Best paper award for Merel van der Vaart and Areti Damala

Best Paper Award for meSch at Digital Heritage 2015

October 8, 2015 Merel van der Vaart

meSch won a best paper award at the Digital Heritage Congress in Granada, Spain, where 305 papers were accepted.


Looking for volunteers!

September 30, 2015 Eline Corée

On October 1, 2, 3, 5, 6 and 7 meSch researchers from Sheffield Hallam University will be at the Atlantik Wall exhibition in The Hague to conduct a visitor survey. We are looking for people who would like to participate in the survey and get free entrance to [...]


Join us at the Digital Heritage Expo 2015!

September 28, 2015 ECTRL Solutions

Are you attending the Digital Heritage conference 2015? Then we would like to meet you!


Technologies and Challenges for Cultural Heritage Communities – A Recap

September 22, 2015 Luigina Ciolfi

What challenges are different communities facing when caring for, approaching and communicating heritage holdings? And how do they use technology to facilitate and aid their activities? These were the main questions that an international group of researchers and cultural heritage professionals explored during a an international workshop in June in [...]


meSch wins paper award at C&T 2015

September 3, 2015 Monika Lechner

It is with great pleasure that we announce that a meSch contribution to the Communities & Technologies Conference 2015 has been awarded with a best paper award!


This museum makes me feel… – an interactive word game

July 27, 2015 Dick van Dijk

Creative Technology student Szandra Iván recently graduated at the University of Twente (The Netherlands) with an exploration of new prototypes that would fit the context of the meSch project. Her graduation project resulted in an interactive word game that evokes reflection on one’s feelings towards the artworks on [...]


Teaching user-centred design to heritage students

June 17, 2015 Paloma Díaz Pérez

The UC3M team has been carrying out workshops where students approached the design and early prototyping of smart objects to enhance the user experience with cultural heritage objects or sites. The goal was to promote reflection upon the features that will make such experiences richer before focusing on [...]

In the Atlantic Wall exhibition in Museon

Presenting hidden layers in an exhibition

June 12, 2015 Hub Kockelkorn

Is The Hague and the Atlantic Wall successful? Yes! Did it work out as we expected or hoped? Not completely! In a small series of blogposts we will look at different aspects. In this first post we will look at the overall role of meSch in the exhibition [...]


Participate in our visitor study!

June 2, 2015 Areti Damala

Are you traveling to or visiting The Hague, The Netherlands, between June 12th and June 21st? Are you living in or near The Hague and would you like to help us with one of our visitor studies? Would you like to see the Atlantik Wall exhibition and learn [...]

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meSch in NMC Horizon Report Museum Edition

April 29, 2015 Monika Lechner

The report identifies six key trends, six significant challenges, and six important developments in technology across three adoption horizons over the next five years, giving museum leaders and staff a valuable guide for strategic technology planning.