Joan Mitchell On Mitchell

“Ninth Street Women” by Mary Gabriel

"Ninth Street Women: Lee Krasner, Elaine de Kooning, Grace Hartigan, Joan Mitchell, and Helen Frankenthaler: Five Painters and the Movement That Changed Modern Art" by Mary Gabriel. Read more.

“The Last Paintings” by Richard D. Marshall

Published by Cheim & Read in 2011, in conjunction with "Joan Mitchell: The Last Paintings". The catalog includes text by Richard D. Marshall, with 13 color plates of Mitchell's work. Read more.

“Joan Mitchell: Lady Painter” by Patricia Albers

Excerpted from "Joan Mitchell: Lady Painter" by Patricia Albers: "One of Joan's favorite haunts, the smoke-and stale beer-perfumed San Remo had black- and- white tiled floors, a pressed-tin ceiling, a dark-mirrored bar, and a clientele that included James Agee, Miles Davis, Judith Malina, Tennessee Williams, and young New York poets. There painter Jane Freilicher used to observe Joan and Mike across the room--she in jeans and the talismanic long leather coat- smoking, drinking, huddling conspiratorially over a little table, and looking 'very French New Wave.'" Read more.

“Joan Mitchell” by Philip Larratt-Smith

Published by the Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh (2010), with text by Philip Larratt-Smith, Paul Nesbitt, Paul Auster, and Lynda Benglis. Read more.

“Joan Mitchell” by Nils Ohlsen

Published by Kehrer Verlag (2009), with essays by Nils Ohlsen, Yves Michaud, Sandro Parmiggiani, Rachel Stella (in English and German). The book is 152 pages with 34 color plates. Read more.

“Joan Mitchell: Sunflowers” by Dave Hickey

This catalog was published in conjunction with the exhibition "Joan Mitchell: Sunflowers" by Cheim & Read with Steidl in 2008. The book includes an essay by Dave Hickey with 23 color plates of Mitchell's work from the exhibition. Read more.

“Joan Mitchell: Leaving America, New York to Paris” by Helen Molesworth

Published by Steidl Hauser & Wirth (2007), with essay by Helen Molesworth. The book is 64 pages with 17 color plates of Mitchell's work. Read more.

“Joan Mitchell: Works on Paper” by John Yau

Published by Cheim & Read with Steidl (2007), with an essay by John Yau. Read more.

“Joan Mitchell: Frémicourt Paintings 1960–1962” by Klaus Kertess

Published by Cheim & Read (2005), with an essay by Klaus Kertess. Read more.

“Joan Mitchell: The Presence of Absence” by Nathan Kernan

Published by Cheim & Read (2002), with essay by Nathan Kernan. Read more.

“The Paintings of Joan Mitchell” by Jane Livingston, Linda Nochlin and Yvette Lee

​Published by University of California Press (2002)with essays by Jane Livingston, Linda Nochlin and Yvette Lee. This catalog accompanied the 2002 Whitney Retrospective. Read more.

“Joan Mitchell” by Klaus Kertess

Published by Harry N. Abrams, Inc. (1997), with essay by Klaus Kertess. Read more.

“Joan Mitchell” by Judith E. Bernstock

Published by Hudson Hills Press, Inc. (1988), with foreword by Thomas W Leavitt. Read more.