Finding Aids to Personal Papers and Special Collections in the Smithsonian Institution Archives
Judith K. Zilczer Papers, 1984-2005
This accession consists of records documenting the professional activities and correspondence of Judith K. Zilczer, art historian and curator. Zilczer was employed by the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden (HMSG) in various capacities from 1974-2003, ultimately serving as Curator of Paintings from 1992-2003. Many of the records document exhibitions for which she served as a consultant, including "Visual Music: 1905-2005" at HMSG, which she continued working on after her official retirement in 2003, and "Advent of Modernism" at the High Museum of Art. Materials include correspondence, checklists, essays, brochures, notes, lists of artwork, exhibitions proposals, grant applications, and related materials.
Restricted for 25 years. See Deed of Gift for additional information about restrictions, until Jan-01-2031; Transferring office; 12/1/2003 Deed of Gift; Contact reference staff for details.
This collection is indexed under the following access terms. These are links to collections with related topics, persons or places.
- Zilczer, Judith
- Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
- High Museum of Art
- Visual Music: 1905-2005 (Exhibition) (2005: Washington, D.C.)
- Advent of Modernism (Exhibition) (1986: Atlanta, Ga.)
Physical Characteristics of Materials in the Collection
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 07-162, Judith K. Zilczer Papers