Leading Museums, Museum Leaders


Stockman’s Hall of Fame reopens – kelpie

entices families with what kids want

AWM’s Anzac Hall closes in prep – but

AWM to remain open during redevelopment

RAAF marks centenary nationally

& Queen attends Runnymede memorial

OM opens Fashion FWD >> Disruption

through Design exhibition

“When flood comes to the Museum of Fire”

on the Nepean River at Penrith

QVMAG Looking for Paradise exhibition

a statement on migration by Hartog-Gautier

SAM’s Head of Humanities John Carty

on social media

MV snr curator selects 5 from NHM loan

for Treasures of the Natural World

Has the drop in visitors changed museums

– forever? – a digital pivot – TAN podcast

AusCo Audience Outlook Monitor March 2021

Australia Snapshot Report released

Caren Rangi, ONZM appointed as Chair

Arts Council of New Zealand Toi Aotearoa

Art in museums is long – directorships are

short – progressive deaccessioning & DEIA

UK Govt heritage policy direction

criticised by prof societies of historians

ABC explores looted antiquities

– a question of ‘when’ not ‘if’?

Can museums really make digital visits pay?

– online experiences worth subscribing for

Castlemaine Art Museum looks to the future

through Creative & Heritage Vic funding

AM expansion’s wayfinding success –

Entro collab with architects & First Nations staff

AM Eureka Prizes 2021 open until 28 May

– honouring excellence in science

QM’s World Science Festival Brisbane 2021

continuing in regional Qld until Nov

Concern at suggestion of vaccine passports

for museum visitors – MA UK

Te Papa marks a year since lockdown

Collecting to tell the story of Covid-19

TRA NVS 2020 calendar year

– domestic day & o/n + intl down $78.3B

TAN’s Visitor Figures 2020: art museums’

attendance drops by 77% – Louvre still #1

Britain stole the sacred Benin Bronzes

– so why is Germany leading their return?

Rio Tinto pledge on cultural heritage

to shift hearts & minds post Juukan Gorge

New V&E East director seeks transformation

to respond to digital, colonialism & youth

Simon Maidment new Assoc Dir Art Museums

at Univ of Melbourne – leaving NGV career

Total Cost of Stewardship: responsible

colln bldg in archives & special collns

Selling art to pay the bills divides the US

museum directors – AAMD policy challenge

‘A Little Bit of Justice: The Drawings of Charlie Flannigan’

drawings held by SAM return to Darwin

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