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RECIPIENTS ANNOUNCED FOR THE 2019 ROVING CURATOR PROGRAM

Thu 22 Nov, 2018

The Exhibitions Advisory Sub-committee are pleased to announce the successful applicants for the 2019 round of the Roving Curator Program.

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Installation view of MASS by Ron Mueck, 2017 on display at NGV Triennial at NGV International, 2017. Photo: Tom Ross.

Hot off the Press: INSITE magazine ‘Contemporary Collecting’ issue

Wed 14 Nov, 2018

The November-January issue of INSITE on the theme ‘Contemporary Collecting’ is on its way to member’s mailboxes. Expect to read about the co-production of artworks, artists interviews for conservation information, selecting and preserving digital material, building a collection through acquisitive prizes, and collecting from protests and marches. The issue includes a look at this year’s Victorian Museum Awards and has an outline of the objectives of the Veteran’s Heritage Project 2018-2021, and the Museum News Apps & Online and Branch News sections will bring you up-to-date with sector info.

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B24 Liberator Memorial Australia Gains Museum Accreditation

Thu 1 Nov, 2018

We are delighted to announce that the B24 Liberator Memorial Australia has gained Accreditation by Museums Australia (Victoria).

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Upcoming events

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Annual Program 2019

Tue 01 Jan, - Thu 31 Jan,

We hope you enjoyed the Museums Australia (Victoria) events for 2018. As this year draws to a close we are putting the finishing touches on our 2019 Annual Program, which will be launched early next year. Event details will also be updated on our website at that time.

 

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Victorian Collections Cataloguing Workshop - Melbourne

Wed 30 Jan, 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

A hands-on workshop that covers the fundamentals of collection management and cataloguing, using the Victorian Collections system.

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INSITE MAGAZINE

INSITE magazine is about the people and stories that together make up our diverse Victorian museum and gallery community. With interviews, articles, and industry news, it is essential reading for all staff and volunteers in the sector.

INSITE issue

November 2018 - January 2019 / contemporary collecting

This issue is on the theme ‘Contemporary Collecting’ and features articles that explore topics including the co-production of artworks, the use of artists interviews for conservation information, selecting and preserving digital material, building a collection through acquisitive prizes, and collecting from protests and marches.

Other items in this issue are a recap of this year’s Victorian Museum Awards and an outline of the objectives of the Veteran’s Heritage Project 2018-2021. There are our regular columns of Museum News, Apps & Online and Branch News that will bring you up-to-date with sector info.

 

 


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