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Hudson Yards returns to Time Warner Center in New York City with an exhibition overlooking the Columbus Circle entrance. Towering … Continued

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HUDSON YARDS is the premier development by Related Companies. In an effort to showcase the project to a larger audience, … Continued

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DESIGN IN THE NEW HEART OF NEW YORK, presented at the Center for Architecture in New York, showcased Related Companies … Continued

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As the official sponsor of the U.S. Open in Flushing Meadows Park in 2010, Mercedes Benz needed a brand center … Continued

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The Amway World Headquarters experience was designed as a major orientation to the company for visitors worldwide. Using new media … Continued

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The multi-media light wall for Lightolier celebrates and illustrates changes in technology, manufacturing, materials and products, and life style spanning … Continued

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COLUMBIA BUSINESS SCHOOL wanted to pay tribute to their renowned faculty and most successful graduates, and inspire students with the … Continued

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As part of a nationwide automotive tour, Whirlwind designed a contemporary exhibition system for the prestigious automotive manufacturer, Mercedes Benz. … Continued

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Whirlwind defined the look of the New York International Auto Show at the Javits Center for eight years from 2002 … Continued

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New York City has long been known as the epicenter of the world and Madison Square Garden played a significant … Continued

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For the 125th Anniversary of one of the world’s largest corporate law firms, Whirlwind & Company completed the design and … Continued

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Designed to showcase the broad range of equipment by Canon at their national showroom, this exhibit featured a 40’ long … Continued

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In the 1970s, a few visionaries postulated that the move from black-and-white to color television would be followed by filmic … Continued

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The exhibition, Surface Innovation: Redefining Boundaries of Interior and Exterior Spaces showcased the rigorous research, development and innovation led by … Continued

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When world-renowned architect wanted to upgrade the presentation in his studio he commissioned Whirlwind to develop an “invisible” hanging system. … Continued

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REMEMBER, REBUILD, RENEW is the fourth in a series of timeline exhibits Whirlwind has designed and produced on the events … Continued

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In the aftermath of 9/11 the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey hired Beyer Blinder Bell Architects to … Continued

Cultural

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Working closely with the Center for Military History in Washington D.C. and the Cavalry Museum at Fort Riley Kansas, this … Continued

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The 1996 Centennial Olympic Games accelerated Atlanta’s transformation from southern capital to international city. With its spectacular collection of multimedia … Continued

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With over 15,000 square feet of exhibits, this national museum on women’s history and issues combines traditional and innovative techniques … Continued

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Long before there were neon lights or golden arches, travelers found their journeys marked by the artwork of early American … Continued

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The first exhibition ever produced on the century-plus history of New Yorkers from Arabic-speaking lands, this exhibition used archival and … Continued

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Using nearly 600 objects and images, Gaelic Gotham chronicled the social, religious, economic and political struggles of the Irish in … Continued

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This 10,000 sq. ft. retrospective opened at the IBM Gallery of Arts and Science in April of 1991 to an … Continued

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Discovery Park in Safford, Arizona was initially conceived of as a visitor’s center focused on the science and culture of … Continued

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Dwyer Cultural Center, celebrating what Harlem is through history and traditions, exhibitions, performing arts events, workshops and multifaceted public programs … Continued

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For the 50th Anniversary of the United Nations, Whirlwind designed a modular exhibit depicting the history of the United Nations … Continued

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As part of a comprehensive public outreach campaign, Whirlwind, in association with Two-Twelve Associates, designed and produced the exhibition, Plans … Continued

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A great tragedy like 9/11 sets us on the path of thinking historically, of leaving the past and entering the … Continued

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Several years after the 9/11 tragedy, the Lower Manhattan Development Corporation organized a competition for the design of the memorial … Continued

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TOURS AND DETOURS, designed for teaching colonial history to school aged children, takes the visitor on a swift journey through … Continued

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THE WEDELL-WILLIAMS AVIATION MUSEUM focuses on the legacy of Louisiana aviation pioneers Jimmie Wedell and Harry Williams. The museum houses … Continued

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This 10,000 sq. ft. museum, dedicated to the aviation pioneer Glenn Curtiss, holds a notable collection of early aircraft and … Continued

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The term “first responder” is associated with trained emergency professionals, but originally it meant literally the first person to respond … Continued

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Showcasing work from “The Golden Age of Furniture” in the Connecticut Valley from 1750 – 1800, this exhibit featured masterworks—high … Continued

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FINDING A PLACE, MAINTAINING TIES documents the lives of the West Indian immigrants who first came to the Hartford area … Continued

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The exhibits at Mission San Juan explore the role that Spain played in the development of the region and are … Continued

Environmental

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Humans have walked the earth for approximately 200,000 years. This is a nanosecond when considering Earth’s 4.5 billion year history. … Continued

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Duke Farms offers visitors over 1,000 acres to explore by tram, by bike and by foot. Building on a new … Continued

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DUKE FARMS is a 2700-acre environmental education center in New Jersey supported by the Doris Duke Charitable Foundation. When the … Continued

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When the Greenbelt Nature Center decided to upgrade their exhibits to include more hands-on interactive elements, they hired Whirlwind to … Continued

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CHANGES IN OUR LAND is the core permanent exhibit for a major architectural renovation at the Bruce Museum which added … Continued

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This 70-acre environmental center lies near the shores of the Great South Bay and is adjacent to the Seatuck National … Continued

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This extraordinary material recovery center is host to a fun filled education center, lunch lab, and film theater designed and … Continued

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As America’s most-visited National Park, Great Smoky Mountains National Park is renown for its diversity of plant and animal life. … Continued

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Padre Island, one of few hyper-saline lagoons in the world, protects 70 miles of coastline, dunes, prairies, and wind tidal … Continued

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In collaboration with Worldlink, creator of Interactive Earth, Whirlwind has developed multiple concept kiosk designs to house this virtual exploration … Continued

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In 1992, the United Nations Environmental Program presented to the General Assembly principles of sustainable development that accompanied the UN … Continued

This park lies within the heart of the North American Continent. Set out on the water highways of the North … Continued

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This most spectacular wilderness of canyons and fantastically formed buttes carved by the Colorado River and tributaries, provides four distinct … Continued

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The largest subtropical wilderness in the United States, this park protects an unparalleled landscape that provides important habitat for numerous … Continued

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The freshwaters of the Big Cypress Swamp, essential to the health of the neighboring Everglades, support rich marine estuaries along … Continued

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For the opening of the IMAX Theater at the Tennessee State Aquarium, Whirlwind worked in collaboration with the project architect … Continued

Traveling

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This exhibit, designed for South Carolina Greater Greenville Sanitation, offers a creative solution for educating students about waste and the … Continued

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This trailer arrives at a school or public event to increase our awareness of the importance of recycling. Why we … Continued

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IN THE AFTERMATH OF HURRICANE KATRINA, artist Jana Napoli began roaming the streets of New Orleans collecting dresser drawers left … Continued

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All humans have feet, but not all humans have clad them in the same way. Based on cultural traditions, available … Continued

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The events of September 11, 2001, shook the world. The attacks in New York City, Washington, D.C., and Pennsylvania were … Continued

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For the re-opening of the Russian Consulate and premiere gala for the publication of The Russian Century by Random House, … Continued

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Perhaps every person has a secret desire to join the circus—at least every child in us. This exhibit invited Whirlwind … Continued

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This project was Whirlwind’s first venture into game design as the central feature of a large public exhibit and event … Continued

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Project Gathering gathered 100 objects from 100 people. Their reflections on why they chose their specific object are recorded here: … Continued

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Following 9/11, Faces of Ground Zero not only presented a powerful exhibit, but it played a significant role in the … Continued

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This award-winning exhibit showcased five internationally renowned architects and their designs for an Olympic Village complex. A lightweight, contemporary modular … Continued

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In one of Whirlwind’s all time most spontaneous exhibits (bordering on the ridiculous), a path leads into a tunnel announcing … Continued

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With over 200 original framed documents spanning nearly 200 years, the exhibit illustrates, through original materials, the struggles for freedom … Continued

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This mobile science lab travels across three counties to remote schools in upstate New York for nearly a decade, bringing … Continued