Paperweight Radio: Collections (S2, Ep1)

Wildgoose Memorial Library

We are delighted to announce that Paperweight Radio: Explorations in Visual and Material Culture returned to Resonance 104.4FM on Thursday 19 June, 3.30pm (GMT) for a second series.

The first episode, themed Collections, featured Goldmiths’ Curator of Art and Textile Collections Jenny Doussan, material culture specialists and historians Leonie Hannan and Kate Smith from University College London’s 100 Hours Project, Museum of Domestic Design & Architecture‘s Head of Museum Collections Zoë Hendon and the artist and writer Jane Wildgoose, keeper of the Wildgoose Memorial Library.

Images under discussion were live broadcast on the Paperweight Tumblr and the show was live tweeted through #paperweightradio.

Research File

Roelof Bakker and Jane Wildgoose, Strong Room, Negative Press, 2014.

Fiona Candlin, Art, Museums and Touch (Rethinking Art’s Histories), University of Manchester Press, 2010.

Sandra Dudley, Museum Materialities: Objects, Engagements, Interpretations, Routledge, 2013.

Dennis Duncan, ‘Jane Wildgoose: A Visit to the Archive‘, Material Texts Network @ Birkbeck, University of London, 9 May 2014.

Viv Golding and Wayne Modest, Museums and Communities: Curators, Collections and Collaboration, Bloomsbury, 2013.

Goldsmiths Textile Collection and Constance Howard Gallery.

KALEID 2014 London — Artists Book Festival, The Art Academy, Mermaid Court, 165A Borough High Street, London, SE1 1HR, 19 July 2014, 11am-8pm.

Charles Merryweather,The Archive: Documents of Contemporary Art, Whitechapel Art Gallery, 2006.

Museum of Domestic Design & Architecture.

Danielle Olsen, and Hildi Hawkins,The Phantom Museum: And Henry Wellcome’s collection of medical curiosities: Henry Wellcome’s Medical Mysteries Profile Books, 2003.

Orhan Pamuk,The Innocence of Objects, Abrams, 2012.

University College London’s 100 Hours Project.

Gregory Whitehead, ‘On One Lost Hair‘, Cabinet Magazine: The Sea, Issue 16, Winter 2004/05.

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