Putting together a quality exhibition can be an intimidating task.
This bundle includes Technical Leaflets that illustrate different approaches to planning an exhibit.They address a variety of issues including how to approach artifact selection and tracking resources. They also spotlight facets of exhibit planning that should be incorporated in the planning process from the beginning: audience evaluation and artifact conservation.
The leaflets in this bundle provide a valuable overview of exhibit planning with bibliographies that will point you to more detailed guidance you will need to make your exhibition a success.
Includes Technical Leaflets 137, 204, 215, 240, 245, and 249:
137: Planning Exhibits: From Concept to Opening (1981)
204: Charting the Impact of Museum Exhibitions and Programs (1999)
215: Exhibit Conservation: Strategies for Producing a Preservation-Responsible Exhibition (2001)
240: Telling a Story in 100 Words: Effective Label Copy (2007)
245: Families First! Rethinking Exhibits to Engage All Ages (2009)
249: Exhibit Makeovers: Do-It-Yourself Exhibit Planning (2010)