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Exhibit makeovers : a do-it-yourself workbook for small museums

Author: Alice Parman; Jeffrey Jane Flowers
Publisher: Lanham, MD : AltaMira Press, ©2008.
Series: American Association for State and Local History book series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Excellence in exhibit development is about thoughtful planning, energetic execution, and a spirit of openness and collaboration. It's not about money. It doesn't require prior expertise, though specialists can be helpful. With creativity, effort, and forethought, even small museums with limited financial resources can breathe life into old exhibits or install thought-provoking and eye-catching new ones. In Exhibit  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Handbooks and manuals
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Alice Parman; Jeffrey Jane Flowers
ISBN: 9780759109964 0759109966 9780759109971 0759109974
OCLC Number: 167498074
Description: v, 91 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm.
Contents: Exhibit makeovers --
Plan a single-case exhibit makeover --
Design and install your single-case exhibit makeover --
Working as a creative team --
Plan an exhibit gallery makeover --
Design your exhibit gallery makeover --
Build and install your exhibit gallery makeover --
A small museum makeover --
Make the most of your makeover.
Series Title: American Association for State and Local History book series.
Responsibility: Alice Parman and Jeffrey Jane Flowers.
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