Sentient Relics by Janice Baker explores museums through cinema and challenges the dominant focus of museum theory as an inclusion–exclusion debate.
Conservation Of Architectural Ironwork by David Mitchell discusses the contextual history and key material features of architectural ironwork, and then goes on to guide readers through the management and delivery of conservation projects from start to finish, explaining the very latest in conservation technology.
These two Routledge titles are from the Museum and Heritage collection. It was great to work on Sentient Relics and combine my film and publishing work. The cover features a great image from ‘On the Town’. The 1949 film featuring Gene Kelly, Frank Sinatra, Jules Munshin, Ann Miller and Betty Garrett, the photo was shot at the American Museum of Natural History.