Muchnic, Suzanne. Helen Lundeberg: Poetry, Space, Silence. West Hollywood, CA: Louis Stern Fine Arts, 2014.

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Chambers, Marie. Infinite Distance: Architectural Compositions by Helen Lundeberg. West Hollywood, CA: Louis Stern Fine Arts, 2007.

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Hickey, Dave, and Diane D. Moran. Helen Lundeberg and the Illusory Landscape: Five Decades of Painting. West Hollywood, CA: Louis Stern Fine Arts, 2004.



Helen Lundeberg: American Painter. Video, 56 minutes, Atmosphere Productions, 1987.

Lundeberg, Helen. Interview conducted by Betty Hoag, 17 March 1965. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C. (with Lorser Feitelson), reel 3419.

Interview conducted by Jan Butterfield, 29 August 1980. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution. Washington, D.C., reel 3198. 

Helen Lundeberg. Oral History Program, University of California, Los Angeles (1982), interviewed by Fidel Danieli.

New Deal Art: California. Video interview conducted by Lydia Modi Vitale and Steven Gelber, 14 March 1975. de Saisset Museum, Santa Clara University, California. (with Lorser Feitelson). 


General Works


Monro, Isabel Stevenson, and Kate M. Monro. Index to Reproductions of American Paintings. New York: H. W. Wilson, 1948, p. 398.


Baur, John I. H. Revolution and Tradition in Modern American Art. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1951, p. 106.

Pousette-Dart, Nathaniel. (ed.) American Painting Today. New York: Hastings House, 1956, p. 55.


Jean, Marcel. The History of Surrealist Painting. New York: Grove Press, 1960, p. 273.

Index to Reproductions of American Paintings. First Supplement. New York: H. W. Wilson, 1964, p. 267.

Rickey, George. Constructivism: Origins and Evolution. New York: George Braziller, 1967, p. 132-133.


Catalog of the Permanent Collection of Painting and Sculpture. San Francisco: San Francisco Museum of Art, 1970, p. 102-103.

Plagens, Peter. Sunshine Muse: Contemporary Art on the West Coast. New York: Praeger, 1974, p. 18-19, 117.

Moure, Nancy Dustin Wall. Dictionary of Art and Artists in Southern California Before 1930. Los Angeles: Dustin Publications, 1975, p. 155.

Moure, Phyllis. Artists’ Clubs and Exhibitions in Los Angeles Before 1930. Los Angeles: Dustin Publications, 1975.

Cummings, Paul. Dictionary of Contemporary American Artists. New York: St. Martin’s Press, 1977, p. 321.

Smith, Lyn Wall, and Nancy Dustin Wall Moure. Index to Reproductions of American Paintings. Metuchen, N. J.: Scarecrow Press, 1977, p. 379.

Munro, Eleanor. Originals: American Women Artists. New York: Simon & Schuster, 1979, p. 25, 170-177, 494-495.


Hopkins, Henry. 50 West Coast Artists: A Critical Selection of Painters and Sculptors Working in California with Portraits by Mimi Jacobs. San Francisco: Chronicle Books, 1981, p. 108-109.

Rubinstein, Charlotte S. American Women Artists: From the Early Indian Times to the Present. Boston: G.K. Hall, New York: Avon Books, 1982, p. 252-254, 336.

Kahan, Mitchell Douglas. “Subjective Currents in American Painting of the 1930s.” Ph.D. dissertation, City University of  New York, 1983.

Heller, Nancy G. Women Artists: An Illustrated History. New York: Abbeville Press, 1987, p. 159-160.

Marrow, Marva. Inside the L. A. Artist. Salt Lake City: Peregrine Smith Books, 1988, p. 65

Olson, Joan Peterson. “A Critical Analysis of Space in the Painting of Helen Lundeberg.” Thesis, California State University, Long Beach, 1988.

California Painters: New Work. San Francisco: Chronicle Books, 1989, p.94-96.

Moore, Sylvia. Yesterday and Tomorrow: California Women Artists. New York: Midmarch Arts Press, 1989.


Trenton, Patricia. (ed.) Independent Spirits: Women Painters of the American West, 1890-1945. Berkley: University of California Press, 1995, p. 74, 80, 92, 93, 96, 98, 102.

Karlstrom, Paul, J. (ed.) On the Edge of America: California Modernist Art, 1900-1950. Berkeley: University of California, 1996, p. 174-176, 183-191.


Duncan, Michael. “Post Surrealism: Genesis and Equilibrium.” Pasadena Museum of California Art and the Nora Eccles Harrison Museum. Pasadena, California, and Logan, Utah: Utah State University, 2002.

Trenton, Patricia. “Before the World Moved In: Early Modernist Still Life in California, 1920-1950.” The Not-So-Still Life: A Century of California Painting and Sculpture. Landauer, Susan, Gerdts, William H. et al, eds. San Jose Museum of Art, exhibition catalogue. London: University of California Press, 2003, plate 63, p. 69-71.

Armstrong, Elizabeth, Michael Boyd, Anna Brouwer, and Mary Trent. Birth of the Cool: California Art, Design, and Culture at Midcentury. Newport Beach: Orange County Museum of Art, 2007, p. 5, 38,39, 82, 83, 85, 86 88, 90, 92, 293.


Articles and Reviews



Millier, Arthur. “Something for All Tastes on Week’s Art Bill of Fare.” Los Angeles Times, 10 September 1933, Il, p. 4. R.

Millier, Arthur. “Surrealists Take Time by Forelock and Stage Exhibit.” Los Angeles Times, 25 November 1934, Il. p. 6. R.


Clements, Grace. “New Content – New Form.” Art Front, March 1936.

Jewell, Edward Alden. “Brisk Pace in Museums.” The New York Times, 17 May 1936, p.10.

Mac-Gurrin, Buckley. “Home-made Art Movement Performs as Scheduled.” Rob Wagner’s Script (Los Angeles), 25 July 1936, p. 16.

“Postsurrealism, the Supermodern.” The Literary Digest, 11 July 1936, p. 23. R.


“Paint, Theory, Prints Liven This Week’s Art Exhibitions.” Los Angeles Times, 29 September 1935, Il, p.7.


“Hitting High Spots of Midseason Art Show.” Los Angeles Times, 12 March 1939, III, p. 8. R.


“First Section of World’s Longest Petrachrome Mural Installed in Park.” Los Angeles Times, 6 November 1940, p. 16.


Dickey, Dan. “The Visual Arts.” San Diego Daily Journal, 11 January 1945, pp. 18-19.

Millier, Arthur. “Woman Has Edge in Show of Drawings.” Los Angeles Times, 7 Janury 1945, III, p. 4


“Fullerton City Hall.” Architect and Engineer, December 1941, p. 24-25.


Millier, Arthur. “Imaginative, Fantastic in Art Shown.” Los Angeles Times, 4 January 1948, III, p.4.

“Youth Keys Southland’s Art Display.” Los Angeles Times, 23 May 1948, III, p. 6.


Millier, Arthur. “W. P. A. Art Project’s Last Works Adorn Patriotic Hall.” Los Angeles Times, 10 January 1943, III, p. 5.

Millier, Arthur. “Mysticism and Allegory Mark Associations Show.” Los Angeles Times, 31 January 1943, III, p. 5.


“Dual Show seen in Works at Art Center Galleries.” Los Angeles Daily News, 16 July 1949, p. 21.

Frankenstein, Alfred. “Around the Local Galleries.” San Francisco Chronicle, 10 April 1949, pp. 19-20.

Millier, Arthur. “Exhibit is Contrast of Vigor and Delicacy.” Los Angeles Times, 17 July 1949, IV, p. 6.


“Los Angeles Museum’s 3rd Group Show.” Arts and Architecture, October 1944, pp. 19, 22.

Macdonald-Wright, S. “Art.” Rob Wagner’s Script (Los Angeles), 21 October 1944, p. 30.


“$1000 Purchase Prize Winner in L.A. County Museum’s Annual Art Exhibition.” Los Angeles Times, 2 July 1950, p. 31.

Millier, Arthur. “Los Angeles Local Embraces a State-Size Area.” Art Digest, 1 July 1950, p. 14.

Millier, Arthur. “Park Show worthy of Local Pride.” Los Angeles Times, 2 July 1950, p. 1, 7.

Ross, Kenneth. “Artists of Los Angeles Area Open 1950 Annual Exhibition at County Museum.” Los Angeles Daily News, 1 July 1950, p. 31.


Macdonald-Wright, S. “Art News form Los Angeles.” Art News, October 1955, p. 59. Reprinted in Los Angeles Institute of Contemporary Art Journal, April-May 1975, p. 44-45.


Biggs, Gloria. “Uncompromising Devotion to Fine Arts Clears Path for California Woman.” Christian Science Monitor, 16 May 1951, p. 6P.

“City Hall Gallery Exhibits Paintings.” Los Angeles Times, 23 November 1951, II, p. 18.

Langsner, Jules. “Art News from Los Angeles.” Art News, December 1951, p. 63


Langsner, Jules. “This Summer in Los Angeles.” Art News, Summer 1958, p. 58.

Millier, Arthur. “Feitelson’s Show Works.” Los Angeles Times, 30 March 1958, V, p. 7.


Langsner, Jules. “Art News from Los Angeles.” Art News, March 1952, p. 53.

“Art News from Los Angeles.” Art News, November 1952, p. 50.


Langsner, Jules. “Art News from Los Angeles.” Art News, Summer 1959, p. 60.

Millier, Arthur. “11 Leading Southland Oil Painters.” Los Angeles Times, Home Magazine, 22 February 1959, pp. 13, 15-16.

Seldis, Henry J. “In the Galleries.” Los Angeles Times, 11 October 1959, V, p. 6.


Langsner, Jules. “Art News from Los Angeles.” Art News, December 1953, pp. 50, 65.

Lee, Jennifer. “Art and Artists.” Pasadena Star-News, 29 November 1953, p. 14.

Millier, Arthur. “Lundeberg Hailed for Nostalgia.” Los Angeles Times, 29 November 1953, IV, p. 7.

Wight, Frederick S. “Los Angeles.” Art Digest, 1 December 1953, p. 18.


Frankenstein, Alfred. “An Extraordinary Show of Art from the Southland.” San Francisco Chronicle, 28 August 1960, p. 27.

Langsner, Jules. “Art News from Los Angeles.” Arts News, December 1960, p. 46, 50.

Seldis, Henry J. “In the Galleries.” Los Angeles Times, Calendar, 9 October 1960, p. 18.

Weller, Allen S. “The New Romanticism.” Art in America, 48:4 (1960), p. 42, 44.


Siple, Molly. “Helen Lundeberg, George Baker, Occidental College.” Artforum, May 1965, p. 14.

Siple, Molly. “Helen Lundeberg, George Baker, Occidental College.” Artforum, May 1965, p. 14.

Wurdemann, Helen. “A Stroll on La Cienega.” Art in America, October–November 1965, p. 115.


Seldis, Henry J. “In the Galleries.” Los Angeles Times, 9 June 1961.


Kurzen, Estelle. “Los Angeles.” Artforum, December 1966, p. 60-61.

Seldis, Henry J. “Locals Get Chance in Lytton Exhibit.” Los Angeles Times, 4 July 1966, V, p. 13.

Wilson, William. “Didactic Exhibit at Lytton Gallery.” Los Angeles Times, 21 October 1966, p. 10.


Canaday, John. “Visitors from the West.” The New York Times, 28 October 1962.

Langsner, Jules. “Art News from Los Angeles.” Art News, February 1962, p. 48.

McClellan, Doug. “Helen Lundeberg, Paul Rivas.” Artforum, September 1962, p. 16

Perkins, Constance. “30 Friends, Los Angeles Art Association.” Artforum, 1:7 [December 1962], p. 18-19

Tillim, Sidney. “Month in Review.” Arts, December 1962, p. 39, 41.

Wight, Frederick S. “Three Los Angeles Artists.” Art in America, 50:1 (1962), p. 89-90.


“Art News: Angelenos on ‘Select’ List.” Los Angeles Times, Calendar, 24 December 1967, p. 31.


Desenberg, Irma E. “Helen Lundeberg, Long Beach Art Museum.” Artforum, July 1963, p. 46-47.

Frankenstein, Alfred. “Big Group Shows Emphasize the Experienced.” San Francisco Chronicle, This World, 24 March 1963, p. 23-24.


Seldis, Henry J. “Landscapes at Lytton Center.” Los Angeles Times, 5 August 1968, IV, p. 6.

Wilson, William. “Women’ Exhibition Nicely Balances Art, Femininity.” Los Angeles Times, 18 March 1968, IV, p. 14.


Coplans, John. “Circle of Styles on the West Coast.” Art in America, June 1964, p. 33.

“Formal Art.” Artforum, Summer 1964, pp. 42, 45.

Ewalt, Mary. “Early Modern Paintings by California Artists, Long Beach Museum of Art.” Artforum, February 1964, p. 12.

Howell, Betje. “Helen Lundeberg, Ankrum Gallery.” Artforum, December 1964, p. 18, 44.

Millier, Arthur. “An ‘Inside’ Artist Moves ‘Outside.’” Los Angeles Times, 25 October 1964.

Perkins, Constance. “An Active Center of Hard Edge Art.” Los Angeles Times, 13 March 1964, IV, p. 4.

Seldis, Henry J. “Nostalgia Haunts Recent Lundeberg Canvases.” Los Angeles Times, 19 October 1964, V, p. 14.

von Breton, Harriet. “Phoenix.” Artforum, September 1964, p. 48-49.


Seldis, Henry J. “Art Walk.” Los Angeles Times, 6 March 1970, IV, p. 8.

Young, Joseph E. “Los Angeles.” Art International, Summer 1970, p. 111.


Danieli, Fidel. “Peter Krasnow: Pioneer Los Angeles Modernist.” Artweek, 22 March 1975, p. 5.


Seldis, Henry J. “Art Walk.” Los Angeles Times, 5 March 1971, IV, p. 8.

Young, Joseph E. “Helen Lundeberg: An American Independent.” Art International, September 1971, p. 46-53, 72.


Frankenstein, Alfred. “A Confrontation with the Modern Era.” San Francisco Chronicle, World, 12 September 1976, p. 33-34.

Seldis, Henry J. “Way Out West: Landscape to Urbanity.” Los Angeles Times, Calendar, 12 September 1976.


Hagberg, Marilyn. “Poetic Mysteries.” Artweek, 8 January 1972, p. 1.

Seldis, Henry J. “Los Angeles.” Art International, Summer 1972, p. 113-144.

“A Poetess Among Painters.” Los Angeles Times, 10 January 1972, IV, p. 4.

Wilson, William. “A New Life for Art of the New Deal.” Los Angeles Times, 4 May 1972, IV, p. 3, 15.

“Saving the W.P.A. Murals.” Los Angeles Times, 21 August 1972, IV, p. 3.


Albright, Thomas. “California Art Since the Modern Dawn.” Art News, January 1977, p. 70. 

“Art Walk.” Los Angeles Times, 14 January 1977, IV, p. 10.

Kramer, Hilton. “A Survey of California Art.” The New York Times, 19 June 1977, p. 27.

Seldis, Henry J. “Still Lifes” Los Angeles Times, 22 May 1977, p. 82.

 St. John, Terry. “Two Pioneering Southern California Modernists.” ART (Publication of the Art Guild of the Oakland Museum Association), May - June 1977.

Zimmerer, Kathy. “Women in Surrealism.” Artweek, 26 March 1977.



Plagens, Peter. “Before What Flowering? Thoughts on West Coast Art.” Artforum, September 1973, p. 36-37. 

Danieli, Fidel. “Nine Senior Southern California Painters.” Los Angeles Institute of Contemporary Art Journal, October 1974 p. 32-34.

Lundeberg, Helen. “Statement.” Sourcebook, November – December 1974. 

Seldis, Henry J. “The Pioneer Modernists: A Sure Cure for Amnesia.” Los Angeles Times, Calendar, 8 December 1974, p. 102.

Wortz, Melinda. “Nine Senior Los Angeles Artists.” Artweek, 14 December 1974, p. 1, 16.


Howell, Betje. “First L.A. Exhibit for Helen Lundeberg.” Evening Outlook, 27 January 1979.

Hugo, Joan. “Determination of Vision.” Artweek, 3 February 1979, p. 1, 20.

Moran, Diane. “Helen Lundeberg: The Sixties and Seventies.” Art International, May 1979, p. 35-43 and cover.

Perlmutter, J. “The First Western States Biennial Exhibition.” Art Voices; South, September-October 1979, p. 25-26.

Wilson, William. “Lundeberg: Painting the Problems.” Los Angeles Times, Calendar, 21 January 1979.


Albright, Thomas. “Hard Edge Modernists From Southern California.”  Review, 12 October 1980, p. 14-15.

Dunham, Judith L. “Lorser Feitelson and Helen Lundeberg: Collaborative Lives, Individual Achievements.” Artweek, 1 November 1980, p. 1.

Hopkins, Henry T., and Diane D. Moran. Lorser Feitelson and Helen Lundeberg: a Retrospective Exhibition. San Francisco, CA: San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, 1980.


Bulmer, Marge. “Quiet and Timeless Moments.” Artweek, 30 November 1985, p. 3.

Chadwick, Whitney. “The Muse as Artist: Women in the Surrealist Movement.” Art in America, July 1985, pp. 120-129.

Muchnic, Suzanne. “Wilshire Center.” Los Angeles Times, Calendar, 19 April 1985, VI, p. 5. 

Muchnic, Suzanne. “Art Conferees Get the Big Picture.” Los Angeles Times, Calendar, 16 February 1985.

Welchman, John. “California Had its Own Avant-Garde.” Artnews, May 1985, p. 105-106.


“Artitst Honored” Sterling Journal - Advocate, 1 April 1981.

Ianco-Starrels, Josine. “Pioneer Couple Share Billing.” Los Angeles Times, Calendar, 15 March 1981. 

Wilson, William. “Sensitive Palettes of Feitelson - Lundeberg.” Los Angeles Times, Calendar, 5 April 1981, p. 1, 92.


Ballatore, Sandy. “Helen Lundeberg: Spaces in the Mind.” Visions: The Los Angeles Art Quaterly, no.1, 1986, p. 21-23.

Kane, John. “City to restore Mural.” Fullerton News Tribune, 18 December 1986, p. 1-2.

LaPalma, Marina. “A Conjunction of Affinities.” Artweek, 17 May 1986.

Muchnic, Suzanne. “Exploring Emotional Connections in ‘Kindred Spirits’.” Los Angeles Times, Calendar, 5 May 1986.

Schipper, Merle. “Helen Lundeberg.” Artnews, March 1986, p. 121.


“Galleries,” Los Angeles Times, 14 May 1982, VI.

Hopkins, Henry. “Is the Mainstream Flowing West?” ArtNews, January 1982, p. 73-79. (Excerpt from Hopkins, Henry. “50 West Coast Artists: A Critical Selection of Painters and Sculptors Working in California with Portraits by Mimi Jacobs.” San Francisco: Chronicle Books, 1981).

Moran, Diane Degasis. “Post-Surrealism: The Art of Lorser Feitelson and Helen Lundeberg.” Arts Magazine, December 1982, p. 124-128.


Brown, Betty Ann. “Seeking Utopias of the Mind.” Artweek, 31 October 1987, p. 1. 

Dubin, Zan. “Woman’s Building Awards: Picture for Women Artists Brighter.” Los Angeles Times, 16 October 1987, VI, p. 22.

Curtis, Cathy. “Wilshire Center.” Los Angeles Times, Calendar, 2 October 1987, p. 20.

Goldman, Leah. “Ambiguities of Space.” Artweek, 18 April 1987.

Manteneri, Joe. “Old City Mural to be Restored.” Fullerton News Tribune, 12 February 1987.

Maxfield, David M. “Myth and Might of Southern California’s Visual Arts.” Antiques West Newspaper, January 1987, pp. 11, 15.

Vanderknyff, Rick. “‘Rediscovered’ Mural Grabs the Spotlight.” Los Angeles Times, Calendar, 10 July 1987.

Vanderknyff, Rick. “A Benefit to Restore Artwork.” Los Angeles Times, Calendar, 16 September 1987, p. 3.


Carlson, Prudence. “Deep Space.” Art in America, February 1983, p. 104-107.

Fort, Ilene Susan. “Helen Lundeberg.” Arts Magazine, January 1983, p. 34-35. R.

Muchnic, Suzanne. “Succeeding in Infinite Space.” Los Angeles Times, Calendar, 22 May 1983, p. 90.


Donahue, Marlena. “Celebrating the Independent Lundeberg.” Los Angeles Times, Calendar, 3 November 1988.

Dubin, Zan. “A Tribute to ‘One of Our Own People.’” Los Angeles Times, Calendar, 23 October 1988, p. 9.

Rotella, Sebastian. “Inglewood OKs $10,000 to Help Restore Mural.” Los Angeles Times, Metro, 6 October 1988.


Hammond, Pamela. “A Tiny Gallery’s Olympian Show.” Los Angeles Reader, 27 July 1984, p. 6.

Nelson, Sandy. “Celebrating Los Angeles Art – 1984.” Images and Issues, July-August 1984, p. 30-35.

Wilson, R. L. “California Surrealism.” Artweek, 17 March 1984, p. 4.



Margolis, Judith. “Evolution of an Explorer.” Artweek, 7 January 1989, pp. 4-5.

Wilson, William. “The Blossoming of L.A. Artists in 88.” Los Angeles Times, Calendar, 1 January 1989, p. 72.



McQueeney, Tom. “Obscured Mural Will Become Art Again Through Restoration Project.” Los Angeles Times, Metro (Orange County Ed.), 21 January 1990, p. 5.

Wilson, William. “Originality Rolls in on a Timeless Tide.” Los Angeles Times, Calendar, 1 August 1990, F, p. 1.

Baker, Kenneth A. “California Abstractionists of the 1940’s and 1950’s.” Architectural Digest, May 1991, p. 66, 70, 74, 76.

Curtis, Cathy. “Secret of Irvine Center Exhibit is that the Works are Ageless.” Los Angeles Times, Calendar (Orange County Ed.), 19 August 1991, p. 3. 

Curtis, Cathy. “Fullerton to Restore '42 Lundeberg Mural.” Los Angeles Times, Calendar (Orange County Ed.), 19 September 1991, p. 2.

Ehrlich, Susan. “Helen Lundeberg: Between Reality and Dream.” Artspace 15, January-February 1991, p. 35-39.


Curtis, Cathy. “Shaky Outing for OCMA’s ‘Other’ Venues.” Los Angeles Times, Calendar (Orange County Ed.), 19 January 1996, p. 2. 

Duncan, Michael. “West Coast Surreal.” Art in America, January 1996, p. 38-41, 43, 45.

Duncan, Michael. “What’s Wrong With This Picture?” L.A. Weekly, 20 – 26 December 1996, p. 62-63.

Grad, Shelby. “Cities Face the WPA Question: Such a Deal or No Big Deal?” Los Angeles Times, Metro, 24 January 1996, p. 3. 

“Inglewood Weighs Restoration of Depression-Era Mural.” Los Angeles Times, Metro, 17 May 1996, p. 5.

Knight, Christopher. “A New Exhibition Canvasses a Variety of Private Owned Works that Aren’t Often Publicly Accessible.” Los Angeles Times, Calendar, 31 March 1996, p. 60.

Muchnic, Suzanne. “Finally Giving California a Fair Shake.” Los Angeles Times, Calendar, 8 December 1996, p. 55.

Wilson, William. “‘Focus’ Surveys California’s Art Landscape.” Los Angeles Times, Calendar, 16 August 1996, p. 31.

Wilson, William. “Mixed Bag is Brought into Focus.” Los Angeles Times, Calendar (Orange County Ed.), 20 September 1996, p. 28.


Colker, David. “Sunset as a Quality of Light, Not Life.” Los Angeles Times, Calendar, 5 April 1992, p. 86.

Dubin, Zan. “Drawn by Art of Surreal.” Los Angeles Times, Calendar (Orange County Ed.), 30 July 1992, p. 2.

Kim, Rose. “TLC Is Conserving WPA Mural.” Los Angeles Times, Metro (Orange County Ed.), 9 February 1992, p. 1.

Nieto, Margarita. “Helen Lundeberg.” ArtScene, May 1992, p. 18.


Colpitt, Frances. “Looking West.” Art Journal, Winter 1997, p. 88-90. (Book Review).

Cutajar, Mario. “Helen Lundeberg.” ArtScene, October 1997.

Finch, Christopher. “Hard-Edge Painting.” Architectural Digest, April 1997, p. 190-193, 222-223.

Pagel, David. “Art Review.” Los Angeles Times, Calendar, 10 October 1997, p. 28.

Tapley, George. “Helen Lundeberg.” Artweek, December 1997.

Wilson, William. “‘Sensuality’ invites Tickle of Tactility.” Los Angeles Times, Calendar, 26 March 1997, p. 10.


Pleasure, Thomas. “Venice: Uncovering a Hidden Treasure.” Los Angeles Times, Westside, 24 July 1994, p. 8.

“The WPA Projects: Public Art Throughout the San Fernando Valley.” Los Angeles Times, Metro, 13 November 1994, p. 2.


Heimann, Jim. “Inglewood’s Overlooked WPA Jewel.” Los Angeles Times Magazine, 11 January 1998, p. 6.

Rogers, Terrence. “City of Vapor: Capturing the Transitory Reality of Los Angeles.” American Artist, July 1998, p. 28-36, 72-73.


Ehrlich, Susan. “Pacific Dreams: Currents of Surrealism & Fantasy.” American Art Review, August-September 1995, p. 130-135, 159. 

Kandel, Susan. “‘Mentors’ Champions 12 Local Women in Art.” Los Angeles Times, Calendar, 23 Febrary 1995, p. 1.

Knight, Christopher. “‘California’ Dreamin’: Hammer Museum Exhibition Uncovers a Quirky Wave of Surrealism.” Los Angeles Times, Calendar, 13 July 1995, p. 1.

Wilson, William. “Helen Lundeberg’s Quest for Purity, Reality, Illusion.” Los Angeles Times, Calendar, 25 September 1995, p. 9.


Haithman, Diane. “Helen Lundeberg; Artist, Pioneer of the New Classicism Movement.” Los Angeles Times, 21 April 1999, A, p. 23.

Karlstrom, Paul, J. “West Coast.” Archives of American Art Journal, 1999, vol. 39, p. 54-57.


Fahlman, Betsy. “Independent Spirits: Women Painters of the American West, 1890-1945.” Woman’s Art Journal, Spring / Summer 2002, p. 46-48.


Muchnic, Suzanne. “Art: TLC for a Mural.” Los Angeles Times, Calendar, 11 January 2004, p. 43.


Ollman, Leah. “Art Reviews.” Los Angeles Times, Calendar, 19 October 2001, p. 24.


Duncan, Michael. “Landscape Seen and Thought.” Art in America. April 2005, p. 138-141.


Chang, Richard. “In a Golden State: Visual Art a New Museum in Pasadena is Home for More than California Works.” The Orange County Register, 23 June 2002.

DiMichele, David. “‘On-Ramps’ at the Pasadena Museum of California Art.” Artweek, September 2002, p. 18-19.

Harvey, Doug. “Merging Artists.” LA Weekly, 2 August 2002.

Knight, Christopher. “Ambitious Goals, Modest Results for Museum of California Art.” Los Angeles Times, Calendar, 1 June 2002, p. 1.


Boone, Lisa. “A Fine Time for Art.” Los Angeles Times, Home. 18 January 2007, p. F5

“Los Angeles Art Show Brings to Light Art Throughout the Centuries in S.M.” The Argonaut, 25 January 2007.


Knight, Christopher. “Art Review: ‘In Wonderland: Surrealist Adventures of Women Artists’ at LACMA.” Los Angeles Times, 30 January 2012.


Smith, Roberta. “On the Hunt for Artistic Gems at Frieze.” The New York Times. 3 May 2018.

Stephens, John. “1960s California Hard-Edge: Karl Benjamin, Lorser Feitelson, and Helen Lundeberg.” Saturation Point. August 2018.

Miranda, Carolina A. “The conservator who is bringing lost stories of California’s pioneering female artists to light.” Los Angeles Times. 5 October 2018.


Knight, Christopher. “Review: ‘Helen Lundeberg: A Retrospective’ downplays painter’s key early works.” Los Angeles Times. 7 April 2016.

Plagens, Peter. “Helen Lundeberg: A Retrospective, Review.” The Wall Street Journal. 11 April 2016.

Drohojowska-Philp, Hunter. “Helen Lundeberg at Laguna Art Museum.” KCRW. 28 April, 2016.

Corral, Alexis. “8 Female Surrealists Who Are Not Frida Kahlo.” Artsy. 31 May 2016.


Berardini, Andrew. “Enigma Variations: The Work of Helen Lundeberg.” Mousse Magazine. Winter 2019.

McArthur, Meher. “From the Shadows to the Spotlight: Masterworks by California’s Unknown Women Artists.” KCET, ARTBOUND. 7 January 2019.

Osberg, Annabel. “Helen Lundeberg.” Artillery. February 2019.

“Public Art Lost and Found: 9 WPA Murals to Rediscover.” Art and Object. 26 July 2019.