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Tom Parker received a B.A. in Art History and English from Kenyon College, in Gambier, Ohio, and an M.Phil. in Art History from the Graduate Center of the City University of New York. After extensive experience at New York galleries and museums, he came to Hirschl & Adler as a researcher in 1999. Tom joined the gallery’s sales staff in 2002. Since then he has curated or co-curated almost twenty exhibitions, including more recently “Stanley Twardowicz in the 1950s and 60s” (2012); “Talisman of the Ward: The Album of Drawings by Edward Deeds,” (2013); "John Sideli: Assemblages" (2013); “An Abundant Life: James Aponovich” (2013); “Lily Cox Richard: The Stand, Possessing Powers” (2014); “Larry Kagan: Steel and Shadow” (2014); "Frank Walter: Lonely Bird" (2016). Tom specializes in 19th and 20th-century American painting, and also plays an active role in Hirschl & Adler Modern’s post-war and contemporary program.