- 2 October 2013
- 5:45 – 7:45 pm
- Seminar Room, Paul Mellon Centre
Glenn Adamson will be giving a paper entitled: 'Remaking a Museum: A Transatlantic View'
All are welcome. However, places are limited, so if you would like to come please contact our Events Co-ordinator, Ella Fleming at firstname.lastname@example.org
About the speaker
Glenn Adamson is a curator, writer, and historian based in New York. He has previously been Director of the Museum of Arts and Design; Head of Research at the Victoria and Albert Museum, London; and Curator at the Chipstone Foundation in Milwaukee. Adamson’s publications include Thinking Through Craft (2007); The Craft Reader (2010); Postmodernism: Style and Subversion (2011), accompanying the exhibition of that title at the V&A, co-curated with Jane Pavitt; The Invention of Craft (2013); Art in the Making (2016), co-authored with Julia Bryan-Wilson; and Fewer Better Things: The Hidden Wisdom of Objects (2018). His newest book is Craft: An American History, published by Bloomsbury.