what will the museum of the future be like?
The United States Space Surveillance Network (USSSN) is a global array of sensor sites operating under the US Strategic Command, in partnership with space agencies of other nations. This network continuously identifies, catalogues and tracks a collection of approx. 21,000 artifacts orbiting the Earth.…Continue
Added by m. w. burns on March 4, 2012 at 2:01am — No Comments
The night sky is a menagerie of time, filled with luminous, dislocated specimens like a cabinet of curiosities or a gallery of images from different eras....
Added by m. w. burns on February 6, 2012 at 6:31am — No Comments
Considering the role that both accident and demolition play in the arts and sciences, it is surprising there are no museums devoted to their study and appreciation. …Continue
Added by m. w. burns on December 28, 2011 at 2:33am — No Comments
Museums have been experimenting with augmentation like audio tours and mobile devices for years, but new apps point to an eventual content saturation where the world itself can be considered an exhibition and we are all its curators.…Continue
Added by m. w. burns on November 8, 2011 at 12:38pm — No Comments
I have noticed a great rise of new buzzing eco talk in the studio here, so much so I thought it would be fun to write them down and post them on our blog here on museum3.
See if you know them all – I bet you don’t (bear in mind we are enormously inventive so I am pretty sure that some of these eco terms are a spur-of-the-moment fabricated designer lingua…Continue
Added by Tamara De Schepper on June 20, 2011 at 11:54pm — No Comments
Added by Mal Booth on August 26, 2008 at 7:46pm — No Comments
I was part of a panel at a seminar - "Collections and the Web: Audiences, Content and Technologies" - organised by CAN (Collections Australia Network) on Tuesday, 27 May: "Future Trends". I began with a short presentation in which I attempted to plot a number of future possibilities in terms of probability and desirability:
Added by Seb Chan on May 27, 2008 at 11:00pm — No Comments