The Fashion Museum Bath

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Website: fashionmuseum.co.uk
Online collection: fashionmuseum.co.uk/collections
Address: The Fashion Museum, Assembly Rooms, Bennett Street, Bath BA1 2QH

There are more than 100 figures and over 100 fashion objects to view at the Fashion Museum, all arranged in a series of thematic displays. Menswear, womenswear, accessories and fashion photography are all on show, dating from 1600 to present day.

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Museum of Bags and Purses

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Website: tassenmuseum.nl
Online collection: tassenmuseum.nl/en/permanent-collection
Address: Herengracht 573, 1017 CD Amsterdam

A unique museum that shows the history of women’s bags in Western culture, from the 16th century to the present day.

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Museum of Design Zurich

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Website: museum-gestaltung.ch
Address:
 Museum of Design Zurich, 
Ausstellungsstr. 60
CH- 8005 Zurich

 / Poster Collection, Limmatstrasse 55, CH-8005 Zürich /Design and Graphics Collection, Förrlibuckstrasse 62, CH-8005 Zürich

The Museum of Design Zurich focuses on temporary exhibitions, but researchers can visit the Poster Graphic Design collections or have a guided tour on request.

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Musée de l’Impression sur Etoffes Mulhouse

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Website: musee-impression.com
Online collection (charges apply): imagomag.com
Address: Musée de l’Impression sur Etoffes, 14, rue Jean-Jacques Henner, BP 1468 – 68072 Mulhouse, France

The museum of printed textiles at Mulhouse catalogues the development of European printing from the designs brought back by merchants from Asia, especially from India in the 17th century, through the development of printing in Europe from artisan to industrial production through the 18th, 19th and 20th century.

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MoMu ModeMuseum

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Website: momu.be
Online collection: momu.be
Address: MoMu Mode Museum, Nationalestraat 28, B-2000 Antwerp

The MoMu-Fashion Museum has a collection of over 25.000 items: clothing, shoes, accessories, lace etc and these can be viewed online.

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MAK Study Collection: Glass, Metal, Ceramics

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Website: mak.at
Address: MAK, Austrian Museum of Applied Arts, Contemporary Art/Stubenring 5, 1010 Vienna

In its study collection of Glass, Metal and Ceramics MAK displays a selection of its numerous pieces of work in an arrangement that is specific to the material and technology of the objects and that correspond with the specialization of the director of each collection.

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MAD Museum of Arts and Design

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Website: madmuseum.org
Online collection: collections.madmuseum.org
Address: MAD Museum, New York, 2 Columbus Circle, New York, NY 10019

For nearly half a century, the MAD Museum of Arts & Design–formerly the American Craft Museum– has served as the U.S’s premier institution dedicated to the collection and exhibition of contemporary objects created in media such as clay, glass, wood, metal, and fibre.

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Les Arts Décoratifs – Fashion & Textiles

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Website: lesartsdecoratifs.fr
Address: 107 rue de Rivoli, 75001 Paris

The Musee de la Mode et du Textile first opened in 1905 in Paris and now has a major collection of fashion and textiles containing some 16,000 costumes, 35,000 fashion accessories, 30,000 pieces of textile. A total of over 81,000 works which trace the history of costume from the Regency period to the present-day and innovations in textiles since the 7th century.

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International Center of Photography

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Website: www.icp.org
Online collection: icp.org/collections
Address: 1133 Avenue of the Americas at 43rd Street, New York NY 10036

In addition to the temporary exhibitions the Permanent Collection at the International Center of Photography contains more than 100,000 photographs and an extensive selection is viewable online.

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MOTI, Museum of the Image

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Website: graphicdesignmuseum.nl
Address: Graphic Design Museum Breda, Boschstraat 22, 4811 GH Breda, Netherlands

The Graphic Design Museum, Breda opened in 2008 and is the first museum in the world that concentrates specifically on graphic design.

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