Fresh & New(er)

discussion of issues around digital media and museums by Seb Chan

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Entries from September 23rd, 2005

Language of graffiti

September 23rd, 2005 Comments Off on Language of graffiti

Fascinating label text to an exhbition I saw in Berlin on street art at Neurotitan – a kind of gallery meets edgy design store – they had great books and zines . . . . with a nice selection of breakcore records in the corner as well.


How to blog

September 23rd, 2005 Comments Off on How to blog

Here’s a great guide from Reporters Sans Frontieres. Blogs get people excited. Or else they disturb and worry them. Some people distrust them. Others see them as the vanguard of a new information revolution. Because they allow and encourage ordinary people to speak up, they’re tremendous tools of freedom of expression. Bloggers are often the […]


Rights Clearances & Documentaries

September 22nd, 2005 Comments Off on Rights Clearances & Documentaries

A touchy subject but some interesting points raised here – It will be interesting to see how the fair use exemptions unfold here in Australia and how these affect how we do things within the museum.


BBC Creative Archive launches

September 10th, 2005 Comments Off on BBC Creative Archive launches

Fresh open license video for use by anyone . . . . in the UK.