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The Museums Australia Annual General Meeting will be held on Monday 20 May 2013 at 3:30pm, at the National Convention Centre, Canberra, as part of the National Conference How museums work: people, industry and nation.…Continue
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Community based arts are a vital tool for building strong and vibrant communities.
A growing body of evidence highlights the effectiveness of arts projects in engaging communities and increasing local skills and resources, while at the same time creating new and exciting art works.
A brand new unit offered through Deakin University provides the knowledge and skills needed for you or your staff member to design and successfully deliver effective community based…Continue
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Museum conference coming to capital
By Megan Doherty
National Museum director Andrew Sayers announced yesterday a major conference would be held in Canberra next year, attracting up to 700 delegates. It was his first official duty after being named national president of Museums Australia, the umbrella organisation that advocates for museums and galleries across the nation.
Both announcements were made on International Museum Day, with Mr Sayers saying…Continue
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Dr Darryl McIntryre, stepping down as MA President at the MA-AGM last night in Canberra (at the National Gallery), said he was delighted to announce that MA National Council had decided to appoint Andrew Sayers as President of Museums Australia for the forthcoming year - following his own decision to retire early after three years’ leadership of MA - to concentrate more time on his own research projects.
Dr McIntyre stressed that he was fully confident he was handing MA’s leadership…Continue
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Station: ABC 666 Canberra
Compere: Alex Sloan
Summary ID: W00048734920
Item: Discussion about Museums
Guest: Carol Cartwright, President Museums Australia (ACT)
Transcript courtesy of Media Monitors
ALEX SLOAN: And in fact, today is International Museums Day[sic].
And, kind of the whole…Continue
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More information, including the shortlist wnners, is available here: http://www.museumsaustralia.org.au/site/magna2011_winners.php
The outstanding winners of the inaugural 2011 Museums and Galleries National Awards (MAGNA) have been announced at an official awards presentation at Museums Australia’s National Conference gala dinner held at the Hackett Hall Gallery, Western Australian Museum in Perth on…Continue
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The National Office has been working on getting all the old issues of MA Magazine (previously Museum National) available to members on the MA website.
We now have available Volumes 1 thru 12 on the website - you can view the contents and download the whole magazine to read (remember to log in). Non-members are able to view the contents, but only members can view the magazine.
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Museums Australia Multimedia & Publication Design Awards 2011
Call for Entries
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with Interpretation Australia
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This award celebrates the exceptional work undertaken by individuals and Australian institutions to strengthen international ties and contribute to the cultural richness of our region.
ICOM Australia believes that cooperative projects are very important in strengthening museum relations internationally by promoting information sharing across borders and distributing unique resources worldwide.
The Award is for either:…Continue
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