Jade Papa, MFA

Jade Papa, MFA

Curator of the Textile and Costume Collection, The Design Center and Adjunct Professor

The Design Center
4200 Henry Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19144

email Jade

Contact Jade about:

  • Clothing and textile history
  • Objects held by the Textile & Costume Collection
  • Research appointments in the Textile & Costume Collection
  • How to donate to the Collection


BA, Theatre Design & Technology, University of Northern Iowa
MFA, Costume Production, University of North Carolina

Professional Organizations

Costume Society of America
Association of Dress Historians
New Jersey Button Society