¡Viva Baja! Life on the Edge opens at Monterey Bay Aquarium in May! Working on research for this exhibit was both amazing and depressing. I learned about so many incredible species, many adapted for extreme environments and found nowhere else in the world—but most are extremely threatened and could disappear forever within my lifetime.
Why do museums have all these things? Where did they come from? What are they used for? I worked with staff and scientists at the Burke Museum of Natural History and Culture on the campus of the University of Washington to develop Imagine That!—an exhibit about the “behind the scenes” work…
I worked with polar scientists and Pacific Science Center’s exhibits team to update PSC’s third annual Polar Science exhibit, which involved creating new labels and a game for the exhibit’s multi-touch table in addition to updating existing content.
I worked with several other exhibit developers to write labels for the “Photography of Modernist Cuisine” exhibition, which opened at Pacific Science Center in October 2013. Label content was based on the content of the Modernist Cuisine books. I wrote multiple versions of each label; below are a few of…