Leading Museums, Museum Leaders


NEMO follow-up survey on COVID-19 impact

on museums in Europe

QM describes new carnivorous sea sponges

at up to 3,000m in GAB

WAM explores UV light & Australian mammals

following Mammalia & NYT reports

How did the Benin bronzes come to Europe?

Dan Hicks on The Brutish Museums

Brian Sherman made AM’s Governor Emeritus

– & a key part of AM’s revitalisation

NSW Govt backs M&G sector’s “Culture up late”

– funding for summer late night opening

NGV to develop Australia’s largest

contemporary art & design gallery

Toi moko & Te Papa’s Karanga

Aotearoa Repatriation Program

Lockdown gardens – an ancient lineage

viewed through Te Papa’s collns

Art has always helped, healed and cured

Turin museum equipped for vaccination pgm

Australians support masks & border closures

& are willing to be vaccinated for COVID-19

COVID or Covid? The comfort of pedantry

at a time of national crisis

Cultural sector reports misleading numbers

– Unknowingly? Why it needs to stop in 2021

The Met’s “responsibility to speak out”

Pres & CE sign Statement on Capitol offense

AWM ‘young and free’ branding adapts

+ a Greek perspective on national anthem

What’s the word of the year for 2020?

in US art museum world it’s ‘deaccession’

12 major international controversies of 2020

– & why they won’t disappear in 2021

Victorian Collections online launched

– supported by MV & AMAG Vic

Univ of Melb & MV Tas tiger collaboration

findings only possible through museum loans

Parramatta Powerhouse’s galactical spaces

– first look inside

2021’s biggest exhibitions

opening around the world

More museums presenting “Sponsored Content”

– is this a problem?

Are Covid-safe theatres really safe in NSW?

– half masks, packed foyers & bar queues

Louvre – world’s most popular art museum

saw 72% drop in visitors last year

Major global museum & expansions

opening in 2021 incl Grand Egyptian Museum

DCMS London museums close for Tier 3

Covid closures extend in Paris

Google’s 2020 “Year in Search” incl an appearance

for “virtual museum tours”

Our cultural institutions are wokewashing

the past as a narrative of grievance

5,000 years in 350 objects: V&A reveals

details about its epic ‘immersive’ Iran show

CultureGrrl “Deaccession Dejection”

AAMD & Baltimore Museum (+ Seb Smee)

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