Category Archives: Happy Museum Project

A few reflections on social and tech innovation #museumnext 2013

I expect most people who got to conferences find some excuse to bunk off, check out the town, or go shopping. But I’ve just returned from Museum Next in Amsterdam. It’s the largest gathering of museum folk interested in technology … Continue reading

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In Museums, to help participation – ‘Know your place’!

Last week we announced the six commissions which will be funded by the Happy Museum project. They will explore how museums can promote well-being and sustainability and be the vital connectors within their communities. Two of the projects expressively sought … Continue reading

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Launching the Happy Museum Project

Last night was launched the Happy Museum Project. Its a provocation to museums to become more attuned to their stewardship responsibilities to their surroundings and to be more able to make their audiences happier. A paper The Happy Museum has been published and we’ll … Continue reading

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