Frances Richard is the author of Anarch. (Futurepoem, 2012), The Phonemes (Les Figues Press, 2012) and See Through (Four Way Books, 2003), as well as the chapbooks Shaved Code (Portable Press at Yo-Yo Labs, 2008) and Anarch. (Woodland Editions, 2008). She writes frequently about contemporary art and is co-author, with Jeffrey Kastner and Sina Najafi, of Odd Lots: Revisiting Gordon Matta-Clark’s “Fake Estates” (Cabinet Books, 2005). Her writing on visual art has appeared in Artforum, The Nation, BOMB, and exhibition catalogs from the Whitney Museum of American Art, the Guggenheim Museum, and Independent Curators International, among others. She taught for eleven years at Barnard College and for seven at the Rhode Island School of Design; currently she teaches at the California College of the Arts in San Francisco as well as at SFAI.
BA, Oberlin; MFA, New York University