About Evelyne Bessette

Evelyne Bessette joined Gallery Systems as Marketing Manager in May 2019. She has extensive experience in a wide range of industries, such as aerospace and pharmaceutical, and has been in the software and technology field since 2011. When she’s not managing the website, creating communications or learning all about the TMS Suite, you can find her walking her two adorable dogs, traveling to discover beautiful museums and taking pictures of just about everything.

Step Inside the World’s Museums with Virtual Museum Collections

Online Collections Created with eMuseum Take on New Importance
Amid widespread museum closures around the world, many institutions have rallied and inspired us by finding creative ways to share their museum collections online, from publishing entire exhibits to livestreaming special [...]

Step Inside the World’s Museums with Virtual Museum Collections2020-05-21T11:01:46-04:00

Emergency Funding for Museums during COVID-19

How Museums Can Obtain Emergency Coronavirus Funding
Faced by mounting financial tensions amid the COVID-19 pandemic, many museum professionals are feeling uncertain about the future of their institutions. With their core operations disrupted and doors closed to the public [...]

Emergency Funding for Museums during COVID-192020-05-21T05:18:56-04:00

Gallery Systems Unveils TMS Collections 2020, the Most Powerful Release of its Online Collections Management Software

NEW YORK CITY, March 12, 2020 – Launching Collections Management into the New Decade
Gallery Systems is proud to announce the release of TMS Collections 2020, its scalable, user-friendly, and powerful web-based collections management software designed to help museums streamline processes. TMS Collections is [...]

Gallery Systems Unveils TMS Collections 2020, the Most Powerful Release of its Online Collections Management Software2020-05-21T05:27:13-04:00

2020 Museum Grants and Funding Opportunities

Grants Guides for Museums Located in the United States, Canada, Europe, Latin America, Spain, and the United Kingdom
This New Year brings not only the start of a nominal decade, the twenty-twenties, but also an extra day to move your museum’s projects forward. Along with these events [...]

2020 Museum Grants and Funding Opportunities2020-05-21T05:35:56-04:00

Image Alt Tags: A Resolution for 2020

Improve Your Web Collection’s Accessibility and Optimize Its Discoverability on the Internet Never heard of Image Alt Tags? Based on Gallery Systems’ experience working with museums, it is fair to say that a good number of web collection pages don’t yet include this important data. 2020 may be the year that will change. What [...]

Image Alt Tags: A Resolution for 20202020-01-27T09:42:04-05:00

IIIF: What Is It and What Does It Do?

How the IIIF Image Retrieval Protocol Enhances Your Users’ ExperienceWhat is IIIF?The International Image Interoperability Framework (IIIF) is a set of specifications for interoperable functionality in digital image repositories. Designed by and for the cultural heritage community, it improves user access to images and makes it easier to create rich collection websites with advanced media [...]

IIIF: What Is It and What Does It Do?2020-01-27T09:21:06-05:00

How to Select the Right Digital Asset Management System for Your Museum

As museums continue to generate more and more digital assets, it becomes increasingly clear how important it is to find the right Digital Asset Management System (DAMS) for your institution. New digital assets are constantly added through existing Museum Collections Management Software: new additions to collections come with accompanying digital media and current collections [...]

How to Select the Right Digital Asset Management System for Your Museum2019-11-20T11:16:02-05:00

How to Select the Best Museum CMS with an RFP

Selecting a collections management system (CMS) can be a daunting task. One way to make the selection process easier is to create a detailed Request for Proposals (RFP) and send it to the suppliers you have shortlisted. This will help you compare suppliers, as well as their service and software offering. An RFP, along [...]

How to Select the Best Museum CMS with an RFP2019-09-26T08:48:22-04:00

Join us in Washington, D.C. for Collective Imagination 2020

Update: Please note Gallery Systems has made the difficult decision to postpone CI 2020 to November 15 – 19, 2021. Read our announcement for further information. Save the Dates and Start Planning for the Premiere Collections Management Conference Hosted by Gallery Systems The details for Collective Imagination 2020 are here, and we’re excited to bring [...]

Join us in Washington, D.C. for Collective Imagination 20202020-05-01T13:21:14-04:00

Collective Conversations with Andrea Čakars

Registrar, The Barnes Foundation Deeply interested in art and helping A. C. Barnes Company’s employees learn more about art, Albert Coombs Barnes held seminars on workdays to discuss and examine original works of art. He went on to create the Barnes Foundation with his wife, Laura Legget Barnes, in 1922. Founded as an educational institution [...]

Collective Conversations with Andrea Čakars2019-07-12T09:08:05-04:00