Experiential - Incorporating: audiovisual, graphic and object-based displays

Ray Harryhausen: Titan of Cinema

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Ray Harryhausen, the father of modern special effects, an icon of cinema who inspired the modern greats including George Lucas and Del Toro.  The visuals for an exhibition devoted to Harryhausen, one which would be the largest and widest-ranging exhibition of his work ever seen, could not be just inspired by or complementary, they had to not only be wholly authentic and respectful but be part of the narrative of the exhibition.  Playdead were commissioned by the National Galleries of […]

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Glenkinchie, The Lowland Home of Johnnie Walker

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Diageo’s unprecedented £185 million investment into Scotland’s whiskey tourism industry coincides with the 200th anniversary of Johnnie Walker, the world’s best-selling scotch whisky. As a part of this investment, BRC Imagination Arts partnered with Diageo to transform their existing Distillery Visitor Centres into Brand Homes that offer a sense of hospitality, joy and connection for a new generation of whiskey drinkers. In October 2020, Glenkinchie, the Lowland Home of Johnnie Walker, became the first of a series of re-imagined Brand […]

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Dundee Science Centre: CONNECT – ‘We Are Exploring’ Exhibition

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DUNDEE SCIENCE CENTRE, CONNECT – We Are Exploring Exhibition 1.00 Introduction The DSC CONNECT exhibition was developed in close partnership with the already well-established community outreach programme at DSC. Several community workshops were created to ‘Connect’ the early design and later detail of the exhibition with as many sectors of the local community as possible. Community ownership was key to the successful development and barrier free nature of the creative spaces. These workshops included Early Years, Primary School, Assisted Needs, […]

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