Accentuate Curating for Change

Accentuate Curating for Change

Disabled people leading in museums

Screen South, through its pioneering Accentuate Programme, has received a National Lottery Heritage Fund grant of £950,900.00 for an England-wide heritage project that aims to be transformational for the museum sector.

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January 19, 2022 - January 19, 2022

Curating for Change Launched

Curating for Change, a ground-breaking work placement programme for D/deaf and disabled curators in museums, launches today thanks to an award of £950,900.00 from The National Lottery Heritage Fund.

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October 20, 2021 - October 20, 2021

Curating for Change Report launched: Disabled People Leading in Museums

Screen South, through our Accentuate Programme, is delighted to launch our report, Curating for Change: disabled people leading in museums. This is based on extensive consultation we have undertaken over the last year in preparation for the Curating for Change programme (subject to funding).

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January 19, 2022 - January 19, 2022

Screen South and Accentuate launch Curating for Change

Curating for Change, aims to tackle the underrepresentation of D/deaf and disabled people in our Museums, secures National Lottery funding. To find our more about the project click here.

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Who is all involved?

The following museums and sector organisations will be hosting placements or supporting activities and creating a nationwide network as part of Curating for Change:

• National Railway Museum (part of the Science Museum Group)
• Thackray Museum of Medicine
• Museum of Liverpool
• Black Country Living Museum
• Pitt Rivers and Ashmolean Museum (joint placement)

• North Hertfordshire Museum
• Nottinghamshire Museums (Wollaton Hall)
• Imperial War Museums
• The Horniman Museum
• Bristol Culture
• Hastings Museum and Art Gallery
• The Historic Dockyard Chatham
• Cumbria Museum Consortium

• Kettle’s Yard and Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences (joint placement)

• Colchester and Ipswich Museums
• The Museum of English Rural Life
• The British Museum
• The Museum of London
• The Museums Association
• AIM
• The University of Leicester Research Centre for Museums and Galleries
• DASH Arts
• Vocaleyes
• Museums DCN
• Arts & Heritage
• Culture Health and Wellbeing Alliance

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