Chris Thompson, Associate Professor
Chris Thompson is President of Parallax Partners, Inc., a company committed to sustainable building and development. He is Associate Professor of Art History at the Maine College of Art, and Associate Professor of Independent Research at the Institute for Doctoral Studies in the Visual Arts. His writings have appeared in Performance Research, PAJ: A Journal of Performance and Art, Women and Performance: A Journal of Feminist Theory, Radical Philosophy, Adbusters, Print, Tate International Arts and Culture, the Portland Phoenix, Art New England, The Bollard, and others. From 2005-2009 he served as contributing editor for PAJ: A Journal of Performance and Art. He is author of Felt: Fluxus, Joseph Beuys, and the Dalai Lama (forthcoming, University of Minnesota Press, winter 2011).
B.A. Gallatin School of Individualized Study, New York University (1997)
Ph.D. Goldsmiths College, University of London (2002).