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The Museum Life

The Museum Life

Friday at 7 AM Pacific

February 21st 2014:Creating Exhibitions

Exhibitions remain a defining feature of the museum experience and their creation is a key element of museum work. Yet talking about the process of exhibit making can leave the impression that there isn’t much relationship between theory and practice. If there aren’t hard and fast rules about creating exhibits, are there at least guidelines? Can we teach others to create exhibits, learn from others’ mistakes and advance the field or is exhibit making one of those things you only learn by doing? Polly McKenna-Cress will address these and other questions surrounding this important and fascinat

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Polly McKenna-Cress

Polly McKenna-Cress is Department Chair and Program Director of Museum Exhibition Planning & Design at the University of the Arts in Philadelphia. She is also Principal of the design firm Alusiv, Inc. From 1998-2003, Polly was Director of Exhibits and Design at the Franklin Institute where she oversaw design, production and installation of numerous permanent and traveling exhibitions. She has also held senior level positions in architectural and design offices. She holds an MFA from The University of the Arts and a BFA from Rhode Island School of Design. Polly is also the coauthor of Creating Exhibitions. Collaboration in the Planning, Development and Design of Innovative Experiences pu
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https://www.voiceamerica.com/show/2245/the-museum-life The Museum Life https://www.voiceamerica.com/show/2245/the-museum-life Exhibitions remain a defining feature of the museum experience and their creation is a key element of museum work. Yet talking about the process of exhibit making can leave the impression that there isn’t much relationship between theory and practice. If there aren’t hard and fast rules about creating exhibits, are there at least guidelines? Can we teach others to create exhibits, learn from others’ mistakes and advance the field or is exhibit making one of those things you only learn by doing? Polly McKenna-Cress will address these and other questions surrounding this important and fascinating part of museum work. VoiceAmerica | Talk Radio | Online Talk Radio studio@voiceamerica.com false DD/MM/YYYY Add to Calendar
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