George Rickey Catalogue
George Rickey
Selected Articles
George, Laverne.  "George Rickey,"  Arts Digest,  January 15, 1955.
Coates, Robert M.  "The Art Galleries,"  The New Yorker,  January 17, 1959.
Freudenheim, Thomas L.  "Kinetic Art,"  Gallery Notes,  Autumn, 1959.
Adlow, Dorothy.  "Nuages etc.,"  The Christian Science Monitor,  November 1, 1961.
Raynor, Vivien.  "New York Exhibitions: In the Galleries George Rickey,"  Arts,  November, 1961.
Richter, Hans.  "The Kinetic International,"  Arts,  December, 1961.
Taylor, Emily.  "George Rickey/ Maker of Kinetic Sculpture,"  Baltimore Museum of Art News,  Summer, 1961.
Secunda, Arthur.  "Two Motion Sculptors: Tinguely and Rickey,"  Artforum,  June, 1962.
Wallis, Neville.  "Art/Lakeside Sculptures,"  The Spectator,  June 7, 1963.
Genauer, Emily.  "New Indispensables at the Modern Museum,"  The New York Herald Tribune,  August 29, 1965.
Rose, Barbara.  "Looking at American Sculpture,"  Artforum,  February, 1965.
Albright, Thomas.  "Oakland Museum's New Kinetic Sculpture,"  San Francisco Chronicle,  December 11, 1967.
Albright, Thomas.  "Art Outgrows the Museum,"  Time,  October 13, 1967.
Glueck, Grace.  "Rickey's Blades Swaying at Staempfli,"  The New York Times,  June 3, 1967.
Seldis, Henry J.  "Sculpture of the Sixties,"  The Los Angeles Times,  June 4, 1967.
Calas, Nicolas.  "Maximal & Minimal Constructivism and Structures, reviews of Rickey's Constructivism Origins and Evolution,"  Arts,  Summer, 1968.
Rosenberg, Harold.  "Vicissitudes of the Square,"  The New Yorker,  January 27, 1968.
Adlow, Dorothy.  "Rickey's Kinetic Sculptures,"  The Christian Science Monitor,  January 17, 1969.
Byrd, Jennifer S.  "Stunning Show by Three International Artists: Max Bill, Nagare and George Rickey at the Tokyo Gallery,"  The Japan Times Weekly,  November 26, 1969.
Conroy, Sarah Booth.  "24 Lines or How to Sharpen the Blades,"  The Washington (D.C.) Daily News,  September 19, 1969.
Conroy, Sarah Booth.  "Engineer of Movement,"  Time,  November 4, 1969.
Littlefield, T.H.  "George Rickey's Art: It is What it Does,"  Albany Times Union,  August 3, 1969.
Roters, Eberhard.  "George Rickey ein Portrat,"  Bericht aus Berlin: Kunst 5,  1969.
Taylor, Emily.  "The Possibility of Contemporary Sculpture,"  Mizue,  December, 1969.
Kainen, Jacob.  "Kinetische Plastik von Rickey am Klinikum,"  Berliner Morgenpost,  June 2, 1970.
Love, Joseph P.  "Steel Sculpture Symposium at Expo '70,"  Art International,  Summer, 1970.
Mellow, James R.  "George Rickey: Being Constructive at 63,"  The New York Times,  September 27, 1970.
Brown, Gordon.  "George Rickey at Staempfli,"  Arts,  Summer, 1971.
Frankenstein, Alfred.  "A Purist Among Sculptors,"  San Francisco Chronicle,  March 18, 1971.
Kainen, Jacob,  "George Rickey's Moving Sculptures Display Elegance and Strength,"  The Washington (D.C.) Post,  June 13, 1971.
Shirey, David L.  "George Rickey's Kinetic Constructions Are Shown,"  The New York Times,  May 1, 1971.
Taylor, Emily.  "Twentieth Century Sculpture,"  Encyclopedia International,  vol. 16, 1971.
Albright, Thomas.  "Kinetic Creations Masterfully Calculated,"  San Francisco Examiner and Chronicle,  July 2, 1972.
Byrd, Jennifer S. and C.G.C.  "George Rickey Retrospective,"  Art Week,  July 15, 1972.
Kramer, Hilton.  "The Irony of Constructivism,"  The New York Times,  October 29, 1972.
Schmidt, Doris.  "George Rickey Zeit und Raum,"  Art International,  April, 1975.
Winter, Peter.  "George Rickey,"  Kunsthalle,  July, 1976.
Schmied, Wieland.  "Eine Harmonie Parallel den Prozeaaen der Natur ("A Harmony the Parallel of Nature's Processes"),"  Kunstmagazine,  issue 17 no. 1, 1977.
Ohff, Heinz.  "George Rickey: Amerika Haus, und Galerie Folker Skulima, Berlin,"  Das Kunstwerk,  vol. 4, no. XXXII, August, 1979.
Gruen, John.  "The Sculpture of George Rickey: Silent Movement Performing in a World of its Own,"  ARTnews,  April, 1980.
Saint Martin, Ferdinande.  "Letters de Montreal,"  Art International,  vol. XXV, no. 3/4, March-April, 1983.
Goodman, Jonathan.  "The Public Art of George Rickey,"  Arts Magazine,  May, 1988.
Gruen, John.  "Artist's Dialogue: George Rickey, "Choreography of Steel","  Architectural Digest,  June, 1988.
Klein, Hilary Dole.  "George Rickey: Dancing on the Wind,"  The Magazine of Santa Barbara County,  January-February, 1990.
Ericson, Sandra.  "Introduction to "Reflections on Muhlenberg 1941-42; 1945-48 George Rickey at Muhlenberg","  Muhlenberg 'Door to Door',  vol. 16, no. 2, Winter, 1994.
Smith, Roberta.  "George Rickey,"  Maxwell Davidson Gallery,  May, 1997.
Anderson-Spivy, Alexandra.  "Breath of Life,"  artnet Magazine,  May 2, 2008.
Fisch, Sarah.  "Curious George,"  San Antonio Current,  October 15, 2008.
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