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News_. Artist interview: Sarah Goffman. Curator Katrina Liberiou chats with Sarah on her new exhibition in the Penelope Gallery, an installation of museum replicas handcrafted from waste materials.. ... More news. Featured image (top of page): Chau Chak
www.sydney.edu.au/museum/news.html
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A curator's view: My 5 favourite things at the Chau Chak Wing Museum

A museum curator's view: My 5 favourite things at the Chau Chak Wing Museum (for today). ... Senior Curator of the Macleay Collections, Dr Jude Philp shares some of her favourites.
www.sydney.edu.au/news-opinion/news/2021/07/30/my-5-favourite-things-at-the-chau-chak-wing-museum.html
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Four new species of perchlets identified

Chau Chak Wing Museum curator Dr Anthony Gill was the leader of a collaborative team of researchers recently highlighted by the CSIRO’s annual report about the 150 new species named ... Plectranthias grahami - the holotype and only known specimen (in
www.sydney.edu.au/museum/news/2021/10/06/four-new-species-of-perchlets-identified.html
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New museum takes shape

The basement is equally exciting to the curators. It will eventually house more than half of our museum collections in the best possible environmental conditions. ... When complete, the museum will have 2000 square metres of public exhibition area,
www.sydney.edu.au/news-opinion/news/2019/08/06/new-museum-takes-shape.html
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Artist interview Sarah Goffman

Curator Katrina Liberiou chats with Sarah on her new exhibition in the Penelope Gallery, an installation of museum replicas handcrafted from waste materials. ... Katrina Liberiou is Assistant Curator, University Art Collection, Chau Chak Wing Museum.
www.sydney.edu.au/museum/news/2021/09/09/artist-interview-sarah-goffman.html
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Macleay Museum closes its doors to make way for new museum

University with the money for a curator in perpetuity, along with the collections, that it became a public institution. ... Because of its size, the museum has only ever been able to display around one percent of its massive collection at any time.
www.sydney.edu.au/news-opinion/news/2016/11/22/macleay-museum-closes-its-doors-to-make-way-for-new-museum.html
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The old and the new

This rare image will be featured in the new exhibition The Business of Photography, the opening show in a gallery dedicated to historic photography in the Chau Chak Wing Museum. ... Jan Brazier is Curator, History, Macleay Collections. This article
www.sydney.edu.au/museum/news/2020/07/01/the-old-and-the-new.html
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Three women who left their mark on our collections

Macleay Prodigy: Elizabeth Hahn. In 1958 Elizabeth Hahn (pictured top, centre) was offered the job of Curator of the Macleay Museum. ... During the late 1890s there was no formal curator of the Nicholson Museum.
www.sydney.edu.au/museum/news/2020/03/06/international-womens-day-2020.html
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$6m bequest for archaeology from former professor and curator

Professor Cambitoglou’s legacy continues. Archaeology professor, curator of the Nicholson Museum for 37 years and founder of the Australian Archaeological Institute at Athens, Professor Cambitoglou has bequeathed $6 million to ... Professor Cambitoglou
www.sydney.edu.au/news-opinion/news/2021/08/06/-6m-bequest-for-archaeology-from-former-professor-and-curator-.html
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Foundations: Gululu dhuwala djalkiri

Photo: Chau Chak Wing Museum. How do you honour this, especially when one is a non-Indigenous curator working with Indigenous collections? ... Tolbert Dharramanba and Djon Mundine OAM examine documentation of artworks painted at Ramingining, museum
www.sydney.edu.au/museum/news/2021/02/04/foundations-gululu-dhuwala-djalkiri.html