The Photography Of Modernist Cuisine: The Exhibition

The Photography of Modernist Cuisine
The Photography of Modernist Cuisine

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 my favorites.

(Images and label text are not the final graphics used in the exhibit. All images are copyright Nathan Myhrvold and The Cooking Lab.)

Modernist Cuisine Label

 

Modernist Cuisine Label

Modernist Cuisine Label

 

 

STEM for All: Unconventional approaches can extend the reach of science and natural history museums

My latest article—an opinion piece—just came out in Museum magazine (January 2014 issue). In it, I talk about a variety of initiatives that extend science education/communication beyond the walls of museums. The digital edition is available to members of the American Alliance of Museums.

6,000 STEM Activities

The Foundation for Early Learning in Seattle has a summary of the year’s “Uni” Project (a portable STEM “museum” for kids). They estimate that kids did 6,000 STEM activities during 20 different Uni events. We learned a lot from the kids, their parents, and the volunteer facilitators – I’m eager …