Monthly Archives: May 2015

Museum Practice chap 19: ‘A critique of museum repatriation and restitution practices’ by Piotr Bienkowski

In my new book Museum Practice due out in July, there are two¬†chapters in the Resources section which raise important¬†questions about the divise issue of repatriation, returning objects and human remains to their communities of origin. In Chapter 19, Piot … Continue reading

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Museum Practice chap 18: ‘Museum Exhibition Practice: Recent developments in Europe, Canada and Australia,’ by Linda Young with Annie Whitelaw and Rosmarie Beier-de Haan

The next chapter in my new edited collection Museum Practice, due out in July, provides a comparative international survey of museum exhibition practice. Despite the specifics of each locality, there are common developments in the display of permanent galleries as … Continue reading

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