Exhibition Records,
1988-1999

Summary
Collection ID:
Accession 01-100
Creators:
National Museum of American Art, Curatorial Office
Dates:
1988-1999
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
6 cu. ft. (6 record storage boxes)
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Descriptive Entry
Descriptive Entry
These records document the exhibition activities of the Division of Graphic Arts within the Curatorial Office at the National Museum of American Art. Records created prior to 1989 were created in the Department of Graphic Arts.
Materials include correspondence, memoranda, proposals, press kits, black and white photographs, slides of artists' work, checklists, label/wall text, itineraries, installation materials and photographs, floor plans, invitations, guest lists, catalog text, budget information, visitor impressions of exhibitions, notes and related records.

Historical Note
Historical Note
The Department of Graphic Arts became a division of the newly formed Curatorial Department in 1989. The Department was renamed the Curatorial Office circa 1992. The Curatorial Office organizes and oversees the museum's exhibitions and acquisitions programs, as well as researching and displaying the national collection.

Notes
SI Records

Using the Collection
Preferred Citation
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 01-100, National Museum of American Art, Curatorial Office, Exhibition Records
Use Restriction
Restricted for 15 years, until Jan-01-2015; Transferring office; 3/26/01 memorandum, Alers to Agelasto; Contact reference staff for details.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
National Museum of American Art (U.S.). Dept. of Graphic Arts. Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
American Kaleidoscope: Themes and Perspectives in Recent Art (Exhibition) (1996-1997: Washington, D.C.) Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Contemporary Printmaking: Collaborative Prints and Presses (Exhibition) (1996: Washington, D.C.) Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
David Hockney's Snails in Space: Painting as Performance (Exhibition) (1997: Washington, D.C.) Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
David Hockney: Grand Canyon (Exhibitions) (1998: Washington, D.C.) Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Peggy Bacon - Drawings (Exhibition) (1980: Washington, D.C.) Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Singular Impressions: The Monotype in America (Exhibition) (1997: Washington, D.C.) Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Woodcuts by Hiratsuka (Exhibition) (1999: Washington, D.C.) Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Graphic arts Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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Visitors. Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Brochures Genre/Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Clippings Genre/Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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Newsletters Genre/Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Pamphlets Genre/Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Floor plans Genre/Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Black-and-white photographs Genre/Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Color transparencies Genre/Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
Smithsonian Institution Archives
Washington, D.C.
Contact us at osiaref@si.edu