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Frances Fielding Lewis Beatty, American art dealer. Grantee Columbia University, 1977; Noble Foundation fellow Columbia University, 1972, Vassar College, 1975. Member contemporary council Museum Modern Art, New York City, since 1978; board directors Checkerboard Foundation, New York City, since 1980; chairman board Drawing Center; Member National Society Colonial Dames.

Background

Beatty, Frances Fielding Lewis was born on November 23, 1948 in New York City. Daughter of John Robert Anthony and Anne (Kidder) Beatty.

Education

Bachelor, Vassar College, Poughkeepsie, New York, 1970. Master of Arts, Columbia University, New York City, 1973. Doctor of Philosophy, Columbia University, New York City, 1980.

Career

Instructor Ramapo College, Mahwah, New York, 1972-1974, Columbia University, New York City, 1974-1976. Editor Art World Magazine, 1976. Vice president Richard L. Feigen & Company, since 1978.

Chairman The Drawing Center, New York City.

Works

  • book

  • Other Work

    • Author: (exhibition catalogue) Pierre Roy, 1992, Ray Johnson, A Memorial Exhibition, 1996. Co-author: Louise Nevelson Catalogue, 1977. Contributor Andre Masson Catalogue, 1977.

Membership

Member contemporary council Museum Modern Art, New York City, since 1978. Board directors Checkerboard Foundation, New York City, since 1980. Chairman board Drawing Center.

Member National Society Colonial Dames.

Connections

Married Allen A. Adler. Children: Alexander Half-Life, Anthony B.

father:
John Robert Anthony Beatty

mother:
Anne (Kidder) Beatty

spouse:
Allen A. Adler

children:
Alexander Half-Life Beatty

Anthony B. Beatty