We have launched the new National Gallery of Australia website
Over a year ago (in December 2021 to be exact), we launched a new version of the National Gallery of Australia website and we’ve been continuing development since then.François Constant / 17 April 2023 / Museums
Tessitura Frontend Integration with TNEW
Exhibitions and events are an integral part of the life of any cultural institution, so how to handle ticketing is of vital importance. In this article we look at how we integrated one of the most popular systems used by museums and galleries around the world and how we got it to play nicely with our clients' brands.Fabian McDonald / 24 March 2023 / Museums
The Bathurst Regional Art Gallery
We have just designed and built the new website for the Bathurst Regional Art Gallery.Hon Boey / 23 March 2023 / Museums
Digital brand extension: Designing the Australian Museum website
As part of our work on rebuilding the Australian Museum website a key aspect was developing and implementing the visual design. And like any design project, the Australian Museum website had its own set of unique challenges worth discussing.Fabian McDonald / 2 November 2022 / Museums
Dealing with broken APIs
Nowadays, most websites integrate with a handful of APIs, but not all of them are well designed. What to do when a marketing afterthought built to “tick a box” starts wrecking havoc on your website? We've compiled a list of approaches we have taken while working with dozens of broken APIs.François Constant / 27 October 2020
Samsung Internet Browser and Night Mode: beware the dark side!
It all began with a Tweet: Your website design is impossible to read! White words on a white background don’t work!... clearly something is wrong here, but what exactly?Fabian McDonald / 4 September 2020
Integrating Shopify and Raiser's Edge CRM for Museum Members
As part of AGSA’s digital transformation we automated an integration between their CRM and eCommerce platforms to help provide a better service for their members.Mark Finger / 17 August 2020 / Museums
GLAMkit is dead. Long live Glamkit!
Since about 2012, we’ve been talking about building a CMS for museum websites. And while every museum is different it’s become obvious that they all tend to need the same set of tools. So like a phoenix, rising from the ashes…Dr Timothy Mansfield / 23 June 2020
How to test a single-page application?
Testing is good. But how do you test a dynamic, single-page application? Cypress is one answer.François Constant / 26 May 2020
How to prevent bugs in a single-page application?
Single-page applications are prone to bugs. How can we prevent them? Testing. The answer is testing.François Constant / 21 May 2020
Transdisciplinary Big Data, Social Networks and Gender Offenders with Deb Verhoeven
We talk to Deb Verhoeven - speaker, researcher, film-lover, data wonk and gender equality commando - about finding a world without domination and how she is using data to take on gender offenders in Australia’s Film industry.Dr Timothy Mansfield / 1 April 2020
Virtual Reality and Critical Engagement with Dr Josh Harle
We speak to new media researcher and practitioner Dr Josh Harle about getting visual artists more critically engaged in a medium that is typically dominated by computer scientists.Dr Timothy Mansfield / 27 March 2020