Closing the gender pay gap at ACE and museums 05/04/2018


ACE and many museums have reported on gender pay gaps. »more

Nesta seeks nominations for New Radicals 05/04/2018


Nominate a museum professional for Nesta's 'New Radicals' - recognition for those changing the status quo and working for communities. »more

Horizon scan of experimental cultural work published as part of ACE’s plans to 2030 05/04/2018


Social mobility, arts teaching hours, changing work patterns and the digital expectations of a new generation all likely to shape the cultural sector in the next decade. »more

Enduring objects, contested meanings: Civilisations launches on BBC2 14/03/2018


The museum festival connected with the major television series launches at the National Gallery. »more

Taskforce report calls for a ‘brave approach to collections management’ 14/03/2018


The Museums Taskforce recommends a more radical approach to disposals. »more

‘Why collect?’ makes the case for more funds for new acquisitions 14/03/2018


The report includes a 'long view' of the museum sector stretching back to the 1830s and eleven recent case studies of acquisitions that have been transformative for museums and audiences. »more

2018 Working Internationally Conference: Working locally, Thinking Globally 06/02/2018


Event and roundtable breakfast on 7th March at the National Museum of Scotland. »more

ACE and HLF consult on long term plans 06/02/2018


The bodies are seeking views before creating five and ten year strategies. »more

Hepworth Wakefield revives 1940s scheme to create artists prints for primary schools 06/02/2018


Jeremy Deller, Martin Creed, Anthea Hamilton, Helen Marten, Haroon Mirza and Rose Wylie have created pictures for the new scheme. »more

NMDC and MA respond to UK consultation on ivory 11/01/2018


Sector responses as government prepares for most ivory sales to become illegal and China bans the trade. »more

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