Posts Categorized: AEJM Announcements

We kindly invite you to join our online meeting on the topic of provenance research which will be organized on Wednesday, 14 October, 3:00 – 4:30 PM CET by Christina Meri (Jewish Museum of Greece). This meeting is intended for museum curators and all interested parties. It will deal with the issue of provenance research and its ever-growing relevance for our museums: What do the evolving insights in reconstruction and the improving opportunities to do online research into provenance of… | Read more »

On Wednesday 23 September – 3 PM (CET) AEJM will present a ZOOM workshop on Online Programming, Education and Public Engagement by Łucja Koch and Małgorzata Zając of POLIN Museum of the History of Polish Jews. This workshop is intended for people who run or intend to run an online cultural or educational program. At the time when our museums stayed closed, we were adopting a range of strategies: we were improving the visibility of our museum’s digital resources, holding… | Read more »

Dear all, In 2020, AEJM and Jewish Museum Munich launched the new Curatorial Education Program (CEP) for Jewish museum professionals. The CEP is a joint project of AEJM and the Jewish Museum Munich, financed by the German Federal Foreign Office. The first activity that was scheduled for April (seminar in Hamburg) and the second for September (study visit to Stockholm) had to be canceled due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Meanwhile we have received the news that the amendment of our original… | Read more »

Since AEJM had to cancel all its regular onsite programming for this year, including the Annual Conference, we are determined to keep the network alive by organizing a series of online events. By the exchange of information and the discussion of common challenges AEJM aims to foster collaborative projects and a productive exchange of ideas and expertise. On Tuesday, 30 June from 15:00-16:15h CET we will organise a first focused online meeting, on the topic of Fundraising. Many museums face… | Read more »

On Thursday 7 May, at 3 PM Central European Time, AEJM will host its first online roundtable discussion. A number of colleagues in leadership positions from different European museums will discuss the current crisis with the AEJM board. Goal is to share our varied experiences in dealing with everyday practical issues, such as organising collections storage and safekeeping, communicating with local authorities, scheduling and long-distance delegation, developing and implementing webinars, lectures, or workshops for our online visitors. The participants will… | Read more »