PUBLICATIONS ON MY ART OR CURATING 2019-BRP, Modern Jewish Art, by Ori Z. Soltes, BRP Brill Research Perspectives in Religion and the Arts. Brill Publishers, Leiden, Boston Plein van Siena Gallery Program, Amsterdam. Spinoza, Marrano of Reason Art at The Heart Of Stanton St. Revival by Shira Hanau. Review of Stanton 11, Jewish Week, Jan23. 2018- The Brooklyn Daily Eagle blog. Review of Convivio, Jews and Hispanics in the Comics. ‘Convivio’ Exhibit Explores Jewish and Hispanic Influences on the Comics. Oct 25. The Artist Argument for Veganism at Charter Oak. Review of Through Compassionate Eyes by Susan Dunne. The Hartford Courier, Oct 11. How to be a Vegan Jewish Artist. Through Compassionate Eyes; Artists Call for Animal Rights. Review by Abigail Klein Leichman The Jewish Standard. Oct.4 Reading Clothing, by Joanne Palmer, June 23. The Jerusalem Standard and The Times of Israel. The Jerusalem Biennial, 2017 Catalog; Jerusalem Between Heaven and Hell, catalog by Ori Z. Soltes, Israel. BEKI Ushers in Spring with Inspired Art. Shalom New Haven. Spring, 2018 Jewish Comic Con Celebrates 2nd Event Alongside Art Exhibition. Bleeding Cool Jason Borelli, April 30, 2018 Jewish Comic Con Comes to Brooklyn by Aaron Rosen. Video Blog, The New York Jewish Week, April 30, 2018. The Riverdale Press. Jewish Art at a Watershed Moment by Tiffany Moustakas. 3/23/18. The Jewish Standard, 3/6/18. From Jerusalem to Riverdale; Jewish Art Salon on Display in Riverdale by Joanne Palmer. Jerusalem Between Heaven and Hell, catalog by Ori Z. Soltes and Susan Chevlow. The Derfner Judaica Museum of Art, Riverdale NY. 2017- Wise Guy Artists by Ben Schachter, The Jewish Art Salon Website: https://jewishartsalon.org/2017/11/13/wise-guy-artists-by-ben-schachter/ Art Catalog: Jewish Folk Tales Retold, Artist as Maggid. The San Francisco Contemporary Jewish Museum, Focus Golem. https://folktales.thecjm.org/focus-golem Faces of Transformation; New Works by Joel Silverstein and Tine Kindermann., Jewish Week, The Times of Israel Blog, review by Richard McBee Reprinted in Alpha Omega Arts, Disney Britton’s Art of Religious Imagination Artcritical, The List, This Week’s Picks review by David Cohen, Editor. Contact, a Publication of the Steinhardt Foundation, July (Summer Edition). From Pulp to Paradise, by Eli Valley. The Jewish Standard, June 22 issue, http://jewishstandard.timesofisrael.com/jewish-art-salon-rockets-to-teaneck/The Jewish Art Salon Rockets to Teaneck by Joanne Palmer. Interview plus three-color illustrations and cover. 2016- Tradition and Transformation: Three Millennia of Jewish Art and Architecture by Ori Z. Soltes, 630 pages, MaKoM Publications 2015. Essay on my painting and curated exhibition The Dura Europos Project”. 2015- Sacred and Sequential (Website) August Art Culture and Events. JOMIX: The New Philadelphia Museum of Jewish Art Exhibition on Jewish Comics. The Jerusalem Biennial for Contemporary Art. Directed by Ram Ozeri, curated by David Liss and Devorah Sperber, catalog by both, Painting reviewed and displayed on Israeli National Television, Channel 10 news, Date: 13/10/15, 26 min: 17 seconds. Visual Midrash- The Sidney & Gertrude Zack Gallery, Jewish Community Center Vancouver, Canada. Nancy Current, author and Presenting Artist. 2014-Silverstein’s Heroes, March. The Jewish Press, Richard McBee 2013-J Space Featured: The Jewish Art Salon, 5/23/13. Four paintings featured. Reform Jewish Quarterly, Winter Issue. Inspiration & Opportunity: The Arts and Jewish Life. Numbers/B’midbar: Challenge and Perspective. Text and Commentary: Contemporary Jewish Art, Ori Z. Soltes, Pg. 135. 2013- Catalog Fractured Epics, History Paintings and Imaginary Portraits by Joel Silverstein. Interview by Richard McBee. The Jewish Press- The Art of Joel Silverstein. Review of the exhibition Fractured Epics by Richard McBee. Vimeo video and Jewishartnow.com - Fractured Epics, The Art of Joel Silverstein (5 minutes) directed by Saul Sudin and Elke Reva Sudin. Numbers/B’midbar: Challenge and Perspective. Text and Commentary: Contemporary Jewish Art by Ori Z. Soltes. The Reform Jewish Quarterly,Winter, 2013. 2012- The Jewish Press- The Art of Joel Silverstein. Review of the Fractured Epics exhibition by Richard McBee. Vimeo video and Jewishartnow.com - Fractured Epics, The Art of Joel Silverstein (5 minutes) directed by Saul Sudin and Elke Reva Sudin. 2011- Vimeo video and Jewishartnow.com. Bridging the Institutional Gap; the Jewish Art Salon at the CAJM Conference by Elke Riva Sudin. The Jewish Daily Forwards- Images of Ben-Gurion and Ahmadinejad Update Ancient Frescos. Review of the Dura Europos Project by Aubrey Whelan. 2009- The Jewish Press- Joel Silverstein: Brighton Beach Bible. Article by Richard McBee. 2009- The Jewish Press- The Amulet, the Temple, the Disfigured Book and the Butterflies: The Art of Yona Verver, Robert Kirschbaum, David Friedman, and Joel Silverstein by Menachem Wecker. JEWESS, a publication of Feminist Jewish Culture- Review of “Tzelem.” The Jewish Week – Review of Yona Verver and the Exhibition “Tzelem.” 2004- d’ART International, Canada. Drawing Conclusions by Gae Savannah, with a reproduction of artwork and a sample of writing. 2000- New York Arts review of Figurative Painting Now 1999 - Cover Magazine, Rachel Youens’ review of “Partners” 1997 - Brooklyn Waterfront Week (Vol. 7/14) – Susan Hamburger review of the show “Trace: Painting the Self After Postmodernism.” 1996 - The 15th Annual Metro Show, Newark NJ Catalogue. Painting reproduced. NYU Small Works Show; catalogue award announcement. ART WRITING 2018- Catalog, Through Compassionate Eyes; Artists Call for Animal Rights. Written with Julie Seidman, Charter Oak Cultural Center, Hartford, CT. 2015- Catalog, JOMIX-Jewish Comics; Art & Derivation. UJA NY, The Philadelphia Museum of Jewish Art 2014-JO-EL/JORE-EL; Superheroes, Autobiography and Religion. Pratt Institute, Rohr Center, Hadas Gallery Bklyn, NY Catalog Pasqual Hijuelos; Pragmatic Mystic. Scott Foresman Gallery, Mexico 2013- Catalog, Joseph Leo Messina, Jr. ; Recent Work 2010- Catalogue, The Dura Europos Project. The Philadelphia Museum of Jewish Art Catalog, Seduced by the Sacred. Curated and written with Richard McBee Charter Oak Foundation, The Mandell JCC, Hartford Ct. 2009- Catalogue, Tzelem: Likeness and Presence in Jewish Art co-curated with Richard McBee, Brochure-Tzelem: Likeness and Presence in Jewish Art. The Jewish Press article, Tzelem; Likeness and Presence in Jewish Art posted May 6, Catalog for George Rada; A Painter’s Journey. Eighty Pages, published by the Estate of George Rada, President of Artist talk on Art. Advisor to the Estate of George Rada. 2008-Review of David Stern Exhibition at Yeshiva University Museum, Artcritical.Com 2004- Catalogue for Young He Choi- Martin, Nabi Gallery 2003- Catalogue for Bill Weiss, Elizabeth Harris Gallery Reviews of the Hyman Bloom Retrospective, Towards a Jewish Art and Paul Georges for Artcritical.Com 2002- Catalogue for Julian Hatton, Elizabeth Harris Gallery The Shiviti Paintings of Jill Nathanson for Gallery Bill Magazine The Sculptures of Irene Gennaro, Sculpture Magazine 2001- Reviews of Elements 2000, Devorah Sperber and Jane Allen Ingram, Sculpture Magazine NY Arts: Interview with Julie Heffernan , Essay for Figurative Painting Now reproduced. Exhibition review of Pat Passlof. Exhibition essay for Cathy Diamond 1998 - 2000 - Art Critic for Review Magazine. Reviewed: Whitney Biennial (April, 2000) Chuck Connelly, Ingres; Portraits at the Metropolitan, Elemental Sources at the Makor Center, Leslie Lerner, Pat Steir, Richmond Burton, Valentina Dubasky, UnrePRESSED at Atelier A/E, Women Painters: Gender Identity and the Integration of Paint into Feminism, Elements 2000 at the Newhouse Center for Contemporary Art, Alan Hart, a retrospective, Tony Scherman, Fairfield Porter, a Retrospective, Steve Mumford, Esteban Vicente, Critic’s Battle ground, an editorial, Chris Costan, Louise Fishman , three critical comments, Robert Colescott, Steve Harvey, Julie Heffernan, Milton Resnick, Julian Hatton , Terry Winters, Self-made Men at D.C. Moore, Josh Dorman. 1997 - 1998 - Art Critic for Cover Magazine. Interviewed: Rackstraw Downes, Louise Fishman, Julie Heffernan Reviews of Lyle Starr, Brenda Goodman, Chris Costan, Charles Yuen, David Kapp and the Soutine retrospective. 1997 - Catalogue, “Trace: How Painting Defines the Self.” Catalogue essay.