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Museums and Children: Nurturing an Indispensable Relationship for Building a Better Tomorrow

Museums and Children: Nurturing an Indispensable Relationship for Building a Better Tomorrow

This month we’re in conversation with Dr. Kanika Mondal, a museum consultant working within Gujarat, she also recently joined IGNCA, Vadodara as Project Associate. Her specialisation and expertise lies in conceiving and conducting special learning programs for children at museums. ReReeti : Children comprise a significant part of the audience in museums be it in India or elsewhere. You seem …

INDIA AND THE WORLD: A HISTORY IN NINE STORIES – PART 2

INDIA AND THE WORLD: A HISTORY IN NINE STORIES – PART 2

PART TWO – India and the World Legacy In the second part of the two-part series, Vaidehi Savnal, Coordinator, International Relations, CSMVS, shares with ReReeti, some more details about one of the most successful collaborative exhibitions, held in India. The ‘India and the World: A History in Nine Stories’ exhibition has seen a phenomenal response.  Over 1,00,000 visitors have seen the …

INDIA AND THE WORLD: A HISTORY IN NINE STORIES

INDIA AND THE WORLD: A HISTORY IN NINE STORIES

INDIA AND THE WORLD: A HISTORY IN NINE STORIES is a landmark international exhibition at CSMVS, Mumbai. This is a unique collaborative work between CSMVS, British Museum, London and National Museum, New Delhi. Exhibits from around the world have been painstakingly curated to tell the story of India and her connection to the world. In this two-part series, Vaidehi Savnal, Coordinator, …

Collections Corner: CSMVS, Mumbai

Would your museum like to be part of this monthly initiative? Please send us images and a brief description of five objects from your collection that the public and our readers should know more about. Write to marketing@rereeti.org.

The Museums of India During Colonial Rule

In the second part of the Museums in India Series, Poulomi Das explores how museums thrived in pre-Independent India. Image: The Indian Museum in Kolkata, 1907. Photo courtesy: Popular Science Monthly, Volume 71, Wikimedia. The Indian Museum in Calcutta (read about the earliest collections), which was established in 1814, heralded a museum movement in India, with the British building new museums in …