American (1924-2007)

oil on canvas
76 ½ x 76 inches


Ashton, Dore. “Recent Paintings,” Art and Architecture, February 1961.
Baker, Kenneth. “Second Generation: Mannerism or Momentum?” Art in America, June
1998, pp. 102-111.
Baur, John I.H. New Talent in the U.S.A.: Painters,” Art in America, February 1957.
Bell, J. Bowyer. “Exhibitions: Michael Goldberg,” Review, February 1, 1999.
Berkson, Bill. “Michael Goldberg Paints a Picture,” ARTnews, January 1964, pp. 42-45,
Blair, Dike "Michael Goldberg,” ARTnews, March 1991.
Boyce, Roger. “Michael Golberg at Lennon, Weinberg, Inc.,” Art in America, September
Brach, Paul. “Michael Goldberg,” Art in America, May-June 1979.
Brennan, Michael. “Michael Goldberg at Lennon, Weinberg.” Review Magazine,
February 1999.
_____. “Snap and Tension,” Artnet, April 27, 1999.
Denton, Monroe. “Michael Goldberg: He Paints in Rothko's Studio” Art International,
Vol. 33, 1997, pp 212-219.
Drohojowska-Philip, Hunter. “A Life in the Abstract,” Los Angeles Times, March 15,
Fernandi, Roberto. “Michael Goldberg: La Pitturae piacere e Passione,” Cahiers d’Art,
September 1997.
_____. “Frank O’ Hara: Un poeta in un Museo,” Cashiers d’Art, February 1997.
Frank, Peter. “Sam Francis, Michael Goldberg,” LA Weekly, May 30-June 5, 2003.
—————. “Auguste Rodin, Michael Goldberg,” LA Weekly, December 10-16, 1999.
Gilbert-Rolfe, Jeremy. “Michael Goldberg,” Arts Magazine, March 1991.
_____. “Michael Goldberg,” Tema Celeste, Spring 1993, pp. 74-75.
Guadagnini, Walter. "Michael Goldberg,” Tema Celeste, January-February 1991.
Hamilton, G.H. “Painting in Contemporary America,” Burlington Magazine, May 1960.
Hassebroek, Ashley. “One Huge Exhibit: Goldberg Show Highlights New Contemporary
Focus for Joslyn,” Sunday World-Herald, Arts & Travel, February 16, 2003.
Hess, T.B. "U.S. Painting: Some Recent Directions," ARTnews Annual, 25, 1956.
Johnson, John. "Michael Goldberg's New Paintings," Artforum, Summer 1979.
Johnson, Ken. “Michael Goldberg,” New York Times, May 9, 2003.
Kalina, Richard. “Michael Goldberg,” Tema Celeste, March/April 1979.

By the Artist
Michael Goldberg: Anima (Soul). Three essays by Michael Goldberg with six color
plates and an original work, Litografia I.P. Morgana Edizioni of Alessandra Borsetti
Venier, Florence, Italy, 2002
“Statement.” Young America. New York: Whitney Museum of American Art, 1957.
“Statement.” Art in America, Vol. 1, No. 1, 1957.
“The Canvas Plane, or Onwards and Upwards.” It Is, Spring 1958, pp. 17-18.
“Exchange Between M.G. and Lucio Pozzi.” Exhibition catalogue, Galleria Peccolo,
Livorno, Italy, July 1987.
“For Arshile,” a work on paper, mixed media, created specifically for and used on the
cover of Arshile - A Magazine of the Arts, Los Angeles: #10, 1998.
“Michael Goldberg, visto di profito.” Ed. Galleria Peccolo, Livorno, Italy, 2004.
Zoetrope, All-Story. Guest designer: Michael Goldberg, Vol. 9, No. 1, Spring 2005.

General Books
O’Hara, Frank. Odes. Prints by Michael Goldberg, New York: Tiber Press, 1960.
Sandler, Irving H. The New York School: The Painters and Sculptors of the Fifties.
New York: Harper & Row, 1978.
Shapiro,David. Gilbert-Rolfe, Jeremy. Longari, Elizabeth. Michael Goldberg; Goldberg
Variations. Italy: Primaprint, Viterbo, 1997.

Exhibition Catalogues
Arkansas Arts Center. Twentieth Century American Drawings: From the Arkansas
Arts Center Foundation Collection. Curated by Gerald Nordland, Little Rock, AK, 1998.
Ben Shahn Gallery. Painting: Five Views,Wayne, NJ: William Patterson College, 1979.
Bolles Gallery. The Visitors, San Francisco, CA 1961.
Center for the Fine Arts. Abstraction: ATradition of Collecting in Miami, Miami, FL, 1994.
Centro per l’Arte Contemporanea di Palazzo Rocca. O’Hara, Bluhm and Goldberg:
un poeta e due pittori a new york negli anni ’50, Chiavari, Itlay, 1999.
Columbus Gallery of Fine Arts. Contemporary American Painting, Columbus, OH, 1960.
Documenta 11, Kassel, Germany. 1959.
Galleria Peccolo, Livorno, Italy, 1988.
Galleri Weinberger, Copenhagen, Denmark, 1990.
Holland-Goldowsky Gallery (with Alfred Leslie), Chicago, IL, 1960.
Kantor Gallery, Beverly Hills, CA, 1960.
Krane, Susan. Albright-Knox Gallery, The Painting and Sculpture Collection:
Acquisitions since 1972.
The Buffalo Fine Arts Academy, Buffalo, NY, 1987.
Manny Silverman Gallery. Michael Goldberg, Los Angeles, CA, 1999.
Manny Silverman Gallery. Michael Goldberg: Selected Paintings 1951-1961,
Los Angeles, CA, 1994.
Michael Goldberg: Over the Moon: Paintings 2000-2002. Joint exhibition catalogue:
Manny Silverman Gallery, Los Angeles, CA; Lennon, Weinberg, Inc., New York, NY;
Thomas McCormick Gallery, Chicago, IL, 2003.
Museum of Contemporary Art and the University of California Press. In Memory of
My Feelings: Frank O’ Hara and American Art, Los Angeles, CA, 1999.
The Museum of Modern Art. Fourth Annual International Art Exhibition. New York,
NY, 1957.
O’Hara, Frank. “Why I am Not a Painter” (1956), on the cover of the catalog for
New Paintings: Michael Goldberg. At the Martha Jackson Gallery, New York, NY,
Palazzo Comunale. La Memoria Dell Antico: Pittura Michael Goldberg, Venzone,
Italy, 1991.
Sandler, Irving H. Abstract Expressionism in the United States, Centro Cultural Arte
Contemporaneo, A.C., Mexico, 1996.
Schimmel, Paul, B.H. Friedman, John Bernard Myers, Robert Rosenblum.
Action/Precision: The New Direction in New York 1955-60. Published for the
exhibition at the Newport Harbor Art Museum, Newport Beach, CA 1984.
Walker Art Center. Sixty American Paintings, 1960: Abstract Expressionism of the
Fifties, Minneapolis, MN, 1960.
Walker Art Center. Vanguard 1955, Minneapolis, MN, 1955.
Weatherspoon Art Gallery, University of North Carolina. 29th Annual Exhibition of
Art on Paper, Greensboro, NC, 1993.
Whitney Museum of American Art. Young America 1957: Thirty American Painters
and Sculptors Under 35, New York, NY, 1957.
Worcester Art Museum. The Stamp of Impulse: Abstract Expressionist Prints,
Worcester, MA, 2001.
Yellowstone Art Musuem. The Most Difficult Journey: The Poindexter Collections of
American Modernist Painting, Billings, MT, 2002.