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Andrew L. Phelan


Andrew L. Phelan  (photo by K. Register)
Andrew L. Phelan (photo by K. Register)

An individual with many interests, Andrew L. Phelan is a writer, curator and painter as well as an educator, He has completed three books, organized 12 exhibitions, and published a number of articles on art, history and studio art education as well as making numerous conference presentations in the US and abroad. Phelan has exhibited in New York and elsewhere and has participated in a number of innovative multimedia projects. He was a professor for more than 30 years as well as serving as dean, director or chair at institutions of higher education in the US. His public service included work on a number of accreditation teams, panels, juries and committees and as a consultant to departments of education for several states and to the UN. Dr. Phelan has traveled professionally to China, England, France, Korea, Spain, Mexico, Japan, Israel and the Caribbean, in addition to many places in the US. Now retired from the University of Oklahoma, he held the titles of Director of the Arts Management Program, Coordinator of International Programs in the Arts for the Weitzenhoffer Family College of Fine Arts, Professor of Art and Emeritus Director of the School of Art prior to retirement.

Andrew L. Phelan was educated at the Pratt Institute [BS, MFA] and at New York University [PhD].