CultureTech

Exploring technology-centered projects by museums and attractions

Emerging Trends

Spotlighting what’s new and next on the cultural horizon

Reports

Bringing out the best featured insights and reports

Webinars

Discussions on the latest trends in the cultural sphere

Jing Culture Commerce Webinars

Featured Series

Spotlight coverage on new tools, strategies, movements, and events on the museum landscape.

MuseumNext Digital Summit 2021
MuseumNext’s Digital Summit explored how cultural institutions formed new strategies in a year of seismic change. Explore series
Smartify x JCC
Smartify's guest series explores strategies that cultural institutions can leverage to expand their outreach and enrich their storytelling. Explore series

Cultural Insider

Strategies and high-level thinking by cultural organizations and leadership

ZHA Close Up – Work & Research unpacks Zaha Hadid's decades-spanning practice and impact on the Chinese urban landscape.
"What had been sort of a band-aid thing became a signature thing," says curator and series co-presenter Aimee Ng.
"The podcast gained importance as a way of sharing our collection with a global audience," says SMG's Will Stanley.
The Frankfurt institution discusses the now and next of its robust digital strategy, which encompasses VR and its Digitorials®.

Commerce

Innovative approaches to cultural commerce and revenue generation

With the partnership, the social media platform, "a home for fashion," is securing its standing in the cultural sphere.
With the launch of Netflix.shop, the streamer is showing a willingness to grow the parameters of its IP in multiple directions.
It's still early days for digital revenue streams, but half of the respondents in Cuseum's latest survey list monetization as a priority in 2021.
Freestyle's membership report reveals how consumers are thinking about cultural memberships after a year of disruption.

Cultural Collaborations

Key partnerships between cultural venues and agencies

The show addresses "how Chinese artists have reflected upon the impact of outside industries and politics on China,” says LACMA.
Available as a WeChat Mini-Program, Time Travel marks a unique collaboration between a Chinese and US museum.
The Andy Warhol Museum and UCCA discuss Becoming Andy Warhol, a deep-dive into the pop master's practice.
"You’re creating products that are really for super fans of an artist," says the lifestyle brand's CEO Christina Burns.

Events

The essential calendar of webinars, meetings, art fairs, and other happenings, virtual and physical

August 23 - August 26
HOSTED BY Association of Nature Center Administrators
August 24 - August 26
HOSTED BY Licensing Expo
September 8 - September 10
HOSTED BY The Inclusive Museum
September 27 - October 1
HOSTED BY Museum of Art and History of the City of Geneva (MAH)
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What We’re Reading

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An animated series of films by SK-II tells the stories of six well-known female Olympians, starting with Chinese swimmer Liu Xiang. Content Commerce
Luxury players are pushing the limits of innovation with cutting-edge technologies that reduce costs and enhance customer experiences. Jing Daily
With huge popularity and name recognition in China, K-pop stars carry strong influence among younger millennial and Gen Z consumers. Content Commerce
China continues to clampdown on tech and this time efforts have been recalibrated around the exploitation of minors. What’s the luxury takeaway? Jing Daily