Oct
21

SAMA Webinar Invite and Programme: 28 October 2020

Book tickets for South African Museums Association 2020 Conference and AGM Webinar https://qkt.io/OD6oM5 Download PDF File Here
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Oct
19

Government Gazette vol. 664 of 7.10.2020 permitting museums to open subject to COVID-19 Protocols.

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Oct
15

The Guardian: 8 October 2020: Dutch museums vow to return art looted by colonialists

Dutch museums vow to return art looted by colonialists | Netherlands | The Guardian Estimated 100,000 exhibits may be repatriated to remedy historical ‘injustices’ https://www.theguardian.com/world/2020/oct/08/dutch-museums-vow-to-return-art-looted-by-colonialists
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Oct
12

Revision of SAMA Constitution Information Session

Please find attached a notice for a Zoom meeting to be held on 21 October 2020 at 10am. The purpose of the meeting is to discuss in depth the revision of the constitution prior to the AGM. Please inform the SAMA Office (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.) if you would like to attend so we can send you the link. All documents related to the Constitu...
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Sep
30

SAMA AGM and Webinar

The 84th SAMA Annual General Meeting will be held online on Wednesday 28 October 2020 from 9h00-11.30 am. The AGM forms part of a webinar programme entitled 'Interacting at a distance'. Click here to book free tickets: https://qkt.io/OD6oM5The SAMA constitution has been revised for NPO purposes and will be tabled at the AGM for approval. A cop...
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Sep
29

Cape Times: 29 September 2020: D6 Museum's founder Dr Nagia dies

https://www.pressreader.com/south-africa/cape-times/20200929/281487868794317
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Sep
25

SA Navy Museum reopens over weekends from 3 October

The SA Navy Museum in Simon's Town reopens fully - on weekends as well as in the week from Saturday 3 October 2020. See video below. Details on: https://sanavymuseum.co.za/
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Sep
23

Cape Argus: 23 September 2020: Museums in chronic state

Cape Argus: 23 September 2020
SAMA comments on funding for South African museums.  https://www.iol.co.za/capeargus/news/cape-town-museums-in-a-chronic-state-of-neglect-and-disrepair-274d3bb9-01bf-4ff1-884d-0bffda4c070e
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Aug
17

Decolonising Collections: SAMA ICOM Joint Webinar

SAMA is hosting a webinar series on Decolonising Collections on 25 and 26 November 2020. It is a joint project with ICOM COMCOL and ICOM-SA with additional funding from ICOM SAREC. Initially planned as workshop in Cape Town, this webinar will now have a much stronger international perspective than initially planned. We aim to explore current trends...
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Jun
29

​SAMA's COVID-19 Guidelines for Museums

Museums have an ethical obligation towards their publics to provide a safe space. In the context of the Covid-19 pandemic, this means that museums must be seen to put protocols in place to protect both the public and the staff and those protocols should be trusted as adequate to protect the health of the public and staff.  Download PDF Fi...
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