Two Hunan Museums Now Ranked as Influential
The 2019 Annual Assessment Report on Internationally Influential Chinese Museums and Exhibitions has been released. It was compiled by the Cultural Relics Exchange Think Tank and Art Exhibitions China. Two Hunan museums were added to the ranks of internationally-influential Chinese museums.
The report evaluated Chinese museums in terms of brand popularity, audience appeal, public service, and industry reputation. Among them, the Hunan Provincial Museum joined the top 10 “Internationally Influential Chinese Museums”, "Influential General Museum" and “Most Popular Chinese Museums Among U.S. Audiences”. The Changsha Jiandu Museum joined the top 10 most “Influential Specialized Museums”.
Using national museum and foreign public opinion data obtained in 2019, the Cultural Relics Exchange Think Tank summarized and reviewed the achievements and performance of Chinese museums in terms of exhibition planning, management, operation, publicity, and promotion. It analyzed the construction of overseas influence of Chinese museums and exhibitions; found the main problems existing in the above work; and, put forward targeted strategies and suggestions to form the report.
Translator: Kuang Zhenzhen
Chinese source: hunan.gov.cn