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Product Description: The world's most influential contemporary-art curator explores the history and practice of his craftHans Ulrich Obrist curated his first exhibit in his kitchen when he was twenty-three years old. Since then he has staged more than 250 shows internationally, many of them among the most influential exhibits of our age...read more
By Hans-Ulrich Obrist and Asad Raza (contributor)

Hardcover:

9780865478190 | Faber & Faber, November 4, 2014, cover price $23.00 | About this edition: Hans Ulrich Obrist curated his first exhibit in his kitchen when he was twenty-three years old.
9781846144011 | Gardners Books, March 27, 2014, cover price $28.35 | About this edition: Drawing on his own experiences and inspirations - from staging his first exhibition in his tiny Zurich kitchen in 1986 to encounters and conversations with artists, exhibition makers and thinkers alive and dead - Hans Ulrich Obrist's Ways of Curating looks to inspire all those engaged in the creation of culture.

Paperback:

9780374535698 | Farrar Straus & Giroux, March 15, 2016, cover price $15.00 | also contains Ways of Curating | About this edition: The world's most influential contemporary-art curator explores the history and practice of his craftHans Ulrich Obrist curated his first exhibit in his kitchen when he was twenty-three years old.
9780415002332, titled "A Lexicon of Psychology, Psychiatry and Psychoanalysis" | Routledge, December 1, 1988, cover price $21.50 | also contains A Lexicon of Psychology, Psychiatry and Psychoanalysis, Ways of Curating

Product Description: Where, how, by whom and for what were the first museums of contemporary art created? These are the key questions addressed by J. Pedro Lorente in this new book. In it he explores the concept and history of museums of contemporary art, and the shifting ways in which they have been imagined and presented...read more

Hardcover:

9781409405863 | Ashgate Pub Co, May 1, 2011, cover price $149.95 | About this edition: Where, how, by whom and for what were the first museums of contemporary art created?

Paperback:

9781472484994 | Reprint edition (Ashgate Pub Co, April 30, 2016), cover price $49.95 | About this edition: Where, how, by whom and for what were the first museums of contemporary art created?

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Product Description: Post-Critical Museology considers what the role of the public and the experience of audiences means to the everyday work of the art museum. It does this from the perspectives of the art museum itself as well as from the visitors it seeks...read more

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9780415606004, titled "Post-Critical Museology: Theory and Practice in the Art Museum" | Routledge, December 4, 2012, cover price $130.00 | About this edition: Post-Critical Museology considers what the role of the public and the experience of audiences means to the everyday work of the art museum.

Paperback:

9780415606011, titled "Post-Critical Museology: Theory and Practice in the Art Museum" | Routledge, December 4, 2012, cover price $49.95 | About this edition: Post-Critical Museology considers what the role of the public and the experience of audiences means to the everyday work of the art museum.

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Product Description: Art museums have emerged in recent decades as the most vibrant and popular of all cultural institutions. Though art museums have never been more popular, their direction and values are now being contested as never before—both in the media and in the art world itself...read more

Hardcover:

9780520247673 | 1 edition (Univ of California Pr, January 2, 2008), cover price $85.00 | About this edition: Art museums have emerged in recent decades as the most vibrant and popular of all cultural institutions.

Paperback:

9780520251267 | 1 edition (Univ of California Pr, January 2, 2008), cover price $38.95 | About this edition: Art museums have emerged in recent decades as the most vibrant and popular of all cultural institutions.

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Product Description: All over the world, contemporary art is moving into traditional museums, its institutionalization an ongoing proposition with swiftly evolving practices. And more than ever before, the art of the moment is being made and collected internationally...read more

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9783775719339 | Hatje Cantz Pub, July 1, 2007, cover price $40.00 | About this edition: All over the world, contemporary art is moving into traditional museums, its institutionalization an ongoing proposition with swiftly evolving practices.

Bringing the reader the very best of modern scholarship from the heritage community, this comprehensive reader outlines and explains the many diverse issues that have been identified and brought to the fore in the field of heritage, museums and galleries over the past couple of decades. The volume is divided into four parts: presents overviews and useful starting points for critical reflection focuses more specifically on selected issues of significance, looking particularly at the museum's role and responsibilities in the postmodern and postcolonial world concentrates on issues related to cultural heritage and tourism dedicated to public participation in heritage, museum and gallery processes and activities. The book provides an ideal starting point for those coming to the study of museums and galleries for the first time.
By Gerard Corsane (editor)

Hardcover:

9780415289450 | Routledge, February 1, 2005, cover price $150.00

Paperback:

9780415289467 | Routledge, February 1, 2005, cover price $51.95 | About this edition: Bringing the reader the very best of modern scholarship from the heritage community, this comprehensive reader outlines and explains the many diverse issues that have been identified and brought to the fore in the field of heritage, museums and galleries over the past couple of decades.

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Product Description: Few public venues exist for the contemplation of curatorial research and development in Canada, and there are even fewer forums for reflection by Canadian curators within an international context. The Edge of Everything is the result of a book project designed by Catherine Thomas to provide such a space for curators...read more
By Catherine Thomas (editor)

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9780920159927 | Banff Centre Pr, October 1, 2002, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: Few public venues exist for the contemplation of curatorial research and development in Canada, and there are even fewer forums for reflection by Canadian curators within an international context.

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Product Description: The art museum has changed shape. Its bricks have been flattened on paper, celluloid, and plastic and diffused into virtual spaces. The relationship between flesh and environment has been irrevocably changed as people no longer have to attend the architectural structure of the art museum to know the art museum...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780820451664 | Peter Lang Pub Inc, July 1, 2001, cover price $34.95 | About this edition: The art museum has changed shape.

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As a family wanders through an art museum, they see examples of various art styles from primitive through twentieth-century pop art

Prebinding:

9780833548542 | Turtleback Books, October 1, 1999, cover price $15.70 | About this edition: As a family wanders through an art museum, they see examples of various art styles from primitive through twentieth-century pop art

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Product Description: In an age where culture is consumed by a wider public than ever before, galleries and museums are no longer just repositories. They are sites of experience where the mind is often engaged as much as the eye. This work is an account of the changing attitudes to the way art is presented in the modern museum of art...read more

Hardcover:

9780500550298 | Thames & Hudson, April 1, 1997, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: In an age where culture is consumed by a wider public than ever before, galleries and museums are no longer just repositories.

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Product Description: On the Museum's Ruins presents Douglas Crimp's criticism of contemporary art, its institutions, and its politics alongside photographic works by the artist Louise Lawler to create a collaborative project that is itself an example of postmodern practice at its most provocative...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Douglas Crimp and Louise Lawler (photographer)

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9780262032094 | Mit Pr, October 1, 1993, cover price $42.00 | About this edition: With photographs by Louise Lawler On the Museum's Ruins presents Douglas Crimp's criticism of contemporary art, its institutions, and its politics alongside photographic works by the artist Louise Lawler to create a collaborative project that is itself an example of postmodern practice at its most provocative.

Paperback:

9780262531269 | Mit Pr, March 27, 1995, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: On the Museum's Ruins presents Douglas Crimp's criticism of contemporary art, its institutions, and its politics alongside photographic works by the artist Louise Lawler to create a collaborative project that is itself an example of postmodern practice at its most provocative.

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As a family wanders through an art museum, they see examples of various art styles from primitive through twentieth-century pop art

Paperback:

9780140548204 | Reprint edition (Puffin, February 1, 1990), cover price $6.99 | About this edition: As a family wanders through an art museum, they see examples of various art styles from primitive through twentieth-century pop art

School and Library:

9780525442332 | Dutton Childrens Books, September 1, 1986, cover price $14.99 | About this edition: As a family wanders through an art museum, they see examples of various art styles from primitive through twentieth-century pop art

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Product Description: Book by Antonino. Giorgio Faggin. Roberto Salvin

Hardcover:

9780831757007 | Gallery Books, November 1, 1988, cover price $24.98 | About this edition: Book by Antonino.

Introduces portraits, sculptures, abstract art, and other aspects of art by examining the kinds of exhibits found in art museums
By Patricia Campau (illustrator) and Virginia Levy

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9780810923805 | Harry N Abrams Inc, April 1, 1988, cover price $10.95 | About this edition: Introduces portraits, sculptures, abstract art, and other aspects of art by examining the kinds of exhibits found in art museums

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Describes the most important art museums from Afghanistan to Zaire and includes information about each institution's history address, and permanent collections (view table of contents)

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9780313213229 | Greenwood Pub Group, March 1, 1987, cover price $105.00 | About this edition: Describes the most important art museums from Afghanistan to Zaire and includes information about each institution's history address, and permanent collections

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Tells how to plan a museum visit, gives advice on appreciating paintings, sculptures, and museum buildings themselves, and discusses special shows, permanent collections, and different types of museums

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9780810922976 | Harry N Abrams Inc, October 1, 1985, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: Tells how to plan a museum visit, gives advice on appreciating paintings, sculptures, and museum buildings themselves, and discusses special shows, permanent collections, and different types of museums

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Essays examining the nature of art and art museums are accompanied by an analysis of the works of American, Spanish, Japanese, and Chinese artists

Hardcover:

9780807610640 | George Braziller, April 1, 1983, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: Essays examining the nature of art and art museums are accompanied by an analysis of the works of American, Spanish, Japanese, and Chinese artists

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By Sherman E. Lee (editor)

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9780139362781 | Amer Assembly, September 1, 1975, cover price $2.95

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