New Museum Theory and Practice An Introduction

ISBN-10: 1405105593
ISBN-13: 9781405105590
Edition: 2005 (Revised)
Authors: Janet Marstine
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Book details

List price: $54.95
Copyright year: 2005
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Incorporated
Publication date: 9/30/2005
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 346
Size: 6.25" wide x 9.00" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 1.100
Language: English

The 12 essays in this volume present a study of new museum theory and discuss how that theory can be put into practice. They cover a range of museums around the world as well as historic houses, cultural centres and commercial displays that use museum conventions.

Janet Marstine is an art historian who has taught at Bowdoin College and Central Washington University. She has curated several exhibitions and is now working on new approaches to student and faculty exhibitions.

List of Figures
Preface: How to Use this Book
Acknowledgements
Introduction
Defining New Museum Theory.
A Surveys and Groundwork
Editor's Introduction
The Architecture is the Museum
Questions for Discussion
Editor's Introduction
Feminist Curatorial Strategies and Practices Since the 1970s
Editor's Introduction
New Art, New Challenges: The Changing Face of Conservation in the Twenty-First Century
Questions for Discussion
B. Case Studies in Contemporary Practice
Editor's Introduction
How We Study History Museums: Or Cultural Studies At Monticello
Questions for Discussion
Editor's Introduction
Spectacle and Democracy: Experience Music Project as a Post-Museum
Questions for Discussion
Editor's Introduction
Revealing and Concealing: Museums, Objects, and the Transmission of Knowledge in Aboriginal Australia
Questions for Discussion
Editor's Introduction
Restructuring South African Museums: Reality and Rhetoric Within Cape Town
Looking to the Future: Theory into Practice.
Editor's Introduction
The Critical Museums Visitor
Questions for Discussion
Editor's Introduction
Visiting the Virtual Museum: Art and Experience Online
Questions for Discussion
Editor's Introduction
Reframing Studio Art Production and Critique
Questions for Discussion
Editor's Introduction
The University Museum and Gallery: A Site for Institutional Critique and a Focus of the Curriculum
Questions for Discussion
Editor's Introduction
Museum Archives as Resources from Scholarly Research and Institutional Identity
Questions for Discussion
Bibliography
Index

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