University of Cambridge Museums

Projects, events and news from the University of Cambridge Museums

CultureHive – cultural marketing resource

Ever wondered if anyone is trying to solve similar problems to you? Ever sat writing a strategy thinking someone must have thought about this before? Well today the Arts Marketing … Continue reading

April 30, 2013 · Leave a comment

How to make and move an equatorium

Seb Falk, Connecting with Collections intern, provides an update on his research project at the Whipple Museum. At the start of this project I was only hoping to find some documentation linked … Continue reading

April 29, 2013 · Leave a comment

Museums at Night: 16 – 18 May

For families we had Twilight at the Museums but now it is time for the grown ups to take over! Five of the University of Cambridge Museums open out of … Continue reading

April 25, 2013 · Leave a comment

UCM Staff Newsletter – May 2013

Welcome to the University of Cambridge Museums (UCM) Staff Newsletter, a monthly bulletin providing all museum staff with an overview of news, updates and opportunities, brought to you by the UCM Team. We … Continue reading

April 24, 2013 · Leave a comment

CIRCUIT: A National Youth Network for the Visual Arts

Kettle’s Yard is delighted to announce that we have been accepted, in partnership with Wysing Arts Centre, as one of 5 national partners, in a landmark youth engagement programme funded … Continue reading

April 22, 2013 · Leave a comment

Foursquare and the museums

Foursquare is a location based social networking platform that allows you to “check in” at locations such as coffee shops, restaurants, and tourist attractions via your mobile phone or computer.  … Continue reading

April 19, 2013 · Leave a comment

Bring out the bunting

Earlier this week I found an interesting description of a garden in Dr Ken Thompson’s book ‘An ear to the ground’. He urges people to appreciate their own domestic gardens … Continue reading

April 18, 2013 · Leave a comment

Stories from the Archives: Ann Calton’s sampler

Leena Rana, Connecting with Collections intern, provides an update on her research project at the Fitzwilliam Museum. The Fitzwilliam’s online catalogue provides this information about Ann Calton’s sampler:  the diameters (length, 56 … Continue reading

April 17, 2013 · Leave a comment