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Why is a Museum Definition so Important?

The International Council of Museums may seem like it has about as much to do with your work as New York’s fashion week does with your sartorial choices. 1,041 more words


08/10/2019 Francesca Elliott (CHSTM)

Power Machinery Models at the Smithsonian (and the pros and cons of an international fellowship mid-PhD)

Earlier this year I was fortunate to spend 3 months at the National Museum of American History, part of the Smithsonian Institution, doing a research fellowship funded by the Arts and Humanities Research Council International Placement Scheme. 113 more words

Lunchtime Seminars

Wandering Around The Tates

I went to these museums to gain primary research from these artworks, by seeing them in person and then sketching a couple of the artworks. 82 more words

Unit 5

Two Days in napier

Just recently the husband and I had a child free weekend away, during this time we spend two days exploring the town of Napier in the Hawkes Bay.  1,105 more words


A Swedish Education

I began my exciting trip through Scandinavia in Sweden – in particular Stockholm, Sweden! I will preface this post (and my entire trip to Scandinavia) with the statement that I knew  2,877 more words


Xiaoze Xie: Objects of Evidence at Asia Society Museum, September 10, 2019 - January 5, 2020

“Asia Society presents an exhibition of paintings, installation, photography, and video by Xiaoze Xie (b. 1966 in Guangdong Province, China) tracing the history of banned books in China and exploring the subjectivity of censorship in relation to the shifting nature of sociopolitical and religious ideologies. 467 more words