9780495188650

Custom Enrichment Module: The Museum Experience - West

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  • ISBN13:

    9780495188650

  • ISBN10:

    0495188654

  • Edition: 1st
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 4/11/2006
  • Publisher: Cengage Learning

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Summary

The Musuem Experience is now available by regions of the country! This practical handbook will enrich your museum visits, providing everything from a primer on museum etiquette to preparation tips on how to make the visit more constructive. Individual museums within the region are discussed including a review of its background, collection, and highlights. A handy appendix lists by state prominent museums throughout the U.S.

Table of Contents

The Museum Experience
Visiting a Museump. 1
Selecting a Piece to Reviewp. 11
Responding to Artp. 19
Writing a Reviewp. 26
Museums in the West
Major Museums in the Westp. 37
Anchorage Museum of History and Artp. 37
Fine Arts Museums of San Franciscop. 38
J. Paul Getty Museump. 40
Honolulu Academy of Artsp. 42
Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardensp. 44
Los Angeles County Museum of Artp. 45
Museum of Contemporary Artp. 47
Portland Art Museump. 48
Seattle Art Museump. 50
San Francisco Museum of Modern Artp. 52
Other Museums in the Westp. 54
Alaskap. 54
Californiap. 54
Hawaiip. 58
Idahop. 59
Montanap. 59
Nebraskap. 59
Nevadap. 60
Oregonp. 60
Washingtonp. 62
Wyomingp. 63
A Selection of Museums in the United Statesp. 64
A Selection of Museums Around the Worldp. 102
Glossaryp. 105
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