"The archive has always been a pledge, and like every pledge, a token of the future. To put it more trivially: what is no longer archived in the same way is no longer lived in the same way. Archivable meaning is also and in advance codetermined by the structure that archives" -- Archive Fever, A Freudian Impression, by Jacques Derrida
Pardon Our Dust....Come Inside!
We hope you will not object. We are proud to announce that Fall 2014 is going to bring the launch of some new and exciting things for
Between now and then you may experience some content changes, design oddities and a tech glitch or two on our site. Please forgive, as we promise it will be worth the wait.
In addition, we will be posting announcements about our ethical guidelines, new writers, the expansion of our mission(s), and editorial projects.
So come in, scroll down and take a spin though our International Decorative Arts + Exhibitions Guide and GO! Whether it's online or in the flesh, museums are one of our last bastions of civilization (not to mention one of the best chroniclers of its discontents).