Museums News

National Museum of Australia’s Exhibition Designed by Local Projects
11/02/2022

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The Story of Australia's First Peoples, Unique Biodiversity, and Environmental Challenges

Solomon Group & Luci Creative collaborate on new Moonshot Museum
09/07/2022

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Gallagher & Associates (G&A) Takes Part in Groundbreaking for Jean & Ric Edelman Fossil Park of Rowan University, Kicking Off Construction of a New Scientific Destination
11/10/2021

Gallagher & Associates partners with Ennead Architects, KSS Architects, and Rowan University to design and build Jean & Ric Edelman Fossil Park around 66-million-year-old excavation site

Available Light Brings Magic to the Academy Museum of Motion Pictures
10/13/2021

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Cortina Productions Saving Turtles with VR at the Loggerhead Marinelife Center
08/25/2021

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Greenwood Rising's Journey Toward Racial Reconciliation: Community Commitments
03/31/2021

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Greenwood Rising's Journey Toward Racial Reconciliation: Community Commitments

Colleen Connolly Receives Fulbright Grant to Taiwan to Research Multilingual Museum Design
02/24/2021

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Colleen Connolly, recent graduate from Virginia Commonwealth University’s graphic design program, believes that museums can educate and serve more diverse audiences by providing multilingual exhibits, signage, and resources. She was awarded a Fulbright Arts Research Grant to explore bilingual (Chinese/English) signage and exhibitions in Taiwanese museums and tourist sites. Taiwan has declared that it will achieve its goal of being a completely bilingual country by 2030, necessitating nationwide conversations on how providing bilingual design can create more accessible spaces for people of different cultural and language backgrounds.

The Future of Museum, Exhibition and Experience Design
07/21/2020

How Soon is Now? Designing Change
SEGD's month-long series of provocations and programs

Gallagher & Associates, Live Webinar, June 5 at 1 p.m. EDT
06/04/2020

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Gallagher & Associates is hosting a live webinar, "Opening Amid a Pandemic: Behind the Scenes at the U.S. Olympic & Paralympic Museum," Friday, June 5 at 1:00 p.m. EDT.

Illinois Holocaust Museum's Four New Immersive Galleries
11/20/2019

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Extensive updates to the core Karkomi Holocaust Exhibition at the Illinois Holocaust Museum (Skokie, Ill.) serve to debunk the myth that Jewish citizens did not resist the Holocaust, with new exhibition galleries that showcase armed, physical resistance in occupied Europe during the Holocaust. The Museum partnered with Luci Creative (Chicago), a full-service museum planning and exhibit design firm, to develop the updates and Ravenswood Studio as the fabrication partner.

Ideum Collaborates on "In Tune with Nature" with Cayton Children’s Museum
10/08/2019

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G&A Designs Sazerac House Experience, Now Open
10/01/2019

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Louisiana Children’s Museum Debuts New Branding
09/12/2019

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Ideum Takes a Journey Through the Human Brain
07/30/2019

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Signs By Tomorrow at the International Spy Museum
06/03/2019

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An Interactive Reflection of Your Future Self by Universal Everything
05/28/2019

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 G&A at DC's New International Spy Museum  (image: exhibit with red phone booth)
05/16/2019

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Wendy Evans Joseph
09/15/2018

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New Bell Museum Opens
07/30/2018

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The Future of Museum, Exhibition and Experience Design—This August in D.C.
07/16/2018

WASHINGTON, D.C.—On August 23–24, 2018, multidisciplinary designers will convene in the nation’s capital for the only comprehensive event dedicated to exhibition and experience design.

Saint Louis Science Center Hosts Apollo 11 Exhibit
05/16/2018

"Destination Moon: The Apollo 11 Mission" is a celebratory 50th anniversary exhibition of the Apollo 11 mission, organized by the Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service, that is trave

Jekyll Island Museum Concept
04/01/2018

It’s not often that Lorenc+Yoo is able to participate in design projects close to their Atlanta-area home, which made the concept design for the Jekyll Island Museum a particularly special experien

Three G&A Staff Speak at MAAM
03/27/2018

Gallagher & Associates recently went to Philadelphia for the Mid Atlantic Association of Museums Building Museums Symposium, where three staff spoke in three sessions.

LHSA+DP Encourages Multicultural Appreciation at Miami Children's Museum
03/09/2018

LHSA+DP recently developed and designed 18,000-square-feet of new exhibits for the Miami Children's Museum that encourage multicultural awareness and appreciation in visitors ages 0-10 and their fa

Unified Field at the Canadian Museum of History
12/21/2017

To celebrate the 150th anniversary of Canadian independence, the Canadian Museum of History in Ottawa renovated, modernized and reinterpreted all three galleries in their signature Canadian History

First Division Museum Reopens
10/02/2017

Luci Creative recently led the first-ever redesign of the First Division Museum, which reopened on August 26, 2017—the 1st Infantry Division’s centennial World War I anniversary.

Bluewater Studio Expands
09/01/2017

Bluewater, a Michigan-based technology experience company, announces the formation of Bluewater Studio, the company's new environments and exhibition arm. The founding leadership team consists of creative and seasoned veterans in the industry.

Gallagher & Associates Win Three Bronze Telly Awards
08/11/2017

According to Gallagher & Associates (Washington), at the heart of the best modern museums are first-rate media experiences.

The Regenstein Halls of the Pacific
07/25/2017

Full-service creative agency Luci Creative collaborated with The Field Museum on an exhibit refresh of one of the premier institution’s older exhibits, "The Regenstein Halls of the Pacific." Locate

"Turn Back the Clock" at MSI
07/07/2017

Full-service creative agency Luci Creative collaborated with the Museum of Science and Industry, Chicago (MSI) to create and execute the design and fabrication of the Museum’s newest temporary exhi

"Arsenal of Democracy: The Herman and George Brown Salute to the Home Front" at the National World War II Museum
06/30/2017

Gallagher & Associates' latest exhibit, "Arsenal of Democracy: The Herman and George Brown Salute to the Home Front" at the National World War II Museum in New Orleans, Louisiana, explores the

Neurosociety with David Byrne and Unified Field
06/12/2017

The American Alliance of Museums has awarded Unified Field the prestigious Jim Blackaby Memorial Award at the 2017 Muse Awards for their collaboration with

Gallagher & Associates Have the Beat
05/26/2017

Gallagher & Associates has had the opportunity to work with many partners, communities, and individuals to develop a variety of unforgettable music experiences.

Nevada Museum of Art
04/20/2017

The Nevada Museum of Art, the state’s largest art museum, now features a colorful wayfinding program and donor recognition wall by Hunt Design.

Celebrate San Diego! The History & Heritage of San Diego’s Jewish Community
03/21/2017

C&G Partners recently designed the exhibit Celebrate San Diego! The History & Heritage of San Diego’s Jewish Community. Interactive installations, immersive media, and interpretive graphics are used in the exhibition to chronicle the experiences of Jews in San Diego from 1850 until today.

Ideum's Interactive Dino Stomp
01/20/2017

Bringing new technology to a well-established museum can be a daunting task.

06/23/2016

WASHINGTON, DC—Experiences like museum exhibitions are evolving rapidly.

09/29/2015

Bulgaria’s first children’s museum opens Oct. 1, with architectural design, exhibits and graphics, interiors, and signage and wayfinding by Lee H. Skolnick Architecture + Design Partnership.

08/18/2015

Lorenc+Yoo Design's (Atlanta) master plan design for the Delta Flight Museum in Atlanta won the Graphis Design Annual 2016 Gold Award.

08/02/2015

Unified Field (New York) created a suite of interactive experiences for the National World War II Museum's new Campaigns of Courage pavilion, The Road to Berlin.

07/24/2015

Through its InsideOut project, the Akron Art Museum has reproduced more than 30 artworks from its collection and installed them in neighborhoods and parks throughout the city. Mactac (Stow, Ohio) provided the film and overlaminates used to create the reproductions.

07/15/2015

After visiting Mall no.

05/26/2015

Mayer/Reed (Portland) was published in the March 2015 edition of Landscape Architecture magazine for its design of the Outdoor Adventure area at the Portland Children’s Museum.

05/06/2015

Ann Neumann has joined the MIT Museum as Director of Galleries and Exhibitions.

04/28/2015

The Peabody Essex Museum (Salem, Mass.) has commissioned internationally acclaimed artist Patrick Dougherty to create a site-specific installation of his Stickwork sculptures.

01/20/2015

Bluecadet (Philadelphia) created two digital experiences at the new Saint John Paul II National Shrine in Washington, D.C.

10/29/2014

The National Lighthouse Museum is set to open the first phase of inaugural exhibits designed by LHSA+DP for their Educational Resource Center.

10/28/2014

LYD's work will populate the two hangers housing the Delta Airlines Flight Museum with aircraft from the Delta collection, including their pivotal cropduster.

10/27/2014

Alin Tocmacov's critically acclaimed cultural projects and clients include the Canadian War Museum in Ottawa. Leslie Dann's clients have included Johnson & Johnson consumer brands.

09/12/2014

Xibitz (Grand Rapids, Mich.) partnered with Lord Cultural Resources on the National Czech & Slovak Museum & Library in Ce

08/01/2014

WASHINGTON, DC – Museum directors, designers, technology integrators, architects, and media developers will converge in the world’s museum capital August 21-22 to explore how technology, s

06/02/2014

The firm improved the overall visitor experience at the Amsterdam Tulip Museum, helping to increase attendance at the museum and revenue at the gift shop.

05/21/2014

Bluecadet completely redesigned The Franklin Institute website with a focus on interactivity, excitement, and engagement and also updated and re-imagined the website’s overall visual aesthetic.

03/19/2014

Pentagram’s Michael Bierut and team have created a new graphic installation for a stairwell at the Museum of the City of New York that pays tribute to the city, its people and their many ups and downs.

02/04/2014
02/03/2014

The Peabody Essex Museum (Salem, Mass.) presents California Design, 1930–1965: Living in a Modern Way, an exhibition of more than 250 mid-cent

12/10/2013

Lucite International (Memphis and New York), owner of the LuciteLux acrylic brand, announced a partnership with

12/09/2013

Holmes Wood (London) was featured as part of a new podcast series by the Victoria and Albert Museum.

Photo of Natural History Museum of Los Angeles exhibit signage
12/09/2013

Carbone Smolan Agency (New York) partnered with the Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County to bring t

12/09/2013

Holmes Wood (London) has been appointed to work on the new Visitor Mapping Strategy for the American Museum of Natural

Photo of Gallery One
12/09/2013

Gallagher & Associates (Silver Spring, Md.) announced that Gallery One at the Cleveland Museum

12/09/2013

Gallagher & Associates’ (Silver Spring, Md.) work on The Vault of the Secret Formula at th

Mockup of Children's Museum of Bulgaria
12/04/2013
12/04/2013

P-06 Atelier (Lisbon) recently completed museum projects in Portugal, including Aseptic White, exhibition work for the Pharmacy Museum in O

12/04/2013

Alchemy Studio (Maplewood, N.J.) began work with The Australian Museum on exhibition projects for the museum&rsquo

photo of DiMenna Children's History Museum
12/03/2013
11/21/2013

Poulin + Morris (New York) developed a comprehensive environmental graphic design program for The Natural History Museum of Utah in Salt La

photo of Lucy's Fried Chicken sign
11/21/2013

Pentagram (New York and Austin) Partner DJ Stout and his team in Austin created the identity for Lucy’s Fried Chicken, a new chicken joi

11/21/2013

Gallagher & Associates (Silver Spring, Md.) announced the opening of the new Mob Museum: Las Vegas Museum of Organized Crime and Law En

11/21/2013

Studio SC (Seattle) designed an environmental graphics program for the Museum of Flight’s new Space Gallery.

photo of National Academy School identity
11/20/2013

Pentagram (New York) completed the identity and environmental graphics as part of the $3.5 million renovation of the National Academy Museum a

photo of Church History Museum
11/20/2013

Christie Microtiles (Cypress, Calif.) provided the 16-ft.-wide by 6-ft-tall array of MicroTile displays in the

photograph of Museum of Art Education stairwell
11/15/2013
photograph of Cybelle Jones
11/13/2013

Gallagher & Associates (Silver Spring, Md.) named Cybelle Jones principal in the firm.

11/13/2013

Lord Cultural Resources (Toronto) has been contracted by the State of Bihar, India, to develop the master plan for a world-class museum on the evolu

Image of the Holmes Wood Studio staff
10/07/2013

Holmes Wood (London) was featured as part of a new podcast series by the Victoria and Albert Museum. In Episode 7 of V&A Podcasts, Holmes Wood Principals Lucy Holmes and Alex Wood, along with Moira Gemmill (Director of Projects, Planning & Estate for the V&A and a member of the SEGD Board of Directors) were interviewed about their work on the museum’s wayfinding and information graphics.

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