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Tuesday Talks: "Belonging” in Exhibit Design: Community building through the exhibit design process

Tuesday Talks: "Belonging” in Exhibit Design: Community building through the exhibit design process

Tune in every month to talk all about museums

Tuesday, June 25, 2024
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM (EDT)

Event Details

We know museum people, so we know you're not happy with being disconnected from your sites, so we're pulling together some online chats to stay connected over the coming weeks. 

Join us every month for this virtual event designed for museum professionals seeking to expand their expertise and explore cutting-edge practices in the field. Each month, we delve into a different theme, covering everything from curatorial best practices to the latest conservation techniques and even exploring 'next practices' to spark forward-thinking discussions about the future of museums. This interactive series provides valuable insights and nurtures a vibrant learning community, offering ample opportunities for networking, collaboration, and open discussion. Whether you're a curator, educator, or conservator, we invite you to be part of the conversation shaping the future of museums at "Tuesday Talks."

Join us every Tuesday!

    • Frequency: every 4th Tuesday
    • New topic each month
    • Time: 11 AM – 12:30 PM
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Whitney Royster
Whitney Royster
Membership & Programs Coordinator Virginia Association of Museums (804)358-3172

“Belonging” in Exhibit Design: Community building through the exhibit design process

At our next "Tuesday Talk," we will emphasize the transformative role of the exhibit design process in community building and the importance of establishing a sense of belonging from the outset. Join us as Kim Nelson, Principal at The PRD Group, leads us through an exploration of practical strategies for listening sessions, community outreach, team meetings, and design presentations to ensure every voice is heard. Discover how these approaches can transform your institution by generating innovative ideas and securing buy-in, making your exhibitions more impactful and inclusive than ever before.

Upcoming Monthly Topics:

  • July: Building Professional Resilience and Best Practices in Museum Operations 
  • August:  Cultivating Community Engagement and Inclusive Museum Programming 
  • September:  Visionary Leadership and Strategic Planning in Museums 
  • October: Creative Interpretation and Exhibition Curation in Museum Contexts 
  • November:  Professional Development and Wellness in Museum Practice