Mary Richardson

Director of Library and Museum Services

About

DEPARTMENT
Library and Archives/Curatorial

EMPLOYEE SINCE
1998

Armory Club Member

Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago.

Questionnaire

What was the first exhibition/performance you saw at the MCA?

Franz Kline: Black and White 1950–61 and Bruce Nauman: Elliott's Stones.

What is the first job you held at the MCA?

Coat Check Attendant

What is your favorite MCA memory?

An impossible question. Loni Anderson asking where the dollhouse is … Amy Corle making root beer floats to boost staff morale … archival discoveries and library camaraderie …

Who is your most memorable colleague or artist? Why?

Amy Corle and Dennis O'Shea.