Museum voor wereldculturen

LM Publishers komt voort uit KIT Publishers, de voormalige uitgever van het Tropeninstituut. Nog steeds geven wij boeken uit voor het Tropenmuseum en voor het Museum voor Wereldculturen, waar het Tropenmuseum deel van uitmaakt.

Islam at the Tropenmuseum


This beautifully illustrated book presents for the first time the rich Islamic collections of the Tropenmuseum in Amsterdam. Highlighting over 100 artworks and everyday objects, the author demonstrates how Muslims, from the beginning of Islam to the present day, have expressed their faith in art and culture.


Indonesian Textiles at the Tropenmuseum


The Tropenmuseum Amsterdam houses about 20,000 textile objects that were collected over a period of 160 years. This study presents the collection and the stories of the makers and users of the fabrics as well as those of the collectors who brought them to the Netherlands

A Passion for the Arctic


Collectieboek van Museum Volkenkunde, Leiden over de verzameling Inuit en Chukchi-kunst die aan het museum werd geschonken door Hans van Berkel.

Africa at the Tropenmuseum


Africa at the Tropenmuseum is not meant to be a general book on art from Africa, but rather a treatise on the formation and development of a specific Africa collection, which started at the beginning of the twentieth century with the fusion of the collections of the Colonial Museum in Haarlem, and the ethnographic collection of Artis, the Amsterdam Zoo.

Oceania at the Tropenmuseum


Oceania at the Tropenmuseum is not in the first place a book on art form Oceania, but rather a treatise on the coming into existence and growth of a well-known Oceanic collection, which started at the beginning of the 20th century with the bringing together of the collection of the Colonial Museum in the Dutch provincial town of Haarlem