Tag | curatorial studies

A Visit to the Archives of the Musee des Arts Decoratifs

This fall our fashion students, together with the professor Marco Pecorari (who also heads the new MA in Fashion Studies), visited the offsite archives of the Musée des Arts Décoratifs, a partner institution of Parsons Paris. The course called Curatorial Practices in Contemporary Fashion explores fashion curating from a museological perspective, investigating the history of fashion in museums, different types […]

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David Bowie Is . . . A Lesson in Curation

David Bowie is….? How does one museum exhibition attempt to answer this question about arguably the biggest persona in performance history? Victoria and Albert co-curators Victoria Broackes and Geoffrey Marsh of the Theater & Performance Department, were invited to Parsons Paris by Bridget O’Rourke, Director of Transcurricular Strategies, to discuss the curatorial process behind the […]

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