2013           “A small hard question”, a poetry reading by Glen Watt. The visuals are closeups of Robert

                      Hoerlein paintings. PechaKucha 20x20,October 18.


2012              Painter’s Bread Blog, Interview: Robert Hoerlein, June 30, 2012. Link:


2010              Kate McGraw, "Descriptive, but not realistic", (with color photo of Hoerlein painting), The

 Albuquerque Journal, Journal North, Santa Fe Section, Jan 15th, 2010, p S4.

2007              Judith Winter, "Visible/ Invisible, a must see", Cedar Rapids Gazette, Sunday, Feb 26th.

2005              Amanda Pierre, “Upcoming arts season in Iowa”, with color photo of Hoerlein           

                        painting Des Moines Sunday Register, Jan 30, p. 4 OP.

2005             “Two Hoerleins Exhibit Paintings and Installation at Gallery 51 East", The Iowa Source

                         p F3. 

2001             “Is It Happening?”, video of details of the studio and the installation at the gallery, (video

                        by Bill Teeple), Gallery 51 East, Faifield Iowa, January – February.

1997               Judy Finkle, “Locating the Divine in Abstract Works”, review, The Iowa Source, June, p


1997              “Iowa Artists 1997”, Catalog, Des Moines Art Center, 1997, p. 30, p. 66.

1989               “Iowa Artists 1989”, Catalog, Des Moines Art Center, p.30, p.40.                                      

1988                Elliot Nusbaum, “This Iowa Artists Show is rich, challenging” (with photo of Hoerlein

                         painting), Des Moines Register, July 17, p.F8.                                                           

1988               "Iowa Artists 1988”, Catalog, Des Moines Art Center, pp. 1,2.                                   

1976                 Thomas Albright, “Art Action Has Moved South of the Slot”, review, San Francisco

                         Chronicle, February 21.                       

(Selected newspaper and magazine articles about the Drawing on a dry lakebed, Alvord Desert, Oregon, 1990 - 1991. Altogether over eighty articles, editorials, and letters appeared in newspapers and magazines in the U.S., Japan, and India).                         

Dick Cockle, “The Secret of the Mysterious Mark”, (Page One w/ color photo), The Oregonian,     

Portland, Sept 14, 1990, p. 1.

Oregon, Alvord Desert”, USA Today, Washington, DC, Sept 14, 1990.                                                 

Hindu Signs Carved in the Desert Floor…”, UPI, San Francisco Examiner, Sept 16, 1990, p. A-4.           

Meditation Symbol Appears in Dry Lake”, AP, The Statesman, Boise, Idaho, Sept 14, 1990. 

 BLM Claims Creator of Desert Design Defaced Public Land”, AP, Tribune, Salt Lake City, Utah, Sept 21, 1990.                                   

Epic Art or Giant Graffiti?”, Journal, Providence, Rhode Island, Sept 26, 1990. 

Jeffrey Bruner, “Iowans Fined for Their Experiment in Art – But They’re

Glad to Pay”, Des Moines Register, Sept 26, 1990, p. A-3.                                                                    

A desert love letter”, “Benign desert art”, LETTERS, The Oregonian, p. C8, Sept 27, and p. B6, Sept 26, 1990.

Deepti Kharod Ahmad, “Cosmic Configurations”, India Today, November 15, 1991.                           

James Deardorff, PhD, “A Symbol on the Oregon Desert”, UFO Magazine, Vol 6, #3,1991.

(Selected televised news segments about the Drawing on a dry lakebed, Alvord Desert, Oregon, 1990 – 1991).

The World Today”, CNN, Sept 13, 1990.

Mysterious Marks…..Who Did It and Why?”, CNN daily broadcast, Sept 14.

In the Desert in Southeast Oregon…..”, evening news, Channel 8, NBC Portland, Oregon, Sept 14.

The Answer is Within This House in a Small Iowa Town….”, evening news, CBAN, NBC, Des Moines Iowa, Sept 18.