TOMORROW: Join us at our first lecture "Conscious Collecting for the 21st Century" by Elizabeth Chase as part of this year's DESIGN+DISCOURSE lecture series at the Textile Museum @gwmuseum from 12:00-1:00pm. Elizabeth Chase will discuss her research on current associations between design and collecting and what it means to consume and collect for modern society. We look forward to seeing you there! #dadh#designhistory#designanddiscourse @corcoran_gw @chase_elizabethw @smithsonianassociates #smithsonian#gwu#design
Join us on October 12th with @monicabhide & @smithsonian for an evening of all things culinary + India! @monicabhide will be signing her book, ‘Karma and the Art of Butter Chicken’ and the Indique team will be providing dinner 🥘 🥘 .
DADH professor Erin Kuykendall's 'Historic House Museum' class discussing research and methods for interpreting objects and interiors of house museums. Here students discuss the drawing room of Tudor Place including furniture that belonged to Britannia Kennon in the early 20th century. Photo courtesy of Tudor Place Archive. #dadh#designhistory#objects#museums#historic#interiors#gwcorcoran#gradschool
What's the best part of speaking @smithsonian (other than speaking at the Smithsonian)? Finding your best friend from summer camp @planetarowhon, whom you've not seen since you were 15. And signing The World Broke in Two for him. Thanks, Jon Dishell! On to @powellsbooks Friday at 730 pm. Old -- and new -- friends welcome.