Shedding new light on art museum additions : front stage and back stage experiences / Altaf Engineer and Kathryn H. Anthony.

Author
Engineer, Altaf [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
New York : Routledge, 2017.
Description
xiii, 177 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.

Details

Subject(s)
Author
Series
Routledge research in architecture. [More in this series]
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
Four art museums and their additions : Museums grow more wings -- Museum critics and museum visitors : Reactions to the building boom -- Back stage spaces versus front stage spaces : Artwork before employees -- Accessibility, wayfinding, and museum fatigue : 'The Frankenstein effect' of museum additions -- Building aesthetics and architectural features : What works, what doesn't, and why -- Conclusion : Future art museum additions and improving the front stage and backstage experience -- Appendix : Museum employee survey results.
ISBN
  • 9781138215856 ((hardback))
  • 1138215856 ((hardback))
  • ((ebook))
LCCN
2017012352
OCLC
978275925
Other standard number
  • 40027567052
RCP
C - S