Ken Arnold has worked in a variety of museums on both sides of the Atlantic. He now heads the Trust’s Public Programmes department, running a range of events and exhibitions in Wellcome Collection (a young venue that explores the links between medicine, life and art). He joined the Wellcome Trust in 1992 after completing his Ph.D. on the history of museums. He regularly writes and lectures on museums and on contemporary interactions between the arts and sciences. He also serves on a number of advisory boards and committees.
Battle for Truth - Susan Jacoby - Journalistic objectivity
"The Battle of Ideas is where we can step out boldly where the angels – or should that be demons – of conventionality fear to tread."
Nicky Charlish, participant, 2009