Post Profile






Blueprint Book Club Part 2: Museums as Battlefields in the History Wars

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.
read more

share

Related Posts


Birmingham Museum of Art launches app in conjunction with Civil Rights series

Arts : Artdaily

The Birmingham Museum of Art recently debuted its second mobile app, which engages with a series of exhibitions commemorating the Civil Rights Movement. The Museum?s series Art Speaks: 50 Years Forward deals with the history of the ...

Back by popular demand: Famed Dutch and Flemish masterpieces return to Peabody Essex Museum

Arts : Artdaily

SALEM, MASS.- Following the tremendous public and critical acclaim of Peabody Essex Museum's 2011 exhibition, Golden: Dutch and Flemish Masterworks from the Rose-Marie and Eijk van Otterloo Collection, the museum once again exhibits...

'The Dutch East Indies at Home' Opens at Amsterdam's Museum Geelvinck

Arts : Artdaily

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...

Blueprint Book Club Part 1: How Do You Create a Future-Thinking History Museum?

Arts / Museums : Museum 2.0

Note: If you have read the book and would like to write a guest post for this series, please contact me. Imagine you've just been tasked with developing an innovative, future-thinking national museum for your country's history. Wher...

Blueprint Book Club Part 3: The Future of the National Vending Machine

Arts / Museums : Museum 2.0

This post is the third and final 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 Geert-Jan Davelaar and Anna Tie...

Comments



Copyright © 2015 Regator, LLC