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Call for Applications AVGPfeatured

By AEJM / Robbie Schweiger on

The Advisory Visits Grant Programme (AVGP) is developed to assist AEJM members in need of expert advise and training, by offering them professional support for expert advice and in house-training. All AEJM member institutions can apply. The next deadline is May 15, 2019. The AVGP offers small grants to support member museums in need of consultancy. By this means, the AEJM is able to provide member institutions with expert advice and in house-training through the support of visits by museum experts to our grantees. It encourages the exchange of information, ideas and knowledge between European Jewish museums, provides training and learning opportunities and promotes mutual support and cooperation in a wide range of areas. Applications are welcome in the following three categories: 1. Collection Management 2. Museum Education 3. Permanent Displays Applications must be in line with all eligibility criteria. Find out more about how to apply for curatorial projects and educational projects.  … | Read more »

  1. Vivian B. Mann z”l

    By AEJM / Robbie Schweiger on

    Vivian B. Mann, Professor Emerita for Jewish Art History and Visual Culture at The Jewish Theological Seminary and former Morris and Eva Feld Chair… | Read more »

  2. International Workshop on Jewish Heritage at the Jewish Museum London

    By AEJM / Robbie Schweiger on

    2nd International Workshop on Jewish Heritage, 2019 ‘Museums and their Communities’ Jewish Museum London, Monday and Tuesday, 24-25 June 2019 The 2nd International Workshop on Jewish Heritage… | Read more »

  3. Call for Applications for the Jewish Heritage Seminar by the University of Amsterdam & the Rothschild Foundation Hanadiv Europe

    By AEJM / Robbie Schweiger on

    The University of Amsterdam and the Rothschild Foundation Hanadiv Europe are now accepting applications to attend an intensive JEWISH HERITAGE SEMINAR for junior professionals and… | Read more »

In King Matt’s Poland: The 100th Anniversary of Regaining Independence

On display at POLIN Museum of the History of the Polish Jews
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What can we do to make everybody happy? How should we arrange the state so that all its citizens are content? Is it easy to govern a state? These are the questions posed by Matt, protagonist of the book King Matt the First by Janusz Korczak. POLIN Museum of History of Polish Jews invites children and adults to a meeting with the 10-year old king, which will surely prove to be an unforgettable adventure. Together, they will seek answers to the questions concerning the labour of governing a state. Thanks to fairy tale-like illustrations by Iwona Chmielewska, visitors will enter the world of Korczak’s novel. They will “put on the shoes” of the little king who has to take the throne and arrange anew a war-torn country, experiencing various trials and tribulations in the process. On the 100th anniversary of Poland regaining independence POLIN wishes to help children understand the role of citizens in… | Read more »

  • history
  • drawing & prints
  • artefact
  • cultural history
  • heritage
  • social history
  1. "Re-Generation. Jewish Life in Poland."

    On display at Galicia Jewish Museum
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    • history
    • heritage
    • cultural history
    • social history
    • community
    • post war history
    • photography
  2. Three with a Pen: Lily Renée, Bil Spira, and Paul Peter Porges

    On display at Jewish Museum Vienna
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    • social history
    • graphic design
    • post war history
    • drawing & prints
    • photography
    • art
    • holocaust
    • history
  3. All About Tel Aviv-Jaffa. The Invention of a City

    On display at Jewish Museum Hohenems
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    • cultural history
    • social history
    • contemporary art
    • photography
    • architecture
    • history
    • design