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 01 Nov, 2018

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

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Historical Interpretation Award 2018

Wed 10 Oct, 2018

We are delighted to announce that Wangaratta Stories won the Historical Interpretation Award at the Victorian Community History Awards 2018. The project was part of the Roving Curator Program run by Museums Australia (Victoria).

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2018 Victorian Museum Awards Winners Announced

Thu 30 Aug, 2018

The 2018 Victorian Museum Awards Ceremony was held last night at Melbourne Museum. Find out who took out these prestigious Awards this year.

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The latest issue of INSITE magazine is out

Wed 15 Aug, 2018

The August-October issue of INSITE on the theme 'Ethics' has arrived in member’s mailboxes. Expect to read about the ethics of repatriation, human remains from war, art and institutional risk, telling LGBTQ stories, and ethical processes for taking oral histories.

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New Story on Victorian Collections

Thu 26 Jul, 2018

'Summon the Living, Bells from Victorian Community Collections' curated by Kitty Owens explores the use of bells through out history.

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New Story on Victorian Collections

Thu 28 Jun, 2018

'The Dolls of Victoria: An unveiled toy story' curated by Marysabel Ramos, provides an insight into our attachment to dolls.

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Victorian Museum Awards 2018: Deadline extended to 29 June

Wed 13 Jun, 2018

Good news! Victorian Museum Awards 2018: the closing date for submission of entries has been extended to Friday 29 June.

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ROYAL AGRICULTURAL SOCIETY OF VICTORIA HERITAGE COLLECTION GAINS MUSEUM ACCREDITATION

Tue 12 Jun, 2018

We are delighted to announce that the Royal Agricultural Society of Victoria Heritage Collection has gained Accreditation by Museums Australia (Victoria).

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The Latest Issue of INSITE is Out

Wed 23 May, 2018

This issue is on the theme ‘Research’ and features articles that reflect the different types of research going on in museums and galleries that each play an important role and enrich the value of collections to researchers and the public.

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