Museum of Art Director
Director’s Office: 801-422-8257
Prior to coming to BYU, Magleby taught art history at both The Ohio State University and Denison University, Ohio.¬† He received his M.A. and Ph.D. in History of Art from The Ohio State University, and his B.A. from Brigham Young University.
Magleby specializes in 18th-century art and architecture, 20th-century European art, and contemporary theory and criticism.¬† His scholarship has focused on the influential gardens of Stourhead in England, as well as the creation of a database of English garden history.¬† He co-authored with Leslie Norris Kershisnik: Painting from Life.
Magleby was preceded by Campbell Gray. ¬†