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Fredericksburg Area Museum and Cultural Center

After purchasing an historic bank building, FAMCC selected Quatrefoil to design galleries exploring a variety of themes related to the region’s history including the Civil War, transportation, Native Americans, banking, civil rights and life along the Rappahannock River. We wove together the museum’s collections — including dozens of Civil War […]
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  • Client: Fredericksburg Area Museum and Cultural Center
  • Date: 2008, 2013
  • Location: Fredericksburg, VA
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Go For Broke National Education Center

While many history exhibits treat visitors as an audience for passive experiences, Quatrefoil designed the “Defining Courage” permanent exhibition to embrace the social nature of contemporary, younger, tech-savvy visitors, who see themselves as the producers of content as much as consumers. “Defining Courage” is a participatory storytelling environment. With the […]
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  • Client: Go For Broke National Education Center
  • Exhibition Name: "DEFINING COURAGE"
  • Date: 2016
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Greeley History Museum

Quatrefoil designed exhibits, interactives and custom cases that enable the museum to share its extensive collection through rotating artifact displays while highlighting the region’s history and pioneering spirit. One of the major exhibit themes is the importance of water to the community and the struggle to bring irrigation to this […]
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  • Client: Greeley History Museum
  • Date: 2005
  • Location: Greeley, CO
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Historic Dyess Colony

Quatrefoil was selected by Arkansas State University to design, fabricate, and install 1,800 square feet of exhibits in the Dyess Colony Administration Building. The Dyess Colony was founded in 1934 as an agricultural cooperative project under Roosevelt’s New Deal program. Among the colonists recruited to take part in this experiment […]
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  • Client: Historic Dyess Colony
  • Date: 2014
  • Location: Dyess, AR
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Indian Pueblo Cultural Center

Quatrefoil worked with the in-house curatorial team at the Indian Pueblo Cultural Center (IPCC) on a complete re-design of their 11,000 square foot museum. The new exhibition, We Are of This Place: The Pueblo Story, features a thematic approach that is inclusive of nineteen Pueblos and is built upon their […]
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  • Client: Indian Pueblo Cultural Center
  • Date: 2016
  • Location: ALBUQUERQUE, NM
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International Spy Museum

INTERACTIVE EXPERIENCES Quatrefoil created a mix of mechanical, audio and computer-based interactive experiences that explore the craft, practice and history of espionage. The experiences were located throughout 20,000 square feet of exhibit space at the Spy Museum and explored topics from disguises and audio surveillance to codes and the Enigma […]
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  • Client: International Spy Museum
  • Location: Washington, DC
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Lakeport Plantation

Lakeport Plantation is the only remaining Arkansas plantation home on the Mississippi River. Quatrefoil approached the project with sensitivity, designing non-invasive elements for rooms sparsely furnished with authentic possessions, and maintaining the house’s austere beauty and historic status. The experience features a strategic use of light and sound to evoke […]
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  • Client: Lakeport Plantation
  • Date: 2012
  • Location: Lake Village, AR
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Liberty Science Center

Quatrefoil’s interactive exhibits for the renovated Liberty Science Center teach visitors about the mechanics behind the human senses, information networks, encryption, construction and architecture. The exhibits range in complexity from “Physiology of Speaking,” a simple mechanical interactive, to a highly integrated electronics and multimedia touchscreen wind tunnel exhibit that challenges […]
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  • Client: Liberty Science Center
  • Date: 2007
  • Location: Jersey City, NJ
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Los Alamos History Museum

Quatrefoil developed, designed and installed new exhibits that connect visitors to the stories of Los Alamos through images, soundscaping, multimedia and interactive elements. This included a complete re-envisioning of the main museum along with new exhibits and outdoor interpretation. The transformed museum in the Guest Cottage includes an orientation gallery, […]
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  • Client: Los Alamos History Museum
  • Exhibition Name: "DEFINING COURAGE"
  • Date: 2016
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Maryland Science Center

“LIFE BEYOND EARTH” Quatrefoil designed, built and installed this interactive exhibition that introduces visitors to astrobiology — the study of the origin, evolution, distribution and future of life in the universe. “Life Beyond Earth” highlights the immense scale of the universe, the connection between extreme forms of life on Earth […]
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  • Client: Maryland Science Center
  • Date: 2012
  • Location: Baltimore, MD
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