ICOM - News http://icom.museum/ ICOM - News ICOM - News http://icom.museum/fileadmin/res_corporate/templates/skin/default/imgs/logo.gif http://icom.museum/ ICOM - News TYPO3 - HPO_indexbdd http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss Thu, 19 Jul 2018 10:47:02 +0200 For the first time, Annual Meetings without borders From the 6th to the 8th of June, Paris became once again the centre of ICOM’s... News Wed, 27 Jun 2018 17:58:00 +0200 Can Museums Really Help Refugees? By Masum Momaya, research Fellow, Chicago Council on Global Affairs,... News Fri, 22 Jun 2018 15:06:00 +0200 A Relevant And Attractive Museum: New ICOM-ITC Training ICOM-ITC has announced its next museum training programme, which will be held... News Fri, 22 Jun 2018 11:51:00 +0200 THE BEST IN HERITAGE 2018: Projects of Influence The Best in Heritage, organised by the European Heritage Association, is an... News Tue, 19 Jun 2018 13:31:00 +0200 FOR ALL MEMBERS: JOIN THE ANNUAL MEETINGS ON FACEBOOK LIVE The 2018 ICOM Annual Meetings in Paris, France, are just around the corner. As... News Thu, 31 May 2018 16:18:00 +0200 Museum International: Museums and Public Policy The latest edition of ICOM’s peer-reviewed journal, <i> Museum International... News Mon, 30 Apr 2018 10:29:00 +0200 Art for our Era at MIMA The 20th edition of international arts communication conference, ‘Communicating... News Fri, 27 Apr 2018 17:47:00 +0200 Bomavé's travelling museum Alban Kaboré, who works at the Regional Office for Culture in the Boucle du... News Mon, 23 Apr 2018 17:40:00 +0200 The ICOM Publishing Manual: a new reference tool for members We are delighted to announce the release of a new reference tool for ICOM... News Tue, 03 Apr 2018 17:22:00 +0200 Seven inspirational quotes from female leaders in museums Today, ICOM can proudly say that we have achieved gender equality within our... News Wed, 07 Mar 2018 12:07:00 +0100 In Memoriam - Paulette Olcina (1924-2017) In the distant past, when the Unesco-Icom Museum Documentation Centre, without... News Mon, 26 Feb 2018 16:21:00 +0100 Get to know ICOM: SAREC, support to the network ICOM’s Standing Committee SAREC is in charge of supporting our members and our... News Fri, 23 Feb 2018 16:06:00 +0100 Communication for ICOM members An exclusivity reserved for ICOM members: Display your museum community... News Fri, 16 Feb 2018 12:34:00 +0100 ICOM Publishes Emergency Red List of Cultural Objects at Risk for Yemen News Fri, 26 Jan 2018 16:06:00 +0100 [CALL FOR PAPERS] New ICOM/Routledge museum handbook series News Mon, 08 Jan 2018 12:17:00 +0100 EU-LAC-MUSEUMS project celebrated its first year with international symposia in Scotland Launched in October 2016, the EU-LAC-MUSEUMS research project on “Museums and... News Tue, 19 Dec 2017 12:20:00 +0100 The Franklin Institute of Philadelphia is telling the terracotta warriors story in another way by Yu Zhang, President of Yu Culture, consultant for China-related cultural... News Fri, 01 Dec 2017 17:15:00 +0100 CAMOC goes to CDMX by Eric Sandweiss, Professor and Carmony Chair of History, Indiana University,... News Thu, 30 Nov 2017 18:01:00 +0100 The Challenge Of Revising The Museum Definition “A museum is a non-profit, permanent institution in the service of society and... News Fri, 24 Nov 2017 15:34:00 +0100 ICOM-ITC APRIL 2018 TRAINING WORKSHOP Managing a Museum Today News Thu, 23 Nov 2017 17:55:00 +0100 Museum International turns the page We are pleased to announce that the new issue of Museum International,... News Fri, 17 Nov 2017 15:14:00 +0100 Breaking the fourth wall at Te Papa The latest edition of international arts communication conference Communicating... News Fri, 27 Oct 2017 16:29:00 +0200 “Freedom brings us together” In August 2017, the motto of the 73rd Anniversary of the Warsaw Rising lured... News Mon, 02 Oct 2017 16:43:00 +0200 ICOM Statement Natural Disasters Affecting Cultural Heritage The International Council of Museums (ICOM) wishes to express its sorrow and... News Mon, 02 Oct 2017 12:11:00 +0200 ICOM Advances in Museum Research: a new monograph series edited by ICOM This research series developed by the International Council of Museums (ICOM)... News Fri, 29 Sep 2017 12:26:00 +0200 An intense conference addressing demanding issues for today's museums ICOM Germany and ICOM Nord (ICOM Iceland, Norway, Sweden, Finland, and Denmark)... News Fri, 29 Sep 2017 12:04:00 +0200 The Network of Museums and Cultural Centres of the Los Ríos Region, Chile A case study in the context of the 1972 Round Table of Santiago By Karin Weil... News Fri, 22 Sep 2017 17:32:00 +0200 A united and stronger Blue Shield organisation to protect world cultural heritage News Mon, 18 Sep 2017 17:26:00 +0200 A museum in motion The National Museum of Contemporary Art of Athens (EMST) travels to Kassel for... News Tue, 29 Aug 2017 16:38:00 +0200 Help Bergen Museum retrieve its stolen Viking treasures During the weekend of August 11 to 13, some 400 Viking artefacts were stolen... News Fri, 25 Aug 2017 13:04:00 +0200 Where will the ICOM General Conference be held in 2022? The bidding procedure is now open for the hosting of ICOM’s next General... News Thu, 20 Jul 2017 12:04:00 +0200 Revisiting misplaced collections, enhancing the museum experience The case of Mutare Museum’s Beit Gallery - Mutare Museum is a regional museum... News Fri, 23 Jun 2017 15:40:00 +0200 Warm and friendly Annual Meeting 2017 ICOM Annual Meeting, so called “June Meetings” were three days full of... News Thu, 15 Jun 2017 17:54:00 +0200 The ICOM-ITC announces its next museum training programme that will be held from 6 to 14 November, 2017 in Beijing, China. Designing Engaging Museum Exhibitions News Thu, 15 Jun 2017 15:16:00 +0200 Ethics: Lombroso Museum Case Lombroso Museum Case: positive sentence of the Italian Court of Appeal News Tue, 06 Jun 2017 16:12:00 +0200 ICOM PRESIDENT, VICE-PRESIDENT AND DIRECTOR GENERAL IN KYOTO Suay Aksoy, Alberto Garlandini and Peter Keller met ICOM Japan, the Japanese... News Mon, 05 Jun 2017 12:29:00 +0200 Geneva's efforts to protect global cultural heritage A success story in the fight against illicit traffic News Tue, 23 May 2017 11:51:00 +0200 ‘An open experiment’ at Tate The 18th edition of international arts communication conference Communicating... News Mon, 24 Apr 2017 11:29:00 +0200 ICOM participated in the first G7 Ministerial Meeting on Culture at Florence Florence hosted the first ever G7 of Culture News Tue, 04 Apr 2017 15:35:00 +0200 ICOM-ITC APRIL 2017 TRAINING WORKSHOP My Museum, Your Museum: Developing Meaningful Experience for Visitors of All... News Thu, 30 Mar 2017 14:03:00 +0200 Sleuthing to success The New York Transit Museum has developed a unique programme for young train... News Thu, 23 Mar 2017 16:17:00 +0100 ICOM Statement on President Trump's 27 January Executive Order As a global association of museums, with more than 36,000 members in 136... News Fri, 03 Feb 2017 17:21:00 +0100 Peter Keller appointed Director General of ICOM Peter Keller has been appointed Director General of the International Council... News Wed, 01 Feb 2017 12:48:00 +0100 The known dilemma Provocative questions raised by Brazilian museum actors resonate across borders News Wed, 25 Jan 2017 16:29:00 +0100 A RED LIST OF WEST AFRICAN CULTURAL OBJECTS AT RISK In response to the conflict in Mali in 2012, and in order to fight the looting... News Tue, 20 Dec 2016 11:07:00 +0100 Launch of International Museum Day 2017 Museums and contested histories: Saying the unspeakable in museums. News Mon, 12 Dec 2016 17:13:00 +0100 ICOM Memorial Lectures 2016 “We were honored to host the ICOM Memorial Lectures 2016 dedicated to our... News Fri, 09 Dec 2016 16:56:00 +0100 The ICOM Code of Ethics for Museums, 1986-2016 EVENT - 7 & 8 December 2016 How universal ethics benefit natural and cultural... News Thu, 24 Nov 2016 11:52:00 +0100 Museums build bridges After 70 years, a new museum project in Germany introduces the history and... News Thu, 17 Nov 2016 17:11:00 +0100 EU-LAC Museums project launched under Lisbon sun On 1 November at the National Archaeological Museum in Lisbon, Portugal, the... News Mon, 31 Oct 2016 10:39:00 +0100 Carpet conversations The Milli İrsimiz Project, an innovative museum learning initiative from... News Wed, 26 Oct 2016 16:25:00 +0200 10 November, 2016: International Science Center and Science Museum day The ISCSMD is a collaborative effort between the United Nations Educational,... News Wed, 19 Oct 2016 17:25:00 +0200 New participation in « Musées (em)portables » Festival for ICOM In 2017, for the second time, ICOM will participate in the “Portable Museum”... News Tue, 11 Oct 2016 14:51:00 +0200 A new visual identity to gather a growing network of museum professionals To celebrate its 70th anniversary, ICOM unveiled its new visual identity on 4... News Thu, 22 Sep 2016 12:23:00 +0200 Successful mission to Chengdu for ICOM President ICOM President Suay Aksoy was invited to give a lecture at the Keynote Forum on... News Mon, 19 Sep 2016 15:51:00 +0200 ICOM Milano General Conference 2016 and the video News Tue, 26 Jul 2016 10:12:00 +0200 ICOM General Conference 2016, Milan New ICOM President and Executive Board New Advisory Chairperson and Vice-Chairperson New Strategic Plan... News Thu, 21 Jul 2016 17:03:00 +0200 New ICOM President - New ICOM Executive Board News Wed, 13 Jul 2016 17:18:00 +0200 24th ICOM GENERAL CONFERENCE IN MILAN 3,500 museum professionals, 130 countries 24th ICOM GENERAL CONFERENCE IN MILAN 3,500 museum professionals, 130... News Fri, 08 Jul 2016 16:01:00 +0200 The ICOM General Conference gathers 3,000 museum professionals from 130 countries to discuss the theme “Museums and Cultural Landscapes” Top keynote speakers: Christo, Orhan Pamuk, Michele de Lucchi, Minister Nkandu... News Sat, 02 Jul 2016 11:40:00 +0200 New visual identity for ICOM: The saga of ICOM’s logos! On 6 July, during the 24th ICOM General Conference in Milan, the organisation’s... News Fri, 24 Jun 2016 18:08:00 +0200 Milano Conference Musts ICOM Milano 2016, 3 - 9 July Check the program News Tue, 21 Jun 2016 13:47:00 +0200 ICOM active at AAM 2016 The 2016 AAM Annual Meeting & Museum Expo took place from 26 to 29 May, 2016,... News Tue, 14 Jun 2016 11:13:00 +0200 TEASER WHERE ICOM FROM “WHERE ICOM FROM”: AN EXHIBITION TO CELEBRATE ICOM’S 70TH BIRTHDAY IN MILAN News Tue, 07 Jun 2016 16:50:00 +0200 Yet another successful worldwide edition of International Museum Day on its 39th anniversary Celebrations this year focused on “Museums and cultural landscapes” News Tue, 24 May 2016 15:18:00 +0200 International Museum Day 2016 brings ICOM President to Iran For the 39th edition of International Museum Day (IMD), devoted to the theme... News Wed, 18 May 2016 17:15:00 +0200 International Museum Day 2016: Museums and Cultural Landscapes The worldwide community of museums will celebrate International Museum Day on... News Wed, 18 May 2016 14:53:00 +0200 Vienna talks: Pooling resources for heritage protection, from Palmyra to Cyrene On Tuesday, 26 April 2016 at the “Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien”, Austria, a... News Fri, 29 Apr 2016 10:26:00 +0200 Inaugural visit to Saudi Arabia for ICOM President ICOM President Hans-Martin Hinz spoke at the Art and Heritage Forum in Riyadh... News Fri, 22 Apr 2016 11:19:00 +0200 Latest ICOM ITC kicks off in Beijing The sixth and most recent session of the ICOM International Training Centre for... News Mon, 11 Apr 2016 16:55:00 +0200 ICOM joins chorus of voices against illicit trafficking at UNESCO event News Thu, 07 Apr 2016 10:32:00 +0200 ICOM launches new projects! In February 2016, the ICOM Strategic Allocation Review Commission (SAREC)... News Thu, 17 Mar 2016 16:06:00 +0100 ICOM supports a new initiative of the museum community, the EMEE project On 22 February, an international seminar entitled “One object, many visions”... News Fri, 26 Feb 2016 09:27:00 +0100 Good news from the Czech Republic On 9 February, the Director General of ICOM, Dr Anne-Catherine... News Fri, 12 Feb 2016 12:08:00 +0100 ICOM launches its Iraqi Red List in German The German version of the ICOM Emergency Red List of Iraqi Cultural Objects at... News Fri, 15 Jan 2016 13:00:00 +0100 Happy New Year! News Fri, 18 Dec 2015 17:14:00 +0100 Two new ICOM tools to fight illicit traffic in cultural goods The illicit traffic in cultural goods is not a new practice; however, conflicts... News Wed, 16 Dec 2015 11:37:00 +0100 ICOM speaks up for copyright exceptions At the 31st session of the Standing Committee on Copyright and Related Rights... News Wed, 09 Dec 2015 17:28:00 +0100 ICOM makes museums' voices heard at UNESCO On 13 November, Anne-Catherine Robert-Hauglustaine, Director General of ICOM,... News Fri, 20 Nov 2015 15:52:00 +0100 Innovation and creativity rewarded in Budapest Every year, AVICOM, International Committee for Audiovisual and New... News Thu, 05 Nov 2015 16:10:00 +0100 ICOM Moldova and ICOM Ukraine meet on museum security and post-war conflict resolution From 7 to 13 October, 2015, ICOM’s National Committees in Moldova and Ukraine... News Wed, 21 Oct 2015 16:24:00 +0200 Culture across Boundaries: A conference on museum challenges and possibilities The most recent ICOM NORD conference, organised by ICOM Denmark, was held from... News Mon, 05 Oct 2015 17:24:00 +0200 ICOM holds an ICOM-ITC special training workshop in Arusha, Tanzania ICOM-ITC held a special training workshop for 28 participants from 15 different... News Fri, 25 Sep 2015 11:53:00 +0200 Registration launch for ICOM Milano 2016! In less than one year, the 24th ICOM General Conference will welcome 4,000... News Thu, 10 Sep 2015 17:58:00 +0200 ICOM celebrates 70th anniversary in pictures! From 3 September until 1 November, 2015, ICOM invites you to celebrate its 70th... News Thu, 03 Sep 2015 17:38:00 +0200 ICOM statement concerning the protection of cultural property and the amendment of the law in Germany In light of the current international discussions concerning the amendment of... News Wed, 02 Sep 2015 12:01:00 +0200 The International Council of Museums (ICOM) vehemently condemns the appalling murder of Khaled Asaad News Wed, 19 Aug 2015 16:55:00 +0200 “To me, ICOM’s greatest value is its global network” – Interview with ICOM President Prof. Dr Hans-Martin Hinz ICOM President Prof. Dr Hans-Martin Hinz gave an interview to ICOM Portugal,... News Tue, 11 Aug 2015 17:55:00 +0200 ICOM states its position concerning exceptions to copyright law related to museums News Thu, 16 Jul 2015 11:05:00 +0200 Milan, here ICOM! One year from now, the capital of Lombardy will welcome the 24th ICOM General... News Fri, 03 Jul 2015 12:21:00 +0200 The International Council of Museums brings its support to Nepalese museums The devastating earthquake that struck Nepal on April 25, 2015 was followed by... News Wed, 24 Jun 2015 16:47:00 +0200 ICOM Annual Meetings: Three days full of encounters and discussions for museum professionals The month of June has arrived, bringing with it the ICOM Annual Meetings, once... News Thu, 04 Jun 2015 16:32:00 +0200 International Museum Day is here once again, with the theme “Museums for a Sustainable Society” Since 1977, every year on and around 18 May, the International Council of... News Mon, 18 May 2015 12:48:00 +0200 The first Polish Congress for museum professionals ICOM Poland together with the Polish Association of Museum Professionals and... News Fri, 24 Apr 2015 11:13:00 +0200 Museums, share your activities of International Museum Day on an interactive map! Thanks to a partnership between ICOM and Semantika, a streamlined and... News Fri, 27 Mar 2015 17:31:00 +0100 ICOM brings new projects to life! In February 2015, ICOM’s Strategic Allocation Review Commission (SAREC) met in... News Thu, 19 Mar 2015 16:20:00 +0100 Cincinnati and Kyoto bid to host ICOM’s 25th General Conference in 2019 Both Cincinnati, US and Kyoto, Japan submitted proposals to be the meeting... News Tue, 10 Feb 2015 15:47:00 +0100 An excellent start for Milan 2016 Milan was chosen to host the ICOM Executive Council last December at the... News Wed, 04 Feb 2015 11:46:00 +0100 A successful training for museums professionals in Addis-Ababa (Ethiopia) One of ICOM’s international missions is to promote and support good museum... News Thu, 15 Jan 2015 17:25:00 +0100 Happy New Year! News Tue, 30 Dec 2014 15:03:00 +0100 Syrian heritage at the heart of ICOM's activities this December In the last months of 2014, ICOM’s work to fight illicit traffic in cultural... News Wed, 17 Dec 2014 12:41:00 +0100 Learning in Museums: Educators benefit from another ICOM-ITC workshop From 27 October to 4 November, 2014, 36 participants from 21 countries... News Tue, 25 Nov 2014 17:36:00 +0100 Where will the ICOM General Conference be held in 2019? News Tue, 04 Nov 2014 12:14:00 +0100 ICOM works to promote scientific culture ICOM participated in a brainstorming workshop on promoting scientific,... News Thu, 30 Oct 2014 12:47:00 +0100 ICOM supports the Museu da Maré in Rio de Janeiro, threatened by eviction ICOM joins its different committees’ recent statements in supporting the “Museu... News Mon, 27 Oct 2014 14:54:00 +0100 ICOM revives Museum International ICOM is proud to announce the online publication of its first issue of Museum... News Wed, 01 Oct 2014 17:41:00 +0200 ICOM offers assistance to Egyptian museums and museum professionals ICOM continues its fruitful collaboration with international organisations and... News Tue, 30 Sep 2014 10:56:00 +0200 Another month full of exchanges and meetings After a busy September, filled with annual meetings and conferences organised... News Thu, 25 Sep 2014 11:44:00 +0200 Museum and Politics - An International Conference The international conference Museum and Politics, organised by ICOM Germany,... News Mon, 08 Sep 2014 15:06:00 +0200 ICOM President Hans-Martin Hinz receives “Order of Merit” The President of the Federal Republic of Germany, Mr Joachim Gauck, has... News Fri, 05 Sep 2014 11:57:00 +0200 Coming up this month… It is annual meeting season for many of ICOM’s National and International... News Wed, 27 Aug 2014 18:36:00 +0200 Siena Charter proposed by ICOM Italy at its international conference, “Museums and Cultural Landscapes” On 7 July, more than 250 museum professionals from Italy, Europe and Japan, as... News Wed, 30 Jul 2014 17:50:00 +0200 ICOM Director General Speaks at Seminar on Professional Ethics in Burkina Faso Participating in a three-day Seminar on Professional Ethics in the museum... News Thu, 24 Jul 2014 10:50:00 +0200 Sale of Sekhemka statue at Christie’s - ICOM CIPEG expresses concern The International Council of Museums’ Committee for Egyptology (ICOM CIPEG)... News Thu, 10 Jul 2014 09:55:00 +0200 ICOM welcomes three new National Committees At its 129th session from 30 May to 1st June, 2014, ICOM’s Executive Council... News Wed, 02 Jul 2014 17:27:00 +0200 A German Version of ICOM’s Emergency Red List of Syrian Cultural Objects The President of the International Council of Museums (ICOM), Prof. Dr Hans... News Thu, 12 Jun 2014 17:13:00 +0200 International Museum Day 2014 For the 37th year in a row, the international museum community will celebrate... News Fri, 16 May 2014 16:48:00 +0200 ICOM signs a Memorandum of Understanding with ALECSO ICOM renews its collaborative actions with the Arab League Educational,... News Thu, 24 Apr 2014 16:07:00 +0200 Website of ICOM’s International Observatory on Illicit Traffic in Cultural Goods officially launched ICOM’s International Observatory on Illicit Traffic in Cultural Goods launches... News Tue, 08 Apr 2014 15:33:00 +0200 ICOM signs the Mechelen Declaration at the Science Centre World Summit 2014 On 19 March, 2014, ICOM signed the Mechelen Declaration at the Science Centre... News Thu, 20 Mar 2014 17:41:00 +0100 ICOM's Committees gather around the world to discuss museum issues The year 2014 will see a variety of conferences and events organised by ICOM’s... News Fri, 28 Feb 2014 16:03:00 +0100 India celebrates 200 years of museum work An international conference and intensive seminar on the theme “Strategic... News Tue, 18 Feb 2014 15:51:00 +0100 ICOM’s on Twitter! ICOM invites you to keep up to date with ICOM’s upcoming events, latest... News Thu, 13 Feb 2014 17:12:00 +0100 The role of museums in the context of a crisis: ICOM organises a training seminar for museum professionals in West Africa ICOM, the Smithsonian Institution and the National Museum of Mali are holding a... News Tue, 28 Jan 2014 16:30:00 +0100 ICOM advocates for copyright exceptions for museums at WIPO meeting ICOM’s first time attending the World Intellectual Property Organization... News Fri, 17 Jan 2014 14:43:00 +0100 Dr Anne-Catherine Robert-Hauglustaine appointed Director General of ICOM The President and the Executive Council of ICOM are pleased to announce that Dr... News Fri, 13 Dec 2013 10:01:00 +0100 First workshop successfully held at ICOM International Training Centre in Beijing The first training workshop of the ICOM International Training Centre... News Tue, 19 Nov 2013 15:44:00 +0100 ICOM publishes its Code of Ethics for Natural History Museums Following six years of research and work, ICOM’s International Committee for... News Thu, 17 Oct 2013 16:28:00 +0200 ICOM launches the Emergency Red List of Syrian Cultural Objects at Risk at The Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City ICOM’s 13th Red List will help protect Syrian cultural heritage that has been... News Wed, 02 Oct 2013 15:29:00 +0200 Seminar Organised by Affiliated Organisation MINOM and ICOM-Ireland A seminar entitled ‘Heritage Practice in Contested Spaces’ organized by MINOM... News Thu, 12 Sep 2013 16:50:00 +0200 Find out more about the ICOM General Secretariat Many ICOM members have been asking for more information about the General... News Thu, 12 Sep 2013 16:18:00 +0200 The newly elected Executive Council of ICOM meets for the first time in Rio de Janeiro The 23rd General Conference of ICOM, which took place in Rio de Janeiro, ended... News Thu, 22 Aug 2013 14:51:00 +0200 The 23rd ICOM General Conference in Rio: four days of dialogue on museum issues The 23rd ICOM General Conference was officially launched on Monday, 12 August,... News Fri, 16 Aug 2013 23:35:00 +0200 The ICOM RIO 2013 23rd General Conference kicks off Every three years, ICOM’s General Conference gathers the international museum... News Sun, 11 Aug 2013 00:46:00 +0200 Dr Hans-Martin Hinz has been named Honorary Professor (Honorarprofessor) by Bayreuth University News Thu, 01 Aug 2013 14:01:00 +0200 ICOM patronises The Best in Heritage 2013 From 19 to 21 September, 2013, the annual Best in Heritage Conference,... News Fri, 26 Jul 2013 18:01:00 +0200 ICOM Red List of Dominican Cultural Objects at Risk ICOM officially announces the publication of its new Red List: the Red List of... News Thu, 25 Jul 2013 11:06:00 +0200 Invitation to the 28th General Assembly of ICOM News Wed, 17 Jul 2013 16:04:00 +0200 First Meeting of the International Observatory on Illicit Traffic in Cultural Goods ICOM organized the First Meeting of the Editorial and Consulting Committees of... News Wed, 10 Jul 2013 17:40:00 +0200 Launch of the ICOM International Training Centre, Beijing, China The ICOM International Training Centre for Museum Studies in Beijing, China,... News Thu, 04 Jul 2013 17:28:00 +0200 ICOM participates in study days on African cultural policies held by EHESS in Paris The School for Higher Education in Social Sciences (EHESS), located in Paris,... News Mon, 17 Jun 2013 17:41:00 +0200 The Lisbon Declaration to Support Culture and Museums to Face the Global Crisis and Build the Future Among its core missions, ICOM is committed to providing cultural institutions... News Tue, 11 Jun 2013 11:00:00 +0200 ICOM General Secretariat launches a recycling initiative In a bid to ensure responsible and sustainable office practices, ICOM General... News Thu, 06 Jun 2013 14:56:00 +0200 ICOM President in Malaysia and Philippines for IMD ICOM President Dr Hans-Martin Hinz was kindly invited by ICOM Philippines and... News Thu, 23 May 2013 15:12:00 +0200 International Museum Day, it’s now! International Museum Day (IMD) is held every year around 18 May: this weekend a... News Fri, 17 May 2013 17:17:00 +0200 Grace Morley Research Fellowship awarded to five ICOM members At the meeting of ICOM India Trust held on 15 April, 2013, the Grace Morley... News Thu, 02 May 2013 16:01:00 +0200 Suriname participates for the first time in International Museum Day Whether for a day, a weekend or an entire week, IMD (International Museum Day)... News Fri, 19 Apr 2013 14:16:00 +0200 ICOM Europe and ICOM Portugal discuss public policies on museums in recessionary times The conference Public policies toward museums in times of crisis, organised... News Wed, 17 Apr 2013 12:13:00 +0200 Fake ICOM certificates ICOM have been alerted to a scam offering fake certificates for cultural... News Wed, 20 Mar 2013 17:08:00 +0100 The Blue Shield meets in Paris On March 7, 2013, the Blue Shield met in Paris to discuss the protection of... News Mon, 18 Mar 2013 11:35:00 +0100 Register now for the ICOM Rio 2013 General Conference and save 20% Registration for the ICOM Rio 2013 General Conference is open on the... News Fri, 22 Feb 2013 16:34:00 +0100 ICOM expresses its concerns about the forthcoming sale of the collection of Santralistanbul Museum News Mon, 11 Feb 2013 17:45:00 +0100 ICOM represented at Davos As part of the Global Agenda Council on the role of art in society, ICOM was... News Fri, 08 Feb 2013 10:47:00 +0100 To ICOM News authors and their beneficiaries The Bibliothèque nationale de France, in partnership with the International... News Wed, 30 Jan 2013 16:19:00 +0100 The ICOM Code of Ethics gets a facelift The ICOM Code of Ethics for Museums has been re-designed to keep up with... News Wed, 23 Jan 2013 14:53:00 +0100 Seizure of archeological objects from Iraq featured in the ICOM Red List Thirteen archeological objects from the ancient civilization of Mesopotamia,... News Tue, 15 Jan 2013 18:39:00 +0100 ICOMAM Conference 2012 in Oman from 6 to 10 October The Annual Conference of ICOM’s International Committee for Museums of Arms and... News Tue, 18 Dec 2012 17:54:00 +0100 ICOFOM’s 2012 Meeting in Tunisia The ICOM International Committee for Museology held its 2012 Annual Meeting in... News Thu, 13 Dec 2012 12:51:00 +0100 Registration for the ICOM Rio 2013 General Conference is now open! Information on the General Conference programme, the host city and country is... News Fri, 07 Dec 2012 16:03:00 +0100 ICOM and INTERPOL are pursuing their cooperation ICOM was invited to participate as an observer in the 81st General Assembly of... News Tue, 04 Dec 2012 11:58:00 +0100 ICOM participates in the international meetings of culture, the economy and the media organised by the Forum d’Avignon The international meetings of culture, the economy and the media, organised... News Mon, 03 Dec 2012 14:57:00 +0100 ICOM receives the cultural heritage directors of the French-speaking Sub-Saharan area In the framework of a week of seminars and meetings dedicated to the French... News Tue, 27 Nov 2012 15:56:00 +0100 ICOM at the International Conference of Experts on the Return of Cultural Property 2012 The International Conference of Experts on the Return of Cultural Property 2012... News Mon, 05 Nov 2012 12:45:00 +0100 The Best in Heritage 2012 conference held in Dubrovnik, Croatia From 27 to 29 September, 2012, the annual Best in Heritage Conference,... News Wed, 10 Oct 2012 17:54:00 +0200 ICOM-ASPAC 2012 General Assembly in Wuhan, China The 2012 Assembly of the International Council of Museums Asia-Pacific Alliance... News Thu, 04 Oct 2012 16:17:00 +0200 Launch of International Museum Day 2013 The International Council of Museums (ICOM) established International Museum... News Mon, 24 Sep 2012 12:22:00 +0200 ICOM’s International Committees and Regional Alliances gather to address museum issues around the world The last quarter of 2012 will see a variety of conferences and events organised... News Wed, 12 Sep 2012 16:13:00 +0200 Successful return of Nigerian objects to their country of origin On 26 July, 2012, officials from the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement... News Mon, 13 Aug 2012 11:53:00 +0200 ICOM launches its collaborative web platform: ICOMMUNITY ICOM is pleased to announce the launch of ICOMMUNITY, its collaborative new web... News Fri, 06 Jul 2012 11:31:00 +0200 International Conference on Risk Management in Museums in Turkey The International Conference on Risk Management in Museums was held in Ankara... News Mon, 02 Jul 2012 12:43:00 +0200 Lake Constance meetings to be held in Austria from 21 to 23 June, 2012 The traditional Lake Constance meetings of Bodensee Symposium between the... News Wed, 20 Jun 2012 17:54:00 +0200 ICOM and the Forum d’Avignon: Partners for Culture ICOM and the Forum d’Avignon are partnering for the promotion of culture. The... News Mon, 18 Jun 2012 10:35:00 +0200 Milan, host of ICOM’s General Conference in 2016 During the ICOM International Museum Meeting from 4 to 6 June, 2012, Milan,... News Tue, 12 Jun 2012 12:20:00 +0200 ICOM in Minneapolis, USA The 2012 AAM Annual Meeting and MuseumExpo was held from 29 April to 2 May in... News Wed, 23 May 2012 14:54:00 +0200 International Arts Education Week Following the success of the Second World Conference on Arts Education (Seoul,... News Sun, 20 May 2012 16:08:00 +0200 Today is International Museum day Today, the international museum community is celebrating International Museum... News Fri, 18 May 2012 15:23:00 +0200 Presentation of the Emergency Red List of Egyptian Cultural Objects at Risk in Germany Following the official presentation of its Emergency Red List of Egyptian... News Fri, 11 May 2012 16:07:00 +0200 Big success for the “Me in my museum” photo contest Launched by ICOM to celebrate the 35th International Museum Day, the ICOM photo... News Wed, 09 May 2012 18:13:00 +0200 Invitation to the 27th General Assembly in Paris, France News Sun, 06 May 2012 12:28:00 +0200 The Rautenstrauch-Joest-Museum in Cologne wins the Council of Europe Museum Prize 2012 The Committee on Culture, Science, Education and Medias of the Parliamentary... News Thu, 03 May 2012 16:22:00 +0200 A workshop on training and professional development in museums in South Africa In partnership with the South African Museums Association, and echoing the... News Wed, 25 Apr 2012 17:26:00 +0200 Agenda’s Communicating the Museum conference, patronised by ICOM, comes to New York Venue: Metropolitan Museum of Art and other major art venues, 27 – 29 June... News Fri, 06 Apr 2012 14:46:00 +0200 FIAMP 2012: AVICOM festival awards the audiovisual and multimedia productions about heritage The International Audiovisual Festival on Museums and Heritage will be held at... News Tue, 03 Apr 2012 15:29:00 +0200 A day at UNESCO dedicated to circumpolar cultures on 21 March, 2012 The Yakutia Day was held on 21 March, 2012 at UNESCO headquarters, with the... News Fri, 30 Mar 2012 12:07:00 +0200 Two national committees organize seminars on ethics in March Two seminars on ethics will take place in March within ICOM’s network. News Mon, 12 Mar 2012 17:16:00 +0100 General Conference 2016: Abu Dhabi, Milan or Moscow? News Fri, 17 Feb 2012 12:12:00 +0100 ICOM publishes a new Emergency Red List: the Emergency Red List of Egyptian Cultural Objects at Risk News Mon, 06 Feb 2012 18:03:00 +0100 ICOM participates in the Mobile Museums Festival’s panel of judges. The Mobile Museum Festival’s first edition took place in Le Carrousel du Louvre... News Thu, 26 Jan 2012 17:24:00 +0100 ICOM News goes digital News Mon, 02 Jan 2012 17:20:00 +0100 A website for today’s world News Thu, 22 Dec 2011 16:12:00 +0100 The Seoul Declaration on the Protection of Cultural Heritage in Emergency Situations News Fri, 09 Dec 2011 18:08:00 +0100 ICOM Italy awards its Museums of the Year prize 2011 News Thu, 24 Nov 2011 17:46:00 +0100 First International Conference of the International Committee of the Blue Shield (ICBS) News Thu, 17 Nov 2011 14:43:00 +0100 Alissandra Cummins, former ICOM President, elected Chairperson of the Executive Board of UNESCO News Wed, 16 Nov 2011 16:17:00 +0100 Launch of International Museum Day 2012 Museums in a Changing World. New challenges, New inspirations. News Thu, 03 Nov 2011 12:26:00 +0100 ICOM’s Portuguese-speaking community in Lisbon News Wed, 26 Oct 2011 12:20:00 +0200 Education live streaming News Fri, 23 Sep 2011 12:11:00 +0200 A return to work marked by training News Wed, 14 Sep 2011 17:03:00 +0200 Peter Greenaway: special guest at ICOM's Annual Meetings News Thu, 09 Jun 2011 12:23:00 +0200 International Museum Day - Today News Wed, 18 May 2011 15:20:00 +0200 Rouen returns a Māori head to New Zealand News Tue, 10 May 2011 14:26:00 +0200 Invitation to the 26th General Assembly in Paris, France News Fri, 06 May 2011 19:21:00 +0200 ICOM: official institutional partner of CTM 2011 News Wed, 13 Apr 2011 16:24:00 +0200 ICOM encourages Japan’s efforts in protecting its cultural heritage News Tue, 22 Mar 2011 15:26:00 +0100 The 10th ICOM Red List is launched in Bogotá News Thu, 17 Mar 2011 17:53:00 +0100 ICOM urges to protect Egypt’s cultural heritage News Tue, 01 Feb 2011 19:09:00 +0100 Jacques Chirac and Alpha Oumar Konaré at the ICOM General Conference News Mon, 13 Dec 2010 17:50:00 +0100 Hans-Martin Hinz is elected President of ICOM during the 22nd General Conference in Shanghai News Sat, 13 Nov 2010 04:29:00 +0100 The 22nd General Conference of the International Council of Museums launched on Sunday 7 November News Tue, 09 Nov 2010 02:27:00 +0100 Emergency Red List of Haitian Cultural Objects at Risk: workshops and official presentation in Haiti News Fri, 22 Oct 2010 10:42:00 +0200 Invitation to the 25th General Assembly in Shanghai in 2010 News Mon, 11 Oct 2010 11:53:00 +0200 The Americas honoured at the ICOM World Expo Pavilion News Fri, 17 Sep 2010 18:14:00 +0200 World Expo Shanghai 2010: ICOM celebrates American and Canadian museums in July News Thu, 15 Jul 2010 14:56:00 +0200 Month of Africa on ICOM Pavilion at the World Expo News Tue, 15 Jun 2010 15:06:00 +0200 Roundtable discussion on illicit traffic: protecting Cambodian cultural goods News Tue, 15 Jun 2010 12:41:00 +0200 Donation of the Makonde Mask by Barbier-Mueller Museum of Geneva to the National Museum of Tanzania News Mon, 10 May 2010 15:00:00 +0200 ICOM Peru launches a national TV and radio campaign to fight against illicit trafficking in cultural property News Thu, 22 Apr 2010 09:50:00 +0200 A month to go before ICOM launches its booth at the Shanghai 2010 World Expo News Thu, 01 Apr 2010 15:19:00 +0200 ICOM Executive Council meeting News Sun, 28 Feb 2010 00:00:00 +0100 ICOM General Conference: one year countdown News Sun, 15 Nov 2009 12:59:00 +0100