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Practice-led research into ways the museum is explored as a house of wonder in contemporary sculpture

Simpson, Sally Robyn

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The contemporary ecological debate embodies diverse opinions reflecting the complexity of information available. The museum has recorded the history of human-nature relations, and has influenced ways in which meaning has been assigned to nature. Its influence over the interpretation of objects has been critiqued by 20th century artists and postmodern theorists. However, the museum also continues to engage and inspire some artists, and this research uncovers reasons for this. This research...[Show more]

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Date published: 2012
Type: Thesis (MPhil)
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1885/156002
DOI: 10.25911/5d514ff485ab2

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