Title: A new media approach: visualisation of a digital exhibition. A case of study

Authors: Blanca Acuna

Addresses: Media Lab/University of Art and Design, Hameentie 135 C, FIN-00560 Helsinki, Finland

Abstract: This paper addresses the framework for a design case study of a digital application. The digital interface will be developed for the main archaeological collection of a museum in Mexico. The purpose of the research project ||a new media approach: visualisation of a digital exhibition||, is to reflect on the importance that information design, navigation structures, and interactivity have in the design of interfaces within the digital domain.

Keywords: digital exhibitions; iconography; information design; interactivity; interface design; narrative; navigation; online exhibitions; visualisation; archaeological collections; archaeology; Mexico; cultural heritage; museum collections; digital culture; virtual heritage.

DOI: 10.1504/IJDCET.2008.021411

International Journal of Digital Culture and Electronic Tourism, 2008 Vol.1 No.2/3, pp.253 - 256

Published online: 24 Nov 2008 *

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