Lori Waxman, art.newcity.com, April 23, 2021.
Damien James, art.newcity.com, September 18, 2019.
Philip Hartigan, Philiphartiganpraeterita.blogspot.com, September 17, 2019.
Chuck Gniech, Chicagofineart.blogspot.com, September 20th, 2019.
Naomi Hoke, Voyagechicago.com, May 22, 2018,
Stacia Yeapanis, OtherPeoplesPixels Interviews Mary Porterfield, Otherpeoplespixels.com, Oct. 20, 2016.
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Sergio Gomez. In-Sync with
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Carrie McGath, "Looking and Layering: Darkly Whimsical Works at Packer Schopf," Chicagoist.com, June 18, 2015.
Chris Miller. Recommended: Mary Porterfield/Packer Schopf, Newcity, June 4, 2015, p. 22.
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Victor Cassidy. "Fearless Visions," ArtSlant.com, Jan. 8, 2013.
Joanna Broder. "Landscapes that Stir Emotions," Niles Sun Times, Dec.20, 2012.
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Anastasia Karpova. "Recommended-Wipe Out!/Peanut Gallery," NewCity, Jan. 19th, 2012, page 17.
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Blog posted by artist David Carmack Lewis of Portland, Oregon.
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Studio Visit, Open Studios Press, 2008/2010
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Kenyon, Theo Jean. An Illusion of Normality, Peoria Journal
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Herberger Exhibit Explores Realities of Alzheimers, Tempe
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Kelly, Michael. "Painting Depicts Heartbreak of Urban Violence," Omaha World Herald, September 16, 1995, page 1
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