Museum & Exhibit Design

Museums started as buildings that showcased a hodgepodge of objects with historical, artistic, or scientific significance. They have since evolved into thoughtfully designed experiences that take us on a journey across time and a multitude of subjects through thematic (and often interactive) galleries. Unlike other venues, museums have the unique privilege of showcasing some of the world's most cutting-edge architecture. Museum design is an area of immense potential: many museums are dogmatic and outdated, but here you will read of today's most inspiring examples.

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Children’s Museum Celebrates Holidays

Posted on December 22, 2010

For the first time The Mississippi Children's Museum opened its doors this December, receiving a crowd of excited children and their chaperones who had been waiting in anticipation for the ...

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The Children’s Museum Of Pittsburgh Says Hello To Healthy Eating

Posted on December 14, 2010

The Children's Museum of Pittsburgh recently completed renovation of its Big Red Room Cafe. The renovated cafe is designed to focus on efficiency and offers a lunch menu that emphasizes ...

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Manhattan’s Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum

Posted on December 13, 2010

The crew refurbishing historic aircraft at New York City's Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum will soon abandon their non-descript nylon hanger for a workspace truly worthy of the design ...

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The Children’s Museum of Utica Gets Into The Christmas Spirit

Posted on December 9, 2010

Visitors to the Children's Museum of History, Science & Technology in Utica, New York have a new exhibit to explore for this year's holiday season. The museum is now home ...

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Moving the London Design Museum in Spite of Cuts

Posted on December 8, 2010

The London Design Museum is currently in the process of moving its location. The museum first announced plans last year to move from its present site (seen above) near Tower ...

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The Philadelphia Museum Of Art Goes Underground

Posted on November 29, 2010

The Philadelphia Museum of Art broke ground earlier this month as part of a planned underground expansion. The project was designed by Toronto-native Frank Gehry, currently based in Los Angeles. ...

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Plans for Zayed National Museum in Abu Dhabi Unveiled

Posted on November 27, 2010

Designs for the Zayed National Museum have been officially unveiled today by His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of ...

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Exploratorium Waterfront Project Kicks Off on October 19

Posted on November 9, 2010

On Tuesday, October 19, at 10 am, the Exploratorium, San Francisco's internationally acclaimed museum of science, art and human perception, celebrates breaking ground at its future home on Piers 15 ...

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