Leading Museums, Museum Leaders


10.2 M visited the Louvre in Paris in 2018

– half under 30 – publicity & program

Design teams announced for public space

in $1B new Southbank arts precinct

Te Papa’s new $12M nature zone

centrepiece – 700-year-old moa egg

AM Research Inst establishes

DNA test for black market echidnas

Sydney to host Communicating the Arts

24th edn of conference 12–14 Nov 2019

ICOM seeks new museum definition

– calls for submissions by 20 May 2019

AWM loan of 2500 year old Grecian urn to

NSW Anzac Memorial strengthens ties

QMN’s 4th World Science Festival Brisbane

Cosmos’s top ten for March @WSFBrisbane

ACMI CEO Katrina Sedgwick’s journey

‘from street theatre to arts supremo’

Ohio museum preps for Boy Scouts’ Colln

Bankruptcy & abuse scandal raise doubts

Miyazaki World

a life in art

James Turrell’s Roden Crater

set to open after 45 years

ArtNet’s selection 13 major museum

openings and expansions set for 2019

The night parrot: a mystery as old

as Country (- & the museum collections)

AWM’s $498M announcement event

supported with Kerry Stokes $740K donation

AmaGA National Conference 11-18 May 2019

Alice Springs – draft program released

OM seeks 12% funding increase

– potential for national & local funding

National Gallery for Aboriginal Art

& Cultures – SA pushes ahead

$1M for AmaGA WA to digitise regional

collns on Collns WA platform

2019 China-NZ Year of Tourism launch

at Te Papa cancelled – Huawei fallout?

QMN celebrates women in science for

Interl Day of Women & Girls in Science

Australia Day Honours 2019

in the arts

Smithsonian loses $1M every week

of US Government shutdown

Adelaide Holocaust education & museum

reminds students of anti-Semitism dangers

Pitt Rivers on returning the dead

& the dialogue on cultural authority

The Met re-evaluating gift acceptance

policy in wake of Sackler lawsuits

AAMD has voted to impose sanctions

on Berkshire & La Salle Univ museums

2018 in museums: big ethics

questions dominate the field

NZ Review of scientific collns & databases

Min Business, Innovation & Employment (BIE)

Te Papa’s final restructure released –

Min BIE National collections review close

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