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Table of contents for Contemporary cultures of display / edited by Emma Barker.


           Contents

          Preface 7
         Introduction
         Emma Barker 8

PART 1 THE CHANGING MUSEUM
         Introduction 
         Emma Barker 23

     1 The modern art museum
     Christoph Grunenberg 26

2 The museum in a postmodern era: the Musee d'Orsay
      Emma Barker 50

3 The Sainsbury Wing and beyond: the National Gallery today 
      Emma Barker and Anabel Thomas 73

PART 2 EXHIBITION-ISM
      Introduction 
      Emma Barker 103

4 Exhibitions of contemporary art 
     Sandy Nairne 105

5 Exhibiting the canon: the blockbuster show 
     Emma Barker 127

6 Africa on display: exhibiting art by Africans
    Elsbeth Court 147

PART 3 ART IN THE WIDER CULTURE

       Introduction 
     Emma Barker 175

7 The museum in the community: the new Tates
     Emma Barker 178

8 Heritage and the country house
     Emma Barker 200

9 Contemporary art in Ireland, part one:
   institutions, viewers and artists
 Nick Webb and Emma Barker 229

10 Contemporary art in Ireland, part two:
Alice Maher and Willie Doherty - location, 
  identity and practice
  Fionna Barber 237

   Conclusion
 Emma Barker 253

Recommended reading 254

 Index 256