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Re-tracing the past: mixing realities in museum settings

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dc.contributor.author Fraser, Mike
dc.contributor.author Bowers, John
dc.contributor.author Brundell, Pat
dc.contributor.author O'Malley, Claire
dc.contributor.author Reeves, Stuart
dc.contributor.author Benford, Steve
dc.contributor.author Ciolfi, Luigina
dc.contributor.author Ferris, Kieran
dc.contributor.author Gallagher, Paul
dc.contributor.author Hall, Tony
dc.contributor.author Bannon, Liam J.
dc.contributor.author Taxén, Gustav
dc.contributor.author Hellstrom, Sten-Olov
dc.date.accessioned 2018-05-30T15:12:23Z
dc.date.available 2018-05-30T15:12:23Z
dc.date.issued 2004
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10344/6880
dc.description peer-reviewed en_US
dc.description.abstract Interactive exhibits are now commonplace in museum settings, providing ‘edutainment’ for visitors. However, many technologies co-exist uneasily with more traditional methods of display. In this paper we describe a design strategy for mixing realities in museum spaces. An approach is adopted for designing interactives which complement rather than replace conventional methods. Our approach is explored through an exhibition which provides visitors with the opportunity to hear and leave opinions on unclassified historical artefacts. An analysis of visitor interaction reveals that avoiding simulation of established methods can allow visitors to weave novel and traditional practices. These results indicate designs for mixing realities in broader settings. en_US
dc.language.iso eng en_US
dc.publisher Association for Computing Machinery en_US
dc.relation.ispartof ACM SIGCHI en
dc.relation.ispartofseries ACM SIGCHI International Conference on Advances in Computer Entertainment Technology ACE;
dc.rights © ACM, 2004. This is the author's version of the work. It is posted here by permission of ACM for your personal use. Not for redistribution. The definitive version was published in ACM SIGCHI International Conference on Advances in Computer Entertainment Technology ACE en_US
dc.subject museums en_US
dc.subject mixed realities en_US
dc.subject public-oriented design en_US
dc.subject opinion systems en_US
dc.title Re-tracing the past: mixing realities in museum settings en_US
dc.type info:eu-repo/semantics/conferenceObject en_US
dc.type.supercollection all_ul_research en_US
dc.type.supercollection ul_published_reviewed en_US
dc.date.updated 2018-05-30T14:53:02Z
dc.rights.accessrights info:eu-repo/semantics/openAccess en_US
dc.internal.rssid 1442770
dc.internal.copyrightchecked Yes
dc.description.status peer-reviewed


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