Person
Dr. Alexander Drikker
Organization
The State Russian Museum, St. Petersburg, Russia
Position
Leading researcher at the IT departamnet
Has been working in museum field since
1987
The recording date of the interview
November 13th 2012

Quotes

It seems that today it is the ICTs that control museum specialists not the other way around.

Text of the interview

Dr. Alexander Dirkker is the Leading Researcher at the Department of Computerization at the State Russian Museum (St. Petersburg). He talks about his major career shift from a physicist to a culture studies scholar and his role in the implementation of a collections management system in the State Russian Museum. In the video he also discusses the future of virtual museums.

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