After 18 months clearing rights, at a cost of some $25k, the Museum of Modern Art has put out the first interactive ebook featuring the work of Picasso.
A new display at the recently refurbished bookshop at the British Museum in London, The Wheel of Books, has become a tourist attraction for literati.
UK museums are adapting publishing technology to their needs and using mobile apps to re-invigorate the way visitors explore their spaces.
Some authors and publishers museums deliberately refusing to stock publishers titles in order to favor their own exhibition catalogs. Or is it merely a question of taste?
Most museums have publishing departments and bookstores, so publishing exhibition-related fiction shouldn’t be much of a stretch and might enhance the patron’s experience.