Timothy McNeil

Timothy McNeil



Member Since

February 1994

Timothy McNeil is a professor of design and director of the Design Museum at the University of California, Davis. He has spent 30 years as a practicing exhibition designer working for major museums, researching exhibition design history and methods, and teaching the next generations of exhibition design thinkers and practitioners. He contributed to building the J. Paul Getty Museum at the Getty Center and Getty Villa, and the Jan Shrem and Maria Manetti Shrem Museum of Art. His work has been recognized for design excellence by the Society for Experiential Graphic Design and the American Alliance of Museums, and he is the author of The Exhibition and Experience Design Handbook.

Practice Area

Exhibition, Wayfinding

Focus Area

Exhibition, Signage


Cultural, Education, Museums