Sneak Peek: Panamanian Passages

This Saturday, October 17 marks the opening of a new exhibit at the Smithsonian Latino Center in Washington, DC. The exhibit, titled "Panamanian Passages," is a bilingual installation focusing on pivotal points in Panamanian history. The exhibit documents the isthmus' 3 million-year-old origins to the social-political developments going on today.Panamanian_1The firm's exhibit designs draw on the unique geography and ecology of the place and reference the vibrancy of the country and its inhabitants through bold colors. A series of graphic panels feature the people themselves in a series of silhouettes, representing the Panamanian population seen throughout history, from its indigenous roots to those moving the country into the 21st Century.Panamanian_2This is the second Latin-American exhibit program created by the firm to open this week. This is also the second Smithsonian exhibit that the firm has worked on, the first being the Star-Spangled Banner, which you can read about here . Find more about the Panamanian Passages exhibit on the Smithsonian Latino Center's site here .