LMG seeks Chair, Treasurer, and committee members

"LMG seeks Chair, Treasurer, and committee members"

The London Museums Group committee is seeking five new posts at this years Annual General Meeting.  There are five posts vacant at present – Chair, Treasurer, and three ordinary committee member posts.  This is your opportunity to join the LMG committee and have key role in how the organisation develops, and supports the London museums workforce.

Geffrye Museum – UCL Project “Dig This: Gardening for Health and Well-being” Case Study

"Geffrye Museum – UCL Project “Dig This: Gardening for Health and Well-being” Case Study"

By Han Tao, Ping Ping Weng and Lizzette Flores Introduction ‘Dig This! Gardening for Happiness and Well-Being!’ is a collaborative project between our group of 16 MA students from the Institute of Archaeology (IoA), University College London and The Geffrye, Museum of the Home. We completed the UCL IoA Museum and Site Interpretation module from 2012 to 2013.  In the  Read more →

Share Academy funding workshops – book now

"Share Academy funding workshops – book now"

On Wednesday 11th and Thursday 19th September between 14:00 and 17:00, Share Academy will be hosting advisory workshops at UCL, with tea and coffee provided. These workshops will act as a forum to forge collaborative working relationships between academics and museums, and also to provide detailed guidance on the application for funding process. Please save the date in your diary  Read more →

Share Academy funding workshops

"Share Academy funding workshops"

On Wednesday 11th and Thursday 19th September between 14:00 and 17:00, Share Academy will be hosting advisory workshops in UCL’s Cruciform Building, with tea and coffee provided. These workshops will act as a forum to forge collaborative working relationships between academics and museums, and also to provide detailed guidance on the application for funding process. Please save the date in  Read more →

Share Academy grants for new museum and academic partnerships announced

"Share Academy grants for new museum and academic partnerships announced"

Share Academy is a partnership project between UCL, University of the Arts London, and the London Museums Group whose aim is to build sustainable and mutually beneficial relationships between the higher education sector and specialist museums in London. Arts Council strategic funding supports Share Academy and over the next two years support and advice will be available through the scheme.   Read more →

Share Academy 2 – time to start thinking about your projects!

"Share Academy 2 – time to start thinking about your projects!"

Share Academy is a partnership project between UCL, UAL and the London Museums Group whose aim is to build sustainable and mutually beneficial relationships between the higher education sector  and specialist museums in London. Share Academy is supported by Arts Council strategic funding and over the next two years support and advice will be available through the scheme, together  with  Read more →

London Local Authority Museum wins Museum of the Year 2013

"London Local Authority Museum wins Museum of the Year 2013"

The William Morris Gallery, run by the London Borough of Waltham Forest, has pipped 9 other strong contenders to win the 2013 Art Fund Museum of the Year Prize, which comes with an award of £100,000.  The Hepworth Wakefield won the Clore Award for Learning, also administered by the Art Fund, along with an award of £10,000. The prizes were  Read more →