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Articles About John Morrissey

John Morrissey is a lifelong resident of Palm Beach County and an active member of his community. He has been the subject of numerous magazine and newspaper articles reflecting his community involvement, including the following sampling:

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Marx, Linda. “Home is Where the Art Is.” Stuart Magazine, January 2023, pp. 42 – 46.


----------. "John Morrissey." Independent Collectors, June 27, 2018.


----------. "Collector in Focus -- John Morrissey." ARTLAND, February 16, 2017.


----------. “Attorney by Day, Art Collector by Night.Larry’s List, March 5, 2015.


Musgrave, Jane. “Lawyer wins online defamation case.Palm Beach Post, September 30, 2013, pp. A1, A8.

Eyman, Scott. “West Palm Beach lawyer is buying art of his generation - and banking that one becomes the next Warhol.Palm Beach Post, September 20, 2013, pp. D1, D4.

Gat, Orit. “The 50 Most Discerning Young Collectors.Modern Painters, July/August 2013, pp. 73 – 83.


Wroten, Azure. “Recently-opened art exhibit on Boca campus features art that uses the human body to tell stories.”, January 17, 2012.


Marcus, Jonathan. “FAU exhibit in Boca spotlights figurative art.”, December 22, 2011.

----------. “Florida Atlantic University exhibition features selections from the John Morrissey Collection.”, December 16, 2011.

Desjarlais, Devin. “Stature-esque Art.”, December 11, 2011.

----------. "Florida Atlantic University exhibition features selections from the John Morrissey Collection.", December 5, 2011. 

----------. “Florida Atlantic University presents ‘Figured Spaces: Selections from the John Morrissey Collection.’”, December 5, 2011.

Leader, Karen. Figured Spaces: Selections from the John Morrissey Collection. Florida Atlantic University Galleries, Boca Raton, Florida.

Pascucci, Marisa.  "John Morrissey." The Art Economist, January 2011, pp. 58 - 63.


Sjostrom, Jan. "John Morrissey keen about Ain Cocke, Justin McAllister art, now at Ann Norton Sculpture Gardens." Palm Beach Daily News, April 7, 2010, pp. A1, A4.

Goldberg, Tracy. "Don’t Miss the Ain Cocke and Justin McAllister Exhibition." Ocean Drive, April 2010, p. 18.

---------. Recent Acquisitions from the John Morrissey Collection, Ann Norton Sculpture Gardens, West Palm Beach, Florida.


Schuker, Lauren. "The Art World's Biggest Party." The Wall Street Journal, December 1, 2007, pp. W1, W4.

Palmeri, Christopher. "The Artful Investor." BusinessWeek, March 12, 2007, pp. 94 - 95.

Henry, Saxon. "Fair Report: PalmBeach3 2007." ARTINFO, January 15, 2007.

Elliott, Amy. "You'll have to Stand in Line for the Work of these Hot, Young Yale Artists." American Art Collector, January 2007, pp. 60 - 67.


Kino, Carol. "John Morrissey, In Search of Post-Feminist Girlie Art." Art Basel Miami Beach, December 2006, p. 48B.

Cantor, Melissa.  "Foreseeing Fortune."  Whitewall, Fall 2006, pp. 106 - 109.

Crow, Kelly.  “Hot art market stokes prices for artists barely out of teens.”, April 17, 2006.

Crow, Kelly.  “The (23-Year-) Old Masters.”  The Wall Street Journal, April 14, 2006, pp. W1, W10.

Sjostrom, Jan.  “Armory soiree draws 300-plus art aficionados.”  Palm Beach Daily News, February 9, 2006, p. A4.

Schwan, Gary.  “Armory Art Center Exhibits.”  Palm Beach Post, January 20, 2006, p. 54.

Funcheon, Deirdra.  “Collecting Art: a Hip Hobby.”, January 18, 2006.

Ribas, Joao. "Emerging Collectors: A Profile of John Morrissey." ARTINFO, January 17, 2006.

----------. “John Morrissey Collection.”  hoyasonline, January 2006.

----------.  “Armory Art Center Exhibit: Palm Beach Collects – John Morrissey Collection.”  Business Development Board, January 2006.

----------.  Palm Beach Collects: The John Morrissey Collection.  Armory Art Center, West Palm Beach, Florida.


Davis, Christine.  “A Talk with the Experts: the Art of Collecting.”  Palm Beach Daily News, March 11, 2005, pp. 6 - 7, 34 - 35.


Mcnally, Whitney.  “How to Break into the Art Market without Going Broke.”  Details, June/July 2003, pp. 104 - 110.

----------.  “Artnet News.”  Artnet, July 3, 2003.


Shah, Nirvi.  “The Beginner’s Guide to Art Collecting.”  Palm Beach Post, February 10, 2002, pp. K1, K4 - K5.

Brink, Bob.  “Homing in on Art.”  Palm Beach Illustrated, January 2002, pp. 97 - 101, 176 - 177.


Sjostrom, Jan.  “Contemporary Art Purchases the High-Tech Boom of Late.”  Palm Beach Daily News, December 3, 2000, pp. A1, A12.

Marx, Linda.  “Legal Eagles.”  Gold Coast, January 2000, pp. 138 - 142.


Henry, Max.  “Century’s End.”  Flash Art International, October 1999, p. 54.

Helander, Bruce.  “At Century’s End.”  Palm Beach Times, July/August 1999, p. 16.

Sjostrom, Jan.  “Museum Ending Era with Three Exhibits.”  Palm Beach Daily News, June 2, 1999, p. A3.

----------.  At Century’s End: The John P. Morrissey Collection of Nineties Art.  Museum of Contemporary Art, Lake Worth, Florida.

Marx, Linda.  “The Art of Passion – Collector John Morrissey has an Eye for Eclectic Artworks.”  Channel, February 1999, p. 49.


Sjostrom, Jan.  “Attorney Makes ‘ArtNews’ Collectors List.”  Palm Beach Daily News, August 13, 1997, p. A3.

Schwan, Gary.  “Eye for Art – Local Lawyer Building Collection with ‘Edgy,’ Contemporary Works.”  Palm Beach Post, August 10, 1997, pp. J1, J3.

Landi, Ann.  “Generation Next – Who are the Gettys and Lauders of Tomorrow?”  ARTnews, Summer 1997, pp. 28 - 40.


Sjostrom, Jan.  “The Collectors’ Collection.”  Palm Beach Daily News, February 12, 1995, pp. C1, C10.

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