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Volume 29(2) Winter 2021

The newly designed MaG is available to the public for a short time before being archived for members.

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What's inside:

  • President’s message
  • From the Director
  • Editorial spotlight
  • Hilma af Klint: The Secret Paintings: How to bring a COVID-closed exhibition to the widest possible audience in ground-breaking ways
  • Culture, Heritage and Arts Regional Tourism program: New grant program for community-run arts and cultural organisations
  • Decolonising museums and their collections from colonial histories: A report from Germany
  • Will museums provide leadership in the climate chaos? 
  • The Australian Museum and climate change
  • The Indigenous Art Code, museum and gallery stores, and a fair go for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander artists
  • ‘Do you expect this exhibition to solve racism?’ Unsettling curatorial practice in First Nations exhibition development
  • The Australian Museum: A redevelopment enhancing the building’s civic history
  • An historic institutional Apology to the Aboriginal people of lutruwita Tasmania
  • Mid-career spotlight Vick Gwyn
  • HOTA Gallery’s launch on the Gold Coast
  • Submissions spotlight

Thanks to all our contributors.

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Editor:          Bernice Murphy
Layout:        Stephanie Hamilton 
Advertising: Stephanie Hamilton 
Printer:        Adams Print, Melbourne