Via Helen Mears, Keeper of World Art, Royal Pavilion and Museums, Brighton A conference hosted by Royal Pavilion & Museums, with the Sussex Africa Centre / University of Sussex, and the University of Brighton  The Old Courtroom, 118 Church Street, Brighton Museum & Art Gallery Wednesday 2 November 2016 Coinciding with theContinue Reading

The University of Alberta, Department of History and Classics, would like to share the following details of the Dressing Global Bodies Conference Call For Papers: Dressing Global Bodies: Clothing Cultures, Politics and Economies in Globalizing Eras, c. 1600s-1900s 7-9 July 2016, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada Co-Organized with the PasoldContinue Reading

On View September 27, 2013–February 2, 2014 At the Bard Graduate Center, New York, NY By Ann Marguerite Tartsinis, Curator of the Exhibition An American Style: Global Sources for New York Textile and Fashion Design, 1915-1928 examines the efforts of the American Museum of Natural History to educate and inspireContinue Reading