Romare Bearden Fundation

special program

BEARDEN IN HIS OWN WORDS: Writings & Interviews (Arranged by Year)
1930s | 1940s | 1950s | 1960s | 1970s | 1980s | 1990s

ABOUT BEARDEN: Articles, Books & Exhibition Catalogues (Arranged by Author)
A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

The Painted Sounds of Romare Bearden. (exhibition catalogue) Council for
Creative Projects, New York, 1994.

Patterson, Tom. “A Clear Vision: Romare Bearden’s Career Celebrated in
Two Exhibits.” Winston-Salem Journal, December 17, 1995, E1, E3.

Patton, Sharon. “A Divine Presence in the Art of Romare Bearden.”
Prism/Yale Institute of Sacred Music, Worship, and the Arts 15 (1992): 29-
32.

Payne, Les. "America's Greatest (Overlooked) Artist." New York Newsday,
January 17, 1981, cover, 6-11, 18-20.

Payne, Les. "Jazz Came Alive on His Canvas." New York Newsday,
December 9, 1990, Currents: 6.

Payne, Les. “Portrait of an Artist Who Defied Easy Label.” New York
Newsday
, November 28, 2004, Opinion.

"People in the News." Encore American, December 4, 1978, 42-43.

Plagens, Peter. “Cut Out for Greatness.” Newsweek (September 22, 2003).

Pomeroy, Ralph. "Black Persephone." Art News (October 1967): 44-45, 73-73.

Porter, James Amos. Modern Negro Art. New York: Dryden Press, 1943.

Powell, Richard J. ‘What Becomes a Legend Most? Reflections on Romare
Bearden.” Transition (1992): 63-72.

Princenthal, Nancy. "Romare Bearden at Cordier & Ekstrom." Art in
America
(February 1987).

Prigoff, James and Robin J. Dunitz. Walls of Heritage, Walls of Pride:
African American Murals.
San Francisco: Pomegranate Communications,
Inc., 2000.

Proctor, Roy. “Breathtaking. National Gallery Retrospective Portrays
Breadth of Romare Bearden’s Vision.” Richmond Times Dispatch,
September 21, 2003.

Puente, Maria. “In Retrospect: Prolific Artistry of Romare Bearden.” USAToday,
September 12, 2003.

Purdie, James. "Gallery Review." The Globe and Mail. [Toronto] September
1, 1979.