Bauer, John I. H. The Face of the Fifties. Exh. cat. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan, 1961.
Dedication Exhibition, Krannert Art Museum. Exh. cat. Essays by David D. Henry, Allen S. Weller, Cecil V. Donovan. Urbana-Champaign: Krannert Art Museum, 1961.
Amerikanische Maler der Gegenwart. Exh. cat. Salzburg: Zwerglgarten, 1961.
Savremena američka umetnost. Exh. cat. Yugoslavia, 1961.
Paintings, Drawings, Sculpture, Prints from Twenty-Three Iowa Collections. Exh. cat. Iowa City: University of Iowa, 1961.
Modern American Drawings. Exh. cat. New York: Museum of Modern Art; Jerusalem: Bezalel National Museum, 1961.
Albers, Baziotes, Gorky, Gottlieb, Guston, Kline, de Kooning, Motherwell, Pollock, Rothko: The Sidney Janis Painters. Exh. cat. Sarasota: The John and Mabel Ringling Museum of Art, 1961.
10 American Painters. Exh. cat. New York: Sidney Janis Gallery, 1961.
Drawings/Five Contemporary Masters. Exh. cat. Chicago: Holland-Goldowsky Gallery, 1961.
One Hundred Paintings from the G. David Thompson Collection. Exh. cat. New York: The Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation, 1961.
Ashton, Dore. "Philip Guston." Metro, 1961, pp. 33–41.
The Whitney Museum of American Art, The Whitney Review 1960-1961. New York: Whitney Museum of American Art, 1961.
The Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Ben Heller. Exh. cat. New York: The Museum of Modern Art, 1961.
Levi, Julian. Modern Art: An Introduction. New York: Pitman Publishing Corporation, 1961.
Goodrich, Lloyd, and John I. H. Baur. American Art of Our Century. New York: Frederick A. Praeger, 1961.
The Maremont Collection at the Institute of Design. Exh. cat. Chicago: Illinois Institute of Technology, 1961.
Philip Guston/Franz Kline. Exh. cat. Los Angeles: Dwan Gallery, 1961.
American Abstract Expressionists and Imagists. Exh. cat. New York: The Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, 1961.
Annual Exhibition: 1961 Contemporary American Painting. Exh. cat. New York: Whitney Museum of American Art, 1961.