Transforming Functional Art into Museum Object

This book studies the exhibition and collection of functional art by museums of art. Filling a gap in the field of Museum Studies the research takes for analysis three artworks and each social life: The Homeless Vehicle (1988) by Krzysztof Wodiczko, paraSite (1998) by Michael Rakowitz and Victory Gardens+ (2007) by Amy Franceschini.

Author: Sofia Ponte
Publisher: Editora Caleidoscópio and Direção Geral do Património Cultural
ISBN: 978-989-658-654-6
190 Pages