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Ashley Hayes

  • What I do, where I work

  • I am currently a graduate student pursuing my Master’s degree in Museum Education at Bank Street College of Education.

  • Folk Couture: Fashion and Folk Art

    Folk Couture: Fashion and Folk Art

    Review

    by Ashley Hayes Published April 16 2014

    When I think of folk art, I tend to think of the past – of handcrafted objects with a propensity towards kitsch and rural homeliness. However, upon visiting The American Museum of Folk Art’s Folk Couture: Fashion and Folk Art exhibit, I was...