This episode of Object Oriented explores the idea of making in museums, science, and teen programs. It includes short interviews with Lisa Brahms of the Children’s Museum of Pittsburgh, David Wells of the New York Hall of Science and AJ Almaguer, most recently of the Lawrence Hall of Science.
00:00 – 01:20 Teaser – Does making have a place in Museums?
02:01-03:26 – Introduction
03:26 – 13:13 – Lisa Brahms on museums and making
13:13 – 23:38 – David Wells on making in science oriented museums
23:40 – 36:04 – AJ Almaguer on making in youth programs and in the Lawrence Hall of Science
36:05 – 41:02 – Making in MakeShop and Design Make Play
41:02 – 41:50 – Where are we with making in museums?
41:50 – 48:07 – News of the Future, with Elizabeth Merritt
47:50 – 49:10 – Follow us online
00:00 – 01:46 Teaser – Inspiration through Games
01:46 – 02:45 Introduction
02:45 – 17:50 Games, learning and museums – what’s the point?
17:50 – 38:00 Examples of games-based learning in museums
38:00 – 47:20 News of the Future, with Elizabeth Merritt
47:20 – 48:38 Follow us online
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The Mooshme interview with Bernie deKoven can be found here.
Object Oriented – Episode 1 – The Digital Lens in Museum Education: Distraction or Extension?
This episode of Object Oriented explores the ideas of digitally-enabled public thinking. It includes short excerpts from the @MMMooshme interview with reporter Clive Thompson on Digital Memory, recorded at AMNH, and then explore examples from youth programs.
00:00 – 01:25 Teaser – What do you see?
01:26 – 2:15 Introduction
2:16 – 15:30 The Digital Lens: Distraction or Extension (in museum halls)
15:30 – 23:55 The Digital Lens: Distraction or Extension (in museum programs)
23:56 – 32:52 News of the Future, with Elizabeth Merritt
32:52 – 34:18 Follow us
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The Mooshme interview series with Clive Thompson can be found here.
Above is the video preview of a new audio podcast launching in May, Object-Oriented, about digital learning in collections-based museums. The first podcast will launch in May. You can read more details about it here or subscribe in the side-bar so we can notify you when its out.
Until then, please send us a note of welcome in the comments below or suggestions for topics or programs we might cover in future episodes.