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Invisible Museum
Guide Platform

How can museums better integrate 21st century tools into museum design?

My Role: •Research •Concept •User Experience Design •Visual Design

1. Understanding the Problem
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Ethnographic Research Insights:

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a. Users spend lots of time using electronic devices

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b. People spend a lot of time NOT looking at the artwork

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c. It is very easy to miss rooms and sections of the museum

2. The Analysis
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The proposed solution reduces the time visitors engage with devices and supplemental materials.

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3. The Solution

The wireless platform tracks your location and collects the following data:

  • Where the user has been
  • Visitor paths
  • How exactly visitors move, and how long they remain in certain areas
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The information is provided for use in mobile devices, apps, and for use after the museum visit.

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Besides basic navigation, facts and educational materials can be designed for later use.

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The lessons learned:

  • Technology can impede basic user experiences
  • Users act different than they say
  • Fly on the wall observations are useful

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