My innovative work as a museum professional over several decades has encompassed science, engineering, medicine, art and design museums and has been effected in a range of creative, curatorial and strategic leadership roles. Many of my research and exhibition projects have investigated and reflected on museum practice itself, and on the history of collections. Through museums and museum practice, research activities can extend both out of and into material culture — and range across all fields of human endeavour. I have worked with museums in the UK, the USA, Denmark and Canada.

Museums

The Wilds and The Deep

The Wilds and The Deep, Battery Maritime Ferry Terminal with Creative Time (New York, with Lyne Lapointe, 1990)   At the bottom tip of Manhattan, this large-scale site project explored the origins of museums in colonial practice. Next
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Eat Me / Drink Me / Love Me

Eat Me / Drink Me / Love Me:  The New Museum (New York, with Lyne Lapointe, 1989)   Invited in 1987 by curator Bill Olander to create a work for The New Museum, we devised a project about
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