Events, Archive (2007)
Conference and Workshop in cooperation with the Technical Museum Vienna Registration required! Dealing with the history of the museum seems to have disappeared from the everyday practice of museology. The matter of course with which the word museum is used is disproportionate to its...
Conference Registration required! Universal museums are a characteristic type of museum for the 19th century. The Landesmuseum Joanneum is one of the oldest and most significant of them. Universal museums as collections are characterised by as comprehensive a representation of culture...
Kunsthaus Graz as a Model of new Exhibition Strategies
Workshop Registration required! Thanks to its unusual exterior the Kunsthaus Graz has long ago become a new urban landmark. For exhibiting, the unconventional spatial language of its interior means always looking for just as unconventional curatorial and design solutions. We would like...
Mediation between Passion, Knowledge and Competence
Workshop in cooperation with the Essl Collection Registration required! Mediation is assigned a comparatively prominent role in the Essl Collection, and the extensive involvement of its team in the exhibition activities of the museum is considered among experts to be exemplary. We...
Organising & Curating the Transition
Workshop How does museum work function in a country in which museum buildings have been bombed, collections have been partially destroyed and museum directors have no budget? The Museumsakademie Joanneum responds to the development of museum policy in post-communist countries by the...
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Quality in Museums
Conference and Workshop in cooperation with the Upper Austrian Provincial Museum Registration required! Quality surfaces in connection with museums in many places. For example, internally as a question of more efficient organisation or the meeting of standards, or in terms of public...
New Tendencies in Exhibition Staging by Example of the Museums of Amsterdam
Excursion in cooperation with the Reinwardt Academy Registration required! The history of the museum is also a changing history of presentation languages and different aesthetics. Whether it is a puristic presentation of an object or an atmospheric space full of one stimulus after the...
On the Peculiarity of Museum Things
Workshop Registration required! Gottfried Korff has decisively shaped talking about and exhibiting objects over the last 25 years. In several historical cultural major exhibitions he has created an awareness of the thing as historical informant and argument, as the...
The Museum of Contemporary History in Celje
Workshop in cooperation with the Museological Summer School and the Museum of Contemporary History in Celje Registration required! Museums seem to be particularly well-suited for the construction and representation of collective identity and make a significant contribution to the...
On the Representation of Gender, Race and Class in Museums
Workshop in cooperation with Vienna Museum of Techology (A) Registration required! As Roswitha Muttenthaler states, museums are often based on the claim of being neutral, objective and universally valid. However, every cultural practice reflects social, scientific theoretical and...