Thank you all for the great 2013 ! Wishing everyone a happy and healthy 2014 An overview of the best museumplanner.org articles of 2013Continue Reading
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The City Museum This week I received an email from a start up museum with four questions: What does it take to make a great museum? What makes a museum popular? Why are museums successful? What are the best story lines? At first I thought there is no way to answer such big questions. [...]Continue Reading
I have recently finished up my two projects for the Children’s Museum of Indianapolis; “Take Me There Egypt” and the “the world’s largest Brachiosaurus dinosaur sculpture” and I am now starting to look for new opportunities. Services: * Exhibition Project Management * Exhibition Project Estimating * Museum Planning * Museum Producer * Owners Representative My [...]Continue Reading
By Marty Sklar President, Walt Disney Imagineering I. Know your audience. II. Wear your guests’ shoes. III. Organize the flow of people and ideas. IV. Create a “weenie” (visual magnet). V. Communicate with visual literacy. VI. Avoid overload – create turn-ons. VII. Tell one story at a time. VIII. Avoid contradictions – maintain identity. IX. [...]Continue Reading
Sound like an easy question? Often I lead museum planning sessions for new museums. The museum has part of the funds raised to create the museum, they have their non profit status, have created a Board of Directors and now are ready to take the next steps. Create fund raising documents Create an Umbrella Concept [...]Continue Reading