A Couple New Adventures – Winterthur Week 7

This week at Winterthur was a mix of classic responsibilities and new assignments. I realized I only three weeks left at Winterthur after this, and it’s crazy to think of how much I have seen and experienced during my time with the Curatorial and Registration Departments.

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Traversing the travertine

My first few weeks have flown by and the June Gloom has well and truly lifted from LA. Every task and event is an opportunity to explore the site more and the great weather adds an impressive backdrop. While encountering the different departments and places onsite (and constantly getting lost), I’ve tried to pick up as much information about the Getty’s creation and the events surrounding its origin.

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Hitting the Ground Running: Interviews, Transcripts, and International Exchange

After studying abroad in Cape Town, South Africa (!) in June, it has been go go go for me being back in the good ol’ Burg.

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Update #1 from Argentina: Getting to know my research subject

It’s been more difficult than expected to get the ball rolling on my research here in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Of course, it’s to be expected that sometimes sources may not be available, or individuals or groups may not be willing to collaborate, or the language barrier may cause some difficulties. None of those issues surprised me; what really surprised me was how much being in Argentina changed my perspective of my research subject, and inspired me to dive deeper into their story.

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