MUSE Magazine

We're excited to bring you the next edition of the Sydney University Museums magazine MUSE!

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You can also view all past issues of MUSE, Sydney University Museums Newsletter, and Macleay Museum News.

MUSE Issue 8

Features this issue:

Muse June 2014 Cover

Issue 8, June 2014

  • Jan Brazier offers a revealing perspective on the role of photography during war time
  • Dr Georgina Cole describes the stunning transformation of an ink drawing in the Meagher collection achieved through conservation
  • Michael Turner reviews the work and acquisitions made by former curator Arthur Dale Trendall ahead of the launch of the second Australian volume of the Corpus Vasorum Antiquorum.
  • Dr Ann Stephen discusses artist John Power and the currently touring exhibition Abstraction- Creation, JW Power in Europe 1921-1938
  • Chris Jones and Candace Richards report on an intriguing discovery connecting a necklace, F.S Kelly, Howard Carter and Rupert Brooke.
  • Dr Craig Barker looks at the legacy of Augustus's image in the collections at the Nicholson Museum.
  • Students from the Faculty of Architecture, Design and Planning were set an unusual task thanks to the collection of Geological specimens in the Macleay Museum
  • Take a walk on the wild side... join Alan Speckman for a contemporary art walk across the Camperdown campus