♂ American, 1946–2003
Kirk worked at MoMA from about 1984 to 1989 as Curator , and he was head of the Department of Painting and Sculpture from 1988–2001 .
EXHIBITIONS BY YEAR
"Primitivism" in 20th Century Art: Affinity of the Tribal and the Modern
27 September 1984 to 15 January 1985
Pablo Picasso, William S. Rubin and Kirk Varnedoe were involved.
Vienna 1900: Art, Architecture and Design
3 July to 26 October 1986
Oskar Kokoschka, Gustav Klimt and Kirk Varnedoe were involved.
Artist's Choice: Burton on Brancusi
7 April to 4 July 1989
Constantin Brancusi, Scott Burton and Kirk Varnedoe were involved.