what role do people play in ascribing and maintaining the role, value, and purpose of museums?

In the last few days a few articles have caught my eye not only because they touch on themes I explore in my thesis, but also because I feel they all dance around the same issues. These articles are: Shunning Your Customers on Social? How the internet is reshaping World Heritage and our experience of it … Continue reading what role do people play in ascribing and maintaining the role, value, and purpose of museums?

what is #nymphgate and how will it impact the Manchester Art Gallery?

Social media has slowly, but surely, crept into our daily lives. We like, comment, and share posts with such regularity that these activities have become almost mundane. Whilst it can be easy to brush off social media as ‘simply’ marketing and communication tools, the power these networked technologies enable should not be ignored. Museums have … Continue reading what is #nymphgate and how will it impact the Manchester Art Gallery?