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Film: The Playful Museum of the Future

The era of art hotels and pop-up art exhibitions has produced new pressures on the future of museums, particularly those that exhibit art. Moving forward,...

Social Impact

Film: Indigenising and Decolonising the Museum

A story about indigenising and decolonising the museum, presenting concrete strategies and actionable measures for rapid change. We can and must challenge longstanding imbalances in...

Leadership

Film: New strategic thinking for museums

This presentation will define a new strategic thinking for Museums. Identifying what museums role should be in the Creative Industries and the purpose of innovation...

Conference

MuseumNext welcome Detox to London conference

MuseumNext Europe took place in London this week with 550 museum professionals from around the world joining us for three days of inspiration, innovation and...

Leadership

Film: Building a new children’s Museum in South Africa

With Play Africa Gretchen Wilson-Prangley is building a new children’s museum in South Africa. Working on a shoestring budget, they have successfully created a model for...

Conference

MuseumNext sponsor Museums & Race stand at AAM

The American Alliance of Museums conference is probably the biggest gathering of museum workers in the world. So when our friends at Museum Hue reached...

Engagement

Film: Nina Simon on building community organizations OF, BY & FOR ALL

Nina Simon, Executive Director of Santa Cruz Museum of Art & History shares her vision for building community organizations OF, BY & FOR ALL. This...

Leadership

Film: Consumer trends impacting Museums

Henry Mason Managing Director, TrendWatching In this keynote, Henry Mason shares the key consumer trends that are impacting the museum sector, but more than that,...

Videos

Film: Creating Heritage Bike Tours

Nedra Deadwyler shares how her search of local history led to creating heritage bike tours business, Civil Bikes. Providing tours in Atlanta Georgia that marry...

Conference

Why do trends matter to Museums?

Do trends matter to museums? London based trend watcher Henry Mason thinks they do and shared his insight with us at MuseumNext (2018). While he...

Leadership

In conversation with Gretchen Wilson-Prangley

We’re excited to be joined at MuseumNext London 2018 by Gretchen Wilson-Prangley, the founder and CEO of Play Africa the first “children’s museum” in South Africa. We...

Conference

10 things you’ll miss if you don’t come to MuseumNext

Now in it’s tenth year, MuseumNext is a global conference series on the future of museums, with more than 1500 museum professionals from 40+ countries...

Conference

In Conversation with Dave Patten from Science Museum

We’re pleased to welcome Dave Patten back to MuseumNext to give a lightening talk as part of our tenth birthday celebrations. We caught up with...

Digital

Museum uses Virtual Reality to allow blind people to ‘see’ famous sculptures

Globally, it is estimated that approximately 1.3 billion people live with some form of distance or near vision impairment. Could Virtual Reality offer these people a...

Money

Film: Should Museums Charge for Admission?

Silvia Filippini Fantoni from Indianapolis Museum of Art spoke at MuseumNext Dublin in April 2016 about the challenges of introducing a museum admission charges at...

Videos

Film: Startups & Accelerators in Museums

Startup accelerators have become an integral part of helping early-stage companies build, fund and bring to market new products and ideas. Recently, we’ve come to...

Digital

Film: How can Museums use Virtual Reality?

Find more examples in this article on How museums are using virtual reality. – Virtual reality has been going through yet another cyclical revival driven...

Digital

Film: How Museums can bring the social back to Social Media

Mar Dixon, Independent Consultant Museum Social Media is becoming less social even though more people are using social media platforms than ever… so what’s happening?...

Videos

Film: Building the Global Science Gallery Network

In his last day as CEO of Science Gallery International, Michael John Gorman addressed delegates at MuseumNext in Dublin, demonstrating how to use the abstract...

Conference

Exhibitors at MuseumNext Europe 2017

We’re pleased to announce that we’ll have ten exhibitor booths at MuseumNext Europe 2018 with the following organisations in attendance: 1Rowman & Littlefield International 2...

Engagement

Film: Percy Jackson at The Getty – A Unique Museum Audio Guide

Laura Hubber from J. Paul Getty Museum in Los Angeles shares how they created a unique museum audio guide with an experience based on the Percy Jackson...

Conference

In Conversation with Dina Jezdic

We’re delighted that Dina Jezdic, Audience Development and Engagement Specialist at Auckland War Memorial Museum will be speaking at MuseumNext Australia 2018. Dina gave a memorable...

Conference

In Conversation with Carolina Silva

We’re delighted to have Carolina Silva from Whitechapel Gallery in London joining us in Brisbane for MuseumNext Australia. We caught up with her recently about...

Design

Designing Museums for indigenous collections at the National Gallery of Canada

Junia Jorgji is the Chief of Design at the National Gallery of Canada. We caught up with her recently about her work redisplaying the national collection of...