Publications

“ANNUAL EXHIBITION BY WOMEN ARTISTS; Display Opens Tomorrow at Galleries of the National Academy—Awards Listed,” The New York Times, May 14, 1953

“Women Artists,” Art Digest, April 1954

“BUSY WEEK AHEAD IN GALLERIES HERE; No Pre-Easter Lull in Sight as Local Art Houses Plan Variety of Attractions,” The New York Times, April 3, 1955

Devree, Howard. “Canvases by Biala Compete at Galleries With Sculpture, Scenes of New York,” The New York Times, April 7, 1955

“Sculpture by Ente,” New York Herald Tribune, April 9, 1955

J.R.M. “Lily Ente,” Art Digest, May 1955

“About Art and Artists; Harry Jackson Shows Traditional Works—Four Other Exhibitions Open,” The New York Times, November 27, 1956

Ashton, Dore. “Art: Collages by Hedge; Sculptures by Cousins Are Also on view—Paintings by Polakov, Laughlin Shown,” The New York Times, September 18, 1957

Preston, Stuart. “GALIERIES OFFER DIVERSE FARE; History and Legend,” The New York Times, September 29, 1957

“Tennessee Painter,” The New York Times, October 17, 1957

Ashton, Dore. “Timely Showing of Pre-Columbian Works,” The New York Times, October 18, 1958

“GROUP SHOWS TOP WEEK’S ART LIST; Exhibitions at Lever House and Brooklyn Museum Among Many Slated,” The New York Times, April 5, 1959

Glueck, Grace. “‘Sculpture: New York Scene’ Uptown; 17 Display Their Work at Riverside Museum,” The New York Times, March 18, 1967

Fitzsimmons, James, ed. “Art International,” February 1973

Andre, Michael. “Ducks and Harpsichords,” The Village Voice, August 20, 1975

Isaacs, Lei. “Garden of Sculptural Delights,” Woodstock Times, April 1984

Klein, Stuart. “Lily’s Legacy,” Woodstock Times, September 1989

Lane, Dakota. “With Soaring Form and Earthbound Fraility,” Woodstock Times, September 27, 1990

Heller, Jules and Heller, Nancy G. North American Women Artists of the Twentieth Century: A Biographical Dictionary, Routledge, January 1997

Smart, Paul. “When the Stone Speaks: WAA celebrates the sculpture of Lily Ente,” Woodstock Times, October 18, 2001

Steiner, Raymond L. “Lily Ente at the Woodstock Artists Association,” Art Times, November 2001

“Woodstock Artists Association Features Lily Ente Sculpture,” Antique and Arts Weekly, November 2001 

Cassai, Mary. “Association exhibits powerful sculptures of Ente,” Daily Freeman, November 23, 2001

Wilson, Beth Elaine.”Romancing the Stone,” Chronogram, December 2001

Steiner, Raymond J. “Gathered Treasures: Three Decades of Collecting Woodstock’s Art Heritage at the Woodstock Artists Association,” Art Times, March, 2004

Wilson, Beth E., Interim Curator. “Lily Ente: From the Permanent Collection,” SDMA, 3, Spring 2006

Smart, Paul. “Maintaining a legacy: Lily Ente Gallery lives on,” Woodstock Times, November 22, 2012

The Woodstock Guide 2015, cover art

  • Mixed Gallery

    Night 4, Lily Ente, Black Belgian Marble Sculpture Young Lily Ente in Cuba Lily Ente in New York studio Untitled 35, Lily Ente, Monoprint Untitled, Lily Ente, Charcoal Untitled 2, Lily Ente, Monoprint
  • Maintaining a legacy…

    Recently published Woodstock Times article by Paul Smart illuminates Lily Ente's complex history and includes new quotes by her daughter Paulette Esrig. “Art truly saved her life. She had had a horrific childhood. She had enormous drive.” To read full article click here