Professor, Communication and Media
Berman Center, Room 201B
On Sabbatical Fall 2017 Semester
Jim Frank is an artist and educator with over 30 years of professional practice. His work is in the collections of the Smithsonian Museum of American History, the Neuberger Museum of Art, and the Victoria and Albert Museum in London. Prof. Frank has taught internationally in Spain and England, and his photographs have been exhibited and published internationally. As a professional photographer, Prof. Frank has photographed over 10,000 works of art. His clients include the Museum of Modern Art, the Neuberger Museum of Art, the Museo Renia Sofia, The Merrill C. Berman Collection of Graphic Design, and the Abraham Lincoln Memorial Library, among others.
Prof. Frank works in the Department of Communication and Media at Manhattanville College, with a focus on the creation of digital media. His latest photographs explore using free apps on an iPhone. He has worked on the Manhattanville College ePortfolio Team since 2010, incorporating ePortfolios into his classes and encouraging students to create a marketable digital presence. He leads faculty development in the use of ePortfolio pedagogy, and has presented at national and international conferences.
A bicycle enthusiast who has toured Europe by bike, Prof. Frank has completed the Camino de Santiago de Compostella in Spain by bicycle.
"The Avant-Garde Applied (1890-1950)"
"Photomontage Between the Wars (1918-1939)"
"Dana Schutz If The Face Had Wheels"
"Bauhaus Workshops For Modernity 1919-1933"
"American People Black Light: Faith Ringgold's Paintings of the 1960s"
"Alexander Rodchenko: Design"