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2021
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Yahoo News
Seeing black-and-white at Addison Gallery and Cape Ann Museum
by Keith Powers
November 30, 2021​​​​​​​​​​​​​

ARTnews
Phillips Academy’s Addison Gallery Names Allison Kemmerer Director
by Andy Battaglia
November 22, 2021​​​​​​​​​​​​​

The Boston Globe
Allison Kemmerer named director of Andover’s Addison Gallery
by Dana Gerber
November 19, 2021​​​​​​​​​​​​​

The Salem News (Salem, MA)
At the Addison: Light, Space, Surface
November 19, 2021​​​​​​​​​​​​​

Sentinel & Enterprise (Westford, MA)
Eye on Art: Addison Gallery features California artists in new shows
by Nancye Tuttle
November 11, 2021​​​​​​​​​​​​​

Artscope Magazine
A Rebellious Eloquence
by KT Browne
November/December 2021

The Salem News
At the Addison: Language, Sequence, Structure
October 29, 2021​​​​​​​​​​​​​

Advocate.com
LGBTQ Culture and Life in 1970s San Francisco
October 14, 2021​​​​​​​​​​​​​

The Boston Globe
Being There, Doing That: A Dozen Exhibits to Check Out Now Around New England
by Murray Whyte
October 15, 2021​​​​​​​​​​​​​

Advocate.com
LGBTQ Culture and Life in 1970s San Francisco
October 14, 2021​​​​​​​​​​​​​

The Boston Globe
What's Happening in the Arts World
by Murray Whyte
September 23, 2021​​​​​​​​​​​​​

PBS News Hour
Artist Mel Kendrick on seeing the other side of things
by Jared Bowen
August 3, 2021​​​​​​​​​​​​​

Art & Object
Reframed: John Sloan's “Sunday, Women Drying Their Hair”
by Mary M. Lane
July 22, 2021​​​​​​​​​​​​​

Brooklyn Rail
Mel Kendrick with Phyllis Tuchman
(recording of live event)
June 25, 2021​​​​​​​​​​​​​

See Great Art
Addison Gallery of American Art celebrates 90th anniversary
by Chadd Scott
June 23, 2021​​​​​​​​​​​​​

BOMB
Mel Kendrick by Kiki Smith
June 23, 2021​​​​​​​​​​​​​

WGBH Radio
Arts This Week: Titans of American Art On View As The Addison Turns 90
by Jared Bowen
June 17, 2021​​​​​​​​​​​​​

Cape Ann Beacon (online)
Revisiting the Addison Gallery of American Art at Phillips Academy in Andover
by Keith Powers
June 15, 2021​​​​​​​​​​​​​

Merrimack Valley Magazine (online)
Noteworthy 5/23/21
by Kristin Cole
May 23, 2021​​​​​​​​​​​​​

Andover Townsman (online)
Andover in Brief
May 23, 2021​​​​​​​​​​​​​

The New York Times
Museum Shows With Stories to Tell
by Ted Loos
May 21, 2021​​​​​​​​​​​​​

Campaign Outsider
Dead Blogging ‘Learning to Look: The Addison at 90’
by John R. Carroll
May 20, 2021​​​​​​​​​​​​​

The Wall Street Journal
‘Mel Kendrick: Seeing Things in Things’ Review: Process Over Product
by Lance Esplund
May 15, 2021​​​​​​​​​​​​​

Boston Globe
Stepping into the material world of Mel Kendrick
by Murray Whyte
May 13, 2021​​​​​​​​​​​​​

​The New Criterion
The Critic's Notebook: Mel Kendrick
by James Panero
May 4, 2021

​Open Studio with Jared Bowen (WGBH-TV)
Mel Kendrick, Crip Camp, And More​
by Jared Bowen
April 23, 2021

WGBH Radio
Arts This Week: Mel Kendrick And Frontline Songs
by Jared Bowen
April 22, 2021​​​​​​​​​​​​​

vulture.com
Dawoud Bey on 6 Photos That Pushed His Work Forward
April 12, 2021​​​​​​​​​​​​​

Boston.com
10 things to do in Boston this weekend
by Kevin Slane and Erin Kuschner
April 8, 2021​​​​​​​​​​​​​

Art & Antiques Magazine
The Nature of Things
April 1, 2021​​​​​​​​​​​​​

WGBH Radio
Arts This Week: 'The Outwin,' 'Currents/Crosscurrents' and 'The Walking Plays'
by Jared Bowen
March 4, 2021​​​​​​​​​​​​​

The East Hampton Star
Beauty and Puzzle Bred in the Bone
by Mark Segal
March 4, 2021​​​​​​​​​​​​​

Andover Townsman
Putting the pieces back together
by Madeline Hughes
February 18, 2021​​​​​​​​​​​​​

Boston Globe
At the Addison, Yoko Ono invites you to look and please touch
by Murray Whyte
February 4, 2021​​​​​​​​​​​​​

What Will​​ You Remember (online)
Best Photo Picks February 2021
by Elin Spring and Suzanne Révy
​February 4​​, 2021​​​​​​​​

Merrimack Valley Magazine
Eight Great Things To Do This Weekend – 2/4/21
by Kristin Cole
February 4, 2021​​​​​​​​​​​​​

Merrimack Valley Magazine
Event: Aphrodite Désirée Navab: Landmines of Memory Art Exhibit
February 2, 2021​​​​​​​​​​​​​

Northshore Magazine
How to Spend a Day in Andover, MA
by Sarah Shemkus
February 2, 2021​​​​​​​​​​​​​

See Great Art
Aphrodite Désirée Navab, Yoko Ono explore healing, loss, catharsis in separate shows at Addison Gallery of American Art
by Chadd Scott
January 22​, 2021​​​​​​​​​​​​​

Boston Public Radio (WGBH)
Jared Bowen on BPR
(Bowen discusses The Americans at the Addison at the 2:29:30 mark)
January 14, 2021​​​​​​​​​​​​​

Boston Globe
What museums can learn from Philip Guston and his frank take on ‘white culpability’
by Murray Whyte
January 6, 2021​​​​​​​​​​​​​

Artscope Magazine
Stretching Boundaries: Addison Gallery Showcases Modern Mapmaking
by Flavia Cigliano
​January-February 2021​​​​​​​​​​

Harvard Magazine
Picturing America
by Nell Porter Brown
​January-February 2021​​​​​​​​​​

2020
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Boston Globe
At the Addison, contemporary artists push back on traditional mapmaking
by Murray Whyte
December 17, 2020​​​​​​​​​​​

What Will​​ You Remember (online)
Best Photo Picks December 2020
by Elin Spring and Suzanne Révy
​December 1​​, 2020​​​​​​​​

See Great Art (online)
Addison Gallery of American Art in Massachusetts asks, ‘What is America?’
by Chadd Scott
​November 20​​, 2020​​​​​​​​

What Will​​ You Remember (online)
Art and Activism
by Suzanne Révy
​November 18​, 2020​​​​​​​​

Dilettante Army (online)
Making Markers
by Liz Collins
​Fall​ 2020​​​​​​​​

The Eye of Photography (online)
The Addison: An Incomplete History of Photography – 1860s to 1960s
November 12​, 2020​​​​​​​​​

​Open Studio with Jared Bowen (WGBH-TV)
"Robert Frank: The Americans" A Timeless And Timely Study Of The United States​
by Jared Bowen
November 6, 2020

What Will​​ You Remember (online)
Best Photo Picks November 2020
by Elin Spring and Suzanne Révy
​November 3​, 2020​​​​​​​​

Boston Globe
At the Addison Gallery, a revelation about Robert Frank’s revelation
by ​Mark Feeney
October 22, 2020

Dig Boston (online)
Dig This: Our Favorite Events around Greater Boston (10.22-11.5)
October 22​, 2020​

Boston Globe
New England’s top 10 museum stops for fall
by Murray Whyte
October 16, 2020

American Fine Art Magazine
Crossing Currents​
September 2020

Eagle-Tribune (North Andover, MA)​
Our View: Keepers of our heritage need support, too
​June 21​, 2020​​​​​​​

Art in America
Climate Change Has Already Transformed Everything about Contemporary Art​
by William S. Smith
May 4, 2020

The Salem News (Salem​, MA)​
Virtual entertainment: Local events and activities to check out online
​May 4, 2020​​​​​​​

Art​​angled​ (online)​
Interlude - Edward Hopper at the Addison Gallery of American Art​​
​April 26, 2020​​​​​​​​

ARTFIX daily (online)
3 Kid-Friendly Projects from Museums To Do During School Closures​​
​April 4, 2020​​​​​​​​

Forbes (online)
Early Work Of Groundbreaking Photographer Gordon Parks On View At Addison Gallery Of American Art
by Chadd Scott
​Ma​rch 10, 2020​​​​​​​​

Museum Open House (NewTV, Newton, MA)
Addison Gallery of American Art
by Jay Sugarman
​February 2​4​​, 2020​​​​​​​​

ArtsEditor (online)
Addison Gallery’s New Exhibits
by Neil Vercellin
February 18​​, 2020​​​​​​​​

The Artery (WBUR, online)
5 Things To Do This Weekend
by Christian Burno
February 13​, 2020​​​​​​​​

Boston Globe​
In the 1940s, photographer Gordon Parks was a young man in a hurry
by Mark Feeney
February 7, 2020​​​​​​​​

What Will​​ You Remember (online)
Best Photo Picks February 2020
by Elin Spring and Suzanne Révy
​February 5, 2020​​​​​​​​

Eagle-Tribune (North Andover, MA)
In black and white; African American photographer Gordon Parks' early works to command attention at Addison Gallery
by Terry Date
January 16, 2020