Notes and Comments from the Walker Art Center March 1950, 4, no. 6., (reprinted from Walker Art Center Edition of the Magazine of Art).
"Mural Painter is Named to N. Y. U. Professorship." The New York Times, March 4, 1950, p. 18.
Star Tribune (Minneapolis). "Artist Philip Guston to Teach 'U' Course." March 29, 1950.
Sherman, John K. "Visitor Guston Displays an Unconventional Mind." Minneapolis Star, April 27, 1950.
Louchheim, Aline B. "3 Group Art Shows at Galleries Here." The New York Times, June 16, 1950.
Grafly, Dorothy. "Veteran 'Moderns' Win Awards in 1950 Show." Christian Science Monitor, October 21, 1950.
Devree, Howard. "The Carnegie: 1950: Big International Resumes After Decade—Shows by O'Keeffe, Lipton, Rood." The New York Times, October 22, 1950.
1950 Annual Exhibition of Contemporary American Sculpture, Watercolors, and Drawings. Exh. cat. New York: Whitney Museum of American Art, 1950.
Nebraska Art Association 60th Annual Exhibition of Contemporary Art. Exh. cat. Lincoln: University of Nebraska, 1950.
The Pittsburgh International Exhibition of Paintings. Exh. cat. Pittsburgh: Carnegie Institute, 1950.
The One Hundred and Forty-Fifth Annual Exhibition of Painting and Sculpture. Exh. cat. Philadelphia: Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, 1950.
20th Century Painters: A Special Exhibition of Oils, Water Colors and Drawings Selected from the Collections of American Art in The Metropolitan Museum. Exh. cat. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1950.
Hale, Robert Beverly. 100 American Painters of the 20th Century: Works Selected from the Collections of The Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1950.
Philip Guston. Exh. cat. Minneapolis: University Gallery, University of Minnesota, 1950.
Contemporary American Painting, 5th Biennial Purchase Exhibition. Exh. cat. Minneapolis: Walker Art Center, 1950.
1950 Annual Exhibition of Contemporary American Painting. Exh. cat. New York: Whitney Museum of American Art, 1950.
Farber, Manny. "Art." Nation, February 17, 1951, pp. 162–63.
Coates, Robert M. "Present and Past." The New Yorker, March 31, 1951, pp. 85–87.
Catskill Mountain Star (Saugerties, NY). "Woodstock Foundation Announces 1951 Winners: Five Receive Awards for Creative Ability." October 26, 1951.
Coates, Robert M. "The Abstract Expressionists and Others." The New Yorker, December 29, 1951.
Devree, Howard. "Abstract Export: Controversial 'Vanguard' Work to Go to Paris." The New York Times, December 30, 1951.
Motherwell, Robert, and Ad Reinhardt, eds. Modern Artists in America: First Series. New York: Wittenborn, Schultz, 1951.
The New York Times. "New Art Year Begins with Several Shows." December 31, 1951.
40 American Painters, 1940–1950. Exh. cat. Minneapolis: The University Gallery, University of Minnesota, 1951.