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LET'S TALK Collecting the Contemporary

Shortly after Lockdown in March 2020, a number of museums embarked on contemporary collecting programmes to capture the stories, images and memorabilia of what has been and remains a momentous event in our lifetime.

06 July 2020

At July's LET'S TALK three local museums will present their approach to collecting the contemporary and discuss the challenges they have faced.

This session will take the form of three short presentations followed by Q&A and discussion.  Presenters will be Roisin Doherty (Tower Museum), Dr Ciaran Toal (Irish Linen Centre & Lisburn Musuems) and Noreen Cunningham (Newry & Mourne Museum).

Format: Mircosoft Teams

Start Time: 3pm

Finish Time: 4pm

A free event for NI Museum Council members.  Booking is essential contact rachel.mccance@nimc.co.uk by 17th July 2020.