Leading Museums, Museum Leaders


TMAG & Dark Mofo – Julie Gough: Tense Past

engaging with violent colonial history

RM Greenwich appoints Paddy Rodgers

former CE, Euronav – crude oil tanker co.

America’s Museums have become a

political battleground

QM identifies new legless skink

& names for Worm Country – Anyara

New ‘king’ of fossils on Kangaroo Island

SAM, UNE & Univ of Adelaide discovery

$2m grant given to MONA to boost tourism

in bushfire-ravaged Tasmania

NSW State 2019-20 budget invests in AM

ops & capital and MAAS capital

Fred & Myrtle’s Paua Shell House at CM

‘surprise & delight’

Fostoria – dinosaur discovered by

& named for opal-miner – AM’s holotype

Arts – It’s time to be honest about failure

– numbers & on-going funding misleading

Public value: how can it be measured?

eg’s from culture & heritage (& health)

Guggenheim workers are looking to unionize

as wages stagnate and demands increase

Art world unfunded

Lithuania at Venice – a poster child

Art world going green?

Waste not want not

QM’s $16.2M for expanded off-site research

& biodiversity collection storage facility

Sarah Hitchcock PSM Head of Commemoration

& Visitor Engagement, AWM receives QB Hon

Ian MacLeod AM FWAM, receives QB Hon &

recognises legitimacy of Gascoyne Buddha

Dr Jeremy Johnson AM past-CE, SHMA &

CAMD Treasurer recognised in QB Hons

Ms Daryl Karp AM CE, MoADOPH &

CAMD Chair recognised in QB Hons

Blockbusters in Australian Museums &

Galleries – Rise of Must-See Exhibitions

Anita Jack leaving Golden Dragon Museum

– new challenge to transform Dai Gum San

NGV’s Terracotta Warriors & Cai Guo-Qiang

A scope as big as humanity can conjure

Runway successes – the appeal of

fashion exhibitions in museums

Museums’ favourite measure of success

a history of museum visits in Australasia

Increased funding for Te Papa in Budget 2019

– by $12.5m a year

Arts – Public Investment, Public Gain

ACE & Creative Industries Fedn new report

Australien Future – Tales of Migration

– habitat & displacement of people & birds

Museums increasingly sites of protest

‘engage with issues campaigners raise’

Cultural heritage – who benefits?

… a tool of power?

Adam Goodes The Final Quarter Sydney Film

The Australian Dream Melbourne Film Festival

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