Webpages tagged with «Museums and Museology»

Big museum hall with a massive ice block in the middle. A crack runs through the ice so that people can enter the ice.
Published Apr. 26, 2022 12:09 PM

What roles can museums and collections play, in the growing need to convey polyphonic narrations on climate change? In this presentation, Lotten Gustafsson Reinius discusses the multi-disciplinary dialogues and other co-curations as a tentacular weaving across differing knowledge regimes, scales and temporalities. 

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Published Apr. 29, 2020 5:13 PM

How can material approaches contribute new insights on the history and present of infectious diseases in a climate perspective? Senior curator and historian Ageliki Lefkaditou will explore the case of malaria with the help of a series of museum objects being prepared for display in an exhibition on climate change.

Architects rendering of planned new climate house, sunny with kids playing in front of the building.
Published July 8, 2019 1:44 PM

How do we narrate climatic change in a museum environment and initiate dialogue across its stakeholders? How can museums become ‘contact zones’ where science and education, activism and entertainment, debate and tourism interact productively?

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Published Apr. 29, 2019 9:56 AM

The Climate House is a brand new initiative at the Natural History Museum in Oslo. We invite project leader Torkjell Leira to talk about the challenges and possibilities of staging climate in a museum.

Published Jan. 9, 2019 10:45 AM
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PhD Course, Mapungupwe National Park, South Africa November 12-17 2018

Dialogues with the Past. The Nordic Graduate School in Archaeology.

Published Aug. 3, 2017 1:15 PM
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Published Feb. 4, 2016 3:10 PM

Museums are places where original objects are kept and exhibited. Still, museums relate to many kinds of copies.

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