Case Studies

Training grant – AIM Setting up a new museum workshops

Setting up a New Museum has provided the current manager with many learning points to guide this process to create a more sustainable, equitable museum as well as meet and learn from others who are starting on their road of setting up a museum.

Training grant – AIM Hallmarks Together

This was the first time in a long time that I was able to see colleagues from across the sector face to face and hear how things were progressing since re opening.

AIM Brighter Day conservation grant – Gordon Russell Design Museum

The Brighter Day funding from AIM and the Worshipful Company of Arts Scholars Charitable Trust has enabled the museum to digitise a significant proportion of the archive collection, preserving the remarkable story of Gordon Russell and his company, and unlocking new opportunities for research, engagement and income generation.

Training grant – AMOT conference

Thanks to the invaluable support of the AIM Training Grant, the SCOTS Museum’s two staff members attended this year’s AMOT conference in York.

Training grant – AIM Setting up a new museum workshop

We attended both workshops and found they were pitched at exactly the right level for our needs.

Training grant – Radiation Safety in Military Museums

An inspection of military compasses and watches after a change of administration and storage policy brought to light the fact that some of these items held by the museum were potentially radioactively unsafe.

Training grant – AIM Setting up a new museum workshop

When I found out AIM were running a two-part course on Setting up a new museum, I was eager to enroll and was delighted when AIM offered us the grant to cover our costs.

Training grant – Death and Culture Conference

This wide-ranging conference was a great opportunity to learn from practitioners, academics, artists and think about engagement in different ways.

Setting up a new museum – Museum of Youth Culture

Museum of Youth Culture is a new emerging museum dedicated to the styles, sounds and social movements innovated by young people over the last 100 years. The museum is formed from the archives of YO…