Steam Open Day | Sunday 28 July

"Steam Open Day | Sunday 28 July"

It’s all go go go at the Crossness Open Day on Sunday 28th July Steam wagons, tractors and vintage cars will be among the attractions at the forthcoming steam day on Sunday 28th July.  We sometimes forget in a time when the financial sector dominates the news that Britain owes its leading position in the world economy due to the  Read more →

A Training Day | Kick it Out! Football and Archives

"A Training Day | Kick it Out! Football and Archives"

Kick it Out! Football and Archives A Training Day for Heritage, Community and Creative Professionals Date |  Monday 16 September 2013 Time |   12 noon to 4.30pm (bring a picnic lunch) Cost |  FREE Place |  London Metropolitan Archives, 40 Northampton Road, London EC1R 0HB What |  A study day for heritage, community and creative professionals on engaging creatively with  Read more →

A Practical Workshop | Data Protection

"A Practical Workshop | Data Protection"

Data Protection | Compliance without Headaches A practical workshop exploring how to comply with the Data Protection Act 1998, with particular regard to the Arts & Heritage sector. When | 17 September 2013 Where | The Paul Mellon Centre for Studies in British Art, 16 Bedford Square, London, WC1B 3JA Cost | £150 (£90 unwaged) Organised by | The recordsmanagementconsultancy Facilitators | Charlotte Brunskill, Archivist  Read more →

Marsh Awards for Excellence in Gallery Education

"Marsh Awards for Excellence in Gallery Education"

Nominations now Open | Marsh Awards for Excellence in Gallery Education Do you know someone doing excellent work in gallery education and learning? engage and the Marsh Christian Trust are delighted to announce the Marsh Awards for Excellence in Gallery Education 2013, which celebrate the achievements of those working in learning and education within gallery or visual arts contexts. Four awards  Read more →

The John Ellerman Foundation | Regional Museums Fund

"The John Ellerman Foundation | Regional Museums Fund"

£300,000 Fund Available to Regional Museums The John Ellerman Foundation has created a £300,000 fund for regional museums and galleries with a focus on visual and decorative arts, and social and natural history collections. The aim of the fund is to enhance and sustain curatorial development to attract a broader public. This could include new ways of working for curators,  Read more →

Arts Council England | Four Funding Streams

"Arts Council England | Four Funding Streams"

New Arts Council England funding streams Applications open for four funding streams worth £15m for cultural organisations, libraries and art projects. Arts Council England has announced that applications are now open for four funding streams, likely to be worth more than £15m. The funding is intended for cultural organisations, libraries and arts projects. The four streams are Exceptional Awards, Unlimited  Read more →

Jobs wb 08 July 2013

"Jobs wb 08 July 2013"

Ice Well Visit Assistant (3 posts) London Canal Museum Responsible to: Chair of Trustees Rate of pay: £10 per hour including holiday pay. This is a short-term, part-time, employed position for a period of 10 weeks commencing mid-August 2013 Hours of work: Thursdays 1300 -1700, Saturdays 10-1630, Sundays 10-1630 The Job holder will work at the London Canal Museum assisting visitors  Read more →

Capital Grants Available | Save Local Assets

"Capital Grants Available | Save Local Assets"

£4.75m available to help communities save their local assets Capital grants of between £100,000 and £500,000 are available now to help organisations ready to take the next step in acquiring a local asset. Organisations with innovative and ambitious plans for community asset ownership will be able to apply for these grants till 30 August 2013. There is £4.75m available in  Read more →

Connecting with Collections Symposium | September 27th

"Connecting with Collections Symposium | September 27th"

Connecting with Collections Symposium Cambridge, 27th September 2013 Registration is now open for the “Connecting with Collections” Symposium in Mill Lane Lecture Rooms, Cambridge, on Friday 27 September 2013. This one-day symposium presents the results of an AHRC- and ACE-funded research programme across six of the University of Cambridge Museums.  The research has explored novel ways both of using the  Read more →

Hackney Remembers | WW1 exhibition launch at Hackney Museum | Wednesday 17 July

"Hackney Remembers | WW1 exhibition launch at Hackney Museum | Wednesday 17 July"

Hackney Remembers Hackney Pupils and local volunteers get ready to launch their WW1 Exhibition at Hackney Museum A WW1 Exhibition will launch at Hackney Museum on Wednesday 17th July 2013 from 3-5pm. Curated by Children from two Hackney schools and community volunteers the exhibition is a culmination of a local heritage project called Hackney Remembers and is open to the  Read more →