Encounters in the Museum: The exhibition as urban space in the work of Aldo van Eyck, Alison and Peter Smithson and Lina Bo Bardi

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Abstract

A discussion of radical art exhibition designs by architects in the period of 1949-69 and their historico-theoretical background. Foregrounded are projects that seek a new way of presenting art as part of a larger cultural and ideological programme for democratizing art institutions characteristic of the post-WWII era.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationArt on Display 1949-69
Place of PublicationLisbon
PublisherCalouste Gulbenkian Foundation
Pages66-103
ISBN (Print)978-989-8758-67-5
Publication statusPublished - 2019

Keywords

  • architecture
  • architecture history
  • Architecture Theory
  • exhibition design
  • Modern art

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