For our latest feature we have asked journalist and novelist Nina Siegal to look back on the past year. Siegal spoke with directors of several museums in Europe and the US about the current situation, addressing questions such as ‘how can museums survive without visitors and what is their role during a global scourge or any other worldwide emergency? How much have they relied on ever-rising visitor numbers in planning?’
“Whether they’ve had the luxury of time for it or not, almost everyone in the world of art and culture has been forced by the corona crisis to reconsider the future of museums and other arts institutions.” Read on…
Published monthly, the features provide information on new curatorial developments, current projects, collections of Dutch and Flemish art in museums worldwide, as well as insight into the work of the museum curator.