A relaxed training day led by curator Abigail Ward for people who are interested in creating their own online exhibitions within the Manchester Digital Music Archive website. Book your free place
MDMArchive Online Exhibition Training Day #2, International Anthony Burgess Centre
Sep 30th 2017
A relaxed training day led by curator Abigail Ward for people who are interested in creating their own online exhibitions within the Manchester Digital Music Archive website. Book your free place here
Please note: the content of the two training days will be the same. Lovely lunch provided! What is an online exhibition?
An online exhibition is a curated collection of digitised artefacts (scans, photos, images, audio, video) that anyone who has access to the internet can view. Online exhibitions are like physical exhibitions in real museums, but they exist digitally instead of in the ‘real’ word. Abigail Ward
, trainer & co-founder of MDMA, has been creating online exhibitions about Greater Manchester music since 2008. You can view some of hers here: https://www.mdmarchive.co.uk/queernoise/ https://www.mdmarchive.co.uk/mosssidestories/ https://www.mdmarchive.co.uk/manchesteracademymemories Who is this training day for?
This training day is part of Manchester Digital Music Archive's Rebel Music project, which aims to celebrate and document the musical achievements of women & LGBT+ people
in Greater Manchester. We are encouraging members of those communities to attend this training day and learn about how they can create online exhibitions with us.
It will be accessible for anyone who is interested in Greater Manchester music, and has a basic standard of computer literacy. What will this training day cover?
• An introduction to the work of Manchester Digital Music Archive
• How to digitise material using scanners, cameras and phones
• How to upload images, audio and video to MDMArchive
• How to curate a digital exhibition within MDMArchive
• How to share your work through social media