Martin adding more bronze (photo by Mr. Holga)

Martin adding more bronze (photo by Mr. Holga)

Other Media and Blogs

Rodney Rogers Art Blog on my 2015 show at Kirk Hopper Fine Arts, CHANGE

“DMA CANVAS” Dallas Museum of Art’s educator’s blog

Advocate Lakewood/East Dallas, “Artist Martin Delabano

Fort Worth Community Arts Center announcement of Distinguished Texas Artist Award, 2010

Selected articles and reviews


Roinson, Gaile. “Exhibit aspire to illustrate learning curve,” Star -Telegram, 1F, June,7, 2006

Collins, Phillip, “The Belo Foundation Sculpture Series at the MAC, catalogue.

Kutner, Janet. Room to shine: 3 year sculpture series to showcase Texas artist, Dallas Morning News, GUIDE, p. 59.

Harvey Jones, Eleanor. Exhibition Essay, “Portrait and Self, Father and Son” for the Tyler Museum of Art show, “Father and Son: Barney and Martin Delabano”.

Newman, David,, Exhibition Essay, “After the Fall: Mountain of the One Eyed Goat”. for Brookhaven College show, “Mountain of the One Eyed Goat.”


Rees, Christina. Dallas Observer, “Birthday blow-out”, September 24-30, 1998

Daniel, Mike. Dallas Morning News, Top Attraction: Odd Realities at the Arlington Museum of Art , Weekend Guide, June 20, 1997 p.44.

Daniel, Mike. Dallas Morning News, “Top Attraction: Martin Delabano and Laura Noland at Conduit”, Weekend Guide, June, 7, 1996, p.43.

Bass, Shermankaye. Dallas Morning News, “Sculptor uses box to spar for attention” May 5, 1995 p.3C.

Mitchell, Dee. Art in America, January 1994 p.111-112.

Kutner, Janet. Dallas Morning News, “Persevering with Passion”, October 4, 1993, 1-2C.

Emenhiser, Karen. Dallas Observer, “Bronze Cheer: Delabano is a breath of absurd air”, October 14-20, 1993.

Moody, Tom. Dallas Morning News, “Deep Elum collections in contrast”, pp.5C-7C September 24, 1990.

Marvel, Bill, “Cast Iron Works and Drawings” (Bill’s statement written for the show)


Nash, Jesse W. . New Orleans Art Review. “Delabano:Exaggerated Man” Vol. VII,no. 4, May/June 1989, p.31.

Hurlburt, Roger. News & Sun Sentinel. “Exhibit highlights emerging artist”. pp. 1D, 2D.

Kutner, Janet, . Art News. “Martin Delabano – DW” Summer, 1987. p.65.

Bookhart, Eric. Art Papers.”Martin Delabano:Paintings, Drawings and SculptureNovember/December 1986, p.53.

Marvel, Bill. Dallas Times Herald. “Portrait of the artist as a Pauper” February 16, 1986 pp.C-1, C-4

Vetocq, Marcia. Art in America.”New Orleans: Martin Delabano at Tilden-Foley”.February, 1985, pp.144,149.

Mitchell, Charles Dee. Artspace. “Dallas Notes”. Summer, 1985, pp. 68-69.

Marvel, Bill. Dallas Times Herald.”Censored’ Presents Banished Art”. October 14, 1984, pp.1C, 10C.

Kutner, Janet. Dallas Morning News. “Texas talent in New York” May 27, 1983, pp. 1C, 3C.

Marvel, Bill. Dallas Times Herald. “Symbols of Birth and Death”.

Johnson, Patricia. Houston Chronicle. “The Gang from D (as in Dallas and Directionless)”. Sunday, June 20, 1982, p.16.

Abeyta, Ray. New Mexico Daily Lobo. “Show Contains Artist’s Real Wings”. Albuquerque, New Mexico, December 2, 1981, p.8.

Marvel, Bill. Dallas Times Herald. April” Adam and Eve’ Tossed Out Of City Hall”. November 15, 1980, pp.1, 8.

Selected books and catalogues


Prayer Wall, published by A Bird In The Hand Productions and Crusader Publishing, St. John’s Episcopal School, Dallas, Texas.

RECENT WORK, published by A Bird In The Hand Productions, Dallas, Texas.

Delabano, Martin, In the Garden and since, published by A Bird In The Hand Productions, Dallas, Texas.

Mitchell, Charles Dee, EXHIBITION IN A BOX, published by A Bird In The Hand Productions, Dallas, Texas.

Delabano, Martin, 15 years. published by A Bird In The Hand Productions, Dallas, Texas.

Feldman, Dr. Edmund, Great Enigmas and Personal Myths, Cultural Activities Center, Temple, Texas.

Marvel, Bill. Martin Delabano: Cast-Iron Works and Drawings , essay written for Hickory Street Annex show of 1990.


McEvilley, Thomas. Another Reality. Hooks-Epstein Gallery Inc., Houston Texas, 1989, pp.21, 82, 92.

McKinnon, LuAnne. Narrative Images, Folk Art and Related Contemporary Art. Crescent Gallery, Dallas, Texas, 1987 p.12.

Jones, Laurel, and Annette DiMeo Carozzi. 50 Texas Artist, Chronicle Books, San Francisco, 1986. pp 13, 32-33.

Teske, Robert. “Rites of Passage: The Art of Martin Delabano”. John Kohler Arts Center Sheboygan, Wisconsin, 1986.

Lucie-Smith, Edward. “New Art In Texas”. American Art Now. William Morrow and Company, Inc., New York, 1985, p.133.

McNair, Julie, Acting Director of Art League of Houston. Texas Visions. Tranco Energy Company and Museum of Art of the American West, Houston, Texas, December 6, 1985 -January 28, 1986, p. 12.