Transcultural collecting and the ”architectures” of display

Society of Architectural Historians (SAH) SAH 69th Annual International Conference, April 6–10, 2016


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A. B. Özkaya, “Transcultural collecting and the ”architectures” of display,” presented at the Society of Architectural Historians (SAH) SAH 69th Annual International Conference, April 6–10, 2016, Pasadena, California, USA, 2016, Accessed: 00, 2021. [Online]. Available: