Pandora's Box : A Collection of Collections

Vasaloo, Carrie and Mercer, Cydna and Fischer, Barbara. Pandora's Box : A Collection of Collections. London, Ont.: London Regional Art and Historical Museums, 1999.

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Abstract (English)

Presented in a CD case, this publication was made to accompany an exhibition of more than 80 artworks and artefacts from the London Regional Art and Historical Museums’ permanent collection. Vassallo provides brief interpretations of selected pieces in an exhibition organized around the theme of Pandora’s Box. Issues of containment and temporality are considered in relation to the purpose of collections and the role of the museum. List of works. 2 bibl. ref.

Types: Catalogues > Exhibition catalogues
All Contributors: Vasaloo, Carrie (Curator); Vasaloo, Carrie (Author); Mercer, Cydna (Author); Fischer, Barbara (Author)
Dossier: 351 - MUSEUM LONDON (London)
Collation: 19 p. : 4 ill. col. ; 12 x 14 cm + 1 plastic case ; 13 x 15 x 1 cm
ISBN: 1895800668
Language of Publication: English
Publishers: London, Ont.: London Regional Art and Historical Museums
Artists: Ariss, Herbert Joshua; Baxter, Iain; Chambers, Jack; Coulter, Tom; Downing, Robert; Geleynse, Wyn; Goodwin, Betty; Hassan, Jamelie; Hurlbut, Spring; Lightbody, Maya; Rabinowitch, Royden; Urquhart, Tony
Critics / Curators / Historians: Adair, Melinda; Bronaugh, Cynthia-Fleur; Cechovsky, Patricia; Gunther, Robert; Hodge, Barbara; Jeffery, Megan; Koyounian, John; Kyle, Sarah; Lee, Jennifer; Maluff, Maria; March, Hilary; Mitchell, Sharon; Pearson, Kendra; Pires, Krista; Quach, Yen; Sloan, Meghan; Vassallo, Carrie
Art Organizations: Museum London (London)
Event Statement: Exhibition dates: 21 Mar. - 30 May 1999, London Regional Art and Historical Museums.
Keywords: COLLECTING; MUSEUM CULTURE; CURATORIAL PRACTICE; STEWART, SUSAN
Deposited by: Users 1 not found.
Date Deposited: 11 Apr 2002
Last Modified: 13 Apr 2012 17:18
URI: http://e-artexte.ca/id/eprint/14521
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