In recent years, museums around the world are assuming more responsibility in their roles as cultural and thought leaders. Museums in India are not far behind and constantly experiment with new activities to engage their audiences in meaningful ways. These are positive developments for the sector, and for society at large. But to make these changes stick, there’s an urgent need to nurture museum professionals who work behind the scenes and make it all happen. To remain competent in a…
Avehi Menon is a Museum Consultant and Oral Historian based in Mumbai. Interested in community engagement and the creation of diverse, participatory and immersive museum and archive spaces.