Patrick McGrady

Dr. Patrick McGrady
Dr. Patrick McGrady

Charles V. Hallman Curator, Palmer Museum of Art

Affiliate Assistant Professor of Art History

Contact: 

Palmer Museum | 3rd floor
(814) 863-9187
pjm19@psu.edu

Education: 

  • Ph.D. in art history (State University of New York at Binghamton)
  • M.M. in composition (State University of New York at Binghamton)
  • B.A. in music theory and history (State University of New York at Geneseo)

Specialty Area: 

Modern Art

Bio: 

Patrick McGrady teaches courses on European modernism, connoisseurship, and the history of printmaking. As the Charles V. Hallman Curator at the Palmer Museum of Art, he is responsible for the museum’s European collections and specializes in works on paper. He also oversees the museum’s Print Room. Among his most recent exhibitions are Suspended Contemplation: Drawings and Watercolors by Leon Kelly and La Manière Anglaise: Mezzotints from the Permanent Collection. He is currently planning exhibitions on the American etching revival and imagery related to Coney Island.