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August 2015

MUSEUM TRAILBLAZERS SERIES: WEEK 4: INTERVIEW WITH AN ART CONSERVATOR FROM BANGALORE

MUSEUM TRAILBLAZERS SERIES: WEEK 4: INTERVIEW WITH AN ART CONSERVATOR FROM BANGALORE

Don’t be in a hurry. Conservation is a field that requires immense patience. Treatments don’t happen overnight. And honestly, the field doesn’t have much to offer in terms of financial viability. Get into the field for the love of it. The growth is slow and steady. I volunteered at the Birmingham Museum & Art Gallery for 3 years. I started with documentation and slowly moved into the studios and worked on works of art on paper and easel paintings. I have had the opportunity to intern with the National Museums & Galleries in Liverpool.

What’s an Art Public and Why We Need to Listen to It

What’s an Art Public and Why We Need to Listen to It

We need to acknowledge that there’s no strategy or tactics to attract the museum audience, rather the only mode of engagement, increasingly, is to spark genuine interest, built upon a self-sustaining relationship between the museums and its visitors, writes Bhavani Esapathi.   Museum Visitors Metric in a Digital Publics Era The growing curiosity in the future of museums is often …