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Hardcover, 8.75 x 11.75 in. / 248 pgs / 211 color.

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The Art of Being a World Culture Museum

Futures and Lifeways of Ethnographic Museums in Contemporary Europe

Edited with text by Barbara Plankensteiner. Text by Wayne Modest, Wolfgang Thaler.

With a host of pressures and issues facing them, European ethnographic museums and museums of world cultures are, despite their 19th-century roots, uniquely timely, fully belonging to our present moment in the West.

The Art of Being a World Culture Museum sketches the variety of missions and practices that guide these museums today. Using 10 ethnographic museums in Europe as case studies, and featuring interviews with museum directors and photographs showing the sites, displays, work environments and dynamics of these museums, this book considers the legacy and future of the ethnographic museum in the 21st century. Museums discussed include the National Museum of World Cultures in the Netherlands; the National Museums of World Culture in Stockholm; the Museum of Archaelogy and Anthropology in Cambridge, UK; the Barcelona Enthnological and World Cultures Museum; the Linden-Museum Stuttgart; and the Royal Museum for Central Africa in Tervuren, Belgium.


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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
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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
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Pub Date: 10/20/2015
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Museum of the Future: Now What?

MUSEUM OF THE FUTURE: NOW WHAT?

Edited with introduction by Cristina Bechtler, Dora Imhof. Text by Chris Dercon, Hans Ulrich Obrist.

JRP|EDITIONS

ISBN: 9783037645697
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Pub Date: 10/19/2021
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Curating Digital Art

CURATING DIGITAL ART

Edited by Annet Dekker.

VALIZ

ISBN: 9789493246010
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Pub Date: 9/21/2021
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Art and Its Worlds: Exhibitions, Institutions and Art Becoming Public

ART AND ITS WORLDS: EXHIBITIONS, INSTITUTIONS AND ART BECOMING PUBLIC

Introduction by Charles Esche, Lucy Steeds, David Morris.

WALTHER KöNIG, KöLN/AFTERALL BOOKS

ISBN: 9783960989172
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Pub Date: 9/28/2021
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The Future of the Museum: 28 Dialogues

THE FUTURE OF THE MUSEUM: 28 DIALOGUES

By András Szántó.

HATJE CANTZ

ISBN: 9783775748278
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Pub Date: 1/12/2021
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Germano Celant: The Story of (MY) Exhibitions

GERMANO CELANT: THE STORY OF (MY) EXHIBITIONS

Edited with text by Germano Celant.

SILVANA EDITORIALE

ISBN: 9788836647668
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Pub Date: 8/10/2021
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Echoing Exhibition Views

ECHOING EXHIBITION VIEWS

ONOMATOPEE PROJECTS

ISBN: 9789493148239
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Pub Date: 1/12/2021
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Living Museums

LIVING MUSEUMS

By Donatien Grau.

HATJE CANTZ

ISBN: 9783775747530
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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
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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
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Pub Date: 11/10/2020
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