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The Resource The architecture of the museum : symbolic structures, urban contexts, edited by Michaela Giebelhausen

The architecture of the museum : symbolic structures, urban contexts, edited by Michaela Giebelhausen

Label
The architecture of the museum : symbolic structures, urban contexts
Title
The architecture of the museum
Title remainder
symbolic structures, urban contexts
Statement of responsibility
edited by Michaela Giebelhausen
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Giebelhausen, Michaela
Series statement
Critical perspectives in art history
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Museum architecture
  • Symbolism in architecture
Label
The architecture of the museum : symbolic structures, urban contexts, edited by Michaela Giebelhausen
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • List of illustrations
  • List of contributors
  • Introduction: the architecture of the museum - symbolic structures, urban contexts/
  • Michaela Giebelhausen
  • p. 1
  • 1.
  • Kunstkamera of Tsar Peter the Great (St Petersburg 1718-34): King Solomon's house or repository of the four continents?/
  • Debora J. Meijers
  • p. 17
  • 2.
  • wrong twigs for an eagle's nest? Architecture, nationalism and Sir Hugh Lane's scheme for a Gallery of Modern Art, Dublin, 1904-13/
  • Neil Sharp
  • p. 32
  • 3.
  • Exhibiting antipodean narratives: tracing the Perth museum site/
  • Hannah Lewi
  • p. 54
  • 4.
  • Symbolic capital: the Frankfurt museum boom of the 1980s/
  • Michaela Giebelhausen
  • p. 75
  • 5.
  • On the beach: art, tourism and the Tate St Ives/
  • Chris Stephens
  • p. 108
  • 6.
  • 'Passionless reformers': the museum and the city in utopia/
  • Nicole Pohl
  • p. 127
  • 7.
  • return of the Muses: Edinburgh as a Museion/
  • Volker M. Welter
  • p. 144
  • 8.
  • space of history: modern museums from Patrick Geddes to Le Corbusier/
  • Anthony Vidler
  • p. 160
  • 9.
  • Brasilia, a national capital without a national museum/
  • Valerie Fraser
  • p. 183
  • 10.
  • 'Where opposition disintegrate and grow complicated': the Maeght Foundation/
  • Jan Birksted
  • p. 206
  • Select bibliography.
  • p. 224
  • Index.
  • p. 241
Control code
ocm52749998
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xii, 249 p. ;
Isbn
9780719056109
Lccn
2003059332
Other physical details
ill. :
Label
The architecture of the museum : symbolic structures, urban contexts, edited by Michaela Giebelhausen
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • List of illustrations
  • List of contributors
  • Introduction: the architecture of the museum - symbolic structures, urban contexts/
  • Michaela Giebelhausen
  • p. 1
  • 1.
  • Kunstkamera of Tsar Peter the Great (St Petersburg 1718-34): King Solomon's house or repository of the four continents?/
  • Debora J. Meijers
  • p. 17
  • 2.
  • wrong twigs for an eagle's nest? Architecture, nationalism and Sir Hugh Lane's scheme for a Gallery of Modern Art, Dublin, 1904-13/
  • Neil Sharp
  • p. 32
  • 3.
  • Exhibiting antipodean narratives: tracing the Perth museum site/
  • Hannah Lewi
  • p. 54
  • 4.
  • Symbolic capital: the Frankfurt museum boom of the 1980s/
  • Michaela Giebelhausen
  • p. 75
  • 5.
  • On the beach: art, tourism and the Tate St Ives/
  • Chris Stephens
  • p. 108
  • 6.
  • 'Passionless reformers': the museum and the city in utopia/
  • Nicole Pohl
  • p. 127
  • 7.
  • return of the Muses: Edinburgh as a Museion/
  • Volker M. Welter
  • p. 144
  • 8.
  • space of history: modern museums from Patrick Geddes to Le Corbusier/
  • Anthony Vidler
  • p. 160
  • 9.
  • Brasilia, a national capital without a national museum/
  • Valerie Fraser
  • p. 183
  • 10.
  • 'Where opposition disintegrate and grow complicated': the Maeght Foundation/
  • Jan Birksted
  • p. 206
  • Select bibliography.
  • p. 224
  • Index.
  • p. 241
Control code
ocm52749998
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xii, 249 p. ;
Isbn
9780719056109
Lccn
2003059332
Other physical details
ill. :

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