Christine Filippone is an Assistant Professor of Art History in the Department of Art and Design at Millersville University, specializing in contemproary art. She recieved her Ph.D. from Rutgers University in May 2009. Her dissertation, titled Science, Technology, and Utopias in the Work of Contemporary Women Artists, was supported by an American Fellowship from the American Association of University Women (AAUW), a Guggenheim Fellowship from the National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution and a Fellowship of Excellence from Rutgers University.

Prior to returning for her doctoral degree she served as Executive Director of The Print Center in Philadelphia, an organization dedicated to contemporary printmaking and photography since 1915. While at The Print Center, she recieved the six largest grant awards in the organization's date. She came to the Print Center from her position as artistic director of Mayfair Festival of the Arts, a multi-discliplinary arts festival in Lehigh Valley, Pennsylvania, drawing over 300,000 patrons annually.

Filippone has also worked in curatorial and art departments at the Philadelphia Museum of Art, Brooklym Museum of Art, International Center of Photography in New York, the Nasher Museum at Duke University and the Barnes Foundation in Merion, PA. She has taught art history at schools including Rutgers University, Drexel University and Penn State. She received her Master of Arts degree in art history from Penn State University, specializing in nineteenth century Spanish art.

 

 

Dr. Christine Filippone

 

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