Tag Archives: Curation

Guest Curator: Ray McKenzie

By Ray McKenzie. We first came across Ray when he was running the store for the Museum of Craft and Design. Museum stores can be fun, but we’ve found that there’s often a razor-thin line between cool and contrived (all … Continue reading

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Serena Mitnik Miller of General Store

By Regina M. Connell. Think curator, and you think museum, or maybe gallery. You don’t think store, and yet that’s exactly what happens in stores…some stores, at least. But isn’t what goes on in a store just merchandising, a collection … Continue reading

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The craft of curation: Namita Wiggers

By Regina Connell. When we put out the call for nominations for great curators in this space, only one person received multiple nominations: Namita Wiggers of Portland’s Museum of Contemporary Craft. First off, we’ve always had a thing for Portland’s … Continue reading

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