Forrest McGill, art museum director, art historian. Fulbright fellow United States Government, 1975-1976.
McGill, Forrest was born on October 25, 1947 in East Orange, New Jersey, United States. Son of Oscar Forrest and Gladys Lee (Autrey) McGill.
Bachelor, Cornell University, 1969. Master of Arts, University Michigan, 1972. Doctor of Philosophy, University Michigan, 1977.
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.