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Christian Hernandez

Canadian Museum of Immigration
Halifax, NS, Canada
Christian Hernandez is a textile conservation graduate from the Fashion and Textile Studies program at the Fashion Institute of Technology in New York City. His main interests are in collections care, dress and textiles, social media, sustainability, and digital asset management.

He is currently a New Acquisitions Cataloger at the Canadian Museum of Immigration, e-Editor of AIC's Sustainability Committee, and posts daily on his Facebook group IHeartMuseums. 

He first began working with a private collection of historic clothing in 2006 and found his passion, which was caring for collections. He honed his skills at institutions such as the Textile Museum of Canada, the Calvin Klein Archives, the Brooklyn Children's Museum, and the Arts of Africa, Oceania and the Americas at the Metropolitan Museum of Art.