Frances Richard

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Frances Richard is the author of Anarch. (Futurepoem, 2012), The Phonemes (Les Figues Press, 2012) and See Through (Four Way Books, 2003), as well as the chapbooks Shaved Code (Portable Press at Yo-Yo Labs, 2008) and Anarch. (Woodland Editions, 2008). She writes frequently about contemporary art and is co-author, with Jeffrey Kastner and Sina Najafi, of Odd Lots: Revisiting Gordon Matta-Clark’s “Fake Estates” (Cabinet Books, 2005); she is editor of Joan Jonas is on our mind (The Wattis Institute, 2017) and I Stand in My Place with My Own Day, Here: Site-Specific Works from The New School Art Collection (The New School, forthcoming). Her writing on visual art has appeared in Artforum, The Nation, BOMB, and exhibition catalogs from the Whitney Museum of American Art, the Guggenheim Museum, and Independent Curators International, among others. She has been the recipient of a Warhol Foundation Arts Writer's Grant and the Editors' Prize for Reviewing from Poetry magazine, and prior to arriving at CCA taught for eleven years at Barnard College and for seven at the Rhode Island School of Design.

Adjunct Professor, Fine Arts
Adjunct Professor, Painting Drawing
Adjunct Professor, Visual and Critical Studies

BA, Oberlin; MFA, New York University