Jan van der Marck papers

Inclusive Dates: 
1966–2009 (bulk 1967–1970, 2005)
Survey Repository: 

This record forms part of the Chicago’s Art-Related Archival Materials: A Terra Foundation Resource project funded by the Terra Foundation for American Art. For this project, the Archives surveyed archival repositories throughout the Chicago region to identify art-related materials contained in their holdings. While the Archives of American Art does not own any of the materials described herein, information about those materials and links to the original repositories have been included when available.

Descriptive Summary

24 folders of material consisting of correspondence, photographs, ephemera, news clipping, and documents related to Jan van der Marck’s tenure as the director of the Museum of Contemporary Art.

Biographical Historical Note

Jan van der Marck was a curator and arts administrator. He was the first director of the Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago (1967-1970).

Additional Notes

Related collections: Museum of Contemporary Art Exhibition Records, David Katzive Papers, Video Archive, Performing Arts Events Archive, Joseph Randall Shapiro Papers, Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago.