About Mary Gregory

Mary Gregory is an award-winning arts writer, art critic, and novelist. She has degrees in both English and Art History and has studied and worked in the New York art world, in the galleries and auction houses about which she writes.

Her reviews appear regularly in the City Arts section of NY Press newspapers Our Town, The Spirit, and Chelsea News. For more than five years, she wrote monthly columns on exhibitions, museums and galleries in Long Island Pulse, one of the largest regional magazines in the United States. Her work has also been published by Newsday, Hamptons Magazine, Hamptons Art Hub, Afterimage Magazine, Woman Around Town, Ragazine, The Seventh Quarry, ArtSlant, Immagine&Poesia and Cross-Cultural Communications among others. Mary Gregory's critical essays have been included in exhibition catalogues, and her short fiction has been anthologized by the Georgia Museum of Art.

Interviewees include prominent figures in the New York art world such as the president of the Metropolitan Museum of Art; the directors of The Museum of Modern Art, The Frick Collection, the Jewish Museum and the Brooklyn Museum; the chief curators of the Whitney, MoMA, the Museum of Art and Design and the Cooper-Hewitt Museum;and the Commissioner of Cultural Affairs.

Mary Gregory is part of a team honored by the New York Press Association for Best Coverage of the Arts. She's a 2013, 2014 and 2015 Pushcart Prize nominee and an active member of the New York Press Club.

Mary lives with her husband on Long Island's Middle Bay where they continue their search for incredible art, amazing sunsets, and the best mocha cake, ever.

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