Finding Aids to Official Records of the Smithsonian Institution Archives
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden. Office of the Deputy Director
Subject Files, 1999-2004
This accession consists of records documenting the administration of the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden under Olga M. Viso, Deputy Director, 2003-2005. Topics documented in this accession include exhibitions, development, and media relations. Records also document Viso's research on Ana Mendieta and her curatorial work on the exhibitions Ana Mendieta: Earth Body Sculpture and Performance, 1972-1985 and Regarding Beauty: A View of the Late Twentieth Century. Some records date from Viso's tenure as Curator. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, checklists, and related materials.
Restricted for 15 years, until Jan-01-2020; Transferring office; 2/24/2009 memorandum, Wright to Perry; 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.
- Viso, Olga M., 1966-
- Mendieta, Ana, 1948-1985
- Ana Mendieta: Earth Body Sculpture and Performance, 1972-1985 (Exhibition) (2004-2005: Washington, D.C.)
- Regarding Beauty: A View of the Late Twentieth Century (Exhibition) (1999-2000: Washington, D.C.)
- Art museum directors
- Art museum curators
- Art museums
- Art, Modern
- Fund raising
- Museum exhibits
- Museums -- Administration
Physical Characteristics of Materials in the Collection
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 09-103, Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden. Office of the Deputy Director, Subject Files