New issue of reCollections: A Journal of Museums and Collections out now

Volume 10 number 2 of the National Museum of Australia’s journal has contributions by Jan Brazier (Macleay Museum) and Molly Duggins (National Art School) on the production history and aesthetics of biological models and wall charts; and by Peter Brett (University of Tasmania) on the pedagogical challenges and opportunities afforded by Home Hill house museum, the home of Joseph and Enid Lyons.

There are two commentary pieces, by Tom Griffiths (ANU) and Michael Pickering (NMA), and exhibition reviews ranging across the United Kingdom, New Zealand and Australia as well as a new section, ‘Travellers’ notes’ with Peter Stanley musing on the decreasing interest being shown in Britain’s military museums.

Read the journal online.