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.
L'epoque la mode la morale la passion. Exh. cat. Paris: Centre Georges Pompidou, 1987.
Empire State Plaza Art Commission. The Empire State Collection: Art for the Public. New York: Harry N. Abrams, 1987.
Painting Since World War II in North America. Fifty Years of Collecting: An Anniversary Selection, Painting since World War II: Europe, Latin America, North America, vol. 3. Introduction by Thomas M. Messer. New York: Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, 1987.
Philip Guston "Roma" 1971. Exh. cat. New York: David McKee Gallery, 1987.
Comic Iconoclasm. Exh. cat. London: Institute of Contemporary Arts, 1987.
20th Century Drawings from the Whitney Museum of American Art. Exh. cat. New York: Whitney Museum of American Art, 1987.
Wilson, Richard. Richard Wilson: Line Drawings, Gnomics, Dithyramb, Serenade. Opus One 130, Vinyl lp.
Art of Our Time: The Saatchi Collection. Exh. cat. Royal Scottish Academy, .
Abstract Expressionism The Critical Developments. Exh. cat. Buffalo: Albright-Knox Art Gallery, 1987.
Zaller, Robert. "Philip Guston and the Crisis of the Image." Critical Inquiry 14, no. 1 (1987): pp. 69–94.
American Art Today: The Portrait. Exh. cat. Miami: Art Museum at Florida International University, 1987.
Wolf, Tom. Woodstock's Art Heritage: The Permanent Collection of the Woodstock Artists Association. Woodstock: Overlook Press, 1987.
Philip Guston: Early and Late Works. Exh. cat. Saratoga Springs: Schick Art Gallery, Skidmore College, 1987.
Art Against AIDS. Exh. cat. New York: AmFAR, 1987.
Still Life: Painting Sculpture Drawing. Exh. cat. Manitowoc: Rahr-West Art Museum, 1987.