Mar Dixon, creator of many projects such as Open Community Lab and MuseumCamp, has fingers in many pies including culture, digital, publishing and tech sectors. She is driving force behind the acclaimed and world trending campaigns including #MuseumSelfie, #MusMeme #AskACurator and #LoveTheatre. She is also creator of the international collaborative accounts 52Museums and 52CitizenScientists. Mar speaks at many international conferences in additional to running workshops from small business to national museums and everything in between.
Dixon, Mar: Continuity across change? What memory institutions need to learn for the future. Interview with Samantha Lutz. In: Hamburger Journal für Kulturanthropologie (7) 2017, pp. 41-48.
Dixon, Mar: #MuseumSelfie Day: a Bigger Picture. In: Stylianou-Lambert, Theopisti (Ed.): Visitor Photography in Museums: Redefining the Visitor Experience. Boston, Edinburgh: MuseumsEtc 2016.
Sinclair, Mark: How self-styled trouble maker Mar Dixon makes museums more people friendly. In: Creative Review 2016.
Dixon, Mar: Museomix: People Make Museums. Museomix paper for Museums on the Web 2013. Portland/OR.
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