Queering #MuseumWeek

This week marks Museum Week, and Twitter has been flooded with museums, their publics and academics tweeting about museums with the tag #MuseumWeek. Like #MuseumSelfie a few months ago, which encouraged users to share images of themselves in museums (unless of course in a no photography exhibition), Museum Week has done a great deal to…

Berlin 2013: Diversity Destroyed

As 2013 comes to a close, so too does Berlin’s year-long project, Zerstörte Vielfalt (Diversity Destroyed). The city has seen numerous temporary exhibitions, events, urban memorials and explorations of life stories relating to the culling of diversity by the Nazi regime in the years following 1933, aiming to celebrate the diversity of Berlin today and commemorate the…