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Our Blog - Tag: curatorial conversations

Listen: Living With Buildings - On Health and Architecture

22 January 2019
Literature

Author Iain Sinclair joined the Bethlem Museum of the Mind Curator Kate Tiernan, to talk about his new book Living With Buildings: On Health and Architecture and how it engages with the context of residential recovery sites such as Bethlem and the Maudsley Hospitals. 

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Listen: Breaking Bread with Tim May

04 December 2018
Events

Listen to Anglican Minister Tim May on the historical, cultural and spiritual significace of  bread. 

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Curatorial Conversations XIV

22 October 2012
Relocation

Read more about the discussions that go on behind the scenes when exhibiting objects and stories related to mental health.

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Curatorial Conversations XIII

20 August 2012
Relocation

This month we continue our look at voyeurism in museums.

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Curatorial Conversations XII

19 July 2012
Relocation

This month's curatorial conversation looks at the issue of voyeurism in museums.

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Curatorial Conversations XI

26 June 2012
Relocation

Read the latest in our series of Curatorial Conversations.

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Curatorial Conversations X

21 May 2012
Relocation

This month's curatorial conversation looks at the recent trend in reclamation and memorialisation of asylum cemeteries.

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Curatorial Conversations IX

25 April 2012
Relocation

This month we look at the idea of 'Challenging history' and how museums can go about displaying objects and histories that people may not wish to see.

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Curatorial Conversations VIII

27 March 2012
Relocation

Continuing on from last month, find out more about the thinking behind the redevelopment of our new museum.

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Curatorial Conversations VII

28 February 2012
Relocation

We continue with our curatorial conversations as we try to decide how our new museum will look and feel.

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Curatorial Conversations VI

20 January 2012
Relocation

This month's post is more questions than answers, but helps us to think about how visitors to the museum may be affected by the objects on display.

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Curatorial Conversations V

30 December 2011
Exhibitions, Relocation

Find out more about discussions held at one of our recent consultation sessions.

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Curatorial Conversations IV

28 November 2011
Exhibitions, Relocation

Hear more about the experiences of curators at Bethlem Museum.

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Curatorial Conversations III

14 October 2011
Exhibitions, Relocation

Continue finding out more about some of the issues we encounter as curators.

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Curatorial Conversations II

27 September 2011
Collection, Relocation

As we continue with this series of curatorial conversations, we hope to find out more about what our readers think of our plans to relocate.

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