"Central Park, Spring 1972" by Paul McDonough, Black and White Print
Title: Central Park, Spring 1972
Photographer: Paul McDonough
Black and white silver gelatin print
Size: 16" x 20"
Paul McDonough was born in Portsmouth, NH. After graduating from high school in 1958, he moved to Boston, where he graduated from the New England School of Art. In 1967, he moved to New York City, where he has lived ever since. He has worked as a freelance photographer, paste-up mechanical artist and photography teacher at Pratt Institute, Yale University, Cooper Union, Marymount College, Parsons School of Design and Fordham University. After 43 years in the classroom, he retired from Pratt and was awarded emeritus status.
McDonough has been the recipient of grants from the National Endowment for the Arts, the Guggenheim Foundation and the Pollock Krasner Foundation. His work is in a number of public and private collections including, the Museum of Modern Art, the New York Public Library, the DeCordova Museum, the Dreyfus Corporation, the Lila Acheson Wallace Print Collection and the Joseph Seagram's Collection. He is represented by the Sasha Wolf Gallery in New York and the Joseph Bellows Gallery in La Jolla.