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19th UMAC Annual Conference

Kyoto, Japan, 1-7 September 2019

In 2019, UMAC’s Annual Conference will be be included in the 25th ICOM General Conference, which happens every three years.

Registrations, general program, travel and accommodation information can be found in ICOM 2019 conference website.

Registration & Fees

Read more about ICOM Kyoto:

– UMAC 2019 –

University Museums and Collections as Cultural Hubs: the Future of Tradition

Chairs: Akiko Fukuno (Hachiro Yuasa Memorial Museum, International Christian University, Tokyo) and Hiroshi Minami (University Museum of Cultures, Kyoto University of Foreign Studies).

Local Organising Committee: Akiko Fukuno (Hachiro Yuasa Memorial Museum, International Christian University, Tokyo), Ayumi Terada (University Museum, University of Tokyo), Hiroshi Kitazato (Tokyo University of Marine Science and Technology), Hiroshi Minami (University Museum of Cultures, Kyoto University of Foreign Studies), Shikoh Shiraiwa (Max Chambers Library, University of Central Oklahoma, USA), Yu Homma (Keio University Art Center, Tokyo) and Yuji Kurihara (ICOM 2019 Steering Committee, Advisor).

Program Committee: Akiko Fukuno (Hachiro Yuasa Memorial Museum, International Christian University, Tokyo), Ayumi Terada (University Museum, University of Tokyo), Andrew Simpson (Macquarie University, Australia), Barbara Rothermel (Lynchburg University, USA), Darko Babic (University of Belgrade, ICTOP), Hiroshi Kitazato (Tokyo University of Marine Science and Technology), Hiroshi Minami (University Museum of Cultures, Kyoto University of Foreign Studies), Marcus Granato (MAST Rio de Janeiro, Brazil), Marta C. Lourenço (University of Lisbon, Portugal), Shikoh Shiraiwa (Max Chambers Library, University of Central Oklahoma, USA), Yu Homma (Keio University Art Center, Tokyo).

Program: UMAC 2019 program will include workshops, oral and poster papers, a special session with  ICTOP, and several visits to wonderful university museums and collections in Kyoto.

The UMAC 2019 Program is supported by:

Call for Papers: November 2018

Travel Grants: a number of travel grants will be available to UMAC members — stay tuned.

The UMAC Kyoto 2019 Organising Committee (from left to right): Ayumi Terada, Shikoh Shiraiwa, Yu Homma, Marcus Granato (UMAC Secretary), Barbara Rothermel (UMAC Vice-President), Marta Lourenço (UMAC President), Akiko Fukuno, Yuji Kurihara and Hiroshi Minami. Lowe Art Museum, Miami, June 2018.

 

Questions?

Please contact Akiko Fukuno fukuno@icu.ac.jp.