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Museums, Curating and Display


Alberro, A., et al (2017) The Artist as Curator: An Anthology. London: Buchhandlung Walther Koenig.

‘Artist as Curator’ symposium: ‘When Exhibitions Become Form: A Brief History of the Artist as Curator’ Afterall symposium, 2013:


Barker, E. ed. (1999) Contemporary Cultures of Display, London: Yale University Press


Bourriaud, N. (2002) Relational Aesthetics. Dijon: Les Presses du Reel.

Dimitrikaki, A. & Perry, L. (2015) Politics in a Glass Case: Feminism, Exhibition Cultures and Curatorial Transgressions. Liverpool: Liverpool University Press.


Elsner, J. & Cardinal, R. eds. (1994) The Cultures of Collecting. London: Reaktion.

Filipovic, E., van Hal, M. and Øvstebø, S. eds. (2010) The Biennial Reader: An Anthology on Large-Scale Perennial Exhibitions of Contemporary Art. Bergen Kunsthall: Hatje Cantz.


Graham, B. & Cook, S. (2010) Rethinking Curating: Art after New Media. London: MIT Press.

Green, Alison. (2018) When Artists Curate: Contemporary Art and the Exhibition as Medium. London: Reaction Books

Greenberg, R et. al. eds. (1996) Thinking about Exhibitions, London: Routledge.


Groys, B. (2017) Curating in the Post-Internet Age, e-flux journal #94 October

Hawkins, H and Olsen, D, eds. (2003) The Phantom Museum and Henry Wellcome’s Collection of Medical Curiosities, London: Profile Books.


Morra, J (2018) Inside the Freud Museums: History, Memory and Site-Responsive Art. I B Tauris

Neil, P and Steeds, L (2017) How Institutions Think: Between Contemporary Art and Curatorial Discourse. Mass: MIT Press.


O'Doherty, B. (1986) Inside the White Cube, Santa Monica: Lapsis Press.

Putnam, James. (2001) Art and Artefact, The Museum as Medium, London: Thames and Hudson.

Reilly, M and & Lippard, L. (2018) Curatorial Activism: Towards and Ethics of Curating. London/New York: Thames and Hudson.


Wu, Chin-Tao, Privatising Culture: Corporate art intervention since the 1980s, London: Verso, 2002.

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David Korty, Blue Shelf 8, (2013)                                                               

Renee Green, Import/Export Funk Office (1992)

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