A podcast on exhibition planning for museum leaders, exhibition teams and visitor experience professionals. Hosted by Jonathan Alger, Managing Partner of C&G Partners.

Featuring insightful interviews with leaders from around the industry, this is the podcast companion to Making the Museum, the short daily newsletter. Subscribe here: https://www.makingthemuseum.com. MtM is hosted and written by Jonathan Alger.

Making the Museum is a project of C&G Partners | Design for Culture. Learn about the firm's creative work at: https://www.cgpartnersllc.com

Latest Episodes

Embracing Chaos, with Jon Maass

What if chaos in cultural projects is something to embrace, not fear? Can chaos theory give us new insights about how to manage complex work? Are we advocates for the ...

The New Louis Armstrong Center, with Regina Bain and Sara Caples

What’s the secret to success, when a project lasts years longer than planned? What keeps us going when our work takes more time? How does the subject matter of a proje...

Flourishing in Museums (New Book), with Dr. Kiersten F. Latham and Professor Brenda Cowan

What is a “growth mindset” — and why is it more important than ever for our industry?What happens when we combine museology with the fast-growing field of positive psy...

The Real Bilbao Effect, with Andy Klemmer

Can an eye-catching museum revitalize a city? The answer might surprise you. Getting the right designer is vital. If you don’t like a painting you can put it away, but...

Raising the Voices of People of Color in Museums and Exhibitions, with Sierra Van Ryck deGroot and Jinelle Thompson

How can we raise the voices of people of color in museums and exhibitions — and what stands in the way?What is Museum Hue? What constitutes a sustainable museum job, a...

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