ARTD 7186G Exhibition Design and Installation for Galleries and Museums

45 hours; 3 credits

Introduction to the field of exhibition design and installation for both gallery and museum settings. Exploration of a variety of exhibition designs, ranging from permanent and temporary installations, to pop-up, to virtual and collection based, each emphasizing visitor experience, layout, graphics, lighting, didactics, labels and technology. An experiential course including interaction with artists, designers, gallerists and curators from a variety of NYC institutions to learn firsthand about the techniques and approaches to installing an exhibition.

Prerequisite: matriculation for the M.A. in art history or for the M.F.A. in art or permission of the deputy chairperson.


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