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Publications

CFP Abstracts: Museum Ireland Vol 30

9 Apr 2024

The Irish Museums Association (IMA) has issued a call for submissions of paper abstracts for Museum Ireland, Volume 30. Deadline: Midnight, Tuesday 30 April 2024....

Awards & Bursaries

Open call for nominations for OMPA 2024

27 Mar 2024

CIMAM Outstanding Museum Practice Award is calling for nominations that highlight exceptional practices that shape the world of modern and contemporary art museums....

Funding

Dept. TCAGS&M launches 2024 funding schemes

19 Mar 2024

The Department of Tourism, Culture, Arts, Gaeltacht, Sport and Media has launched the Regional Museums Exhibition, Mobility of Collections, Co-operation with NI, and Small Scale Local Festivals and Summer Schools Schemes....

Publications

Wellbeing and engagement in culture, arts, heritage and sport by adults in Northern Ireland 2022/23

14 Mar 2024

NI Statistics and Research Office presents the findings from the 2022/23 Continuous Household Survey (CHS) in relation to wellbeing and engagement with culture, arts, heritage and sport in Northern Ireland....

Appointments

New advisory committee to focus on women and women’s stories in the national cultural collections

12 Mar 2024

Members of the Advisory Committee on the Representation of Women and Women’s Stories within the collections of the National Cultural Institutions have been announced....

Publications

NEMO publishes Guidelines on climate protection in museums

6 Mar 2024

The NEMO Working Group Sustainability and Climate Action is proud to share the translated 'Guidelines on climate protection in museums', published in 2023 by Deutscher Museumsbund....

Conference

The IMA announces 2024 Annual Conference theme

6 Mar 2024

The IMA has announced the theme for the 2024 Annual Conference, taking place in Carlow on the 23 and 24 May: Breaking Boundaries - The Future of Regional Museums....

Developments

Funding of Over £12 million Secured for Derry~Londonderry on the North Atlantic (DNA) Museum

4 Mar 2024

More than £12.7m in funding has been secured for the Derry~Londonderry on the North Atlantic (DNA) Museum in Ebrington Square on the banks of the Foyle....

Funding

Craggaunowen set for €1m makeover

1 Mar 2024

Clare County Council has announced a €1m investment in the popular East Clare visitor attraction and open-air museum....