In August 2006 Apartment Therapy editor Heather Blaha wrote about discovering a Sally Ko painting at a friend's house. ... "Others just couldn't stop staring at the colors and asked about the painter's curious methods."
This article appeared in CenterstageChicago.com in October, 2006. In it arts writer Joanne Hinkel chronicles her experience at the Blackbird Salon Series. That night James Beard-award-winning chef Paul Kahan created a menu around the inspiration of Sally Ko's paintings.