(To read, click on bold title of publication: some links go to the original source & some are pdf scans. A complete list of documented press exclusively for the painting "Blessed Art Thou" can be found here.)



"Common Denominator" solo exhibition catalog, York College of Pennsylvania, 2018

Fiberarts International 2013 exhibition catalog,
Fiberarts Guild of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, April, 2013

Reuschling, Felicita,
Beyond Re/Production. Mothering catalogue, Kunstraum Kreuzberg/ Bethanien, Berlin, Feb 2011

McFadden, David Revere,
"Pricked: Extreme Embroidery" group exhibition catalog, 2007 (2 pages)

"Grace & Shame" solo exhibition catalog, Frost Art Museum, Miami, 2005

Goodman, Jonathan,
"Grace & Shame" solo exhibition catalog essay, 2005 (text only)

Todaro, Carol,
"Insides Out" solo exhibition catalog essay, March 2003 (text only)

"Beauty Wrest" solo exhibition catalog, FIU Museum, Miami, Summer 1996 (large file)


Schwalb, Susan, and Mazzullo, Tom,
Silverpoint and Metalpoint: A Complete Guide To The Medium, Routledge, London, 2018

Guturl, Matthew Pratt,
Seeing Race in Modern America, The University of North Carolina Press, 2013

Kimmel, M., Milrod, C., & Kennedy, A., ed.,
Cultural Encyclopedia of The Penis, Rowman & Littlefield, Lanham, MD, 2014

Stadler, Jane, & O'Shaughnessy, Michael,
"Media & Society" textbook, Oxford Univ Press, Australia, 2008

Van den Bulck, Hilde & Tambuyzer, Sil,
De celebrity-supermarkt, EPO Press, Belgium, 2008

Wood, Nancy V.,
"Essentials of Argument 6e" textbook, Prentice Hall, 2008, 2010


Lina, Katharina, “Kate Kretz is the artist embroidering with hair as an act of resistance
INFRINGE magazine, Feb 19, 2019

Argento, Mike, "York College Art Exhibit Features Men Licking Their Guns",
York Daily Record, Feb 27, 2018

Jackson, Stephanie Lee, "Kate Kretz: Common Denominator"
Delicious Line, 02.22.18

Hope, Eric, "Kate Kretz Pulls No Punches",
East City Art, 11.16.16

Interview: "Artist Uses Provocative Images To Comment on 'Aggrieved Entitlement' of Gun Fetishists",
Coalition to Stop Gun Violence, 09.16.15

Seed, John, "Hot Off The Easel",
Huffington Post, 09.01.15

"Focus On Embroidery: A Gorgeous Gut Punch",
Fiberart International Blog, August 2015

Jenkins, Mark, " 'Spring Solos' at The Arlington Arts Center,
Washington Post, 06.19.15

Granger, David., ed., "The Assessment: Angelina"
Esquire Magazine, December 2014

O'Sullivan, Michael, "Art Review: Readymade @ 100",
Washington Post, 9.11.14

Hanus, Julie, "Visualizing Violence",
American Craft Magazine, April/May 2014

O'Sullivan, Michael, " 'Stitch" Art Review At the Greater Reston Arts Center",
Washington Post, 02.07.14

O'Sullivan, Michael, " 'Portent' at The Athenaeum in Alexandria",
Washington Post, 11.14.13

Thomas, Mary, "World Threads: 'Fiberarts International 2013' Adds to the Global Art Feel",
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, Pittsburgh, PA, April 28, 2013

Shaw, Kurt, "Fiber Artists Blend Modern Aesthetics, Traditional Techniques,"
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review, Pittsburgh, PA, May 12, 2013

Breen, Susan, "Kate Kretz: Monument to Motherhood",
Mother Musing.com, 10.23.12

Chalmers, Jaimie, "The Cutting (& Stitching Edge) - Kate Kretz",
MrXStitch.com, 06.21.12

"This Sharp World..." Kate's 2012 solo exhibition , was reviewed in El Nuevo Herald, and has been featured in The Huffington Post, CraftGossip, Unexpected Embroidery, Makezine, Hair Is For Pulling, Quigley's Cabinet, Art Districts Magazine, and Berthi's Textile Collection Blog in the Netherlands. The show was Desirée Almodovar's Editor's Pick on Flavorpill, and was Art Circuit's Critic's Choice-Best Picks of Summer 2012.

Peng, Paddy, "Kate Kretz",
1626 Magazine (Chinese Street Fashion), Guangzhou, China, December 2012

Hannah, "Artist: Kate Kretz",
Enbrouderie.com, 08.24.11 (interview)

Maue, Joetta, "Future Heirlooms: Kate Kretz",
Mr. X Stitch.com, 08.05.11 (interview)

Hebron, Micol, "Separation Anxiety" review,
Art Pulse Magazine, April 2011

Feaster, Felicia, " 'My sweet sweet,' a dark, funny, icky outstanding show at Agnes Scott",
ArtsAtl.com, 02.23.11

Davies, Stacy, "Separated by Birth"
Inland Weekly Empire, Corona, CA, October 21, 2010

Hauser, Tara, "Examining the Human Condition, or How To React When He Makes You Crazy"
www.pinklineproject.com, Washington, DC, March 10, 2010 (illus.)

Genocchio, Benjamin, “All Dressed Up at the Katonah Museum”
New York Times, New York, NY, August 21, 2009

Johnson, Jennifer L., " 'Dress Code' Blends Clothing and Art with Layers of Meaning",
The Reporter-Herald, Loveland. CO, January 23, 2009

Munuera, Ivan Lopez , "Es Posible Un Picasso de Los Tapetes de Crochet?"
PASAJES DISEÑO Magazine, Madrid, Spain, Dec 2008

DiNoto, Andrea, review of "Pricked"exhibition,
American Craft Magazine, Feb/Mar 08

Elder, Gaye, review of "Pricked" exhibition,
Shuttle, Spindle & Dyepot Magazine, Winter 07/08

Rosenberg, Karen, review of "Pricked: Extreme Embroidery",
New York Times, 12.28.07

Hoberman, J., "A Mighty Heart, A Mightier Spotlight",
Village Voice, 06.20.07

Roten, Father Johann G, S.M., "Kate Kretz Painting",
International Marian Research Institute, University of Dayton, 2007

Bernard, Adam, "On the Outside Looking In: A Moment with Kate Kretz",
Foam Magazine, Spring 2007

Van Gelder, Lawrence , "Arts Briefly ",
New York Times, New York, NY, 01.08.07

Cullum, Jerry, "Kate Kretz and Related Topics",
joculum.livejournal.com, 01.09.07


De Jesus, Carlos Suarez, "Nature's Call",
Miami New Times, 06.16.05

Paine, Janice, "Body Language: Kate Kretz's Psychological Clothing Speaks Volumes" interview,
Surface Design Magazine, Spring 2005

Paine, Janice, "Kate Kretz: Freudian Slips",
Ambience Magazine, Naples News, FL. April 2005

McQuaid, Cate, "Artist Kate Kretz Lets the Emotions All Hang Out",
Boston Globe, 08.22.03

Bander, Nina, "Exhibit Searches for the Raw Truth of Inner Self",
The Recorder, MA, 7.31.03

Perry, Daniel, "Kretz Exhibit Opens This Week at Coker College",
Morning News, Hartsville, SC, 09.27.01

Damian, Carol, Review: Fate of a Technicolor Romantic,
ArtPapers magazine, Nov/Dec 2000

Russell, Candice, "Like Nails In The Heart",
CityLink, Fort Lauderdale, FL, 05.17.00

Mills, Michael, "Cosmo Color",
Miami New Times, 05.25.00

Russell, Candice, "Woman Uninterrupted", interview,
CityLink, Fort Lauderdale, 04,26.00

Safran, Verna, "Images of the Socialized Female at the 621",
thl.yourvillage.com, Tallahasee, FL 03.05.00

Turner, Elisa, "Intriguing Show By and About Women at FIU",
Miami Herald, 06.22.96

Byrd, Cathy, "Kate Kretz",
ArtPapers magazine, May/June 1996

Harper, Glen, "Flesh and Fabrics Help Portraits of Young Women Come Alive",
Atlanta Journal-Constitution, 02.09.96