Department Chair

  • Denise Massman, MFA
    Associate Professor of Creative Arts
    Foy Hall 305
    (518) 786-5054

Patricia Trutty-Coohill, PhD, Professor of Creative Arts (Art History)



Patricia Trutty-Coohill, PhD, Professor Emerita of Creative Arts (Art History)
Ph.D., Art History, Pennsylvania State University

Art historian and critic, Patricia Trutty-Coohill, Ph.D. (Penn State 1982), spent the last last twelve years of her thirty-year teaching career at Siena College. Her work includes studies of Leonardo da Vinci, especially his drawings, and the phenomenological analysis of modern and contemporary art. Secretary-General of the International Society for Phenomenology, Aesthetics and the Fine Arts, member of the Raccolta Vinciana and recipient of Siena's Raymond Kennedy Award for Scholarship (2004), she consults with the Creative Arts Department and its students whenever the need arises.