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The museum of anthropology at the university of British Columbia

The museum of anthropology at the university of British Columbia

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Published by University of Washington Press in Seattle .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • University of British Columbia. -- Museum of Anthropology -- History,
  • Ethnological museums and collections -- British Columbia -- Vancouver -- History

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Carol E. Mayer and Anthony Shelton.
    ContributionsMayer, Carol E. 1945-, Shelton, Anthony.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGN36.C22 V366 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23688097M
    ISBN 109780295989662
    LC Control Number2009033901
    OCLC/WorldCa433549859

    Learn about British Columbia’s rich First Nations traditions at Vancouver’s top museum. Run by the University of British Columbia-Vancouver, this anthropology museum contains hundreds of thousands of ethnographic and archaeological objects, many of which tell the story of the Musqueam, Haida and other First Nations people with deep roots in the province. The Museum of Anthropology at the Universi‐ ty of British Columbia is a coffee table-type book with color pictures of the museum’s vast collec‐ tions on almost every page, along with brief de‐ scriptions of each artifact. The book’s introduction states that “this book offers readers a .

    The Museum of Anthropology located at the University of British Columbia is a very popular Vancouver attraction Exterior of the Museum of Anthropology designed by Arthur Erickson photo by Arnold C Vancouver's Museum of Anthropology, located at the University of British Columbia, is an extremely popular destination for both tourists and locals/5. The Museum of Anthropology, in the University of British Columbia is sure to be a treat for both art and history lovers. The world’s art and culture finds a wonderful homage through this museum. Their objective is to create interest in the world of Anthropology and they do so brilliantly/5.

    My upcoming book, Cataloguing Culture (UBC Press, ) is a history of ethnographic documentation practices and the classification and the cataloguing of material culture collections in the Smithsonian’s Department of Anthropology.   In May I was in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. I took a day trip out to the excellent Museum of Anthropology at the University of British Columbia. Architecturally the museum itself is impressive but the collection of totems, masks and other archeological and ethnographic artefacts, especially those from the First Nations are the jewel in the crown.


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Simulating the landscape of Haida Gwaii, the archipelago off the coast of British Columbia that is home to Haida people, Cornelia Hahn Oberlander designed the grounds as an outdoor museum. Museum of Anthropology at the University of British Columbia.

Vancouver [B.C.]: Douglas & MacIntyre ; Seattle: University of Washington Press, © (OCoLC)   A tribute to Vancouver’s Museum of Anthropology, published to accompany the opening of the museum’s dramatic redesign.

In earlythe internationally acclaimed Museum of Anthropology will open its doors on a major renewal project, including the new Multiversity Galleries, the first of their type in the world, which will give visitors access to the curatorial and archival work being Format: Paperback.

On 23 January the Museum of Anthropology (MOA) at the University of British Columbia celebrated completion of its ambitious $ million “Partnership of Peoples” renewal project. The expansion included the MOA Centre for Cultural Research, Multiversity Galleries housing more than ten thousand objects, an extra gallery for temporary exhibitions, a “moacat” digital catalogue system.

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The Museum of Anthropology can be found at NW Marine Drive at the University of British Columbia. The museum is located in the northwest region of the UBC campus which is about a minute drive from downtown Vancouver.

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Professor Maria José de Abreu was appointed as research fellow in the Department of Anthropology at Federal University of Sao Carlos-Brazil, awarded by FAPESP Advanced Research. The research fellowship position will run throughout the summer of Maria José de Abreu Research.

Febru Elizabeth A. Povinelli Honored. Our college freshman daughter wanted to visit the University of British Columbia so we planned an afternoon on campus.

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Affiliated with the Department of Anthropology, the Museum of Anthropology is world-renowned for its collections, research, teaching, public programs and community connections. The MOA maintains an impressive collection focusing on the First Nations of British Columbia.

It provides educational and research opportunities for students and faculty with several faculty members holding cross. UBC is home to the second oldest anthropology program in Canada, founded in by Harry Hawthorn.

The first MA in anthropology was awarded in Bysix anthropology MAs had been awarded and the first doctorates were awarded inmaking UBC the second university in Canada to offer a PhD in anthropology.

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Museum of Anthropology: Edition: reprint: Publisher: UBC Press, ISBN: Although there is no stand-alone Major in Museum Studies, students who wish to explore the ever-evolving techniques of artifact documentation, conservation and display (including new multi-media applications) of objects, and the complex context of museum collection may choose a specialization in Anthropology and tailor their course selection to include a focus in Museum and Visual Anthropology.

Explore our collections. Touch this button to discover MOA's 48, objects. Explore the globe. Locate MOA's objects on a map of the world. Advanced search. The Museum of Anthropology at the University of British Columbia.

A tribute to Vancouver’s Museum of Anthropology, published to accompany the opening of the museum’s dramatic redesign. In earlythe internationally acclaimed Museum of Anthropology will open its doors on a major renewal project, including the new Multiversity.

As a major tourist destination and a research and teaching museum, the Museum of Anthropology (MOA) at the University of British Columbia (UBC) campus is renowned for its displays of world arts and cultures, in particular works by First Nation band governments.Kathleen M.

Adams, Loyola University of Chicago and Field Museum of Natural History Sven Haakanson, Jr., Burke Museum Marie Mauzé, Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique Carole Mayer, UBC Museum of Anthropology and University of British Columbia (Department of Anthropology) Ann McMullen, Smithsonian’s National Museum of the American Indian.Ninstints, located on Anthony Island, one of the smallest and most southerly of the Queen Charlotte chain, contains the vestiges of the great wooden structures and houses of the Kunghit Haida people who abandoned the village in the late s.

George MacDonald combines archival material and scientific and photographic evidence to record what is known of the history of Ninstints and its people.