Our first assignment is a short response paper that critically evaluates the use of digital media in a local museum or gallery. Here is a list of possible institutions (other suggestions are more than welcome): Vancouver Art Gallery Surrey Art Gallery Museum of Anthropology at UBC Pacific Museum of the Earth (UBC) Contemporary Art Gallery […]
This is the NFB’s animated holiday greeting–part of a resurgence of interest in the neon city? Beyond this piece, the NFB’s archive of Canadian film and media is a great (and entertaining) place to think through the changing nature of the archive in the digital age.
Europeana is an excellent example of the convergence of museums, archives, and libraries in the digital age… From their website, “About Europeana”: For users: Europeana is a single access point to millions of books, paintings, films, museum objects and archival records that have been digitised throughout Europe. It is an authoritative source of information coming from European cultural […]
Check out Neon Vancouver | Ugly Vancouver on Studio 4 with Fanny Keifer Director, Exhibitions & Collections Museum of Vancouver, Joan Seidl, speaks with Studio 4 with Host Fanny Kiefer about Neon Vancouver | Ugly Vancouver. The Museum of Vancouver presents a fascinating look at the rapid growth of neon signs throughout the 50s, 60s […]