Lois Fichnerrathus

Lois Fichner-Rathus is an art professor at The College of New Jersey's Department of Art and Art History. She has a bachelor's degree in fine arts and an M.A. in art history. with a master's degree in art history from Williams College and a doctorate in art history from the University of Pennsylvania. from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology with a degree in art history, theory, and criticism. Contemporary art, feminist art history and criticism, modern art and architecture, as well as the theory and foundations of art and design, are among her areas of expertise.

UNDERSTANDING ART and FOUNDATIONS OF ART AND DESIGN, both published by Cengage Learning, are written by Dr. Fichner-Rathus. She lives in New York and teaches study-abroad programs in Paris, Rome, Spain, and Cuba.