Elizabeth Baker was editor of Art in America from 1974 to 2008. She remains associated with the magazine as editor-at-large. She studied art history at Bryn Mawr and Harvard (B.A. & M.A., respectively), and was a Fulbright scholar in Paris. Before joining Art in America, she was associate editor and then managing editor of Art News. She has taught history of art at the School of Visual Arts in New York City; Wheaton College in Norton, Mass.; and Boston University, and has written on a wide range of contemporary artists. She is currently working as a freelance writer, editor and consultant.