International Museum Academy: UK 2016


The tender for this programme has been awarded to the following organisations:

  • Commercial Enterprise - Tyne and Wear Archives and Museums
  • Creating Contemporary Art Exhibitions - Whitechapel Gallery
  • Developing Digital Content - Culture24
  • Audience Engagement - National Museums Liverpool


The International Museum Academy (IMA) is designed to provide emerging museum and gallery leaders from around the world with the skills and knowledge necessary to increase the sustainability and growth of museums and galleries in their country, and the opportunity to be part of a global network of arts and museum professionals.

It provides a unique learning experience with an international perspective and facilitated access to collections, expertise and innovative research. 

The IMA will be delivered in the UK and overseas.  This tender relates solely to the provision of up to four IMA courses in the UK in 2016: