|Sarah W Schroth, Adjunct Professor|
Spanish Baroque Art
Sarah Schroth received her Ph.D. from The Institute of Fine Arts, New York University.
She has been a museum professional for over twenty years. In 2013, she was named
the Mary D.B.T. and James H. Semans Director of the Nasher Museum of Art. Her art
historical specialty is Spanish Art of the seventeenth century. She co-organized in 2008
the international loan exhibition “El Greco to Velázquez: Art during the Reign of Philip
III” that was shown at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston and the Nasher Museum of Art.
She has curated numerous shows ranging from contemporary art to Indian miniature
paintings. Her teaching interests are Museum Theory and Practice with an emphasis on
connoisseurship and conservation, and patronage studies in the field of Spanish art. Among
her publications are Foreword, Rauschenberg: Collecting and Connecting (2014), Archibald
Motley: Jazz Age Modernist (2013), Editor, The Art of Spain and the Hispanic World: Essays
in Honor of Jonathan Brown, Paul Holberton, London (2010) and El Greco to Velázquez: Art
during the reign of Philip III, MFA Publications, 2008.