Exhibitions

As part of the Education, Communication, and Outreach group, this section is responsible for the development and production of CERN exhibitions, both on-site and off. Current work is strongly focused on preparing for the CERN Science Gateway [link to https://sciencegateway.cern/home]. Section expertise covers hands-on exhibit development, social science research, prototyping, arts curation and editorial.

Mandate

  • Development of exhibitions
  • Audience research
  • Heritage conservation 

Activities

Create, produce and update exhibitions for

Carry out audience research to inform all development work and measure impact

Disseminate hand-on exhibit, interactive and media content across CERN member states, through collaborations with external exhibition partners

Improve accessibility to CERN’s exhibitions for all (link to https://visit.cern/accessibility)

Commission artworks for on-site exhibitions, in collaboration with Arts at CERN (link to https://arts.cern/)

Manage CERN’s object heritage collection [link to http://cds.cern.ch/collection/Heritage%20Collection%20for%20Loan%20to%20Museums%20and%20Science%20Centres?ln=en] and  associated loan programme