Articles and Reviews
These are Articles and Reviews about Noel Rockmore in Chronological Order
2013 September 3rd - Exhibition highlights Bohemian French Quarter of the 1960s (Article & Video) by Stephanie Bruno - The New Orleans Advocate
2013 August 28th - "Jon and Gypsy Lou Webb, Bukowski and the 1960s French Quarter" by Doug MacCash - The Times Picayune (7 GREAT Images)
2013 August 27th - "Neither Big nor Easy, A Pilgrimage to Gypsy Lou Webb, New Orleans Patron Saint of Beat Literature" by Michael Patrick Welch - Vice Magazine (Great Rockmore Picture)
2013 August 24th - "Counter-Culture Bearers" - The NOLA Defender - by Emma Boyce - HNOC LouJon Exhibition (Great Rockmore Picture)
2013 August 20th - "Noel, Noel!" - NOLAVie Article/LASM/HNOC Review by Keith Marshall - (5 Great Rockmore Paintings)
2013 August 14th - The Noel Rockmore & Shirley Marvin Kickstarter Book Project - 'Our Journey to the Discovery of Rockmore" gets FUNDED to make this book a reality! You can still pre-order a $40 signed, numbered & dated LIMITED Collectible First Edition by following directions here while they last.
2013 July 20th -October 6th - The Faith & The Fury: Noel Rockmore and His Patron at The Louisiana Arts & Science Museum. The Show runs from July20th - October 6th
2013 July 31st - Dig Magazine - "The Brink of Obscurity" by Mark Redmond
2013 July 21st - The Sunday Advocate Magazine - "Picasso of America" - Exhibit features works of Noel Rockmore from the Shirley Marvin collection by Robin Miller.
2013 July 15th - Times Picayune/Nola.com Article - Rockmore exhibit at LASM puts focus on arts patron Shirley Marvin and love of the undiscovered genius! By Chelsea Brasted
2013 June - The Faith & The Fury: Noel Rockmore and His Patron at The Louisiana Arts & Science Museum. The Show runs from July20th - October 6th - BIG Opening Thursday July 25th 5-8PM! Followed from July 26th-28th by 3 Days of FREE Noel Rockmore walking tours in New Orleans.
2012 September -Well known Phd in the Artworld, J. Richard Gruber has published an Article on Noel Rockmore as part of the Louisiana Endowment for the Humanities - KNOW LA Research Project.
2012 July - World Famous Composer David Amram Film discussing his childhood friend Noel Rockmore!
2011 December 28 The Breakout ROCKMORE AP Article! Picked up by NOLA.COM (Best Images), Huffington Post, Yahoo News, Washington Post, Ventura County Star (Calls him America's Picasso)! Click to See all the News pickups from around the world !
2011 November 15
2011 October 28th-30th for the BIGGEST Rockmore show ever! Click to see Rockmore Newsletter Summary with three days worth of FABULOUS photos. There is also a movie of The Rockmore Panel Discussion in LaGrange with his patrons, his gallery owner and his last girlfriend.
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2011 January 26th - " : Noel Rockmore in Garden & Gun Magazine
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2010 Sept. 3 - Upperline and other local wonders - Blog by Actress Laura Cayouette (Kill Bill) that has link to "Homage to the French Quarter" by Noel Rockmore
2010 June 2 - "Contemporary Louisiana Art on Display at NOMA" - All Art News - Great "Sorcerer" Rockmore Masterpiece displayed
2009 December 28 - "Rockmore's Preservation Hall Portraits" - Verso - Excellent Article
2008 August 9th - A story of love and books in Bohemian New Orleans - Great story on Gypsy Lou Webb mentions Rockmore and her painting
2008-2-29 - This story seen below came out in our Cape Cod Barnstable Patriot local paper and really captures what we are trying to do!
2007-12-28 - We got our very first PR with The Noel Rockmore NOLA Times Picayune Article
1998 Nov. 13 Times Picayune/Lagniappe Review of NOMA Retrospective Show
1998 Noel Rockmore: Fantasies and Realities - NOMA book by Gail Feigenbaum - Getty Museum
1995 Artist’s renown reduced to recognition on the rocks - Last interview
1995 Rockmore Memorial Tribute by Rodney Dennis - Putney School classmate and lifelong friend
1990 Rockmore's Diverse art Defies Definition - Luter Interview for Bryant Gallery Show
1985 Press Release - Chattahoochie Valley Art Association Show - with Rockmore notes
1985 Press Release - Posselt-Baker Show
1985 Rockmore works an uneven effort - Green Review of Posselt-Baker Show
1984 Rockmore Brings Haiti Home - Green Review of Bryant Gallery Show
1983 Noel Rockmore works follow entertainment depiction tradition - Green Review of 3rd Oreck Show
1982 - An Authentic American Genius flourishes in the French Quarter - by Ed Martinez
1981 Rockmore's Invention - Harris-Livingston Review of 1st Oreck Show
1973 Noel Rockmore Interview - by Bill Russell about his art
1971, February 26, Vieux Carre Courier - Rockmore Interview - by Patrick Kelly
1968 Preservation Hall Portraits By Larry Borenstein
1967 New York Daily News Article on Disastrous NYC Opening
1962 Greer Gallery NYC Exhibition Notice
1957 Life Magazine Article on Noel Davis