Conferences, Panels, Workshops, Teaching

California College of the Arts, Graduate Studio, Public Interaction Design, Fall 2016
California College of the Arts, Graduate Design Thesis Research and Development, Fall 2016
CHI 2016 (Computer Human Interaction conference), “Involving the Crowd in the Future of Museum Experience Design,” workshop keynote, 2016
California College of the Arts, Adjunct Professor, Graduate Design, Interaction Design Studio, Spring 2016
Western Museums Association, West Musings Talk, “Tell Me Where The Mirrors Go” October, 2015
California College of the Arts, Lecturer, Graduate Design, Public Interaction Design Studio, Fall 2015
Public Dialogue Workshop, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, invited participant, May 2015
American Association of Museums (AAM), “Exhibitions Outside the Museum,” April 2015
Indianapolis Museum of Art, Contemporary Arts Society, Speaker, March 2015
The Creative Classroom, Contemporary Jewish Museum, October 2014 [video]
Twitter #exhibitchat Re: Exhibtionist Article “Intentional Design and the Art Museum” Summer 2014
Open Engagement Conference, “Social Practice and the Art Museum,” April 2014
Program Advisor, New Presidio Parklands, September 2014
Program Advisor, Presidio Exchange, Presidio Gateway Charette, May 2014
Exhibition Design Workshop, New Mexico Highlands University, Media Arts Program, 2014
National Arts Education Association (NAEA) 2014, “Making Room for Participation the Changing Space of Art Museum Education”
Invited Participant, New Cities Foundation Tweet Chat: Re-Imagining Cities through Art & Culture, May 2014
California College of the Arts, Lecturer, Graduate Design Thesis R & D and Grad Design Studio, Spring 2015
California College of the Arts, Lecturer, Graduate Design, Public Interaction Design Studio, 2014
Guest Lecturer, University of San Francisco Museum Studies Program, Spring 2014
American Association of Museums (AAM) 2014, “Design’s Impact on Visitor Engagement”
Parks: The New Climate Classroom, Institute at the Golden Gate, panelist, November 2013
California College of the Arts, Lecturer, Graduate Design, Thesis R & D, Fall 2013
National Program Committee member, American Association of Museums for AAM 2014
Santa Cruz Museum of Art and History, Hack The Museum Camp, “Camp Counselor,” 2013
Headlands Center for the Arts, Hawk Hill Shelter Challenge, Invited Participant, 2013
American Association of Museums (AAM) 2013, Continuing the Conversation: Experimental Projects in Museums
American Education Research Association (AERA) 2013, Learning in Art Museums: Research in Participation and Engagement
California College of the Arts, Lecturer, Graduate Program Interaction Design, Public Interaction Design Studio (with Scott Minneman), Spring 2013
Cultural Connections, Presenter, Pop-Up Museums, Jan. 2013
Global Exhibit Forum (Intensivdagarna), Gotland, Sweden, Speaker: Engagement, Art and Often Children, 2012
Center for the Future of Museums, “Innovation Lab for Museums”, Panelist, 2012
American Association of Museums Annual Conference, “Experimental Projects: Creating a Community of Practice,” Chair, 2012
American Association of Museums Annual Conference, “The Decentralized Museum,” Panelist, 2012
California Association of Museums, “Making the Case for Experimental Projects,” Panelist and Chair, 2012
California Association of Museums, “Exploring Exhibits & Exhibit Development,” Chair, 2012
Center for the Future of Museums, “Innovation Lab for Museums”, Panelist, 2011
American Association of Museums, “Future of Exhibiting: Voices from Non-Traditional Museums,” Panelist, 2011
American Association of Museums, “Questioning Assumptions: Alternative Futures for Museums,”  Panelist, 2011
7Story/IDEO, Public Engagement at the Waterfront, “Opportunity Rocks: Why Our Urban Waterfront is Uniquely Suited for Interpretation,” Presenter, 2010
Petcha Kucha vol. 10, “The Outdoor Exploratorium,” 2007
Invisible Dynamics Symposium, Panelist, Exploratorium, 2006
Artist In Residency Review Committee, Exploratorium, 2004 – 2006

Events, Exhibitions, Residencies

Indianapolis Museum of Art, “You Are Here,” group show, 2017
Sainsbury Wellcome Centre for Neural Circuits and Behaviour, Street-front Exhibition, London, ongoing, 2015
Oakland Museum of California, Tell Me Where The Mirrors Go, Artist Project, May – July 2015
Walker Art Center, Flux Field, Research Residency, 2014
Walker Art Center, Internet Cat Video Festival, People Imitating Cats project, 2013
Southern Exposure Gallery, The Great Calculation Residency, 2013
Machine Project, The Great Calculation Residency, 2012
Baltimore Museum of Art, The Big Table Gallery, Open Studio Gallery, 2012
Machine Project at the Hammer Museum Residency, The Giant Hand, 2011
Hammer Museum, Enormous Microscopic Evening, DIY Microscope Bar, 2010
Exploratorium After Dark, SF Mobile Museum “Free Shrines”, 2010
Critter Salon, Enormous Microscopic Evening, DIY Microscope Bar, 2009
SF Mobile Museum, multiple sites “Looking for Loci”, 2009
Studio for Urban Projects, SF Mobile Museum “Looking for Loci”, 2009
MakerFaire, Power of the Prototype exhibit, 2009
Bay Area Furniture Art, Co-Founder/Co-Curator, Blue Room, 2003
Bay Area Now 2, Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, Metahterapy.com, 1999

Editor, Contributor, Author

Walker Art Center, Open Field Blog, FluxField Research Residency 2014
N.A.M.E. Journal Exhibitionist, “Design Intentionality and the Art Museum,” Spring 2014
Center for the Future of Museums, Guest Post, “We Hacked a Museum Exhibition,” 2013
Elastic Museum blog
, editor/founder
Make It Better blog, author/founder
Trends Watch 2012: Museums and the Pulse of the Future, contributor
The Elastic Manifesto & The Elastic Manual, for Experimental Projects: Creating a Community of Practice, AAM 2012
N.A.M.E. Journal Exhibitionist, “Large Lessons From a Small Project: The San Francisco Mobile Museum,” Spring 2012
Center for the Future of Museums, Guest Posts, “Using Your Audience as Exhibit Developers,” and “Closing the Loop,” 2011
Enter the Outdoors, Exhibit Files, Guest Post, 2011
The Participatory Museum by Nina Simon, editor, 2010
New Curator, Guest Post, “Community Museum,” 2009
Western Museums Association, Guest Post “Looking for Loci: a mobile museum experiment,” 2009
N.A.M.E. Journal Exhibitionist, “Creativity and Collaboration Retreat”, Fall 2009
Ambidextrous Magazine, “Power of the Prototype”, Spring 2009
The San Francisco Mobile Museum, author/founder
Museums Now blog, author/founder
Gyroscope Inc., “Starting and Fostering Online Communities,” 2007
Power of the Prototype, Exhibition Catalog, 2008
Bay Area Furniture Art, Exhibition Catalog, 2003

Academia.edu listings can be found here:
http://cca.academia.edu/mariamortati/Papers