MIDEA Posts by Alan Levine

Read, Comment, and Translate the 2010 Horizon Report

Read, Comment, and Translate the 2010 Horizon Report

The 2010 Horizon Report: Museum Edition was published in PDF format in November 2010, and we now have a version of it on the web in a special format meant for discussion. As we do with other editions of the Horizon Reports, these are published on an NMC WordPress site (http://wp.nmc.org/), meaning you can directly […]

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On Your iPad MIDEA Sports the Flipboard Style

On Your iPad MIDEA Sports the Flipboard Style

Check out the MIDEA web site on an iPad, because it will have a whole new style there. We are just beginning to see new layout styles for the iPad (and the wave of similar platforms that will follow) that depart sharply from the web site in a browser format we have gotten accustomed to […]

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Gauging the Influence of Influence

Gauging the Influence of Influence

A few weeks ago I ventured with friends on the two hour drive down to Phoenix to see the Cézanne and American Modernism exhibit at the Phoenix Art Museum. I’ve lived in Arizona for almost 20 years, and sadly this may be but my second or third visit to this museum. Maybe it needs a […]

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Encountering Space, Art Daily, and Flickr+Streetview

Encountering Space, Art Daily, and Flickr+Streetview

This next set of MIDEA spotlights shines on three more interesting projects or applications of technology for museums. We are always looking for new things to spotlight, and you can tell us where to focus an upcoming feature via our online form. The Dallas Museum of Art (MIDEA profile) is creating exhibits based on photos […]

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Mobiles, Panoramas, and a Month at a Museum

Mobiles, Panoramas, and a Month at a Museum

We are starting a new feature here on the MIDEA web site– our Spotlights will regularly publish stories on projects and research done by MIDEA member organizations as well as interesting items we find going on elsewhere in the museum community. As we know many museums are seeking ways to effectively leverage the capabilities of […]

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Recap of MIDEA Social Networking in the Museum Workshop

Recap of MIDEA Social Networking in the Museum Workshop

Over fifty people participated in our first in-person workshop, Maximizing the Returns of Social Networks for Your Museum, held June 29-30 in San Antonio, Texas. cc licensed flickr photo shared by cogdogblog Below you will find references, media, and resources from this workshop, and you will find even more on the workshop wiki. A key […]

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