MuseumFutures Africa is a pan-African, people-centred cultural project that works with museums across the continent to test, explore and study potentials for new formats of African museology.

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Participating Museums 2021: 

Musée national de Guinée
National Museums of Kenya
Steve Biko Centre
Uganda Museum
Yemisi Shyllon Museum of Art
Musée Théodore Monod IFAN Ch.A.Diop

MuseumFutures is supported by the Goethe-Institut

National Museums of Kenya

National Museums of Kenya, Nairobi, The National Museums of Kenya bring together many organizations that combine a considerable number of exhibitions, from art to natural history and ethnological museums.

National Museums of Kenya Study Group

Betty Karanja is an Exhibitions Curator at the Nairobi National Museum, a position she has held for 4 years. Having worked in the museum for the past 14 years, she has served in various other capacities like Curator of Nyeri museum and as an education officer. Betty has been keen on setting up both permanent and temporary exhibitions ...

Lydia Nafula is a Research Scientist in the Cultural Heritage Department, of the National Museums of Kenya.  She has studied anthropology and development Studies.  Her work focusses on both tangible and intangible cultural heritage. She has been involved in the curation of several exhibitions, including 'Treasures of Kenya ...

Richard Omondi is a teacher in Bidii School in Nairobi with valuable experience in classroom administrations and project planning equipped with extensive background in versatile education environment. He has taught Geography in Jogoo Road girls’ secondary school. He is a member of science panel in Bidii School for the last 12 years ...

Evangeline Rotich is a Customer Care Representative at the Karen Blixen Museum, one of the many sites of National Museums of Kenya. She has held this position since February 2020 to present date. In her previous employment period, she served as a Front Office Assistant in Panari Hotel and Eldoret Wagon Hotel. ...

Gilbert Ouma is a heritage practitioner who works with the National Museums of Kenya, Exhibits Department. He is involved in all aspects in exhibition design and plays a lead role in designing Graphics, interpretation panels and interactive designs. He has twenty years experience working with the museum, developing exhibitions and setting up ...

Hellen Otete is an Education Officer at the Nairobi National Museums and before that I was a customer care officer both at the Nairobi Museum and at Karen Blixen Museum. This is my 8th year working at the Museum and my passion revolves around children, innovation and art. As an education officer my role is to come up with ...

Obed Kikaya is a PhD student at Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology, my area of specialization is strategic management. Having graduated with a master’s degree in Strategic management from Maseno University. I’m a senior security officer the position I have held for four years. ...

Philip Cheruiyot is a curator and co-founder of two museums; Kipsigis Museum and Native Museum. Over the years he has held travelling exhibitions to teach children on conservation and heritage. Currently Chair of Community and Private Museums of Kenya and a member of ICOM. He is keen in attaining certification in any field in museum studies.

Rodah Lange is a Curator at the Nairobi Gallery a branch of the National Museums of Kenya, a position she has held for 4 years. She has worked in the museum for the last 15 years serving in various capacities like Education officer in Kitale Museum, Hyrax Hill Prehistoric Site and Karen Blixen Museum ...

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