2019 WUNC The State of The Things, “Observing the Artist’s Inner Voice”, Feb. 12
Star News Online (Wilmington, NC),Multi-Artist show at CFCC addresses environmental ‘issues’”,  Justin Lacy, Jan. 21
2015      The News and Observer (Raleigh, NC), “Cary art exhibit brings new life to old clothes,” Paul A. Specht, May 12
2012      Chapel Hill News, “Chapel Hill Community Art Project Uses Clothing To Tell Stories”, Deborah Meyer, May 10
2011       Sculpture Magazine, “A Magical Journey”, S. Portico Bowman, Vol. 30 No 7, p. 28-31, September
              International Journal of the Arts in Society, “Convergence: a collaborative course linking Public Art and Education”,
                        Jan-Ru Wan, Volume 5, Issue 1, pp.131-152.

2010      New Arts Program Inc., “Jan-Ru Wan Installation Artist”
              National Art Education Association Anthology: Globalization, Art, and Education, “Jan Ru Wan: a Transcultural Journey”
                        (Book Chapter), Alice Arnold, A. Arnold, E. Delacruz, M. Parsons, & A. Kuo (eds.), Reston, VA: National Art Education Association

2009     Surface Design Journal, “String, Glass, Red Chili Peppers and More”, Peggy Whitney Hobbs, Vol. 33. No. 4, Summer
              The Pine Needle (University of North Carolina at Pembroke), “A.D. Gallery holds first exhibition of fall”, Jon Baez, Sept. 17
2008     Honolulu Magazine, “Nice Threads-Put Some fiber in your diet with a citywide exhibition of wearable art and textile”,
                         Lavonne Leong, September
2007      Up & Coming Weekly (Fayetteville, NC), “Students help behind the scenes at FMA” Soni Martin, Jan. 30 Fayetteville Observer,
                         “The fabric of  contemplative art,” Melissa Clement, March 2
               Surface Design Journal, “Textiles and Ritual”, JoAnn C. Stabb, Vol. 31 No. 3, p, 30-36, Spring
2006      Independent Weekly, “The power of thread: Jan-Ru Wan’s stunning fabric works embody Buddhist principles,” Michele Natale, Aug. 23
2005      Atlanta Journal Constitution, “East Meets West”, Sept. 25
               World Journal, “Red Bean and Rice”, Oct. 5
2002      Independent Weekly, A&E Spotlight, “Constant Shifting: Chinese Transformations”, Jan. 2
               The Herald Sun (Durham, NC), “Galleries of council, guild bursting with art”, Blue Greenberg, Jan. 18
2001       The Chapel Hill News, New Culture Gives Artist a Different Perspective by Nerys and Jan-Ru Wan, Nov. 18
2000      The Herald Sun (Durham, NC), “Artist taps into Buddhist roots to fashion her fabric sculptures” by Susan Broili, Chapel Hill, April 28
1999       Atlanta Journal Constitution, “Fire Exhibition”, Jerry Cullum, June 18
1997       The Daily Tribune News (Cartersville, GA), “Weavers use art for expression, utility”, Priscilla Krieske, May 25
1996       Post-Journal (Jamesville, NY), “Fiber works challenge thoughts, feelings”, Robert Plyer, July 20
               Evening Observer (Dunkirk, NY), “International fiber Art leaves Impression”, Mike Miller, Aug 7
               Erie Times (Erie, PA), “Banana Skins, Apple Core and Horse Hair”, Lois Wiley, Aug