Outstanding Museum Practice Award
About the Outstanding Museum Practice Award
The CIMAM Outstanding Museum Practice Award recognises exemplary practices in museums around the world.
Nominations received for OMPA 2023
Explore the 12 modern and contemporary art initiatives that have been submitted a nomination for the CIMAM Outstanding Museum Practice Award 2023 edition.
2023-25 OMPA working group
The 2023-25 CIMAM Outstanding Museum Practice Award steering committee consists of CIMAM Board members: Suzanne Cotter (Chair), Suhanya Raffel, Joselina Cruz, Leevi Haapala, Chus Martinez, and Kamini Sawhney.
Outstanding Museum Practice Award Winner 2023
CIMAM's OMPA 2023 recipient is "CHAGRES: Nomadic Residencies Program" by the Museo de Arte Contemporáneo de Panamá. The CIMAM Award for Outstanding Museum Practices recognizes exceptional practices around the world that champion innovation, accessibility, public exchange, and sustainability within the modern and contemporary art museum sector.
Outstanding Museum Practice Award Winners 2022
The CIMAM Board announces three museums as recipients of the second edition of the Outstanding Museum Practices Award during the CIMAM 2022 Annual Conference in Palma de Mallorca, Spain
Outstanding Museum Practice Award Winner 2021
The Outstanding Museum Practice Award recognizes modern and contemporary art museums in developing new models of practice that are context-responsive and have the potential to inspire other museum and arts professionals, regardless of their scale or resources.
Open call for 2023 Outstanding Museum Practice Award
The third edition of the CIMAM Outstanding Museum Practice Award opens today, Friday, June 30, to recognize exceptional practices in museums worldwide that promote excellence in innovation, accessibility, public exchange, and sustainability within the modern and contemporary art sector.
Call for the 2023 OMPA nominations by Leevi Haapala
The CIMAM Outstanding Museum Practice Award is open to anyone in the modern and contemporary art museum field who wishes to submit a nomination of an outstanding museum practice or project that should be recognised by CIMAM. Share best museum practices for the OMPA 2023
Interview with Suzanne Cotter, Chair of the Outstanding Museum Practices Award
"We want to recognize the potential of nominated practices that give us permission to think and act differently and to question systemic ways of working that are no longer socially, ethically, or environmentally viable". Read the full interview here.