Marianne McGrath is an art historian, curator, art consultant and educator. After many successful years with New Museum Los Gatos and The Museums of Los Gatos curating exhibits and presenting art and education programs, Marianne founded MKM Art Consulting, LLC, which offers curatorial projects and consulting services to art institutions, galleries and artists. Through her work, Marianne contributes to and advances the contemporary art world, utilizing her range of experience, education and knowledge of fine art. Marianne’s passion for art and art education motivates her work as a curator and consultant in bringing art to the community.

Marianne is known and respected for collaborating professionally with artists, collectors, galleries and museums in the Bay Area art community and beyond. With more than a decade of work within museums, scholarship in art history and knowledge of contemporary art, Marianne’s broad expertise includes leadership over a full range of curatorial duties including research, exhibition development and production, interpretation, documentation, art acquisition and collections. She holds a BA degree in Art, an MA degree in Art History and her professional affiliations include ArtTable, College Art Association and the Women’s Caucus for Art.  


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Resume, complete exhibition history and references available upon request.