Archives of Women Artists, Research and Exhibitions (AWARE) in Paris is organizing in partnership with la Réunion des Musées Métropolitains Rouen-Normandie (RMM) and l’Institut National d’Histoire de l’Art (INHA):
10. October 2018
This multidisciplinary meeting, open to all, will be held in the framework of “L’Argument de Rouen”. It invites the public to question the ability of museums to be in touch with the societal challenges of our time. Through round tables and discussions with personalities from various disciplines, “L’Argument de Rouen” aims to question the link between museums, society and history of art, allowing this discipline to open to questions from other horizons.
The theme for L’Argument 2018 is :
“Think / build emancipation. The emerging question of gender in museums”.
The two volumes of “Feminism and Museums” are edited by Jenna Ashton and published by MuseumsEtc. They include not only an article called “Women’s Museums: Hubs for Feminism” written by our coordinator Astrid Schönweger, but many insightful chapters of our member museums. Continue reading
We are at the ICOM Conference in 2017 in Milan. Sissi Prader from the #Frauenmuseum #Meran and Board-Member of IAWM are connecting and networking.
Yesterday Astrid spoke at FIHRM workshops about human and women rights in women’s museums.
Today at 16:30 we are at the Amber Hall at the Conference together with #Merete #Ipsen, director of the Women’s museum Denmark leading a workshop about Guidelines of Women’s Museums and gender related museums.