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    We're Antenna International's digital think-tank, showcasing and spearheading innovation within the cultural sector.

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    At the intersection of culture and technology

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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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Five Things: “Sticky” Motion

How is it that an image, a space, a passage of text, or an exhibition touches a nerve and creates a 'sticky' memory - one that stays with you many hours, days, even years later? In a series of posts, we'll ...

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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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A Story Grows in Brooklyn

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By Miranda J. Smith   On a recent (and very frigid!) Friday night, I trekked to the multimedia epicenter of DUMBO in Brooklyn to participate in a highly collaborative process of creating and thinking about stories. About 12 other hardy souls also made ...

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Universal Design: Nuts and Bolts

There’s a lot of talk about Universal Design these days, including in our own experience design teams. Just this month the Cooper Hewitt Museum has reopened it's doors with Beautiful Users, an exhibition looking at human centered design, and the always ...

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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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