ITP’s 2021 Annual Programme launches on Monday!

We start our e-learning on Monday 2nd August and we’d like to say a huge thank you to everyone who’s recorded sessions for us and supported us with…

International Day of Friendship 2021

Written by Claire Messenger, Manager, International Training Programme On Friday 30 July it will be International Day of Friendship.  The day was proclaimed in 2011 by the UN…

Throwback Thursday – British Museum Spotlight Loans and the International Training Programme

Written by Claire Messenger, Manager, International Training Programme Further engagement projects are essential to the core objectives of the International Training Programme (ITP). Finding ways to give our…

Looking Back at Our Second Series of ITP Online Sessions

Written by George Peckham, ITP Assistant This week we had our final ITP Online Subject Specialist Session of this series. From February to July 2021 we have hosted…

Design of the New Ceramic Gallery at the Hall of Martial Valor, Palace Museum (Bo Haikun, China, ITP 2008)

Written by Bo Haikun, Curator, The Palace Museum (China, ITP Fellow 2008) The Hall of Martial Valor is located at the southwest of the Forbidden City. It includes…

Goodbye to WPI – Online Exhibition Update

Written by George Peckham, ITP Assistant Last week we said goodbye and thank you to our team of students from Worcester Polytechnic Institute, Massachusetts (USA), who have completed…

Throwback Thursday – Senior Fellows

Written by Claire Messenger, Manager, International Training Programme The role of Senior Fellow plays a vital part in the ITP team for each summer programme. Each year since…

Plans for the International Training Programme (ITP) 2021

Written by Claire Messenger, Manager, International Training Programme In March 2020, in response to the Covid-19 pandemic, the Museum’s Director took the very difficult decision to defer the…

Throwback Thursday – Summer Programme 2019

Written by Claire Messenger, Manager, International Training Programme. What a year 2019 was!!  Due to the COVID pandemic, 2019 was our last International Training Programme summer programme so…