Events

ICOM-ITC Workshop on Learning in Museums: Travel Grants

ICOM-ITC Workshop on Learning in Museums: Travel Grants

ICOM, ICOM China and the Palace Museum will award travel grants to attend a training seminar on “Learning in Museums’, to be held in Beijing, 27 Oct- 4 Nov.  Read More

European Museum Mediators Conference | Portugal

European Museum Mediators Conference | Portugal

The European Museum Mediators Conference, the final event in a project supported by the European Commission’s Lifelong Learning Programme, will take place in the Algarve, Portugal, on 16-17 September.  Read More

Exhibition: "Capture the Spirit of Ramadan" | Malaysia

Exhibition: “Capture the Spirit of Ramadan” | Malaysia

The “Capture the Spirit of Ramadan” International Photography Competition (IRPC) is being presented at the Islamic Arts Museum of Malaysia in Kuala Lumpur, an ASEMUS member  Read More

Exhibition: "Auspicious Designs: Batik for Peranakan Altars" | Singapore

Exhibition: “Auspicious Designs: Batik for Peranakan Altars” | Singapore

The Peranakan Museum, Singapore, an ASEMUS member, currently presents an exhibition entitled ‘Auspicious Designs: Batik for Peranakan Altars’.  Read More

NEMO Conference: Museums Working for Social Cohesion | Italy

NEMO Conference: Museums Working for Social Cohesion | Italy

Entitled ‘Living Together in a Sustainable Europe – Museums Working for Social Cohesion’, the 22nd Annual Conference of the Network of European Museum Organisations (NEMO) will take place in Bologna, Italy, on 7-8 November.  Read More

Course: Creating Innovative Learning Programmes | UK

Course: Creating Innovative Learning Programmes | UK

The Victoria and Albert Museum (London, UK), an ASEMUS member, welcomes applications for ‘Creating Innovative Learning Programmes’, its new one-week intensive course. This international training course will take place in London on 3-7 November 2014.  Read More

Buddhist Hanging Scroll from Heungguksa Temple | Korea

Buddhist Hanging Scroll from Heungguksa Temple | Korea

The National Museum of Korea presents a thematic exhibition entitled ‘Encounter with Amitāyus in Sukhāvatī, Buddhist Hanging Scroll at Hengguksa Temple’, which displays a large hanging scroll once used for Buddhist outdoor rituals. This display is part of the regular series of the Buddhist painting exhibition held in the National Museum of Korea. Since 2006, this is the eighth installment in the museum’s ongoing series of exhibitions of banner paintings used for Buddhist rituals.  Read More

Conference: Rethinking Museums & Sustainable Development

Conference: Rethinking Museums & Sustainable Development

The 2014 Annual Conference of ICOM’s ICTOP (International Committee for the Training of Personnel) will be held in Hanoi and Ha Long Bay, Vietnam, on 21-25 October.

Entitled ‘Rethinking Museums & Sustainable Development for the Global Profession – Postcolonial Museology, Appropriate Capacity Building and Regional Engagement’, the event takes place in the broader framework of recent debates which challenge hegemonic notions of museology and the conventional approaches to capacity building in museums. It also aims to provide an intensive professional development programme for museum staff in Asia and the Pacific.  Read More

[Call] Asia-Europe Museum Network General Conference 2014

The 6th Asia-Europe Museum Network (ASEMUS) General Conference will be held at Weltmuseum Wien (World Museum Vienna), Austria, from 24th to 27th September 2014.   Read More

[Bangkok] Art of Memory in Contemporary Textiles

[Bangkok] Art of Memory in Contemporary Textiles

Jim Thompson House Museum and Art Center proudly presents, “mnēmonikos: Art of Memory in Contemporary Textiles”, to be held in Bangkok, Thailand, from 22 August 2013 to 22 February 2014.  Read More

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