January 2011 Archives

Australian and Malaysia cooperation in cultural heritage - 17 Jan 2011

Jan 17, 2011

AusHeritage and the Penang Heritage Trust will collaborate on a five month heritage conservation cooperation program to May 2011. This will include a series of lectures cum workshops by Australian experts in various aspects of cultural heritage management and conservation.

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Chairman Vinod talks with The Hindu about a 5 Year approach to renew museums in India - 15 Jan 2011

Jan 15, 2011

It may be time for a planned five-year approach to renew the thousands of museums across India. Over the last decade, I have had the opportunity to visit over 50 museums across India. Whether it is Chennai or Chandigarh, Mumbai or Guwahati, I have seen priceless collections ranging from the Chola period bronzes, in Chennai, to miniature paintings, in New Delhi, which would be the envy of the world.

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