The Philadelphia Museum of Art has done some wonderful things with their site, but may still need to make alterations when it comes to increasing accessibility.
Category: Participatory Museums
Forum Museum: Communities and Museums Collide
Museums are emerging as important public forums for society, and no forum would be complete without an ‘Et tu, Brute?’ moment.
Empowering the Inconvenient: An Examination of Parisian Democratic Theater
Democracy is Paris’ lifeblood. Democratic ideals are built into the city’s architecture. But does that make all performances in these spaces democratic?
Soundsuits of Freedom: Museum Mermaid Reviews Nick Cave at The Jepson Center
Nick Cave’s gorgeous soundsuits cry out for social justice without saying a word.
Is Shia LaBeouf Our Patronus? A Museum Struggles with Digital Free Speech
When the radical freedom of the internet is applied to a linear platform, shit gets weird.
The Museum Year In Review: 2016’s Most Important Museum News
This year has profoundly shaped the future museums.
Looking Forward on the Timeline and the Time Zone: Museum Mermaid Is Moving to Europe
The winds of change are blowing through the air, taking people with it to new places.
Citizen Design: How Museums Change When Everyone’s a Designer
Thanks to Adobe, you’re a designer! And YOU’RE a designer! So what makes museum exhibition designers so special if everyone can do their job?
We the Museum People: Politics in Museums
I consider myself a politically engaged, well-read citizen, and I have to say: I am getting pretty exhausted. My entire waking life, it seems, has been consumed…… Read more “We the Museum People: Politics in Museums”