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Museum of Contemporary Art interviews, 1979-1986

Museum of Contemporary Art (Chicago, Ill.)

Collection Information

Size: 8.0 linear feet

107 video cassettes (U-matic) ; 3/4 inch.

Summary: The Museum of Contemporary Art Interviews measure 8 linear feet and contain video interviews with 35 artists, curators, and an art collector, conducted by the staff of the Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago between 1979 and 1986, on 107 U-Matic videocassettes.

Biographical/Historical Note

The Museum of Contemporary Art in Chicago was founded in 1967 with Jan van der Marck as its first Director.


Donated 1986 by the Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago.


Funding for the processing of this collection was provided by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, administered through the Council on Library and Information Resources' Hidden Collections grant program.