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24 Local Artists Help Boston Children’s Museum Celebrate Its Centennial
Date:6/21/2013

Boston, MA (PRWEB) June 21, 2013

Boston Children’s Museum recently pulled back the curtain and unveiled 24 window display cases with each window representing a letter of the alphabet and featuring objects from the Museum’s collection.

Boston Children’s Museum has been planning for its 2013 centennial anniversary for several years. In 2011, staff began discussing the idea of coordinating a Museum-wide redesign of the 24 window cases that are found along the first, second and third floor bridges. Once the Museum’s exterior windows, these vitrines are now displaying treasures from the Museum’s vast collection of cultural, historical and natural history objects, and interpreted by artists.

The idea for “An Alphabet of Inspiration” derives from a project at the Museum nearly 30 years ago in a publication and exhibit that highlighted the collection, with objects grouped by letter of the alphabet and photographed. Now, with 24 window spaces, Museum staff and guest artist/curators have created installations devoted to each of the letters in the alphabet from A-XYZ. The overarching theme is simple, accessible to its audience, and provides many opportunities to engage artists, friends, and the community.

Graphic designers, architects, sculptors, painters, and installation artists from around Greater Boston came out to learn about the project. Along with the diversity of artistic mediums represented, the artists also range from seasoned professionals, those who have been working artists throughout their careers, to recent graduates from local colleges and universities.

“It has been a wonderful experience opening up collection storage to the artists for this project. Seeing the awe in their eyes and helping them find those unique pieces for their installation has been eye opening. I look forward to seeing that same awe in the Museum visitors when they see the final installations,” said Rachel Farkas, Collec
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