Entries by Cierra Peters

Video: Museumhive Hangout with Emily Graslie

Another great Hangout session with Emily Graslie, a visual artist and Chief Curiosity Correspondent at the Field Museum in Chicago. Emily is the creator and host of the Brain Scoop, and online platform which focuses on science and education. Below we discuss cats, science and advocating for more content creators in museums. Notes: 0:00 Introduction […]

Video: Museumhive Hangout with Elizabeth Merritt,

Elizabeth Merritt, founding director of the Center for the Future of Museums, spoke with us about how museums can tackle migration, the empathy deficit and what the world might look like in three hundred years. Tune in below! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gk6TMVwW0zs Notes: 0:00 Opening remarks and introductions. 4:24 Elizabeth begins by talking about her Trends Report, museums […]

Video: Museumhive Hangout with Kimberly Drew

Another amazing hangout with Kimberly Drew of the MET Museum and Black Contemporary Art. Notes: 0:00 Cierra Peters; Introduction to Museumhive 0:33 The MET. blogging and social media – how Kimberly started. 3:53 The Challenges of working with digital media. 7:25 Digital media’s place in museums. 6:53 Initiating Dialogue: reaching the communities museums intend to […]

Say It with Your Chest: 4 Really Important Things Kimberly Drew Once Said.

Kimberly Drew a.k.a. @MuseumMammy is a New York-based thought leader whose practice is at the intersection of contemporary art, race and technology. She works both within traditional institutions and beyond them to help take them to new places. The most critical voices of the millennial generation are concurrently engaged in developing their political, pedagogical and […]