Katie Kheriji-Watts

Michelle Millar Fisher : “What would it mean to plant and sow things outside our institutions ?”

Michelle Millar Fisher : “What would it mean to plant and sow things outside our institutions ?”

In this episode, host Katie Kheriji-Watts speaks with Michelle Millar Fisher, a Scotland-born design curator and co-founder of the grassroots collective Art + Museum Transparency. They talk about her experience working in the USA, her independent projects on the social histories of design for women, her outspokenness against unjust labor practices in museums, and her perspective on what cultural organisations should be focusing on during a global public health crisis. mentioned in this episode : Michelle Millar Fisherhttps://michellemillarfisher.com https://www.instagram.com/michellemillarfisherArt + Museum Transparencyhttps://twitter.com/AMTransparency Designing Motherhoodhttps://www.instagram.com/designingmotherhood  “Why are museums so plutocratic, and what can we do about it ?” : Andrea Fraser discusses how to radically reshape the power structures of museums today - Frieze https://frieze.com/article/why-are-museums-so-plutocratic-and-what-can-we-do-about-it  "I Will What I Want: Women, Design and Empowerment" (exhibition) https://michellemillarfisher.com/2017/04/10/i-will-what-i-want-women-design-and-empowerment-april-8-23Kimberly Drew's keynote talk at the American Alliance of Museums’ 2019 annual meeting https://www.aam-us.org/2019/05/28/aam2019-keynote-kimberly-drew POWarts Salary Surveyhttps://www.powarts.org/salarysurvey the 2015 union-lead staff protests at MoMA https://nymag.com/intelligencer/2015/06/moma-garden-party-drowned-out-by-staff-protest.htmlMamava pod for breastfeedinghttps://www.mamava.comPoints of Entry can be found online at :  http://www.pointsofentry.comhttps://www.instagram.com/pointsofentryif you enjoyed this episode, would you please consider subscribing, rating, or leaving a review ? it takes less than a minute and really makes a difference for independent productions like this one. thanks ! 

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