Arts and Innovation: Gallery of California Art

Description:

An experimental project at the Oakland Museum of California focused on deepening and broadening experiences for ethnically diverse and new visitors in the Gallery of California Art. 

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<p>Staff conducting formative evaluation with visitors in the &quot;Transformation Lab,&quot; a temporary space in the museum that features models of the new Art and History Galleries and prototypes of individual elements.&nbsp;&nbsp;</p>

Rough prototype of "Six Ways to Experience Art," which will be installed in the new Art Discovery Center. 

<p>Staff conducting formative evaluation with visitors in the &quot;Transformation Lab,&quot; a temporary space in the museum that features models of the new Art and History Galleries and prototypes of individual elements.&nbsp;&nbsp;</p> thumbnail
<p>Staff conducting formative evaluation with visitors in the &quot;Transformation Lab,&quot; a temporary space in the museum that features models of the new Art and History Galleries and prototypes of individual elements.&nbsp;&nbsp;</p>

Staff conducting formative evaluation with visitors in the "Transformation Lab," a temporary space in the museum that features models of the new Art and History Galleries and prototypes of individual elements.  

<p>Staff conducting formative evaluation with visitors in the &quot;Transformation Lab,&quot; a temporary space in the museum that features models of the new Art and History Galleries and prototypes of individual elements.&nbsp;&nbsp;</p> thumbnail
Date:
2006 – 2010
Client:
  • Oakland Museum of California
Role:
Creative Consultant
Funder:
  • Irvine Foundation Artistic Innovation Fund
Collaborators:
Lori Fogarty, Barbara Henry, Rene de Guzman, Karen Nelson, Mary Faria, Karen Tsujimoto, Evelyn Orantes