Best Practices in Museum Exhibition Writing (2011)

The AAM Curatorial Committee competition, Excellence in Exhibition Label Writing Competition, is designed to showcase examples of great exhibition label writing and editing, identify innovative approaches, highlight best practices, and help us learn from one another.

View the panels used in the display for the Excellence in Exhibition Label Writing Competition at the American Association of Museum annual conference in 2011. The first page is a summary of the competition. The subsequent pages highlight the labels recognized in 2011 and include remarks from the jurors.

2011 Winners
African Burial Ground, The Franklin Institute, Monterey Bay Aquarium, National Constitution Center, Science Museum of Minnesota