Upcoming Events


Subscribe to Newsletter(s)

Asia-Europe Foundation will use the information you provide on this form to send you updates about our activities. Please confirm that you would like to hear from us through the following means:

You can change your mind at any time by clicking the unsubscribe link in the footer of any email you receive from us, or by contacting us at We will treat your information with respect. For more information about our privacy practices please visit our website. By clicking below, you agree that we may process your information in accordance with these terms.

We use Mailchimp as our marketing platform. By clicking below to subscribe, you acknowledge that your information will be transferred to Mailchimp for processing. Learn more about Mailchimp's privacy practices here.

Asia-Europe Museum Network (ASEMUS) 2004: Museum Hopping

Project Period: Contact: Department: Programme: Theme:
06 Mar 04 - 06 Mar 04 Asia-Europe Foundation Culture Department Asia-Europe Museum Network (ASEMUS) Culture



This corporate and media development event for ASEMUS brought together curators from Asia and Europe, as well as stakeholders from the private sector, diplomatic corps, media, and international organisations. Several museum projects were showcased at the event, including the following:

- Museum Education And Public Programme

- Peranakan Research Project

- Records Of The Hidden Base Of Borobudur

- Exchanging Cultural Information On Islands West Sumatra

- Unearthing Philippine Pasts In European Museums

- Exchange Of Techniques To Preserve Shared Heritage

- Travelling Exhibition

- Virtual Exhibition

To promote awareness of ASEMUS to the general public, the network held a public discussion on the role of museums in peace and development, titled "Peace by Piece." The discussion panel featured four museum professionals from the British Museum; the Museum of Ethnology in Osaka, Japan; the Philippine National Museum; and the Ethnographic Museum in Antwerp.


Mr. Manus Brinkman, Secretary General of the International Council of Museums

Mr. Lee Boon Yang, Singaporean Minister of Information, Communications and the Arts


National Heritage Board, Singapore

The British Museum

We use cookies to optimise the use of our website. Read our cookie policy and privacy policy. Yes, I'm ok with that.