Exhibition Records,
1994-1999

Summary
Collection ID:
Accession 05-186
Creators:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Office of Design and Production
Dates:
1994-1999
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
3 cu. ft. (3 record storage boxes)
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Descriptive Entry
Descriptive Entry
These records consist of materials that document the design, production, and installation of exhibitions at the Smithsonian American Art Museum and the Renwick Gallery. Among those exhibitions represented include "Edward Hopper: The Watercolors," "Abbott Thayer: The Nature of Art," "Silver and Gold: Photographs of the California Gold Rush," "Posters American Style," "Michael Lucero: Sculpture," "American Photographs: The First Century from the Isaacs Collection in the National Museum of American Art," "Ansel Adams, A Legacy: Masterworks from the Friends of Photography," "Thomas Wilmer Dewing: Beauty Reconfigured," "Bard Brothers: Painting America Under Steam and Sail," "Lia Cook: Material Allusions," "Chaim Gross Sculptor," "Contemporary Printmaking: Collaborative Prints and Presses," "White House Collection of American Crafts," "Elihu Vedder's Drawings from the Rubaiyat," "Contemporary Crafts from the Saxe Collection," and "Gilded Age." Materials include drawings, sketches, floor plans, correspondence, memoranda, reports, budget records, production schedules, checklists, notes, scripts, proposals, photographs, and slides.

Notes
SI Records

Using the Collection
Preferred Citation
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 05-186, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Office of Design and Production, Exhibition Records
Use Restriction
Restricted for 15 years, until Jan-01-2015; Transferring office; 7/26/1996 memorandum, Nichols to Rielly; Contact reference staff for details.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Adams, Ansel, 1902-1984 Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Cook, Lia, 1942- Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Gross, Chaim, 1904- Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Hopper, Edward, 1882-1967 Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Lucero, Michael, 1953- Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Thayer, Abbott Handerson, 1849-1921 Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Vedder, Elihu, 1836-1923 Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Abbott Thayer: The Nature of Art (Exhibition) (1999: Washington, D.C.) Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
American Photographs: The First Century from the Isaacs Collection in the National Museum of American Art (Exhibition) (1996-1997: Washington, D.C.) Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Ansel Adams, A Legacy: Masterworks from the Friends of Photography Collection (Exhibition) (1997-1998: Washington, D.C.) Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Bard Brothers: Painting America Under Steam and Sail (Exhibition) (1997: Washington, D.C.) Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Chaim Gross Sculptor (Exhibition) (1996: Washington, D.C.) Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Contemporary Crafts from the Saxe Collection (Exhibition) (1994: 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
Edward Hopper: The Watercolors (Exhibition) (1999-2000: Washington, D.C.) Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Elihu Vedder's Drawings from the Rubaiyat (Exhibition) (1995-1996: Washington, D.C.) Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Gilded Age: Treasures from the Smithsonian American Art Museum (Traveling exhibition) (2000-2003) Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Lia Cook: Material Allusions (Exhibition) (1996: Washington, D.C.) Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Michael Lucero: Sculpture (Exhibition) (1997: Washington, D.C.) Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Posters American Style (Exhibition) (1998: Washington, D.C.) Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Silver and Gold: Photographs of the Gold Rush (Exhibition) (1998-1999: Washington, D.C.) Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Thomas Wilmer Dewing: Beauty Reconfigured (Exhibition) (1996: Washington, D.C.) Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
White House Collection of American Crafts (Exhibition) (1995: Washington, D.C.) Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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