Visit to The Textile Museum

Like working for Facebook or the Food Network, museum employment has its perks when it comes to research. Last week, The Phillips Collection interns were privileged to a free tour of The Textile Museum, partnered with the George Washington University, in Foggy Bottom. And just as our visitors’ ideas of modern art are rewritten (in pencil) by the time they leave, my mental image of a textile has been flipped on its head.

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