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Interview: Counter-Fashion and Alternative Dress with the Rational Dress Society

All images by Lara Kastner The Rational Dress Society is a collaborative art project founded by Maura Brewer and Abigail Glaum-Lathbury that produces a multi-use monogarment called JUMPSUIT as an alternative clothing option and way to directly combat the harmful practices of mass-market fashion companies. The piece’s design is ungendered, fits over 248 different sizes,… Read more »

Interview: Creating Engaging Accessibility Programs With Sandy Guttman

This month we talked with Sandy Guttman, Curatorial Assistant at the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden in Washington, D.C. about her role in bringing accessibility-based programs to the museum. In addition to co-founding the museum’s Accessibility Task Force, Sandy also spearheaded the implementation of verbal description and American Sign Language tours, produces transcripts for time-based… Read more »

Interview: FICTILIS on Curating Outside of the Traditional Institution

Museum of Capitalism Exterior Sign

Banner announces the Museum of Capitalism’s entrance on the waterfront side of the building in Oakland’s Jack London district For our Curatorial Stories edition, we reached out to two previous awardees to speak about the process behind their Emily Hall Tremaine Foundation exhibition and how it connects to their wider curatorial practice. For our first… Read more »

Artists, Curators Gather for Content Focus Group

On October 24, 2017 the Exhibitions on the Cusp team hosted a content focus group at Hunter College in New York City. Artists, curators, and arts industry professionals were invited to hear more about the publication and share what they’d like to read from a contemporary art publication. What resulted was a lively discussion on… Read more »