Craig Middleton

Craig is Curator of Democracy. He works towards researching, collecting and documenting the history of South Australian democracy and Australian political history broadly.

Achieving a Master in Museum Studies qualification from Macquarie University (2013) he has a background in both social and art history with previous experience at the National Motor Museum, Art Gallery of South Australia, South Australian Museum, Army Museum of South Australia, Carclew and History SA.

Craig posts for History SA on Instagram and twitter. He also contributes to the Migration Museum twitter and facebook posts.

Image: three badges in pink and white text, one with black and white photo.

Queering The GLAM Sector

After attending Australia’s Homosexual Histories Conference, right here in Adelaide, last year I have since been thinking about how the GLAM sector (Galleries Libraries Archives and Museums) works with Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Intersex & Queer (LGBTIQ) communities in Australia. The Museums Association in the United Kingdom has a strong...

Let’s Talk About Hacking…

Museum professionals are always searching for new ideas and ways to push the boundaries of their work and be innovative. It is then the job of the savvy professional to work out how to balance the tensions between traditional museum practice and exploring new ways of connecting with audiences. I...