Friday Heirloom 2020

Friday Heirloom 111: In 2020 A Museum is a Business of Happiness ENGLISH/ITALIANO

Transformative change begins to happen in our institutional cultures when we examine, interrupt, decenter, and replace harmful and oppressive organizing structures and habits of mind. (Mike Murawski) Yamamoto at Fondazione Pastificio Cerere, Rome Time. Time goes by so slowly for those who wait, as mentioned in that famous song by Madonna. Well for me January… Continue reading Friday Heirloom 111: In 2020 A Museum is a Business of Happiness ENGLISH/ITALIANO

Friday Heirloom 2019

Friday Heirloom 110: How Museums Unite People During the Holidays

It’s finally December! What a great time to be alive.  As entire cities dress up for the holidays, museums can play a huge role in bringing people together through exhibitions and special programs. And that’s why, for instance, they should be open late during the holidays! Spending that extra time in museums allows for new… Continue reading Friday Heirloom 110: How Museums Unite People During the Holidays

Friday Heirloom 2019

Friday Heirloom 109: #Museum30 And The Beauty Of Being Online ENGLISH/ITALIANO

Spending quite a part of my days online (yes, I'm talking about Twitter, Instagram, Facebook and even TikTok) I have the chance to bring most of my life experiences into new mediums, where the old meets the new and my life crosses everyone else's life. Mostly: real-life strangers! And it's a life of adventures, constant… Continue reading Friday Heirloom 109: #Museum30 And The Beauty Of Being Online ENGLISH/ITALIANO

Friday Heirloom 2019

Friday Heirloom 108: Museum Magnetism ENGLISH/ITALIANO

Every single evidence of the past (...) questions me: who am I with respect to this humanity? Do I still have the same respect for life and nature? The same tenacity and the same "hunger"? (Lorenzo Nigro, Gerico) Reading "Gerico" at Piazza della Repubblica, Rome My home country of Italy, also known as a museum goer's… Continue reading Friday Heirloom 108: Museum Magnetism ENGLISH/ITALIANO