Exhibition Records,
1980-2006

Summary
Collection ID:
Accession 10-061
Creators:
Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum. Exhibitions
Dates:
1980-2006
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
10.56 cu. ft. (24 blueprint storage boxes)
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Descriptive Entry
Descriptive Entry
This accession consists of drawings documenting the design of exhibitions at the Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum. Exhibitions documented in this accession include "Huguenot Legacy: English Silver, 1680-1760;" "Avant-Garde Letterhead;" "Lace;" "What Could Have Been: Unbuilt Architecture of the 80s;" "Solos: Smartwrap;" "Faberge: Jeweler to Royalty;" "Art Nouveau Bing: The Paris Style 1900;" "Mechanical Brides: Women and Machines from Home to Office;" "Puppets: Art and Entertainment;" "Russel Wright: Creating American Lifestyle;" "Fashion in Colors;" "New Hotels for Global Nomads;" "Masterpieces from the Vitra Design Museum: Furnishing the Modern Era;" "Photography and Architecture: 1839-1939;" "Mixing Messages: Graphic Design in Contemporary Culture;" "Arches for Galveston;" "Milestones: 50 Years of Goods and Services;" "Under the Sun: An Outdoor Exhibition of Light;" "Opening Our Doors: Selections from the Design Resource Center;" " Walter Crane: Design for Children;" "Josef and Anni Albers: Designs for Living;" "Intimate World of Alexander Calder;" "Turned Wood Bowls;" "Henry Dreyfuss Directing Design: The Industrial Designer and His Work, 1929-1972;" "Feeding Desire: Design and the Tools of the Table, 1500-2005;" "Shock of the Old: Christopher Dresser;" "National Design Triennial: Inside Design Now;" "National Design Triennial: Design Culture Now;" "Rooms with a View: Landscape and Wallpaper;" "Aluminum by Design: From Jewelry to Jets;" "Field for Dreams: An Eighteenth Century Bedcover;" "Louis Sullivan: The Function of Ornament;" "Good Offices and Beyond;" "Czech Cubism: Architecture and Design;" "Work of Charles and Ray Eames: A Legacy of Invention;" "Triumph of Simplicity: 350 Years of Swedish Silver;" "Scandinavian Modern 1880-1980;" "Vienna/New York: The Work of Joseph Urban, 1872-1933;" "American Enterprise: Nineteenth Century Patent Models;" "Jewelry: A Selection from the Cooper-Hewitt Collection;" "Recollections: A Decade of Collecting;" "Opulent Eye of Alexander Girard;" "Packaging the New: Design and the American Consumer;" "American Picture Palaces;" "Skin: Surface, Substance, and Design;" "Power of Maps;" "Color Light Surface: Recent Textiles;" "Cooper-Hewitt Collections: A Design Resource;" "Design = Art: Functional Objects from Donald Judd to Rachel Whiteread;" "Erich Mendelsohn: 1887-1953;" "Views of Rome: Drawings and Watercolors from the Collection of the Biblioteca Apostolica Vaticana;" "Bon Voyage! Designs for Travel;" "Hawaii: The Royal Isles;" "Modern Spirit: Glass from Finland;" "Flora Danica and the Heritage of Danish Porcelain;" "Doghouse;" "Robert Adam and Kedleston Hall;" "The Jacquard Loom: Recent Experiments;" "Unlimited By Design;" "Gardens of Delight;" "Resorts of the Catskills;" "Hair;" "City Dwellings and Country Houses: Robert Adam and His Style;" "Canes and Walking Sticks;" "Fancy Fronts: Gentlemen's Waistcoats in the Eighteenth Century;" "Chicago Furniture: Art, Craft and Industry;" "Courts and Colonies: The William and Mary Style in Holland, England, and America;" "Wine: Celebration and Ceremony;" "Golden Eye: An International Tribute to the Artisans of India;" "Memphis/Milano;" "Immovable Objects: Urban Open Spaces;" "Paris Opera on Stage: Designs, Costumes, Jewels;" "Glass of the Avant-Garde: From Vienna Secession to Bauhaus;" "L'Art de Vivre: Decorative Arts and Design in France 1789-1989;" "Writing and Reading;" "Berlin 1900-1933: Architecture and Design;" "Hollywood: Legend and Reality;" "Toys from the Nuremburg Spielzug Museum;" "Art that is Life: The Arts and Crafts Movement in America;" "Frank Lloyd Wright and the Johnson Wax Building: Creating a Corporate Cathedral;" and "Arquitectonica: The Times Square Project." Some materials document non-exhibition renovation projects. Materials include floor plans, concept drawings, elevations, details, and related materials.

Notes
SI Records

Using the Collection
Prefered Citation
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 10-061, Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum. Exhibitions, Exhibition Records

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
New Hotels for Global Nomads (Exhibition) (2002-2003: New York, N.Y.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Aluminum By Design: From Jewelry to Jets (Exhibition) (2001: New York, N.Y.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Design ≠ Art: Functional Objects from Donald Judd to Rachel Whiteread (Exhibition) (2004-2005: New York, N.Y.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Fashion in Colors (Exhibition) (2005-2006: New York, N.Y.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Glass of the Avant-Garde: From Vienna Secession to Bauhaus (Exhibition) (2001-2002: New York, N.Y.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Huguenot Legacy: English Silver, 1680-1760 (Exhibition) (1999: New York, N.Y.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Masterpieces from the Vitra Design Museum: Furnishing the Modern Era (Exhibition) (2000-2001: New York, N.Y.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
National Design Triennial: Inside Design Now (Exhibition) (2003-2004: New York, N.Y.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Opulent Eye of Alexander Girard (Exhibition) (2000-2001: New York, N.Y.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Rooms with a View: Landscape and Wallpaper (Exhibition) (2001: New York, N.Y.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Rusel Wright: Creating American Lifestyle (Exhibition) (2001-2002: New York, N.Y.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Skin: Surface, Substance, and Design (Exhibition) (2002: New York, N.Y.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Cooper-Hewitt Collections: A Design Resource (Exhibition) (1991-1992: New York, N.Y.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Power of Maps (Exhibition) (1992-1993: New York, N.Y.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Under the Sun: An Outdoor Exhibition of Light (1998: New York, N.Y.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Henry Dreyfuss Directing Design: The Industrial Designer and his Work, 1929-1972 (Exhibition) (1997: New York, N.Y.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Work of Charles and Ray Eames: A Legacy of Invention (Exhibition) (1999-2000: New York, N.Y.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Arquitectonica: The Times Square Project (Exhibition) (1998: New York, N.Y.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Mixing Messages: Graphic Design in Contemporary Culture (Exhibition) (1996-1997: New York, N.Y.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Avant-Garde Letterhead (Exhibition) (1996: New York, N.Y.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Czech Cubism: Architecture and Design (Exhibition) (1993: New York, N.Y.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Mechanical Brides: Women and Machines from Home to Office (Exhibition) (1993-1994: New York, N.Y.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Opening Our Doors: Selections from the Design Resource Center (Exhibition) (1998: New York, N.Y.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Arches for Galveston (Exhibition) (1987-1988: New York, N.Y.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Art Nouveau Bing: The Paris Style 1900 (Exhibition) (1987: New York, N.Y.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Art that is Life: The Arts and Crafts Movement in America (Exhibition) (1988: New York, N.Y.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Color Light Surface: Recent Textiles (Exhibition) (1990: Courts and Colonies: The William and Mary Style in Holland, England, and America (Exhibition) (1988-1989: New York, N.Y.)New York, N.Y.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Courts and Colonies: The William and Mary Style in Holland, England, and America (Exhibition) (1988-1989: New York, N.Y.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Doghouse (Exhibition) (1990: New York, N.Y.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Erich Mendelsohn: 1887-1953 (Exhibition) (1988-1989: New York, N.Y.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Flora Danica and the Heritage of Danish Porcelain (Exhibition) (1990: New York, N.Y.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Frank Lloyd Wright and the Johnson Wax Building: Creating a Corporate Cathedral (Exhibition) (1987: New York, N.Y.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Intimate World of Alexander Calder (Exhibition) (1989-1990: New York, N.Y.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Paris Opera on Stage: Designs, Costumes, Jewels (Exhibition) (1988: New York, N.Y.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Robert Adam and Kedleston Hall (Exhibition) (1987: New York, N.Y.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Triumph of Simplicity: 350 Years of Swedish Silver (Exhibition) (1988: New York, N.Y.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Turned Wood Bowls (Exhibition) (1989: New York, N.Y.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Vienna/New York: The Work of Joseph Urban, 1872-1933 (Exhibition) (1987-1988: New York, N.Y.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Views of Rome: Drawings and Watercolors from the Collection of the Biblioteca Apostolica Vaticana (Exhibition) (1989: New York, N.Y.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Walter Crane: Design for Children (Exhibition) (1993-1994: New York, N.Y.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
What Could Have Been: Unbuilt Architecture of the 80s (Exhibition) (1988: New York, N.Y.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Josef and Anni Albers: Designs for Living (Exhibition) (2004-2005: New York, N.Y.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Solos: SmartWrap (Exhibition) (2003: New York, N.Y.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
National Design Triennial: Design Culture Now (Exhibition) (2000: New York, N.Y.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Shock of the Old: Christopher Dresser (Exhibition) (2004: New York, N.Y.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Faberge: Jeweler to Royalty (Exhibition) (1983: New York, N.Y.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Lace (Exhibition) (1982: New York, N.Y.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Puppets: Art and Entertainment (Exhibition) (1981-1982: New York, N.Y.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Photography and Architecture: 1839-1939 (Exhibition) (1983: New York, N.Y.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Milestones: 50 Years of Goods and Services (Exhibition) (1986-1987: New York, N.Y.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Louis Sullivan: The Function of Ornament (Exhibition) (1987: New York, N.Y.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Scandinavian Modern 1880-1980 (Exhibition) (1982-1983: New York, N.Y.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
American Enterprise: Nineteenth Century Patent Models (Exhibition) (1984: New York, N.Y.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Jewelry: A Selection from the Cooper-Hewitt Collection (Exhibition) (1989-1990: New York, N.Y.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Recollections: A Decade of Collecting (Exhibition) (1986-1987: New York, N.Y.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Bon Voyage! Designs for Travel (Exhibition) (1986: New York, N.Y.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Hawaii: The Royal Isles (Exhibition) (1982: New York, N.Y.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Modern Spirit: Glass from Finland (Exhibition) (1985-1986: New York, N.Y.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
The Jacquard Loom: Recent Experiments (Exhibition) (1982: New York, N.Y.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Unlimited by Design (Exhibition) (1998-1999: New York, N.Y.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Gardens of Delight (Exhibition) (1981: New York, N.Y.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Resorts of the Catskills (Exhibition) (1980: New York, N.Y.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Hair (Exhibition) (1980: New York, N.Y.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
City Dwellings and Country Houses: Robert Adam and His Style (Exhibition) (1982: New York, N.Y.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Canes and Walking Sticks (Exhibition) (1983: New York, N.Y.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Chicago Furniture: Art, Craft, and Industry (Exhibition) (1985: New York, N.Y.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Wine: Celebration and Ceremony (Exhibition) (1985: New York, N.Y.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Golden Eye: An International Tribute to the Artisans of India (Exhibition) (1985: New York, N.Y.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Memphis/Milano (Exhibition) (1986: New York, N.Y.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Writing and Reading (Exhibition) (1981-1982: New York, N.Y.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Berlin 1900-1933: Architecture and Design (Exhibition) (1986-1987: New York, N.Y.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Toys from the Nuremburg Spielzug Museum (Exhibition) (1986: New York, N.Y.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Field For Dreams: An Eighteenth Century Bedcover (Exhibition) (1995: New York, N.Y.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Fancy Fronts: Gentlemen's Waistcoats in the Eighteenth Century (Exhibition) (1993-1994: New York, N.Y.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Immovable Objects: Urban Open Spaces (Exhibition) (1979: New York, N.Y.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Hollywood: Legend and Reality (Exhibition) (1986: New York, N.Y.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Good Offices and Beyond (Exhibition) (1994-1995: New York, N.Y.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
American Picture Palaces (Exhibition) (1982-1983: New York, N.Y.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Feeding Desire: Design and the Tools of the Table (Exhibition) (2006: New York, N.Y.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Art museums Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Decorative arts Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Museum exhibits Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Museum buildings Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Buildings -- Repair and reconstruction Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Architectural drawings Genre/Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Floor plans Genre/Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Drawings Genre/Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

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