about the curator
New Works: 12.1
The Hoffman Family Senior Curator, Dallas Museum of Art
Jeffrey Grove joined the Dallas Museum of Art in 2009 after four years as the Wieland Family Curator of Modern and Contemporary Art at the High Museum of Art in Atlanta, Georgia. While in Atlanta, he organized several major exhibitions, including the critically acclaimed After 1968: Contemporary Artists and the Civil Rights Legacy (2008-2009) and Morris Louis Now: An American Master Revisited (2006-2007).
Beginning in 2001, Grove served as the Associate Curator of Contemporary Art at the Cleveland Museum of Art, where he oversaw the development of several exhibitions and curated MetaScape: Torben Giehler, Benjamin Edwards, Julie Mehretu and Yutaka Sone (2003). Prior to joining Cleveland, Grove was Curator of Exhibitions at the Akron Art Museum in Ohio, where he organized Liza Lou: Bead the World (2000). As a guest curator at the Kunstmuseum Basel, Grove organized Michaël Borremans: Drawings (2005-2006). Grove earned his doctorate in Art History from Case Western Reserve University.