Robert C. Morgan is an American art historian, critic, abstract painter, and curator. He holds both an MFA in Sculpture and a PhD in Art History and Aesthetics. In 1999, he was awarded the Premiere Arcale award in Salamanca, Spain, in international art criticism and was recently inducted into the European Academy of Sciences and Arts in Salzburg, Austria. Author of many books and exhibition catalogs on contemporary art, translated into many languages (including Farsi, Finnish, Polish, Hebrew, and Chinese), he is Professor Emeritus of Art History at the Rochester Institute of Technology and currently teaches in the Graduate School of Fine Arts at Pratt Institute in Brooklyn, New York.