Remembering Pearl Harbor: Our Work at the National WWII Museum, New Orleans

National WWII Museum

Remembering Pearl Harbor: The Significance of December 7th  On December 7, 1941, a date forever etched into the annals of history, the world witnessed a pivotal moment that would shape the course of modern civilization. As Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day approaches, we pause to reflect on the enduring significance of this day and the unwavering […]

The Three Types of Trade Shows: Industry, Consumer, and Both

Types of Trade Shows

In the dynamic world of trade shows, an array of events exists, each with its unique purpose and audience. Understanding the various types of trade shows is crucial for both exhibitors and attendees. In this blog post, we will explore the three primary groups or categories: Industry Trade Shows, Consumer Trade Shows, and the fascinating […]

Outdoor Winter Activities Inspired by 1220 Installations

Outdoor Winter Activities

As November ushers in its cool embrace, many of us are on the lookout for delightful ways to embrace the winter season. The crisp air, the changing leaves, and the promise of snowflakes create the perfect backdrop for a variety of outdoor adventures. In this blog post, we’ll explore a selection of invigorating outdoor winter […]

The Future of Museums: A Step Into the Technology to Come 

the future of museums

The world of museum exhibits and installations is at the brink of a technological renaissance. As we peer into the near future, it’s evident that cutting-edge technologies are set to revolutionize the way we experience history and culture. In this blog post, we’ll journey into the exciting world of upcoming technologies that are poised to […]

Museum Installation Tips for Your Halloween Displays

museum installation

The air is growing chilly, leaves are crunching underfoot, and the scent of pumpkin spice is inescapable – it can only mean one thing: Halloween is right around the corner! It’s that time of the year when our inner child comes out to play, and creativity knows no bounds. This Halloween, why not take a […]

Historical Narratives Beyond Words: 1220 Exhibits’ Talents in Storytelling

Historical Narratives

In the realm of exhibits, historical narratives become more than mere facts; they transform into living stories that resonate across generations. At 1220 Exhibits, we’re privileged to bring these historical narratives to life, crafting impactful projects that tell our clients’ stories with depth and emotion. From the healing stories and inspiring origin of St. Jude […]

From Concept to Reality: The Art of the Prototyping Process 

prototyping process

In the dynamic world of museum exhibits, where innovation meets education and creativity merges with history, the prototyping process emerges as a vital step in bringing ideas to life. The journey from conceptualization to the final exhibit is an intricate dance of imagination, technology, and craftsmanship. In this blog post, we dive into the prototyping […]

Eternal Elegance: The Durability of Elite Metalworking in Museum Exhibits

Elite Metalworking

In the world of museum exhibits, there is a material that stands the test of time, preserving the essence of history for generations to come – metal. Elite metalworking has proven to be a timeless art, crafting exhibits of enduring beauty and durability. In this blog post, we will explore the significance of elite metalworking […]

From the Football Field to Halls of Fame

Football Halls of Fame

It’s that time of the year again. As we inch closer to September, it’s time to officially kickoff football season. We always love to take a blog piece every year that highlights our great work with various halls of fame across the sports world:  from the Green Bay Packers Hall of Fame, Hall of Fame […]

Custom Fabrication: Building Your Brand at Trade Shows With 1220 Exhibits

Custom Fabrication

In today’s competitive business landscape, it’s crucial for companies to stand out and make a lasting impression. One powerful way to achieve this is through custom fabrication at trade shows. Trade shows continue to gain popularity and prove effective: In 2022, 70% of businesses generated new leads and increased brand awareness through trade shows, and […]

The Art of Estimating and Project Management: Exceptional Installations On Time and On Budget

Estimating and Project Management

When it comes to creating unforgettable exhibits and immersive experiences, there’s a lot more that goes on behind the scenes than meets the eye. From conceptualization to installation, a well-executed project requires meticulous planning, precise estimating, and effective project management. At 1220 Exhibits, we have mastered the art of estimating and project management to deliver […]

Unleashing the Power of A/V Technology: Enhancing Exhibits at 1220 Exhibits

A/V Technology

Imagine walking into a museum, exhibition, or trade show and being transported to a different world through captivating visuals and immersive sounds. That’s the power of audiovisual (A/V) technology in amplifying both exhibits and guest experiences. In this blog post, we will explore how A/V technology is revolutionizing the way we experience exhibits, with a […]