Making Creativity Visible: The MIT Museum Studio and Compton Gallery

Making Creativity Visible: The MIT Museum Studio and Compton Gallery

The MIT Museum Studio and Compton Gallery is the experimental arm of the MIT Museum. It’s driven by student ideas; student energy. The Studio is a completely open space. A lot of people come in and they’re wondering, “Is this a classroom? Is it a laboratory? Can I do research hear? What’s really going on?”…Continue reading Making Creativity Visible: The MIT Museum Studio and Compton Gallery

Collecting the Emerging: UCL Art Museum and the Zabludowicz Collection

Collecting the Emerging: UCL Art Museum and the Zabludowicz Collection

We have this image of emerging and then having emerged, as when used to make you sort of debut in society. As a young girl or something you’re a debutante and then you come out and then you’re there, you’re out, basically – I don’t think it’s that simple. It’s not something that you’re necessarily…Continue reading Collecting the Emerging: UCL Art Museum and the Zabludowicz Collection

Explore 1920s and 1930s fashion on Liverpool’s high street

Explore 1920s and 1930s fashion on Liverpool’s high street

An English lady’s wardrobe is all about one particular lady who lived in Liverpool, Mrs Emily Margaret Tinne. She was essentially somebody who was a compulsive shopper and her collection is actually the largest collection of costume that belonged to one person in any UK museum. It represents a whole lifestyle of somebody who was…Continue reading Explore 1920s and 1930s fashion on Liverpool’s high street

The Art of Access (Ep. 1) | Intel x Smithsonian American Art Museum | Intel

The Art of Access (Ep. 1) | Intel x Smithsonian American Art Museum | Intel

[footsteps] This is the biggest thing we’ve ever tried to accomplish. ♪ ♪ The Smithsonian’s goal is to reach a billion people and that’s not a number that you can bring through a physical space. ♪ ♪ A virtual reality environment lets us do things that we, as a museum, are not normally capable of…Continue reading The Art of Access (Ep. 1) | Intel x Smithsonian American Art Museum | Intel

The Art of Photogrammetry (Ep. 3) | Intel x Smithsonian American Art Museum | Intel

The Art of Photogrammetry (Ep. 3) | Intel x Smithsonian American Art Museum | Intel

♪ ♪ I like approaching a scene and then imagining what it’s going to be like in virtual reality. Most of the artwork here at the Smithsonian is extremely challenging to bring over into VR. Lights changing, highly detailed filigree reflective and specular materials. Photogrammetry is a way of taking images and turning them into…Continue reading The Art of Photogrammetry (Ep. 3) | Intel x Smithsonian American Art Museum | Intel