COURSE DEVELOPMENT for the RHODE ISLAND SCHOOL OF DESIGN x RISD MUSEUM
statement of purpose, course curriculum and syllubus
In an effort to optimize museum storage and engage in sustainable museum practices, the museum chose to deaccession garments from the Gilded Age which have deteriorated due to age and an inherent vice in the materiality of the products. This project allows students to experience the realities of museum storage first hand, and breathe new life into these garments.
CONCEPT, OBJECTIVES, AND GOALS OF THE PROJECT: