Heather Waldroup. Gauguin’s Challenge: New Perspectives After Postmodernism, “Re-Possessing Gauguin: Material Histories and the Contemporary Pacific,”Norma Broude, editor, Bloomsbury, 2018. (accepted for publication)

Sarah Juliet Lauro. The Transatlantic Zombie: Slavery, Rebellion and Living Death. “Textual Zombies in the Visual Arts: The Zombification of Paul Gauguin”: pages 178-186. Rutgers University Press, 2015.

Lucy Lippard, On the Beaten Track: Tourism, Art, and Place, New York: The New Press, 1999


7-17.             Jonathan Goodman, “”Galkyd, Galkyd, Presents the Best of Today’s Abstraction", Whitehot Magazine

7-26-17        Angela Groom, “Galkyd! Galkyd! at Gallery Gary Giordano, Arte Fuse,

2017            James Kalm, “Debra Drexler: Earth to Sky at Van Der Plas Gallery,

Spring, 2016 Rasa Fournier, “Life in the Abstract: Debra Drexler’s large-format, meditative pieces”, Go Kailua, pgs 42-45

11-15-15        David Goldberg, “An Examination of Abstract Art,” ¨Honolulu Star Bulletin

11-10-15        Noe Tanegawa. “Welcome to the Sentient World: The New Abstraction” Hawai’i Public Radio.

10-2015       Van Der Plas Gallery, “River’s Edge: Debra Drexler,” exhibit catalog. Essay by Robert Edelman

10-15-15       Brenna Kischuk, “Artist Debra Drexler on the Power of Painting.”  The Ange,

10-15-15       Paul Behnke. “Studio Visit with Debra Drexler.” Structure and Imagery

1-2-15          Jamie Martinez, “Paper Trails at Van Der Plas Gallery.” Arte Fuse.

11-17-13        David Goldberg, “Dual art show compares, contrasts isles with mainland.” Honolulu Star Advertiser

8-9-13         Sara Roffino, “Fridge Fair’s Debut on LES recalls Neighborhood’s DIY Heyday, Artinfo,

3-29-13       Rachel Corbet “Fridge Offers Chill Vibe American Idol Finalist, Artinfo,

11-18-12       Joleen Oshiro, “Luminosity Stirs Sunny Artist’s Work”, Honolulu Star Bulletin,

11-14-12       Mindy Pennybacker, “Firebird: A Painter talks about darkness, light and community.” Honolulu Weekly,

10-31-12       James, Cave, “Full Solar Circle”, Honolulu Weekly,

12-11             Marcia Morse, “Three Lessons from Artists who Teach, Artery New York City,

7-10              Michael Carter, “Reflecting Pools, Tribes Magazine, (review of Shadow Play)

4-10              “Out of Hawai’i”, HI Arts Magazine, issue 8, Spring, 2010

2009            “Shadow Play”, Exhibition Catalog, HP Garcia Gallery, New York, NY, Essay by Lisa Paul Streitfeld (freelance critic: Sculpture Magazine, and New York Times)

1-10-09           Senz’Anima:l’ultimo paradiso. Monstra Collettiva, Arte:go,

1-28-09           Stella Kasian, “Last Paradise Without Soul Alla Primopianio Living Gallery,

4-29-08           Olympia Lambert, “Jumping into Pool Art Fair”, Art Cal Zine –Armory Show Week 2008 Coverage,

4-28-08         Jacquelyn Lewis, “Relaxing at Pool, Bustling at Bridge”, Art Info,

4-11-08            Ben Davis, “Art in Flux”, Art Info,

Jan/Feb, 2006   Kate Hickey, “Lost in Paradise: Honolulu in Berlin”,  New York Arts Magazine,   Volume 11, No. 1/2,

7-30-06         Lesa Griffith, “’Wanderings’ in New York a Dream for UH Students”, Honolulu Advertiser, Honolulu, Hi

8-13-05          Jacquelyn Carberry, “UH Students Exhibit Art in New York”, Honolulu Star Bulletin, Honolulu, HI

2-10-6             David Wheeler, “The Arts in Academe” The Chronicle of Higher Education

May/June, 2005 Molly Klienman, “Debra Drexler: Resuscitating Gauguin”, New York Arts Magazine,  Volume 10, No. 5.

Spring, 2004     Marcia Morse, “Gauguin’s Zombie”, The Contemporary Pacific, Volume 16, Number 1

2004             “High Art and Low Life,” Catalogue of Exhibition, Gallery 210, University of Missouri, St. Louis

June, 2003    Marcia Morse, “Debra Drexler-Gauguin’s Zombie at the Maui Arts and Cultural Center’s Schafer International Gallery”, Artweek Magazine, Los Angeles, California (name featured on cover review and photo page 22)

April/May 03   Rita Goldman, “Gauguin’s Zombie”, Centerpiece Magazine, Maui Arts and Cultural Center, (color photo cover, photo page 2, article and color photos pages 22-27)

6-25-03          Paul Janes-Brown, “’Gauguin’s Zombie’: Fresh Perspectives on a Body of Work”, The Maui News, Maui, Hawai’i (review and color photos)

2002             “Gauguin’s Zombie”, Exhibition Catalogue, Honolulu Academy (now Honolulu Museum, Honolulu, HI

10-24-02       Joleen Oshiro, “Gauguin Walks Again”, Honolulu Star Bulletin, Honolulu, HI,  (review and color photographs)

10-2-02          Marcia Morse, “Modernism and Mousepads”, The Weekly, Honolulu, HI (review and photographs)

9-29-02          Victoria Gail-White, “Gauguin’s Zombie”, The Honolulu Advertiser, Honolulu, HI  (review and photographs)

9-19-02            Mary Kaye Ritz, “Follow in the Footsteps of Gauguin’s Zombie, If you Dare", The Honolulu Advertiser, Honolulu, HI (feature article and color photographs)