Multimedia Forum

Presentation | 2019: Boise, ID

This session will provide both an overview and a deep dive into best practices for submitting a grant application to the Federal Government. We will focus specifically on the Institute of Museum and Library Services Museums for America program which has an annual deadline in November. In addition to general grant-writing tips, we will share...

Presentation | 2019: Boise, ID

Have you ever come across a great idea only to wonder how you can make it work for your museum? Scaling or adapting best practices and innovative ideas to fit your organization is critical to your success. This presentation provides examples of scaling projects and ideas in collections, fundraising & administrative practices, and digital...

Presentation | 2019: Boise, ID

Have you completed a collections move and found yourself left with a plethora of foam, polyester fiberfill, and boxes that you would happily share with another institution? Or maybe you’re moving out of storage space or just closed an exhibition and have furniture you can no longer use? Repurposing archival materials and museum furniture takes...

Presentation | 2019: Boise, ID

Museums across the country engage audiences across the sciences, arts, and humanities to create interdisciplinary experiences that help visitors understand our complex world. Learn how an art museum, living history museum, and science center expanded upon these efforts by connecting with content experts from outside their core disciplines and...

Presentation | 2018: Tacoma, WA

The Wanapum Band of Priest Rapids values museums as a place to protect, preserve, and perpetuate their culture, traditions, and identity as they walk in two worlds. Voices of those from the past and those in the present speak to future generations. This session examines the collaborative effort between the Wanapum and the Grant County Public...

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