Leading Museums, Museum Leaders


AM, NHM & Univ of Adelaide – New evidence

in search for the mysterious Denisovans

TRA releases National & State Tourism

Satellite Accounts 2019-20

AMaGA National Conf Canberra 7-10 June 2021

Invited speakers & registration announced

ANMM’s Welcome Wall becomes

Australia’s National Monument to Migration

National Treasures & AWMM listening

to why people see things as valuable

AMaGA’s MAPDA & MAGNA Awards 2021

– open now, entries closing 14 & 30 April

$69M for digital art? NFT concerns

– non-fungible tokens, art & environment

CultureGrrl on AAMD’s deaccession dilemma

(& the Met’s equivocations)

UK seeks tougher planning rules for statues

MA condemns as ‘impractical & unethical’

Tristam Hunt on museums’ Covid learnings

civic mission & wonder of material culture

AAM TrendsWatch report 2021

Navigating a Disrupted Future

ACMI from shadows to screens

– FT reviews development

AWM launch step in public consultation

for Development Project

Tāmaki Herenga Waka: Stories of Auckland

AWMM explores stories of city’s migrants

Architecture AU reviews ARM’s NMA at 20

“garrulous, colourful and melodramatic”

AM asking questions – Why?

pivot in brand marketing since reopening

MAAS opens Iranzamin exhibition

– showcasing rarely-seen Persian arts

Grigoryans respond to 18 NMA objects

This is Us: A Musical Reflection of Australia

QVMAG’s Brett Whiteley Waves V rediscovery

– lost work found during collections audit

V&A to say goodbye to depts by material

– woodwork, metalwork etc & 20% of curators

Reimagining BM – curators sought to lead

consultation & briefs for new galleries

Pompeii’s new director

‘Excavation is always a kind of destruction’

CM seeks Cantabrians input on CM’s future

– submissions due by 6 Apr 2021

MCA’s Liz Anne McGregor calls time

‘An enormous legacy’ after 22 years

AWM digitises wartime letters Lt Reginald Saunders

– highest ranked Indigenous soldier

AWM need to tell contemporary stories

bipartisan support from Parliament’s PWC

AM appoints Laura McBride First Nations Dir

redefining relationship with First Nations

NMA celebrates 20 years & the future

– past controversies left behind

Icom restarts museum defn consultation

– ideological rift persists

Pandemic polemics: Met’s off-key NPR msg

v Cleveland’s harmonious storage show

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