The Roles of Curators and Exhibit Designers Explained

Have you ever wondered what is the difference between museum curators and those who actually design and build the exhibits? Today, we’re pulling back the curtain to explore the distinct roles of curators and exhibition designers, two key players in the complex process of bringing exhibitions to life. Understanding these roles is not just a […]

Join Our Exhibit Dream Team: Crafting and Creating with 1220 Exhibits

1220 Exhibits: we are a leading exhibit design and fabrication company that creates immersive experiences for museums, corporations, and cultural institutions. If you’re looking for a dynamic work environment where creativity, precision, and attention to detail are highly valued, then you’ve come to the right place. We’re currently hiring for two key roles: fabrication craftsman […]

Craftsmanship and AI: The Irreplaceable Art of Human Creation

In today’s fast-paced world, artificial intelligence (AI) and automation have become buzzwords that are transforming industries and reshaping the way we work. From self-driving cars to automated customer service, AI is making its presence felt across various sectors. As a result, there’s a growing concern about the impact of AI on the job market, with […]

1220 Exhibits Completes New Renovations at the Louisville Slugger Museum

The news article below details the renovations that 1220 Exhibits recently completed at the Louisville Slugger Museum & Factory. These renovations include an expanded Bat Vault, a completely renovated museum gallery, a temporary exhibit space, and more. The museum’s iconic player sculptures now have photo op backgrounds, and the new exhibit, “West Main’s Marvel: The […]

Artistry at its Finest: Unveiling the Graphic Production Services of 1220 Exhibits

It’s time to dive deep into the artistic and creative realm of 1220 Exhibits, where our team brings together the best in graphic production services. In this post, we’ll explore how these graphic production services, like Direct Print, Silk Screening, Vinyl, Specialty Graphics, and Digital Files, play an essential role in creating eye-catching and memorable […]

Bringing Imaginations to Life: The 1220 Scenic Department

The history of scenic production for exhibits dates back to the 18th century when the first public exhibitions were taking place. At this time, the exhibits were often based on natural history, and the scenery used was usually made of paper, wood, and fabric. As exhibitions became more popular, the scenery became more elaborate, with […]

A Comprehensive Guide to Preserving and Displaying Artifacts

Preserving and displaying artifacts is a complex process that requires a combination of careful planning, research, and storage. The first step in preserving and displaying artifacts is to conduct research on the item. This research should include information on the artifact’s history, its creator, and its use. The next step is to create a plan […]

Exploring the Power of Experiential Design

As craftsmen, we understand the importance of creating products that are both aesthetically pleasing and functional. But in today’s world, design needs to be more than just that. In order to truly stand out and create lasting experiences, design needs to be experiential.  Experiential design is the idea of designing for personal experiences within an […]

Marketing and the Growth of Interactive Experiences

The marketing world is constantly evolving. It’s a battle between marketing innovators looking for ways to engage their audiences and consumers who grow jaded about advertising over time. Why Immersion Is Memorable You’ve seen it yourself: How many internet ads do you blindly scroll past, filtering them out on autopilot? The beating heart of a […]

Behind the Scenes with Custom Carpenters and Fabricators

In the United States, there are over 700,000 people employed as carpenters or fabricators. Carpentry and fabrication are essential to the manufacturing of products we use every day. Custom carpenters are among some of the most well-paid workers in the industry, and it’s because of the wealth of knowledge the job requires. Custom fabrication jobs […]

1220 Exhibits Memorializes the Sports World Nationwide

In the United States alone, more than 150 million people watch live sports at least once a month. Sports are a core part of American life. They have the power to entertain, motivate, inspire, and create some of the greatest stories the world has ever seen. It’s only fair that the best athletes are honored […]