Dr. Suse Anderson and the Visiting Technologist Program
Dr. Suse Anderson served as the Center's 2018-19 Visiting Technologist to lead an examination of forward-thinking technology work in the arts and culture field. Anderson is Assistant Professor, Museum Studies at The George Washington University, President of MCN (Museum Computer Network), and host of Museopunks, a podcast for the progressive museum (presented by the American Alliance of Museums). She holds a PhD and BFA from The University of Newcastle, Australia, and a BA from Charles Sturt University, Australia.
Previously, she was Director of Audience Experience at The Baltimore Museum of Art, where she was responsible for creating a seamless and positive experience of the BMA for visitors to the museum and across its digital platforms.
Over the course of several months, Anderson presented public programs and moderated conversations with leading technologists on the possibilities within digital practice and technological experimentation, held office hours at the Center, facilitated consultation sessions, and conducted site visits with Center constituents and technology specialists in the region.