He is associate professor of Art History at the University of British Columbia. He took his doctorate in 1979 from the University of California Los Angeles with a thesis on Creation and Development of an Avant-garde: New York and the Ideological Struggle with Paris, 1945-1948. Among his notable publications are How New York Stole the Idea of Modern Art: Abstract Expressionism, Freedom and the Cold War, Reconstructing Modernism and Modernism and Modernity (with David Solkin). He has published articles in the magazines Art Criticism, October, Art Press and Histoire et critique, among others. He has given lectures at the University of Princeton, the Whitney Museum, the Guggenheim Museum and the Centre Georges Pompidou.
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- Abstract Expressionism (Lecturer)