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Helen Johnson

Helen Johnson

Head of Collection, Relocation & Digitisation Project
Museum of Applied Arts and Sciences

Helen has 15 years of experience in curating, exhibition and project coordination. She is currently Head of the Collection, Relocation and Digitisation Project (CRDP) at the Museum of Applied Arts and Sciences, working on one of the largest cultural infrastructure projects to be undertaken in Australia. The CRDP will result in unprecedented levels of access to the Museum’s extensive collection. Prior to this she worked in exhibitions, project managing multi-disciplinary teams – curators, registrars, conservators, designers, visitor programs, education and communications staff – to develop, produce and deliver a diverse range of large-scale exhibitions and projects at the Powerhouse Museum.

MuseumNext Digital Collections Summit
Tuesday, 5 October 2021

Powerhouse Museum’s Digitisation Project

As one of the largest digitisation projects currently underway in Australia, the Powerhouse Program’s Collection Digitisation project will digitise 338,000 items from our collection and result in new levels of community access to the Museum’s extraordinary collections.

Find the full schedule here

Helen Johnson