Selected Bibliography

Amore, B. “Art Out of the Ordinary”, Art New England, Nov/Dec 2016 Issue, p. 14

Amore, B. “The Artist’s Voice”, The Times Argus & Rutland Herald, April 21-22, 2018, p. D1, D10

Bowers, J. “Manic Expression, Baltimorean David Brewster Brings Uneven Zeal to his Bleak Scenes.” Baltimore City Paper, December 15, 2004, p. 56.

Brewster, David, Tom Seit, ed. “The Explosive Landscape.” Artist Magazine, vol. 20, no. 11, November 2003, pp. 56-61.

Celebrating Twenty Years: 1991-2011 (exhibition catalogue). Gross McCleaf Gallery: Philadelphia, PA, 2011, essay by Sharon Ewing, Gallery Director, Gross McCleaf.

Contemporary Philadelphia Artists (exhibition catalogue). Philadelphia Museum of Art: Philadelphia, PA, 1990, pp. 93,138.

David Brewster: Deep Springs (exhibition catalogue). Reeves Contemporary: New York, NY, 2003, essay by Gary Gossen, Dean of Academic Affairs, Deep Springs College.

David Brewster: Irrepressible Storm (exhibition catalogue). Walter Wickiser Gallery: New York, NY, 2008, essay by Edward Lucie-Smith, writer, poet and art critic.

David Brewster: New Paintings (exhibition catalogue). C. Grimaldis Gallery: Baltimore, MD, 2005, essay by S. Lane Faison, Professor Emeritus, History of Art, Williams College.

“David Brewster, New Paintings.” Baltimore City Paper (Critic’s Choice), November 24, 2004.

David Brewster: New Territory (exhibition catalogue). Gross McCleaf Gallery: Philadelphia, PA. 2001, essay by Gerrit Henry, art critic, author and poet.

David Brewster: Quixotic Encounters, Vermont Paintings 1996-2016 (exhibition catalogue). Wilson Museum, Southern Vermont Arts Center: Manchester, VT, 2016, essays by Charlie Hunter and Anne Neely

David Brewster: Roiling Light (exhibition catalogue). The Warner Gallery at St. Andrew’s School: Middletown, DE, 2006, essay by John McGiff, Art Department Chair, St. Andrew’s School.

Dillon, Noah. “Landscapes Into Art”, Blouin Modern Painter,  March/April 2017, p 91.

Dorsey, John. “Lively Works Bursting with Joyfulness.” The Baltimore Sun (Today), December 15, 1998, p. 2.

Foritano, James. “I Went To the Woods” Artscope Magazine, May/June 2017, p. 61.

Giuliano, Mike. “At Grimaldis, Brewster Lets It Flow.” Baltimore Messenger (Lifetimes), December 16, 2004, p. 12.

Giuliano, Mike. “Calm with a Camera, Saah and Brewster Focus on a Subdued Approach in Exhibit at Baltimore Gallery.” The Arbutus Times (Arts), December 27, 2006, p. 26.

Giuliano, Mike, “Swirling Landscapes, Everyday Joy,” Baltimore Sun (Lifetimes), December 2000

Harper’s, David Brewster, “Midsummer Burn Pile“, December 2015, p 13

Henry, Gerrit, “David Brewster at Spheris,” Art in America, September 2000: p 153

Hooper, Lauren, “Baltimore, re-imagined,” Baltimore Style Magazine, June 2010: p24

James Carey of Loudon, 1751-1834: The Pastoral Surroundings of a Country Seat and Baltimore Town (commission catalogue). Johns Hopkins Carey Business School: Baltimore, MD, 2010, essays by William J. Evitts, writer, and Mike Giuliano, journalist.

Joseph Wharton, 1826-1909: Ironmaster, Innovator and Educator (commission catalogue). The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania: Philadelphia, PA, 2012, essays by Stuart Shils, painter, and Josh Green, writer.

Landry, Peter, “Honoring History, Industry, and the River Running Through It,” The Philadelphia Inquirer, June 17, 1994: p B5

Mandell, Pamela, “Haunted Places and Unsettling Landscapes,” Art New England, June/July 2008: p 6, 14

Mangravite, Andrew. “David Brewster Returns With New England Expressions.” Philadelphia Weekly, (Art Matters), December/January 1999-2000, p. 9.

Mangravite, Andrew. “David Brewster’s Diary of Desolation.” Welcomat (Philadelphia), January 1992.

Mangravite, Andrew. “The Beauty of Urban Waste.” Welcomat (Philadelphia), January 1994.

Mangravite, Andrew. “The return of the native — sort of” Broad Street Review, (Philadelphia), November 2013.

Martins, J. Fatima. “Brewster’s Quixotic Encounters: A Movement and a Region Evolve,” Artscope, September/October, 2016: p 26-28

Mellen, Kathleen. “David Brewster, Landscape Painter,” Hampshire Life Magazine, June 24-30, 2016: p 5

McKown, Rich. “New England Views, Real and Imagined—The 2000 Gloria Wilcher Memorial Exhibition.” Art New England, December/January 2000-2001, pp. 43-44.

McNatt, Glenn. “David Brewster Keeps it Unreal in Grimaldis Show.” The Baltimore Sun, December 16, 2004, p 15T.

McQuaid, Cate. “A Beat Artist’s Graceful Fascination with Form, Bold Expression.” The Boston Globe, October 11, 2007, p C9.

McQuaid, Cate. “Myths, velocity, shadows evoked in local galleries.” The Boston Globe, November 10, 2015

Melton, Paula. “Alla Prima David Brewster,” Artscope, September/October 2010: p 37.

Newhall Edith. “Works of Roiling Paint,” Philadelphia Enquirer, November 2, 2018

“A River Runs Through It.” American Artist, July 2003, pp. 68-69.

Schreur, Robert. “Brewster’s Dozens, Grimaldis Show Reflects Painter’s Productivity, Muscular Style.” Baltimore City Paper, December 23, 1998.

Shils, Stuart. “The Glorious Wake of that Painter’s Visual Joy.” Joseph Wharton, 1826-1909: Ironmaster, Innovator and Educator, 2012: pp. 16-19.

Seidel, Miriam. “Clashing Planes.” The Philadelphia Inquirer, December 24, 1999.

Smith, Tim, “Art Provocateur,” The Baltimore Sun, Dec 31, 2017: p1, 4.

Smith, Tim, “Fiery Art,” The Baltimore Sun, May 7, 2010: p11

Sozanski, Edward J., “His Landscapes Are Not Nostalgic Trips.” The Philadelphia Inquirer, December 21, 2003

Stanmeyer, Anastasia. “Beauty and the Machine,” Berkshire, Fall 2021, pp. 42-45

Thorton, Clara Rose, “Defining Heart and Soul: David Brewster and the Art of Action” Southern Vermont Arts & Living, Summer 2009

Thorton, Clara Rose, “On David Brewster,” Artscope, March/April 2011: p. 12-13.

Tyrol, Adelaide, “The Outdoor Palette,” Northern Woodlands Magazine, Spring 2011: p75


Other Resources

David Brewster article on Wikipedia