Selected Bibliography

 

PERIODICALS

1934    “Tiffany Artists Are Now on View at Grand Central”. ARTnews, October 27, 1934.

             Devree, Howard. “In the Galleries: Rowlandson to Fledglings”.  The New York Times.              

1936    “In One-Man Exhibit Here”. The Nashville Tennessean, May 16, 1936.

             Cole, Frances. “Wickiser Exhibit at Studio Club Show Wide Variety” Nashville, TN.

            “Symposium in Fine Arts to Be Held”. Baton Rouge, LA: The Reveille, July 24, 1936.

            “Tennessee Paintings, Ten by Nashvillians, on Way to N.Y. Show”. Nashville, TN.

1937    “Club Speaker Says America Must Have Own Expressive Art”.

              Marfeesboro, TN: Women’s Features-Society, January 2, 1937.

1939    “Girl in A Doorway by Ralph Wickiser”. The Times-Picayune New Orleans      

             States, November 12, 1939.

             Amrine, Mike. “N.O. Is Reaching Maturity In Art As 8 Shows Open in

              3 Galleries”. December 3, 1939.

1940      Jenkins, Jerry. “Works of Wickiser Shown in Exhibition”. May 15, 1940.

              “Wickiser’s Etching to be Shown Sunday”. Canton, NY, May 22, 1940.

1941      “‘Girl at Mirror’ in the Making”. February 22, 1941.

              “Wickiser Show”. Baton Rouge, LA: Morning Advocate, March 30, 1941.

              “L.S.U. Artists to Exhibit Work at Three Shows”. Baton Rouge, LA, 
              April 13,  1941.

              “Two Little Theaters Plan 1941 Season - L.S.U Shows Have Variety”.

              Baton Rouge, LA, September 14,1941.

              “Wickiser Named New Art Head at University”. Baton Rouge, LA:                       

               Morning Advocate,  September 14, 1941.

               “Two Positions Filled on L.S.U Faculty”. New Orleans, LA: The Times-

               Picayune, September 15, 1941.

              “Dr. R. Wickiser Heads University Art Department”. Baton Rouge,                     

               LA: State Times, September 15, 1941.

              “Chairman”. New Orleans, LA: The Times-Picayune, September 15, 1941.

              “Southern Group Members to Be on Hand for Opening of Art Exhibit at

               L.S.U. Today”. Baton Rouge, LA, October 12, 1941.

              “Southern Group Opens Exhibit”, October 14, 1941.

              “Dr. Wickiser,  Lecturer Art League Exhibition”. New Orleans, LA:

              The Times-Picayune, October 16, 1941.

               “Southern Group Will Meet As New Art Exhibit Opens”. New Orleans,          

                LA: The Times-Picayune, October 19, 1941.

               “L.S.U. Art Classes to Be Open for Visitors; Southern Exhibit Up”.

               Baton Rouge, LA: Morning Advocate.

               “40 Local Artists Are Included in Show of Art Commission”.

               Baton Rouge, LA: Morning Advocate.

              “Wickiser Exhibit at Southwestern”. Baton Rouge, LA: Morning

               Advocate.

1942      “Wickiser Painting to Continue Tour”. New Orleans, LA:

               The Times-Picayune,  February 22, 1942.

              “Wickiser Paints with Prolific Brush”. Baton Rouge, LA:

               The Summer Reveille, August 18,1942.

1943      Darling, W. M. “Pen, Chisel and Brush”. New Orleans, LA: The Times-                          

              Picayune, March 14, 1943.

1946     “Wickiser’s Lithograph Takes High Award in the Fifth Annual

               Louisiana Artists Show Here”. Baton Rouge, LA: State-Times, May 14,   1946.

             “Orleans Artists Show Best Work”. New Orleans, LA: The Times-     

              Picayune, May 15, 1946.

            “Halloween Fun”. Baton Rouge, LA: State Times, October 30, 1946.

             Browne, Vivian. “Six Southern Artists to Exhibit at UC’s Annual Show

            on Nov. 17”. The Chattanooga Times, November 10, 1946.

1947     Harrell. “Mardi Gras Day Illustrated by Durieux, Wickiser, and

              McCrady”. Baton Rouge, LA: Morning Advocate.

             ”The American Highway- Lithography by Ralph L. Wickiser”. New

              York, NY: Standard Oil Company (New Jersey), 14-18, June, 1947.

1948     “Mardi Gras Gayety Fills Joyous Book”. Chicago Sunday Tribune.

              Tallant. “Mardi Gras in Pen, Brush”. New Orleans, LA: The

              Times-Picayune, January, 1948.

              “Jokes on the Joker”. Times-Picayune New Orleans State Magazine, 20-21,

              February 8, 1948.

               Wedeck, Harry E. “New Orleans Carnival”. The New York Times,

               February 8, 1948.

                Giloin, Aida Mumford. “Louisiana Trapper Paintings by Ralph

                Wickiser”. Dearborn, MI: Ford Times, 42, February 1948.          

1950       Shane, George. “Delta Artists Draw From Local Scenes”. Des Moines

               Sunday Register, 1, 12, July 9, 1950.

1951    “Wickiser, W.A.A. Chairman Praises Artists’ Activities”. Kingston,                        

              NY: News Leader,  September 7, 1951.

             “Gift to Art Commission”. Baton Rouge, LA: Morning Advocate,                               

              November 19, 1951.

             “Presented to Art Commission”. Baton Rouge, LA: State Times,                               

              November, 1951.

1952      Frankfurter, Alfred. “In the Painters’ Own Words”. A Book Review of                         

              The Art of the Artist, The New York Times, January 27, 1952.

              Bier, Justin. “Wickiser Work”. Louisville, KY: The Courier-Journal,

              5, 4, March 23, 1952.   

1953     Rivers, Bill. “Ph.D. With a Palette”. Baton Rouge, LA: Morning

             Advocate Magazine, November  29, 1953.           

1954      “Art Association Opens Annual Jury Show”. Riders’ Digest,

               7, March 22, 1954.

              Wickiser, Ralph. “Tradition Is Guide Post to Past; Problem Is to Get                               

              Closer to Life”. Woodstock, NY: Woodstock Press, 5, September 9, 1954.

1955      Wickiser, Ralph. “A Contemporary Painters Attitude Toward Tradition’’.

               College Art Journal XIV, Spring 1955.

 

1958      “An Introduction to Art Education”. School Arts: The Art Education Magazine,

                February, 1958.

1959       “Chairman of Art  Education At Pratt Institute”. Greenup, IL:

                Greenup Press, August 20, 1959.

1965       “Wickiser Named as Chairman of Graduate Programs”.

                Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY: Prattler , May 14, 1965.

1966        Bartczak, Peter.  “Wickiser: The Work and the Man”. Brooklyn, NY:  Prattler.

1968      “Pratt Director Has Exhibit At Eastern Illinois University”.

               New York and Brooklyn Daily, January 24, 1968.

             “Wickiser Exhibition at Eastern Illinois University”

1976     “Ralph Wickiser - Lotus”. The Village Voice, April 19, 1976.

             “ART: Wickiser - Lotus Gallery”. The New York Times, April 24, 1976.

1977     “The Woodstock Landscape”. Woodstock Times, December 8,1977.

1982      Combs, Tram. Wickiser’s Common Glories”. Woodstock Times, 12.

              November 18, 1982.

             “Ralph Wickiser: New Look in Landscape Painting”. Woodstock Times, 

               November 18, 1982.

1983      “Art Notes: WAA Membership Meeting”. May 26, 1983. 

               Isaacs, Lei. “Wickiser Art UCCA Gallery”. Woodstock Times,
               October 13, 1983.

             “UCCA Juried Exhibition Opens New Gallery”. Woodstock Times, 

              December 15, 1983.      

1984    “Alice Baber Estate Gives Paintings to Tarble Center”. Charleston,

             IL: Mid-Illinois Newspapers, February 1, 1984. 

1987   “Dialogues at WAA”. Woodstock Times,  June 18, 1987.

1990    George, Jean Craighead. “Woodstock’s Wickiser Featured in Two               

             Shows”. Kingston, NY: Sunday Freeman, 7, December  23, 1990.

            “Wickiser In the City”. Woodstock Times, 20, December 20, 1990. 

1991    Wise, Tad. “Pieces of Eight”. Woodstock Times, August, 1991.

1992    Twine, Tinker. “Natural Man: Artist Limns Rock and Stream with Easy

            Grace”. Woodstock Times, September 17, 1992.

            Shine, James G. “Park West Exhibit Shows First-Class Collection”.

            Kingston , NY: Daily Freeman, October 30, 1992.

1993    Shine, James G. “The Artists’ Lovely World of Landscapes”. Kingston,

            NY: Daily Freeman, May 28, 1993.

            Shine, James G. “Gallery at Park West - The First Two Years”. Kingston,

            NY: The Kingston Freeman, February 26, 1993.

            “Meditations”. New York, NY: The Villager, April 21, 1993.

1994    Raynor, Vivien. “Contemporary Variations on a Timeless Hudson Valley

            Theme”. The New York Times, July 24, 1994.
1995    Nakayama, Mikiko. “Ralph Wickiser: Nature is the Most Beautiful”.

            New York Magazine, 26, August, 1995.

1996    “New York Art Scene: Ralph Wickiser”. Tokyo, Japan: Asahi Art

            Pictorial, 7, February, 1996.

1996-97  Sumiko, Kaneko. Tokyo, Japan: Art Vision, Winter, 24-2, 76, 1996-1997.
1997    Gladstone, Valerie. “Ralph Wickiser”. ARTnews, 166, October, 1997.

            “Art Center Features Landscape Works, McEwan and Wickiser Paintings

            ‘Massive’”. Parkersburg, WV: The Parkersburg Sentinel, 9, July 21, 1997.

           Muller, Seth. “Study in Contrasts, Summer Exhibit Merges Realism,                                  

           Abstract Art”.

            Bace, Bill. “Visual Culture’s Living Treasures”. New York, NY: Review,

            3, May 1, 1997.

1999    Henry, Gerrit. “The Four Seasons”. Art in America, December, 1999.

2003    Cleveland, David. “Reviews: The Reflected Stream, The Early Years        

            1975-1985 ”. ARTnews, October, 2003.

2006    “Lani Tupu.” Farscape.com, June 2006. Accessed January 2012:
            http://www.watchfarscape.com/index.php?option=com_ content&task=view&id=194&Itemid=2.   

2007    Arbogast, Joanne. “Lore Degenstein Gallery Presents Ralph Wickiser

            Exhibition”. Selinsgrove, PA: The Daily Item, 4, November 8, 2007.

            Kidd, Victoria. “Lore Degenstein Gallery Presents Ralph Wickiser

            Exhibition.” susqu.edu, Susquehanna University, November, 2007.

            Accessed January 2012: http://www.susqu.edu/news/16657.asp.

2009    Greben, Deidre S., “Ralph L. Wickiser.“ New York, NY: ARTnews, June,             

            2009, p. 107.

2012    “Ralph L. Wickiser, One Of The Artists Presented By Walter Wickiser        

            Gallery At Art Chicago, 2011.” mapanare.com, May, 2011. Accessed

            January 2012: http://www.mapanare.us/10/post/2011/5/ralph-l-wick               

            iser-presented-by-walter-wickiser-gallery.html.

            “Ralph L Wickiser.” The Arteur: thestarryeye network. Accessed January            

             2012: http://thestarryeye.typepad.com/art/2011/07/ralph-l-wickiser. html.                                  

            “Ralph Wickiser.” Art in Embassies; US Department of State. Accessed                              

            January 2012: http://art.state.gov/ArtistDetail.aspx?id=164064.

            Rodeiro, Jose. “Bio.” Jose Rodeiro Art; rodeiro-art.com. Accessed January            

           2012: http://rodeiro-art.com/index.php?option=com_content&view=arti          

           cle&id=2&Itemid=2.      

            “Art Toronto 2012” Dilettante’s Diary. Accessed October 2012:
             http://www.dilettantesdiary.com/id215.html

 

 Books and Catalogs

1952            Hunter, E. R. Seventh Southeastern Annual Exhibition. Exhibition Catalog.

                   September 28- October 12, 1952, Atlanta, GA: High Museum of Art,

                   Atlanta Art Associations.

1953           Annual Exhibitions of Contemporary American Painting

                   October 15 -December 6, 1953, New York, NY: Whitney Museum of                             

                   American Art.

1961           The Author and Writers Who’s Who. London, England.

1962-63      Dictionary of International Biography. London, England.

1968           Watkins, Benjamin. A Retrospective Exhibition of Paintings

                   Exhibition Catalog.  January 7 - February 8, 1968, Charleston, IL: Paul T.             

                   Sargent Gallery, Eastern Illinois University,

1970           The Dictionary of British and American Writers. London, England.

1970-71     Who’s Who in America. Chicago, IL: Marquis.

1971          Directory of Education Specialist. Baltimore, MD, Spring 1971.

                  The Author and Writers Who’s Who. London, England.

                  The Blue Book: Leaders of the English Speaking World. London,

                  England: St. James Press.

1972         Who’s Who in the United States.

                 The Blue Book: Leaders of the English Speaking World. London,

                 England: St. James Press.

1972-73   The National Register of Prominent Americans & International,

                 Notables. Venice, FL: Research Center.

1973          Dictionary of International Biography New York Art Year Book.

                  Who’s Who in American Art. New York, NY: Bowker.

                  The Blue Book: Leaders of the English Speaking World. London,

                  England: St. James Press.

 1973-75    Who’s Who. New York, NY: USPRS.

                  Who’s Who in the East. Boston, MA: Roosevelt & Larkin.

                  Who’s Who in Art. Trade Press.

                  The Writer’s Directory. New York, NY: St. Martin’s Press.

1974          Dictionary of International Biography. London, England.

1975           Who’s Who in the United States.

1975-76     New York Art Year Book.

1978          The Blue Book: Leaders of the English Speaking World. London,

                  England: St. James Press.

1979          The Blue Book: Leaders of the English Speaking World. London,

                  England: St. James Press.

1981          Who’s Who in American Art. Jaques Cattell Press.

1983          Who’s Who in America. Chicago, IL: Marquis.

1988          Krantz, Les. The New York Art Review. Chicago, IL: American References

                 Publishing, 1272, 1274, 1288.

1991          Combs, Tram. Ralph Wickiser. Exhibition Catalog, November 16 -

                   December 6, 1991, New York, NY: Z Gallery.

1993           Five Artists Haenah-Kent Group Exhibition Catalog. Exhibition Catalog. 

                   September 18 - October 13, 1993,  New York, NY: Haenah-Kent Gallery

1994           Combs, Tram. Ralph Wickiser, The Reflected Stream and the Covered Apple                             

                  Tree, Paintings 1978 - 1993. Exhibition Catalog, New York, NY:

                   Walter Wickiser Gallery, Inc., April, 1994.

1996         Wei, Lilly.  Ralph Wickiser, The Compassion Series, Paintings 1950 - 1956.

                  Exhibition Catalog. New York, NY: Walter Wickiser Gallery, Inc.,
                  January, 1996.

1997         Tully, Judd. Purple Rocks & Then Some: Recent Abstract Landscape Paintings of

                 Ralph Wickiser. Ralph Wickiser, The Reflected Stream 1996 - 1997. Exhibition

                Catalog. New York, NY: Walter Wickiser Gallery, Inc., April, 1997.

                Zevitas, Steven. New American Paintings, NYC Artists. Wellesley, MA:                          

               Open Studio Press, 108-109, 127, June, 1997.

2000       Tortora, Lydia. Ralph Wickiser, The Four Seasons, Works From the 1970’s.

               Exhibition Catalog. New York, NY: Walter Wickiser Gallery, Inc., April, 2000.

               Wickiser, Jane. Ralph Wickiser, The Covered Apple Tree 1987 - 1998. Exhibition

               Catalog, New York, NY: Walter Wickiser Gallery, Inc., April, 2000.

2003       Henry, Gerrit. The Reflected Stream, The Early Years 1975-1985. New York,

               NY: Walter Wickiser Gallery, Inc. October, 2003.

2009       Cleveland, David. The Reflected Stream, The Early Years 1975-1985. New

               York, NY: Walter Wickiser Gallery, Inc., February, 2009.

2010       Cleveland, David A., A History of American Tonalism: 1880-1920. New York,                       

                NY: Hudson Hills Press: 2010. 

                Dean, Kevin. REAL(ists). Sarasota, FL: Selby Gallery, Ringling College of               

               Art and Design, 2010.

2012       Cleveland, David. The Reflected Stream, The Abstract Years 1985-1998. New

               York, NY: Walter Wickiser Gallery, Inc., April, 2012.

2013       Wickiser, Walter. The Covered Apple Tree 1987-1998 and Shadows on the Grass                   

               1996-1998. New York, NY: Walter Wickiser Gallery, Inc., April, 2013.

Author of the Following Books

1946                Encyclopedia of the Arts. (Contributing Editor)

1947                An Introduction To Art Activities. New York, NY: Henry Holt and Company,

                         Inc.

1948                Mardi Gras Day. with Caroline Durieux; John McCrady, New York, NY:

                        Henry Holt and Company,Inc.

1957               An Introduction to Art Education. Yonkers-on-Hudson, NY: World Book

                        Company.

 

Video Documentaries & Television Appearences

1991    “Five Artists Show” at Pratt Manhattan Center, Puck Building,

             Soho, NY, Produced by Bill Page, Images Art, New York, Manhattan

             and Paragon Television

1992    “Ralph Wickiser”, Produced by Bill Page, Images Art, New York, Manhattan  

            and Paragon Television

 

LECTURES
1946    Chattanooga Art Association

1949    Vassar College, Woodstock Art Conference - Moderator

1950    University of Florida

1951    Bard College, Conference on Art in the Liberal Arts College

            New York Public Library, “In Search of the Muse”

            College Art Association, “The Artist as Teacher”

1952    Michigan State University, Graduate Seminar on Art Education

            Michigan Art Education Association “Art and Value”

            Fourth Annual Woodstock Art Conference, “Aesthetics and the Artist”

1953    American Council of Learned        Societies Conference

            on Art and Art Education, Washington, DC

1954    Dallas Art Education Association

1955    Stephen Austin College

1957    SUNY Potsdam, Spring Festival of the Arts

1961,63  Patterson State College

1962     New Jersey Art Education Association, Atlantic City

1963     University of Minnesota

             St. Joseph’s Women’s College, Brooklyn, New York

1977     University of Florida at Tampa