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Conservation: MFA Highlights

Text by Richard Newman.

Though conservation plays a decisive role in the public's experience of artworks in museums, visitors are often unaware of what it takes to keep them vibrant, intact and in some cases existent, and until now there has never been a comprehensive, accessible volume that explains this science to the layperson. Here, the respected conservation scholar Richard Newman recounts tales of uncovered forgeries and unknown masterpieces from more than 130 years of MFA history--tales of important works rescued from neglect and abuse, and of new insights that have helped us understand how artists and craftspeople throughout history worked, lived and created the masterpieces we now see on display. Covering objects from all periods, media and genres--ancient to contemporary, painting to furniture, Eastern to Western--this latest volume in the MFA Highlights series invites readers to share a backstage look at the restoration, study and even discovery of some of the world's most remarkable artworks.
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Owning Art: The Contemporary Art Collector's Handbook

OWNING ART: THE CONTEMPORARY ART COLLECTOR'S HANDBOOK

By Louisa Buck, Judith Greer.

CULTURESHOCK MEDIA

ISBN: 9780954699918
USD $30.00
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Pub Date: 4/1/2007
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FORTHCOMING AND NEW: CRITICISM AND THEORY

Take Me (I'm Yours)

TAKE ME (I'M YOURS)

MOUSSE PUBLISHING

ISBN: 9788867493104
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Pub Date: 7/23/2019
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The Curator's Egg

THE CURATOR'S EGG

Text by Karsten Schubert.

RIDINGHOUSE

ISBN: 9781905464203
USD $35.00
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Pub Date: 2/1/2009
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History Rising

HISTORY RISING

Edited by Marjolijn Dijkman, Jes Fernie. Text by Jonathan Watkins, Krzystof Fijalkowski, Jes Ferni.

ONOMATOPEE

ISBN: 9789491677304
USD $19.95
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Pub Date: 10/20/2015
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Art Is Therapy

ART IS THERAPY

Text by Alain de Botton, John Armstrong.

NAI010 PUBLISHERS/RIJKSMUSEUM

ISBN: 9789491714382
USD $25.00
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Pub Date: 4/25/2017
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Echoing Exhibition Views

ECHOING EXHIBITION VIEWS

ONOMATOPEE PROJECTS

ISBN: 9789493148239
USD $18.00
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Pub Date: 9/1/2020
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Living Museums

LIVING MUSEUMS

By Donatien Grau.

HATJE CANTZ

ISBN: 9783775747530
USD $22.00
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Pub Date: 10/20/2020
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Site Read: Seven Curators on Their Landmark Exhibitions

SITE READ: SEVEN CURATORS ON THEIR LANDMARK EXHIBITIONS

MOUSSE PUBLISHING

ISBN: 9788867493937
USD $20.00
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Pub Date: 8/25/2020
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The Metabolic Museum

THE METABOLIC MUSEUM

By Clémentine Deliss.

HATJE CANTZ/KW INSTITUTE FOR CONTEMPORARY ART

ISBN: 9783775747806
USD $22.00
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Pub Date: 10/20/2020
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Abbas to Yuki

ABBAS TO YUKI

Edited by Anthony Huberman.

MOUSSE PUBLISHING

ISBN: 9788867494002
USD $30.00
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Pub Date: 4/21/2020
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Museums at the Post-Digital Turn

MUSEUMS AT THE POST-DIGITAL TURN

MOUSSE PUBLISHING

ISBN: 9788867493524
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Pub Date: 9/17/2019
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Among Others: Blackness at MoMA

AMONG OTHERS: BLACKNESS AT MOMA

Edited with text by Darby English, Charlotte Barat. Text by Mabel O. Wilson, et al.

THE MUSEUM OF MODERN ART

ISBN: 9781633450349
USD $65.00
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Pub Date: 8/20/2019
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Practising Art Internationally

PRACTISING ART INTERNATIONALLY

VALIZ/CASCO

ISBN: 9789492095619
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Pub Date: 1/1/2021
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