A Brief Bio for The Jessica Park Project website

Tony Gengarelly

Tony Gengarelly, Ph.D., is a professor emeritus of art history and museum studies at Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts where he taught for over forty years.   He has written and published on a variety of subjects including Native American painting and Outsider Art. Most noteworthy are articles for the Folk Art Messenger and publications on American poster art, Maurice Prendergast and American landscape painting. Gengarelly has curated, individually or with his students, over 30 exhibitions. Several have been featured at the Clark Art Institute, Williams College Museum of Art, MCLA Gallery 51, Endicott College, Wheaton College, Eastern Michigan University and the Brattleboro Museum and Art Center. For the past ten years he has been the director of the Jessica Park Project, an educational and professional program at MCLA.