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May 18, 2024

Museums and ChillPodcast Museums and Chill – An IMD special edition

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Have you ever thought of museums as powerful tools for education and research?

In this Museums and Chill Special we focus on this year’s International Museum Day theme: Museums for Education and Research as we learn how museums can be powerful tools for education and research, especially for underserved communities with Heidi McKinnon, the inspiring founder of Curators Without Borders.



Anapaula García Soto is a Communications Coordinator at the International Council of Museums. Before joining ICOM, Anapaula worked on different communication projects. She holds a B.A. on Communication and Digital Media from the Instituto Tecnológico y de Estudios Superiores de Monterrey and a Masters in Creative Project Management, Culture and Design from the Rennes School of Business and the École européenne supérieure d’art de Bretagne.


Heidi McKinnon is Founder of Curators Without Borders and Board Member of the ICOM International Committee for Museums and Collections of Ethnography.


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