Posts tagged "museum-of-the-year-2014"

Countdown to Museum of the Year 2016

8 June 2016

We're announcing the winner of this year's prize in exactly four weeks, on Wednesday 6 July. Watch our films about the five finalist museums to find out why our judges picked them for the shortlist.

On judging Museum of the Year

8 June 2015

Settling on the shortlist for the 2015 Art Fund Prize for Museum of the Year proved a surprisingly harmonious exercise, but judging such awards will always involve subjective choices, writes our director.

Oxford Dodo set to tour the country

5 June 2015

To celebrate their Museum of the Year nomination, Oxford University Museum of Natural History is sending its iconic dodo from Land’s End to John O’Groats.

Countdown to Museum of the Year 2015

1 June 2015

We're announcing the winner of this year's Prize on 1 July. Watch our films about the finalist museums to find out why our judges picked them for the shortlist.

Attend our Museums Summit

3 July 2014

Passionate about museums? Come along to our international conference exploring the political, social and economic impact of museums in 2014.

Getting to know... Yorkshire Sculpture Park

25 June 2014

Find out more about the six Museum of the Year finalists with our weekly Q&As. In the final instalment, YSP talks famous friends – from Henry Moore to Dizzee Rascal, and Billy, the park's former pet pheasant.

Museum of the Year 2014: The countdown begins now

23 June 2014

On 9 July we'll be announcing the winner of the 2014 Art Fund Prize for Museum of the Year. In the meantime, watch our films about the finalists to discover why they made it to the shortlist.

Getting to know... Tate Britain

18 June 2014

Find out more about the six Museum of the Year finalists with our weekly Q&As. This time, Tate Britain talks renovation, transformation and being home to art of the nation.

Getting to know... the Mary Rose Museum

3 June 2014

Find out more about the six Museum of the Year finalists with our weekly Q&As. This time, the Mary Rose Museum talks Tudors, toyboys and Timmy Mallett.

Recognising achievements

3 June 2014

In his Art Quarterly column, our Director, Stephen Deuchar, praises Cornelia Parker, the Museum of the Year shortlist and the response of art lovers to the Van Dyck appeal.

Getting to know... the Hayward Gallery

28 May 2014

Find out more about the six Museum of the Year finalists with our weekly Q&As. This time, the Hayward Gallery talks balloons, bees and Kanye West.

Top photography tips: Henry Carroll

23 May 2014

Planning to enter our Museum of the Year photography contest? Get a head start with these top tips from competition judge Henry Carroll.

Museum of the Year 2014 finalists announced

24 April 2014

The Art Fund has announced the six museums in the running for this year's £100,000 Art Fund Prize for Museum of the Year, from venerable national galleries to innovative local museums.

Wim Pijbes: Museum of the Year judge

22 January 2014

The General Director of Amsterdam's Rijksmuseum is one of our Museum of the Year judges. He tells us how he fell in love with museums, and explains why they should be accessible to all.

Wim Pijbes on Museum of the Year

18 December 2013

In our exclusive video, the General Director of the Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam talks about Museum of the Year and the excellence of British museums.

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