Telling Our Stories - Perth
"What is a teacher? ... it isn't someone who teaches something,
but someone who inspires the student to give their best in order to discover what they already know."
If you work in the arts, heritage and culture sector, ART ON THE MOVE and Museums and Galleries Australia WA are combining their collective and extensive skills to offer a two day intensive professional development program.
The training will explore curating, preparing, presenting and interpreting an exhibition be it artistic or historic.
Dates: November 2 - 3, 2017
Venue: Army Museum, Artillery Barracks, Burt Street Fremantle WA
Time: 8.30am - 5pm
Cost: $240.00* includes refreshments and lunch
*Individuals requiring financial assistance will be considered on a case by case basis
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Book online here.
Who is this for?
Arts, heritage and culture sector for educators, curators, archivists, historians, conservators, researchers, visual artists, gallery operators, lifelong learners, galleries and exhibition and volunteer staff.
ABOUT THE PROGRAM
Curating, interpreting and preparing an exhibition for local display, for touring and art handling.
Exhibition is taken to include any activity undertaken by a collecting institution designed to present an artefact or work and its attendant stories to an audience.
Developing interpretation/audience engagement plans for an exhibition
This module is designed to overview the various types and functions of interpretation to facilitate engagement and learning for an exhibition. Explore visitor types and styles of learning leading to an assessment of appropriate engagement activities for an audience type.
- Travel bursaries will be provided on a first come, first served basis;
- Categories include:
- Greater than 100km - $100
- Up to 100km - $50
- Less than 100km - $30
- Please contact Robert.Mitchell@museum.wa.gov.au to apply for a bursary;
- Recipients will be notified by August 30, 2017 if they have been successful;
- Successful recipients who do not attend the training will be asked to return the funding.