logo logo

Forrest McGill

Forrest McGill, art museum director, art historian. Fulbright fellow United States Government, 1975-1976.

Background

  • McGill, Forrest was born on October 25, 1947 in East Orange, New Jersey, United States. Son of Oscar Forrest and Gladys Lee (Autrey) McGill.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Cornell University, 1969. Master of Arts, University Michigan, 1972. Doctor of Philosophy, University Michigan, 1977.

    Career

    • Assistant director Huntington Art Gallery University Texas, Austin, 1980-1984. Director, curator of Asian Art, adjunct associate professor Museum Art & Archaeology-U. Missouri, Columbia, 1984-1989. Assistant director Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, Smithsonian Institute, Washington, 1989-1991.

      Director Mary Washington College Galleries, Fredericksburg, Virginia, since 1992.

    Connections

    • father: Oscar Forrest McGill
    • mother: Gladys Lee (Autrey) McGill
    See on larger map
    Born October 25, 1947
    (age 69)
    Nationality
    • 1969
      Cornell University
    • 1972
      University Michigan
    • 1977
      University Michigan
    • 1980 - 1984
      Assistant, director Huntington Art Gallery University Texas
      Austin, Texas, United States
    • 1984 - 1989
      director
      Columbia, Missouri, United States
    • 1989 - 1991
      assistant, director Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
      Washington, United States
    • 1992
      director, Mary Washington College Galleries
      Fredericksburg, Virginia, United States

    Award