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Fashion Criticism in Museology -The Charles James Retrospective-
Choi, Kyung-Hee;
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 Abstract
This paper proposes a multi-disciplinary approach for fashion criticism in museology through an analysis of the 2014 Charles James`s retrospective. It includes the following elicitations. First, it explores a critical discussion of "dress museology" as well as "fashion museology" and the complexity of fashion in museums. Second, this paper reorganizes Fleming`s (1974) artifact study and Crane and Bovone`s (2006) critical theory for fashion criticism in museology by comparing "object-based" research with an "academic" approach. Third, it applies fashion criticism methodology as a case study to the aforementioned museum fashion exhibit, entitled . We can subsequently begin to reconsider concepts of art and fashion within present culture based on inclusive fashion criticism of aesthetic and cultural events.
 Keywords
Fashion;Criticism;Charles James;Dress museology;Fashion museology;
 Language
English
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