Costume Collections Symposium Part Eight

Costume Collections: A Collaborative Model for Museums

A two-day symposium held in conjunction with the exhibitions American Woman: Fashioning a National Identity (on view at the Met May 5–August 15, 2010) and American High Style: Fashioning a National Collection (on view at the Brooklyn Museum May 7–August 1, 2010) examined the historic collection-sharing collaboration between the Brooklyn Museum and The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Recorded May 21–22, 2010

Part Eight of Eight

Shelley Fox
Donna Karan Professor of Fashion Design, Parsons The New School for Design

Timothy Long
Curator of Costumes, Chicago History Museum

Denita Sewell
Curator of Fashion Design, Phoenix Art Museum

Sharon S. Takeda
Senior Curator and Department Head, Costume and Textiles, Los Angeles County Musum of Art

Kohle Yohannan
Cultural Historian and Independent Curator

Introduced by Andrew Bolton, Curator, The Costume Institute, The Metropolitan Museum of Art

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