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Art Apart: Art Institutions and Ideology Across England and North America

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From the Museum of Modern Art in New York to the Tate in London, this book examines the ways in which major international museums, galleries and arts-funding bodies address their roles in relation to wider cultural and political issues such as education, public accountability and avant-gardism. A series of case studies provide information about the origins and development of a selection of significant art institutions, and a critique of display and management within cultural organizations. It also sets out the major debates in this field, including the fundamental question as to what actually consititutes an institution.

Hardback book in very good condition. Has some minor shelf wear and one small dent on the front cover but is otherwise in top shape. Includes the occasional picture.

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Author(s):
Marcia Pointon
Condition:
Used: very good
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0719039177
ISBN-13:
9780719039171
Publisher:
Paper Tiger
Title:
Art Apart: Art Institutions and Ideology Across England and North America

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From the Museum of Modern Art in New York to the Tate in London, this book examines the ways in which major international museums, galleries and arts-funding bodies address their roles in relation to wider cultural and political issues such as education, public accountability and avant-gardism. A series of case studies provide information about the origins and development of a selection of significant art institutions, and a critique of display and management within cultural organizations. It also sets out the major debates in this field, including the fundamental question as to what actually consititutes an institution.

Hardback book in very good condition. Has some minor shelf wear and one small dent on the front cover but is otherwise in top shape. Includes the occasional picture.

Author(s):
Marcia Pointon
Condition:
Used: very good
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0719039177
ISBN-13:
9780719039171
Publisher:
Paper Tiger
Title:
Art Apart: Art Institutions and Ideology Across England and North America

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