Art and Art History

Faculty and Staff

Art History

Beth Handler

Beth Handler

CA 1048

(910) 962-3440

(910) 962-7106



Ph.D. Art History, Yale University
B.A. Art History, Oberlin College

Beth Handler¹s academic studies focused on American art since 1945, with an emphasis on art of the 1960s. Handler worked in the NYC art world for twenty years, with curatorial stints at The Museum of Modern Art, the Whitney Museum of American Art, the Yale University Art Gallery, and the Paula Cooper Gallery. She also served as an art consultant to one of ARTnews' top 200 collectors. She and her family moved to Wilmington in 2010. She is currently the director and founder of LOCAL: art + ideas, and a trustee at the Cameron Art Museum.