Parallel Exhibits: Combining Physical and Virtual Exhibits

December 5, 2014 Eline Corée

This paper was presented at the NODEM 2014 conference, an interdisciplinary conference forum that connects various disciplines and professions related to digital cultural heritage, which took place from December 1th […]

Reusing existing digital resources in the creation of novel forms of visitor’s experiences

October 6, 2014 Monika Lechner

The paper was presented in at the annual conference of CIDOC, the International Committee for Documentation of ICOM, in the session Session K: Access to Cultural Heritage. It took place from 6th – 11th of September 2014 in Dresden, Germany.

meSch explained: promo video

July 9, 2014 Monika Lechner

This video explains in two and a half minutes what meSch is all about and what our prototypes are capable of.

meSchcases #ECSITE2014

May 21, 2014 Monika Lechner

Interactive display cases have been installed at the Museon during the ECSITE 2014 conference. This factsheet explains the concept of the cases and lists all objects and their hashtags (#).

meSch prototype: the loupe

March 10, 2014 Waag Society

meSch prototype: the loupe from Waag Society on Vimeo. This video shows the loupe, a prototype developed by Waag Society for the meSch project. The loupe is a tool to explore the stories behind museum pieces. […]

Workshop at Waag Society November 2013

January 27, 2014 Waag Society This video is a registration of a co-creation and brainstorming session hosted by the Waag Society in Amsterdam (The Netherlands) on November 27 and 28 2013. The workshop revolved […]

Prototyping Tangibles: Exploring Form and Interaction

December 16, 2013 admin

Abstract: In order to better explore the opportunities for tangible interaction in new areas such as the home or cultural heritage sites, we used multiple rapidly-developed prototypes that take advantage […]

Exploring Historical, Social and Natural Heritage: Challenges for Tangible Interaction Design at Sheffield General Cemetery

December 16, 2013 admin

Abstract: This paper discusses ongoing research exploring the potential for tangible interaction technologies to enhance activities at Sheffield General Cemetery (SGC), a conservation area of rich historical, social and natural […]

The Challenges and Opportunities Faced by Cultural Heritage Professionals in Designing Interactive Exhibits

December 16, 2013 admin

Abstract: Petrelli et al. (2013) propose a movement that would empower curators, artists and designers in the creation, installation, maintenance and alteration of exhibits that are meant to bring materiality […]

Working in beta – implications for museums and their visitors

December 16, 2013 admin

Abstract: As the inclusion of New Media is fast becoming an established component of the exhibition development process, a stark division is becoming apparent between a small number of big, often […]