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Isabel Arias



2016-04-25 10:51 GMT+02:00 Jane Darnell <[log in to unmask]>:

> The idea of modelling an exhibition on Wikidata with data from a museum
> database is nice, but in order to get there you need to establish a
> starting position with a group of exhibition items so you can experiment
> with that dataset. We see this in the Wikidata Sum of all Paintings project
> with how we model paintings. We propose properties as we start to see and
> feel a need for them, but we still keep a very low threshold of properties
> necessary to get items on the radar of this Wikidata project. As a
> volunteer-run organization, you need a way for people to contribute and
> have fun while doing so. Asking them to add an exhibition with 15 fields is
> not the way to do this. However, you can ask them for the minimum number of
> fields necessary so someone else can eventually add that data. The
> context, remember, is that Swedish museums and the Wikimedia Sweden chapter
> are running a project to 1) create articles on Wikipedia about specific
> exhibitions and would like to also include 2) structured data (I think on
> Wikidata) about these exhibitions.
>
> To do (1) you need the type of information available to the general public
> about the exhibition (local papers, museum website, and so forth). To do
> (2) you need to decide on these "minimum number of fields" that could be
> used for a Wikipedia "infobox" that can pull that data. Taking a stab at
> it, I would say these fields (to begin with) are name (if a traveling
> exhibition, then the translated name for those other language labels on
> Wikidata, and otherwise use the first museum's title for all other
> languages), next location (museum item), and start and finish dates (to be
> qualified per exhibition location if more than one). Besides those three
> basic fields, other fields can be added as the project grows according to
> the wisdom of people working with Wikdata and exhibitions.
>
> On Mon, Apr 25, 2016 at 8:51 AM, Henk Vanstappen <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
>
>> Two museum standards include a set of elements for the description of
>> exhibitions:
>>
>> 1. SPECTRUM (Collections Trust) as part of the object Use information
>> elements (se Appendix)
>>
>> http://www.collectionstrust.org.uk/collections-link/collections-management/spectrum/the-spectrum-standard
>>
>> 2. CDWA from Getty
>>
>> http://www.getty.edu/research/publications/electronic_publications/cdwa/20exhibition.html
>>
>> best,
>>
>> Henk
>>
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>> On 22 Apr 2016, at 11:25, David Haskiya wrote:
>>
>> Hi EuropeanaTech members,
>> I was contacted by some former colleagues in Sweden asking a question:
>> Are there any formal or de-facto standards for modelling (physical)
>> exhibitions?
>>
>> The context is that Swedish museums and the Wikimedia Sweden chapter are
>> running a project to create articles on Wikipedia about specific
>> exhibitions and would like to also include structured data (I think on
>> Wikidata) about these exhibitions.
>>
>> All I know is that there is an Event class in Schema.org,
>> https://schema.org/ExhibitionEvent but maybe you know of other or better
>> options?
>>
>> Cheers,
>> David
>>
>>
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