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Film: The Revolution Will Be Televised

Alexandria Sivak, Senior Communications Specialist, The Getty My name is Alexandria Sivak, and I’m a communications specialist at the Getty Center in Los Angeles, which...

Film

Film: The Museum is the Medium

Megan Maher Innes, Museum Educator and Nonprofit Consultant, Megan Loves Museums Hello, everybody. Welcome. My name is Megan, and I love museums, like most of...

Engagement

Film: Planning for Museum experiences that matter

Rachel Ann Dennis Creative Engagement Lead, Philbrook Museum of Art So the museum I work at is incredibly beautiful, and historically for many people before...

Impact

Film: Museums Respond

Monica O. Montgomery Founder, Museum of Impact Hi, friends. I’m Monica Montgomery from the Museum of Impact. Nice to meet you. So I want everyone...

Impact

Film – Empowering Queer and Trans People of Colour

Philip Nadasdy, Manager of Public Programs, Seattle Art Museum (SAM) All right. Hi, everybody. My name’s Philip Nadasdy. I’m the manager of public programmes at...

Film

Film: A story of revolution through inclusion

Lori Fogarty Director and CEO, Oakland Museum of California It’s 1969. The Oakland Museum of California, which was heralded at its opening as the museum...

Film

Film: Personal activism for Museum professionals

Kate Livingston, Founder and Principal,  ExposeYourMuseum LLC Danielle Linzer Director of Learning and Public Engagement,  The Andy Warhol Museum Join two progressive museum thinkers and...

Film

Film: The Old White Guy Problem

Daniel Neff Curator,  Fairbanks House Museum Hi, I’m Daniel Neff, I’m curator at the Fairbanks House Museum in Dedham, Massachusetts. Yeah, so, OK, 1637, it’s...

Film

Film: How Learning Can Reshape Museums

Cindy Foley Executive Deputy Director for Learning and Experience,  Columbus Museum of Art Sarah Campbell Head of Learning Programmes,  Victoria and Albert Museum When museum...

Digital

Films: Stories for fighting with fascist AIs

Aziz Isham Executive Producer,  BRIC TV As algorithms and artificial intelligences are becoming more ubiquitous, they carry very real dangers to how we process information....

Film

Film: How can museums respond to alternative facts

Adrienne Lalli Hills, Senior Interpretive Planner,  The Nelson-Atkins Museum All right. Facts have had a tough year and so have journalists, public officials, scientists, NFL...

Digital

Why museums should stop producing exhibitions and think digital first

This of course sounds rather provocative, I am well aware of that, but the point is not to stop showing exhibitions in museums but to...

Marketing

Rijksmuseum covers Schiphol Airport luggage belt with Dutch works of art

Travellers arriving at Amsterdam Airport Schiphol will get on a rolling art history lesson when picking up their suitcases thanks to a 73 meter long luggage...

Digital

The National Gallery predicts the future with artificial intelligence

The National Gallery, London, is working in collaboration with museum analytics firm, Dexibit, to use big data for predictive analytics. For decades, directors at the...

Digital

Film: What Museums can learn from the Tech industry

Alexis O’Banion, Design Services Manager, Mingei international Museum Amber O’Banion, Technical Program Manager, Intuit The most important technology a Museum can implement is never seen...

Digital

Film: Going beyond the traditional heritage audio guide with The Lost Palace

Tim Powell, Digital Producer, Historic Royal Palaces The Lost Palace is a unique immersive heritage experience that brings the hidden history of Westminster in London...

Digital

Creating a Facebook Messenger Chatbot for your Museum

This week I came across something on a marketing blog that I think could be really useful to museums, Facebook Messenger Chatbots. My first thought...

Money

Film: A new investment paradigm for art & culture

Deborah Cullinan, CEO, Yerba Buena Center for the Arts YBCA is a pioneering institution that is transforming the role cultural centers can play as citizen...

Ideas

Prototypologies – Prototyping Museum Interactives

According to lore, Inuit cultures have over 50 words for snow. While that legendary factoid conjures images of imperialistic anthropologists in khaki, we understand the...

Uncategorized

The Whitney as Workspace

I was incredibly fortunate to take part in a behind-the-scenes tour of the new Whitney Museum of American Art building hosted by Henry Adams Consulting...

Film

Film: Harnessing the Kindness Economy

Thanh Sinden, Strategic Development Manager, Culture Coventry Trust Hello. I did have a slide, but it’s not here. So, harnessing the kindness economy. How can...

Conference

MuseumNext Welcomes Museum Detox

MuseumNext took place this week in Rotterdam this week with the theme ‘Changemakers’. The conference welcomed delegates from around the world, including a large group...

Digital

5 Tips for Involving Teenagers in Your Museum Using a Chatbot

In a previous article we told you how we tried to build a Museum chatbot in 2002, and why we failed. Our story does not...

Film

Film: Marking The Centenary of the First World War With Art

On 1 July 2016, thousands of volunteers took part in a modern memorial to mark the centenary of the Battle of the Somme. ‘we’re here...