Home » Administrators » Barr, Alfred Hamilton Jr.

Barr, Alfred Hamilton Jr.

Born: 1902 AD
Died: 1981 AD
Nationality:
Categories:
2.6 (52.73%) 11 votes

Alfred Hamilton Barr, Jr. is a US administrator and art historian.

 

1902 – Alfred Hamilton Barr, Jr. was born in Detroit.

 

1929 – He was the founding director of the Rockefeller family’s Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) in New York City.

 

1946 – Barr received his Ph.D. from Harvard.

 

The Alfred H. Barr, Jr. Award for museum scholarship was created in his honor.

 

 

 

2.6 (52.73%) 11 votes