Press

REVIEWS, CATALOGS, BLOGS AND BOOKS

Pittsburgh Tribune-Review; “Kate Joyce: Original Furniture and Sculpture” and “Back and Forth” at Borelli-Edwards Galleries; Kurt Shaw; April 16, 2015

Arcadia University Art Gallery; Works on Paper: Survey of Purchase Prizes (1978 – 2009); April 18, 2015

The ArtBlog; News (Arcadia Reboots Works on Paper); Alyssa Greenberg; March 10, 2015. 

Cast of Characters: Cindy Lisica and Vicky A. Clark; 2013

The Clarion Call; Characters Exhibit Relays Students’ Stories; Jen Schwartz; November 29, 2012

Multiple Encounters 2012, Second Edition; Lalit Kala Academy; Rabindra Bhavan, New Delhi; 2012

Donald Judd Remix; Vicky A. Clark; Clarion University; 2011

Pittsburgh Tribune-Review; Four artists get a chance to explore a master’s territory in “Donald Judd Remix”; Kurt Shaw; April 13, 2011

Popular Salon of the People; Vicky A. Clark; Carnegie Museum of Art; Pittsburgh, PA; 2007; p. 54 and p. 58

Philadelphia Weekly; Arcadia Fire; Roberta Fallon; April 12, 2006

The Black Sun: The Alchemy and Art of Darkness: Stanton Marlan; Texas A & M University Press; 2005; pp.93-95

Philadelphia Inquirer; The Walls Become the Canvas at Show; Victoria Donohoe; April 6, 2003

Philadelphia Inquirer; All in All, It’s Just Art Work on a Wall; Mary Anne Janco; March 23, 2003

Main Line Times; Artists to Work “On the Walls” March 13, 2003

Philadelphia Inquirer; Bringing Attention to Adolphe; Edward Sozanski; August, 2001.

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette; Central Piece Brings Message to Butler’s Midyear Show; Donald Miller; August 1999.

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette; Imaginations Burn in “Hot Spots and “Marilyn” Exhibits; Mary Thomas; August 1999.

City Paper; Art Review; Alice Winn; August 1999.

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette; 14 Artists Unleash Creative Spirit Directly onto Gallery Walls; Mary Thomas; February 1999.

Tribune-Review; That ‘Ol Black Magic; Graham Shearing; August 1998.

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette; Art of Painting Glows in Trio of Solo Exhibits; Mary Thomas; Aug. 15, 1998.

Tribune-Review; Like Artist, Like Protégé; Graham Shearing; March 5, 1998.

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette; Artists Serve as Curators in Fresh New Exhibit; Donald Miller; February 28, 1998.

Tribune-Review; Associated Artists Still Provide an Important Look at Local Art; Graham Shearing; September 21, 1997.

61st National Midyear Exhibition; Catalogue; The Butler Institute of American Art; Elegy for Susan, color reproduction; back cover; 1997.

The Daily News, McKeesport, PA; Arts Displays Offer Diversity; Caran-Marie Zambo; May 2, 1997.

New Art Examiner; Alchemy; Tom Wachunas; May 1997.

Wheeling News Register and also The Intelligencer; The Rich Symbolic Imagery of Alchemy; April 13, 1997.

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette; The Spirit of Group A’s Zeitgeist; Mary Thomas; March 11, 1997.

Tribune-Review; Tameness Haunts Group A Zeitgeist Show; Graham Shearing; Feb. 28, 1997.

Cleveland Plain Dealer; Making Art of Alchemy; Robert L. Pincus; Feb. 1997.

Cleveland Free Times; Lead into Gold; Leslie Stewart Curtis; Jan. 29-Feb.4, 1997.

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette; Purchases to Enrich Museum’s Galleries; Donald Miller; January 25, 1997.

Washington Observer-Reporter; Dreaming up Parallel Visions; Don Herschell; June 10, 1996.

Phoenix Newsletter; Parallel Visions; An Exhibition of the Three Rivers Arts Festival; Spring 1996.

In Pittsburgh; Site (about Group A); Chris Potter; March 21-27, 1996.

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette; Painting the Town to Making a Mark; Ivy Schroeder; March 7, 1996.

Tribune-Review; Radical Group Making Its Marks; Graham Shearing; Feb. 25, 1996.

Tribune-Review; Towbin Finds the True Meaning of the Blues; Graham Shearing; Feb. 16, 1996.

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette; Upcoming Exhibitions Marked by Variety; Donald Miller; Feb. 3, 1996.

Tribune-Review; Shows and Artists Leave their Marks on 1995; Graham Shearing; Dec. 31, 1995.

Celebrating the First 100 Years of the Carnegie in Pittsburgh; Agnes Dodds Kinard; 1995.

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette; Elegant Renderings of Imaginary Buildings; Donald Miller; August 26, 1995.

Tribune-Review; Artist Finds the Magic of Gold in Alchemy; (review about Meditations on a Black Stone); Graham Shearing; Aug. 25, 1995.

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette; New Galleries Document Burgeoning Local Art Scene; Janet McCall; July 11, 1995.

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette; Youngstown Hosts a Fine Midyear Show; Donald Miller; July 1, 1995.

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette; Through Art, Local Artists Battle AIDS; Janet McCall; June 13, 1995.

84th Annual Associated Artists of Pittsburgh; Catalogue; Sept. 1994

Tribune-Review; Nothing Shocking at This Year’s Associated Artist’s Show; Graham Shearing; Sept. 4, 1994.

Pittsburgh Magazine; Pittsburgh Paints and Classics; Mike May; Sept. 1994.

Tribune-Review; Art Built Around a Theme; Graham Shearing; July 1, 1994.

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette; Artists in Two Cities Work Magic With Alchemy
Theme; Donald Miller; June 18, 1994.

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette; Weekend Hot List; Scott Mervis; June 10, 1994.

In Pittsburgh; Gnostics for the Next Century; Coleen McKay; June 9-15, 1994.

Pittsburgh Magazine; Art Editor’s Pick; Mike May; June 1994

Tribune-Review; Abstract With a Capital A at the Center for the Arts; Graham Shearing; Jan. 28, 1994.

In Pittsburgh; Site (about Group A); Chris Potter; Jan. 1994.

In Pittsburgh; 10 x 10 by A; Coleen McKay; Dec. 1993.

PUBLICATIONS AND PRESENTATIONS

Janet Towbin: My Work and Influences; Visiting Artist and Guest Lecturer; Fine Arts Department; Moore College of Art & Design; 2006.

Regionalism: Can Art Survive in Pittsburgh?; Panel discussion; The Brew House; Pittsburgh, PA; 1999.

Art is a Guarantee of Sanity: The Work of Louise Bourgeois; Gallery talk with Kathleen Mulcahy; Wood Street Gallery; Pittsburgh, PA; 1998.

Picture What Women Do; Presentation for the Westmoreland Museum of American Art and YWCA Collaboration; Greensburg, PA; 1996.

Artists Respond to the International; Gallery talk; The 52nd Carnegie International; The Carnegie Museum of Art; Pittsburgh, PA; 1996.

Ig zib’ it Gallery talk; Pittsburgh Center for the Arts; Pittsburgh, PA; 1995.

Alchemy and the Creative Process; Gallery talk for members of the C.G. Jung Analyst’s Training Center; A View from Zenith Gallery; Pittsburgh, PA; 1994.

Phoenix Newsletter; Alchemy-1994: An Investigation into the Transformative Process f Art; Janet Towbin; February

For the Arts: Pittsburgh x 7; Janet Towbin; May-June 1993.

For the Arts: Rise Nagin; Janet Towbin; March-April 1993.