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Children’s Museology and the COVID-19 Crisis

Category: COVID-19
While physical museums are facing an uncertain future, virtual museum visitorship is booming. The Louvre’s web traffic has increased tenfold to four hundred thousand visits a day, and New …

Brooklyn Museum to Sell 12 Works as Pandemic Changes the Rules

Category: Collections Stewardship

It is the kind of sale that once would have engendered criticism, perhaps even sanctions: The Brooklyn Museum is putting 12 works up for auction at Christie's next month - including …

Why We’re Staying Closed

Category: Center for the Future Of Museums Blog
Many museums are struggling with when, and whether, to open, reclose, and reopen. These enormously difficult decisions may determine whether the organization survives the current crisis. …

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