The David Owsley Museum of Art at Ball State University – Academic Museums Spotlight Tour – Visit #2

Hey folks! Today we’re taking you with us to The David Owsley Museum of Art at Ball State University in Muncie, Indiana (just outside Indianapolis).  This is our second stop while crossing the country for our ‘Academic Museums Spotlight Tour’, in partnership with AAMG (aamg-us.org) – the Association of Academic Museums and Galleries.  In this interview, we were very […]

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The Purdue University Galleries – Academic Museums Spotlight Tour – Visit #1

Hello everyone! Today we unveil the very first video from our cross-country ‘Academic Museums Spotlight Tour’, featuring Craig Martin, Director of The Purdue University Galleries in Lafayette and West Lafayette, Indiana. When we started this trip, we intended to learn more about, and share with you, the many amazing things that are happening at academic museums and galleries across the country.  And although […]

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Visual Artists: Why, and how, you should be using audio to grow your fanbase and sell more art

Visual artists too often struggle to effectively tell their story, connect with their audience and attract buyers.  Especially in this era of the mobile citizen who has a deteriorating attention span and too many competing demands on their time.  And though the visual artist who insists on making art that ‘stands for itself’ seems noble in pursuit, (I’m NOT against this!), my […]

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Our clients – in their own words…

One of the most important goals I had for CultureSpots this year (our first!) was to make sure that CultureSpots can deliver on its promises and all the things that make it uniquely suitable for small and midsize museums and galleries in the US, particularly those with an academic affiliation. This was critical, not just for the sake of […]

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PAFA’s Amazing new Audio Guide: Tiny Conversations with Big Personalities!

Hello everyone! Today we’re visiting the prestigious Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts to speak with Elizabeth Hamilton, an Art Educator at PAFA and their Teen Program Coordinator. We’ve been so looking forward to this conversation and being able to share it with you because Elizabeth really took the ball and ran with it by creating the Tiny […]

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Arthur Ross Gallery: Engaging & Empowering Students with CultureSpots

Hello everyone! We’re very excited to share with you our second interview in our “client spotlight” video series. The University of Pennsylvania’s Arthur Ross Gallery is not only one of our earliest clients, but one we’re especially honored to be working with. Not just because of the prestige of the institution, and the wonderful people we’ve gotten to know […]

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Our Conversation with Lynn Berkowitz at The Barnes Foundation

Hello everyone! Today’s video blog is a very special one for many reasons. First and foremost, to do this video interview, we got to visit the awe-inspiring Barnes Foundation and sit down with their Family and Community Programs Manager, Lynn Berkowitz who is an absolute delight to know and share time with. Secondly, we got to discuss […]

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Let’s talk about the “P” word.

Hi everyone! How many times have you come up with a great idea that you know will benefit you and/or your organization, only to watch it fade away, unrealized, because of the “P” word – yep, Procrastination. If CultureSpots is one of those ideas that you’ve been procrastinating about (or any other great idea!), let me share with […]

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