Sunday, October 14, 2012

Caroline Rennolds Milbank to present "Confessions of an Autodidact: Highlights in Research from a Self-Taught Fashion Historian"


Caroline Rennolds Milbank has been involved with the history of fashion for more than 30 years. Beginning with her first job after college at Sotheby's she has worked as an auction house expert of couture clothing, an appraiser and as a curator of the costume components of art exhibitions at the Clark Art Institute, the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts and the Metropolitan Museum of Art. She has written articles, on-line articles, essays for museum catalogues, along with four books. Her focus is European and American women's attire during the 19th and 20th centuries.

On Friday, October 19th and Saturday, October 20th professionals from the fashion industry, libraries, archives, academic institutions, publishers, and museums will gather at LIM College for Fashion: Now & Then, a conference on the past, present, and future uses of fashion information that will consist of lectures and panel discussions.

Read more about the Fashion: Now & Then conference.



Registration is closed at this time. If you would like to be placed on the wait list, please contact Lisa Ryan at library@limcollege.edu

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