Karen Schifman

Part-Time Lecturer
(818) 677-2949
Office location:
SG 233


FALL 2015
ART 315 (Mondays) Syllabus (PDF)
ART 315 (Wednesdays) Syllabus (PDF)


B.A., Humanities (Art History Emphasis), CSUN
M.A. Art History, CSUN

Karen Schifman is an art historian, educator, writer and curator who has been involved in research on women artists and the representation of women in visual culture over the past 15 years.  Publications include: 

She has also curated 2 exhibitions for the So. California Women’s Caucus for Art:

  • Memory’s Touch at CSUCI
  • plenty at CSUN

Additionally, Schifman writes a monthly online column for the So. California Women’s Caucus for Art which documents and reviews exhibitions of women artists in the greater So. California region. The column is entitled “Women Around Town”: