5 September, 2018
John Dempcy was among the 2018-2019 recipients of the Pollock-Krasner Foundation grant. The grant provide support to artists for the
creation of new work. The Pollock-Krasner Foundation, Inc. was established in 1985 through the generosity of the late Lee Krasner, a leading abstract expressionist painter and widow of Jackson Pollock. Since its inception the Foundation has awarded over four thousand grants to artists
in 77 countries.


2016    “Vibrations at Walker Contemporary,” Vermont Art Guide , 12/16
2012     Speer, Richard. “John Dempcy: New Work,” Willamette Week, 6/12    
2011     “Subtle Modulations, John Dempcy.” Folly, an online publication, December 2011 issue, pp. 3-11
2011      Exhibitions: “Wild Type,” John Dempcy, American Contemporary Art, P. 39January 2011 issue, p. 39
2011      McQuaid, Cate. “Psychedelic drops, John Dempcy: Wild Type,” Boston Globe, 1/11
2010     Speer, Richard. “Visual Arts Best of 2010: Best Show,” Willamette Week, 12/10    
2010     Speer, Richard. “Catch Them Before They Close: Top Current Exhibitions in the Northwest,” The Huffington Post, 7/10
2010     Speer, Richard. “Recommendation: John Dempcy,” Visual Art Source, 7/10
2010     Speer, Richard. “John Dempcy at Augen,” Willamette Week, 7/10
2010    “New exhibit focuses on the abstract,” Park Record, 7/10
2010     Nakel, Lorna. “John Dempcy,” Arts Interviews, 1/10
2008    Speer, Richard. “Visual Arts Best of 2008,” Willamette Week, 1/09
2008   “Met Home of the Month: September.” Metropolitan Home, September 2008, p. 128
2008    Speer, Richard. “From Seattle, With Gusto,” Willamette Week, 7/08
2008    Row, D.K. “From Spitfires to Dots,” The Oregonian A&E, 7/08, p. 37
2007    Hackett, Regina. “In the Galleries: April,” Seattle PI, 4/07
2007    Time Style & Design. Spring. Painting featured, p. 40  
2006    Hackett, Regina. “Serial in Seattle,” Visual Codec, 3/06


"Abstracted Ambiguity," Artsy Forager, 10/11"
John Dempcy," oh, what a world, what a world..., 8/10"
Bleeding Dottillism," Tackad, 5/10"
John Dempcy," Drooel, 3/10
John Dempcy @ Galerie Pierrick Touchefeu," Eloge de l'Art par Alain Truong, 1/10"
John Dempcy, Kathleen Waterloo and Hyunmee Lee," Try Harder, 5/09"
John Dempcy," Dear Ada, 11/0