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Robert Hewison Quotes

(1943), British Cultural Historian

Post-modernism is modernism with the optimism taken out.

Category: Modern And Modernism

Individually, museums are fine institutions, dedicated to the high values of preservation, education and truth; collectively, their growth in numbers points to the imaginative death of this country.

Category: Museums And Galleries

If the only new thing we have to offer is an improved version of the past, then today can only be inferior to yesterday. Hypnotized by images of the past, we risk losing all capacity for creative change.

Category: Past