Born 1942 New York, NY • The artist lives and works in New York, NY and Buskirk, NY


Solo Exhibitions

  • 2012 Mia Westerlund Roosen, Betty Cuningham Gallery, New York, NY, May 17 – June 30
  • 2010 Mia Westerlund Roosen “Baritone”, “French Kiss”, and “Juggler”, Installation on Park Avenue Malls, City of New York, Parks & Recreation and Fund for Park Avenue Sculpture Committee, New York, NY
    April 19 – August 28
  • 2008 Mia Westerlund Roosen, Betty Cuningham Gallery, New York, NY, Oct. 17 – Dec. 06
  • Battenkill, installation in Thomas Paine Park, City of New York, Parks & Recreation, New York, NY,
    July – Oct.
  • 2006 Mia Westerlund Roosen: New Sculptures, Betty Cuningham Gallery, New York, NY,
    Sept. 7 – Oct. 14
  • 2004 Mia Westerlund Roosen: Namesake, Lennon, Weinberg, Inc., New York, NY,
    February 12 – March 27
  • 2001 Mia Westerlund Roosen: New Sculptures, Lennon, Weinberg, Inc., New York, NY, Nov. 9 – Dec. 29
  • 1999 Mia Westerlund Roosen, Shoshana Wayne Gallery, Santa Monica, CA, February - March
  • 1998-99 Mia Westerlund Roosen, Lennon, Weinberg, Inc., New York, NY, Nov. 14 – January 9
  • 1996 Mia Westerlund Roosen, Lennon, Weinberg, Inc., New York, NY, March 28 – April 27
  • 1995 Mia Westerlund Roosen, Shoshana Wayne Gallery, Santa Monica, CA, January 14 - March 11
  • 1994 Mia Westerlund Roosen: Sculpture and Drawings, Storm King Art Center, Mountainville, NY,
    May 14 – Oct. 31
  • 1993 Mia Westerlund Roosen: New Sculpture and Drawings, Lennon, Weinberg, Inc., New York, NY,
    April 1 – May 8
  • 1991 Mia Westerlund Roosen, Lennon, Weinberg, Inc., New York, NY, Oct. 3 – Nov. 9
  • Mia Westerlund Roosen: American Beauties, Sculpture Center, Long Island City, NY, March 9 – April 6
  • Mia Westerlund Roosen, Compass Rose Gallery, Chicago, IL, January 11 – February 9
  • 1989 Mia Westerlund Roosen, Joseloff Gallery, Harry Jack Gray Center, University of Hartford,
    West Hartford, CT, August 16 – Sept. 24
  • Mia Westerlund Roosen, Christine Burgin Gallery, New York, NY, January 3 – February 9
  • Mia Westerlund Roosen, Shoshana Wayne Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
  • 1987 Mia Westerlund Roosen, Drawings and Monumental Sculpture, Compass Rose Gallery,
    Chicago, IL, Oct. 9 – 31
  • 1986 Mia Westerlund Roosen, Sculpture and Drawings, Leo Castelli Gallery, New York, NY,
    Nov. 20 – Oct. 11
  • 1985 Mia Westerlund Roosen, Recent Sculpture, New Museum of Contemporary Art, New York, NY
  • 1984 Mia Westerlund Roosen, Sculpture, Bluxome Gallery, San Francisco, CA, May 1 – June 2
  • 1982 Mia Westerlund Roosen, Sable-Gallery, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, January
  • Mia Westerlund Roosen, Leo Castelli Gallery, New York, NY, March 6 – 27
  • 1980 Sable-Castelli Gallery, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, Nov.
  • Material Matters, The Clocktower, New York, NY, May 28 – June 21
  • Mia Westerlund Roosen, Sculptures & Drawings, Storm King Art Center, Mountainville, NY,
    May 21 – Oct. 31
  • 1979 University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada
  • Mia Westerlund Studies, Art Gallery of Southern Alberta, Lethbridge, Alberta, Canada
  • New Work, Leo Castelli Gallery, New York, NY, March 31 – April 21
  • 1978 Sable-Castelli Gallery, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, May 13 – June 3
  • Mia Westerlund Roosen, Recent Work: Sculptures & Drawings, Vancouver Art Gallery, Vancouver,
    British Columbia, Canada, Sept. 8 – Oct. 15
  • Drawings and Sculpture, Yajima Gallery, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
  • 1977 Leo Castelli Gallery, New York, NY
  • 1976 Sable-Castelli Gallery, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
  • 1975 Willard Gallery, New York, NY
  • 1974 Jared Sable Gallery, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
  • Willard Gallery, New York, NY
  • Zabriskie Gallery, New York, NY
  • 1973 Dunkelman Gallery, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
  • 1971 Albert Campbell Library, Scarborough, Ontario, Canada

Selected Group Exhibitions

  • 2011 Thaw, Betty Cuningham Gallery, New York, NY, February 26 – April 2
  • 2009 Rites of Spring, LongHouse Reserve, East Hampton, NY
  • 2008 New Sculpture at The Fields Sculpture Park, Omi International Arts Center, Ghent, NY,
    June 21 – Nov. 30
  • 2007 What is a Line? Drawings from the Collection, Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, CT,
    May 1 – July 22
  • 96th Annual Exhibition, Humor’s Lines, Maier Museum of Art, Randolph Macon Women's College, Lynchburg, VA, January 16 – April 22
  • 2006-07 Art on the Green, Winter Park, FL, Nov. 1 – February 19, 2007
  • 2006 Twice Drawn, Tang Museum, Skidmore College, Saratoga Springs, NY, Oct. 7 – Dec. 30
  • 2005 Recent Modernist Sculpture, Joined, Modeled, Cast, Carved, Poured, Painted, curated by
    Karen Wilkin, Locks Gallery, Philadelphia, PA, Sept. 9 – Oct. 8
  • 2003 H2O, curated by Jo Anna Isaak, Danese Gallery, New York, NY, July 10 – August 29
  • Drawing Modern, Works From the Agnes Gund Collection, The Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland, OH
  • 2002 Architecture for One, Five Myles, Brooklyn, NY, May
  • Fourth International Conference on Contemporary Cast Iron Art, 2300°F – 2002: Contemporary Sculpture in Cast Iron, curated by Kathleen Whitney, Grounds for Sculpture, Hamilton, NJ,
    April 10 – May 5
  • 2001 Kinds of Drawing, curated by Trevor Richardson, Herter Art Gallery, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, Amherst, MA, March 13 – April 13
  • 2000 From Idea to Matter: Nine Sculptors. curated by Edward Albee, Anderson Gallery, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA, Oct. 30 – Dec. 17
  • 1999-2000 Waxing Poetic: Encaustic Art in America, Montclair Art Museum, Montclair, NJ; traveled to Knoxville Museum of Art, Knoxville, TN, Sept. 24 – January 9
  • 1997 Hanging by a Thread, The Hudson River Museum, Yonkers, NY, Oct. 3 – February 15
  • Sculptors Drawings, School of Visual Arts, New York, NY, February 10 – February 28
  • 1996 The Uneasy Surface: Points of Turbulence in Contemporary Art, Fine Arts Center Galleries, University of Rhode Island, Kingston, RI, Sept. 11 – Oct. 19
  • Borders, Crossings, Passages: Outdoor Sculpture Exhibition, Skidmore College, Saratoga Springs, NY, June 2 – Sept. 6
  • (Ap)praising Abstraction, Art Initiatives, New York, NY, February 15 – March 16
  • 1995-96 The Material Imagination, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York, NY, Dec. – January
  • 1995 In Three Dimensions: Women Sculptors of the ‘90s; Indoor Exhibitions: Part II: Beyond Gender,
    Snug Harbor Cultural Center, Staten Island, NY, Oct. 29 – January 14
  • Group Exhibition, Lennon Weinberg, Inc., New York, NY, Sept. 5 – 30
  • Invitational Exhibition of Painting and Sculpture, American Academy of Arts and Letters, New York, NY, March 6 – April 2
  • 1994 Gallery Artists, Lennon, Weinberg, Inc., New York, NY, January 8 – 29
  • 1993-94 30th Annual Exhibition of Art on Paper, Weatherspoon Art Gallery, University of North Carolina, Greensboro, NC, Nov. 13 – January 8
  • Drawings: 30th Anniversary Exhibition, Leo Castelli Gallery, New York, NY, Dec. 11 – January 9
  • 29th Annual Exhibition of Art on Paper, Weatherspoon Art Gallery, University of North Carolina, Greensboro, NC, Nov. 14 – January 9
  • 1993 Forms of Life? Trans Hudson Gallery, Jersey City, NJ, Nov. 3 – 30
  • Works on Paper by Gallery Artists, Lennon, Weinberg, Inc., New York, NY, July – Sept. 25
  • Edward Albee’s Other Eye: Selection from the Albee Collection, Hillwood Art Museum, Long Island University, Brookville, NY, June 19 – 30
  • 1992 Richard Kalina, Harriet Korman, Melissa Meyer, Carmengloria Morales, Bruno Rousselot,
    Mia Westerlund Roosen, Lennon, Weinberg, Inc., New York, NY, June 4 – July 31
  • Selected Artists: Summer Show of Paintings, Drawings and Works on Paper, Panicali Fine Art,
    New York, NY, July - August
  • 1991 Spring/Summer Exhibition, Part Two: Sculptors. De Kooning, Hauge, Saret, Westerlund Roosen, Westermann, Lennon, Weinberg, Inc., New York, NY
  • Bronze, Atlanta College of Art, Atlanta, GA
  • 1989-90 Figuratively Speaking: Drawings by Seven Artists, Neuberger Museum of Art, State University
    of New York, Purchase, NY, April 16 – June 11; traveled to: Toledo Museum Art, Toledo, OH,
    Nov. 11 – January 7; Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, Kansas City, MO, January 21 – February 25
  • 1989 Fragments of History, Albany Museum of Art, Albany, GA, July 12 – Sept. 3
  • Zabriskie Gallery, New York, NY
  • Heroics Recast: Mia Westerlund Roosen, Francesco Clemente, and Terry Allen, Boston Museum School
    of Fine Arts, Boston, MA, February 17 – March 14
  • 1988-89 Figurative Impulses: Five Contemporary Sculptors, Santa Barbara Museum of Art, Santa Barbara, CA, Oct. 15 – January 1
  • 1988 Summer Weight Part One, Bali Miller Gallery, New York, NY, June 8 – July 7
  • A Contemporary Drawing Celebration: Exploring the Foundation of Sculpture, Zolla/Lieberman Gallery, Chicago, IL, March 25 – April 23
  • 17 Years at the Barn: Highlights of the Edward F. Albee Foundation, Rosa Esman Gallery, New York, NY, February 5 – March 5
  • 1987 Leo Castelli & His Artists: 30 Years of Promoting Contemporary Art, Centro Cultural Arte Contemporaneo, Mexico City, Mexico, June 25 – Oct. 18
  • Drawing for Sculpture, Thomas Segal Gallery, Boston, MA, June 10 – Sept. 10
  • Symbolic Narrative, Spruance Art Gallery, Beaver College Art Gallery, Glenside, PA, March 4 - 25
  • 1986 Body Electric: Four Currents, The Temple Gallery, Temple University, Philadelphia, PA,
    Nov. 14 – Dec. 13
  • After Nature, Germans van Eck Gallery, New York, NY, February 1 – 22
  • 1985 The Maximal Implication of the Minimal Line, Edith C. Blum Art Institute, Bard College,
    Annandale-on-Hudson, NY, March 24 – April 28
  • 1984 Drawings, Sculpture Center, New York, Dec. 14 – 31
  • American Woman II, Janis Gallery, New York, NY
  • Naturlich, Matthews Hamilton Gallery, Philadelphia, PA, Nov. – Dec.
  • Four Sculptors: Ritual & Artifact, Zabriskie Gallery, New York, NY, Sept. 12 – Oct. 6
  • Praxis Collection, Vancouver Art Gallery, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, August 10 – Sept. 12
  • Group Exhibition, Bette Stoller Gallery, New York, NY, February 10 – March 10
  • Transformation of the Minimal Style: Materials & Meaning, Sculpture Center, New York, February 7 – 28
  • Large Drawings, Zilka Gallery, Wesleyan University, Middletown, CT, January 26 – March 9
  • 1983-1984 Varieties of Sculptural Ideas, Max Hutchinson Gallery, New York, NY, Dec. 22 – January 28
  • 1983 Content in Abstraction: The Uses of Nature, The High Museum of Art, Atlanta, GA
  • Monuments & Landscapes: The New Public Art, McIntosh/Drysdale, Houston, TX, June 14 – Sept. 6
  • Storm King Art Center, Mountainville, NY, May 15 – Oct. 31
  • Painting and Sculpture by Candidates for Art Awards, American Academy and Institute of Arts & Letters, New York, NY, March 7 – April 12
  • Monumental Drawings by Sculptors, Hillwood Art Gallery, Long Island University, Greenvale, NY,
    January 7 – February 9
  • 1982-83 New Work: Joan Snyder and Mia Westerlund Roosen, Hamilton Gallery, New York, NY,
    Dec. 18 – January 22
  • 1982 Stedman Art Gallery, Rutgers University, Camden, NJ, Oct. 18 – Nov. 20
  • American Abstraction Now, Institute of Contemporary Art, Richmond, VA, Sept. 1 – Oct. 3
  • Artists from the Edward F. Albee Foundation, Guild Hall Museum, East Hampton, NY, May 29 – June 27
  • Castelli and His Artists: Twenty-Five Years, Aspen Center for the Visual Arts, Aspen, CO; traveled to: La Jolla Museum of Contemporary Art, La Jolla, CA; Leo Castelli Gallery, New York, NY; Portland Center for the Visual Arts, Portland, OR; Laguna Gloria Art Museum, Austin, TX
  • The New Spiritualism, Robert Hull Fleming Museum, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT
  • 1981-82 Nine Sculptors, Zabriskie Gallery, New York, NY, Dec. 1 – January 31
  • 1981 New Spiritualism, Oscarsson Hood Gallery, New York, NY, Oct.
  • Soundings, Neuberger Museum of Art, State University of New York, Purchase, NY, Sept. 20 – Dec. 20
  • Sculpture ’81, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, May – August
  • Working Drawings, Hunter College Gallery, New York, NY, March 23 – April 10
  • Artists Talk on Art: Issues in Contemporary Sculpture, The Landmark Gallery, New York, NY
  • 1980 Drawings to Benefit the Foundation for Contemporary Performance Arts, Leo Castelli Gallery,
    New York, NY
  • Pluralities, National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa, Canada, July 5 – Sept. 9
  • Stamford Museum of Art, Stamford, CT, June
  • Spoleto Festival, Charleston, SC, May 23 – June 8
  • George Peck Paintings/Mia Westerlund Sculpture, Tony Birckhead Gallery, Cincinnati, OH, March – April
  • Material Matters, Norton Gallery, West Palm Beach, FL, March 28 – April 27
  • Brown Invitational Exhibition, Bell Gallery, Brown University, Providence, RI, February 1 – 24
  • 1979 First Exhibition, Tony Birckhead Gallery, Cincinnati, OH, Oct. 19 – Nov. 25
  • Paintings and Sculpture by Candidates for Art Awards, American Academy and Institute of Arts and Letters, New York, NY, March 13 – April 8
  • 1977 Onze Sculpteurs Canadiens, Musee d’Art Contemporain, Montreal, Quebec, Canada,
    August 11 – September 11
  • 1976 Forum 76, Montreal Museum of Art, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
  • XXI Olympiad, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
  • Ontario Now, Kitchener Art Gallery, Kitchener, Ontario, Canada and Hamilton Art Gallery, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
  • 1975 Willard Gallery, New York, NY
  • 1974-75 Eight from Toronto, Winnipeg Art Gallery, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada, in cooperation
    with the Cranbrook Academy of Art Museums, Bloomfield Hills, MI
  • 1973 Jared Sable Gallery, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
  • Willard Gallery, New York, NY
  • Textiles in 3-D, Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
  • Zabriskie Gallery, New York, NY
  • 1972 Dunkelman Gallery, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
  • Paley & Lowe Gallery, New York, NY
  • 1971 Morris Gallery, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
  • 1970 Aggregation Gallery, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Public Collections

  • Albany Museum of Art, Albany, GA
  • Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, NY
  • Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
  • Art Gallery of Vancouver (Longstaffe Collection), Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
  • Canada Council, Art Bank, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
  • Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY
  • National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
  • Neuberger Museum, Purchase, NY
  • Savannah College of Art and Design, Savannah, GA
  • Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York, Y
  • Storm King Art Center, Mountainville, NY
  • University of California, Berkeley, CA
  • Western Gallery, Western Washington University, Bellingham, WA
  • Yale Art Gallery, New Haven, CT

Awards and Grants

  • 1974 Canada Council Art Grant
  • 1988-89 National Endowment for the Arts
  • 1993 John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation Fellowship
  • 1996 Fulbright Fellowship

Reviews and Publications

  • 2009 Ayers, Robert. “Mia Westerlund Roosen”, Artnews, February, p. 100
  • 2008 Wilkin, Karen. “Waterworks”, The New Criterion, September, pp. 45-46
  • 2007 Castro, Jan Garden. “Mia Westerlund Roosen” Sculpture, April, p. 67
  • Wilkin, Karen. “At the Galleries”, Hudson Review, Vol. LIX, No.4, pp. 627-28
  • 2006 Bishop, Philip. “Modern Art in Park Challenges”, Orlando Sentinel, Dec. 26
  • Cohen, David. “On Sculpture Today”, The New York Sun, Sept. 14, p.16
  • 2004 Wilkin, Karen. “The Biennial and Beyond”, The Hudson Review, Vol. LVII. No.2, p. 247, Summer
  • Naves, Mario. “Architectural Structures, With a Hint of the Surreal”, The New York Observer, March 22
  • Cohen, David. “Gallery Going”. The New York Sun, March 18
  • ________. “Notes on…Mia Westerlund Roosen”, artcritial.com, March
  • 2002 Whitney, Kathleen. “New York, Mia Westerlund Roosen”, Sculpture, Oct., Vol. 21, No. 8
  • Cotter, Holland. “Architecture for One”, The New York Times, May 3
  • Koplos, Janet. “Mia Westerlund Roosen at Lennon, Weinberg”, Art in America, May
  • Landi, Ann. “Mia Westerlund Roosen”, Artnews, February
  • 2001 Johnson, Ken. Review “Mia Westerlund Roosen”, The New York Times, Nov. 23
  • Knepp, Gregorio M. “From Idea to Matter”, Sculpture, Vol. 20.4., May, pp. 72-74
  • 2000 McLeod, Deborah. “Running on Empty”, Style Weekly, Oct. 31
  • _________. “Albee Show Relentlessly Abstract”, Richmond Times-Dispatch, Dec. 3
  • 1999 Page, Judith. “Mia Westerlund Roosen”, Sculpture, May
  • Morgan, Margaret. “Mia Westerlund Roosen”, Art/Text, 66, pp.90, 91
  • Wilkin, Karen. “At the Galleries”, Partisan Review, Vol. 1
  • 1998 Cohen, Mark Daniel. “Mia Westerlund Roosen: New Sculptures”, Review, Vol. 4, No. 7, Dec. 15
  • Ostrow, Saul. New York, NY, Oct.
  • Cotter, Holland. “Messages Woven, Sewn or Floating on Air”, The New York Times, January 9
  • 1997 Wallace, Gregory. “Main Gallery, University of Rhode Island, Kingston”, Art in New England, February/March
  • 1996 Russell, Beverly. “In the Studio: Mia Westerlund Roosen”, Sculpture, Nov., pp. 8-9
  • Wilkin, Karen. “At the Galleries”, Partisan Review, Summer
  • Princenthal, Nancy. “Mia Westerlund Roosen at Lennon, Weinberg”, Art in America, July
  • Karmel, Pepe. “Mia Westerlund Roosen”, The New York Times, April 19
  • Karmel, Pepe. “The Stuff of Dreams and the Natural World”, The New York Times, January 5
  • 1995 ________. “A Studio visit with Mia Westerlund Roosen”, Paris Review, Spring, pp. 247-257
  • 1994 Goodman, Jonathan. “Mia Westerlund Roosen: The Storm King Art Center“, Artnews, Dec., p. 142
  • Wei, Lilly. “Mia Westerlund Roosen at Storm King Art Center“, Art in America, Dec., p. 108
  • Zimmer, William. “Restless Metaphors Breaching the Land and Consciousness“, The New York Times, August 21, p. 14
  • Kimmelman, Michael. “A Summer of Art Shows with Ambition: Mountainville”, The New York Times,
    July 8
  • Raven, Arlene. “A Whole Full”, The Village Voice, June 14, p. 87
  • 1993 Melrod, George. “Reviews: New York”, Sculpture, July/August, p. 56
  • ________. “At the Galleries”, Partisan Review, Summer, p. 465
  • 1992 Borum, Jenifer P. “Mia Westerlund Roosen”, Artforum, January, pp. 105-106
  • Dreishpoon, Douglas. “Mia Westerlund Roosen“, Artnews, January, p. 126
  • Douglas, Susan. Parachute 66
  • Wilkin, Karen. “At the Galleries”, Partisan Review, Winter, pp. 119-188
  • 1991 Princenthal, Nancy. “Mia Westerlund Roosen at the Sculpture Center”, Artnews, July, pp. 113-114
  • Brenson, Michael. “’American Beauties’: Images of Softness Rendered in Concrete”,
    The New York Times, March 15, p. C26
  • Artner, Alan G. “Just four sculptures make for a full show from Roosen”, Chicago Tribune,
    Jan. 25, p. 7:53
  • 1989 Raynor, Vivien. “Large Sculptures of Pale Presence”, The New York Times, Sept. 3, p. 26
  • G.S. “The Galleries: Santa Monica”, Los Angeles Times, May 19, Part VI
  • Moorman, Margaret. “Mia Westerlund Roosen”, Artnews, April, pp. 202, 206
  • Cyphers, Peggy. “Mia Westerlund Roosen’, Arts Magazine, April, pp.105-106
  • Brenson, Michael. “Mia Westerlund Roosen”, The New York Times, January
  • 1987 Gage, R. “Mia Westerlund Roosen at Compass Rose, Chicago”, New Art Examiner,
    Dec., p. 50
  • 1986 Ratcliff, Carter. “Mia Westerlund Roosen at Castelli Greene Street”, Art in America,
    Dec., pp. 131-132
  • Madoff, Steven Henry. “Sculpture Unbound”, Artnews, Nov., pp. 103-109
  • Feinberg, Jean E. “Evocative Abstraction: The Sculpture of Mia Westerlund Roosen”, Arts Magazine, Oct., pp. 18-20
  • Viney, Jill. “Mia Westerlund Roosen: Sculpture with a Life Force”, International Sculpture,
    Sept./Oct., pp. 7, 34-35
  • Westerlund Roosen, Mia. “Processes”, Issue, Spring, pp. 48-49
  • 1984 Van Proyen, Mark. “Sensibility as Metaphor”, Artweek, May 26, p. 6
  • 1983 Bass, Ruth. “Joan Snyder, Mia Westerlund Roosen” Artnews, April, p. 158
  • Van Wagner, Judith K. “Drawings as Active Verb”, Artery, February/March, pp. 2-5
  • 1982 McFadden, Sarah. “Mia Westerlund Roosen at Castelli Greene Street”, Art in America, Summer, pp. 143-44
  • Albee, Edward. “The New Work of Mia Westerlund Roosen”, Arts Magazine, March, pp. 120-21
  • 1980 Donadio, Emmie. “Unnatural Appearances: Reflections on Scale at Storm King Mountain”, Arts Magazine, Sept., pp. 142-145
  • 1978 White, Peter. “Mia Westerlund’s Pictorial Sculpture”, Parachute, Winter, pp. 36-39
  • 1977 Rubinfien, Leo. “Mia Westerlund, Leo Castelli Gallery”, Artforum, Sept., pp. 79-80
  • 1976 Tannenbaum, Judith. “Mia Westerlund”, Arts Magazine, February, p. 16
  • 1975 ________. “The Recent Work of Mia Westerlund”, Arts Magazine, February, pp. 70-71
  • 1974 Nasgaard, Ronald. “Toronto: New Sculpture and Drawings by Mia Westerlund”, Arts Magazine, February, pp. 74-75
  • 1973 Chandler, John Noel. “The Search for New Forms: Mia Westerlund Sculpture and Drawings”, ArtsCanada, February, pp. 43-47

Books and Catalogues

  • 2007 Dreishpoon, Douglas. 96th Annual Exhibition: Humor’s Lines , Exhibition catalogue, Maier Museum of Art, Randolph Macon Women's College, Lynchburg, VA, pp.
  • 2006 Harris, Susan (Essay). Mia Westerlund Roosen, Exhibition catalogue, Betty Cuningham Gallery, New York, NY
  • 2001 Mattera, Joanne. The Art of Encaustic Painting: Contemporary Expression in the Ancient Medium of Pigmented Wax, Watson-Guptill Publications, New York, NY
  • 1999 Stavitsky, Gail. Waxing Poetic: Encaustic Art in America, The Montclair Art Museum, Montclair, NJ
  • 1994 Phillips, Patricia C. Mia Westerlund Roosen: Sculpture and Drawings, Storm King Art Center, Mountainville, NY
  • 1993 Albee, Edward. Edward Albee’s Other Eye: Sculptureal Objects from the Edward Albee and Edward F. Albee Foundation Collections, Hillwood Art Museum, Brookville, NY
  • 1989 Miller, Nancy. Figuratively Speaking: Drawings by Seven Artists, Neuberger Museum, State University of New York, NY
  • Doroshenko, Peter. Fragments of History, Albany Museum of Art, Albany, GA
  • Raven, Arlene. Heroics Recast, School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA
  • Ratcliff, Carter. Mia Westerlund Roosen, Joseloff Gallery, University of Hartford, West Hartford, CT
  • 1988-89 Doll, Nancy. Figurative Impulses: Five Contemporary Sculptors, Santa Barbara Museum of Art, Santa Barbara, CA
  • 1985 Beardsley, John. A Landscape for Modern Sculpture: Storm King Art Center, Abbeville Press, New York, NY
  • Gumpert, Lynn. Mia Westerlund Roosen, The New Museum of Contemporary Art, New York, NY
  • 1983 Morris, Peter. Content in Abstraction: The Uses of Nature, The High Museum of Art, Atlanta, GA
  • Van Wagner, Judith K. Monumental Drawings by Sculptors, Hillwood Art Gallery, Long Island University, Greenvale, NY
  • 1979 Barkley, Alan. Mia Westerlund Roosen, Southern Alberta Art Gallery, Lethbridge, Alberta, Canada
  • 1978 Chandler, John. Mia Westerlund: Recent Work/Sculpture and Drawing, Vancouver Gallery, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada