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Awards & Bursaries

Museums and Me 2020, seeking nominations

7 Aug 2020

Museums and Me is seeking nominations (by 31 August 2020) for the island of Ireland’s most family-friendly cultural spots, from museums, galleries and areas of natural beauty to the incredible and downright magical....

Developments

Butler Gallery reopens in new home

6 Aug 2020

The Butler Gallery in Kilkenny has reopened in a new permanent home, Evans' Home, following 44 years based in Kilkenny Castle. ...

Collections

Collecting action - History in the Making, House of European History

6 Aug 2020

The House of European History have issued a call to museums to share their initiatives collecting life during the pandemic, by sharing images of collected material for online exhibition and informing them of your approach....

Funding

2020 Audience engagement fund, Dept. MTACSG

6 Aug 2020

The Department of Media, Tourism, Arts, Culture, Sports and the Gaeltacht has announced an audience engagement fund for small, regional and specialised museums. Deadline: 5.30pm, 4 September 2020....

Awards & Bursaries

Open call: Museums in Short 2020

6 Aug 2020

musil – Museum of Industry and Labour, in collaboration with EMA - European Museum Academy and Forum of Slavic Cultures, have issued an open call to the 7th edition of Museums in Short 2020....

Awards & Bursaries

British Art Network bursaries

4 Aug 2020

The British Art Network have announced the following bursaries are now open for applications by the 14 September 2020: Emerging Curator Group, Sub Groups, Seminars....

Awards & Bursaries

Kid's in Museums Family Friendly Museum Award From Home shortlist announced

29 Jul 2020

Online engagement programmes by The Glucksman and The Museum of Childhood Ireland Project have been shortlisted for the Kid's in Museums Family Friendly Museum Award From Home - Best International Digital Activity....

Publications

Digitisation and IPR, NEMO Report

16 Jul 2020

NEMO has published a report, Digitisation and IPR in museums, identifying challenges that museums in Europe still encounter when digitising their collections and establishing online access to them....

Funding

DMACTSG - Cultural Capital Scheme 2019-2022

16 Jul 2020

The Dept MACTSG has announced a range of capital funding measures to assist in the re-opening of arts and culture venues (incl. museums, archives and heritage centres) under Stream D of the Cultural Capital Scheme 2019-2022....