The Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art in Rijeka organized and hosted the "(New) Media Art in Museums: production - keeping - presentation" symposium last week in Rijeka, Croatia. The event featured presentations by those working in the fields of New Media Art exhibition and Media Art Histories such as Darko Fritz, Slavko Kačunko and many others. unfortunately there is not yet an online archive of papers or documentation from the event, but hopefully there will be soon. below is the brief description of the event. - jonCates
"(New) Media Art in Museums: production - keeping - presentation
Rijeka 15 - 17 October 2008
The Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art in Rijeka organizes the international symposium (New) Media Art in Museums that will be held 15 - 17 October 2008 at the City Hall in Rijeka.
The aim of the international symposium (New)Media Art in Museums is to consider status of (new)media art in museum collections, conditions of keeping, protection, modes of exhibiting and all the changes that (new)media art introduces into the everyday practice of contemporary museums."
more information http://www.mmsu.hr/