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Getty Museum Asked To Return Artifacts To Turkey - Huffington Post

Getty Museum Asked To Return Artifacts To Turkey - Huffington Post | Museums and Ethics | Scoop.it
Zee NewsGetty Museum Asked To Return Artifacts To TurkeyHuffington PostLOS ANGELES -- The government of Turkey has asked the J. Paul Getty Museum and several other American museums to return artifacts that it believes were looted.
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The Art Of Food: Museum Celebrates Iconic Catalan Chef's Cuisine : NPR

The Art Of Food: Museum Celebrates Iconic Catalan Chef's Cuisine : NPR | Museums and Ethics | Scoop.it
As head chef of El Bulli, the widely influential Ferran Adria revolutionized modernist cuisine. Now, the man hailed as the "Salvador Dali of the kitchen" is the subject of an experimental new art exhibit in London.

 

 
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UN mulls ethics of 'killer robots'

UN mulls ethics of 'killer robots' | Museums and Ethics | Scoop.it
The ethics surrounding so-called killer robots will come under scrutiny as a report is presented to the UN's Human Rights Council in Geneva.
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Rafael: la agitada vida sexual de un genio renacentista -

Rafael: la agitada vida sexual de un genio renacentista - | Museums and Ethics | Scoop.it
Desde el pasado 12 de junio y hasta el próximo 16 de septiembre, el Museo del Prado acoge una exposición que repasa los últimos años de la magnífica producción artística de Rafael Sanzio, el otro gran genio — junto a Leonardo y a Miguel Ángel— del Renacimiento italiano. Foto de la Wiki
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SFMOMA - Museo de San Francisco

SFMOMA - Museo de San Francisco | Museums and Ethics | Scoop.it
Podemos visitar eArte Moderno de San Francisco en una plataforma excelente.
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As Imagens de Fukushima

As Imagens de Fukushima | Museums and Ethics | Scoop.it
O espanhol Pablo de Soto mostra sua pesquisa sobre a dimensão audiovisual da crise nuclear de Fukushima.
 
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AAMD Argues Against Artists' Royalties in Statement to Copyright Office; Hearing to Be Held Tuesday

AAMD Argues Against Artists' Royalties in Statement to Copyright Office; Hearing to Be Held Tuesday | Museums and Ethics | Scoop.it
On Apr. 23, the U.S. Copyright Office will conduct a public hearing on the pros and cons of possible federal legislation to mandate artists' resale royalties. In advance of the hearing, the Copyrig...

 

 
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Scientists find oldest human remains in Flanders - Expatica

Scientists find oldest human remains in Flanders - Expatica | Museums and Ethics | Scoop.it
A fragment of a collarbone excavated near Kruibeke and estimated to be more than six thousand years old, is the oldest piece of human remains ever to be discovered in Flanders. The human bone, found in River Scheldt ...
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Ghana needs Cultural Heritage Policy - Archeology Lecturer - GhanaWeb

Ghana needs Cultural Heritage Policy - Archeology LecturerGhanaWebDr Benjamin Kankpeyeng, Head of the Department of Archaeology and Heritage Studies, University of Ghana, said such collaborations facilitated mutual learning, saying "the experiences...
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Search Museums | Find a Museum

Search Museums | Find a Museum | Museums and Ethics | Scoop.it
The Detroit Institute of Arts (DIA) has been a significant museum since its inception in 1885. With over 100 separate galleries, spanning over 650000 square feet, the DIA has one of the most diverse collections in the United ...
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Maintaining the rice terraces still a challenge - Ifugao Cultural Heritage Office - Philippine Information Agency

Maintaining the rice terraces still a challenge - Ifugao Cultural Heritage Office - Philippine Information Agency | Museums and Ethics | Scoop.it
AFPMaintaining the rice terraces still a challenge - Ifugao Cultural Heritage OfficePhilippine Information AgencyLAGAWE, Ifugao June 29 (PIA) -- An official here said that the delisting of the Ifugao Rice Terraces by the United Nations Educational,...
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Heritage Sabah to conduct documentation study on clock tower ...

Its mission is to organize public awareness, to promote the preservation, restoration and protection of the architectural and cultural heritage, to advocate architectural and cultural heritage policies and guidelines for ...
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Museums and Archaeology » Day of Archaeology

Museums and Archaeology » Day of Archaeology | Museums and Ethics | Scoop.it
My role at the Sydney University Museums varies from day to day. I work part time as a Collections Officer with the Collection Management team, as well as part time as a Curatorial Assistant for the Nicholson Museum.
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Madinat al-Zahra museo del año

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"El foro europeo de los museos ha otorgado su premio anual 2012 al museo cordobés de Madinat Al-Zahara de Nieto y Sobejano

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Bringing Ethics Into Your Closet

Bringing Ethics Into Your Closet | Museums and Ethics | Scoop.it
It's not easy finding ethical clothing. But in the wake of the Bangladesh factory disasters, that may be changing.
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EL MUSEO: ESPACIO CREATIVO.por Rafael Gomez Alonso

EL MUSEO: ESPACIO CREATIVO.por Rafael Gomez Alonso | Museums and Ethics | Scoop.it
"Los museos se configuran hoy en día no sólo como unos exponentes de obras de arte sino que en ellos se encierran distintos modos de creatividad que ofrecen variadas tendencias del panorama visual contemporáneo con el fin de convertirse en espacios híbridos de estilos independientes y colectivos, abiertos a cualquier tipo de manifestación. En el siguiente artículo se plantean, en líneas generales, las magnitudes que ofrece el espacio museístico como medio de creación para captar a diferentes sectores de público".
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Primer Museo Viviente de la Radio y Comunicaciones

Primer Museo Viviente de la Radio y Comunicaciones | Museums and Ethics | Scoop.it
Pionero en el Uruguay, fue fundado por el Sr. Antonio Tormo y su esposa, Ligia Ferreira, el 15 de mayo de 1991. Compuesto por equipos museológicos en funcionamiento, como ser la Radio a Galena del año 1926, un grabador de alambre de 1938 en el cual está registrada la voz de Guillermo Marconi. Se aprecian teléfonos del año 1916 y 1950, en funcionamiento. Bibliografía y documentos. Grabaciones discográficas en una "Victrola" de corneta de 1904. Las primeras lámparas de luz de Thomas Alva Edison fabricadas en 1904, y radio transmisores de la Segunda Guerra Mundial. Proyectores de cine, colección de teléfonos celulares, de computadoras personales, cámaras fotográficas, fotografías de principios de S. XIX, rollos de pianola, trasmisores y receptores de radioaficionados construidos artesanalmente, máquinas de escribir, radioteletipos de la Segunda Guerra Mundial y posguerra, 5000 válvulas de radio desde el año 1922-1980s, colección de transistores de primera generación, videograbadoras, grabadores de cinta, micrófonos, grabaciones en cilindros de cera, etc.
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Marketing and ethics - where is the limit?

Marketing and ethics - where is the limit? | Museums and Ethics | Scoop.it
Marketing is all about enlightening the positive aspects of a product or service in order to sell it or improve its public image. Ethics is all about respecting non-spoken rules enabling life in society.
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Rhino head heist: Half a million euros' worth stolen from Irish museum

Rhino head heist: Half a million euros' worth stolen from Irish museum | Museums and Ethics | Scoop.it
The thieves are expected to try to sell the horns in Asia. Europol claimed in 2011 that most of Europe's illegal rhino trade was committed by a single 'ethnically-Irish organized criminal group.'
 
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San Francisco Museums' 10-Month Battle Over Labor Conditions Comes to an End

San Francisco Museums' 10-Month Battle Over Labor Conditions Comes to an End | Museums and Ethics | Scoop.it
San Francisco Museums' 10-Month Battle Over Labor Conditions Comes to an End Language English Email Print Save Tweet ...
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Afghanistan fights to reclaim cultural heroes, restore heritage - Oman Tribune

Afghanistan fights to reclaim cultural heroes, restore heritage - Oman Tribune | Museums and Ethics | Scoop.it
Afghanistan fights to reclaim cultural heroes, restore heritageOman TribuneBut along with the death and destruction of the past three decades, Afghans say they also lost a chunk of their rich cultural heritage with Iran, Pakistan and even Turkey...
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Mali: Timbuktu and Tomb of Askia Sites Added to List of World Heritage in Danger - AllAfrica.com

Mali: Timbuktu and Tomb of Askia Sites Added to List of World Heritage in Danger - AllAfrica.com | Museums and Ethics | Scoop.it
BBC NewsMali: Timbuktu and Tomb of Askia Sites Added to List of World Heritage in DangerAllAfrica.comDuring the mission, UNESCO and the Government of Mali defined measures to safeguard World Heritage Properties in the country's north - including...
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If we must commingle art and commerce, 2 museums show us the way - Philadelphia Inquirer

If we must commingle art and commerce, 2 museums show us the way - Philadelphia Inquirer | Museums and Ethics | Scoop.it
If we must commingle art and commerce, 2 museums show us the wayPhiladelphia InquirerPassing the Barnes Foundation's sprawling new parking lot one recent afternoon, I was surprised to see half the spaces were empty.
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A throwdown about the term ‘curator’ | Digital Curation for Teachers

A throwdown about the term ‘curator’ | Digital Curation for Teachers | Museums and Ethics | Scoop.it
Lately, questions about the bastardisation of the term curator have been emerging around the blogosphere. The Hermitage Museum wrote An Open Letter to Everyone Using the Word ‘Curate’ Incorrect...
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The Bastardization of the Term Curator and What Museum Curators Think of It | The Information Professional

The Bastardization of the Term Curator and What Museum Curators Think of It | The Information Professional | Museums and Ethics | Scoop.it
Robin Good: "A throwdown about the term "curator"".
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The Best in Heritage posted videos

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