Culture Wars (part III): museums in a post-colonial era

By Mehar Chohan Figure 1: Jan Davidsz van Heem's Vanitas Still life with Books, a Globe, a Skull, a Violin and a Fan, 1650. (Stolen from the Montreal Museum of Fine Arts in 1972; present whereabouts unknown). Image sourced from <https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:De_Heem,_Vanitasstilleven.jpg&gt; Attempting to distinguish between who owns culture and who doesn’t is one way of …

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