Future of Museums, Museum Websites

Museums and Net Neutrality

No Comments 06 May 2014

Please join me in telling FCC Chairman Wheeler that it is imperative that the internet remain "Net Neutral". The future of informal education, shared authority and the democratization of content is at risk.

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Future of Museums, Museum Planning, Starting A New Museum

Museum Branding in 10 Steps

No Comments 10 November 2013

A list of “how to build a museum brand in 10 steps” or ”Museum Branding in 10 steps” :

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Future of Museums, Museum Planning, Starting A New Museum

Building a Museum Brand

10 Comments 26 October 2013

Brand is the glue that holds together a successful museum, it gives visitors a comfort level and engages audience.

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Future of Museums, Museum Planning, Museum Trends

Museums and the Recession

No Comments 13 October 2013

Since 2008 museums have undergone a significant change due to the Great Recession. How do you think museums have changed?

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Future of Museums, Museum Planning

Science Centers Leading the Way

3 Comments 13 July 2013

All museums are becoming more like science centers educating visitors in an inclusive community based educational "museum voice".

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Exhibition Design, Future of Museums

“The Future of In-House Design in an Outsourcing World”

1 Comment 28 May 2013

This year I was invited to be part of a panel discussion at the 2013 American Alliance of Museums, "The Future of In-House Design in an Outsourcing World", attached is my presentation and a link to a survey about museum exhibition design and production.

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Fund Raising, Future of Museums, Museum Planning

How to Increase Museum Attendance

3 Comments 03 April 2013

Museums have undergone a dramatic change since 2008, resulting in significant changes in, "How to Increase Museum Attendance".

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Future of Museums, Museum Planning, Starting A New Museum

Starting a Museum

No Comments 23 October 2012

When I use the term "Starting a Museum" I am referring to how I see the future of museums, some will be new museums, some will be museums reinventing themselves. I thought it was important to define how I see the future of museums and how I think of starting a museum.

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Future of Museums, Museum Planning, Museum Trends

Museum Trends

No Comments 14 October 2012

Museum Trends is my attempt to understand the direction that museums are heading to better predict the museum of the future.

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Exhibition Design, Future of Museums, Museum Planning, Starting A New Museum

“Starting a Museum”, the book

1 Comment 07 October 2012

I have started work on a book tentatively called "Starting a Museum". More than "How to Start a Museum", the book will explore the question "How could a museum be started?". I will need lots of help and hope that I can call on the readers of this blog as active participants in the creation of the book. More about the planned book...

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