Crowdsourced 3M Art + Tech Award Grants $50k For Mia Mobile App



Via News Release

screen-shot-2016-11-30-at-12-13-06-pm“MINNEAPOLIS—February 7, 2017— The Minneapolis Institute of Art (Mia) is pleased to announce the winner of the 2018 3M Art and Technology Award: “Riddle Mia This,” a mobile app proposed by technology architect Colin McFadden and digital preservation specialist Samantha Porter of the University of Minnesota, Twin Cities. McFadden and Porter will receive $50,000 toward the development of the project, which is an app that turns the museum into a puzzle room, providing a new, interactive way to deepen visitor engagement with Mia’s collection.”