Old guards and new alliances in German mmuseums : a personal comment.
Vieille garde et nouvelles alliances dans les musées allemands : commentaire personnel (fre)
Place, publisher, year: Ottawa, Ontario : ICOM International Committee for Museum Management, 1999
Collation: p. 5-6
Author: Schwandner, Gerd.
Serial type: Article from Periodical
Synopsis: Since January 1999, the legal status of the museums in Hamburg and Bremen has changed and they are run as "public foundations". The author examines how, in the future, German museum directors will have to face the reduction of cultural budgets and the competition with the leisure industry. Museum directors must become managers and their training and qualifications must envolve business, marketing, administration and even politics.
Description: museum management; museum administration; museum financing; museum directors; Germany FR.