Rediscovered: The Art of Curation: An Interview with Maria Popova from BrainPickings | NeboBlog | Brand & Content Curation | Scoop.it
The art of curation isn’t about the individual pieces of content, but about how these pieces fit together, what story they tell by being placed next to each other, and what statement the context they create makes about culture and the world at large. Great curation is also about pattern-recognition – seeing various pieces of culture and spotting similarities across them that paint a cohesive picture of a larger trend.