Leading Museums, Museum Leaders


Indigenous aquaculture site Budj Bim

added to UNESCO World Heritage list

Te Papa bugs Chicago

‘Fantastic Bug Encounters!’ at the Field

Roberto Burle Marx’s garden restoration

supported by Brazilian Govt & UNESCO

The Moon at Geelong Gallery

(& The Powerhouse, Scienceworks & QM)

The Library of Life on Earth

AM profiles major endeavour

ACMI welcomed to Bendigo to manage

Creative Industries Hub in regional move

SAM’s Yurtu Ardla wood carving exhibition

initiated by Nukunu & Adnyamathanha men

Beaker Street@TMAG incl celebration 150 yrs

periodic table The Chemistry of Life

Stefano Carboni departs AGWA

– interim co-directors appointed pending recruitment

Patrick Greene announced as Dublin’s

EPIC museum director & CEO

Morrison Govt to buy Hawke’s first home

to illustrate Australia’s democratic history

Daryl Karp on the importance of democracy

& the value of MoADOPH to Australians

Burrup Penin Living Knowledge Centre

Woodside’s $4M to Murujuga Aboriginal Corp

A call for concrete action on art world

salaries – Art + Museum Transparency

Richard Lariviere, CE, Field Museum renews

Field’s spaces, reputation, staff & research

In one of Pakistan’s gun markets

a library thrives, quietly

Military museum or memorial?

– former AWM director’s view

NMA’s anti-war float restored for CMAG’s

Activism: Forces for change in Canberra

OM progresses preservation of moa prints

& explores conservation & exhibition options

Haast’s eagle surveys Te Taiao: in focus

for Te Papa’s Friend Takeover: Access All Areas

Leon Kempler AM new MV President

– remains Chair Questacon Advisory Council

Julie Gough’s ‘Tense Past’ at TMAG shows

brutalities of colonial settlement still felt

NSW MoG moves SLM & SARA to DPC

Adam Lindsay, ED for both SLM & SARA

Why China has 100’s of empty ghost museums

– icons & a sense of place, culture & history

NLA’s Marie-Louise Ayers on AWA, National

E-deposit System & radical incrementalism

“Schools are failing our children

The solution lies in art education.”

‘Great Art & Culture for Everyone’ vs

‘everyone’s right to access art & culture’

Leonardo lovers melt down Louvre’s website

– timed tickets for da Vinci exhibition

SAM’s opalised Kronosaurus tooth

Donor’s gift on display in Opal Gallery

WAM & UWA identify 56 new arachnids

WA a hotspot for 4,000 spp subterrranean fauna

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