MUSESPHERE

Transforming Digital Culture
Investigating the digital practices that transform cultural experience while augmenting and disrupting the very ethos of the museum to collect, conserve, stage and interpret unique physical objects.

Susan Hazan


Consulting to institutions and agencies to coordinate and stimulate digital activity across the sector: museums, libraries and archives, digital humanities based in universities, innovation hubs, and representatives from the related government ministries.

The Musesphere

Mapping the Musesphere: Cultures of Exhibition and Technologies of Display, PhD, Goldsmiths College, University of London, focusing on electronic architectures in the contemporary museum.

Current Research

Mining Big Data for Agile Narratives, MBD 2020, MUSEUM BIG DATA 2021,

Deep Fake and Cultural Truth - Custodians of Cultural Heritage in the Age of Digital Reproduction, Springer, 2020, Download

Black Lives Matter, Museum statements address systematic racism, xenophobia, and intolerance in the wake of George Floyd's murder May 25, 2020

Through the Looking Glass. Cultural Heritage Custodians Populate the Mirrorworld, Digitalia

Susan Hazan

After more than 30 years in the sector Hazan researches digital transformation and how it both augments and disrupts cultural heritage.

Chair, Europeana Network Association

Blog: Introducing Mindful Boundaries

Editorial

MIT Press | Reviewer

Springer Journals | Reviewer

Journal on Computer and Cultural Heritage (JOCC), Associate Editor, Reviewer

Il capitale culturale. Studies on the value of cultural heritage
Editorial Board
Universit di Macerata – Dipartimento di beni culturali

Professional Affiliations


 
Chair: Europeana Network Association Management Board
Europeana Members Council
Chair Governance Committee
Steering Group, Communicators Community

MUSE Awards, American Alliance of Museums (AAM)
Jury Chair, Digital Campaign

HCI International, July 2020 Copenhagen
Program Board, 8th International Conference on Culture an Computing

Florence Heri-Tech, 2020
Technical Program Committee
The Future of Heritage Science and Technologies

Selected Publications

Google Books

Academia.edu

dblp computer science bibliography

Google Scholar

Recent

Museums and Agile Narratives - Rethinking the Stories in a 4.0 World Oct, 2020, Digitale Konferenz: museum4punkt0: Zukunft gemeinsam entwickeln – Digitale Erweiterung musealer Erlebnisse und Prozesse
Mining Big Data for Agile Narratives, MBD 2020, Oct, 2020, MUSEUM BIG DATA, Nicosia, Cyprus, Organised by UCL Qatar and The Cyprus Institute Through the Looking Glass. Cultural Heritage Custodians to Populate the Mirrorworld, Digitalia, 2019. Download

Deep Fake and Cultural Truth - Custodians of Cultural Heritage in the Age of Digital Reproduction, Springer, 2020. Download

Musesphere on YouTube


Keynote and panel session with Kevin Kelly, Susan Hazan and Marleen Stikker: Mirror World: Utopia or dystopia, Europeana 2020


Through the Looking Glass: Cultural Heritage Custodians to Populate the Mirrorworld
Florence Heri-Tec, October, 2020



Webinar on Webinars: What we Have Learned so Far, July 7, 2020


Europeana Communicators Webinar: Education: Archives, June 11, 2020


Europeana Communicators webinar: Culture From Home: Archives, May 26, 2020


Europeana Communicators webinar: Culture From Home: Libraries, May 12, 2020


Europeana Communicators webinar: Culture From Home: Museums, March 31, 2020


Federica Bressan Presenting Technoculture, 2019, Europeana Podcast, Solve-It-Session: Digital Storytelling


Platform10, 2018 Lausaunne

Performing the Digital Museum



II FIEC 2012, Cidade Da Cultura, Galicia
O Israel Museum na palma da túa man

NODEM 2013, Hong Kong, MuseWeb
The Responsive Museum
"We want it all and we want it now!

Lectures and Presentations


April 2021,
Digital Education and the Power of Storytelling with Europeana Program

July 2020, Copenhagen, HCI 8th International Conference on Culture an Computing Program Board, Presentation: Deep Fake and Cultural Truth

May 2020, Florence, The International Conference Florence Heri-tech, The Future of Heritage Science and Technologies, Technical Program Committee, Presentation: Through the Looking Glass. Cultural Heritage Custodians to Populate the Mirrorworld

November 2019, Lisbon, Europeana AGM, Moderator: Pitch your Project,   Communicating the value of digital culture to stakeholders

June 2018, Berlin, Cultural heritage communities and audiences in today’s digital environment, SUMMIT 2018: EVENT, Performing the Digital Museum

April 2018, Lausanne, Symposium "Rising to the challenge. Digital innovation in museums." International symposium organized by PLATEFORME, Presentation: Performing the Digital Museum

April 2018
Berlin, VIMM - Virtual Multimodal Museum Network, Chair: Working Group 1.1, What is a Virtual Museum
November 2020, Europeana 2020: Crisis, Change and Culture
Europeana Network Association/Europeana Aggregators' Forum Pitch
Panel with Kevin Kelly, Senior Maverick, WIRED


October 2020, Museums and Agile Narratives - Rethinking the Stories in a 4.0 World
Digitale Konferenz: museum4punkt0: Zukunft gemeinsam entwickeln – Digitale Erweiterung musealer Erlebnisse und Prozesse

October 2020, Mining Big Data for Agile Narratives
MBD 2020, MUSEUM BIG DATA, Nicosia, Cyprus, Organised by UCL Qatar and The Cyprus Institute

July 2020, What Matters Now
A free, freestyle, global, bottom-up, online event, short conference-style presentations, mini TED-style talks

July 2020, Copenhagen, HCI 8th International Conference on Culture an Computing Program Board, Presentation: Deep Fake and Cultural Truth

May 2020, Florence, The International Conference Florence Heri-tech, The Future of Heritage Science and Technologies, Technical Program Committee, Presentation: Through the Looking Glass. Cultural Heritage Custodians to Populate the Mirrorworld

November 2019, Lisbon, Europeana AGM, Moderator: Pitch your Project, Communicating the value of digital culture to stakeholders,

June 2018, Berlin, Cultural heritage communities and audiences in today’s digital environment, SUMMIT 2018: EVENT, Performing the Digital Museum

April 2018, Lausanne, Symposium "Rising to the challenge. Digital innovation in museums." International symposium organized by PLATEFORME, Presentation: Performing the Digital Museum

April 2018
Berlin, VIMM - Virtual Multimodal Museum Network, Chair: Working Group 1.1, What is a Virtual Museum

Interviews and Reports



Take a Virtual Tour of 30 World-Class Museums & Safely Visit 2 Million Works of Fine Art, Open Culture, 21.3.20

אמנות | המוזיאון המתחדש: הולוגרמות ומציאות רבודה, Globes 2018

Taking museums into the digital age, Culture Report, The Jerusalem Report, 2016, Judith Sudilovsky

The Digital Dead Sea Scrolls, Information Summit, St. Petersburg, 2012 (in Russian), 2012

The Digital Dead Sea Scrolls now in Chinese, CCTV, July, 2012, CNTV, download movie


Dead Sea scrolls available in Chinese CCTV News - CNTV English, 29/07/2012, report

CityU students help on Chinese version of digital Dead Sea Scrolls, report

LIBRARIES AND MUSEUMS IN AN ERA OF PARTICIPATORY CULTURE, Salzburg Global Seminar, 2011

האתר של מוזיאון ישראל, Daily Maily, People and computing, 2018

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