V&A Director: We’ve been doing digital art all wrong (The Memo)

The Memo: V&A Director: We’ve been doing digital art all wrong. “For years galleries and museums have been racing to scan, photograph and digitise their collections, in order to open up their collections for a global audience. But is this really a good idea? Former MP and now director of the Victoria and Albert Museum, Tristram Hunt, this weekend spoke out against the current fetish of digitising art which he says has taken over the art world.”