Participant Info

First Name
Last Name
Bard Graduate Center
Website URL
textiles, fashion, costume, cultural heritage, conservation, preservation, historic preservation, synthetic materials, technology
Additional Contact Information
I am a seasoned speaker about fashion and textile history and historic preservation and conservation. I've been featured in Vogue, New York Times, Vice, and more

Personal Info

About Me

I am the Eric and Jane Nord Chief Conservator at the Cleveland Museum of Art and a PhD candidate in design history and material culture studies at Bard Graduate Center. Previously, I was the head of the fashion conservation laboratory at the Costume Institute, Metropolitan Museum of Art and the textile conservator and assistant curator of fashion at the Cooper-Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum.

Recent Publications
Media Coverage
Country Focus
North America, Italy, Great Britain
Expertise by Geography
North America, Western Europe
Expertise by Chronology
Ancient, Medieval, Pre-17th century, 17th century, 18th century, 19th century, Early Modern, Modern, 20th century, 21st century
Expertise by Topic
Art & Architectural History, Gender, Material Culture, Museums, Women