Vol 22 (2) Summer 2013

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  • President’s Message
  • ‘Emergency Art Storage Service’ during Blue Mountains fires
  • Hollywood Costume: Cinema memory enhanced in the digital age
  • Playing as learning in art galleries: The Lewers Learning Centre at Penrith
  • First Peoples exhibition, Bunjilaka Aboriginal Cultural Centre
  • First Peoples exhibition, Bunjilaka Gallery, Melbourne Museum: a reflection
  • Consultation unlocks interdisciplinary resources: A community museum evolving in the Kelabit Highlands, Malaysian Borneo
  • Maintaining the standard: energy consumption in the museum sector
  • Courage is grace under pressure. The Victor Horta House Museum in Brussels
  • Review: Attention and Value: keys to understanding museum visitors
  • Review: Museums, Equality and Social Justice
  • Review: The Social Work of Museums
  • Review: Tasmania Island of Treasures


Membership Changes


MA2014 Conference

Early Bird Closes on 14 February

MAPDA Awards 2014

Call for Entries Open 1 February

National Awards 2014

Call for Entries Open 1 February

New MA Magazine

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