The Resource The art of museum exhibitions : how story and imagination create aesthetic experiences, Leslie Bedford

The art of museum exhibitions : how story and imagination create aesthetic experiences, Leslie Bedford

Label
The art of museum exhibitions : how story and imagination create aesthetic experiences
Title
The art of museum exhibitions
Title remainder
how story and imagination create aesthetic experiences
Statement of responsibility
Leslie Bedford
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Leslie Bedford, former director of the highly regarded Bank Street College museum leadership program, expands the museum professional's vision of exhibitions beyond the simple goal of transmitting knowledge to the visitor. Her view of exhibitions as interactive, emotional, embodied, imaginative experiences opens a new vista for those designing them. Using examples both from her own work at the Boston Children's Museum and from other institutions around the globe, Bedford offers the museum professional a bold new vision built around narrative, imagination, and aesthetics, merging the work
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
069/.5
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
AM7
LC item number
.B353 2014eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
The art of museum exhibitions : how story and imagination create aesthetic experiences, Leslie Bedford
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 149-157) and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Acknowledgments; Introduction; Part 1 -- Contemporary Exhibition Theories; Chapter 1. Exhibitions as Education; Chapter 2. Alternative Exhibition Models; Part 2 -- Constructing a New Model; Chapter 3. Story; Chapter 4. Imagination; Chapter 5. John Dewey and Art as Experience; Part 3 -- Working in the Subjunctive Mood; Chapter 6. Creating and Experiencing the Exhibition Medium; Conclusion; Notes; References; Index; About the Author
Control code
ocn881417192
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (168 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781611323108
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b30186687
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)881417192
  • pebco161132310X

Library Locations

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