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Emily Mason Bibliography


Arn, Jackson. “Consistently Cool,” Art in America/ArtNews, February 11, 2021.

Artnet Gallery Network. “Here Are 8 of Our Favorite Booths at Art Basel Miami Beach,” artnet, December 2, 2021.

Buhe, Elizabeth. “Emily Mason: Chelsea Paintings,” The Brooklyn Rail, February 2021.

Chernick, Karen. “With a Room of Her Own, Emily Mason’s Ethereal Abstractions Bloomed,” Hyperallergic, January 11, 2021.

Goodman, Wendy. “Artist Emily Mason’s Studio is Just as She Left It,” New York Magazine, March 1, 2021.

Heinrich, Will. “4 Art Gallery Shows to See Right Now,” The New York Times, January 17, 2021.


Ebony, David. “Tribute to Emily Mason (1932-2019),” The Brooklyn Rail, February 12, 2020.

Genzlinger, Neil. “Emily Mason, Who Created Colorful Canvases, Is Dead at 87,” The New York Times, February 7, 2020.


Distler, Arlene, “Her art, her way,” The Commons, The Arts/Column, no. 495, January 30, 2019.

Weiss-Tisman, Howard. “Brattleboro Museum Displays Decades Of Work By Southern Vt. Abstract Artist Emily Mason,” January 3, 2019.


Carstens, Rosemary. “Emily Mason: A Devotion to Color,” Western Art & Architecture, April/May 2018.

Dorfman, John. “Chromatic Harmonies,” Art & Antiques Magazine, January 30, 2018.

McLister, Iris. “Palette Envy,” Santa Fe Reporter, April 24, 2018.


Ebony, David. “David Ebony’s Top 10 New York Gallery Shows This Winter,” artnet News, February 7, 2017.

Marcel, Joyce. “A Fortunate Life: Morning Coffee with Wolf Kahn and Emily Mason,” Vermont Arts & Living, Fall 2017.

Malone, Peter. “Emily Mason Paintings Revel in the Ambiguity of Proximity,” Hamptons Art Hub, January 31, 2017.

“Wolf Kahn and Emily Mason Honored with Lifetime Award,” The Brattleboro Reformer, June 6, 2017.


Holmes, Jessica. “Emily Mason: The Intuitive Print,” The Brooklyn Rail, June 2016.

olf Kahn and Emily Mason Honored with Lifetime Award,” The Brattleboro Reformer, June 6, 2017.


Landi, Ann. “Emily Mason at LewAllen Galleries.” Artnews, Summer, 2014, p. 100.

McLister, Iris. “Emily Mason.” Visual Art Source (VAS), May 24, 2014, sec. Editorial.


Kagan, Dick. “High Color: The Art of Emily Mason.” Hyland, May 2013, pp. 230-250.

“The Lookout, A Weekly Guide to Shows You Won’t Want to Miss: Emily Mason at David Findlay, Jr.” Art in America, March 28, 2013.


Potter, Jon. “The Gift of Generosity; Museum Dedicates Newly Renovated Gallery to Local Painters.” Brattleboro Reformer (Vermont), July 4, 2011, p. 1.

Grant, Daniel. “Calling a Painting ‘Done’.” The Huffington Post, May 16, 2011, sec. Huffpost Arts & Culture.

Bui, Phong. “Artseen: Emily Mason, Recent Paintings.” The Brooklyn Rail, April 2011.

“Arts Agenda.” City Arts (New York), 2011, March 9—22.


Armitage, Diana. “Reviews: Emily Mason, at LewAllen Galleries at the Railyard, Santa Fe.” Art in America, October 2010, p. 194.


Feinstein, Lea. “Winter Color.” Artnews, June 2008, p. 134.

Art Ltd., May 2008, p. 68.


“Calendar: Ladies First.” The New York Sun, December 14, 2007, p. 14.

“Calendar: Fields of Gold.” The New York Sun, March 14, 2007, p. 12.


Leffingwell, Edward. “Alice Trumbull Mason, Emily Mason and Cecily Kahn at Hunter College.” Art in America, May 2006, p. 193.

Kamholz, Roger. “Artseen: Three Generations of Abstract Painting—Alice Trumbull Mason, Emily Mason, and Cecily Kahn’ The Brooklyn Rail, December 2005/ January 2006.

Little, Carl. “Ogonquit Museum of American Art, Ogonquit, ME: The Art of Emily Mason.” Art New England, December 2005/January 2006, p. 25.


Lischer-Goodband, Diana. “Emily Mason Paints with an Instinct for Color.” Gallery Walk (Brattleboro, Vermont), September 2005.

“The Art of Emily Mason.” Antiques and the Arts Weekly, July 1, 2005, p. 11.

Emily Mason at David Findlay Jr. Fine Art” Abstract Art Online, May 2005.

Kamholz, Roger. “Artseen: Emily Mason, Recent Paintings, David Findlay Jr. Fine Art.” The Brooklyn Rail, April 2005.


Berlind, Robert. “Emily Mason at David Findlay.” Art in America, June 2003, p. 118.

Fishbein, Jennifer. “Gallery-Going.” The New York Sun, April 3, 2003, sec. Arts and Letters, p. 17.

Robinson, Walter. “Reviews: Weekend Update (Emily Mason at David Findlay Jr Fine Art).” Artnet Magazine, March 28, 2003.


“All American Show at David Findlay, Jr.” Antiques and the Arts Weekly, August 3, 2001, p. 8.


Bell, J. Bowyer. “Emily Mason: Recent Paintings.• Review, February 15, 1999, p. 37.


Esplund, Lance, comp. Modern Painters: New York, 100 Gallery Guide 1998 (supplement to Modern Painters magazine), Spring 1998, p. 11.


Pardee, Hearne. “Emily Mason: MB Modern.” Artnews, May 1997, p. 168.

Wadsworth, Susan M. “New Hampshire: Spheris Gallery, Walpole—Wolf Kahn and Emily Mason.” Art New England, February/March 1997, p. 45.


Levinthal, Beth, ed. HTAL Newsletter (Huntington Township Art League), April/May 1994, pp. cover, 2, 6.

Wix, Elizabeth. “Mix of Quirky, Modest Art at the Huntington Museum.” Newsday, February 19, 1994, p. 90.

Harrison, Hellen A. “Figures, Puppets, Human Relations, and Other Statements.” The New York Times, March 6, 1994, sec. Arts, p. 14.

Wallace, George. “HTAL Show: Wide Vision, High Achievement.” The Record (Huntington, New York), February 16, 1994.


Scott, William P. “Emily Mason at Borgenicht and Associated American Artists.” Art In America, November 1990, pp. 204-205.


Art Now: Philadelphia Gallery Guide, March 1984, pp. cover, PH-2.


Jamo, A.A. “Mother/Daughter Art Exhibit.” Unidentified publication, 1982.

Rose, Barbara. “Two Generations of Women Painters…Art with Something to Teach.” Vogue, September 1982, p. 165.

Glueck, Grace. “Sculpture: On the Beach.” The New York Times, June 25, 1982, sec. C p. 27.


Town Tropics (Princeton, New Jersey) November 12, 1980.

Shirley, David L. “The Brushstroke Springs to Life.” The New York Times, April 6, 1980, sec. Arts, p. 17.

“Cultural Happenings in the Tri-State Area.” The Trentonian, November 9, 1980.

Preston, Malcolm. “Art Review: Titles That Point to Nature.” Newsday, April 8, 1890, part II, p. 30.


Kingsley, April. “Wave the Magic Wand.” The Soho Weekly News, May 5, 1977, p. 21.


Stout, Chaewoon Koh. “Brattleboro Show of Kahn and Mason.” Unidentified publication, August 17, 1974.

“Art Exhibit Saturday at Brattleboro Museum.” Brattleboro Reformer (Vermont), August 8, 1974, p. 9.

“Art and Money: Group Portrait with Accountant: Rubin Gorewitz and the Revenge of Art,” Esquire, pp. 124-125, November 1, 1974.


Sak, Betty. “Emily Mason to Have Show of Paintings.” The Brattleboro Daily Reformer (Vermont), 1968.


“Husband, Wife Show at Marlboro [Marlboro College].” The Brattleboro Daily Reformer (Vermont), May 10, 1967, p. 18.


Canaday, John. “Pastel Anthology.” The New York Times, January 29, 1966, sec. Arts, p. 23.


Carver, Mabel MacDonald. “Back on Broadway.” The Villager (Greenwich Village), March 4, 1965, p. 7.


Raynor, Vivien. “In the Galleries: Emily Mason.” Arts Magazine, April 1961, pp. 64-65.


Stewart, Lloyd. “New Exhibition Is Intended to Show Painting Ability.” Fort Worth Star-Telegram, February 21, 1960, p. 13.

Canaday, John. “Tenth Street: Dedicated to Admirable Propositions, It Must Not Expect to Be Coddled.” The New York Times, January 17, 1960, sec. Arts, p. 11.