"#Smallmuseum folks, you may not know it, but large museum professionals often envy you & your museum’s ability to adapt..."

This #AAMmember-only article offers 10 tips for discovering your superpower from the authors of "Creativity in #Museum Practice."


Read María Laura Rosa on how Alicia D’Amico’s images of female desire reflect “dissident and destabilizing identities in the heteronormative visual imaginary.” Published in both English and Spanish. #ArtJournalOpen https://t.co/gwjMCOquoH

"[M]useums have never just presented the facts. They’re also places of interpretation."

As trusted sources of information, should #museums just present facts or advocate a position? This @bostonglobe article explores the dilemma.


El Museo de la Memoria de Tlaxcala, resultado del trabajo de uno de los personajes más destacados en la construcción del lenguaje museográfico mexicano, Jorge Agostoni. Aquí el juego de luz y sombra de domo del Museo

Take a look at how the UN family joined people around the world in celebrating Nelson Mandela’s life & legacy on Thursday's #MandelaDay. https://t.co/zZAEESQWTV

We teach the public how to save their family treasures after a disaster. One of @smithsonian's own national treasures stopped by to learn about our stellar techniques. Google “Neil Armstrong” and hang out with Neil’s suit in AR, powered by @3D_Digi_SI #Apollo11at50 #Apollo50

Discover ‘Amazonia’: Sebastião Salgado’s photographic journey to record the lives of the indigenous peoples who live in harmony with the Brazilian Amazon forest.

You can now read the abstract of the keynote speech he will deliver at #ICOMKyoto2019

ℹ https://t.co/CbktfxVrXq

"Like a memory trivia game, each object features a hint that directs the dementia patient to think about the memory associated..."

@todayonline explores a #mobileapp being developed that uses #museum collections to prompt memories for people w/ #dementia.

"For decades, it would have been conservatives calling for this mural to be destroyed, on the basis of it slandering 'our' founders. Today, it’s done by self-described 'progressives.'" https://t.co/Gdn5VuufVA cc. @thewire_in @aqsa__ahmad @ncacensorship

SF visionary, George Jacob, Pres. @AquariumOTheBay at the “CEO Reception – Climate & Ocean...” event @Salesforce Tower. He plans to transform the Aquarium into an iconic immersive ecotarium – the first of its kind Climate Resilience & Ocean Conservation Living Museum. @AAMers

TrendsWatch identifies the major trends that will shape the way museums worldwide will handle affairs, do business and engage visitors. We break down the report. @AAMers @futureofmuseums https://t.co/T5eQXZTKQ3

'Although museums are making great advances in serving autistic visitors, there are still gaps in provision, particularly for young adults and adults on the autism spectrum.' Great blog post by @TinctureOfMuse @AutisminMuseums via @AAMers https://t.co/Ulrv2Yeq8o

Autism in Museums: a revolution in the making     https://t.co/qQBJJ1Ispa via @AAMers
"Museums that undertake autism training find it not only creates an inclusive environment that benefits visitors, but it also improves the working environment for volunteers and staff."

My weekly blog views over on @AutisminMuseums are up 503% this week thanks to @futureofmuseums @AAMers 😊 and my blog feature https://t.co/P1ME4pUe22

A special #Apollo11 celebration @airandspace tonight. Best moment for me was @smithsonian Secretary Lonnie Bunch thanking @AstroMCollins (then-director of the National Air & Space Museum) for hiring him 42 years ago - giving Lonnie his start in #museums @AAMers

The search engine provides streamlined access to over 300 million images from 19 image collections, including artworks from museum collections. https://t.co/xXJ7EwRrM7

#caareviews: Amalia Ramírez Garayzar discusses Jennifer Jolly’s Creating Pátzcuaro, Creating #Mexico: Art, Tourism, and Nation Building under Lázaro Cárdenas: https://t.co/tyPKEa1Cbx

Summer's heating up, and Week 7 of the DIAL summer internship was an exciting and HOT one! Americans for the Arts staff visited the DIAL New Jersey site, where they were able to tour around @ManaContemp. The New… https://t.co/WfSzVLhpoz

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