“The Legends of Smith Tower”

SMITH TOWER,
SEATTLE, WA

Objective:

Refresh the design of an historic exhibit to tell the storied past of Smith Tower with a focus on prohibition and the 1920s.

Services:

Exhibit design, exhibit development, content development, interactive development, graphic design and production, and project management. Project was a collaboration with VMO, Astronauts & Poets, Turner Exhibits, and CREO Industrial Arts.

Description:

“Legends of Smith Tower” is an interactive interpretive exhibition that weaves through the first, second, and 35th floor of Seattle’s beloved icon, Smith Tower. Visitors take on the role of one of several colorful characters who were actual tenants of Smith Tower during the prohibition era. Visitors participate in Seattle history by following the fate of their characters, all who were part of Smith Tower’s storied past.