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Finding Aids to Official Records of the Smithsonian Institution Archives

Accession 07-186

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden. Department of Education

Program Files, 1982, 1995-2000, and undated

Repository: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Washington, D.C. Contact us at osiaref@si.edu.
Creator: Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden. Department of Education
Title: Program Files
Dates: 1982, 1995-2000, and undated
Quantity: 0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection: Accession 07-186
Language of Materials: English
Summary:

This accession primarily consists of records documenting writer's workshops led by the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden in association with specific exhibitions. Each workshop results in a compilation of reflections and poetry related to the exhibition. Workshops covered in this accession are related to the exhibitions "Edward Ruscha;" "Regarding Beauty: A View of the Late Twentieth Century;" "Chuck Close;" and "Jeff Wall." An additional workshop addresses the permanent collection. Records also document activities for school groups and other educational activities. Materials include compilations of writings from the workshops; a teacher packet for the exhibition "DIRECTIONS: Cindy Sherman;" and color photographs of activities.

Descriptive Entry

This accession primarily consists of records documenting writer's workshops led by the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden in association with specific exhibitions. Each workshop results in a compilation of reflections and poetry related to the exhibition. Workshops covered in this accession are related to the exhibitions Edward Ruscha; Regarding Beauty: A View of the Late Twentieth Century; Chuck Close; and Jeff Wall. An additional workshop addresses the permanent collection. Records also document activities for school groups and other educational activities. Materials include compilations of writings from the workshops; a teacher packet for the exhibition DIRECTIONS: Cindy Sherman; and color photographs of activities.

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Preferred Citation

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 07-186, Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden. Department of Education, Program Files

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Container List

Box 1

Pictures and Prose: Writing Inspired by the Exhibition Ed Ruscha, June 29-September 17, 2000

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Bards on Beauty: Poetry Inspired by the Exhibition Regarding Beauty: A View of the Late Twentieth Century, October 7, 1999-January 7, 2000

Box 1 of 1

Portraits in Prose: Using Chuck Close's Art to Inspire Writing, 1998-1999

Box 1 of 1

Telling Tableaux: Using George Segal's Art to Inspire Poetry, 1998

Box 1 of 1

Pictures, Poetry, and Prose: Using Jeff Wall's Art to Inspire Writing, February 22 and March 8, 1997

Box 1 of 1

A Workshop for Writers: Using Art to Inspire Writing, June 15, 1996

Box 1 of 1

Explorations in Black and White: The Cindy Sherman Teacher's Packet, 1995

Box 1 of 1

Photographs of Unidentified Dramatization

Box 1 of 1

Photographs of School Group in Sculpture Garden, 1982

Box 1 of 1