Current Exhibition Design at the American Museum of Natural History

The Purpose of the American Museum of Natural History Upon the opening of the American Museum of Natural History in 1869, the founders announced their intention of “…establishing a museum and library of natural history, of encouraging and developing natural science, of advancing the general knowledge of kindred subjects, and to that end of furnishing … Continue reading Current Exhibition Design at the American Museum of Natural History

Mapping Assignment

This statue of the Pharaoh Hatshepust, found at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, really struck a chord with me. This picture came from the section of the MET devoted to Egyptian art and artifacts, where there is a room dedicated to artwork (mostly statues and replicas of statues) depicting the famous Pharaoh Hatshepust. Hatshepust was … Continue reading Mapping Assignment