Inside the Collection

Frigate Bird II

Holograms and History

July 25, 2018

Arul Baskaran

Imagine a museum where objects come to life as you walk amongst them. With augmented reality technology, that’s becoming possible, enabling visitors to explore museum exhibits and artefacts in new ways.

The Frigate Bird II and her Captain Revealed

March 1, 2010

Melanie Pitkin
The Powerhouse Museum's curatorial transport department was recently assisted by Museum Studies intern, Zinnia O'Brien, to work on a large photographic collection relating to Sir P.G. Taylor. "Who?", you ask.

Meet the curator- Ian Debenham

September 25, 2009

Ian Debenham
Name Ian Debenham (retired February 2010) What is your specialty area? In a former life, I was a Licence Aircraft Maintenance Engineer with Qantas who left and obtained an Honours Degree in Ancient History - Roman economic history to be precise.