Visitor Studies: It’s what you do with it!

Visitor Studies: It’s what you do with it!

VSG Conference, 16-18 March 2016, Royal Geographical Society, London. “If you only had one post-it?” (copright Andrew McIntryre) “Tell me a story about your audience….” (various) As I’m not quite ready to summarise my three days on...
Visitor Studies Group – Conference 2013

Visitor Studies Group – Conference 2013

The Visitor Studies Group (www.visitors.org.uk) is a community of professionals who promote dialogue, facilitate debate and provide continuing professional development in Visitor Studies for anybody working in cultural and natural heritage organisations. I have been...
Mocking up

Mocking up

Many people find it hard to imagine how we get started with the mechanical and physical interactives you see in the new re-developed National Museum of Scotland. Here is one example of the process of paper ‘mock-ups’.. Family Belongings: This interactive can be found...
Aboriginal Shield interactive

Aboriginal Shield interactive

From this: To this: You can really see with this exhibit that we were almost there at paper-prototype stage. This exhibit is for the Living Lands exhibition at the National Museum of Scotland. It sits in the section about the traditional lifestyle of the Australian...