Category Archives: Access

Universal Design: Nuts and Bolts

There’s a lot of talk about Universal Design these days, including in our own experience design teams. Just this month the Cooper Hewitt Museum has reopened it's doors with Beautiful Users, an exhibition looking at human centered design, and the always ...

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7 Questions – On Muse Award Winning Tours

Mark Berlin and Christine Murray receiving Silver Muse Award, AAM Annual Meeting, Seattle 2014

Creating accessible experiences for museums takes some specialized thinking. The USS Midway Museum recently won a Silver Muse award for their accessible verbal description and American Sign Language tours created together with Antenna. We asked Guest Services Director, Mark Berlin, to ...

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Altering Your Vision: Tips from an Accessibility Tour

USS Midway Flight Deck

 5-26-14 : UPDATE TO ORIGINAL POST - This project was awarded AAM's  Silver Muse Award for 'setting the standard for accessible tours'. Congrats to the USS Midway and Antenna teams!   As part of Global Accessibility Awareness Day 2014, the Lab asked ...

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A Day in the Life: On a Sign Language Video Shoot

As part of Global Accessibility Awareness Day 2014, the Lab asked Antenna's content designer, Christine Murray, to tell us about her latest experiences creating sign language tours for museums. By Christine Murray The set of a sign language production is unlike any ...

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