Selected Bibliography


Bonet, Juan Manuel, and Adrian Dannatt. Robert Indiana: Paseo de Recoletos y Paseo del Prado. Exhibition catalogue. Madrid: Aqualium, S.L., 2006.

Celant, Germano. Robert Indiana a Milano. Exhibition catalogue. Milan: Silvana Editoriale, 2008.

Cladders, Johannes. Robert Indiana, Number Paintings. Exhibition catalogue. Krefeld: Museum Haus Lange, 1966.

Dannatt, Adrian. Robert Indiana: Paintings and Sculpture, 1961 to 2003. Exhibition catalogue. London: Waddington Galleries, 2004.

Dannatt, Adrian. Robert Indiana: Wood. Exhibition catalogue. New York: Paul Kasmin Gallery, 2005.

Dannatt, Adrian. Robert Indiana: A Living Legend. Exhibition catalogue. Seoul: Seoul Museum of Art, 2006.

Dannatt, Adrian. Robert Indiana: Hard Edge. Exhibition catalogue. New York: Paul Kasmin Gallery, 2008.

Dauer, Jörg, ed. Robert Indiana: The American Painter of Signs. Exhibition catalogue. Wiesbaden: Museum Wiesbaden, 2008.

Depotte, Hélène. Hommage à Indiana. Exhibition catalogue. Paris: Galerie Denise René, 2001.

Foster, Stephen C. Robert Indiana. Exhibition catalogue. Shanghai: Shanghai Art Museum, 2002.

Gallant, Aprile, Daniel E. O’Leary, and Susan Elizabeth Ryan. Love and the American Dream: The Art of Robert Indiana. Exhibition catalogue. Portland, Maine: Portland Museum of Art, 1999.

Haskell, Barbara. Robert Indiana: Beyond LOVE. Exhibition catalogue. With essays by René Paul Barilleaux and Sasha Nicholas.  New York: Whitney Museum of American Art, 2013.

Homer, Valerie Vadala. Robert Indiana: The Story of Love. Exhibition catalogue. Scottsdale: Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art, 2004.

Katz, William, and Robert Indiana. Robert Indiana: Druckgraphik und Plakate, 1961-1971. Stuttgart and New York: Edition Domberger, 1971.

Katz, William. Robert Indiana: Early Sculpture, 1958-1962. Exhibition catalogue. London: Salama-Caro Gallery, 1991.

Kernan, Nathan. Robert Indiana: Recent Paintings. Exhibition catalogue. New York: Paul Kasmin Gallery, 2003.

Krause, Martin, and John Wilmerding. The Essential Robert Indiana. New York: Prestel, 2013.

Lust, Herbert. Robert Indiana. Exhibition catalogue. Paris: Galerie Natalie Seroussi, 1989.

Maynes, Bill. Robert Indiana: Decade Autoportrait. Exhibition catalogue. New York: Marisa del Re Gallery, 1990.

McCoubrey, John W. Robert Indiana. Exhibition catalogue. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania, Institute of Contemporary Art, 1968.

Mecklenburg, Virginia M. Wood Works: Constructions by Robert Indiana. Exhibition catalogue. Washington, D.C.: National Museum of American Art, 1984.

Péladeau, Marius B., and Martin Dibner. Indiana’s Indianas: A 20-Year Retrospective of Paintings and Sculpture from the Collection of Robert Indiana. Exhibition catalogue. Rockland, Maine: William A. Farnsworth Library and Art Museum, 1982.

Pincuss-Witten, Robert. Robert Indiana: Letters, Words and Numbers. Exhibition catalogue. New York: C & M Arts in association with Simon Salama-Caro, 2002.

Pissarro, Joachim, and Hélène Depotte. Robert Indiana: Rétrospective 1958-1998. Exhibition catalogue. Nice: Musée d’Art Moderne et d’Art Contemporain, 1998.

Pissarro, Joachim. Robert Indiana: Rare Works from 1959 at Coenties Slip. Exhibition catalogue. Zurich: Galerie Gmurzynska, 2011.

Robert Indiana. Exhibition catalogue. New York: Stable Gallery, 1962.

Robert Indiana: Peace Paintings. Exhibition catalogue. New York: Paul Kasmin Gallery, 2004.

Robert Indiana Sculptures. Exhibition catalogue. London: Waddington Custot Galleries, 2012.

Ryan, Susan Elizabeth. Robert Indiana: Figures of Speech. New Haven: Yale University Press, 2000.

Ryan, Susan Elizabeth, and William Ganis. Love and Fame: Works by Robert Indiana and Andy Warhol. Exhibition catalogue. Terre Haute: Indiana State University Art Gallery, 2012.

Salama-Caro, Simon, ed. Robert Indiana. With essays by Joachim Pissarro, Robert Pincus-Witten, and John Wilmerding. New York: Rizzoli International, 2006.

Sheehan, Susan. Robert Indiana Prints: A Catalogue Raisonné, 1951-1991. New York: Susan Sheehan Gallery, 1991.

Sogbe, Beatriz. Los Estados Unidos Bajo La Optica de Robert Indiana. Exhibition catalogue. Caracas: Galería Ateneo de Caracas, 2001.

Tobin, Robert L.B., William Katz, and Donald B. Goodall. Robert Indiana. Exhibition catalogue. Austin: University Art Museum, University of Texas at Austin, 1977.

Unruh, Allison, ed. Robert Indiana: New Perspectives. With essays by Robert Storr, Thomas Crow, Jonathan D. Katz, Kalliopi Minioudake, and Allison Unruh. Ostfildern: Hatje Cantz Verlag, 2012.

Van der Marck, Jan, and Gene R. Swenson. Robert Indiana. Exhibition catalogue. Minneapolis: Dayton’s Gallery 12, 1966.

Weinhardt, Jr., Carl J. Robert Indiana. New York: Harry N. Abrams, 1990.

Wilmerding, John, and Michael Komanecky. Robert Indiana and the Star of Hope. Exhibition catalogue. Rockland, Maine: Farnsworth Art Museum, 2009.

Wilmerding, John. Robert Indiana Sign Paintings 1960-65. Exhibition catalogue. New York: Craig F. Starr Gallery, 2015.



Alloway, Lawrence, and Allan Kaprow. New Forms-New Media I. Exhibition catalogue. New York: Martha Jackson Gallery, 1960.

Alloway, Lawrence. American Pop Art. Exhibition catalogue. New York: Whitney Museum of American Art, 1974.

Alloway, Lawrence. Topics in American Art Since 1945. New York: W. W. Norton, 1975.

Amaya, Mario. Pop Art . . . and After. New York: Viking Press, 1966.

Becker, Wolfgang. Kunst um 1970 – Art Around 1970. Exhibition catalogue. Aachen: Neue Galerie Der Stadt Aachen, 1972.

Brauer, David. Pop Art: US/UK Connections: 1956-1966. Exhibition catalogue. Houston: The Menil Collection, 2001.

Calas, Nicholas, and Elena Calas. Icons and Images of the Sixties. New York: E. P. Dutton, 1971.

Champa, Kermit S. et al. Definitive Statements: American Art, 1964-66: An Exhibition. Exhibition catalogue. Providence: David Winton Bell Gallery, List Art Center, Brown University, 1986.

Compton, Michael. Pop Art: Movements in Modern Art. New York: Hamlyn, 1970.

Creeley, Robert. 5 Numbers: A Sequence for Robert Indiana, January 16, 1968. New York: Poets Press, 1968.

Crow, Thomas. The Long March of Pop: Art, Music, and Design, 1930-1995. New Haven: Yale University Press, 2015.

Day, Holliday T., Dore Ashton, and Lena Vigna. Crossroads of American Sculpture: David Smith, George Rickey, John Chamberlain, Robert Indiana, William T. Wiley, Bruce Nauman. Exhibition catalogue. Indianapolis: Indianapolis Museum of Art, 2000.

Diederichsen, Diedrich, et al. Pop Art Design. Exhibition catalogue. Weil am Rhein: Vitra Art Museum, 2012.

Documenta 4: Internationale Ausstellung, Katalog 1. Exhibition catalogue. Kassel: Kunsthalle Museum Fridericianum, 1968.

Eldredge, Charles C. et al. Gene Swenson: Retrospective for a Critic. Exhibition catalogue. Lawrence: University of Kansas Museum of Art, 1971.

Ferguson, Russell, ed. Hand-Painted Pop: American Art in Transition, 1955-62. Exhibition catalogue. Los Angeles: Museum of Contemporary Art, 1992.

Francis, Mark et al. Les Années Pop: 1958 à 1968. Exhibition catalogue. Paris: Centre Georges Pompidou, 2001.

Glimcher, Mildred. Indiana, Kelly, Martin, Rosenquist, Youngerman at Coenties Slip. Exhibition catalogue. New York: Pace Gallery, 1993.

Janis, Sidney, and Pierre Restany. The New Realists: An Exhibition of Factual Paintings and Sculptures from France, England, Italy, Sweden, and the United States by the Artists. Exhibition catalogue. New York: Sidney Janis Gallery, 1962.

Lipman, Jean, Richard Marshall, and Leo Steinberg. Art About Art. Exhibition catalogue. New York: Whitney Museum of American Art, 1978.

Lippard, Lucy R. Pop Art. New York: Frederick A. Praeger, 1966.

Livingstone, Marco. Pop Art: A Continuing History. London: Thames and Hudson, 1990.

Livingstone, Marco, ed. Pop Art: An International Perspective. Exhibition catalogue. London: Royal Academy of the Arts, 1991.

Mahsun, Carol Anne Runyon. Pop Art and the Critics. Ann Arbor: UMI Research Press, 1987.

McCoubrey, John W., Denise Scott Brown, and Robert Venturi. The Highway: An Exhibition. Exhibition catalogue. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania, Institute of Contemporary Art, 1970.

Miller, Dorothy C., ed. Americans 1963. Exhibition catalogue. New York: The Museum of Modern Art, 1963.

Nine Artists: Coenties Slip. Exhibition catalogue. New York: Whitney Museum of American Art, 1974.

Osterwold, Tilman. Pop Art. Cologne: Taschen, 2003.

Perlein, Gilbert, and Sophie de Duplaix. De Klein à Warhol: face-à-face France / Etats-Unis. Exhibition catalogue. Paris: Centre Georges Pompidou, 1997.

Russell, John, and Suzi Gablik. Pop Art Redefined. New York and Washington, D.C.: Frederick A. Praeger, 1969.

Seitz, William C. The Art of Assemblage. Exhibition catalogue. New York: The Museum of Modern Art, 1961.

Seitz, William C., and Lloyd Goodrich. São Paulo 9:  Environment USA: 1957 – 1967. Exhibition catalogue. São Paulo: Museum of Modern Art, 1967.

Stringer, John et al. 25 Años Despues. Exhibition catalogue. Bogotá: El Museo de Arte Moderno de Bogotá, 1979.

Umland, Anne. Pop Art: Selections from The Museum of Modern Art. Exhibition catalogue. Atlanta: High Museum of Art, 1998.

Van der Marck, Jan. Richard Stankiewicz, Robert Indiana: An Exhibition of Recent Sculptures and Paintings. Exhibition catalogue. Minneapolis: Walker Art Center, 1963.

Williams, Jr., Herman Warner. The Twenty-Ninth Biennial Exhibition of Contemporary American Painting. Exhibition catalogue. Washington, D.C.: The Corcoran Gallery of Art, 1965.

Wilmerding, John. The Pop Object: The Still Life Tradition in Pop Art. Exhibition catalogue. New York: Acquavella Galleries, 2013.



Alloway, Lawrence. “Notes on Five New York Painters.” Buffalo Fine Arts Academy and Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Gallery Notes XXVI, no. 2 (Autumn 1963): 13-21.

Barr, Jr., Alfred H. “Painting and Sculpture Acquisitions: January 1, 1961 through December 31, 1961.” The Bulletin of the Museum of Modern Art 29, no 2-3 (1962): 6.

Brown Baker, Richard. Oral History Interview with Robert Indiana. Tape recording and transcript, September 12-November 7, 1963. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C.

Carr, Arthur C. The Reminiscences of Robert Indiana. Unpublished interview with the artist, November 1965. Arthur C. Carr Papers, Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University, New York.

Castro, Jan Garden. “More Famous than John Dillinger: A Conversation with Robert Indiana.” Sculpture 28, no. 2 (March 2009): 44-45.

Chapin, Louise. “Robert Indiana.” Christian Science Monitor, May 25, 1971, 8.

“Commanding Painter.” Time, May 22, 1964, 72.

Dannatt, Adrian. “LOVE, Pop, Words and More.” The Art Newspaper 9, no. 133 (February 2003), 16.

Diamonstein, Barbaralee. “Interview with Robert Indiana.” In Inside New York’s Art World. New York: Rizzoli International, 1979.

Douglas, Sarah. “Conversation with…Robert Indiana.” Art & Auction, no. 1 (September 2008): 71.

Fleming, Lee. “Robert Indiana: National Museum of American Art.” ARTnews 83, no. 8 (October 1984): 160-61.

Glueck, Grace. “Robert Indiana’s Career: Love and American Style.” The New York Times, August 27, 1999, E34.

Hagan, Debbie. “Robert Indiana: Words as Medium.” Art New England 30, no. 5 (August-September 2009): 16-18.

Hudson, Suzanne. “Robert Indiana: A People’s Painter.” In Pop Art: Contemporary Perspectives. Exhibition catalogue. By Joanna Burton, et al. Princeton: Princeton University Art Museum, 2007, 14-35.

Indiana, Robert. Lecture at the American Art Museum. Tape recording. Washington, D.C., May 3, 1984. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C.

Judd, Donald. “In the Galleries: Robert Indiana: Exhibition at Stable Gallery,” Arts Magazine 38, no. 10 (September 1964): 71.

Katz, William. “A Mother Is a Mother” Arts Magazine 41, no. 3 (December 1966-January 1967): 46-48.

Kiener, Robert. “The Master of Love.” New England Home, November/December 2012, 36-39.

Lemos, Peter. “Indiana in Maine.” ARTnews 88, no. 8 (October 1989): 166-69.

Levin, Kim. “Reviews: New York: Robert Indiana.” ARTnews 112, no. 11 (December 2013): 88.

Loring, Jon. “Architectural Digest Visits: Robert Indiana.” Architectural Digest 35, no. 9 (November 1978): 112-21.

McKinley, Jesse. “An Artist’s LOVE-Hate Relationship.” The New York Times, September 22, 2013, AR21.

Messer, Thomas M. “Coins by Sculptors.” Art in America 51, no. 2 (April 1963): 32-38.

Miller, Frances Koslow. “Robert Indiana.” Tema Celeste 20, no. 95 (January/February 2003): 70-75.

Peterson, William, and Bob Tomilson. “Robert Indiana.” Artspace 1, no. 1 (Fall 1976): 4-9.

Plante, Michael. “Truth, Friendship, and Love: Sexuality and Tradition in Robert Indiana’s Hartley Elegies.” In Dictated by Life: Marsden Hartley’s German Officer Paintings and Robert Indiana’s Hartley Elegies. Exhibition catalogue. By Patricia McDonnell and Michael Plante. Minneapolis: Frederick R. Weisman Art Museum, University of Minnesota, 1995, 57-87.

Raynor, Vivien. “The Man who Invented Love.” ARTnews 72, no. 2 (February 1973): 58-62.

Rosenblum, Robert. “Pop Art and Non-Pop Art.” Art and Literature 5 (Summer 1965): 80-93.

Seckler, Dorothy Gees. “Folklore of the Banal.” Art in America 50, no. 4 (Winter 1962): 56-61.

Sutherland, Scott. “Exiled in Maine, the Creator and Prisoner of Love.” The New York Times, June 27, 1999, 30, 32.

Sverbeyeff, Elizabeth. “Six in the Arts and How They Live: Robert Indiana.” House Beautiful, February 1970, 52-55, 166.

Swenson, Gene R. “Reviews and previews: New names this month: Peter Forakis and Robert Indiana.” ARTnews 60, no. 3 (May 1961): 20.

Swenson, Gene R. “The New American ‘Sign Painters.'” ARTnews 61, no. 5 (September 1962): 44-47, 60-62.

Swenson, Gene R. “Reviews and Previews: Robert Indiana.: ARTnews 61, no. 6 (October 1962): 14.

Swenson, Gene R. “What is Pop Art? Answers from Eight Painters, Part I: Jim Dine, Robert Indiana, Roy Lichtenstein, Andy Warhol.” ARTnews 62, no. 7 (November 1963): 24-27. 59-64.

Swenson, Gene R. “Reviews and Previews: Robert Indiana.” ARTnews 63, no. 4 (Summer 1964): 13.

Swenson, Gene R. “The Horizons of Robert Indiana.” ARTnews 65, no 3 (May 1966): 48-49, 60-62.

Taylor, Paul. “Love Story.” Connoisseur 221, no. 955 (August 1991): 46-51, 94-97.

Tillim, Sidney. “In the Galleries: Robert Indiana.” Arts Magazine 37, no. 3 (December 1962): 49.

Tuchman, Phyllis. “Pop! Interview with George Segal, Andy Warhol, Roy Lichtenstein, James Rosenquist, and Robert Indiana.” ARTnews 73, no. 5 (May 1974): 24-29.

Van der Marck, Jan. Interview at Walker Art Center. Tape recording. October 21, 1963. Walker Art Center archives, Minneapolis.



Robert Indiana: American Dreamer, DVD. Directed by Eric Breitbart. New York: Eric Breitbart Productions and Muse Film and Television, 2007.

Robert Indiana Portrait. Directed by John Huszar. 1973. Film transferred to DVD. Chatham, New York: FilmAmerica, 2008.

A Visit to the Star of Hope: Conversations with Robert Indiana and Installing Indiana. DVD, 2 discs. Directed by Dale Shierholt. Rockland, Maine: Acadia Moving Pictures in association with the Farnsworth Art Museum, 2009.