Museums around the world in the face of COVID-19

27 May 2020, International

In recent months, the COVID-19 crisis has profoundly affected societies around the world, plunging the global economy into a deep recession.

With the majority of cultural institutions forced to close their doors, the cultural sector has been one of the most affected. Tourism has largely ceased, impacting surrounding communities both sociallyand economically, and plunging artists and cultural professionals into a state of extreme economic and social fragility.