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The Future of Museums in the Modern World

Open lecture of Martin Roth (UK) "The Future of Museums in the Modern World" (58-60 Galernaya Street).

Victoria and Albert Museum in London was founded during the haydays of the industrial revolution. It was a period of intensive technological and social change.
Today we are once again moving towards a new reality where we should fight against consequences of new revolution – digital.
In the lecture Professor Roth will address the following topics:

  • Value of design and media in the work of the modern museum.
  • The role of the museum in the development of creative industries.
  • Consequences of the digital revolution.

Martin Roth – the director of the Victoria and Albert Museum in London (V&A); member of the British Council; member of the council of the Royal college of Art and Imperial College London.