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The Powerhouse Museum to Parramatta Debate, a news chronology: 2014 – now

  For related letters to the editors of newspapers, see the PMA web site here: Read more  5 December, 2017 The Powerhouse Museum: Status of the Inquiry and Business Plan On Channel 10 Eyewitness News, Catalina Florez interviews a range of people in tracing the sequence of events since the Premier’s confirmation in July that the … Continue reading The Powerhouse Museum to Parramatta Debate, a news chronology: 2014 – now

Upper House Inquiry, Museums and Galleries: submissions, schedules and transcripts

Wide campaigning during late 2015 and early 2016 by many individuals and organisations, including the Powerhouse Museum Alliance, successfully gained over 12,000 signatures on a petition to keep the Powerhouse Museum at its Ultimo site while also supporting a specific cultural facility in Parramatta. As a result, a Legislative Council Standing Committee was set up … Continue reading Upper House Inquiry, Museums and Galleries: submissions, schedules and transcripts

Powerhouse and Parramatta: Summary of the Powerhouse Museum Alliance’s position

By Jennifer Sanders and Kylie Winkworth On behalf of the Powerhouse Museum Alliance, October 2017 The PMA strongly supports the development of a distinctive new cultural centre at Parramatta based on open consultations about the form, focus and themes of the new museum and its location. The Powerhouse Museum must continue as a major museum … Continue reading Powerhouse and Parramatta: Summary of the Powerhouse Museum Alliance’s position

Statement of concern: Powerhouse and UTS

Powerhouse Museum Alliance (PMA): Statement on the mooted MOU/ partnership with the University of Technology Sydney (UTS), noting the November 14 article in the Sydney Morning Herald: see https://powerhousemuseumalliance.com/find-out-more/a-news-chronology/ ———————————————————— Partnerships are at the heart of the way modern museums work in their communities. Most exhibitions, collection research and education programs are developed through partnerships. … Continue reading Statement of concern: Powerhouse and UTS

Letters to the editor

Letters to the editor: published and unpublished These letters refer to news reports such as those in our News Chronology. You are invited to add to this page by emailing copies of both published and unpublished letters to newspapers, to info@powerhousemuseumalliance.com . Please identify your name, the newspaper, whether published or unpublished, and the date. … Continue reading Letters to the editor