18 May International Museum Day

Museums and contested histories: Saying the unspeakable in museums

By focusing on the role of museums as hubs for promoting peaceful relationships between people, this theme highlights how the acceptance of a contested history is the first step in envisioning a shared future under the banner of reconciliation.

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9-11 June 2017 (Paris, France)

Defining the Museum of the 21st century 

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News & events

‘An open experiment’ at Tate

04/24/2017

The 18th edition of international arts communication conference Communicating ...

ICOM participated in the first G7 Ministerial Meeting on Culture at Florence

04/04/2017

Florence hosted the first ever G7 of Culture

ICOM-ITC APRIL 2017 TRAINING WORKSHOP

03/30/2017

My Museum, Your Museum: Developing Meaningful Experience for Visitors of All ...

Sleuthing to success

03/23/2017

The New York Transit Museum has developed a unique programme for young train ...

A Professional Congress Organiser for ICOM 2019

03/14/2017

Call for tenders for the selection of a Professional Congress Organiser (PCO) ...

ICOM Statement on President Trump's 27 January Executive Order

02/03/2017

As a global association of museums, with more than 36,000 members in 136 ...

Peter Keller appointed Director General of ICOM

02/01/2017

Peter Keller has been appointed Director General of the International Council ...

The known dilemma

01/25/2017

Provocative questions raised by Brazilian museum actors resonate across borders

A RED LIST OF WEST AFRICAN CULTURAL OBJECTS AT RISK

12/20/2016

In response to the conflict in Mali in 2012, and in order to fight the looting ...

2017

ICOM INTERNATIONAL COMMITTEE FOR MUSEOLOGY - ICOFOM


Paris, France
9 - 11 June, 2017
Université Sorbonne Nouvelle
Theme : Définir le musée du XXIe siècle
More information : http://icofom.icom.museum

2017

ICOM INTERNATIONAL COMMITTEE FOR AUDIOVISUAL, NEW TECHNOLOGIES AND SOCIAL MEDIA - AVICOM


UHERSKÝ BROD, Czech Republic
13 - 15 June, 2017
Muzeum Jana Amose Komenského
Theme : 20. Year of MUSAIONfilm – festival of museum films in Czech republic. The F@IMP 2.0 competition is open for all institutional and individual ICOM members. The EXTENDED DEADLINE is 25th (mindnight european time) April 2017.
More information : http://avicom.icom.museum

2017

COMMONWEALTH ASSOCIATION OF MUSEUMS - CAM


Calgary, Canada
22-23 June, 2017
Glenbow Museum and Archives
Theme: Heritage and Nation Building, CAM Triennial General Assembly
More information at : http://www.maltwood.uvic.ca/cam/activities/upcoming_conferences/index.html

2017

ICOM INTERNATIONAL COMMITTEE FOR MUSEUMS AND COLLECTIONS OF COSTUME - COSTUME


London, United Kingdom
26-29 June, 2017
London College of Fashion
Theme : The Narrative Power of Clothes
More information at : http://network.icom.museum/costume/events/next-annual-meeting

2017

ICOM INTERNATIONAL COMMITTEE FOR MUSEUM SECURITY - ICMS


Cambridge, USA
20 - 25 August, 2017
Harvard Art Museums
Theme : Sensitivity to Cultures in Museum Security
More information: https://icms2017meeting.org/

2017

ICOM INTERNATIONAL COMMITTEE FOR REGIONAL MUSEUMS - ICR


Helsinki , Finland
27 August - 01 September, 2017
Helsinki City Hall
Theme : TOGETHER! Regional Museums Engaging with the “New Reality”
More information at : ICR Conference website

2017

ICOM INTERNATIONAL COMMITTEE FOR MONEY AND BANKING MUSEUMS - ICOMON


Jakarta, Indonesia
3-6 September, 2017
Museum Bank Indonesia
Theme : Money and Banking Museums: From Display to Engagement
More information at : ICOMON Conference website

2017

ICOM INTERNATIONAL FOR CONSERVATION - ICOM-CC


Copenhagen, Denmark
4-8 September, 2017
Tivoli Congress Center
Theme : Linking Past and Future
More information at : http://www.icom-cc2017.org/

2017

ICOM INTERNATIONAL COMMITTEE FOR MUSEUMS AND COLLECTIONS OF ARMS AND MILITARY HISTORY - ICOMAM


Koblenz, Germany
11-13 September, 2017
Conference Center Medical Corps
Theme : Technical Inovations – Innovative Techniques
More information at : http://icomam.icom.museum/