Art History (School of)
School staff and students participate in University-wide research centres such as the St Andrews Institute of Mediaeval Studies and the Scottish Studies Network. Our principal strengths lie in the areas of medieval and Renaissance art, in European and American modernism, the history of photography, the decorative arts in Britain and Museum and Gallery Studies.
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EU-LAC-Museums. Museums and community : concepts, experiences and sustainability in Europe, Latin America and the Caribbean (Maggioli Editore, 2018-01) - Book item
How improving documentation, as part of the remit of collections management, can increase intellectual access to museum collections for the purpose of academic research (University of St Andrews, 2005) - ThesisAs part of the remit of collections management the responsibility for documenting and recording objects in museum collections is fundamental. A shifting focus on museum priorities in recent years, however, has led to the ...
A comparative cultural approach within fund raising theory : looking at British and American museums (University of St Andrews, 2003) - ThesisThis text is a study of the cultural approach within fund raising theory in museums, looking specifically at museums within the United States and Great Britain. The definition of fund raising is established, as well as a ...
The visitor study in Scotland during the 1990s: an examination of research into the visitors of museums and galleries with particular reference to the arts. (University of St Andrews, 2002) - ThesisThe visitors to museums and galleries have been studied from a variety of perspectives and with a variety of goals. This thesis seeks to draw together the varying techniques and attitudes towards the visitor, as well as ...
(University of St Andrews, 2003) - ThesisThis investigation aims to assess issues of physical, sensory and intellectual access to museums and galleries in Scotland, with a particular relevance to people with sight difficulties. The research has been completed ...