Conference, maa Cambridge

Exhibiting Cultures, Exhibiting Empire, Exhibiting Europe

SWICH Conference, July 2018, organized by maa Cambridge. Presentations and panel discussions explored recent examples of how museums of world culture are tackling legacies of empire and colonialism and issues of belonging.(read more)


Out of the Box - Moving Worlds

Out of the Box establishes a dialogue between people with transnational identities living in Vienna and museum objects. In this context, people of different backgrounds and with different stories comment objects of the Weltmuseum Wien from their very own perspective.(read more)

Supporting programme to Out of the Box

Taking Part

For “Taking Part”, the photographer of the SWICH exhibition Out of the Box, Aleksandra Pawloff, invited visitors to join her and participate: after selecting their favourite objects from the exhibition, she portraited them and asked them about the object.
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Next Generation - Digital Contact Zone

Slovene Ethnographic Museum, Ljubljana. 19 – 21 March 2018. This transdisciplinary workshop explored ways to use digital media to involve a young audience as special target group of museums of ethnography and world cultures.(read more)


The Making of a Point of View

On 23 February 2017, the Museo delle Civiltà – Museo preistorico etnografico “L. Pigorini” inaugurated the collaborative exhibition “The Making of a Point of View. Spotlights on the Indonesian and Malaysian collections”. (read more)