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Meet the Author: Amy E. Herman

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Amy E. Herman is the founder and president of The Art of Perception, Inc., a New York–based organization that conducts professional development courses for leaders around the world, from Secret Service agents to prison wardens. Herman was the head of education at the Frick Collection for over ten years. An art historian and an attorney, Herman holds a BA in international affairs from Lafayette College, a JD from the National Law Center at George Washington University, and an MA in art history from Hunter College. A world-renowned speaker, Herman has been featured on the CBS Evening News, the BBC, and in countless print publications including the New York Times, the Wall Street Journal, the Daily Telegraph, the New York Daily News, Smithsonian Magazine, and the Philadelphia Inquirer.

Books by Amy E. Herman


How to Perfect the Fine Art of Problem Solving

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An attorney, art historian, and former Head of Education of NYC’s Frick Collection takes readers on a journey to re-wire the problem-solving skills that have been short-circuited by a complicated, technology-reliant world. The book follows the artistic process, from approach and execution to distribution and reception with sections called Prep, Draft, and Display that include both straightforward steps like “Change Your Shoes” and…  More »