download process
Home / eBooks / Art

ebooks



Shopper Award

Publish

Merchants on tradebit get a free subdomain with their account - fully customizable
Sign up

Art : Museum Studies


With éclat: The Boston Athenæum And The Origin Of The Museum Of Fine Arts, Boston - Hina Hirayama

A detailed history of the Boston Athenæum’s historic role in the founding of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston Author: Hirayama, Hina Publisher: Boston Athenaeum Illustration: n Language: ENG Title: With Éclat: The Boston Athenĉum and th......

ePub format
apps only,
non-refundable!

Download
28.99 USD
XSeller keywords: united states, museum studies, art

Museums And The Construction Of Disciplines: Art And Archaeology In Nineteenth-century Britain - Christopher Whitehead

Museums and museum politics were important elements in the development of the disciplines of Archaeology and Art History in nineteenth-century Britain. Here Christopher Whitehead explores some of the key debates and events which led to the concept......

ePub format
apps only,
non-refundable!

Download
23.35 USD

Religious Objects In Museums: Private Lives And Public Duties - Crispin Paine

Religious Objects in Museums is the first book to examine how religious objects are transformed in museum, and examines the range of meanings that religious objects may bear - as scientific specimen, sacred icon, work of art, or historical record.......

ePub format
apps only,
non-refundable!

Download
32.35 USD

Museums In The Digital Age: Changing Meanings Of Place, Community, And Culture - Susana Smith Bautista

Museums in the Digital Age: Changing Meanings of Place, Community, and Culture first provides a theoretical framework of how the critical notions of place, community, and culture are changing in the digital age, respective to the field of museolog......

ePub format
apps only,
non-refundable!

Download
44.50 USD
XSeller keywords: museum studies, art

Fashion And Museums: Theory And Practice

Why is fashion "in fashion" in museums today? This timely volume brings together expert scholars and curators to examine the reasons behind fashion's popularity in the twenty-first century museum and the impact this has had on wider museum practi......

ePub format
apps only,
non-refundable!

Download
31.45 USD
XSeller keywords: fashion, costume, textile

Curationism: How Curating Took Over The Art World And Everything Else - David Balzer

Now that we 'curate' even lunch, what happens to the role of the connoisseur in contemporary culture? Author: Balzer, David Publisher: Coach House Books Illustration: N Language: ENG Title: Curationism: How Curating Took Over the Art World and Ev......

ePub format
apps only,
non-refundable!

Download
9.95 USD
XSeller keywords: theory, criticism, art

Writing Material Culture History

Writing Material Culture History examines the methodologies currently used in the historical study of material culture. Touching on archaeology, art history, literary studies and anthropology, the book provides history students with a fundamental ......

ePub format
apps only,
non-refundable!

Download
24.99 USD
XSeller keywords: design, general, history

The Curatorial: A Philosophy Of Curating

Stop curating! And think what curating is all about. This book starts from this simple premise: thinking the activity of curating. To do that, it distinguishes between 'curating' and 'the curatorial'. If 'curating' is a gamut of professional pract......

ePub format
apps only,
non-refundable!

Download
27.99 USD
XSeller keywords: theory, criticism, art

Artifacts And Allegiances: How Museums Put The Nation And The World On Display - Peggy Levitt

What can we learn about nationalism by looking at a country's cultural institutions? How do the history and culture of particular cities help explain how museums represent diversity? Artifacts and Allegiances takes us around the world to tell the ......

ePub format
apps only,
non-refundable!

Download
29.95 USD

The Curatorial: A Philosophy Of Curating

Stop curating! And think what curating is all about. This book starts from this simple premise: thinking the activity of curating. To do that, it distinguishes between 'curating' and 'the curatorial'. If 'curating' is a gamut of professional pract......

ePub format
apps only,
non-refundable!

Download
24.99 USD
XSeller keywords: criticism, art, aesthetics

The Dress Detective: A Practical Guide To Object-based Research In Fashion - , Alexandra Kim

The Dress Detective is the first practical guide to analyzing fashion objects, clearly demonstrating how their close analysis can enhance and enrich interdisciplinary research. This accessible book provides readers with the tools to uncover the hi......

ePub format
apps only,
non-refundable!

Download
27.99 USD
XSeller keywords: fashion, design, museum studies

About The Hearth: Perspectives On The Home, Hearth And Household In The Circumpolar North

Due to changing climates and demographics, questions of policy in the circumpolar north have focused attention on the very structures that people call home. Dwellings lie at the heart of many forms of negotiation. Based on years of in-depth resear......

ePub format
apps only,
non-refundable!

Download
34.95 USD
XSeller keywords: demography, cultural, anthropology

Fetishes And Monuments: Afro-brazilian Art And Culture In The 20th Century - Roger Sansi

One hundred years ago in Brazil the rituals of Candomblé were feared as sorcery and persecuted as crime. Its cult objects were fearsome fetishes. Nowadays, they are Afro-Brazilian cultural works of art, objects of museum display and public monumen......

ePub format
apps only,
non-refundable!

Download
29.95 USD

Browse Catalog

Art : Museum Studies