Media & Technology on the Go

Nancy Proctor


Nancy Proctor, PhD
Deputy Director for Digital Experience, BMA
o: +1 (443) 573-1596
m: +1 (301) 642-6257
Nancy Proctor
Other places to find Nancy:

Baltimore Museum of Art
10 Art Museum Drive
Baltimore, MD 21218
+1 (443) 573-1700

Museums and the Web
The MuseumMobile podcasts
The MuseumMobile Wiki
Curator Journal
Smithsonian Mobile
SI Mobile Strategy
Tate Handheld Conference Wiki

Nancy Proctor is Co-Chair of the Museums and the Web annual conference, and began her new role as Deputy Director for Digital Experience at the Baltimore Museum of Art on March 3, 2014. She recently headed up Mobile Strategy and Initiatives for the Smithsonian Institution.

With a PhD in American art history and a background in filmmaking, curation and art criticism, Nancy Proctor published her first online exhibition in 1995. She co-founded in 1998 with Titus Bicknell to present virtual tours of innovative exhibitions alongside comprehensive global museum and gallery listings. TheGalleryChannel was later acquired by Antenna Audio, where Nancy lead New Product Development from 2000-2008, introducing the company’s multimedia, sign language, downloadable, podcast and cellphone tours. She also directed Antenna’s sales in France from 2006-2007, and worked with the Travel Channel’s product development team. From 2008-2010 she was Head of New Media at the Smithsonian American Art Museum. Nancy served as program chair for the Museums Computer Network (MCN) conference 2010-2011, and co-organizes the Tate Handheld conference among other gatherings for cultural professionals. She also manages, its wiki and podcast series, and is Digital Editor of Curator: The Museum Journal.