Bob Jonkman chats with David Marskell of THEMUSEUM about the operation of a museum, the exhibits, the history, and upcoming exhibits. And we play some CanCon and local KWCon music too!
The interview starts at 6m35s.
- Website: https://themuseum.ca/
- Twitter: @THEMUSEUM
- Facebook: THEMUSEUMKitchener
- Instagram: @themuseumkitchener
- YouTube: THEMUSEUMtv
- E-mail: info@THEMUSEUM.ca
- Phone: +1‑519‑749‑9387
- Address: 10 King Street West, Kitchener, Ontario, N2G 1A3 Map
See all the events on THEMUSEUM‘s Events calendar.
When: 10 – 25 October 2020
Location: 425 Bingemans Centre Drive, Kitchener, Ontario
When: January 2020 to January 2021
Location: 10 King Street West, Kitchener
Land Back Camp: Our Voices
When: 19 August 2020 to 18 December 2020
Where: Free to visit in THEMUSEUM’s cafeteria space
Beauty in Islamic Art
When: 18 September 2020 to 18 December 2020
The Rolling Stones | UNZIPPED at THEMUSEUM
When: Tickets go on sale 4 November 2020; exhibit begins November 2021
Website: The Rolling Stones | UNZIPPED
Download: ckms-community-connections-2020-10-05-episode061.mp3 (57.7 MB, 59m59s, episode 061)
|0m00s||Theme for CKMS Community Connections ccc||Steve Todd||CKMS Community Connections|
(now Astral Gates)
|5m35s||Bob reads the bio for Bano, now known as Astral Gates. Chatting with David Marskell: The state of THEMUSEUM during the pandemic, both physical and online. Reviewing some current events at THEMUSEUM. A bit of history, how THEMUSEUM came to downtown Kitchener. THEMUSEUM is still open for weddings; other collaborative exhibits with the CNE and Bingemans. Permanent exhibits as remnants from The Children’s Museum, some more history. Still open for walk-in visitors, seniors’ program, couples. About the Alarm exhibit (open until January 2021), the Land Back Camp exhibit, Music and Islamic Art. About the Underground Studio, a makerspace for STEAM.|
|22m18s||Chatting with David Marskell about the branding of THEMUSEUM, with no collection it is officially THEMUSEUM of Ideas Transcending Objects; David Marskell’s background at other organizations; staffing at THEMUSEUM; partnerships with other museums and organizations; working online. Talking about funding THEMUSEUM.|
|41m07s||Heal Your Soul||Jacob Bradshaw||(single)|
|45m15s||Bob reads Jacob Bradshaw’s e-mail to the station. Chatting with David Marskell about show business; the structure of THEMUSEUM – Board of Directors, volunteering, marketing. Introducing the upcoming blockbuster exhibition: The Rolling Stones | UNZIPPED|
and Bob Jonkman gives the show credits
|The Rolling Stones||Let It Bleed|
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