Laura Coyle, Adjunct Faculty

Laura Coyle is Collection Manager at the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture. She has many years of experience at the National Gallery of Art and the Corcoran Gallery of Art, both in Washington, D.C. At the Corcoran she was curator of European art and organized several major exhibitions, including Joan of Arc(2006), Marvels of Maiolica: Italian Renaissance Ceramics (2004), The Shape of Color: Joan Miró’s Painted Sculpture (2002), and Antiquities to Impressionism: The William A. Clark Collection at the Corcoran Gallery of Art (2001).

Dr. Coyle holds an M.A. in the history of art from Williams College and a Ph.D. in the history of art from Princeton University.