Frances Colpitt

Professor & Deedie Rose Chair of Art History
Art
Moudy North 221

f.colpitt@tcu.edu | 817-257-7686

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Education

Ph.D., University of Southern California
MA, University of Tulsa
BFA, University of Tulsa

Courses Taught

Courses in modern and contemporary American and European art history
Graduate seminars on postmodernism
Theory and criticism of art

Areas of Focus

American art since 1965

“Entertainment: Contemporary Art’s Cure for Boredom” in Boredom Studies Reader (London: Routledge, 2017) Vernon Fisher (University of Texas Press, 2010)

Abstract Art in the Late Twentieth Century (Cambridge University Press, 2002)

Minimal Art: The Critical Perspective (University of Washington Press, 1993)

Museums, galleries, and universities throughout the US