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Family Fun

Time to have some fun - it's #familyMW day for #museumweek! Family tours are not only really fun to work on but can sometimes be more popular than the standard, adult offering. Here content designer, Fiona Houston, tells us about what went ...

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Inspired…by architecture

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Today's #museumweek post combines #architectureMW and #inspirationMW and is by Chris Bazley, Antenna's own architecture buff. Take it away, Chris....   Cincinnati Contemporary Art Center Unlike so many other great museums, this does not leap out from the crowd, shouting “I am a MUSEUM”; ...

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Frida’s Green Door

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This week is the second annual #museumweek. We're extremely excited about this effort to open up museums, share some of the fantastic experiences being created in our sector, and of course we're looking forward to all the stories about everything from souvenirs to favorite poses. ...

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Five Things: “Sticky” Beginnings

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With audio, apps, games, and immersive theater all trying to give audiences the opportunity to become storytellers, we’ve been sharing the work of producers who are making the creative process itself ever more audience driven. What ways can we breathe new ...

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Maptime: The New Storyteller

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   “Without the aesthetic, the computer is but a mindless speed machine, producing effects without substance, form without relevant content, or content without meaningful form.” - Paul Rand If you haven’t already noticed, there is an explosion of maps and data visualizations ...

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Personalization and the Stedelijk Museum

By Miranda Smith Earlier this year, we posted about new research being carried out on personalized tours in cultural spaces, co-funded by the European Commission, called the CHESS Project. CHESS, which stands for Cultural Heritage Experiences through Socio-personal interactions and Storytelling, has now expanded ...

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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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Speaking Glass

To coincide with the launch of Antenna's first Google Glass experience our content designer, Christine Murray, writes about 'speaking' glass. "OK Glass", what is Google Glass?  Google Glass is a type of wearable technology - an advanced computer worn like eyeglasses. The simplest ...

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