Steven Naifeh

Steven  Naifeh

Gregory White Smith and Steven Naifeh are Harvard Law School grads. Naifeh studied art history at Princeton and completed his PhD work at Harvard University's Fogg Art Museum. He has written for art magazines and given talks at a number of museums, including the National Gallery of Art. They have co-authored a number of books on art and other topics, including four New York Times bestsellers. Jackson Pollock: An American Saga, their biography, earned the Pulitzer Prize and was a National Book Award finalist. It also inspired John Updike's novel Search My Face, which won an Academy Oscar in 2000 and starred Ed Harris and Marcia Gay Harden. Naifeh and Smith have appeared on 60 Minutes, The Oprah Winfrey Show, Larry King Live, Charlie Rose, and the Today show, and have been featured in The New Yorker, The New York Times, USA Today, and People.