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Planning and Implementing a Successful Traveling Exhibition Cooperative Exhibition Projects. Bonnie Morris Bonnie.morris@ung.edu Cynthia Horne Cynthia.horne@ung.edu. University of North Georgia – Dahlonega Campus. Library Technology Center. The Library Technology Center.

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planning and implementing a successful traveling exhibition cooperative exhibition projects

Planning and Implementing a Successful Traveling ExhibitionCooperative Exhibition Projects

Bonnie Morris

Bonnie.morris@ung.edu

Cynthia Horne

Cynthia.horne@ung.edu

the library technology center

The Library Technology Center

Layout of Building

Hours Open

Exhibition space

University Exhibitions

Traveling Exhibitions

university art exhibitions ongoing

University Art ExhibitionsOngoing

Senior Fine Arts Student Shows

Faculty-curated Shows

Art Faculty

Academic Faculty & Traveling Shows

smithsonian foodways 2009

Smithsonian Foodways2009

Continuing Education with community partners

Smithsonian Institute, 2009

Key Ingredients: America by Food

Provided space only

hiroshima and nagasaki 2010

Hiroshima and Nagasaki 2010

History Professor had a contact with other exhibition location.

Posters and lectures.

Excellent community participation.

rodin exhibition 2011

Rodin Exhibition2011

A Guy Knew A Guy Who Knew A Professor

Town-Gown Partners

Volunteers

Other points

$4M in art in your library

Controversial art

lincoln exhibition 2012

Lincoln Exhibition2012

Lincoln: The Constitution and the Civil War

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The American Library Association (ALA) ; collaboration with the National Constitution Center (NCC)

  • Application process to ALA; turned down for John Adams exhibition back in 2009, applied for Lincoln in 2010, were turned down, they added new sites and we were accepted.
  • Partners: History, education, music
  • Volunteers: Exhibit consisted of 5 panels so we did not use docents. We did have volunteers from the schools of Education and History available to help with large school groups and one of our history professors spoke to all school groups.
  • 2,250 viewers, 5 schools
  • Donation of Civil War book collection
fighting the fires of hate america and the nazi book burnings 2013

Fighting the Fires of Hate: America and the Nazi Book Burnings2013

Challenging application and funding process

Logistical heavy exhibition

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United States Holocaust Memorial Museum

  • Extensive application process.
  • Sought funding
  • Partners: Kennesaw State and their Museum of History & Holocaust Education, Gainesville State, departments of History , Education, and Music, admissions
  • Docents and ambassadors from History and Education; one professor from each department talked to all school tour groups
  • 8 public schools, 1,600 students, 4,000 total viewers
future plans

Future Plans

Ongoing Senior Art Student Shows

Proposal for Smithsonian ant exhibition

Possible funding from parent company of Orkin

Partner with Biology and other sister institutions

Seeking 2015 idea

lessons learned
Lessons Learned
  • Choose partners and projects conscientiously.
  • Make sure you are aware of the size and scope of the project.
  • Over plan. You will not regret it.
  • Form a committee, librarians love committees.
  • If you have volunteers/docents:
    • Be clear on your and the exhibit group’s expectations, messages and behavioral guidelines. Train them.
    • Guide them. Praise them. Reward them.
contact us
Contact Us

University of North Georgia Dahlonega

Library Technology Center

Bonnie Morris Cynthia Horne

706-864-1521 706-864-1522

Bonnie.morris@ung.educynthia.horne@ung.edu