Leading Museums, Museum Leaders


Australia Council new CEO Adrian Collette

enters arts funding fracas

Humboldt Forum

A New Museum opens old wounds in Germany

Island Story: Tasmania in Object and Text

TMAG objects testimony to beauty & terror

AWMM’s draft annual plan 2019-20

presented to community for comment

Decolonising the museum round-up

Howarth on decolonising the museum mind

DCMS moves forward with Mendoza Review

Museums Action Plan outlines steps

He changed the future – AM’s Kim McKay AO

on the Ian Kiernan AO she knew

Australian Citizen Science Network news

incl call for committee nominations

MGA2019 abstracts close, early reg opens

& Sen Pat Dodson announced as Keynote

Melbourne Museum’s 9.3% o/s tourists

76% increase in Chinese visits tied to BD

SHMA announces 2019 AURA sound & light

“gold changes everything”

Famous Banksy self-destructs live

as Sotheby’s sales fetch $91.5M in London

Pop-up museum craze at Comic Con

Blurry line between art and merchandise

6% drop in last 3 yrs – why are attendance

rates decreasing at London’s museums?

SOH Everest decision – governance, process

& outcome

2018 Telstra NATSIAA winner Wakun Wanambi

shares story behind work @ MAGNT

AWM launches The Western Front Diaries

of Charles Bean – terror & tragedy

AWM installs 62,000 hand-crafted poppies

to mark centenary of Armistice Day

QVMAG & Wellways exhibition

Tracy Puklowski opens Minds do Matter

WAM 350 yr old dead dingo

contributes to knowledge & conservation

Lost Trades Fair, QMN’s Cobb & Co Museum

craftsmanship remains relevant

Etched in Bone – chronicling Australia’s

shameful trade in Indigenous remains

I object – BM explores dissent

Ian Hislop, Editor, Private Eye co-curator

David Attenborough seeks BBC arts priority

& ‘broad spectrum of human interest’

MG Scotland’s 20 paid 1 yr placements

for non-graduates Skills for Success

What is resilience anyway? ACE report

on evolution, adaptation, transformation

After Brazil museum fire

– could what was destroyed be restored?

Post-Rio fire ICOM warns public funding

cuts threaten existence of museums

Post Rio – ICOM statement on the necessity

for adequate public funding for museums

QM & citizen scientists Cooloola BioBlitz

Robert Whyte identifies 37 new spp

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