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Museum and Gallery Curators Reopen the Cabinet of Curiosities Concept

Hoare, Philip
http://www.theguardian.com/artanddesign/2014/jan/13/cabinet-curiosities-taxidermy-retro-museums

Publisher:  The Guardian
Date Written:  13/01/2014
Year Published:  2014  
Resource Type:  Article

Stuffed pelicans, bell-jarred oddities and unicorn horns: the wunderkammer – or 'cabinet of curiosities' – is a macabre, colonial throwback. So why is it back in vogue?





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