Collections in Circulation: Mobile Museum Conference

Organising institution

Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew


Harriet Gendall (RBG, Kew)

Dates and time of the event

9-10 May 2019

Place of the event

Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew


We are pleased to announce that registration has opened for this Conference, to be held at the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, on Thursday 9th and Friday 10th May 2019.

Full details of the programme and a link to booking registration are now available at
https:// mobilemuseum/conference

The conference will bring together scholars from the UK and overseas with a shared interest in the mobility of museum collections, past and present. Their papers will address various aspects of the history of the circulation of objects and their re-mobilisation in the context of object exchange, educational projects and community engagement.

Confirmed speakers include Claudia Augustat, Paul Basu, Joshua Bell, Martha Fleming, Sally Gregory Kohlstedt, Luciana Martins, Wayne Modest, Catherine Nichols, Jude Philp, Daniel Simpson

This conference is organised by the Mobile Museum project, a collaboration between Royal Holloway, University of London, and the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

Twitter: @KewMobileMuseum #KewMobileMuseum


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