Museums as Sites of Civil Society: Survey of cultural institutions

Researchers from the University of Sydney’s Museum and Heritage Studies program are undertaking a survey of small to medium museums and galleries as part of the ongoing Museums as Sites of Civil Society project.

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Getting Hot & Heavy at the Museum of the Riverina

The Museum of the Riverina collection research has taken the humble iron and made it the star of its new exhibition, Hot and Heavy.

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National Benchmarking – Public Galleries Survey

Museums & Galleries of NSW is partnering with National Public Galleries Alliance members in a major survey of public galleries nationally.

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Covid-19 Sector Survey – Report

The final results of our survey into the economic and operational effects that the shutdown and continued restrictions have exacted on museums, galleries and keeping places in NSW.

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COVID-19 Sector Survey – Preliminary Findings

The results of our survey so far, as was expected, show that many organisations have suffered major financial losses and have been forced to cut programs as well as a reduction in staff and volunteers.

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Australian Public Galleries Snapshot

A new report launched by the National Public Galleries Alliance reminds us of the vital role that public galleries play in Australia.

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Covid-19 sector survey

Museums & Galleries of NSW is conducting a survey of museums, galleries and Aboriginal Cultural Centres within the state to ascertain the economic and operational effects that the shutdown and continued restrictions are having.

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The MCA develops online artmaking toolkit for people living with dementia

The Museum of Contemporary Art Australia has launched a first-of-its-kind online toolkit specifically designed for individuals living with dementia and their support networks.

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Domestic Arts Tourism – Connecting the Country

The latest Australia Council research report finds that arts tourists are high-value tourists: they travel further, stay longer and spend more than domestic tourists overall.

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Arts and Culture Governance Spotlight Report

The Australia Council has published a new report that highlights the unique nature of the arts sector, that also provides an effective comparison and benchmark with other not-for-profit organisations.

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New findings on Cultural Activity in Australia

The Australian Bureau of Statistics has released two sets findings regarding cultural activity in Australia in 2017-2018; Attendance at Selected Cultural Venues and Events and Participation in Selected Cultural Activities.

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