Design Historian

Catalogue Essay: "Body Doubles:  A History of the Mannequin"

Upcoming exhibition "Ralph Pucci: The Art of the Mannequin

Museum of Arts and Design, New York, April 2015

Mannequin Studio, Harris and Sheldon, Birmingham, ca. 1910  Courtesy  Harris and Sheldon  archive

Mannequin Studio, Harris and Sheldon, Birmingham, ca. 1910

Courtesy Harris and Sheldon archive

Article: “A Show-Place for Visitors”: Merchandise Display in the Early American Department Store

Ephemera Society of America Newsletter, January 2015

Case for A. Abrams Hat Company, C.F. Biele Trade Catalogue, 1882-84.     Courtesy  Hagley Museum and Library  (92.246)

Case for A. Abrams Hat Company, C.F. Biele Trade Catalogue, 1882-84. 

Courtesy Hagley Museum and Library (92.246)

 

Review: Konstantin Grcic

Talking Interiors Lecture Series, Royal College of Art, London

February 2014

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Installation View, " Panorama"  by Konstantin Grcic  Courtesy  Vitra Design Museum , 2014

Installation View, "Panorama" by Konstantin Grcic

Courtesy Vitra Design Museum, 2014

Betel Box and Cover , Riau Islands, 19th Century  Victoria & Albert Museum ( IS.268&A-1950)

Betel Box and Cover, Riau Islands, 19th Century

Victoria & Albert Museum (IS.268&A-1950)

Pink Nude Woman , 1989  by Viola Frey  Yale University Art Gallery ( 2006.52.59)

Pink Nude Woman, 1989

by Viola Frey

Yale University Art Gallery (2006.52.59)

Catalogue Entries and Designer Biographies: Mid-Century Modern Design

A Modern World: American Design from the Yale University Art Gallery, 1920−1950

Yale University Press, December 2011

Rug , ca. 1928  Manufactured by Bigelow-Hartford Carpet Company  Yale University Art Gallery (2012.124.15)

Rug, ca. 1928

Manufactured by Bigelow-Hartford Carpet Company

Yale University Art Gallery (2012.124.15)