This post is the second in a series of reactions to Blueprint, a book chronicling the rise and fall of the Dutch Museum of National History (INNL) in 2008-2011. This guest post was written by Regan Forrest, exhibition developer and visitor experience researcher at the University of Queensland in Australia. Regan was struck by the similarities between the controversy around the Dutch Museum of National History and the issues that surrounded the National Museum of Australia when it opened ten years ago.
This exhibition marks the centenary of the start of World War I?July 28, 1914?which involved more than 40 nations before the conflict ended on November 11, 1918. For the first time, efficient, mechanized, and chemical weapons?a horr... Read Post
AMSTERDAM.- Amsterdam's Museum Geelvinck presents the third exhibition in the series Asia from the Heart. ?The Dutch East Indies at Home ? traces of a colonial past? will run from April 21 to October 10, 2011. The exhibition focuses... Read Post