Themed Experience Design

In my free time, I like to work on exercising my design skills for themed experiences including zoo exhibits, museum exhibits, and theme park areas.  Below is the result of these explorations, including concept drawings and write-ups of the design process.

Department of Mysteries Puzzle Adventure progressionDepartment of Mysteries Puzzle Adventure
Ongoing Design Exercise
In-progress design for an interactive, tangible puzzle adventure that takes “Muggles” through the Department of Mysteries at the Ministry of Magic.

mining concepts2Stratavator Redesign
2-week design exercise
This project was born as a result of wanting to revamp the Carnegie Museum of Natural History’s “Stratavator,” an experience that took visitors deep into the earth’s core through a themed “elevator” room.

scaling drawings

Miniature Scale Exploration
A quick sketch ideation exercise to shift the scale of a human in the physical world.