How to Visit a Museum

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Harry N. Abrams, Sep 30, 1985 - Art - 135 pages
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Tells how to plan a museum visit, gives advice on appreciating paintings, sculptures, and museum buildings themselves, and discusses special shows, permanent collections, and different types of museums.

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User Review  - urthona73 - LibraryThing

A pleasant, quick read that I picked up at my library's book sale. It wasn't nearly as judgmental as I feared: the author is essentially advocating identifying the types of art that you're interested ... Read full review

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It was very basic, but the ideas were sound and the pictures were beautiful!!! Read full review

Contents

Preface
7
TO BE OR NOT TO BE ALONE
50
Planning your visit together Art and music Helping children enjoy their
68
Copyright

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About the author (1985)

David Finn is a sculptor. He's had numerous solo exhibitions in New York, London, Milan, and Hong Kong. Finn is the recipient of fellowship grants from the Bemis Foundation, New York Foundation for the Arts, North Carolina Arts Council, The National Endowment for the Arts, and the Z. Smith Reynolds Foundation. Finn has taught sculpture at Wake Forest University since 1987 and is the Rubin Fellow in the Arts.

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