Museum and Community. From visiting to participation

“Museum and Community. From visiting to participation” workshop conducted at COAF SMART Center in Debed, Lori Province from 13-15 June 2018. The training program was initiated by the The British Museum’s International Training Program fellows Marine Mkrtchyan (ITP 2014), Hayk Mkrtchyan (ITP 2014, Senior Fellow 2017), Davit Poghosyan (ITP 2015) and Astghik Marabyan (ITP 2017)[…]

Museum Education Center. Through Education to Implementation

On October 2014, with financial support from DVV International Museum Education Center established for development of alternative, adult education opportunities in our museums. Since 2014, we supported museum staff to participate in skills building trainings as well as provided special grants and awards to foster and enhance museum education. From 14-17 of May, 2018 DVV[…]

Inclusive Education in Museums: Museum without Barriers

Inclusive education in Museums Workshop on “Inclusive education in Museums” organized for professionals from museum and heritage sector to develop strategies and methods of working with community members with disabilities. The workshop focused on the importance of museums and cultural organizations in general in developing inclusive educational programs/projects and skills how to implement those projects[…]

Regional Workshop on “Planning and Marketing Museum Education” 22-25 NOV 2017 Yerevan, Armenia

The Regional Workshop on Planning and Marketing the Museum Education Products is a joint project of ICOM International Committee of Education and Cultural Action (CECA), ICOM National Committee of Armenia and ICOM International Committee of Marketing and Public Relations (MPR) supported by ICOM Paris within the ICOM Special Projects Grant 2017. The targeted participants are 20 museum[…]

THE BRITISH MUSEUM’S INTERNATIONAL TRAINING PROGRAMME SENIOR FELLOWSHIP

THE BRITISH MUSEUM’S INTERNATIONAL TRAINING PROGRAMME SUMMER PROGRAMME 2017 HAYK MKRTCHYAN (SENIOR FELLOW 2017, ARMENIA) The British Museum’s International Training Programme is one of the most important professional initiatives to bring together museum and heritage specialists across the world for sharing cultures, skills, experiences and ideas. Since 2006 it became truly international network comprise of[…]

Study visit to Berlin, Germany

A collaboration between Museum Education Centre (MEC) in Armenia, German Museums Association, DVV International Armenia Country Office and Association of Museum Workers and Friends in Armenia   Introduction Since 2016 Museum Education Centre actively collaborating with Network of European Museums Organization (NEMO). In November 2016, during the Annual Meeting of NEMO in Karlsruhe, Germany and[…]

Museum Educational Programs Award 2016

The Museum Education Center in partnership with the DVV International Country Office Armenia and the Association of Museum Workers and Friends organized an Award of Museum Educational Programs.    The main goal of the Award was to recognize creative and innovative thinking in museum education fostering further development of the field in Armenia. The Award[…]

Welcome Reception of the International Workshop “Learning, Engagement, Museum” in Komitas Museum-Institute

On 25 October,  the International Workshop “Learning, Engagement, Museum” took place in Komitas Museum-Institute organised by Museum Education Center in Armenia in partnership with Manchester Art Gallery and British Museum. HM Ambassador Judith Farnworth attended the welcome reception and in her opening remarks to the workshop participants the Ambassador hailed the initiative as an excellent[…]

Learning, Engagement and Museums

Learning, Engagement and Museums  26 – 28 October 2016 A collaboration between Museum Education Center (MEC) in Armenia, Manchester Art Gallery and the British Museum’s International Training Programme Introduction Working together with colleagues from Manchester Art Gallery and the International Training Programme, Hayk and Marine Mkrtchyan and Davit Poghosyan (Armenia, ITP 2014, 2015) have developed[…]

Media and Museums

Workshop on ”Media and Museums” September 26-28, 2016 Yerevan The Museum Education Center in cooperation with the Internews Media Initiatives Center, Association of Museum Workers and Friends and DVV International Armenia Country Office  organizes a three-day workshop for museum specialists in Armenia focused on the “Media and Museums”. The main focus of the workshop is[…]