29.11_Intrim_Research_The Universal Museum


My Research is on the Universal Museum.

The ultimate goal for this research remains challenging the existing notion of the universal museum.

In order to do that, I first looked into different opinions surrounding the universal museum.

Reflecting on different opinions, I also looked into defining what a  universal museum is in the first place.

These are the 17 of the world’s largest museums.

Of those I extract 9 museums and their data set:

From here I start looking into the history of their departments to prove the following point.



Uuniversal museum is ultimately a depository of changes in national interests and Western trend that prevailed at different point of history.