TheMuseumsLab a platform for joint learning, exchange and continuing education on the future of museums in both Africa and Europe is looking for its 2022 curators, researchers, and executives for peer exchange and further training opportunities. Applications for this Lab close 23 Jan!

The MuseumLab will offer a compact, digital workshop and further training programme in Berlin and Cape Town with a two-week residency at a European museum and a one-week Co-creation phase in South Africa.

The programme started in 2021 has the aim to establish close and lasting networks between future shapers of museum concepts on both sides. The project was developed by the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD), the Museum für Naturkunde Berlin and the Master‘s Programme in Museum Management and Communication at the University of Applied Sciences (HTW) Berlin, in close cooperation with the African consultancy group The Advisors. Several African and European museums as well as other cultural institutions are partners with the programme.

Application Deadline 23 Jan

For more information and how to apply check out TheMuseumLab Info Sheet

The project is financed by the German Federal Foreign Office and supported by the German Minister of State for Culture and the Media as well as the German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development.