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What went wrong with ICOM's new museum definition

What went wrong with ICOM's new museum definition

Having come back from Kyoto where I attended the 25th ICOM General Conference, I feel it’s worth sharing a few thoughts about the most controversial issue at stake throughout the whole event: the new museum definition. In times of great political, sociological and climatic changes, ICOM has decided to

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What has 2019 brought us so far?

What has 2019 brought us so far?

With 2020 just around the corner, we thought that now would be a good time to take a look back at our year, sharing some key facts and figures related to our work with museums and curators. Vastari's 2019 journey In the last 8 months, Over 155 object requests have

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Vastari & Museum Development

Vastari & Museum Development

Read about our latest training session, hosted by the Museum of London and Museum Development Network (MDN).

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Why Vastari is Sponsoring the Association of Academic Museums and Galleries Conference

Why Vastari is Sponsoring the Association of Academic Museums and Galleries Conference

The Association of Academic Museums and Galleries (AAMG) was created to lead a national effort in the US to ensure the best practices for academic museums, galleries and collections through its educational and advocacy efforts. There are currently 241 members of the AAMG from Universities and Colleges around the US

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How Vastari Facilitates Loans: A Case Study

How Vastari Facilitates Loans: A Case Study

Wondering how Vastari works? Take a read of one of our latest success stories below.

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Why we don't charge museums to use Vastari

Why we don't charge museums to use Vastari

It's the question we get asked the most, so we take a look at the reasons below.

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Why do Museums borrow from Private Collections?

Why do Museums borrow from Private Collections?

Wondering what your object can offer a museum, or why curators look outside public collections when searching for loans?

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Top Tech Tools for Museums

Top Tech Tools for Museums

A museum trustee called me the other day for some pointers on what’s going on in museum technology. I spoke to her a little while, and then thought, “isn’t there somewhere I can point her, where she can learn a bit more about museums & technology?” As I

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Letting go of the block and loosening the chain

Letting go of the block and loosening the chain

Blockchain technology, participatory governance and the museum of the future Sandro Debono PhD "If what I say now seems to be very reasonable, then I will have failed completely. Only if what I tell appears absolutely unreasonable have we any chance of visualising the future as it really will

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