Leading Museums, Museum Leaders


Univ of Auckland dialogue for mātauranga

Māori, science, HASS & Pacific knowledge

What’s in a name? Taxonomy, Hitler’s beetle

& the flower formerly known as Hibbertia

11yo Murphy Widdowson finds new Wolf Spider

– support from QVMAG, WAM & Murdoch & cake

AM optimism for Christmas (beetle count)

via La Niña rainfall & iNaturalist tracker

Museum curators among most trusted profs

Britain’s Ipsos MORI’s Veracity Index

Museums among Aus’s most trusted instns

CAMD, Democracy 2025 & IPSOS survey

Chicago’s Art Institute fired its docents

in a fight about the future of museums

Egypt’s ancient road of 1,000 sphinxes

unveiled in spectacular ceremony

Twelve functions of arts management under

Enterprise, Engaging, Enacting, Enabling

Met renames wing for Oscar Tang – $125M donor

& ups its “Emergency Relief Fund” to $100M

Darwin’s greatest regret – on his deathbed

a reflection on what makes life worth living

AWMM & OM research & collns collaboration

grant to date Māori past using marine shells

Using online reviews for evaluating quality

of cultural tourism in Italian Museums

Museum Rankings based on Visitors Sentiment

by calculating scores for TripAdvisor reviews

Elizabeth Merritt on volunteers & equity

– museums & audience representativeness

It doesn’t belong in a museum

Stolen Nepali art key test for Western instns

SAM works with Kaurna Smithfield Ref Gp to

rebury Indigenous bones & restless spirits

AG $47M for Aus Natl Collecting Instns

to digitise at-risk collns & support Trove

22 director roles vacant in US museums

– why does nobody want them?

Museum rivalry ‘could make Dutch Vermeer

show last of its kind’ as co-operation drops

Museums Aotearoa new CE announced

by Co-chairs as Adele Fitzpatrick

NMA opens Inbetween – exhibition from

Aus pavilion Venice Biennale Archi 2021

Convicts & Democracy: Conviction Politics

Hub launched by Sally McManus, Sec, ACTU

SLM to prepare Female Factory Museum plan

NSW Govt announces funding & goals

Germany launches portal for colonial era

objects in German museums

39,000 Indigenous Australian objects

in UK museums identified by ARC project

MGNSW announces IMAGinE Award Winners

– AM’s Laura McBride & Unsettled recognised

AWMM wins Heritage, Hospitality & Public

Architecture Awards @ NZIA NZ Awards

Dist Prof Chennupati Jagadish AC FAA FTSE

to become next President, AAS

(Aus) Ntl Research Infrastructure (NRI)

Roadmap Exposure Draft released

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