This blog will comprise a collection of ephemera, mess and miscellaneous artifacts reflecting on the writer's life.

Thursday, February 23, 2006

collecting for the future

This is a really interesting read.
I loved it when I noticed that Dorset County Museum included in its collections some Tupperware boxes and a Pirex jug.
Here are some more thoughts about future collections and their uses.
When does an ipod nano become a museum artefact?
I am also interested in some inside information - apparently there is a lot of coal in the storage spaces at the Rotherham Museum in Clifton Park.
What could one do with coal?
Go here ofcourse, for more information.
Here is some great future fashion (my favourite topic).

Go here for some more of her work.

1 comment:

Joolz said...

I like the look of that museums book. The picture on the front is FABULOUS.