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Exhibition-ism : Museums and African art / Mary Nooter Roberts, Susan Vogel, in collaboration with Chris Müller.

By: Roberts, Mary Nooter
Contributor(s): Vogel, Susan Mullin | Müller, Chris | Museum for African Art (New York, N.Y.)
Language: English Publisher: New York : Museum for African Art, 1994.Description: 131p. : ill., photos. ; 22cm.ISBN: 0945802161
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Book Book British Museum
Africa Oceania and the Americas Open Shelves H85 [ROB-] (Browse shelf(Opens below)) 1 Available M30905
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Bibl.: p.124-127. - Published in conjunction with an exhibition of the same title organized and presented by the Museum for African Art, New York. - "With quotations from discussions with: Michael Brenson, James Clifford, John Conklin, Arthur Danto, Maureen Healy, Ivan Karp, Barbara Kirshenblatt-Gimblett and Maya Lin; and from participants in the Museum's symposium `Africa by design: designing a museum for the 21st century'..." - Contents: Forword - ten years of exhibitions / S. Vogel, M.N. Roberts, C. Müller; Exhibition-ism: the design approach / C. Müller; Museums and African art / M.N. Roberts; Does an object have a life? / M.N. Roberts; Outside/inside: the space of performance / M.N. Roberts; History of a museum, with theory / S. Vogel; Portrait of a museum in practice / S. Vogel.