17 August 2015
The Otago Museum’s Intersections: Ceramics from Ralph Hotere’s Personal Collection exhibition will close on Sunday 6 September.
12 August 2015
Researchers have identified the writing on a 3,400 to 3,500-year-old cuneiform inscription in the Otago Museum collection as one of only five known inscription of Hašmar-Galšu, a ruler of the ancient Sumerian city of Nippur.
10 August 2015
The Otago Museum has been announced as a finalist in the Designers Institute of New Zealand’s Best Awards.
6 August 2015
2015 has been declared the UNESCO International Year of Light and Light-based Technologies “to promote sustainable development and provide solutions to global challenges in energy, education, agriculture and health”. In celebration of this, the Dunedin School of Art and the University of Otago have created the Art and Light exhibition, opening at the Otago Museum’s H D Skinner Annex on Saturday 15 August.
21 July 2015
Today, the Prime Minister’s Chief Science Advisor, Professor Sir Peter Gluckman, ONZ, KNZM FRSNZ FMedSci FRS launched the Otago Participatory Science Platform.