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

2 years agoArts / Museums : Museum 2.0

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.
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Asheville Art Museum opens a new media exhibition: 'Humans and Machines: The Robotic Worlds of Adrianne Wortzel'

Arts : Artdaily (8 hours ago)

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Arts : Artdaily (8 hours ago)

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

Arts / Museums : Museum 2.0 (2 years ago)

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... Read Post


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