Nicolas Garnier, keeper for the Pacific collections, is pleased to announce the availability of a position of Curator for the Pacific Collection (with a preference for a specialization on Polynesian collections) at the Musée du Quai Branly-Jacques Chirac.
We invite applicants with a strong background in anthropology or art history and with a significant professional experience in international museums.
Knowledge of Pacific vernacular languages is welcome.
The Association TAPA has the pleasure to invite you to the Tapa Event in Paris, 12-17 September 2017, during the Parcours du Monde.
The annual PAA-E meeting entitled “Previous Possessions, New Obligations”: The Ongoing Responsibilities of Ethnographic Museums, will be held at the Musée d’Ethnographie de Genève (MEG) from 21 until 23 November 2017 to coincide with the exhibition L’effet boomerang. Les arts aborigènes d’Australie – The Boomerang Effect.
MASSIM MUSEUM AND CULTURAL CENTRE
Free lecture series and inaugural talk
Free for all, all welcome
The CAA is now accepting submissions for the 2018 Annual Conference which will be held February 21-24 in Los Angeles. A great opportunity for a big PAA turn out!
The Performing Arts – Making the Invisible Visible Apia, Samoa 27 November-1December 2017
Adrienne Kaeppler has suggested that one (key) role that art plays in Pacific societies is to make the invisible visible. In particular, the performing arts have developed over the millennia as integral aspects of ritual, political and economic exchanges, and in some cases entertainment.
Pacific Arts Association – Europe
PAA-E Annual Meeting – Norwich
There is just one month left to enter the Aesthetica Art Prize 2016, with major prizes including £5,000 courtesy of Hiscox, a group exhibition, publication in an anthology and editorial coverage in Aesthetica Magazine (311,000 readership).
These prizes present emerging and established artists with the opportunity to expand their career and further their engagement internationally with the art world.
In the run-up to the call for entries deadline, it would be fantastic if you could share this opportunity with your audiences at Pacific Arts Alliance.
The Tropenmuseum in Amsterdam, the Afrika Museum in Berg en Dal and Museum Volkenkunde in Leiden, the Netherlands are museums about people. Together they form the Nationaal Museum voor Wereldculturen (NMVW).