"[T]he originality and force of his temperament demonstrate themselves under an iron control of the plastic elements such as is rarely seen in our time outside the painting of the oldest surviving members of the School of Paris"
― Clement Greenberg, (review of De Niro’s solo exhibition at Peggy Guggenheim’s “Art of this Century” gallery), The Nation, 1946
The exhibition itself is only a portion of what SITES delivers. As a host of The Art of Robert De Niro, Sr., you will also receive:
Complete curatorial and registration information
Complete shipping, handling, and installation instructions
Wall-to-wall fine-arts insurance coverage under the Smithsonian’s policy
Public relations support, including sample press release, images, logos; digital graphic templates of promotional materials; and advice on promoting the exhibition and hosting special events
Companion book and documentary "Remembering the Artist Robert De Niro, Sr."
Educational and programming resources, educator resources, lecturers list, bibliography
10 minute documentary video on the artist
The Art of Robert De Niro, Sr. Host Requirements
This exhibition has been designated HIGH SECURITY. It will be offered only to those institutions able to meet the Smithsonian’s requirements set forth herein.
General guidelines are given below for gallery spaces as well as for crate storage and staging areas. These are minimum requirements. Guidelines are subject to change based on lender requirements.
Notice, along with the updated guidelines, will be provided to the Borrower should any changes occur. Current AAM General Facility Report (GFR) must be reviewed and approved by SITES and lenders to the Exhibition.