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2023 Decade of Centenaries Programme launched

27 Mar 2023

The Irish Government has published (23 March) the programme of events for the final year of the Decade of Centenaries, presenting a range of engaging and accessible commemorative initiatives and projects....

Call for Papers

Call for Papers: IMA-NIMC Education and Outreach Forum 2023

23 Mar 2023

The Irish Museums Association (IMA), in partnership with the NI Museums Council (NIMC), have issued a call for papers for the annual Education + Outreach (Ed+O) Forum. Deadline: noon, Tuesday 11 April 2023...


Ulster Folk Museum closes 17 March due to Strike action

18 Mar 2023

NI Public Sector Alliance union members at National Museums NI joined strike action in relation to the Northern Ireland Civil Service Pay Dispute on 17 March....


NLHF publishes Heritage 2033

7 Mar 2023

National Lottery Heritage Fund (NLHF) has shared details of its new 10-year strategy, Heritage 2033, setting out the overarching principles and ambitions of their long-term strategy for the UK's heritage sector....


New appointments to IMMA's Senior Management Team

2 Mar 2023

IMMA (Irish Museum of Modern Art) today (2 March, 2023) announced the appointment of two new members to the Senior Management team - Sheena Barrett as Head of Research & Learning, and Mary Cremin as Head of Programming....


Four new Board members to join the Irish Museum of Modern Art

8 Feb 2023

Ali Curran, Jess Majekodunmi, Mike Fitzpatrick, and Sinéad O’Sullivan appointed to the board of IMMA (Irish Museum of Modern Art)...


Four new appointments to the National Gallery of Ireland Board of Governors and Guardians

8 Feb 2023

Dr Sandra Collins, Dr Michelle D Cullen, Margie McCarthy and Adrian O’Carroll appointed to the Board of Governors and Guardians of the National Gallery of Ireland...

Sectoral issues

Safe to Create Programme

8 Feb 2023

The Department of Tourism, Culture, Arts, Gaeltacht, Sport and Media have launched a new Safe to Create Programme dedicated to promoting Dignity at Work within the Irish Arts and Creative Sector....


New report on digital cataloguing

7 Feb 2023

The NEMO Working Group Digital Transformation has published The Practical Guide for Digital Basic Cataloguing - 10 Principles, to support organisation of digital information and creation of a digital strategy....