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Alexander McQueen Savage Beauty Exhibition at the V&A

We wouldn't dare pretend that this is a definitive list, but it is a list of the projects that the top exhibit designers see as influential and important projects that have helped to push the area of exhibition design forward. The breadth of projects that were submitted was amazing.

Museums Articles

Design Semester—FIT Graduate Exhibition & Experience Design at AMNH
Design Semester—FIT Graduate Exhibition & Experience Design at AMNH

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This past Spring Semester, students in the FIT Graduate Exhibition & Experience Design program worked in collaboration with the American Museum of Natural History (New York).

Muzeiko Children's Museum
“Little Museum,” Big Collaboration—Muzeiko Children’s Museum
Exhibition Espionage—G&A at the All New International Spy Museum (image: visitors interact with game experience)
Exhibition Espionage—G&A at the All New International Spy Museum

Thoughts and Opinions

Three Myths About Technology in Museum Experiences
Three Myths About Technology in Museum Experiences

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When you mention “multimedia” to some museum professionals, certain narratives immediately come to mind about what that might be in a museum experience.

A Week Seen Through My Lens—Lucy Holmes
A Week Seen Through My Lens
Design To Go
Design To Go—Greece

Explore SEGD Award Winners

Mississippi Arts + Entertainment Experience—Inside the Writer's Mind
Mississippi Arts + Entertainment Experience—Inside the Writer's Mind
Be Washington: It's Your Turn to Lead
Be Washington: It's Your Turn to Lead
Museum of The American Revolution
Museum of The American Revolution
Silesia Museum Wayfinding
Silesia Museum Wayfinding

SEGD Talks - Museums videos

Tim NcNeil and Clare Brown: The Future of XGD
Brad Larson: Play and Learning in XGD

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Museums News

Signs By Tomorrow at the International Spy Museum
Signs By Tomorrow at the International Spy Museum

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At Signs By Tomorrow (Rockville), “Mission Impossible” is not part of their vocabulary. Two years ago, they were asked to quote on a project that would involve producing, and installing more than 4,000 square feet of vinyl (think the size of a basketball court) seven stories up, for the new International Spy Museum in Washington, DC. The designers behind the project contacted Signs By Tomorrow because they are a 3M-certified installer referred by 3M. Scott Goehrung, VP, personally took on this project from concept to completion.

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

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The International Spy Museum (SPY) opened on May 12, 2019, in Washington, DC. The completely re-imagined museum opened in a new purpose-built 140,000-square-foot state-of-the-art building—more than doubling its original size. Working with the founder for over 20 years, Gallagher & Associates (Silver Spring, Md.) led the creative visioning, business strategy and audience engagement tactics for the original Museum concept, which opened in 2002.