Title:New Media Art: New Challenges for Museums in the 21st Century
Authors:Anne Marie Zeppetelli, Richard Gagnier, Elaine Tolmatch, Madeleine Lafaille
Publication:MW2008: Museums and the Web 2008

New challenges concerning the acquisition, exhibition and preservation of media art in museum collections have recently surfaced. These challenges have given rise to an important study led by the DOCAM Research Alliance (Documentation and Conservation of the Media Arts Heritage). Established in 2004, this initiative is a SSHRC funded research project spearheaded by the Daniel Langlois Foundation and the Canadian Heritage Information Network. This paper presents a number of DOCAM case study findings on new media works by the research teams at the Mus