by Lea C. Lane, Curatorial Assistant, Decorative Arts & Design
A recently discovered notebook with a third of its contents missing and a ceramic umbrella stand held together with wire—these aren’t exactly the objects that immediately elicit a response of “that belongs in a museum!”
by Amy Dehan, Curator of Decorative Arts & Design
Recently, while working on a forthcoming project with ties to art deco and film, I was sifting through film stills from the late 1920s and early 30s.
by Megan Beckerich
Photography was first introduced to Japan in the 1840s, via the sole government-approved trading port in Nagasaki.