Leading Museums, Museum Leaders


Arts in Daily Life

Australia Council releases new survey.

UK Copyright Changes Benefit Museums

Museums will be able to make unlimited copies of works in their collections for preservation purposes.

Women as Museum Leaders

As of 2012, 57 percent of museum directors in the United States are women …

Museum and University research links

An anti-venom bank and a study of cultural stereotypes on Australian television – diverse museum projects.

WWI letters and diaries online

The voices of those who served.

Sun Savings

Auckland War Memorial Museum makes savings through solar panels..

Museums in the digital age

… information once held by museums can can now be accessed globally with the click of a mouse…

New ABC Arts Council

ABC announces new arts programming and council.

Museums, ethics and law seminar 22 April

Seminar by visiting British expert at National Museum of Australia.

Museums are Magic

Five museum professionals reveal why museums are magic.

Communicating the Museum Conference

Call for papers.

Bark Cloth Revival

Australian Museum assists Vanuatu to revive ancient crafts.

Street Art Wins award

RISE exhibition at Canterbury draws big crowds and wins award.

World Slow Art Day

This Saturday, 12 April.

Ethics and Collections

Museums and galleries reaffirm ethical collections policies.

Museum honours Earth Hour

Auckland Museum cuts carbon emission by 50 percent.

Lights! Camera! Science!

Young scientists are performing around the country. No jargon, no lab coats… and they’ve only got 3 minutes.

Pride for Pacific Youth

Museum links ‘at-risk’ Pacific youth and their heritage.

Vic arts investment pays off

$6.1 billion value to local economy.

25 years of inspiration

Questacon celebrating its 25th anniversary.

Collections Hold Climate Change Clues

Researchers use collections to unravel climate change.

New Director for NMA

Mathew Trinca formally takes up the reins at NMA.

New Australian Museum Head

Kim McKay appointed to Director position.

Workshops Rail Museum welcomes millionth visitor

Major cultural and tourism milestone reached.

Strengthening the Museum and Art Gallery of the Northern Territory

A vote of confidence in MAGNT.

Economics of cultural activity

Cultural activity contributes $86.0 billion (6.9%) to Australia’s GDP.

Pacific artefacts online

Virtual access to collections from across the Pacific.

Atlas Hits 1 Billion Downloads

Over a billion downloads from Atlas of Australian biodiversity.

We love Museums!

15.5 million visits made in 2012-13 to CAMD museums in Australia and New Zealand

Museum Victoria wins at new Arts in Asia Award

Federal Minister for the Arts Tony Burke applauds winners for building connections and friendships with Asian artists and arts organisations across the region.

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