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Martin Roth, Apollo magazine, 40 Under 40 Europe

V&A director Martin Roth resigns

The Victoria and Albert Museum’s first foreign director is stepping down after five years in the role

5 Sep 2016

Tate Modern to quit Bankside and become a village museum

Avril Djesta reports from London, where Tate Modern is to close its doors to become a regional pop-up museum

1 Apr 2016
The James Goldstein House, designed by John Lautner.

Acquisitions of the Month: February 2016

LACMA just acquired an entire house – and no ordinary house at that

3 Mar 2016
The homepage of Art UK, which was launched today (24 February 2016)

With Art UK, Britain’s public collections are more accessible than ever before

A new website revolutionises how we can view publicly owned art

24 Feb 2016
Sana'a, Yemen

The threat to Yemen’s heritage

Three world heritage sites are at risk as a result of the civil war

22 Feb 2016

Acquisitions of the Month: January 2016

Several museums have plugged gaps in their collections this month, while others have received some extraordinarily generous gifts

31 Jan 2016
Bronze Age settlement at Must Farm. Photo: Cambridge Archaeological Unit

Unearthing the secrets of East Anglia’s Bronze Age settlers

The discoveries at Must Farm reveal a lot about life 3,000 years ago. But one big question remains…

26 Jan 2016

Readings Held Worldwide for Condemned Poet and Artist Ashraf Fayadh

Hundreds attended events in support of Ashraf Fayadh, who faces the death sentence in Saudi Arabia

17 Jan 2016

York Floods: an update from the Jorvik Viking Centre

Museums and heritage sites across the UK are fighting to minimise flood damage this winter. But what happens after disaster strikes?

8 Jan 2016

Acquisitions of the Month: December 2015

Several museums have received wonderful gifts this Christmas…

7 Jan 2016