Tote Bag. TextielMuseum, Amsterdam, The Netherlands. 2013 Submitted by Jenni Fuchs The TextielMuseum is actually located in Tilburg, not Amsterdam, but in 2013 I visited a trade fair in Amsterdam where the museum had a mini version of its TextielLab set up. It was great, because I would never have had the time to visit the actual […]

Tote Bag. ICOM CECA, Reykjavik, Croatia. 2011 Submitted by Jenni Fuchs This tote bag represents quite a whirlwind time for me. I had signed up to attend the ICOM CECA conference well in advance, then we moved from Edinburgh to Berlin quite suddenly. The only way to still o, was to take my then 10 month old baby […]

Tote Bag. ICOM CECA, Reykjavik, Iceland. 2009 Submitted by Jenni Fuchs For a few years, I was very involved with the International Council of Museum’s (ICOM) Committee for Education and Cultural Action (CECA) through work. One year, our annual conference was due to take place in Iceland. My then boyfriend and I had always said, if we […]

Tote Bag. C|O Berlin, Germany. 2012 Submitted by Jenni Fuchs This tote bag is a souvenir from the first #MuseUp we ever organised via Museum140, at the C|O Berlin. 

Tote Bag. British Museum, London, England. 2013 Submitted by Jenni Fuchs I have visited the British Museum many, many times in past, especially between 2005 and 2010, when I frequently had to go to London for work. However, this tote bag was actually a gift from a friend some time later, who knew I had visited and […]

Tote Bag. Kunstmeile Hamburg, Germany. 2014 Submitted by Jenni Fuchs The ‘Kunstmeile Hamburg’ is not one, but five art institutions in the centre of Hamburg. I visited three of them on a trip to Hamburg in July 2013, though this tote bag is actually from 2014. I received it at the ITB tourism trade fair in […]

Tote Bag. Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Germany. 2012/13 Submitted by Jenni Fuchs This tote bag is from the National Museums in Berlin, where I worked in the Press & Communications Department from May 2012 until May 2014. These were not for sale, we would give them out at trade fairs, as competition prizes etc. We all got […]

Tote Bag. Morbid Anatomy Museum, New York City, USA. 2014 Submitted by Jenni Fuchs I have not (yet) actually visited the Morbid Anatomy Museum, but in 2014 I backed them on Kickstarter. There were a number of rewards to chose from, so of course I chose the tote bag for my collection!

Tote Bag. Museum of Medical History at the Charité, Berlin, Germany. 2014 Submitted by Jenni Fuchs In April 2014, I took part in a sponsored walk – which we had organised through Museum140 – around 26 museums in Berlin, to raise money for the charity ‘1001 Ramps’. One of the museums we stopped at the Museum of […]

Rubber Duck. Mauritshuis, The Hague, The Netherlands. 2015 Submitted by Nicolas Fouquet I’m happy to send you a picture of the much sought-after duck! It’s from the Mauritshuis in The Hague, where you can find the original painting by Vermeer: ‘Girl with a Pearl Earring’.

Magnet. National Museum of Scotland, Edinburgh. 2012 Submitted by Jenni Fuchs In February 2012 I flew from Berlin to Edinburgh, to see the latest special exhibition about Ancient Egypt at the National Museum of Scotland and to attend the ‘Night of the Mummy’ after hours event. I brought back this magnet as a souvenir.

Magnet. National Museum of Scotland, Edinburgh. 2005 Submitted by Jenni Fuchs This is one of the magnets from the old Discovery Centre at the National Museum of Scotland. When I worked there for the first time, one of my jobs was managing that space. It was later transformed into a gallery for exhibitions, and new Discovery […]