Tag Archives: Museum für Asiatische Kunst

{Germany} Art Treasures from Asia

November 22, 2013


ganesa elephant statue

This week at work we’ve been filming some footage for this year’s Advent calendar. Obviously I can’t tell you anything about it, you’ll just have to wait until the 1 December, but it did mean I managed to get out to the ‘Museum für Asiatische Kunst’ (Museum of Asian Art), which is located outside of Berlin’s city centre.   Together with the Ethnologisches Museum (Ethnological Museum), the two museums house collections of non-European art and culture which, in their ensemble, are apparently the most significant […]

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Museum Craft Corner: Design your own porcelain plate

August 31, 2012


So, for while I’ve been thinking about starting a new regular blog feature to share some of the great craft ideas that happen at museums in workshops or at events, that would easily be fun to recreate at home. And after taking part in a super fun workshop at the Museum für Asiatische Kunst (Museum of Asian Art) during the Lange Nacht der Museen on Monday, here it is, the first edition of Museum Craft Corner! Design your own porcelain plate The Museum für Asiatische […]

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31. Lange Nacht der Museen Highlights

August 27, 2012


As I mentioned last week, this past Saturday was the 31. Lange Nacht der Museen in Berlin. Over 100 museums took part, and were open from 6pm in the evening until 2am in the morning. I was taking part in a double capacity. Officially, I wasn’t working and there on my own time, but as the National Museums in Berlin, whom I work for, joined Twitter on Friday (you can find them at @smbmuseum) I was sending some ‘live’ tweets throughout the night. Therefore I […]

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