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Museums and the future of collecting

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Published by Ashgate in Aldershot, Hampshire, Great Britain, Brookfield, Vt .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Museums -- Acquisitions -- Congresses.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Simon J. Knell.
    ContributionsKnell, Simon J.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsAM135 .M864 1999
    The Physical Object
    Pagination200 p. :
    Number of Pages200
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL383823M
    ISBN 100754600009
    LC Control Number98046336

    Where to start amid all these books of modern (and even some of pre-modern) art? You might consider first having a look at the books in the Internet Archive's Guggenheim collection about the Guggenheim itself: the handbook to its collection up through , for instance, or 's Masterpieces from the Guggenheim Collection: From Picasso to Pollock, or the following year's Guggenheim Museum A.   The museum, opening in the fall, is a project of the UAE's Vice President and Prime Minister Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum and his Dubai Future Foundation, which aims to help thoughtfully.

    Collecting the New is the first book on the questions and challenges that museums face in acquiring and preserving contemporary art. Because such art has not yet withstood the test of time, it defies the traditional understanding of the art museum as an institution that collects and displays works of long-established aesthetic and historical value.   Museums – and other institutions that represent our culture, heritage and art – are not excluded from this trend. They may in fact be at the very heart of it. I believe museums (and also archives, galleries, libraries, theatres, art centres, ) have a place in the 21st century.

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Museums and the Future of Collecting encourages museums to move away from the collecting of isolated tokens; to move beyond the collecting policy and to understand more clearly the intellectual function of what they do.

Here examples are given from Australia, Sweden, Canada, Spain, Britain and Croatia which provide this intellectual. Museums and the Future of Collecting book. Museums and the Future of Collecting. DOI link for Museums and the Future of Collecting. Museums and the Future of Collecting book. Edited By Simon J.

Knell. Edition 2nd Edition. First Published Author: Simon J. Knell. Museums and the Future of Collecting encourages museums to move away from the collecting of isolated tokens; to move beyond the collecting policy and to understand more clearly the intellectual function of what they do.5/5(1).

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Search below to view digital records and find material that you can access at our library and at the Shapell Center. Museums and the Future of Collecting 作者: Knell, Simon J. 编 出版社: Ashgate Pub Co 出版年: 页数: 定价: 元 装帧: Pap ISBN: 豆瓣评分. 3 Museums without collections: museum philosophy in West Africa Malcolm McLeod, Hunterian Museum and Art Gallery, University of Glasgow, Scotland 22 4 The future of collecting: lessons from the past Richard Dunn, Ragged School Museum.

London, England 30 5 The Ashmolean Museum: a case study of eighteenth-century collecting Patricia Kell, Parks. Future, the report of an inquiry carried out over the.

past 18months by the MA, with input from over. organisations and individuals. The inquiry investigates how museum and gallery. collections can best serve the needs of museum. users in the future. This book deals succinctly and thoughtfully with the problems of collecting contemporary objects in museums.

It aims to provide a working model for the future of contemporary collecting based on relevant debates and theories, and on past and current practices, and proposes answers to some of the many challenging questions raised.

A new report from, appropriately, the Center for the Future of Museums (CFM) — a project of the American Alliance of Museums (AAM) — identifies six trends that will shape the ways institutions do business, engage viewers, handle their collections, and renovate their Author: Benjamin Sutton.

Collecting the New is the first book on the questions and challenges that museums face in acquiring and preserving contemporary art. Because such art has not yet withstood the test of time, it defies the traditional understanding of the art museum as an institution that collects and displays works of long-established aesthetic and historical value.4/5(1).

What Digitization Will Do for the Future of Museums The Secretary discusses his new e-book about how the Smithsonian will digitize its collections and crowdsource its researchAuthor: Joseph Stromberg.

productive to assign value to museum entry, and pointed out that museum admission is largely in line with that of movies, clubs, and similar recreational activities. Digitized collection imagery has greatly expanded museums’ online presence and created new means to experience and research collections.

The availability of this imagery has alsoFile Size: 1MB. Maria Balshaw, director, Whitworth Art Gallery. Museums of the future should be places where people feel at ease – to encounter things they may not know as well as things they do.

They should be places to commingle and explore things in the company of : Guardian Staff. The book is an essential primer for emerging professionals, scholars, and practitioners interested in museums, design, community, meaning making, and the place of museums in the global cultural landscape.” Suzanne MacLeod is Professor of Museum Studies at the University of Leicester, UK.

For Love or Money: Confronting the State of Museum Salaries. £ This book is essential to the future of museums. Meta Knol, Director, Museum De Lakenhal. A series of MP seminars that will explore how museum practice will change in the future. Collections lie at the heart of museums, and provide a unique opportunity to engage, inform and inspire audiences in a way that can have a positive impact on society as a whole.

The latter is one of two Bay Area museums to open in the next few months: Snøhetta’s SFMOMA extension will open in the spring.

Across the Atlantic, Rem Koolhaas’s OMA has completed two private foundations in the last 12 months – Fondazione Prada in Milan and Garage Museum of Contemporary Art in Moscow – while.

Every museum collection is a collection of stories. These stories tell us something about who we are, what we consider important and valuable, what we thought, think and imagine.

What gives us joy, and what gives us sorrow. Museums and heritage institutions tell these stories through objects (material heritage) and intangible and living. to communities. The Future of Libraries and Museums in the st Century Planning Meet-ing, which took place July 7–8,in Washington, D.C., was convened by the National Academy of Sciences and supported by IMLS to bring together voices across and outside the library and museum fields to debate, discuss, and question the future of museums and.

In library and archival science, preservation is a set of activities aimed at prolonging the life of a record, book, or object while making as few changes as possible.

Preservation activities vary widely and may include monitoring the condition of items, maintaining the temperature and humidity in collection storage areas, writing a plan in case of emergencies, digitizing items, writing.With vivid examples from all around the world, this wonderful book puts museums — and the many artifacts lovingly stored there — on display in a whole new /5(5).Center for the Future of Museums Blog Lessons Learned from SARS (and Strikes) at the Ontario Science Center By Elizabeth Merritt.

Often the best way to foresee the future is to revisit the past. In March, professor Marjorie Schwarzer offered an overview of how US museums responded to three pandemics in the 20th .