Seth Thompson is a media artist, writer and educator involved in documenting and interpreting art, design and culture through print and online presentations.

(See my biography page for more information).


Publications:
Globalization, Economics and Museums: Saadiyat Island’s Cultural District in Abu Dhabi, UAE

This paper analyzes and critiques Saadiyat Island's Cultural District that has been designed, in part, to develop the local economy while reflecting upon the role of a museum within society.

Article: Print

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Article: Electronic

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Redefining the Notion of the Museum in the Digital Age: Web 2.0 Technologies and Contemporary Museum Theory

This paper draws from contemporary museum theory and recent experimentation in social media and virtual construction to explore the changing notion of the museum in the digital age.

Article: Print

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Article: Electronic

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Reclaiming Histories and the Virtual Museum: A Proposal to Preserve Al Jazeera Al Hamra

A Web-based virtual museum project proposal that seeks to document and preserve Al Jazeera Al Hamra, a former coastal village in the United Arab Emirates.

Article: Print

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The United Arab Emirates and the Emerging Museum Website

This paper addresses the rationale and potential problems of audience research within the development of “virtual museum” initiatives as well as examines results from an audience research study.

Article: Print

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Cultural Heritage and the Panorama: From Painting to Imaging

By providing an overview of the panorama both within a historical and technical context, this paper analyzes past, present, and potential future applications of the panorama for cultural heritage purposes.

Article: Print

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Published online: September 12, 2014

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The Jazeera Al Hamra Digital Heritage Project: A Model for Digitally Preserving the Heritage of the Arabian Peninsula

This paper presents a model for digitally preserving and re-presenting tangible and intangible cultural heritage of the Arabian Peninsula and beyond, using Al Jazeera Al Hamra, an at risk site.

Article: Print

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Published Online: June 19, 2015

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