Bard Faculty

Judy Pfaff

Richard B. Fisher Professor in the Arts

Academic Program Affiliation(s): Studio Arts


B.F.A., Washington University, St. Louis; M.F.A., Yale School of Art. Recipient, MacArthur Fellowship (2004); Guggenheim Fellowship (1983); National Endowment for the Arts grants (1979, 1986); member, American Academy of Arts and Letters. Numerous solo exhibitions and group shows in major galleries and museums in the United States and abroad. Commissions include Pennsylvania Convention Center Public Arts Projects, Philadelphia; large-scale site-specific sculpture, GTE Corporation, Irving, Texas; installation: vernacular abstraction, Wacoal, Tokyo, Japan; and set design, Brooklyn Academy of Music. Work in permanent collections of Museum of Modern Art; Whitney Museum of American Art; Brooklyn Museum of Art; Detroit Institute of Arts; others. Milton Avery Distinguished Professor of Art, Bard College (1989, 1991). At Bard since 1994.


Phone: 845-758-7306
Location: Fisher Studio Arts Building
Office: Room 151