CSI installation: Dublin
I’m back, with jet lag, from the StoryKiosk installation in “CSI: The Experience” in Dublin. The installation is part of the popular exhibit developed by the Fort Worth Museum of Science and History a couple years ago, now on its parallel tour through Europe.
Very interesting to see how museum exhibits can fan their way out into other public venues beyond museum walls. In Dublin, the exhibit is running at the Ambassador Theatre, a historic building tracing its roots back to 1764, now a venue for special events. And soon it will open at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas. Very interesting indeed, as we think about new types of venues for popular exhibits.
For me, the project was a dream come true — I started in the museum field a couple decades ago with a special interest in uses of technology that encourage communication across cultures. Now I’ve got my radar set on projects that include international teams focusing these topics…