Zaha Hadid, Ladies’ Shoes, 2011, photo: V. Wohlgemuth/ Universalmuseum Joanneum

Material Memory

Collecting Plastic


But how does one select from the seemingly infinite number of plastic objects those worthy of being included in collections? How does one even go about conserving and restoring all the various kinds of plastics? more...
Project by Sonia Boyce, Presenting the female body: Challenging a Victorian fantasy in Manchester Art Gallery, 2018, photo: Susan Rushton

Diversify your audience!

Visitor Research and Museum Development


What forms of visitor research are suited for museums of differing sizes? What developments are possible with information on how visitors experience and respond to museums? more...


What's going on in 2018


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Heads and employees of museums, freelance curators, designers and cultural mediators, collections more...