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An open forum to discuss the latest technology trends in museums – to share experiences, success stories and issues related to technology in exhibitions, museum websites, podcasts, cell phone tours, social networking, etc.
Thank you very much for sharing your thoughts. It's very interesting and inspiring to see a designer's view. Interesting that you suspect that national identity is found more in the myths. I totally agree with you that the…"
Thank you very much for your reply! I will have a look at your suggested resources. I will have a read at your book (Museums, Nations, Identities: Wales and its National Museums, right?). The article you wrote, is it available…"
"I was the lead designer for the National Museum of Australia which opened in 2001. I'm American but believe my outsiders view point was an advantage. I'm not telling tales of of school by saying the museum was extremely controversial…"
This sounds like a really interesting and topical project.
I work on national museums and am interested in the relationship between political/constitutional contexts and museums both now and in the 19th century. I have written two things…"
"I can share some my personal views based on the case of China.
The word "museum" in Chinese language is "bowuguan", which literally means "place of various objects". This could be seen as China's first or early…"