NiTRO Creative Matters

Perspectives on creative arts in higher education

Museum

Sydney’s newest museum, The Chau Chak Wing Museum, opened on 18 November bringing together the University of Sydney’s collections of antiquities, natural history, historic photographs, cultural artefacts and art. These include the Nicholson collection, the largest collection of antiquities in the southern hemisphere, and the University Art Collection with more than

Former Museum of Applied Arts and Sciences (MAAS) Director Julie Banks has been appointed as Head of Strategic Collections at the University of Melbourne’s new Museum and Collections Department. Her key role will be to “develop and deliver a vision, roadmap and strategic framework focused on access and global engagement”