Jonathan Gilmore is a philosopher of art and an art critic. Most recently a 2013-2014 National Endowment for the Humanities Fellow, he currently teaches philosophy at the City University of New York/Baruch College. He has been on the faculty of the Philosophy Department at Yale University and the Program in Humanistic Studies and Philosophy Department at Princeton University, where he was a Cotsen Postdoctoral Fellow in the Society of Fellows. He is the recipient of NEH,Whiting, Mellon, and other national fellowships and awards. His areas of research specialization include the philosophy of art history, artistic style, the emotions, science and art, the nature of the imagination, freedom of expression, and twentieth-century European philosophy. His criticism has appeared in Artforum, Art in America, ArtNews, Tema Celeste, and Modern Painters.