Multimedia Forum

Presentation | 2014: Las Vegas, NV

Imagine a printmaking studio in an exhibition about posters or a dance floor in an exhibition about youth culture. How are museums experimenting and pushing the parameters of the in-gallery experience? This engaging session explores how to create hybrid spaces that meld programmatic and exhibition uses.

 

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Presentation | 2014: Las Vegas, NV

Smart phones, tablets, and the Internet have become essential technologies. The rise in their use provides new opportunities for museums to engage visitors. Join this session to understand the what and why of mobile trends and how organizations like the Balboa Park Online  Collaborative and the Japanese Friendship Garden have leveraged...

Presentation | 2014: Las Vegas, NV

One of the most difficult challenges that cultural and educational attractions face is expanding beyond specific niche demographics. Special events can be an effective tool to draw new audiences who are not traditional “museum people” and are profitable, well-attended, and consistent with the mission of the organization. Learn how three unique...

Presentation | 2014: Las Vegas, NV

If your museum operates in a city or rural area outside your state’s major metropolitan areas, it can be a challenge to entice visitors to travel to see all that you have to offer. What strategies can you use to make your institution a destination in its own right? Join marketing professionals from the Tacoma Museum District as they discuss...

Presentation | 2014: Las Vegas, NV

Following the format of a Trivial Pursuit board game, session attendees test their knowledge of insurance and collections care. Participants are randomly divided into teams to answer questions from five categories (Fine Art Insurance Coverage, Risk Management, Registration, Claims, and Miscellaneous Museum Trivia) and earn pie pieces to win the...

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