Curatorial Correspondence, 2015-2021

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This accession consists of the email account of Stéphane Aquin, chief curator of the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, which includes approximately 62,326 messages covering the time periods from February 2015 to August 2016, October 2017, and December 2017 to January 2021. The correspondence pertains to the production and installation of exhibitions; collections management; professional associations; meeting agendas and minutes; reports; budget; research grants; fundraising; contracts and agreements; public relations; personnel management; publications; website development; loans; museum tours; conferences, symposia; councils, workshops, committees, and special events; presentations; surveys; policies and guidelines; awards; and gifts. Materials are in electronic format.


Aquin, Stéphane


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Repository Loc.

Smithsonian Institution Archives Capital Gallery, Suite 3000, MRC 507; 600 Maryland Avenue, SW; Washington, DC 20024-2520


  • 2015
  • 2015-2021

Restrictions & Rights

Restricted for 15 years, until Jan-01-2037. Records may contain personally identifiable information (PII) that is permanently restricted; Transferring office; 11/18/2022 memorandum, Johnstone to File; Contact reference staff for details


  • Loans
  • Art
  • Art museums
  • Congresses and conventions
  • Meetings
  • Committees
  • Tours
  • Museums
  • Workshops
  • Professional associations
  • Public relations
  • Budget process
  • Awards
  • Lectures and lecturing
  • Scientific surveys
  • Personnel management
  • Research grants
  • Gifts
  • Fund raising
  • Web sites
  • Contracts
  • Special events
  • Art museum curators
  • Art, Modern
  • Museum exhibits
  • Museums--Collection management
  • Museums--Public relations
  • Museum publications


  • Electronic mail
  • Collection descriptions
  • Electronic records

Local number

SIA Acc. 23-029

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