Daniel Brenner papers

Inclusive Dates: 
1947–1986

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

1.5 linear feet (3 boxes) and flatfile of material consisting of architectural project and exhibition files, award submissions, financial and biographical data, photographs, and slides documenting the career of Chicago architect Daniel Brenner. Series IV: Photographs and Slides includes photographs documenting the installation of exhibitions designed by Brenner for the Art Institute of Chicago.

Biographical Historical Note

Chicago architect Daniel Brenner designed public buildings and museum exhibitions as well as undertaking renovations of historical structures.