The Mid-Atlantic Association of Museums (MAAM) addresses 21st-century museum challenges in their Annual Meeting 2019 in Hudson Valley from October 16-18. This year's Annual Meeting features two of C&G's Hudson Valley-based projects: the West Point Foundry Preserve interpretive installations designed for Scenic Hudson, and the interactive documentary People Not property: Stories of Slavery in the Colonial North developed for Historic Hudson Valley.Read More
Operated by the San Diego History Center, the Junípero Serra Museum visitor experience was transformed in conjunction with the 250th anniversary of the founding of contemporary San Diego and the 90th anniversary of the Museum. An iconic regional landmark and historic site, the Serra Museum's new interpretation and core exhibition bring together divergent Kumeyaay, Hispanic and contemporary narratives. We are honored to have worked for the San Diego History Center on the project that includes numerous immersive and interactive digital presentations as well as traditional artifact and graphic displays.Read More
Designed for the Boston Public Library, Shakespeare Unauthorized made SEGD's list of 10 most "laudable library-located" experiential graphic design projects of the past 10 years.
Commemorating the 400th anniversary of Shakespeare’s death, the exhibit design evoked elements of stagecraft and bookbinding. Printed theatrical scrim with innovative projections were strategically arrayed so visitors could see one another as they move through exhibition and interactive kiosks allowed visitors to dive deeper. Read "10 years, 10 Laudable Library-Located EGD Projects," to learn more about the project.Read More
Designed for Historic Hudson Valley by C&G Partners, People Not Property: Stories of Slavery in the Colonial North, is a compelling new interactive documentary experience that leverages unique web design and technical characteristics to tell the often overlooked story of enslaved individuals in the colonial North.Read More
Conceived, designed and produced by C&G Partners, "Bible Now: Reactive Media Space" is a Silver winner in the entertainment and recreation category at the 2019 DSE Apex Awards. The APEX Awards honors innovation in digital displays, interactive technology, and compelling content creation. One of the most unexpected galleries at the Museum of the Bible in Washington D.C., Bible Now is a reactive media space that explores the impact of the Bible in real-time. The exhibition experience tracks social media, engages visitor creativity, and tours a holy city in an immersive time-lapse. A 360° full height, dynamic panorama of digital information is sourced from multiple channels, including current contributions by visitors on interactive tables that fill the space, allowing visitors to be part of the museum experience.Read More
The RockEDU Science Outreach team at Rockefeller University is expanding its outreach, bringing local K-12 students and their teachers together with some of the world’s greatest scientific minds with the launch of RockEDU Online, designed by C&G Partners. For over two decades, RockEDU has offered New York City-based students—often from disadvantaged communities— the opportunity to work side-by-side with the institution’s world-renowned scientists, including past winners of Nobel Prizes in science. RockEDU Online extends this unique learning experience to the world outside of New York, making the program available to learners and teachers globally. Read more about our project in this special article on the site.Read More
As African American History Month comes to a close, we provide a sneak peek at our upcoming interactive documentary and website, People Not Property, designed and produced for Historic Hudson Valley. Launching this Spring, the project sheds light on the overlooked history of slavery in the Colonial North through personal stories of enslaved individuals. Scholars, artists, filmmakers, designers, and technical developers have collaborated for years to develop the project with several episodic-videos, engaging digital features interpreting primary documentation, and additional educational resources.
"Slavery was not just a southern institution. It was an American institution. To understand slavery in the North allows us, as a country, to heal and understand why we are where we are today," according to the scholar, Dr. Daina Ramey Berry, featured in the project trailer.Read More
The concept of framing is central to the wayfinding, identification, and donor signage program designed for the new Cheryl and Philip Milstein Center for Teaching and Learning at Barnard College. The 128,000-square-foot building is the latest addition to the Morningside Heights, New York, campus of the women’s liberal arts college partnered with Columbia University.Read More
Managing Partner, Jonathan Alger, joins a mix of industry legends and current hotshots as a jury-member for ADC 98th Annual Awards. Including 120 creatives from 25 different countries, ADC considers this group to be "one of our strongest juries ever." As a dedicated advocate of strategic thinking and the thoughtful use of technology, Jonathan brings his over two decades of expertise to judge the Experiential Design category.Read More