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Exhibition Designer




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Exhibition designers plan, create, and manufacture physical displays for exhibitions in museums and similar institutions. They work closely with museum directors, educators, curators, and conservators to create educational displays that concentrate on collecting a museum while preserving the items on display in safe and secure environmental conditions.

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Career prospects & criteria 

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Educational Qualifications

  • Bachelor's in a relevant field

  • BDes in Exhibition Design

  • Diploma in Exhibition Design

  • Advanced Diploma in Event and Exhibition Design 

What you need to get started

Previous work experience in some aspect of museum and gallery exhibit preparation can be useful.

Soft Skills

  • Creativity

  • Visionary

  • Intuitive

  • Rendering

  • Ability to work with various mediums and materials

  • Planning and execution

  • Spatial skills

  • Leadership skills 

  • Time management 

Technical Skills

  • Sketching

  • Technical drawing

  • Estimation of budget

  • Ability to convey your ideas to the audience through your displays

  • 3D Design Softwares

  • Creating scale models


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