ITP 2019 Summer Programme Evaluation (Claire Messenger, ITP Manager)

Written by Claire Messenger, International Training Programme Manager We’re pleased to share with you the International Training Programme’s external evaluation for 2019 undertaken by Annabel Jackson of Annabel…

The Cities of the ITP Global Network for World Cities Day!

Thursday 31st October 2019 is World Cities Day! It’s a day designated by the United Nations which aims to promote cooperation between countries and international communities in meeting…

Inspired by the East: How the Islamic World Influenced Western Art. New exhibition at the British Museum (Natalia Puchalska, ITP Volunteer)

Together with Wesam Mohamed (Egypt, ITP 2015), we had an opportunity to visit Inspired by the East, a new exhibition at the British Museum. The show explores eastern…

An Exciting Opportunity With the British Museum’s Endangered Material Knowledge Programme

The ITP team recently had the chance hear about another exciting programme which is hosted within the British Museum by the Department of Africa, Oceania and the Americas….

Exploring the Maya World: A Digital Collaboration Between the British Museum and Google Arts & Culture

The British Museum is working with Google Arts & Culture to help more people from all of the world access its collection. The latest project in this collaboration…

An ITP Meetup in South Africa (Nelson Abiti Adebo, ITP 2013, Uganda)

Written by Nelson Abiti Adebo, Curator and Senior Conservator, Uganda National Museum (ITP 2013, Uganda). On 9 October 2019, I was privileged to meet Ntombovuyo Tywakadi (ITP 2016,…

Out and About: A Department Trip to the Freud Museum (George Peckham, ITP Assistant)

Written by George Peckham, International Training Programme Assistant This week, the Department of Egypt and Sudan were treated to a private view of the Freud Museum and its…

ICOM Kyoto 2019: A Springboard to a New Role Pt. 2 (Rema Zeynalova, ITP 2018, Azerbaijan)

Written by Rema Zeynalova, Chief Specialist, Azerbaijan National Carpet Museum (ITP 2018, Azerbaijan) ICOM ICME’s 52nd Annual Conference was held under the title Diversity and Universality as a…

Exploration of Museum Definitions on a Day Trip to Bexhill-on-Sea and Eastbourne (Xuejing Dai, Shandong Museum, China, ITP 2015)

Written by Xuejing Dai, Educator and Exhibition Curator, Shandong Museum, China, ITP 2015. After two days at the Museums Association (MA) conference, finally came the MA’s day trip….