Similar projects #2 – some pioneers

Earlier Leah posted links to projects related to Art+History that are happening now. Here are some earlier examples of artists interventions/collaborations with museums, archives, and c0llections:

1. Andy Warhol, Raid the Icebox, Museum of Art, Rhode Island School of Design, 1970

2. Fred Wilson, Mining the Museum: An Installation by Fred Wilson, The Contemporary and Maryland Historical Society, Baltimore, 1992-93.

3. Rosamond Wolff Purcell and Stephen Jay Gould

Illumintations: A Bestiary, New York: W W Norton & Co Inc, 1987

Finders Keepers: Eight Collectors, New York: W W Norton & Co Inc, 1994

4. Marc Dion:

Carnegie International, Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburgh, 1999.

Cabinet of Curiosities, Frederick R. Weisman Art Museum, University of Minnesota, 2003


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