Fishpond Gift Vouchers - Let them choose!

We won't be beaten by anyone. Guaranteed

Interpreting Art in Museums and Galleries
By

Rating
Product Details

Table of Contents

List of figures Preface Part I: Introductory mappings 1. What is art interpretation? Why interpret art? 2. The cultural cartography of the museum 3. Matters of interpretation: materiality, authority, chronology Part II: Interpretive practice today 4. Interpretive frames: historical figurative art 5. Interpretive frames: modern, contemporary and non-figurative art 6. Case studies: institutional approaches to historical art 7. Case studies: institutional approaches to contemporary art 8. Interpretive futures References

About the Author

Chris Whitehead teaches Museum, Gallery and Heritage Studies and runs the Art Museum and Gallery Studies postgraduate programme at the International Centre for Cultural and Heritage Studies, Newcastle University, UK. He has substantial experience of developing interpretive resources in museums and galleries and is the author of numerous books and articles in the field of museum studies.

Ask a Question About this Product More...
Write your question below:
How Fishpond Works
Fishpond works with suppliers all over the world to bring you a huge selection of products, really great prices, and delivery included on over 25 million products that we sell. We do our best every day to make Fishpond an awesome place for customers to shop and get what they want — all at the best prices online.
Webmasters, Bloggers & Website Owners
You can earn a 5% commission by selling Interpreting Art in Museums and Galleries on your website. It's easy to get started - we will give you example code. After you're set-up, your website can earn you money while you work, play or even sleep! You should start right now!
Authors / Publishers
Are you the Author or Publisher of a book? Or the manufacturer of one of the millions of products that we sell. You can improve sales and grow your revenue by submitting additional information on this title. The better the information we have about a product, the more we will sell!
Back to top