Leading Museums, Museum Leaders


UK museum leaders recognised in NY hons

incl Mendoza, Morris (Tate) & Stringer (NHM)

Louvre to limit daily visitor numbers by one third

to create ‘more pleasurable viewing experience’

ArtsHub on Australian museum must-sees 2023

– blockbuster exhibns from Cairo to Warmun

TAN’s view of the big museum openings

& must-see art exhibitions in 2023

WAM SeadragonSearch project tracks >3,000

using volunteer divers & facial recognition

Dr John Vallance @ Museums of History NSW

as interim CE pending global search

Aus Arts Min on Cultural Policy release 30-Jan

& “systematic underfunding” of major instns

Te Papa’s Hia Hia Whenua – Landscape and Desire

seen from Dunedin in links to Southland & Otago

Te Papa Mataaho Collective exhibition

Te Puni Aroaro incl 200sqm commission

Australian Science Review, museums & science

ARC funding barrier for museum scientists

ACMI’s Museum Soft Power Map project

developing with Data To Power Prototype

NZ report on value of M&G sector to economy,

environment, society & culture

What makes a good museum and gallery shop?

ArtsHub’s Celina Lei takes a look

So you want a telescope for Christmas?

OM’s Ian Griffin provides a viewpoint

‘Will it end up on a yacht—or in a museum?’

UK Arts Min on export licences & reform

UK-wide digital collections database

project launched to pool object records

ACMI’s ‘Goddess ‘& NMA’s ‘Feared & Revered’

seek to explore feminine power

IWM’s new DG Caro Howell has ‘transformed

ways conflict & its impact are explored’

Aus Env Min responds to Samuels EPBC Review

Nature Positive Plan for env & business

The Age/SMH “Neglect of our cultural heritage

will be to the nation’s peril” (Editorial)

QM, SAM & WAM Insect investigators collab

– scientists & schools collecting & recording

MVRI, WAM & CSIRO RV Investigator Cocos NP

survey reveals new species & ‘shark graveyard’

Australian Frog Calls #3 on ARIA charts

– AM FrogID, Bowerbird & c. collaboration

MAAS Powerhouse Ultimo design released

– initial works scheduled for December 2023

Egyptians petition for BM to return

the Rosetta Stone

BM pledges ‘not to dismantle’ Parthenon

sculptures amid reports of talks with Greece

NHM to install life-size Titanosaur

cast The world’s largest dinosaur to fit (- just)

Gallerie d’Italia’s Art & Finance exhibition

– a long & mutually beneficial history

TMAG’s ‘Lost’ last Tasmanian tiger remains

found! … cataloguing collections matters

NM Scotland, WAM & Menang Noongar on 1839

Albany fish colln’s cultural & natural history

Council of Australasian Museum Directors c/o Lynley Crosswell, Museums Victoria, GPO Box 666, Melbourne VIC 3001, © CAMD 2023
Disclaimer: The content of this website is provided for information purposes only and is not intended as a substitute for professional advice. No claim is made as to the accuracy or authenticity of the content of the website. The Council of Australasian Museum Directors does not accept any liability to any person for the information or advice (or the use of such information or advice) which is provided on this website. The information on our website is provided on the basis that all persons accessing the site undertake responsibility for assessing the relevance and accuracy of its content. No responsibility is taken for any information or services which may appear on any linked web sites. Hostgator.