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Making Museums Matter

Pub Date : 2012-01-11 | Author : Stephen Weil | Publisher : Smithsonian Institution

ISBN 10 : 9781588343574
ISBN 13 : 158834357X

In this volume of 29 essays, Weil's overarching concern is that museums be able to “earn their keep”—that they make themselves matter—in an environment of potentially shrin..


Making Museums Matter

Pub Date : 2002 | Author : Stephen E. Weil | Publisher : Smithsonian Inst Pr

ISBN 10 : 1588340252
ISBN 13 : 9781588340252

Stephen E. Weil has long been considered one of the museum community's most insightful (and frequently wittiest) commentators. In this volume of twenty-nine recent essays, his over..


Making Museums Matter

Pub Date : 2002-02-17 | Author : Stephen Weil | Publisher : Smithsonian

ISBN 10 : 1588340007
ISBN 13 : 9781588340009

Stephen E. Weil has long been considered one of the museum community's most insightful (and frequently wittiest) commentators. In this volume of 29 essays, his overarching concern ..



Rethinking The Museum And Other Meditations

Pub Date : 2014-12-17 | Author : Stephen E. Weil | Publisher : Smithsonian Institution

ISBN 10 : 9781935623663
ISBN 13 : 1935623664

In these 19 insightful and frequently witty meditations, Stephen E. Weil examines the purposes and functions of the museum in the late 20th century, proposing museums make encounte..


Museums In A Troubled World

Pub Date : 2009-05-12 | Author : Robert R. Janes | Publisher : Routledge

ISBN 10 : 9781134041688
ISBN 13 : 1134041683

Are Museums Irrelevant? Museums are rarely acknowledged in the global discussion of climate change, environmental degradation, the inevitability of depleted fossil fuels, and the m..


Exhibiting Cultures

Pub Date : 2012-01-11 | Author : Ivan Karp | Publisher : Smithsonian Institution

ISBN 10 : 9781588343697
ISBN 13 : 1588343693

Debating the practices of museums, galleries, and festivals, Exhibiting Cultures probes the often politically charged relationships among aesthetics, contexts, and implicit assumpt..