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Public Culture (2005) 17 (1): 27–54.
Published: 01 January 2005
...Kaylin Goldstein © 2005 by Duke University Press 2005 Kaylin Goldstein is a postdoctoral associate in Judaic and interdisciplinary studies at the University of Miami. She is working on a book manuscript entitled “On Display: The Politics of Museums in Israeli Society.” Anderson...
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Public Culture (2000) 12 (3): 787–791.
Published: 01 September 2000
...Loren Kruger PC 12.3-10 Artworks 11/16/00 5:23 PM Page 787 artworks art•works, n., pl.: brief reports on innovative critical cultural work within and outside established institutions <new kinds of museums...
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Public Culture (2014) 26 (3 (74)): 393–418.
Published: 01 September 2014
.... The article explores what kinds of talk emerged in these encounters, illuminating possibilities for and challenges to participatory political culture in public spaces in and beyond the museum. 11 The piece used over two hundred interpreters. The teenagers were mostly first-year college students...
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Public Culture (2021) 33 (1 (93)): 115–128.
Published: 01 January 2021
...Arjun Appadurai Abstract The primary argument of this essay is that the modern Western museum form is a critical site in which to understand the five centuries in which Europe dominated much of the rest of the world. In this imperial epoch, the world was shrunk to the museum and the museum was...
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Published: 01 January 2014
Figure 2 A full house at the second Palo Alto Repair Café hosted by the Museum of American Heritage in Palo Alto, California, on February 24, 2013. Photograph by Peter Mui Figure 2. A full house at the second Palo Alto Repair Café hosted by the Museum of American Heritage in Palo Alto More
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Published: 01 January 2015
Figure 1 Norbert Wiener in class at MIT. Courtesy MIT Museum Figure 1. Norbert Wiener in class at MIT. Courtesy MIT Museum More
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Published: 01 September 2014
Figure 5 Architectural drawing of the seaside Carpet Museum. Courtesy of Wolfgang Beyer Images. © beyer.co.at Figure 5. Architectural drawing of the seaside Carpet Museum. Courtesy of Wolfgang Beyer Images. © beyer.co.at More
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Public Culture (1989) 1 (2): 84–85.
Published: 01 May 1989
...Stephen Inglis Copyright © 1989 by the Project For Transnational Cultural Studies 1989 Post-Colonial Museums: Dead or Alive? Stephen Inglis Reflections on the "Workshop on Museums," October 20-21, 1986, Madras Mu- seum, Madras, India. A group of Lambadi (a nomadic...
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Public Culture (2009) 21 (3): 539–549.
Published: 01 September 2009
... unrealized) Cultural Revolution Museum, I argue that these films manifest an intriguing tension between the traumatic past and the oblivious present, between the intimate confidentiality of interviews and their address of a larger public sphere, and between the courtroom-like “objectivity” of their...
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Public Culture (2020) 32 (1): 215–245.
Published: 01 January 2020
... memories of contemporary digital cultures from receding into oblivion? This essay answers this question by looking at one of the institutions in which the problems associated with digital fragility are most especially felt, the Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), and by exploring the ontological displacements...
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Public Culture (2012) 24 (1 (66)): 55–84.
Published: 01 January 2012
...Fred Turner In 1955 the Museum of Modern Art in New York opened one of the most popular photography exhibitions of all time: The Family of Man . Visitors marveled at images hung over their heads, mounted by their feet, and dangling in midair. This essay shows how The Family of Man and its mode of...
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Public Culture (2015) 27 (1 (75)): 21–52.
Published: 01 January 2015
...Sharon Marcus How have social media changed celebrity and fandom? Using the case study of Marina Abramović, whose 2010 live performance at the Museum of Modern Art catapulted her into celebrity, “Celebrity 2.0” presents four theses about celebrity in order to identify which features of modern...
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Public Culture (2014) 26 (1 (72)): 51–77.
Published: 01 January 2014
...Figure 2 A full house at the second Palo Alto Repair Café hosted by the Museum of American Heritage in Palo Alto, California, on February 24, 2013. Photograph by Peter Mui Figure 2. A full house at the second Palo Alto Repair Café hosted by the Museum of American Heritage in Palo Alto...
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Public Culture (2014) 26 (3 (74)): 419–448.
Published: 01 September 2014
... might expect members of the post-Soviet Russian intelligentsia to unanimously back the accused artists and thus to adhere to semiotic ideologies similar to those of their Euro-American counterparts confronting, for example, the Brooklyn Museum’s Sensation exhibit or the controversy around Andres...
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Published: 01 January 2017
Figure 9 Walter Gropius, diagram from “Houses, Walk-Ups, or High Rise Apartment Blocks?” (1955 [1931]) Harvard Art Museums/Busch-Reisinger Museum, gift of Walter Gropius Figure 9. Walter Gropius, diagram from “Houses, Walk-Ups, or High Rise Apartment Blocks?” (1955 [1931]) Harvard Art Museums More
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Published: 01 May 2021
figure 1 Crown Mines in the 1930s. Copyright Aircraft Operating Co. of Africa (Pty.). Image courtesy of Museum Africa. FIGURE 1 Crown Mines in the 1930s. Copyright Aircraft Operating Co. of Africa (Pty.). Image courtesy of Museum Africa. More
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Published: 01 January 2015
Figure 7 Marina Abramović, “The Artist Is Present.” Performance, three months, the Museum of Modern Art, New York, 2010. Photography by Marco Anelli. Courtesy Marina Abramović Archives Figure 7. Marina Abramović, “The Artist Is Present.” Performance, three months, the Museum of Modern Art, New More
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Published: 01 January 2017
Figure 6 Ryan Conrad discussing the politics of Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell at Carlos Motta’s We Who Feel Differently installation at the New Museum, New York (2012) Figure 6. Ryan Conrad discussing the politics of Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell at Carlos Motta’s We Who Feel Differently installation at the More
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Published: 01 January 2015
Figure 10 Marina Abramović, “The Artist is Present.” Performance, three months, the Museum of Modern Art, New York, 2010; Amir Baradaran, “The Other Artist Is Present,” amirbaradaran.com/ab_toaip_act_I.php . Photograph courtesy Amir Baradaran Figure 10. Marina Abramović, “The Artist is Present More
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Published: 01 May 2014
Figure 3 George Wesley Bellows, Forty-Two Kids (1907). Oil on canvas. 42 x 60 1/4 inches. Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC. Museum purchase, William A. Clark Fund Figure 3. George Wesley Bellows, Forty-Two Kids (1907). Oil on canvas. 42 x 60 1/4 inches. Corcoran Gallery of Art More