Independent Curator | Oklahoma City, OK
Jennifer Scanlan is an independent curator focusing on contemporary art and design. She has worked in public art, exhibitions, and programming in government entities, organizations, and museums across the country, most recently as the Exhibitions and Curatorial Director at Oklahoma Contemporary in Oklahoma City. From 2013 through 2015 she was a New York-based independent curator working on exhibitions at the Museum of Arts and Design in New York City; the National Museum of Women in the Arts in Washington, D.C.; the Brattleboro Museum and Art Center in Vermont; the Samuel Dorsky Museum of Art at SUNY New Paltz; and the Museum of Biblical Art in New York. Prior to working independently, for twelve years she was Associate Curator at the Museum of Arts and Design in New York City. She has taught at Courtauld Institute of Art Summer School in London, England, and at Parsons The New School for Design in New York . She has a BA in art history and Italian from Vassar College, Poughkeepsie, New York, and an MA in the history of decorative arts, design, and culture from the Bard Graduate Center, New York, New York.