Please join us for a special virtual program in memory of Vivian B. Mann  Tuesday, April 13, 2021  12 Noon EDT  Vivian B. Mann, Judaica curator at the Jewish Museum in New York and founder of the graduate program in Jewish Art and Visual Culture at The Jewish Theological Seminary of America, made innumerable contributions to the field. Building on her legacy, two eminent scholars will each speak about a ceremonial object from the vantage point of their different disciplines, and… | Read more »

Online NEMO Training Course on visitor experience Join an engaging and thought-provoking series of two-hour virtual classes that will provide the ideas, frameworks and tools to develop visitor experiences that are appealing, engaging, relevant and memorable, facilitated by Lisa Baxter of the Experience Business. Dates and times Thursday 18 March (10:00-12:00 CET) Wednesday 24 March (15:00-17:00 CET) Wednesday 31 March (10:00-12:00 CET) Apply until Thursday 10 March 2021 by sending the following to CV 1 paragraph motivating your participation and your expectations Proof… | Read more »

Click here to view the flyer The past ten years have seen attacks on Jewish institutions in various European cities, and Jews have been verbally, symbolically and physically attacked with violence. At the same time, in many places, Jews have been increasingly vocal in demanding an accepted role in their home societies. Against this backdrop, the Jewish Museum Frankfurt aims to examine Jewish life in Europe. The symposium reflects on the paradoxical developments characteristic of the European Jewish diaspora. On… | Read more »

With museums worldwide closing their doors as a result of the pandemic, the challenges of educators rapidly changed. Quickly adapting to the new situation was a top priority for the museum community. As last year showed, moving your pedagogical practice from the museum floor to the virtual world poses challenges on many different levels. When your workload is high, when time is limited and when you’re facing a merge of professional and private life, realizing a smooth transition to an… | Read more »