Finding Aids to Official Records of the Smithsonian Institution Archives
Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum. Curatorial Department
Exhibition Records, circa 2010-2011
This accession consists of records documenting the development, planning, and execution of the exhibition National Design Triennial: Why Design Now?. The exhibition, on view from May 4, 2010 through January 9, 2011, was curated by Ellen Lupton, Cara McCarty, Matilda McQuaid, and Cynthia E. Smith. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, label texts, publicity materials, research materials, image permission forms, agreements, notes, pamphlets, brochures, clippings, postcards, press kits, exhibition drawings, floor plans, images, and related materials. Some materials are in electronic format.
Restricted for 15 years, until Jan-01-2027; 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.
- McQuaid, Matilda
- McCarty, Cara
- Lupton, Ellen
- National Design Triennial: Why Design Now? (Exhibition) (2010-2011: New York, N.Y.)
Physical Characteristics of Materials in the Collection
- Picture postcards
- Compact discs
- Electronic records
- Architectural drawings
- Floor plans
- Color photographs
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 13-078, Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum. Curatorial Department, Exhibition Records