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Visions of Beauty – exploring how fans, decorated with female subjects have reflected changing canons of female beauty Jacob Moss Thursday 28 November 2019

Jacob Moss is the Curator of the Fan Museum in Greenwich, our only museum dedicated solely to the history of fans and the craft behind their making. As curator, he is responsible for co-organising the temporary exhibitions programme and is currently working on a collection management project to be launched this year in collaboration with the Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum in New York.