Accessing Smartphones: Mobile for All in Museums
Media and Technology
The Conference Center  Tuesday, May 20  1:45-3 p.m.     LL2 
The panel of museum, tech and user experts will examine how current smartphone technology can shape and enrich the experiences of access audiences visiting cultural institutions. The discussion is supported by recent survey results conducted by Art Beyond Sight and Antenna International.

Global Perspectives, Diversity

Session Format :    Idea Forum

Learner Outcomes

Sofie Andersen - Antenna International

Tasia Endo - Seattle Art Museum

Matthew Kaplowitz -

Ann Leist - Art Beyond Sight

Annie Leist is an artist based in New York, NY. Her paintings, inspired by her limited visual perception of light and life in urban spaces, can be seen in numerous collections, as well as on her website In addition, Ms. Leist is a consultant in accessibility of art and technology, particularly for blind and low vision audiences, and works as Special Projects Lead at Art Beyond Sight. Find her on Twitter at @artaccessannie.

Danielle Linzer - Whitney Museum of American Art

Danielle Linzer is the Director of Access and Community Programs at the Whitney Museum of American Art. She oversees institutional compliance and educational programs for people with disabilities at the Whitney, as well as community-based partnerships and outreach strategies for audiences that have traditionally been underserved by cultural organizations.

Christine Murray - Antenna International