Lisa Farber

Lisa Farber

Assistant Professor
Academic Conduct Committee Chair
Dyson College of Arts and Sciences
Art NY
41 Park Row
| Office Hours: Tue 7:45pm-8:45pm,Wed 9:00am-1:00pm


Awards and Honors

  • Pace University, 2018, Pace Path Innovative Fundraising Initiative Award
  • Pace University, 1998, Kenan Fund Award
  • National Endowment for the Humanities, 1998, NEH Award
  • Metropolitan Museum of Art Postdoctoral Research Fellowship, 1994, Chester Dale Fellowship
  • Zentralinstitut für Kunstgeschichte, Munich, Germany, 1993, Fulbright Postdoctoral Research Fellowship
  • National Endowment for the Humanities, 1990, NEH Travel to Collections Grant
  • Deutscher Akademischer Austauschdienst, Munich, Germany, 1985, D.A.A.D. Research Grant
  • European Paintings Department, Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1985, Theodore Rousseau Fellowship


PhD, Princeton University, 1990
Art History

MA, Princeton University, Princeton, New Jersey, 1984
Art History, M.F.A.

BA, Smith College, 1981
Art History

Research and Creative Works

Research Interest

Specialist in the field of northern European art of the Renaissance and Reformation. Recipient of the Fulbright Research Fellowship to Germany and two year-long fellowships from the Metropolitan Museum of Art: the Theodore Rousseau Fellowship and the Chester Dale Fellowship.

Courses Taught

Past Courses

ART 102: Art History: Ancient - Gothic
ART 102: Art Hstry: Ancient - Gthic Art
ART 103: Art His: Renaissance-Modern
ART 204: Art History: Medieval Art
ART 204: Medieval Art
ART 206: Italian Renaissance Art
ART 206: Renaissance Art in Italy
ART 207: Archtctrl Hstry of NYC
ART 207: Archtctrl Hstry of NYC - LC
ART 208: Art of Renaissance Nrth Europe
ART 208: Renaissance in Northern Europe
ART 209: 17th Century Dutch/Flemish Art
ART 209: Art History: Baroque Art in Fl
ART 296: Archtctrl Hstry of NY - LC
ART 390: Art Sdo, Msm or Gllry Intrnshp
ART 390: Museum/Art Gallery Internship
ART 480: Art History Seminar I
ART 481: Art History Seminar II
ART 482: Honors Research Project
ARTA 296: Architectural History of NYC

Professional Contributions and Service

Professional Memberships

  • American Alliance of Museums
  • Historians of German and Central European Art and Architecture
  • Historians of Netherlandish Art
  • International Council of Museums
  • College Art Association
  • Hastings Historical Society