Icom Kyoto 2019 Conference

Icom Kyoto 2019 conference: key takeaways from the decolonisation and restitution panel

Title: Icom Kyoto 2019 conference: key takeaways from the decolonisation and restitution panel
Author: Tonya Nelson
Media Outlet: The Art Newspaper
Publish Date: Sept. 9, 2019

“The session was both thought-provoking and challenging. It raised a number of questions that speak to the fundamental purpose of museums in the 21st century: are museums shop windows that present highly polished, one-dimensional histories or platforms where the messy work of continually reshaping stories to reflect new knowledge and histories can be used to empower people and create new futures?”