Fashion and Museums: Theory and Practice download free [PDF and Ebook] by Marie Riegels Melchior

Fashion and Museums: Theory and Practice download free [PDF and Ebook] by Marie Riegels Melchior year 2014
  • Book name: Fashion and Museums: Theory and Practice
  • Author: Marie Riegels Melchior
  • Release date: 2014/4/27
  • Publisher: BLOOMSBURY PUBLISHING PLC
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Reference
  • ISBN: 9781472527660
  • Rating: 7.22 of 10
  • Votes: 354
  • Review by: Larry Bartholomew
  • Review rating: 8.51 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/10/24
  • Total pages: 232
  • Includes a PDF summary of 23 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: Why is fashion 'in fashion' in museums today? This timely volume brings together expert scholars and curators to examine the reasons behind fashion's popularity in the twenty-first century museum and the impact this has had on wider museum practice.Chapters explore the role of fashion in the museum across a range of international case studies including the Costume Institute at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York, The Fashion Museum at Bath, ModeMuseum in Antwerp and many more. Contributions look at topics such as how fashion has made museums accessible to diverse audiences and how curators present broader themes and issues such as gender, class and technology innovatively through exhibiting fashion. Drawing on approaches from dress history, fashion studies, museum studies and curatorship, this engaging book will be key reading for students and scholars across a range of disciplines.
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 13H4M56S
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Textile Design & Theory, Museums & Museology, Fashion & Society, Fashion & Textiles: Design
  • Available formats: PML, PDF, DOC, EPUB, TXT, WORD, OEB, AZW. Compressed in RAR, DEB, ZIP, TBZ2
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  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 38.02 USD
  • Dimensions: 156x234x12.7mm
  • Weight: 407g
  • Printed by: Bloomsbury Academic
  • Published in: London, United Kingdom
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