Irish Museums Association (IMA) Education and Outreach Forum 2017


6 July 2017, 9.30am to 4pm | Tickets: €10 – €25
Lecture Theatre, National Museum of Ireland – Decorative Arts and History, Benburb Street, Dublin 7

The IMA Education and Outreach forum is a key event in the calendar for educators working in the museum context. From engaging with teenagers living in direct provision to online learning access, the IMA forums aim to provide a valuable learning exhange opportunity and discuss current issues and trends in museum education.

Speakers:
Lorraine Comer, Head of Education, National Museum of Ireland – Decorative Arts and History
Tadhg Crowley, Curator of Education, Lewis Glucksman Gallery
Sheila Dooley, Curator, Education and Exhibitions Officer, Dublinia
Beth Frazer, Programme Coordinator, Playful Museums, Northern Ireland Museums Council (NIMC)
Bairbre-Ann Harkin, Education Curator, Butler Gallery
Elaine Hill, Heritage Development Officer, Mid and East Antrim Museum Services
Dr Anna Kadzik-Bartoszewka, Education Coordinator, Gaiety School of Acting
Pauline Kennedy, Supervisor Guide, Office of Public Works
Aoibhie McCarthy, Visual Arts & Outreach Manager, Garter Lane Arts Centre, Waterford
Brendan McGowan, Education and Outreach Officer, Galway City Museum
Eimir O’Brien, Museum Educator, National Museum of Ireland – Decorative Arts and History
Caroline Orr, Curator Engagement and Learning Department, IMMA (Irish Museum of Modern Art)
Siobhan Pierce, Education Officer, National Museum of Ireland – Archaeology
Seamus Quinn, Dramatherapist, Gaiety School of Acting

Moderators: Rosemary Ryan, Waterford Treasures, and Brian Crowley, Pearse Museum – OPW

Convened by Gina O’Kelly, Irish Museum Association, and supported by the Department of Arts, Heritage, Regional, Rural and Gaeltacht Affairs, The Heritage Council and the National Museum of Ireland.

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