Vishny, Michele. "On The Walls: Murals by Ben Shahn, Philip Guston, and Seymour Fogel for the Social Security Building, Washington D.C." Arts, March 1987.
Lieberman, Richard K., and Cathy Gross Thompson. "Art Watch." New York, March 30, 1987.
Tikkun, [Article title unknown]. April/June 1987.
Storr, Robert. "Philip Guston: Une Nouvelle Figuration." Art Press, October 1987.
Russell, John. "Critics' Choices: Art." The New York Times, October 25, 1987, section The Guide, p. 2.
Zaller, Robert. "Philip Guston and the Crisis of the Image." Critical Inquiry 14, no. 1 (1987): pp. 69–94.
Boston Collects: Contemporary Painting & Sculpture. Exh. cat. Boston: Museum of Fine Arts Boston, 1987.
Ink Drawings: 1890-1986. Exh. cat. New York: Hermine Chivian-Cobb, 1987.
Schneiderman, Richard S. Drawings as Drawings: Works from The Ackland Art Museum and the Weatherspoon Art Gallery. Exh. cat. Raleigh: North Carolina Museum of Art, 1987.
20th Century Drawings from the Whitney Museum of American Art. Exh. cat. New York: Whitney Museum of American Art, 1987.
Abstract Expressionism The Critical Developments. Exh. cat. Buffalo: Albright-Knox Art Gallery, 1987.
Wilson, Richard. Richard Wilson: Line Drawings, Gnomics, Dithyramb, Serenade. Opus One 130, Vinyl lp.
Empire State Plaza Art Commission. The Empire State Collection: Art for the Public. New York: Harry N. Abrams, 1987.
Messer, Thomas M. Fifty Years of Collecting: An Anniversary Selection, Painting since World War II: Europe, Latin America, North America. Exh. cat. New York: Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, 1987.
L'epoque la mode la morale la passion. Exh. cat. Paris: Centre Georges Pompidou, 1987.
Still Life: Painting Sculpture Drawing. Exh. cat. Manitowoc: Rahr-West Art Museum, 1987.
Art Against AIDS. Exh. cat. New York: AmFAR, 1987.
Philip Guston: Early and Late Works. Exh. cat. Saratoga Springs: Schick Art Gallery, Skidmore College, 1987.
Wolf, Tom. Woodstock's Art Heritage: The Permanent Collection of the Woodstock Artists Association. Woodstock: Overlook Press, 1987.
American Art Today: The Portrait. Exh. cat. Miami: Art Museum at Florida International University, 1987.
Art of Our Time: The Saatchi Collection. Exh. cat. Royal Scottish Academy, .
Comic Iconoclasm. Exh. cat. London: Institute of Contemporary Arts, 1987.
Philip Guston "Roma" 1971. Exh. cat. New York: David McKee Gallery, 1987.