Weiss, Jerry HOMING IN
The Artist's Magazine, November, 2017

Seed, John "Real World " at LewAllen Galleries, Santa Fe, NM
The Huffungton Post, October 5, 2016

Ferate, Justin Kurt Solmssen Real World, catalog essay, page 1
September, 2016

Abatemarco, Michael Four Painters Explore Place Pasatiempo, The Santa Fe New Mexican, October 2, 2015

Seed, John. Hot Off the Easel The Huffington Post. October 1, 2015

Quiet Spaces, LewAllen Galleries Christopher Benson, John Beerman, David Hines and Kurt Solmssen Catalog

Martenson, Doug The Artists Response to Nature: Tonalism, Historical and Contemporary Nov 15, 2003 - January 19, 2014, Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Phila., PA

Baker,Brett Painters Table:Top 10 Best Posts: February 2012 The Huffington Post March 15, 2012 web

Groff, Larry Conversation with Kurt Solmssen Painting Perceptions Feb. 20 2012 web

Albala, Mitch, the Harmony of Nuetrals Artists and Illustrators Magazine (UK) , August 2011

City Arts, New York's Review of Culture
Feb 9, 2010 pg14

Albala,Mitchell Landscape Painting: Essential Concepts and Techniques for Plein Air and Studio Practice
Watson-Guptill, Nov. 2009

Kurt Solmssen Light and Shadows of Puget Sound
American Art Collector, June 2008

Schneider, Wolf, California Best of the West, Sounding Off
Southwest Art, January 2007

Naves, Mario, "A Group Show Figures Out Aesthetics of Human Form" The New York Observer, Aug. 15, 2005

Rebello, Stephen, "Familiar Places" Southwest Art, July 2004

Faigin, Gary "Review" Kuow Radio NPR, Oct., 2003

Southwest Art, Nov., 2002
Fauntleroy, Gussie "Representing Washington"

Metropolitan Home, Sept. Oct. 2002
Bernstein, Fred "A New Lease"

Los Angeles Times, Calendar Weekend, May 2, 2002

"Gazing West" end page feature
Southwest Art, April, 2001

Johnson, Ken Review
The New York Times, February 25, 2000

Hamard, Karine "Things to do and See in Seattle"
Alaska Airlines Magazine, May 1994

Donahoe, Victoria "Landscape Address Environmental Issues"
The Philadelphia Inquirer, March 13, 1994

Kapitanoff, Nancy "Northwest Exposure"
Los Angeles Times, November 10, 1991

Crohn, Jennifer "Painting Like, and Unlike , Hopper's
The Philadelphia Inquirer, March 9, 1990

Fisher, Robert I. C. "Philadelphia Scores"
American Artist, Sept. 1990

Donahoe, Victoria " In Art Now, Lively Ventures From II Artists"
The Philadelphia Inquirer, May 20, 1990

Wright, Heather "Philadelphia Art Now"
Traditional Home, June 1990

Donahoe, Victoria "Realistic Scenes Richly Painted"
Philadelphia Inquirer, Dec. 5, 1987

Mossman, Tam "Suburban and Urbane"
Art Matters, March 1985 Vol. 4, No. 6

Donahue, Victoria, Review
Philadelphia Inquirer, February 23, 1985

Southwell, William "Looking Forward: New Talent"
New Art Examiner, Summer 1985

Donahue, Victoria "New Talent is Spotlighted in Annual Summer Show" Philadelphia Inquirer, July 21, 1985