Kathryn A. McFadden

Kathryn McFadden has been teaching at Fleisher since 1999. She holds a certificate in painting and printmaking from the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts and earned the MFA from the University of Pennsylvania. She is currently writing her dissertation at the Institute for Doctoral Studies in the Visual Arts. The focus of her research is a philosophy of love as it concerns contemporary aesthetic practices. Recent publications include the journal Analytical Teaching and Philosophical Praxis and Evental Aesthetics.

In addition to being an independent curator, she teaches philosophy, religion, studio art, and art history at colleges in the Philadelphia area.