The Museum Companion

Understanding Western Art by Marcus Lodwick

Publisher: Harry N. Abrams

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The Guerrilla Girls' Bedside Companion to the History of Western Art “A leveling indictment of bigotry in the art world, the work of the Guerrilla Girls elevates cage-bar rattling to a fine art.” —Mark Dery, The New York Times Book Review Take a romp through the last two thousand years of Western Art with the Guerrilla Girls as your guides. A beautiful book featuring Van Eyck's complete oeuvre - the official companion book for the critically acclaimed exhibition in Ghent Flemish painter Jan Van Eyck (c. –) towered above his contemporaries. A companion to museum studies / edited by Sharon Macdonald. p. cm.—(Blackwell companions in cultural studies ; 12) His most recent book is A Museum on the Verge: A Socioeconomic History of the Detroit Institute of Arts, – (). His next book, tentatively. It considers what it means to think with things: how each material evokes particular actions and presents particular possibilities among/with/between young children. Exhibit and workshops are a collaborative partnership between the Quality Child Care Coordinating Committee, London Children’s Museum, and Western University.

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