Episode 06 of the Museopunks podcast is out. This month Suse and I chat with Paul Schmelzer (Walker Art Center) and Sree Sreenivasan (Metropolitan Museum of Art) about if, how and why museums are evolving into media organizations.
News and media organizations have been undergoing similar challenges to those facing museums in the digital age, with increased competition for attention, challenges to old models of authority, and the need to develop new kinds of business models and modes of practice in response to changing technological, social, and economic conditions. So what can museums learn from news and media organizations in order to change and adapt their practices to work effectively in an increasingly online and social media context?
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