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Twice this year, the curator of the Alaska Jewish Museum (AJM) arrived at work to find swastika stickers on the doors or the museum. After the second attack, Museums Alaska worked with museums across the state to show AJM that they are not alone. Museums, historical societies, cultural centers and related organizations across the state …

DESIGN SHIPPING Our daily view of the world through the prism of design. BY EDITORS October 19, 2021 Albertina Museum, Vienna … The Design Dispatch offers essential news written by experts in the world of design, designed by our dedicated team. Think of it as your cheat sheet for the day in a design delivered …

Starting Monday, people accessing non-essential services in buildings in the Waterloo region will be required to provide proof of their COVID-19 vaccination and personal identification. Proof will be required to enter museums, public spaces in regional buildings, including meeting spaces and to access certain library services. Proof of vaccination will not be required for library …

The first online event on October 26 will cover stories from the Existences project in Brazil. HIGHLAND heritage charity calls for people to attend two upcoming events around museums and climate change. Museums and Heritage Highland invite people to join two free online conferences asking what is the path to a low carbon future for …

The first online event on October 26 will cover stories from the Existences project in Brazil. HIGHLAND heritage charity calls for people to attend two upcoming events around museums and climate change. Museums and Heritage Highland invite people to join two free online conferences asking what is the path to a low carbon future for …

Why not check off a few this semester? (Photo: Metro.co.uk) The UK is home to some of the most fantastic museums in the world, but some of them are best enjoyed when you’re still a kid. Toddlers can participate in interactive science experiments at We The Curious, travel back in time to the Industrial Revolution …

A report released last week by the American Federation of State, County, and Municipal Employees (AFSCME) shows that 228 arts and cultural institutions affected by the pandemic that have received assistance through the federal paycheck protection program ( PPP) of the United States have collectively laid off 28% of their workers, reports Hyperallergic, or more …

LONDON – The Victoria & Albert Museum in London has one of Britain’s most eccentric collections of treasures. In a room in the Museum of Decorative and Applied Arts is the Great Bed of Ware, a 10-foot-wide four-poster bed that was such a popular tourist attraction in 16th-century England that William Shakespeare mentioned it in …

Popular Auckland attractions like the zoo, museum, art gallery and libraries could be added to the growing list of places, events and jobs closed to people who are not fully vaccinated against Covid-19. And Kiwis who wish to see Lorde perform on her Solar Power tour in Western Springs on March 5 are likely to …

ROV Museum Deploys: Short-term Assignment Training Personnel to assist in the 2020 Elections. Go to the beginning of the article Last month, I appealed to Museum Junction for examples of museums helping their communities plan and respond to disasters. Among the many outstanding stories submitted by respondents, one stood out by presenting the issue as …