Tagged with repatriation

Restitution and repatriation guidelines for British museums

In 2000, the Museums & Galleries Commission produced a set of guidelines for UK museums. Click on the following link to download a PDF copy MGC 2000 Restitution and Repatriation guidelines.  According to the Arts Council England there are plans to rewrite this publication.

Restitution: A View from the Regions

                              Restitution: A View from the Regions   National and university museums have tended to dominate public and sectoral debate regarding museums and their role in the restitution and repatriation of cultural property and yet, as all MEG members know, regional […]

Stories About Repatriations – a comic

Stories about Repatriations: Journeys to complete the work   Comics are not just cool, they are an effective communicating tool.   Stories about Repatriations: Journeys to complete the work issue 1 was released in November 2017 and is the work of American anthropologists Sonya Atalay and Jen Shannon, and illustrator John G. Swogger.   Stories […]

RAMM meets Blackfoot representatives

The Royal Albert Memorial Museum and Art Gallery (RAMM), Exeter, is involved in a multi-partner project, funded by The Leverhulme Trust’s International Network Grant. The project is led by Dr. Alison Brown, University of Aberdeen, with Dr. Anita Herle, Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology (CUMAA), University of Cambridge as the other UK museum partner. The project’s objective is to bring […]