Professional Work > Science Writing & Museum Exhibition Development

My Role: Content Developer, Writer, Image Rights Manager

Description: Redeveloped content for one of the most iconic object displays in The Field Museum--Carl Akeley's fighting bull elephants. Researched, outlined, and wrote labels for a graphic (rail on left) and a touchscreen interactive (rail on right) over a 5-month period. The touchscreen contains 16 additional labels. Researched and obtained image rights. Aided designers in modifying a touchscreen template from a previous show. The completed renovation is on view in the museum's main hall.

Image © The Field Museum, photographer John Weinstein, designer Argyris Angeli

"Akeley's Fighting Bulls" exhibit
The Field Museum
Renovated October 2014
"Akeley's Fighting Bulls" exhibit
The Field Museum
Renovated October 2014