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A discussion of museum practices.

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Fowler at Fifty — Conversations on the Contemporary: University Museums as Laboratories of Innovation

Fowler Museum at UCLA (North Campus of UCLA) Map it Free
6c48e827425e348781d1a6e053b97f1a?s=50 Stacey Abarbanel

As part of the Fowler at Fifty anniversary year, the Museum presents the first of three discussions that address special topics in museum practices. This conversation examines new directions and approaches being taken by university museums in the 21st century, drawing on four dynamic case studies. University museums are uniquely positioned to explore and test exciting new models of interdisciplinary research and collaboration, experimental strategies of interpretation and display, and creative solutions for enhancing campus and community engagement. Fowler Museum Director Marla C. Berns is joined by fellow directors Kathleen Harleman (Krannert Art Museum, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign), Anthony Shelton (Museum of Anthropology, University of British Columbia), and John Weber (Institute of the Arts and Sciences, UC Santa Cruz) for a fascinating look at institutions that are pushing the boundaries and reimagining the future of university museums.

- http://www.fowler.ucla.edU

Fowler at Fifty — Conversations on the Contemporary: University Museums as Laboratories of Innovation

Fowler Museum at UCLA (North Campus of UCLA) Map it Free
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More Event Info (http://www.fowler.ucla.edu/events/fowler-fifty-conversations-contemporary-university-museums-laboratories-innovation)
6c48e827425e348781d1a6e053b97f1a?s=50 Added By Stacey Abarbanel
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