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Bernard Philip Fishman

Bernard Philip Fishman, museum director. Participant Getty Museum Leadership Institute; Fellow Rhode Island Foundation; member Phi Beta Kappa.

Background

  • Fishman, Bernard Philip was born on July 25, 1950 in New York City.

  • Education

    • Bachelor summa cum laude, Columbia University, 1972. Master of Arts, University Pennsylvania, 1982.

    Career

    • Research fellow Museum Applied Science Center for Archaeology, University Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, 1976-1979. Egyptologist Epigraphic Survey Oriental Institute, University Chicago, Luxor, Egypt, 1979-1982. Director Fenster Museum Art, Tulsa, 1982-1985, Jewish Museum Maryland, Baltimore, 1985-1998, Lehigh County History Society, Allentown, Pennsylvania, 1998—2002, Rhode Island History Society, Providence, since 2002.

      Teacher, lecturer in field.

    Works

    • Author, co-author, editor numerous books, exhibit catalogues, journals, articles. Art critic World newspaper, Tulsa.

    Membership

    Participant Getty Museum Leadership Institute. Fellow Rhode Island Foundation. Member Phi Beta Kappa.

    Connections

    • Married Elizabeth Andersen, January 8, 1983. 1 child, Philip.
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    Born July 25, 1950
    (age 67)
    • 1972
      Columbia University
    • 1982
      University Pennsylvania
    • 1976 - 1979
      Research fellow, Museum Applied Science Center for Archaeology
      Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
    • 1979 - 1982
      Egyptologist Epigraphic Survey Oriental Institute
      Luxor, Qina, Egypt
    • 1982 - 1985
      director, Fenster Museum Art
      Tulsa, Oklahoma, United States
    • 1985 - 1998
      director, Fenster Museum Art
      Baltimore, Maryland, United States
    • 1998 - 2002
      director, Fenster Museum Art
      Allentown, Pennsylvania, United States
    • 2002
      director, Fenster Museum Art
      Providence, Rhode Island, United States