabrications,Artweek, Vol. 11, No. 12, Mar. 29, 1980.
          Shere, Charles. "Four Exhibits by Women Artists,Oakland Tribune, Apr. 1, 1980.   
            Albright, Thomas. "The Emphasis is on Surfaces," San Francisco Chronicle, Mar. 14, 1980.
1979    Curtis, Cathy. "6 Aspiring Water Colorists,The Sunday Magazine, Richmond Independent, Oct. 14, 1979.
            Auping, Michael. "M. Louise Stanley, "Matrix / Berkeley 14, University Art Museum, Sept.-Nov. 1979
            Stanley, M. Louise. "Stalking the Southerne Belle,Artpolice Comics, Vol. 3, No.1, May 1979.
1978    Price, Ann. "Review - Faculty Show," Baton Rouge Sunday Advocate, Oct. 8, 1978.                    
            Trebay, Guy. "Centerfold,The Village Voice, Vol. XXIII, No. 18, May 1, 1978.          
           "M. Louise Stanley and Robert Irwin," University Art Museum Calendar, University of California at Davis, Ca, Nov. 1978, pg. 11.
            Curtis, Cathy. "Less is More," Berkeley Daily Californian, Dec. 8, 1978.
           "Watercolors at U.C.," Berkeley Independent and Gazette, Sept. 18, 1978, pg. 14.
            Frankenstein, Alfred. "New Vigor at the U.C. Museum,San Francisco Chronicle, Oct. 31, 1978.
            "The EccentricsVisual Dialog Quarterly, Vol. 4, No. 1, Fall, 1978.
            Paul, April. "Line, Laughter, Lechery," Profile / Art Entertainment Supplement. California Aggie, Jan. 25, 1978.
            Brown, Christopher. "Sam Richardson's Reductivism, Louise Stanley's Funk," Artweek, Jan 28,1978.
            Malcolm, Del. "Art," The Davis Enterprise, Weekend, Jan. 29, 1978.
            Mosen, Nancy Maass. "Catalogue - Slide Registry of 56 San Francisco Bay Area Women Artists, "Environmental
            Albright, Thomas. "Downtown Center Opener - Some of it Works," San Francisco Sunday Examiner and Chronicle, World,
            Sept 17, 
1977    Martin, Fred. "Touching All Things or Touching Too Many," Artweek, Feb. 5, 1977. 
            Shere, Charles. "Women's Art that Aims for Higher Values,Oakland Tribune, Sun.,Jan 30,1977.                                            
1977    Loach, Roberta. "Touching All Things," Visual Dialog Quarterly, Women in the Visual Arts, V. 2, # 3, Spr. 1977 
1976    "All-Women Exhibit at Civic Arts,Contra Costa Times, Dec. l976.
            Stanley, Lulu. "Side Show ... Jimmy Hoot Owl Says: " Arcade Comics, Nov. 7, 1976.
1973     Fish, Mary. "Market Street Artists," Artweek, July 7, 1973.
1972     Plagens, Peter. "4 Bay Area Painters," Artforum, June, 1972.
             Albright, Thomas. "A Show of the Outrageous," San Francisco Chronicle, Sept. 1972.