University of Cambridge Museums

Projects, events and news from the University of Cambridge Museums

Cromwell Community College Arts Award

As part of the Fitzwilliam Museum education programme we enjoy working with groups of young people on the Arts Award scheme. If the Arts Award is new to you then … Continue reading

October 28, 2016 · Leave a comment

Lining ‘em up

Ina Pruegel, our Digital Engagement Specialist, and Richard White, our Marketing Coordinator, are current Fellows at the Arts Marketing Association’s (AMA) Digital Marketing Academy.  The Digital Marketing Academy (DMA) is an online learning … Continue reading

October 27, 2016 · 1 Comment

Fitzwilliam Object of the Month: October

The Fitzwilliam Museum celebrates its Bicentenary during 2016. As part of the Museum’s celebrations they are choosing an Object of the Month for each calendar month. These will be on … Continue reading

October 25, 2016 · Leave a comment

Hide and Seek in Japan

As far as we know, the Hide and Seek exhibition at the Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology (MAA) is the first time a museum has had an exhibition dedicated to the … Continue reading

October 20, 2016 · Leave a comment

Kettle’s Yard redevelopment: update

Director Andrew Nairne gives an update on Kettle’s Yard’s building project A few weeks ago I was standing on a constructed walkway about 5 metres above the Kettle’s Yard building … Continue reading

October 18, 2016 · Leave a comment

Can we adapt? Can we thrive?

This was the question the 2016 GEM Conference set out to address, with 120 delegates and contributors meeting at the Surgeons’ Hall in Edinburgh on 31 August to 1 September. … Continue reading

October 17, 2016 · Leave a comment

Cam Lates kicks off with Extreme Improv at the Polar Museum

Cam Lates, the University of Cambridge Museums new series of after-hours events for adults, kicked off at the end of September. With an evening of improv comedy inspired by the … Continue reading

October 14, 2016 · Leave a comment

University of Cambridge Museums awarded £149,945 to help diversity flourish in arts and culture

University of Cambridge Museums is among 25 organisations across England to receive funding as the Arts Council today (13 October) announces the successful applicants to its Change Makers and Sustained … Continue reading

October 13, 2016 · Leave a comment