Our Museum: Communities and Museums as Active Partners is a Paul Hamlyn Foundation Special Initiative to facilitate a process of development and organisational change within museums and galleries committed to active partnership with their communities, with the ambition of affecting the museum sector more widely.
This initiative will:
This website provides information on the progress of the initiative and is a forum for participants to share their experiences and learning. It will also be a resource for others within the museums and galleries sector to find information and resources about new ways for organisations to achieve effective community engagement.
Call for applications for a European leadership programme for young aspiring museum professionals.KulturAgenda, based in Austria, is a small museums institute that delivers mainly business-related training programmes to the European museums…Continue
Hi everyone, Wow what a fabulous and inspiring Peer Review, it was so great to see many of you again and make new connections. We manged to get 12 community partner interviews too - thank you so much! I can't wait to watch them.Thanks too to all of…Continue
http://www.freshandnew.org/Fresh+New began as a blog written by Seb Chan during his time at the Powerhouse Museum in Sydney. The purpose of the site is to act as a repository and sounding board for…Continue
I recently asked the GEM network for any examples of services/activities that museums were supplying to address the pre-employment needs of adults (self-confidence, numeracy, literacy, team working etc). I have had a number of replies and I will,…Continue