From Tudor piss-pots to Botticellian nymphs, four curators reveal their favourite objects and what their job really entails.......Lucy Worsley, chief curator of Historic Royal Palaces

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What I Wear to Work: The Museum Curator Who Loves Club Monaco and Mixing Prints | Washingtonian

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'People think curating just means choosing nice things' – secrets of the museum curators

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"Using swans to chase away geese is an effective practice, experts said, because swans are larger and territorial and will live in non-native landscapes. They're also not afraid to compete with other animals for resources. Swans, like many creatures, will defend their territory vigorously, especially when their young are involved, said Steve Sullivan, senior curator of urban ecology for the Chicago Academy of Sciences and its Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum."

Petticoat, American ca. 1840–55 silk, cotton, wool... What I would give to just touch something that old. I missed my calling as a museum curator.~~~~~Ditto

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