Art Museums and the International Exchange of Cultural Artifacts

Thème de la ressource: 
Exportation, acquisition et obligation de diligence
Type de ressource: 
Outils et bonnes pratiques - Recommandations
Association of Art Museums Directors
Pages / Longueur: 
3 p.
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The responsibility for the presentation, study, protection, and care of much of the artistic achievement of mankind rests with the world’s art museums. Whether public or private, museums undertake this work in furtherance of the public good. The experience of art fosters the appreciation of beauty and human ingenuity, and promotes understanding among the diverse peoples and cultures of the world.