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Nikos Papastergiadis

Journal article

Engaging with the anti-museum? Visitors to the Museum of Old and New Art

Drawing on a large survey of visitors to the Museum of Old and New Art (Mona) in Tasmania, this article illuminates the origins, social aims and impacts of successful attempts to push art museums beyond what Hanquinet and Savage call ‘educative leisure’.
Journal article

It's a museum, but not as we know it: issues for local residents accessing the Museum of Old and New Art

This study aims to better understand local engagement with the Museum of Old and New Art (MONA) and shed light on potential socio-cultural transformation.
Report

Free Wi-Fi and public space: the state of Australian public initiatives

This white paper examines the transformation of public spaces through free Wi-Fi services offered by Australian cultural institutions and municipalities. Australian public institutions have been slower to offer free Wi-Fi services compared to their counterparts in Europe and the United States. Nevertheless, public institutions are...