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Emma Fulce, Collections Specialist, Eskenazi Museum of Art at Indiana University Gallery Systems caught up with Emma Fulce, Collections Specialist, to learn about recent projects at the Eskenazi Museum. She spoke about how working from home had affected her role and TMS projects, the Museum’s increased focus on their online presence, and how they handled their major renovation.
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 [...]
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 [...]
Steps We Have Taken to Ensure Uninterrupted Support, Client Access, and Data Security Gallery Systems’ partnership with its clients is a responsibility everyone at the company treats with the utmost attention and care. In view of current events, we are sharing [...]
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 [...]
Discovering the Artist Behind an Iconic American Look Imagine a chance encounter launching you into the art world after discovering a 6,000-object archive of work by a brilliant, yet largely unknown artist. This is the course Becky Smith’s life took in 2007 when she first encountered Suzie Zuzek and her iconic textile [...]
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 [...]
Improve Your Web Collection’s Accessibility and Optimize Its Discoverability on the Internet 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. What are they? They are succinct, descriptive text strings [...]