NEW MUSEUMS - MUSEUM CREATION - MUSEUM REIMAGINING IN 21 CENTURY - NEW MUSEUM PRACTICE
Building the Museums of the 21st Century
Key Words: Bahrain, building-rebuilding, community engagement
Presentation at the AAM Annual Meeting, session 2855, 2pm, 26 April. Atlanta, 26-29 April 2015
Session recording available via HERE
Museums in the Gulf: What is their Identity?
Key Words: national museums, use of objects, Q&A
Lecture at Georgetown University School of Foreign Service in Qatar (in collaboration with UCL Qatar), 13 February 2013, 1 hour.
Video available HERE
Rhetoric of globalisation and modernity in reconstructing heritage in Qatar
Mariam Ibrahim Al-Mulla
Key Words: new museum philosophy, evaluation of museums
Paper presented at 7th World Archeological Congress, session 2.1E: Issues of heritage practices in the Gulf: Part 1, 15 January 2013. Dead Sea, Jordan, 13-18 January 2013
Abstract available HERE
The Conception of Archaeology Museums in Bahrain: Which Strategy?
Key Words: national museum, local understandings of museum growth program
Presentation as part of the Regional and Local Museums session (14 July) of the Museums in Arabia sessions of the Seminar for Arabian Studies annual conference. British Museum 13-15 July 2012.
Universal Value? Museum Franchising in Abu Dhabi
Key Words: UAE, idea of 'universal museum', partnerships
Presentation as part of the Museums and Globalisation session (14 July) of the Museums in Arabia sessions of the Seminar for Arabian Studies annual conference. British Museum 13-15 July 2012.
Individual Patronage in the UAE: the Salsali Private Museum
Key Words: museum concept, developing collection
Presentation at March Meeting 2012, 17 - 19 March 2012. Dar Al Nadwa, Sharjah, UAE. 17 March 2012, 14mins.
Video and abstract avaibale HERE
Catalysts for social change and cross-cultural dialogue? Contemporary museum projects in the Arab-Persian Gulf Region
Ulrike Al Khamis
Key Words: new museums, UAE, Qatar
Presentation at Institute for the Study of Muslim Civilisations, The Aga Khan University, London. 2 February 2012
British Museum's Neil MacGregor engages with UAE heritage
The National - sound and vision
Key Words: Sheikh Zayed National Museum
Video, The National, UAE. 9 May 2011, 4.15mins
Museum Expansion in the Global 21st Century: The Case of Abu Dhabi
Key Words: UAE, Saadiyat Island
Presentation at the Institute of Museum Ethics, Seton Hall University, USA. 18 November 2010
Images, from top, all renderings: Zayed National Museum, Abu Dhabi, UAE; Oman National Museum, Muscat, Oman; Museum of the Built Environment, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia; National Museum of Qatar, Doha, Qatar; Maritime Museum, Abu Dhabi, UAE; Museum of Contemporary Art, Bahrain; Louvre Abu Dhabi, UAE.
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