–International Museum Workers Day IMWD is a global community of heritage and museum professionals — including: artists, scholars, art historians, scientists, archaeologists, anthropologists, curators, filmmakers, performance artists, designers & many other — whose expertise, years of experiences and dedication help create, discover, preserve, and disseminate our tangible and non-tangible cultural heritage.
The 4th International Museum Workers Day (#IMWD2018) will take place on Thursday June 28, 2018.–
See report for #IMWD2017
Information on #IMWD2018
IMWD is an advocacy project initiated by museologist, artist and filmmaker Homa Taj of MUSEUMVIEWS.
The following are among international organizations whose employees have celebrated IMWD:
The Metropolitan Museum of Art; Musee Louvre; Galleria degli Uffizi; LACMA; El Museo Soumaya, Mex.; Picasso Museum, Spain; Deutsches Historisches Museum; Musee d’Orsay;The Gardner Museum, Boston; Modern Art Museum, Brazil; Robben Island Museum, S. Africa; Museum of the Jewish People, Israel; Shangai Science & Tech Museum; American Museum Natural History; State Museum of Contemporary Art, Greece; National Museum of Rwanda; National Museum of Egyptian Civilization; National Gallery Singapore; Louvre Abu Dhabi; National Comission for Museums and Monuments, Nigeria; Olympic and Sports Museum, Qatar; Arte Contemporaneo, Bolivia; Fine Arts Museum, Viet Nam; National Museum of Kenya; National Museums of Philippines; National Museum of Moldova; National Museum of Vanautu; National Museum of Australia; National Museum of Ghana; Museo Historica National, Chile; Museum National de Anthropologia, El Salvador; National Museum of Ireland; National Museum of Bhutan; Morija Museum, Lesotho; International Center of Photography; American Federation of Arts; Hispanic Society of America; AAMers (& Future of Museums); Museum Directors; International Council of Museums ICOM; ICOM USA; ICOM Canada; ICOM Italia; … & very many others …