Foreign exchange : (or the stories you wouldn't tell a stranger) (Book, 2014) [WorldCat.org]
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Foreign exchange : (or the stories you wouldn't tell a stranger)

Author: Clémentine Deliss; Yvette Mutumba; Weltkulturen Museum (Frankfurt am Main, Germany),
Publisher: Zürich : Diaphanes, [2014] ©2014
Series: Laurel Doody Library Supply, 2018 deposit.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Foreign Exchange raises critical questions around the scientific and educational remit of an ethnographic museum in Germany and highlights its unspoken relationship to global trade. This publication investigates the historical accumulation and commodification of artefacts and the representation of the human body as seen on ethnographic photographs. New material developed out of artistic research in the Weltkulturen  Read more...
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Genre/Form: exhibition catalogs
Exhibition catalogs
Catalogues d'exposition
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Clémentine Deliss; Yvette Mutumba; Weltkulturen Museum (Frankfurt am Main, Germany),
ISBN: 9783037346686 303734668X
OCLC Number: 871295314
Notes: Catalog of an exhibition held at Weltkulturen Museum, Frankfurt am Main, January 16, 2014 - January 4, 2015.
Published simultaneously as: Ware & Wissen. Zürich : Diaphanes, 2014.
Description: 320 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), portraits ; 23 cm
Contents: Writers in residence --
Research assemblages --
Extended conversations --
Artists in residence --
Exhibition views.
Series Title: Laurel Doody Library Supply, 2018 deposit.
Responsibility: Weltkulturen Museum ; edited by Clémentine Deliss & Yvette Mutumba ; translations, Carsten Bösel, Sven Koch, Andrea Stumpf, Kate Sturge.
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Founded in 1904, Frankfurt's Weltkulturen Museum houses a remarkable collection of ethnographic artifacts from Asia, Africa, Oceania, and the Americas. This book raises questions about the  Read more...

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