Marina Muñoz

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PhD in Humanities. Pompeu Fabra University
Professor of Hispanic and European Studies

Universitat Pompeu Fabra

Departament of Humanities
University Institute of Culture

Ramon Trias Fargas, 25-27
08005 Barcelona

Art History

Biography note

Marina Muñoz Torreblanca is a PHD in Humanities by Universitat Pompeu Fabra (UPF) and graduated in Humanities at the same University. She presented her doctoral thesis in 2010 with the title of  The “primitive” reception in exhibitions celebrated in Spain until 1929. This work analyzes the presence or the absence of "the primitive" (people and objects) in the major Spanish exhibitions, its relationship with similar events in other European countries and the possible reception in museum collections (museums of anthropology, ethnology and missionary). This project is currently getting prepared for its publication. During a large part of  her academic career, Muñoz has focused on art and cultural studies, especially as an influence in World’s exhibitions.She is a doctor lecturer in the Hispanic and European Studies Program, her course is titled: Barcelona 1900: “ Modernisme in the city between the two international exhibitions (1888-1929).

 



Research lines

Universal Exhibitions, Ethnographic Collections, Primitive Art Collections, Human Zoos and the Image of the Other

 

 

 

Teaching

Barcelona 1900: "Modernisme" in the city between the two international exhibitions (1888-1929)

Publications

·       MUÑOZ TORREBLANCA, Marina (2012, febrero). "Colecciones de arte primitivo en museos de carácter público en España" en ASRI: Arte y Sociedad. Revista de Investigación, (ISSN: 2174-7563), indexada en IDEAS-RePEc

·       MUÑOZ TORREBLANCA, Marina (2010, marzo) . La recepción de “lo primitivo” en las exposiciones celebradas en España hasta 1929 .

·       MUÑOZ TORREBLANCA, Marina (2007, septiembre) “E-learning: ¿Exigencia para el Espacio Europeo de Educación Superior? En: LANDETA ETXEBARRÍA, Ana (coord.) Buenas prácticas de e-learning. Madrid: ANCED (Asociación Nacional de Centros de E-learning y Distancia), pp. 55-65.

·       MUÑOZ TORREBLANCA, Marina (2007, marzo), “The presence of Japan in the Barcelona Universal Exposition of 1888 through the Press”, Journal of the Centre for Documentation, Area-Transcultural Studies, Tokio University of Foreign Studies, nº9, pp.165-185. Publicado en japonés.

·       MUÑOZ TORREBLANCA, Marina (2006), “La presencia de Japón en la Exposición Universal de Barcelona de 1888 a través de la prensa” en: HIROTAKA TATEISHI Percepciones y representaciones del Otro: España-Magreb-Asia en los siglos XIX y XX, Grupo de Materiales Impresos,  Tokio University of Foreign Studies, pp. 152-181.

·       PEDRÓ GARCÍA, Francesc (dir.) y COMELLAS SOLÉ, Marta (coord.) (2005). Manual d’introducció a la docència. Horitzó Bolonya. Programa per a la Qualitat Educativa. Barcelona: Universitat Pompeu Fabra.