My name is Ioannis Tzortzakakis. Apart from being a state certified Art History, English as Second and Foreign Language, Ancient and Modern Greek tutor, I am also a freelance art historian, researcher, museum educator, independent curator and museum consultant, based in Crete, Greece. I provide flexible and tailored to your needs museum consulting services.
I am trained in museum curation and have devoted much of my career to exploring issues of history of museums and galleries, cultural diversity in museums including issues of cultural representation, repatriation, and community and audiences of all ages engagement.
My aim is to assist cultural and heritage institutions and organisations excel in their domain, achieve their goals and their greatest potential.
With a strong academic background in humanities (BA), archaeology (BA), art history (MA), and museology (museum studies) (MA), I provide freelance and consulting services worldwide. I discuss, inform and advise on subjects within my area of expertise.
Contact via email or connect with me to learn more about:
- conceptual museological design (museum planning and exhibition development),
- re-designing your permanent collection display,
- museum, or collection, interpretation,
- researching and developing museum, or exhibition content text,
- text-writing (outdoor panels, labelling exhibitions and objects, promo material),
- collection, archive and records management,
- managing digital data and online collections,
- strategic thinking and planning,
- understanding strengths, weaknesses, opportunities, and threats,
- educational uses of collections,
- educational programmes and activities,
- integrating collections to school curriculum,
- community-based educational and outreach projects,
- historic preservation laws and regulations,
- national museum accreditation process.
I look forward to working with you.