Category Archives: 7 Questions

7 Questions: Learning and Looking Closely

Still from Sarah Meister, from Seeing Through Photographs. © 2016 The Museum of Modern Art

As part of our 7 Questions series, Senior Content Designer Sofie Andersen asked Sara Bodinson, Director, Interpretation, Research and Digital Learning at The Museum of Modern Art, to share thoughts on MoMA's latest online learning course.   1.We are thrilled to have worked with you on the audio interviews ...

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7 things : ‘Scoping it

periscope screen shot

By Blaire Moskowitz A couple of weeks ago, across museum-industry digital media and marketing departments, lots of us uttered the same words. “We could Periscope or Meerkat this!” It happened at the Blanton and National Gallery of Scotland and it’s fun to see ...

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Nocturne

By Sofie Andersen It's the beginning of the year and with winter stretching ahead - at least in the northern hemisphere - it's time to draw the curtains, open our minds and embrace the shorter days, by heading into the night. Some years ago, Cathy ...

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Hacking the Museum

We recently ran into Nick Gray, the founder of Museum Hack, at MuseumIdeas, and asked him to tell us about his passion-based storytelling.   How do you foster a culture of innovation in your organization? We are still a pretty young company, and our ...

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7 Questions – On Muse Award Winning Tours

Mark Berlin and Christine Murray receiving Silver Muse Award, AAM Annual Meeting, Seattle 2014

Creating accessible experiences for museums takes some specialized thinking. The USS Midway Museum recently won a Silver Muse award for their accessible verbal description and American Sign Language tours created together with Antenna. We asked Guest Services Director, Mark Berlin, to ...

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