Registration will open in April 2018. Please sign up for the Chicago DEMHIST 2018 newsletters for updates on registration. Depending on whether an attendee or an institution is an ICOM member and/or a conference presenter, your registration will vary from $325-$375 per person. ICOM members and conference attendees from ICOM-classified Category 3 or Category 4 countries will be charged $300.
Modernity Meets History
Historic house museums represent an unrivaled immersive opportunity for the public to connect with history through the houses and their collections. we are increasingly pushed as museum professionals to contextualize house museums not as isolated institutions, but as a reflection of their broader social and political context and impact. To remain relevant, house museums must bring a modern sensibility, identity, and dialogue to their formerly contemporary, once modern-day houses.