reading room events
Publication and research news
On the program: a roundtable organized by the publishers of CTHS: identity in question – perspectives of an ethnologist...
To learn more about the news of publication and research
Situations of contemporary art in the world
One Thursday a month, at 7pm, these roundtables convene actors from the contemporary art world, artists, curators, and theorists, who analyze the mutations induced in the art world by the generalized relationship of societies.
Learn more on the rendez-vous around the situations of contemporary art
In 2010, the musée du quai Branly acquired a major collection from central Africa, donated by Mrs. Fernande Vène.
- more than 3500 books and 90 magazines to extend or prepare for your visit to the museum, classified by theme (related to the exhibitions or the collections, contemporary art, photography, textiles, tattooing, history of colonialism, great explorers, stories from four continents etc.)
- access to the online catalogues of the media library
- a selection of CDs and DVDs (PDF - 315 kb) and reviews on line on the new documentary portal on the computer terminals:
* related to the museum's news (the reading room display, Theme close-up etc.)
* around the exhibitions