Art and the Archive: Fashion and Textile Archives

March 26, 2021, 90 minutes: 11am PT, 12pm MT, 1pm CT, 2pm ET USA

Register in advance: https://mica-edu.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJcvc-6rrjouH9F4qNoI5TrHhXRJqY-ljH5z

Learn  more about the series: https://www.mica.edu/libraries/decker-library/about/hours/art-and-the-archive/

MICA Decker Library is excited to announce their second Art and The Archive conversation: Fashion & Textile Archives, featuring Marvin-Alonzo Greer, Olivia Mueller, and Victoria Rose Pass.

This panel features three practitioners who approach fashion and textile archives from a variety of angles. Marvin-Alonzo Greer is a public historian and historical interpreter specializing in African American history, Olivia Mueller is the Archives Manager for the Gap Inc. Heritage and Design Archive and Victoria Rose Pass is an art and design historian whose research considers the history of fashion culture in the 20th century and focuses specifically on issues of gender and race.

Learn more about the speakers and the series: https://www.mica.edu/libraries/decker-library/about/hours/art-and-the-archive/

Art & The Archive, launched Fall 2020,  is a conversation series that explores the role of the archive in the production of art and culture. Featured speakers include writers, archivists, artists, and researchers who all engage with archives in meaningful ways. Attendees can expect a lively, expansive discussion of how archives unfold in our everyday lives.

This conversation is sponsored by Decker Library, in collaboration with the Art History Department.