The Fed Experience
  • The Fed Experience
    Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond, VA
  • The Fed Experience is a new 4,000 sq. ft. visitor center that is set to become a prominent center of economic education for the public. The visitor interacts with engaging low and high-tech exhibits and is tracked throughout the exhibit to illustrate their role as a key player in the economy.

    At the entry, there small camera stations at which visitors have their pictures taken to be incorporated throughout the exhibit and online. The People, Markets, Prices exhibit is an introduction with video screens to incorporate the pictures taken at the camera kiosks. Opposite this wall are key terms and an exhibit detailing the history of the Richmond Fed located inside former bank teller windows. The main exhibit space includes eConcentration and the Growth of Living Standards wall, a timeline of innovations including physical artifacts. Other exhibits include price stability, cash values, and the Federal Reserve system. There is a trading game where players trade items in real time with price fluctuations, the results are posted on the digital ticker above. The floating mezzanine contains historical vignettes which mark important financial events throughout time. At the touch table interactive below, visitors are challenged with a game about price stability.

    Visit www.thefedexperience.org for more information.

    Role: exhibit and graphic design.
    Completed at Victoria Biddle Design.
Description
Location:
Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond, VA

The Fed Experience is a new 4,000 sq. ft. visitor center that is set to become a prominent center of economic education for the public. The visitor interacts with engaging low and high-tech exhibits and is tracked throughout the exhibit to illustrate their role as a key player in the economy. Visit www.thefedexperience.org for more information.

Role: exhibit and graphic design.
Completed at Victoria Biddle Design.
Fields
Exhibition Design, Interaction Design, Graphic Design
Date Published
2010