Claire Robins's Curious Lessons in the Museum: The Pedagogic Potential of PDF

By Claire Robins

among fresh modern artwork and museological guides, there were rather few which direct awareness to the unique contributions that 20th and twenty-first century artists have made to gallery and museum interpretation practices. There are fewer nonetheless that recognize the pedagogic strength of interventionist works of art in galleries and museums. This e-book fills that hole and demonstrates how artists were making curious yet, none-the-less, necessary contributions to museum schooling and curation for your time. Claire Robins investigates extensive the phenomenon of artists' interventions in museums and examines their pedagogic implications. She additionally brings to mild and seeks to unravel the various contradictions surrounding artists' interventions, the place at the one hand modern artists were accused of alienating audiences and, at the different, seem to have performed an important position in orchestrating confident advancements to the way in which that studying is outlined and configured in museums. She examines the disruptive and parodic options that artists have hired, and argues for that they are often understood as a part of a movement to re-establish the museum as a discursive discussion board. This priceless e-book might be crucial analyzing for college kids and students of museum experiences, in addition to artwork and cultural studies.

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