Browsing All Posts published on »January, 2012«

What would you be prepared to sacrifice for a better online museum experience?

January 14, 2012


Monday’s post, asking whether the physical space of the museum should still be the most important one, brought all kinds of new readers to the blog, and has started the richest discussions on museumgeek to date. While I had been trying to get a little more into the heads of those who are not enthusiastic […]

Should museums still treat the physical space as the most important one? If so, why?

January 9, 2012


When, a couple of weeks ago, I asked what your dangerous idea about museums is, one of the responses really stuck out for me. Damien wrote: I do not think we should hasten into the virtual world. There is a place for online content and catalogues, without a doubt, but museums need to be physical […]