A piece of Germany's past it wishes it could forget was just discovered in the American Museum of Natural History.
Category: Museums & Human Rights
Museum Details: Immigration the Raison d’Être of New Museum in London
It's one of the most important political debates in the history of the world. But until this week, London had no museum dedicated to the topic of immigration.
Remembering in the Company of Ghosts: An American Jew in Germany Contemplates Yom HaShoah
When reminders of the persecution of your ancestors are everywhere, the only option is to face them.
Museum Details: Speaking with Silence
One museum navigates the exceedingly difficult task of simultaneously remaining true to its subject matter and its mission.
Museum Details: A Museum of Claudel’s Own
Camille Claudel has spent history in Rodin's shadow. This year, she steps into the light.
Museum Details: Horror of India’s Colonization Warrants Exposure
Scholars are calling for the continuing study of the British colonization of India. But where will such scholarship find a home?
Museum Details: In Mosul, Fragile Cultural Heritage Recaptured
Although Iraq's most precious cultural artifacts are certainly not out of danger, they are one step closer to safety after this week's events.
Museum Details: A Weekly Industry Quote
When President Trump responds to Anti-Semitism proactively and in real time, and without pleas and pressure, that's when we'll be able to say this President has turned… Read more "Museum Details: A Weekly Industry Quote"
Soundsuits of Freedom: Museum Mermaid Reviews Nick Cave at The Jepson Center
Nick Cave’s gorgeous soundsuits cry out for social justice without saying a word.
Is Shia LaBeouf Our Patronus? A Museum Struggles with Digital Free Speech
When the radical freedom of the internet is applied to a linear platform, shit gets weird.