Having earned degrees in art history from the University of California at Santa Barbara (B.A. and M.A.) and University of Pennsylvania (Ph.D.), Dr. Thistlethwaite specializes in the art of the United States (colonial to contemporary), while also teaching courses on public art and the history of graphic design. He has received TCU’s Chancellor’s Award for Distinguished Teaching and has published and lectured widely, particularly on topics related to history painting and images of George Washington. Dr. Thistlethwaite chaired the City of Fort Worth’s Art Commission for several years and currently serves on the Board of Trustees of the Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth, and on the Ambassador Council of the Amon Carter Museum of American Art. Mark Thistlethwaite is currently the Kay and Velma Kimbell Chair of Art History at Texas Christian University.
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215 E. Tyler Street