Communicating the museum between analogue and digital. Interactive multimedia design experience

  • Federica Dal Falco ‘Sapienza’ University of Rome (Italy)
  • Silvia Bonomi ‘Sapienza’ University of Rome (Italy)
Keywords: museum communication, multimedia and interaction design, digital storytelling, user experience, immersive environments

Abstract

This paper deals with the relationship between museum communication and information technologies, providing an overview of the main international references that witness the evolution of museums between analogue and digital, up to the radicality of immersive environments. The theoretical apparatus is integrated by the proposal of a methodology between multimedia and IoT, experimented in order to create synergies between research and third mission, implemented through the interdisciplinary project Interactive Multimedia Museum Experience, a model of museum communication that in its variants has been validated in recent years in prestigious museum institutions in the city of Rome.

Author Biographies

Federica Dal Falco, ‘Sapienza’ University of Rome (Italy)

Architect and PhD, she is an Associate Professor of Design at the Department of Planning Design and Technology of Architecture. She carries out research activities in the field of design history, museum communication, design for public space. Scientific coordinator for scientific and cultural collaboration agreements between PDTA Department and Museum Institutions in Rome, she developed interdisciplinary and international projects between Design, Choreographic Arts and AI. She is an Academic of the National Academy of Design (Russia) and Guest Investigator CIEBA (Portugal).
E-mail: federica.dalfalco@uniroma1.it

Silvia Bonomi, ‘Sapienza’ University of Rome (Italy)

She is an Associate Professor at the ‘Antonio Ruberti’ Department of Computer, Automatic and Management Engineering. She carries out research in the field of information engineering and cyber security with a focus on the design and implementation of fault-tolerant and attack-tolerant systems. She is interested in the engineering aspects of the design of multimedia applications in museums with particular emphasis on interaction design and user involvement.
E-mail: bonomi@diag.uniroma1.it

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MORI Building Digital Art Museum, Tokyo (credits: teamLab-Borderless). AGATHÓN 10 | 2021
Published
2021-12-31
How to Cite
Dal Falco, F. and Bonomi, S. (2021) “Communicating the museum between analogue and digital. Interactive multimedia design experience”, AGATHÓN | International Journal of Architecture, Art and Design, 10(online), pp. 200-209. doi: 10.19229/2464-9309/10182021.
Section
Design | Essays & Viewpoint
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