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curator , art educator

Marcus B. Burke, American curator, art educator. Ordained American Baptist Church, 1973. Visiting scholar, Jean Paul Getty Museum, 1984; Research fellow, Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation, Venice, Italy, 1981, J. Clawson Mills Research fellow, Metropolitan Museum Art, New York City, 1974-1976, New York University scholar, 1972-1974, fellow, 1977-1978, Kress fellow, 1976-1977. Member of Phi Beta Kappa.


Burke, Marcus B. was born on April 10, 1947.


Bachelor of Arts in English magna cum laude, Princeton University, 1969. Message Telecommunications Service in Church History, Harvard University, 1971. Master of Arts in Art History, Institute Fine Arts New York University, 1973.

Doctor of Philosophy in Art History, Institute Fine Arts New York University, 1984.


With New School, and New York School Interior Design, New York City, 1974—1977. Co-curator Art Museum South Tex, Corpus Christi, 1976—1979, Art Museum South Texas, Institute de Cultura Hispanica, Corpus Christi, 1979. Instructor art history Stephen F. Austin State University, Nacogdoches, Texas, 1979—1983.

Curator University Gallery, 1980—1981, executive committee department art, director art department slide library. Visiting assistant professor art history State University of New York-Purchase, 1983—1985, member faculty residence program, 1983—1985. Chief curator Meadows Museum and Gallery, Dallas, since 1985.

Art department coordinator Texas May Arts Festival, Nacogdoches, 1980—1981, Protestant Chaplain University Christian Foundation, New York University, 1971—1974.


  • Ordained American Baptist Church, 1973.


  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.


Member of Phi Beta Kappa.


Married Lenka Pichlikova Burke.

Lenka Pichlikova Burke.