Monthly Archives: December 2010

conclusions: the future of the interactive museum experience

In conclusion, I found the Art of the Americas wing at the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston, to be an excellent case study for the purpose of applying a large array of the topics covered in Information Systems for … Continue reading

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and let’s not forget the art: reviews of the art of the america’s wing

During my experiences in all my courses over the past semester, I’ve realized that spending so much time analyzing exhibitions and thinking about all the elements that go into making a successful show, as well as analyzing arts institutions’ practices … Continue reading

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creating an interactive museum experience: uses of technology in the art of the america’s wing

    The analysis has now come full-circle, back again to the actual experience of the Art of the America’s wing at the MFA, which is what started me out on this project. The new wing, in addition to housing … Continue reading

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establishing an online presence: social media networks

As with the MFA’s website, I had never seen any examples of the museum’s usages of social media prior to my visit, and therefore cannot draw any sort of pre- and post-wing comparisons. Rather, I will analyze the methods that … Continue reading

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revamping an online image: mfa’s website redesign

In addition to using multi-media offerings on a variety of ¬†websites to present behind the scenes information about its Art of the America’s wing, the MFA also utilized their own website to further the revisions in its image. Unfortunately, I … Continue reading

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the creation of the wing: behind the scenes

One of the elements that truly amazed me about my visit to the new Art of the America’s wing was the “Behind the Scenes” galleries on every single floor (these galleries will be further discussed in a later posting about … Continue reading

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art of the americas wing: fundraising

After selecting the Museum of Fine Arts’ new Art of the America’s wing for a case study, I began researching everything I could find out about the wing. My research turned up a vast amount of information on the wing … Continue reading

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