Royal BC Museum Interventions for Change Workshopby Liz Crocker
This playlist was created to support workshop participants at the BC Museums Association Conference 2017. The session Interventions for Change explored intervention strategies scalable for museums of any size to be used in school programs or special events. Learn about an intervention with the Punjabi community at the Royal BC Museum here.
Check out this list for inspiration and resources to help shape your own museum intervention.
Use these questions to inspire and guide you when interviewing to learn more about your audience and help with program planning, hacks and interventions.
Members of the Punjabi community discuss the Becoming BC gallery at the Royal BC Museum, November 21, 2015
Participants at a Royal BC Museum Feminist Hack noted that women are not currently included in the Becoming BC gallery.
University of Victoria's Teachers Summer Institute 2015 participated in an intervention in the Royal BC Museum's permanent galleries.
Participants in University of Victoria's 2016 Teachers Summer Institute show-off their gallery intervention work.
Reynolds Secondary School was Royal BC Museum's partner school in 2016. Student work included interventions to interrupt permanent gallery narratives.
Reynolds Secondary School, Royal BC Museum's 2016 partner school, created a gallery intervention with the Truth and Reconciliation Commission on the 94 Calls to Action.