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Historical toys in İstanbul Toy Museum are coming to life

Historical toys in İstanbul Toy Museum are coming to life İstanbul Toy Museum hosts a venue theater called Helikon. With this theater a lot of art elements like dance, pantomime and music comes alive in the museum. İstanbul Toy Museum; in which you can find the most favorite examples of toy history, spanning from 1700’s to today; breaks a new ...

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MUSEOEUROPE International Symposium in Maribor, Slovenia

MUSEOEUROPE International Symposium in Maribor, Slovenia, 17-19 October 2019 Theme: TEXTILE, THE CULTURE OF CLOTHING AND FASHION Organised by Regional Museum Maribor, Slovenia, MUSEOEUROPE International Symposium was conceived in 2012 as part of the project MARIBOR 2012, European Capital of Culture.  MUSEOEUROPE 2019 focuses on TEXTILES, THE CULTURE OF CLOTHING AND FASHION. The Regional Museum Maribor holds the country’s largest ...

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Museum: Mudam Luxembourg − Musée d’Art Moderne Grand-Duc Jean

Museum: Mudam Luxembourg − Musée d’Art Moderne Grand-Duc Jean www.mudam.lu     MUDAM LUXEMBOURG COLLECTION The Mudam Collection is the most important collection of contemporary art in Luxembourg. Resolutely international in its scope and ambition, the collection’s holdings consist of close to 700 works of art in all media by artists from Luxembourg and around the world. A small nucleus ...

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The end of an era: Danièle Wagener retires

Danièle Wagener, Director of the 2 Musées de la Ville de Luxembourg, will retire on 1 September 2018. Holding a degree in art history and archaeology from the Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) and a Master of Arts from Columbia University, New York, she joined the Luxembourg City administration in 1986 as curator of Villa Vauban, the city’s art museum, ...

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The Royal British Columbia Museum Repatriation Grant

The Royal BC Museum’s work supporting repatriation from museums across the world to Indigenous communities is an institutional priority, particularly given the museum’s extensive First Nations collections and long history of partnering with Indigenous communities in British Columbia. For the Royal BC Museum, facilitating repatriation requests is a matter of ethical integrity and deep-rooted cultural respect; for decades the museum ...

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The Swedish National Heritage Board – now an agency for museums

 The Swedish National Heritage Board has served as Sweden’s central administrative agency for cultural heritage and the historic environment since the 17th century. However, on 1 June 2017, the Government of Sweden widened the remit of the Heritage Board further to include coordination and promotion of development, innovation and cooperation in the museums field. This new commission addresses museums all over ...

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The Road Ahead: World Motor Museum for Motor Museums 2018

The World Forum for Motor Museums is a bi-annual event for museum professionals, volunteers and owners and operators of motoring and transport collections. In previous years this popular event has been held in the USA, Australia and in recent years has been staged in the Italian city of Modena and Sinsheim Germany. This year the event is staged at the ...

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