Info

Code
E87
Name
Curation Activity

Super

CodeName
E7Activity

Domain for

CodeName
P19was intended use of
P33used specific technique
P125used object of type
P32used general technique
P134continued
P21had general purpose
P20had specific purpose
P15was influenced by
P17was motivated by
P16used specific object
P14carried out by
Description

This class comprises the activities that result in the continuity of management and the preservation and evolution of instances of E78 Collection, following an implicit or explicit curation plan. It specializes the notion of activity into the curation of a collection and allows the history of curation to be recorded. Items are accumulated and organized following criteria like subject, chronological period, material type, style of art etc. and can be added or removed from an E78 Collection for a specific purpose and/or audience. The initial aggregation of items of a collection is regarded as an instance of E12 Production Event while the activity of evolving, preserving and promoting a collection is regarded as an instance of E87 Curation Activity.