Stimulated by the Science Museum Group’s collections of cinema technology, Jean-Philippe Calvin, created a new soundtrack for the1927 silent film ‘Museums of the New Age’.
The Science Museum Group’s work covers many different aspects, from conservation and curation to research and an extensive Learning programme.
Below you can find a selection of our work:
For this project the Science Museum searched for people passionate about the technologies of music to collaboratively develop ideas for the museum’s collections.
This research network explored the potential for museums of science and technology to produce new kinds of historical exhibitions and events.
This project explored the history of electronic music through the work of three British studios.
Two family historians tell the human stories behind some of the extraordinary objects in the Science Museum’s collections.
This project was an intermedial study of the public culture of science (1950-1970), comparing museum exhibitions and television programmes on similar themes.
This project aims to produce a new account of the roots and development of a scientific culture in 17th- and 18th-century London.
This project explored opportunities and constraints regarding access, consultation and communication between the Science Museum Group and the volunteer heritage sector.
The Science Museum is a partner in a major collaborative research project known as HoNESt—an acronym for History of Nuclear Energy and Society—that launched on 1 September 2015.
An initiative that explores how people in the past used instruments, machines and equipment to achieve particular results.