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Creator:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Exhibition Manager  Search this
Extent:
3 cu. ft. (3 record storage boxes)
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Manuscripts
Color transparencies
Date:
2002-2008
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of exhibition records created and maintained by the Exhibitions Manager, Marie Elena Amatangelo, in her work planning and coordinating exhibitions at the Smithsonian American Art Museum and the Renwick Gallery. Exhibitions represented include "High Fiber;" "Modernism in American Silver: 20th Century Design;" "American ABC: Childhood in 19th Century America;" "Temple of Invention: History of a National Landmark;" "Passing Time: The Art of William Christenberry;" "Joseph Cornell: Navigating the Imagination;" "Ruth Duckworth, Modernist Sculptor;" "An Impressionist Sensibility: The Halff Collection;" "William H. Johnson's World on Paper;" "William Wegman - Funny/Strange;" "Grant Wood's Studio: Birthplace of American Gothic;" "John Alexander: A Retrospective;" "Variations on America: Masterworks from American Art Forum Collections;" "Celebrating the Lucelia Artist Award, 2001-2006;" "Modern Masters at the Smithsonian American Art Museum" (traveling exhibition); "Earl Cunningham's America;" "Kindred Spirits: Asher B. Durand and the American Landscape;" "Going West! Quilts and Community;" "From the Ground Up: Renwick Craft Invitational 2007;" "Eadweard Muybridge: The Central American Journey;" "The Prints of Sean Scully;" "Saul Steinberg: Illuminations;" and "Over the Top: American Posters from World War I." Materials include correspondence, memoranda, checklists, exhibition prospectuses, contracts, budget records, loan records, color slides, press releases, meeting notes, label text, conservation records, publication information, grant records, and educational programming information.
Rights:
Restricted for 15 years; until Jan-01-2024. Boxes 1-3 contain materials restricted indefinitely; see finding aid. Transferring office; 03/12/2010 memorandum, Toda to Howard; Contact reference staff for details.
Topic:
Art museums.  Search this
Art, American  Search this
Museum exhibits  Search this
Museums -- Collection management.  Search this
Traveling exhibitions.  Search this
Genre/Form:
Manuscripts
Color transparencies
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 10-091, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Exhibition Manager, Exhibition Records
Identifier:
Accession 10-091
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Exhibition Records
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-fa10-091