William A. Berry
Artist, Illustrator, Photographer, Professor, Designer, Author



Illustrators '65 (The Annual of American Illustration). New York:  New York Society of Illustrators, 1965, p. 276.

Woody, Russell, O., Jr.  Painting with Synthetic Media.  New York:  Reinhold Publishing Company, 1965, p. 96.

Illustrators '67 (The Annual of American Illustration).  New York:  New York Society of Illustrators, 1967.

Illustrators '70 (The Annual of American Illustration).  New York:  New York Society of Illustrators, 1970.

Who's Who in American Art



Fasick, Adele M. (Review of Paper Construction for Children), Library Journal, SCI, (April 1, 1966), p. 1877.

Thomas, D. (Review of Paper Construction for Children), Library Journal, XCI, (April 15, 1966), p. 2000.

"Bill Berry Paints the Arab World," Al-Majal (a USIA publication in Arabic), No.2, 1967, pp. 11-13.

Meyer, Susan E.  "William A. Berry, Illustrator/Painter,"  American Artist, XXXIV, (March 1970), pp. 80-85 (16).

McCulloch, Marilyn.  (Review of On Firm Ice), Library Journal, SCV (May 15, 1970), p. 1950.

Goldman, Betsy Schein, "William A.Berry," American Artist, February, 1987, pp. 68-73, 89-94.

Wasserman, Burton, "Exhibitions in Sight," A review of the Rutgers National Works on Paper Exhibition 1990, Stedman Art Gallery, Rutgers University, Camden, New Jersey, Art Matters, April 1990, Vol. 9, No. 7, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.


Newspaper Articles

Poore, Charles.  "Books of the Times" (a review of Kennedy Without Tears), The New York Times (October 8, 1964), p. 41.

Burnes, James MacGregor.  "A Man Unrevealed" (a review of Kennedy Without Tears), The New York Times Book Review (October 11,1 964), p. 20.

Borland, Hal.  (Review of On Firm Ice), The New York Times Book Review, (April 5, 1970), p. 26.

"Presentaran Exposition 5 Artistas EU y 2 de RD," La Romana, Dominican Republic, May 31, 1983.

"Artistas Nacionales y Extraneros Presentaron Colectiva Altos de Chavon," Dominican Republic, May 24, 1983.

"Berry Exhibit Opens April 27 at Muscarelle," Virginia Gazette, Williamsburg, Virginia, April 18, 1984.

Turner, Johnathan, "Still-Lifes in Straight Lines, International Courier, Rome, Italy, November 12, 1985.  (Review of Exhibition, Galleria Schneider)

"Berry sulle forme solide," L'Unita, Rome, November 5, 1985.

"On the Art of Drawing and the Drawings of William Berry," by Gardiner McCauley, Montalvo News, July - August 1986.

Burkhart, Dorothy, "Critics' Choice," San Jose Mercury News, July 27, 1986.

Krause, Betsy, "Drawn to Art,"  Columbia Daily Tribune, October 9, 1986.

Eliasoph, Philip, "Up and Coming Artists Show Their Colors in Stamford," The Advocate and Greenwich Times, November 2, 1986.

Seymour, Ann, "Galleries," Nobhill Gazette, San Francisco, June 1987, p. 21.

Merrion, Margaret, "Getting With It at the BSU Art Gallery," Ball State University Newspaper, Muncie, Indiana, October 1987.

Payne, Christopher, "Three Artists Display Works in Tullibody Gallery,"  The Montgomery Advertiser, March 10, 1988.

Dalkey, Victoria, "Steady, Strange, Wonderful; Juried Shows Give Sense of Where Creativity Can Travel,"  (review First National Open Exhibit, Sacramento Fine Arts Center), The Sacramento Bee, July 24, 1988.

Nusbaum, Eliot, "Berry Focuses on Technique," The Des Moines Sunday Register, September 11, 1988.

Fabiniak, Manya, "National Juried Exhibition at Clary-Miner," Arts in Buffalo, October 26, 1988.

Schleppenbach, Barbara, "William Berry Exhibits Colored Pencil."

Smith, Mark, " 'At the Edge' Reveals Intimate Traces of the Artist's Hand," Austin American Statesman, Austin, Texas, February 16, 1989.

Cooper, Evelyn, "Galeria Mesa Offers a 'Divine Line'," Arizona Republic, September 15, 1989.

Thompson, Jim, "Impressive Drawing Show Opens at Catherine Smith Gallery on ASU Campus," The Mountain Times, January 11, 1990, p. 29.

Baxter, Robert, "Paper Message:  New Art Exhibition at Rutgers-Camden," A Review of Rutgers National Works on Paper Exhibition 1990, Stedman Art Gallery, Rutgers University, Camden, New Jersey.  Courier-Post, Sunday, March 4, 1990.

Falk, Carol, "MFA Show Displays Eclecticism," The Capital, April 1991. Annapolis, Maryland.

"What's Up at the McAllen International Museum," Valley Town Crier, March 11, 1992.

"Traveling One-man art exhibit open at the McAllen Museum," Valley Town Crier, Winter Texan, March 11, 1992.

L'Officiel des Loisirs Provence, 29 April - 5 May, 1992, p. 30.

William Berry:  Le magicien du crayon de couleur," Le Provencal, Monday, May 4, 1992.

Bannon, Anthony, "CAA Show Reflects 'Seriousness of Purpose'," Chautauqua Daily, Monday, June 29, 1992, pp. 5 ff.

"Still Life Exhibition at Cottey College," Nevada, Missouri, November 1992.

Cantu, John Carlos, "A 'Consistently' Superior Show in Dexter," The Ann Arbor News, June 24, 1993 (a review of national juried exhibition in the Clara Kott von Storch Gallery at the Farrington-Keith Creative Art Center.)

Review, by Elizabeth Wix, "Drawing for its Own Sake, The Great Linear Space Mystery"; Exhibition at Smithson Township Arts Council, St. James, New York, in Newsday, October 14, 1994.


Catalogues Reproducing Work of Mr. Berry

24th North Dakota Print and Drawing Annual, University of North Dakota, April 1 - May, 1981.

American Drawings IV, November 7 - December 24, 1982, Portsmouth Community Arts Center Gallery, Portsmouth, Virginia, pp. 40-41.

Mid-Four, Annual Juried Art Exhibition, Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, Kansas City, Missouri, May - June 1983.

Exposition RD/USA, June 1983, Altos de Chavon, Dominican Republic, pp. 6-7.

The '84 Hoyt National Drawing and Painting Show, Catalogue of Exhibition, October  1984, Hoyt Institute of Fine Arts, New Castle, Pennsylvania.

The Greater Midwest International Exhibition 1986, Central Missouri State University, Warrensburg, Missouri.

Catalogue:  21st Bradley National Print and Drawing Exhibition, Bradley University, Peoria, Illinois, 1987.

A Catalogue of Regional and National Artworks, Selected by Mr. Douglas G. Schultz, Director of the Albright-Knox Art Gallery.  Associated Artists' Organization of Western New York, Buffalo, New York, November 1987.

American Drawing Biennial, Exhibition Check List, Muscarelle Museum of Art, College of William and Mary, Williamsburg, Virginia, March 19 - May 1, 1988.

Catalogue, Fine Arts Institute 23rd National Juried Exhibition, San Bernardino County Museum, Redlands, California, October 11 - November 13, 1988.

Catalogue, At the Edge, A National Print and Drawing Exhibition, Selected by Barry Walker, Associate Curator, Prints and Drawings, The Brooklyn Museum, February 11 - March 12, 1989. Laguna Gloria Art Museum, Austin, Texas

Catalogue, Drawings of the Human Head, Metropolitan State College, Denver, Colorado, October - November 1989, pp. 6-7.

Catalogue, Rutgers National '90 Works on Paper, Camden, New Jersey, March - April 1990.

Dimensions, Catalogue of 27th Annual National Juried Art Exhibition, Associated Artists of Winston-Salem, North Carolina, November 1990.

Catalogue, Lacoste School of the Arts in France "Homage to Bernard Pfriem" A Celebration of the 20th Anniversary, Mona Bismarck Foundation, Paris, November 1991.

Catalogue, 35th Chautauqua National Exhibition of American Art, June 28 - July 15, 1992, Chautauqua, New York.

Catalogue, Selections from the National Drawing Association, September 10 – October 24, 1993.  Thomas J. Walsh Art Gallery, Fairfield University, Fairfield, Connecticut.

Catalogue, 18th Harper College National Print and Drawing Exhibition, March 7 - April 22, 1994.  Harper College and Western Illinois University.

Catalogue, Form and Metaphor, an international juried exhibition, Eastern New Mexico State University, Portales, New Mexico, February 25 - March 22, 1995.

Reproduced in exhibition catalogue, Kansas City Artists' Coalition, 14th annual regional (6 state) juried exhibition, June 2 - 29, 1996.  Juror:  Richard Armstrong, Chief Curator, Carnegie Museum of Art, former curator for The Whitney Museum of American Art. Cash Award.  Second Prize.

Catalogue:  Colored Pencil Society of America International Exhibition 1996, Poway Center for the Performing Arts, San Diego, California, August 1 - 31, 1996.  Jurors:  Martin Peterson, Curator, San Diego Museum of Art and Linda Doll. Cash Award.
Catalogue:  Scene/Unseen 1997, a national art show, November 3-23, 1997.  Eastern New Mexico University.

Catalogue, Colored Pencil Society of America, 1998 International Exhibition, Arlington, Virginia.

Catalogue,  Scene/Unseen 7th Annual National Juried Art Exhibition,  Eastern New Mexico State University, Portales, New Mexico, November 1998.

Catalogue, Valdosta Works on Paper, a national juried exhibition, Valdosta State University, Valdosta, Georgia, March 6 - April 7, 2000.  Juror:  Les Reket, Director Of Collections, Columbus Museum of Art, Columbus, Georgia.

Catalogue, Border to Border, a national drawing competition, Austin Peay State University, Clarksville, Tennessee, 2003.


Books Reproducing Work of Mr. Berry

Brommer, Gerald, Exploring Drawing, Worcester, Massachusetts, Davis Publications, 1988.  (6 drawings).

Mendelowitz, Daniel and Wakeham, Duane, A Guide to Drawing, 4th Edition, New York:  Holt, Rinehart, Winston, 1988.  (1 drawing and detail)

Mendelowitz, Daniel and Wakeham, Duane, A Guide to Drawing, 5th Edition, Holt, Rinehart, Winston, 1992.  (1 drawing and detail)

The Best of Colored Pencil 4, Rockport publishers, Gloucester, Massachusetts, 1997 (1 drawing)