FAILING, Patricia. American, b. 1944. Genres: Art/Art history. Career: University of Washington, Seattle, guest lecturer, 1982-89, assistant professor, 1989-92, associate professor of art history, 1992-. Lewis and Clark College, lecturer in philosophy, 1985; Reed College, visiting associate professor, 1986; lecturer at art museums, colleges, and universities. Publications: America's Best-Loved Art, 1983; Doris Chase, Artist in Motion, with videotape, 1992; Howard Kottler: Face to Face, 1995. Contributor to books. Contributor of articles and reviews to periodicals. Address: Department of Art History, Box 353440, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, U.S.A.