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HOW International Design Awards Winner – Halifax Discovery Centre

For Immediate Release from www.howdesign.com Halifax Discovery Centre ‘Secrets of Your Insides’ is Named Merit Winner in HOW International Design Awards [Cincinnati]— The Halifax Discovery Centre’s Secret of Your Insides, a project developed by NGX Interactive, was chosen as a…

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HOW International Design Awards Winner – Britannia Shipyards

For Immediate Release from www.howdesign.com Britannia Shipyards – Storybook Interactive is Named Merit Winner in HOW International Design Awards [Cincinnati]— The Britannia Shipyards Storybook Interactive, a project developed by NGX Interactive, was chosen as a Merit Winner out of 294…

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HOW International Design Awards Winner – My Museum

For Immediate Release from www.howdesign.com My Museum – Gesture Experience Named Merit Winner in HOW International Design Awards [Cincinnati]— The My Museum Gesture Experience, a project developed by NGX Interactive, was chosen as a Merit Winner out of 294 award-winning…

Moving Beyond Empathy as a Buzzword in the Museum Industry

An “empathy deficit” in society is, according to some, behind a lot of the social ills we’re all hearing about…increasing political polarization, bullying in school, isolationist perspectives, etc. Many see the potential for museums to help answer this deficit. In…

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NGX Interactive Wins 2017 Summit Emerging Media Award.

NGX Interactive Wins 2017 Summit Emerging Media Award. It was announced on January 18th that NGX Interactive was awarded the 2017 Innovator Award in the Interactive Media category for its work on the BC Children’s Hospital’s Virtual Aquarium. “We are…

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Top 10 Trends for the GLAM sector

As we ready ourselves for 2018, we reflect on 2017. We have worked in diverse communities such as Iceland, Texas, Halifax, Montreal, and California. We have proudly served local projects such as Science World’s Made in Canada exhibition, the BC…

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Travels in Inspiration: Southeast Asia

Last winter I traded in Vancouver’s rain and snow for the sun and humidity of Southeast Asia, taking a three month jaunt to explore parts of the Banana Pancake Trail. Before departing, I wondered: what kind of museums will I…

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Travels in Inspiration: Bearing Witness in NYC

While in NYC this week, I reflected on the role of art, cultural, and museums to bear witness to tragic events. I was there for Remembrance Day / Veteran’s Day and this timing reinforced how through learning about, understanding, reflecting…