Conference registration sold out!

Posted Monday 17th of September 2018
Registration for the BC Museums Association conference in Kelowna, BC from October 21-23, 2018 is sold out. We look forward to welcoming all our 2018 conference delegates. We will announce details of the 2019 conference soon. If you have not ... Read More

Call for Article Proposals - Roundup

Posted Tuesday 28th of August 2018
Roundup Magazine is currently seeking article proposals for our next issue in the following categories: Feature articles for the theme of "Reconciliation & Repatriation" We are looking for approximately four 1500 word feature articles on the topic of Indigenous reconciliation and repatriation ... Read More

Indigenous Cultural Competencies Training Bursary Program - Apply Today!

Posted Thursday 23rd of August 2018
The BC Museums Association is excited to announce the Indigenous Cultural Competencies Training Bursary Program. This bursary program is a one-time opportunity offered by the BC Museums Association in partnership with the Province of British Columbia. A limited number of ... Read More

Industrial Artefacts Conservation Workshop

Posted Wednesday 8th of August 2018
Industrial Artefacts Conservation Workshop Led by: Andrew Todd Conservators Ltd. Co-presented by: Richmond’s Museum & Heritage Services Department BC Museums Association   Date: September 7th Time: 9:30am to 4:30pm Location: London Heritage Farm, 6511 Dyke Road, Richmond, BC Parking: Across from the ... Read More

BC Arts Council Launches New Strategic Plan

Posted Tuesday 7th of August 2018
The BC Arts Council has launched its new strategic plan: New Foundations: Strategic Plan for the British Columbia Arts Council 2018-2022. The plan focuses on decolonization, accessibility and equity. Click here to view the BC Arts Council's new plan. On ... Read More

2018 Conference Keynote Speakers Announced

Posted Tuesday 24th of July 2018
The BC Museums Association is excited to announce our 2018 Conference Keynote Speakers: Dr. Yosef Wosk, OBC and Megan Richardson! Titles and descriptions of each keynote presentation will be available in the Conference Program.  Please view our speaker bios below ... Read More

BCMA Launches New Job Board

Posted Monday 23rd of July 2018
The BCMA is excited to launch a new job board for the BC museum community! To view open postings or submit your available positions, log in to your BCMA Member Portal account and click the Job Bank menu, or visit the job board on our ... Read More

BCMA Conference 2018 - Registration Open Now!

Posted Friday 15th of June 2018
BC’s only provincial conference for museum, gallery and history professionals, BCMA Conference 2018 takes place in Kelowna! Join us for the opportunity to network with hundreds of colleagues from across the province. Enjoy a full program of workshops and presentations ... Read More

Call for Expressions of Interest - Small Museums Toolbox

Posted Tuesday 12th of June 2018
The BC Museums Association is developing a “ toolbox” of resources designed specifically to meet the needs of staff and volunteers in small museums across British Columbia.  Our goal is to create new resources that are user-friendly, visually-appealing, practical in ... Read More

BCMA Conference 2018 Sponsorships Available Now

Posted Monday 11th of June 2018
Are you interested in increasing your visibility and deepening relationships with the BC museum and cultural heritage community?  Then check out the BCMA's sponsorship opportunities, including for Conference 2018 in Kelowna this October! A variety of sponsorship options are available at ... Read More

Nominate someone for a BCMA Award today!

Posted Friday 1st of June 2018
The BCMA encourages members and people from the community to nominate someone for a BCMA Award for Outstanding Achievement today! The BCMA recognizes a number of individuals and organizations each year for their service and excellence within the sector.  There are ... Read More

Have your say! Canadian Collections Care Survey

Posted Friday 25th of May 2018
The Canadian Association for the Conservation of Cultural Property (CAC) and the Canadian Association of Professional Conservators (CAPC) invite you to contribute to a nation-wide survey on heritage collection health in Canada. The objective of this survey is to collect ... Read More