Skip to main content

BOOK REVIEWS

Buy Article:

$18.00 plus tax (Refund Policy)

GENDER, SEXUALITY AND MUSEUMS: A ROUTLEDGE READER, AMY K. LEVIN (ED.) London and New York: Routledge (2010), 336 pp., ISBN: 0415554926, Paperback, $49.95

RE-PRESENTING DISABILITY: ACTIVISM AND AGENCY IN THE MUSEUM, RICHARD SANDELL, JOCELYN DODD AND ROSEMARIE GARLAND-THOMPSON (EDS) London and New York: Routledge (2010), 284 pp., Paperback, ISBN: 978-0-415-49473-1, $42.95

THE STORY OF IRISH MUSEUMS 1790-2000: CULTURE, IDENTITY AND EDUCATION, MARIE BOURKE Cork: Cork University Press (2011), ISBN: 978-1-8591-8475-2, 594 pp., Hardcover, US$59.00

'CURATING ARCHITECTURE', LOG, 20, CYNTHIA DAVIDSON (ED.) Fall (2010), 168 pp., ISSN: 1547-4690, $15.00

FRANKLIN FURNACE AND THE SPIRIT OF THE AVANT-GARDE: A HISTORY OF THE FUTURE, TONI SANT London: Intellect Books (2011), 184 pp., Paperback, ISBN: 978-1841503714, £24.95
No Reference information available - sign in for access.
No Citation information available - sign in for access.
No Supplementary Data.
No Data/Media
No Metrics

Document Type: Book Review

Affiliations: 1: University of Waterloo 2: OCAD University 3: Independent Critic 4: Stony Brook University

Publication date: 2012-12-05

More about this publication?
  • The Journal of Curatorial Studies is an international, peer-reviewed publication that explores the cultural functioning of curating and its relation to exhibitions, institutions, audiences, aesthetics and display culture. The journal takes a wide perspective in the inquiry into what constitutes "the curatorial." Curating has evolved considerably from the connoisseurship model of arranging objects to now encompass performative, virtual and interventionist strategies. While curating as a spatialized discourse of art objects remains important, the expanded cultural practice of curating not only produces exhibitions for audiences to view, but also plays a catalytic role in redefining aesthetic experience, framing cultural conditions in institutions and communities, and inquiring into constructions of knowledge and ideology.
  • Editorial Board
  • Information for Authors
  • Subscribe to this Title
  • Ingenta Connect is not responsible for the content or availability of external websites
  • Access Key
  • Free content
  • Partial Free content
  • New content
  • Open access content
  • Partial Open access content
  • Subscribed content
  • Partial Subscribed content
  • Free trial content
UA-1313315-26
Cookie Policy
X
Cookie Policy
Ingenta Connect website makes use of cookies so as to keep track of data that you have filled in. I am Happy with this Find out more