Why Collaboration is Crucial for Growth

Betty recently spoke at the Leadership Illinois alumni conference about the impact and potential of collaboration. Watch to learn more!

A Glance to the Past, Inspiration for the Future

Before we get too far into the New Year I’d like to take a glance back into 2017 and re-visit the exhibitions that made a lasting impression offering new inspiration.

20 Questions That Will Make You More Successful

How did we go from working on a kitchen table, in a garage and renovated chicken coop to having completed over 480 projects in 18 years in a 65,000 square

Your Year Won’t Be Complete Until You See These Top Exhibitions

No bones about it: there’s going to be LOTS to see and do in 2018 at museums and cultural centers all across the country! Below are some of the most

Tackling Your Site’s New Year’s Resolutions

Have you made your New Year’s resolutions? No, I’m not talking about you personally – I’m talking about your organization! Just like people, parks and museums should look to the

Valuable Design Boundaries to Stay Clear of the Enemy

“No battle plan survives contact with the enemy.” – Helmut von Multke   In the design process, often the enemy is too many voices each with their own vision, with

Designing Park Features with Interpretive Punch

A few years ago, Taylor Studios designed new nature center exhibits for Turkey Run State Park in central Indiana. My role in the project was as project manager, representing Indiana

Inspiring Exhibits to Motivate Your New Year

Why do we love what we do? Because we inspire people! Every day we work hard, pouring our minds and hearts into creating exhibits that excite, exhilarate, and educate. We

A New Year Dawns: 4 Trends That Will Define 2018

It’s hard to believe, but we have almost reached the beginning of yet another new year. With 2017 fading behind us in the rearview mirror, exhibit designers have a bright

For the Nature Lovers on your “Nice List”: 6 Gifts that Give Back

Don’t you just love a gift that keeps on giving? This holiday season, we’ve scoured the interwebs to bring you great gift ideas for naturalists of all ages—with a bonus