Museum of Brisbane

We have some exciting news….

On Saturday 17 May at the annual Museums Australia Conference, the 2014 Museum & Galleries National Awards were announced with Museum of Brisbane as the winner for best permanent exhibition for The River. Also at the conference the Multimedia & Publication Design Awards were presented and we’re excited to say that we won some major accolades. Keep on reading for all our wins.

Best permanent exhibition: The River 

“Nice use of community involvement for engaging audiences with social history”    

The River exhibition 5 

Best multimedia: Stories from the city
Big thanks to collaborators on this video: Cartel Film Production and Clemenger BBDO Brisbane.

Watch Stories from the CIt

Best institution website
Big thanks to our digital partners: Trent Barton, Scott Mackenzie & David Whipps – Standing By Co

collection

Best program website
Big thanks to our digital partners: Trent Barton, Scott Mackenzie & David Whipps – Standing By Co

tile-10-years

Representing Museum of Brisbane, Assistant Curator Madeleine Hogan attended the Museums Australia Conference and accepted the prestigious awards on the Museum’s behalf. The winners were judged against entrants from across Australia.

“The wins are a real acknowledgment of the great work the team has done over the past 18 months and that we continue to deliver an exceptional experience for the people of Brisbane and its visitors” Peter Denham, Museum of Brisbane Director.

Archives