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Index of Museum Studies: A

This guide to the Art Institute's journal, Museum Studies, was created for quick access to the principle topics covered in every issue from vol. 1 (1966) to the present (vol. 36.1, 2010). In the case of essay-based issues, the index lists key terms derived directly from the articles' titles. In the case of entry-based issues, which explore a variety of works individually, the index lists works of art. The numbers following the subject terms identify relevant Museum Studies volumes and issues.

Click any of the links below to see the subjects and works of art beginning with that letter.

Abraham's Sacrifice of Isaac, David Teniers the Younger, 36.1

Acconci, Vito
Centers, 35.1

Adoration of the Magi, 33.1

Aeneid, Parmigianino
drawings from, 1

African
art, 32.1, 34.1, 35.2
collection, 23.2, 29.2
Nigerian bronze rings, 10
peoples: 23.2; Bambara, carvings of, 1; Yoruba, 15.2,

African American art, 24.2

Ahearn, John
Red Peanut, 25.1

Ahtila, Eija-Liisa
Talo/The House, 35.1

Aitken, Doug
Monsoon; The Moment, 35.1
Thaw, 29.2, 35.1

Aldis, Arthur T. and Mary, 36.1

Aldrich, Annie E., 35.2

Alexander Comforts the Dying Darius,
Persia, 33.1

Algardi, Alessandro
crucifix, 32.1

Almond, Darren
Schwebebahn, 35.1

Alonso, Hernan Díaz
Sur, Long Island City, New York, 34.1

Alsdorf jewelry collection, 25.2

altar, 30.2
piece from the Cathedral of Burgo de Osma, 3
screen ancestral, 32.1
tusk Benin, 23.2

American art, 27.1, 27.2, 30.1, 32.1, 34.1, 35.2
friends of, 36.1

American Gothic, Grant Wood, 10

Amerindian art, 29.2, 32.1, 34.1, 35.2
Los Tuxtlas, 7
Maya relief, 2
Nazca pottery, 11.2

ancient art collection, 20.1, 32.1, 35.2

Anger, Kenneth
Kustom Kar Kommandos, 35.1

Annual Autumn Show of American Work, 36.1

Annunciation
DeFeo, Jay, 25.1
from a book of hours, 30.2
wood sculpture, French Gothic, Virgin of the, 4

Antoni, Janine
Touch, 35.1

archeology, 36.1

architecture, 13.2, 30.1
of the Art Institute of Chicago, 14.1
collections, Howard Van Doren Shaw memorial, 4
and design, 32.1, 34.1, 35.2
Prairie School, 21.2

archival collections, 34.2

Arensberg collection, 19.1

Armory Show, 19.1, 36.1

Arp, Jean, 16.2

Art Institute of Chicago
architecture of, 14.1
bulletin of, 36.1
centennial, 19.1
collection, 36.1
establishment of, 36.1
library, 36.1
museum education, 29.1
opening, 36.1
school of, 36.1

Artist in His Studio, The, James McNeill Whistler, 36.1

arts and crafts, 18.2

Artschwager, Richard
Table with Pink Tablecloth, 25.1

Ashbee, Charles Robert
coffee pot; decanter, 28.2

Asher, Michael
sculpture, 10

Asian art, 22.1, 30.1, 32.1, 34.1, 35.2
See also China; Japan

Assumption of the Virgin, The, El Greco, 36.1

Atalanta in art, 10

Avedon, Richard
Ronald Fischer, Beekeeper, Davis, California, 29.2

Ayer Burbank, Elbridge
Wick-Ah-Te-Wa/Moqui, 32.1