The Creative Museum Project @ The Brighton Digital Festival

Share

brightonThe Creative Museum project is an Erasmus+ funded project – it sees museums as dynamic learning environments providing opportunities for staff and visitors to explore and repurpose collections in new and creative ways.

Based on the outcomes of the project to-date, this practical half-day conference looks at some of the recommended ingredients for building a ‘creative museum’, whether you work in a museum or not.

The event is co-chaired by Don Undeen, University of Georgetown (Washington DC) and former Senior Digital Manager, Met MediaLab (New York) and Jo-Anne Sunderland Bowe, Director, Heritec Limited and Project Co-cordindator, The Creative Museum project. Also present are a variety of speakers from Brighton Museum, Culture 24, Lighthouse, Museomix, Radiona, and the Chester Beatty Library (Dublin).

This special event for the Brighton Digital Festival is for museum professionals, digital specialists, makers, tinkerers, hackers – anyone who wants to look at museums in a new and interesting ways. This session will be fully participative – be prepared to come with lots of questions and an open-mind.

The event will be followed by networking opportunities and a drinks reception and has been organised as part of the Brighton Digtial Festival.

Supported by Clearleft / Sixty Eight Middle Street

With thanks to the Brighton Digital Festival

WHEN: 

WHERE: 68 Middle Street – Middle Street, Brighton, BN1 1AL, United Kingdom

Registrations HERE

 

Leave a Reply


Related Articles

DOORS - Digital Incubator for Museum: 20 European museums start their digital transformation journey...
DOORS - Digital Incubator for Museum aims to set up a framework for sustainable digital transformations in the cultural sector. The project kicked off in October 2021 and will run until September 2023 conducting a two-stage incubation programme for museums and a comprehensive research plan with public outputs. The initiators of DOORS - Digital Incubator for Museums are Ars Electronica, MUSEUM BOOSTER and Ecsite - European network of science centres and museums. Neanderthal Museum will ...
The contribution of cultural heritage to societal well-being: evidences and challenges
    The HERIWELL team is glad to inform that the HERIWELL final conference “Thecontribution of cultural heritage to societal well-being: evidences and challenges” will take place on Thursday 15 December 2022, from 14.30 to 17.30 CET.     HERIWELL is a project launched by ESPON EGTC (Luxembourg) and carried out by a partnership led by Istituto per la ricerca sociale (IRS, Milano). Many experts from across Europe were involved in the project t...
NEMO report on museums and climate change
The Network of European Museum Organisations (NEMO) new report on museums and climate change provides recommendations for including museums in the sustainable transition of Europe. This report reflects the status quo of European museums in the climate crisis. To help tap the full potential of museums as contributors and allies in the sustainable transition of Europe, the report includes seven key recommendations for policy makers and the sector. NEMO writes that to develop the full potent...
The Best in Heritage 2022 on-line edition
Best in Heritage, the global conference featuring award-winning museum, heritage and conservation projects, is celebrating its 21st edition which started in late May and will end in early October 2022. This online edition, organized in partnership with the International Council of Museums (ICOM) and Europa Nostra, the European Voice of Civil Society committed to Cultural Heritage, aims to deliver an exhaustive overview of best practices from all over the globe, focusing on the criteria of p...