Bard College Catalogue 2012-13
Faculty of the Center for Curatorial Studies and Art in Contemporary Culture
For complete biographies see www.bard.edu/ccs
Tom Eccles, Executive Director
M.A., University of Glasgow. Former public art consultant and project manager, Art in Partnership, Edinburgh; director, Public Art Fund, New York (1996–2005).
Johanna Burton, Director, Graduate ProgramNorton Batkin, Vice President, Dean of Graduate Studies
B.A., University of Nevada, Reno; M.A., SUNY Stony Brook; M.Phil., New York University; Ph.D. candidate, Princeton University.
Director (1991–94, 2002–05) and Director of the Graduate Program (1994–2007), Center for Curatorial Studies and Art in Contemporary Culture. Associate Professor of Philosophy and Art History, Bard College. See undergraduate faculty listing.
Marcia Acita, Assistant Director, Hessel Museum of Art
B.F.A., University of Colorado, Boulder; M.F.A., University of North Carolina–Chapel Hill. Registrar and Exhibition Coordinator, Edith C. Blum Institute, Bard College (1988–92); Registrar (1992– ) and Acting Director of the Museum (1997–98), Center for Curatorial Studies and Art in Contemporary Culture.
Ann Butler, Director, CCS Library and Archives
B.F.A., School of the Art Institute of Chicago; M.L.S., Rutgers University; M.A., The New School.
B.A., Brown University; Ph.D., University of California, Santa Cruz. Critic, theorist, curator.
Ph.D., Princeton University. Art historian, critic.
M.A., Center for Curatorial Studies, Bard College; M.F.A., Columbia University.
Ph.D. candidate, Goldsmiths College, University of London. Artist in residence.
B.A., National University of Singapore; M.A., Ph.D. candidate, Courtauld Institute of Art.
Freelance writer, curator, and filmmaker based in Berlin.