60-Second Tour: Museum Barberini

Museum Barberini had an inauspicious opening date - 20 January 2017 - the same day as Donald Trump's inauguration.  The Museum is the creation of German software billionaire Hasso Plattner, who financed the refurbishment of what once was the palace of Frederick the Great.  The Museum will host rotating temporary exhibitions featuring works from Plattner's private collection along [...]

Diversity in the Arts: Why Numbers Count

The fact that the only candidate rejected for the Channel 4 board was a black woman (the other four candidates were white men) has sparked outrage across the cultural sector. A number of high profile cultural sector leaders including Bonnie Greer, Tessa Jowell and Liz Forgan signed a letter requesting an explanation for the decision. [...]

60 Second Tour: High Museum of Art

Where is the High Museum of Art? Many recognise Atlanta as a US city, but don't know exactly where it is or what's there.  Atlanta is located in the southern east coast state of Georgia.  Its population is majority African American and is the birthplace of Martin Luther King. It's where the headquarters of Coca-Cola and international news [...]