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This Museum Displays Stolen Artworks in Augmented Reality

This Museum of Stolen Art is augmented reality-enabled.<p>Before ITP graduate student Ziv Schneider created the Oculus Rift-accessible Museum of Stolen Art, halfway across the world another institution—also called the Museum of Stolen Art—was debuting its gallery exhibition of works currently reported …

Check out the museum that lets the visitor become the designer

"What will you design?"<p>At the newly expanded Cooper Hewitt, the Smithsonian Design Museum that opened earlier this month in Manhattan, this is one of the key questions confronting visitors at interactive touchscreen tables.<p>In reimagining itself for the 21st century, the Cooper Hewitt, the only …

The museum of tomorrow

<i>Museums are key to instilling a love of science in tomorrow’s leaders, but to stay relevant they must find new ways to engage with visitors, argues</i> …

Museums

Art affects you more powerfully when you view it in a museum

These days there's no need to take the trouble of visiting art museums. You can usually view all the exhibits on your computer, in the comfort of …

The 5 Coolest Things About The Revamped Smithsonian Design Museum

Doodle on the walls! Draw your own vase! After a three-year renovation, the Cooper Hewitt reopens with some fancy new tech.<p>After closing its doors three years ago for a massive renovation, Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum is finally reopening the century-old mansion that houses the design …

Museums

Will the internet be the death of museums?

In August 2014, the Royal Ontario Museum opened its doors to dozens of aspiring game developers, and tasked them with putting together a game about …

Listen To London Folklore As You Climb The Monument

When ascending 311 steps, you're grateful for anything to take your mind off the challenge. So an adult storytelling event at The Monument is bound …

London

The 6 Issues That Will Guide the Future of Museums

Review and revise their ethics statements to address emerging issues. Traditional areas of concern like conflict-of-interest and provenance research …

Iraqis beam with pride as national museum reopens

EVEN as Iraq mourned the destruction of priceless artifacts by jihadists in Mosul, the national museum in Baghdad brought joy and pride to visitors …

Archaeology

What should our museums look like in 2020?

Four industry experts share their views on the past, present and future of museums<p>• Take part in #MuseumWeek 2015<p>Museums in 2020 should be radical and participative institutions at the heart of their communities. They should be working in partnership with third-sector organisations to develop …

A Couple of Ideas for the Taking

Chicago Public Library Oak Park Branch<br>“Hey! I got an idea!” I get a kick hearing someone, usually a child, say that. As a child, I loved the feeling …

The museum as digital storyteller: Collaborative participatory creation of interactive digital experiences

Maria Roussou, American College of Greece / University of Athens / makebelieve design & consulting, Greece, Laia Pujol, Pompeu Fabra University, …

Why I Am Teaching a Course Called “Wasting Time on the Internet”

The Surrealists’ ideal state for making art was the twilight between wakefulness and sleep, when they would dredge up images from the murky subconscious and throw them onto the page or canvas. Proposing sleepwalking as an optimal widespread societal condition, André Breton once asked, “When will we …

University of Pennsylvania

23 Best Game-Based Education Resources of 2014

Edudemic has covered game-based learning and gamification in the classroom on numerous occasions in the past. When learning becomes a game, it’s an …

Education Technology

5 Levels of Personalized Learning

In the digital world and the age of the iStudent, personalized learning is key to success in school and in business.<p>Check out how Epigogy.org …

From Mars to Minecraft: Teachers Bring the Arcade to the Classroom

Argubot Academy<i>Part 11 of MindShift’s Guide to Games and Learning.</i>Teachers have found many different ways of using digital games in the classroom. …