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Ming dynasty temple bell

October 17, 2018

Cristina Briones

Curator Min-Jung Kim discusses the bronze bell as an important spiritual object.

Surgical table

October 17, 2018

Cristina Briones

Curator Tilly Boleyn explains why the surgical table is a significant representation of women’s rights. 

Romance Was Born crochet dress

October 17, 2018

Cristina Briones

Curator Glynis Jones describes the iconic dress that helped launch Australian label Romance Was Born to greater heights. 

Expedition to Antarctica

June 18, 2018

Museum of Applied Arts and Sciences

Assistant Curator Nina Earl reflects on her journey to Antarctica. 

Four Periscopes

June 18, 2018

Museum of Applied Arts and Sciences

Designer Jennifer McMaster from TRIAS architectural studio explains the ideas behind Four Periscopes.

Cuberider1

June 18, 2018

Museum of Applied Arts and Sciences

Assistant Curator Sarah Reeves explains Australia’s first payload to the International Space Station Cuberider1.

Life and Death in the Museum

June 7, 2018

Cristina Briones

The MDC’s Life and Death at the Museum tours offer fascinating stories on objects that have impacted on life and death.