British Museums special

In a live programme from the Nereid Gallery in the British Museum, John Wilson is joined by Hartwig Fischer, director of the British Museum, Tristram Hunt, director of the V&A, Sarah Munro, director of Baltic, and Stephen Deuchar, Director of the Art Fund. After the announcement of the Art Fund Museum of the Year shortlist, the panel will debate the current and future role for museums and galleries in Britain, with particular attention to how they are funded, and how to make them relevant to the people of Britain today.

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Thu 27 Apr 2017 19:15

Hartwig Fischer

Hartwig Fischer

Hartwig Fischer, Director of the British Museum 

Photo credit: Benedict Johnson

Main image © The Trustees of the British Museum

Sarah Munro

Sarah Munro
Sarah Munro, Director of the BALTIC Centre for Contemporary Art

Tristram Hunt

Tristram Hunt
Tristram Hunt, Director of the V&A © Victoria and Albert Museum, London

Stephen Deuchar

Stephen Deuchar
Stephen Deuchar, Director of the Art Fund

Photo credit: David Levene

Credits

Role Contributor
PresenterJohn Wilson
Interviewed GuestHartwig Fischer
Interviewed GuestTristram Hunt
Interviewed GuestStephen Deuchar
Interviewed GuestSarah Munro
ProducerRebecca Armstrong

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