All you need is love   Stephanie Rosestone     Education Officer
This year I was lucky enough to travel around the world.
•   Californian Academy of Sciences           •   Globe Theatre•   Indianapolis Museum of Art                •   Victoria ...
No matter how big or small, whether they’re well-funded or struggling, either living or static – to create an  inspiring a...
What is love?                When the exhibits, activities or staff                speak to the visitor in a manner that  ...
Exhibits and spaces can show love
Exhibits and spaces show loveMetropolitan Museum of Art
Exhibits and spaces show loveSmithsonian
Exhibits and spaces show loveCalifornian Academy of Science
Exhibits and spaces show loveDolwyddelan Castle
How do exhibits and spaces show love?             Aesthetic layouts and design             Respect for the essence of the ...
Exhibits and spaces lacking love
Activities and interactives can show love
Activities and interactives show love Smithsonian
Activities and interactives show love Jamtli – Community Kindergarten
Activities and interactives show love Indianapolis Museum of Art
Activities and interactives show love Jorvik Dig
How do activities and interactives show love?            Respecting the needs and wants of the visitor            Bringing...
Staff can show love
Staff can show love Jamtli
Staff can show love Beamish
Staff can show love Tower of London – Past Pleasures
Staff can show love Tŷ Mawr
How do staff show love?             Showing enthusiasm and freshness             Knowing their museum/site             Tak...
A great museum oozes love.A love for the collections, the stories and the visitors.                 All you need is love.
Thank youstephanierosestone.wordpress.com
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A presentation given by Stephanie Rosestone at the ENVI end of year event in Melbourne on Nov 8th.

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ENVI 8Nov - all you need is love

  1. 1. All you need is love Stephanie Rosestone Education Officer
  2. 2. This year I was lucky enough to travel around the world.
  3. 3. • Californian Academy of Sciences • Globe Theatre• Indianapolis Museum of Art • Victoria & Albert Museum• Smithsonians: Natural History, American • Royal Palace, Stockholm History, Air and Space and American • Skansen, Stockholm Indian • Jamtli, Östersund• Library of Congress • MAS (Museum aan de Stroom), Antwerp• American Museum of Natural History • Pelgrom Burgher’s House, Antwerp (NYC) • plus various historic sites in Italy• Metropolitan Museum of Art (NYC)• Belfast City Hall• National Museum of Scotland• Writers’ Museum, Edinburgh• Gladstone’s Land, Edinburgh• Beamish Museum, Durham• Jorvik Dig, York• Micklegate Bar Museum, York• Lyme Park, Derbyshire• Dolwyddelan Castle, North Wales• Ty Mawr, North Wales• Cragside House, Northumberland• Brockhampton Estate, Herefordshire• Blenhiem Palace, Oxfordshire• Bodleian Library, Oxford• Tower of London
  4. 4. No matter how big or small, whether they’re well-funded or struggling, either living or static – to create an inspiring and engaging museum, all you need is love.
  5. 5. What is love? When the exhibits, activities or staff speak to the visitor in a manner that demonstrates their deep passion for content, purpose and engagement.
  6. 6. Exhibits and spaces can show love
  7. 7. Exhibits and spaces show loveMetropolitan Museum of Art
  8. 8. Exhibits and spaces show loveSmithsonian
  9. 9. Exhibits and spaces show loveCalifornian Academy of Science
  10. 10. Exhibits and spaces show loveDolwyddelan Castle
  11. 11. How do exhibits and spaces show love? Aesthetic layouts and design Respect for the essence of the content Caring for and respecting collections
  12. 12. Exhibits and spaces lacking love
  13. 13. Activities and interactives can show love
  14. 14. Activities and interactives show love Smithsonian
  15. 15. Activities and interactives show love Jamtli – Community Kindergarten
  16. 16. Activities and interactives show love Indianapolis Museum of Art
  17. 17. Activities and interactives show love Jorvik Dig
  18. 18. How do activities and interactives show love? Respecting the needs and wants of the visitor Bringing the collection to life Giving the visitor permissions and rights to share Providing something for everyone
  19. 19. Staff can show love
  20. 20. Staff can show love Jamtli
  21. 21. Staff can show love Beamish
  22. 22. Staff can show love Tower of London – Past Pleasures
  23. 23. Staff can show love Tŷ Mawr
  24. 24. How do staff show love? Showing enthusiasm and freshness Knowing their museum/site Taking pride in their character/costume/role Finding new ways to engage the visitor
  25. 25. A great museum oozes love.A love for the collections, the stories and the visitors. All you need is love.
  26. 26. Thank youstephanierosestone.wordpress.com

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