Exhibit Development Essentials
We are storytelling creatures. Whether by the light of a campfire or the glow of a computer screen, it is in telling and listening to stories that we come alive. However, many museum and art exhibitions fail to make this powerful connection with visitors. Exhibits convey information, but they should do so much more.
Use this tool to learn more about visitors, their needs and expectations, about exhibition writing guidelines and good writing practices.
This tool will help you create eye-catching exhibit panels which will add to the professional presentation and impact of your exhibits. Inside, you will learn about basic design principles, suggested fonts and layout ideas, as well as a list of recommended resources for further exploration.
Managing museums is complex, but creating new exhibits can be even more challenging. This Snakes-and-Ladders style game offers a light-hearted way to think about exhibit development.
In this Tool, exhibit developer, writer and editor Judy Rand (Director of Rand & Associates), takes you step-by-step through her award-winning process for writing effective and engaging exhibit labels.