Lucy Mulroney was recently appointed as Curator in the Special Collections Research Center. She is currently completing a PhD in Visual and Cultural Studies at the University of Rochester. Her research and teaching focus on the intersection of 20th-century avant-garde art, independent publishing, and social history. This October, Lucy will present her research at the Art Book Fair Conference at the Museum of Modern Art PS1.

Lucy received a BA in Art History and Criticism from the University of California at San Diego in 2004. In addition to her academic work, Lucy has several years of experience in archives and museums, working as a research assistant at the George Eastman House Rare Book Library and as the Editor and Publicist at the historic San Francisco Art Institute, where she worked with curator and critic Okwui Enwezor.

Lucy can be reached at 443.8538 or