Reviews and Press

Reviews and Essays
KC Studio, “Welcome to the Neighborhood,” La Esquina Gallery. Online review by Elisabeth Kirsch, September 11, 2018.
Artist Pages: Deanna Dikeman "Sprinklers, Birdbaths and Puddles," by Alice Thorson. KC Studio, September/October 2018, Vol. X, Issue 5, pp. 112-119. PDF​​​​​​​
Art review: Fine photography books escape from the coffee table to the art gallery,” by Lisa Sorg, INDY Week, October 15, 2014
“Kansas City artist Deanna Dikeman receives $50,000 United States Artists grant,” by Alice Thorson, The Kansas City Star, November 14, 2008. PDF
“Art photographer finds extraordinary in ordinary,” by Lynn Israel, Columbia Tribune, November 16, 2008. PDF
Charlotte Street Foundation Fellowship “10” book essay written by Raechell Smith, Director and Chief Curator, Block Artspace at the Kansas City Art Institute, 2007. (PDF from book)
Charlotte Street Foundation Fellowship 2006 essay written by Maria Elena Buszek, Curator & Doctorate Professor of Art History, Kansas City Art Institute.
“A Time for Quiet Contemplation,” by Alice Thorson, The Kansas City Star, October 8, 2006. PDF
“The Photographer’s Details,” by Alice Thorson, The Kansas City Star, September 10, 2006. PDF
"Dikeman Photo Featured on Project Wall," by Alice Thorson, The Kansas City Star, September 6, 2002. PDF
“Mundane Mysteries: Missouri Photographer Deanna Dikeman,” by Heather Lustfeldt, Art Papers, September/October 2001. PDF
"'Relative Moments' exhibit depicts life through black and white photos,” by Lauren Luethold, Baylor Lariat, January 19, 1999
At Length: The Poem that Won't Leave You Alone, Volume 2 by Chad Parmenter’t-leave-you-alone-volume-2/
Don't Take Pictures Photo of the Day, July 23, 2017
April 2017 featured artist on DON'T SMILE
Float Photo Magazine Portfolio, 2017
Slate Magazine Behold Photo Blog: The Wild and Colorful World of Ballroom Dancers by David Rosenberg, 2014
Bad at Sports Edition #42: Stars Align for Artists Assembly by Dana Bassett, 2015
This Isn’t Happiness: Weekend Plans
Aline Smithson: Lenscratch
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    August 13, 2010
Kevin Sizemore: Sight Under Construction
Forrest R. Old: BWGallerist
Artstormer: “Seven Minutes in Heaven” Photography by Deanna Dikeman
From Your Desks
Blake Andrews: 27 Good-byes
Three of a kind and one good-bye
Henry Domke Fine Art featured artist
Exhibition Catalog: A Survey of Documentary Styles in the 21st Century from the Indie Photobook Library, 2012
"21 jaar uitzwaaien" De Volkskrant Observatorium, p. 22-23. December 29, 2012. Text by Rob Gollin. Page 22, Page 23, Translation
"Leaving and Waving" Columbia Home and Lifestyle, April/May 2010
Indie Photobook Library: 27 Good-byes
Indie Photobook Library: Clothed
Roadside Jesus: Collection One