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Exhibit Development and Design  (NAME)

What is NAME?

NAME is the National Association for Museum Exhibition, one of the Professional Networks of the American Alliance of Museums (AAM). It fulfills the role of a Professional Interest Network of the MPMA through its regional representative to the Mountain-Plains.

Mission

Our mission is to provide a network for those in the MPMA region who work with or are interested in exhibitions.  We want to enhance the cultural landscape by providing a forum on the value and relevance of exhibitions.

How to join

MPMA Members: Please sign in and go to your profile.  You can edit your profile and choose this PIN and/or any of the other PINs that you wish to join from a checkbox list in your profile.

Non-Members: Please fill out the PIN Sign-up Form and you will be added to this MPMA PIN.

Benefits of Joining

  • Connect with colleagues

The NAME Facebook page provides an instant connection to members and associates around the country as well as access to the latest news, job opportunities and best practices. It is the place where members can pose questions to each other, seek vendor recommendations, and share experiences among collegial peers.

  • Build your skills with professional development

NAME supports members through a number of programs such as webinars, online meet-ups, and more. NAME’s robust engagement at MPMA’s Annual Meeting includes NAME-endorsed sessions, thought-leaders at the NAME event and networking opportunities.

  • Enjoy fellowship and mentoring opportunities

Scholarships are available for NAME members to attend MPMA’s Annual Meeting. The award covers basic conference registration, tickets to attend NAME events, an invitation to the NAME Breakfast, and a travel stipend. Mentoring is available to NAME colleagues new to the field.

Please contact us if you would like to get more involved in NAME or if you would like to submit a session or webinar idea. We welcome your ideas, thoughts, and suggestions.

Get Involved

NAME is a volunteer committee of MPMA members. Its leadership is dedicated to sharing information about exhibits.  Join us and help us build our museum village! 

Contact the network’s leadership to find out about volunteer opportunities that fit your schedule and interests.  Contact information is below.

Connect with us via social media to share your stories, challenges and thoughts.

Encourage colleagues to join us!

Resources 

Information about NAME’s publication, Exhibition Journal, can be found at http://name-aam.org/resources/exhibition

Contact:  Ben Griswold, NAME Regional Representative. bgriswold@fcmod.org

Social Media Links:  Join us on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/groups/name.aam/

Leadership List

NAME Regional Representative for Mountain-Plains
Ben Griswold, Exhibits Manager Fort Collins Museum of Discovery
Fort Collins, CO bgriswold@fcmod.org

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