Finding Aids to Official Records of the Smithsonian Institution Archives
Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum. Curatorial Department
Exhibition Records, circa 2006-2009
This accession consists of records documenting exhibitions curated in-house or travel managed by Cynthia E. Smith, Curator of Socially Responsible Design, 2005- . Exhibitions documented in this accession include Gluckman and Mayner Select: Works from the Permanent Collection (proposed exhibition); Campana Brothers Select: Works from the Permanent Collection (in-house curator); Shahzia Sikander Selects: Works from the Permanent Collection (managed contract); and Design Life Now: National Design Triennial 2006 (managed contract for traveling exhibition). Materials include correspondence, memoranda, schedules, checklists, press materials, object information, background materials, agreements, proposals, meeting materials, architectural drawings, specifications, presentations, labels, brochures, images, notes, and related materials. Some materials are in electronic format.
Restricted for 15 years, until Jan-01-2025; Transferring office; 12/22/2011 memorandum, Wright to Smith; 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.
- Smith, Cynthia E.
- Gluckman and Mayner Select: Works from the Permanent Collection (Proposed exhibition)
- Campana Brothers Select: Works from the Permanent Collection (Exhibition) (2008: New York, N.Y.)
- Shahzia Sikander Selects: Works from the Permanent Collection (Exhibition) (2009: New York, N.Y.)
- Design Life Now: National Design Triennial 2006 (Traveling exhibition)
Physical Characteristics of Materials in the Collection
- Compact discs
- Electronic records
- Digital images
- Architectural drawings
- Color transparencies
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 12-176, Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum. Curatorial Department, Exhibition Records