Getting Better Acquainted
About This Show
A weekly podcast: Join Dave Pickering on his journey to get better acquainted with the people he knows. There are lots of shows about famous people. This is a show about the rest of us.
Part interview show, part oral history project, the show was nominated for a 2012 Radio Production Award, goes out regular on Resonance 104.4 FM and was featured on the Radio 5 Live podcast special, Helen and Olly's Required Listening.
Most Recent Episode
GBA 220 Rachel Souhami
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In GBA 220 we get better acquainted with Rachel. She talks about the different strands of her life and interests that lead to or from museums: Museums Showoff, academia, science, arts and humanities, museology, consulting, producing, communicating, travelling and the theory and history of museums and exhibition design.
Museums Showoff: https://museumsshowoff.wordpress.com
Next one on 29th September Slaughtered Lamb: https://museumsshowoff.wordpress.com/2015/08/14/sept-29-sign-up/
Stand Up Tragedy: http://www.standuptragedy.co.uk/
What About the Men? Mansplaining Masculinity: http://mansplainingmasculinity.co.uk/
Arts Emergency: http://www.arts-emergency.org/
Helen & Martin: https://soundcloud.com/gettingbetteracquainted/sets/the-answer-me-this-episodes-1
Science Showoff: http://www.scienceshowoff.org/
Steve Cross: https://twitter.com/steve_x
Bristol City Museum: http://www.bristolmuseums.org.uk/bristol-museum-and-art-gallery/
Royal Festival Hall: http://www.southbankcentre.co.uk/venues/royal-festival-hall
Carsten Holler: Decision http://carstenholler.southbankcentre.co.uk/
Hayward Gallery: http://www.southbankcentre.co.uk/venues/hayward-gallery
Jon Durant: http://web.mit.edu/sts/people/durant.html
Science Museum: http://www.sciencemuseum.org.uk/
Welcome Wing: http://www.sciencemuseum.org.uk/about_us/doing_business_with_us/corporate_and_private_events/receptions_galas/wellcome_wing.aspx
Behind the Scenes at the Science Museum by Sharon MacDonald: http://www.amazon.co.uk/Behind-Scenes-Science-Materializing-Culture/dp/1859735711
Museum of Copenhagen: http://www.copenhagen.dk/en/
Louisiana Museum of Art just outside of Copenhagen: http://en.louisiana.dk/
Manchester Museum: http://www.museum.manchester.ac.uk/
Bodmer Report: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Public_awareness_of_science#The_Bodmer_Report
National Gallary: http://www.nationalgallery.org.uk/
Future of Museums Conferance: https://museumsshowoff.wordpress.com/the-future-of-museums/
Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ny_Carlsberg_Glyptotek
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