ESPAÑOL | ENGLISH

2018

MUSEUMS PROGRAMS

INTENSIVE TRAINING PROGRAM

2018 / TyPA LAB

ON MUSEUM MANAGEMENT

 

TyPA Lab on Museum Management is an advanced training program for museum professionals and for those candidates who are interested in working in this particular field.

2017

MUSEUMS PROGRAMS

INTERNATIONAL CONVENING

REIMAGINING THE MUSEUM - Conference of the Americas 

 

A convening for museum professionals, created and organized by Fundación TyPA - Teoría y Práctica de las Artes (Argentina) and the American Alliance of Museums (United States). This upcoming edition will take place in Medellín (Colombia) on November 1st-3rd, with Parque Explora as local host.

2016

MUSEUMS PROGRAMS

CONFERENCE

MUSEUMS, AUDIENCES AND PUBLIC DOMAIN 

 

As part of the 2016 edition of the TyPA Lab on Museum Management, Fundación TyPA organizes an open conversation among professionals from different institutions in the region on issues of public domain and audiences.

INTERNATIONAL CONGRESS

CHAOS AT THE MUSEUM 

Infiltrating the urban fabric

 

In November 2016, professionals from around the world met in Buenos Aires to explore new design ideas and tools that take museums to the streets, expanding them beyond their walls into the public sphere.

INTENSIVE TRAINING PROGRAM

2016 / TyPA LAB

ON MUSEUM MANAGEMENT

 

TyPA Lab on Museum Management is an advanced training program for museum professionals and for those candidates who are interested in working in this particular field.

TyPA FOUNDATION

Latest news on the

TyPA Foundation TEAM

 

After 11 years as Founder and President of TyPA Foundation, we salute Américo Castilla in his new appointment as Secretary of Cultural Heritage.

2015

MUSEUMS PROGRAMS

WORKSHOP

MULTIPLE: Layering

for preexisting exhibits 

 

Fundación TyPA and MUS co-organized a five intensive day workshop on layering for existing exhibits.

SEPT 2-4, 2015 / BUENOS AIRES, ARGENTINA

REIMAGINING

THE MUSEUM

Conference of the Americas

 

The first convening of its kind, Reimagining the Museum brought together in Buenos Aires more than 600 museum professionals from the region and the world.

2014

MUSEUMS PROGRAMS

INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE

Museums Association

Conference & Exhibition 2014 

 

TyPA Foundation president, Américo Castilla, was invited to lecture during the opening session of the Museum Association Conference, held at Cardiff, Wales, on October 2014.

NOVEMBER 20th - from 7 to 9.30pm

MUSEUMS SHOWOFF: BA

2nd Edition 

 

The stand-up night for people who work in and love museums is back! Come and share this experience with friends and colleagues

OPEN TALK - SEPTEMBER 30TH, 6:30PM

MUSEUMS AND ITS AUDIENCES

BOOM OR CRISIS? 

 

A critical look at the museum in the twenty-first century coming from Britain, France and the United States. With the participation of guest faculty from TyPA Lab.

CONFERENCE

EL MUSEO HÍBRIDO

Talk with

François Mairesse

 

What type of link do museums have with the State and the market? How can they be managed efficiently without risking their cultural specificity? The logic of “the gift” and various management proposals were the key issues discussed during this talk.

Open event

MUSEUMS SHOWOFF: BA 

1st Edition 

 

The stand-up night for people who work in and love museums has arrived to Buenos Aires. Get on stage to talk about your experience with museums or toast to other's peoples anecdotes in a fun night.

OPEN CALL CLOSED

EDUCATION AND MUSEUMS

Portraying ideas and

practices 

 

A full day workshop dedicated to reflect and work on museum education practices and its current challenges.

SECOND EDITION

2014 / TyPA Lab

on Museum Management 

 

Advanced training program for museum Professionals from Latin America.

WORKSHOP

PROTOTyPING

Designing innovative

experiences in museums. 

 

A workshop designed to innovate in the way we think and create museum exhibitions. Thirty participants coming from Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Perú and Uruguay have participated.

2013

MUSEUMS PROGRAMS

PROFESSIONAL TRAINING

TyPA Lab on

Museum Management

 

Advanced training program for museum Professionals from Latin America.

CONFERENCE: NOVEMBER 20th, 6.30pm

The museum is the medium

¿What do we communicate,

how and why?

 

Organized by TyPA Lab on Museum Management, a debate about communication in museums nowadays.

CONFERENCE: OCTOBER 1st, 6.30pm

Sharing authority:

visitor-generated content

at museums

 

Organized by TyPA Lab on Museum Management, a debate about the visitors role in co-designing exhibits and other participatory programs in museums. Malba-Fundación Costantini Auditorium.

CONFERENCE

Museos operativos,

funcionales y necesarios

 

En el marco del Laboratorio TyPA de Gestión en Museos, ofrecemos un ciclo de conferencias sobre problemáticas específicas. En este primer encuentro proponemos una reflexión en torno a los estándares de calidad de los museos.

CONFERENCE AND WORKSHOP

The Reinvented Museum.

Conversations between the

Netherlands and Latin America

 

Two days of discussion with experts from museums in the Netherlands, Colombia, Mexico, Brazil and Argentina, on recent transformation process in museums and cultural spaces to empower them as agents of social integration and construction of democratic dialogue.

VIDEOS

Open call for videos

about creative management

experiencies in museums

 

TyPA Foundation launches an open call for short videos on real projects related to creative management in museums and other cultural institutions in Latin America. An opportunity to show your work, and share it with colleagues in the rest of the world.

2012

MUSEUMS PROGRAMS

INTERNATIONAL MEETING

American Alliance of Museums Annual Meeting and MuseumExpo in Minneapolis, USA

 

Américo Castilla - President of TyPA Foundation- was invited to attend to the Annual Meeting and MuseumExpo AAM / American Alliance of Museums, the largest gathering of museum professionals in the world. There, he participated in lectures, business meetings and exclusive visits to various museums; generated new contacts and strengthened ties with international colleagues who work closely with TyPA activities.

WORKSHOP

EN RED

A one day workshop of linkage and consultancy of art and social integration projects

 

The International Seminar “Art and Social Integration II” organized by the Picasso Museum from Málaga, Fundación Cisneros and Fundación Proa will be enriched by “En Red“, a one day conference of linkage and projects consultancy. A day dedicated to the analysis and evaluation of projects, organized by Fundación TyPA.

2011

MUSEUMS PROGRAMS

CONFERENCE

Salzburg Global Seminar Session 482

“Libraries and Museums in an Era of Participatory Culture"

 

Américo Castilla, President of the Foundation TyPA, was appointed co-chairman at this internationally renowned meeting that brought together leading international practitioners to discuss the role of libraries and museums in the age of participatory culture.

CONSULTANCY SERVICES

Janet Kamien in Argentina

Presentations, workshops & lectures

 

During her three-month stay in Argentina, Janet Kamien shared her expertise with Argentine museum professionals through a series of workshops, lectures, presentations and other consultancy services organized by Fundación TyPA

CONFERENCE + WORKSHOP

Museums and Participatory Culture

New digital strategies in the design of museum exhibitions.

 

Fundación TyPA and Espacio Fundación Telefónica have organized two days of debate open to the public, as well as one day of practical workshop, on the influence of new digital tools and of participatory culture in museums.

WORKSHOP

Let´s talk TO visitors

Workshop on visitor research for the development and evaluation of exhibits

 

Janet Kamien – Consultant, Museum Group, USA – coordinated this workshop in which almost twenty professionals from museums in Argentina discussed this subject and were instructed on visitor research techniques.

2010

MUSEUMS PROGRAMS

CONFERENCE + WORKSHOP

Visible / Invisible. Representations of Afro-Argentinian culture in museums.

 

TyPA Foundation, with the National History Museum, organized the reflection meeting, concepts' analysis and exhibition design workshop, VISIBLE / INVISIBLE, about representations of Afro-argentinian culture in museums. Coordinated by Américo Castilla (TyPA Foundation President) and Jose Antonio Perez Gollan (Director of the National Historical Museum).

DEBATE SESSIONS

Rescuing Contemporary Art:

Conservation approaches

 

This program offered workshops on new investigations and best practices for the conservation of contemporary art. Specialists from the the MoMA, Guggenheim, The Getty Conservation Institute and the Museo Reina Sofia gathered in Buenos Aires to discuss with local museum specialists methods and strategies for conserving contemporary art.

DEBATE SESSIONS

Idea to reality workshop: How You Display the Concept Behind an Exhibition?

 

Two museum specialists, Leslie Bedford and Américo Castilla led a discussion at the Museum of Bellas Artes in Salta. The conference was attended by more than fifty museum professionals in the region.

WORKSHOP

WORKSHOP ON ORGANIZING MUSEUMS AND CREATIVITY

How to Instigate Change? 

 

Museum specialists Elain Heumann Gurian (USA), Leslie Bedford (USA) and Américo Castilla (Argentina), met with twenty selected participants to discuss the latest developments on creativity and museum organization.

MEETING AND DISCUSSION

Museos: new challenges

 

Led by Leslie Bedford (Education Leadership in Museums, Bank Street College, New York) and Will Crow (Metropolitan Museum, New York) this discussion focus on new trends in exhibitions and public interaction and experience in museums.

2008

MUSEUMS PROGRAMS

CONFERENCES

Museums: New media / New publics. 

 

With the participation of the museum specialists Elaine Heumman Gurian (USA) and Américo Castilla (Argentina), three conferences on the current role of Museums nowadays were held in three different regions of Argentina: Rosario, Tucumán and Mendoza.

I Taller de análisis de proyectos y concurso de subsidios para la preservación del patrimonio cultural argentino