Cleaning the museum—maintenance art

Mierle Laderman Ukeles, Washing/Tracks/Maintenance: Outside (July 23, 1973), Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art ©Mierle Laderman Ukeles

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This work at the Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art
Jillian Steinhauer “How Mierle Laderman Ukeles Turned Maintenance Work into ArtHyperallergic

Cite this page as: Patricia Hickson and Dr. Beth Harris, "Cleaning the museum—maintenance art," in Smarthistory, January 6, 2019, accessed January 23, 2019,