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Design objects and the museum

Liz Farrelly

Design objects and the museum

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Art museums,
  • Social aspects,
  • Decorative arts,
  • Museums,
  • Design,
  • Curatorship,
  • Collectors and collecting,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Liz Farrelly and Joanna Weddell
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNK1390 .D49 2016
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxi, 189 pages
    Number of Pages189
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27208695M
    ISBN 10147257723X, 1472577221
    ISBN 109781472577238, 9781472577221
    LC Control Number2015020314
    OCLC/WorldCa939572747

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It is the brainchild of product design studio Hulger and product designer Samuel Wilkinson, who wanted to find a way to make an every day item special and beautiful yet affordable. Book Description. Museum Objects provides a set of readings that together create a distinctive emphasis and perspective on the objects which lie at the heart of interpretive practice in museums, material culture studies and everyday life.

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