oil on canvas
36 x 48 in.
Patricia Hynes received a MFA from Rutgers University, now the Mason Gross School of the Arts and a BA from Douglas College, now incorporated into Rutgers University. After a period of teaching Studio Art and Art History she pursued a career in non profit institutions working in the areas of development and then institutional advancement.
Administrative positions she held included Deputy Director for the Cincinnati Art Museum; Vice President for Pratt Institute; Vice President for the American Craft Museum, now the Museum of Arts and Design; Director of Alumni Relations and Associate Director of University Development, both for New York University. In addition, she held development posts at the Whitney Museum and the Brooklyn Museum.