Koven J. Smith
Museum Digitalist
Koven J. Smith

Museums

Here are some posts about museums. Enjoy!

April 18, 2018

Thinking about how discourse has changed on social media as the result of a few design decisions, and how that's changed the musetech conference backchannel.

November 23, 2016

A few short thoughts on what the outcome of the 2016 US Presidential election taught me about how to approach my own work in museums.

March 2, 2015

Some further thoughts on 'relevance' and why chasing it is trouble for museums.

July 15, 2014

Copy of the text I sent to the FCC about the dangers posed by the proposed 2014 net neutrality regulations to the museum community.

July 1, 2014

A second excerpt from a keynote address I gave at MuseumNext 2014 called 'Becoming Authentically Digital.' Here I examine the idea of skeuomorphism and how it (unfortunately) applies to a lot of museum thinking.