Museum Exhibit Portfolio

Under the umbrella of Academy Studios, Elizabeth Koval Maffeo is among professional aritisans who create realism art that educate, inspire and entertain.
Sculpting and painting nature enviormental habitats is very rewarding to the human soul.
It's a way of reconnecting with the earth and the various life forms all around us.

1998
THE FIELD MUSEUM, Chicago, IL.
New Exhibit: "Underground Adventure". (A 15,000 sq. ft. larger than life underground soil ecosystem.) Opened on March 27, 1999

1998 thru 2000
NORTH CAROLINA MUSEUM OF NATURAL SCIENCES, Raleigh, NC.
New Exhibits: "Natural Treasures", "Coastal", "Mountains To The Sea", "Prehistoric", "Terror Of The South", "Tropical Connections", "Living Conservatory",
and "Arthropod Zoo". (40,000 sq.ft. of walk through dioramas.) Opened in April 2000

1998 thru 1999
OREGON TRAIL INTERPERATIVE CENTER, At Flagstaff Hill in Baker City, OR.
Established exhibit. Plant restoration completion: Sept.1999

1999 thru 2000
SMITHSONIAN MUSEUM, Washington, DC.
Established exhibit. False Mopane branch completion: January 2000

2000
THE LYMAN HOUSE MEMORIAL MUSEUM, Hilo, HI.
New Exhibit: "Earth Heritage Hall". (Training Lyman staff to complete their own exhibit)

2000 thru 2001
HONG KONG MUSEUM OF HISTORY, Kowloon, Hong Kong.
New Exhibit: "Flora & Fauna". (10,000 sq. ft. of the Southeastern Chinese Rainforest galleries.) Opened on August 2001

2000 thru 2001
CONGAREE SWAMP NATIONAL MONUMENT, Hopkins, SC.
New Exhibits created for a visitors center focusing on the swamp enviorment and a nursery log. Opened on October 2001

2001
THE PRESIDIO, THE OFFICER'S CLUB
, San Francisco, CA.
Traveling Exhibit: "Unseen Treasures: Imperial Russia and the New World". Opened March 18 - June 15, 2001

2001
AUDUBON ZOO GIFT SHOP, New Orleans, LA.
New Exhibit Store: "Audobon Marketplace". Opened on May 2001

2001
WASHINGTON STATE HISTORY MUSEUM, Tacoma, WA.
New Exhibit: "History Lab". (A 5,500 sq. ft. History Lab Learning Center.) Opened in 2001

2001
BOHEMIAN GROVE, north of San Fransisco, CA.
Established exhibit. Topo map graphic panel.

2001
AQUARIUM OF THE BAY, San Francisco, CA.
New Exhibit focusing on learning and conservation of sea life in the bay. Opened in August 2001

2001
DALLAS MUSEUM OF NATURAL HISTORY, Dallas, TX.
Established exhibit. Revitalize the museum's Bison Hall.

2001
CHARLES M.SCHULTZ MUSEUM, Santa Rosa, CA.
New Exhibit: "Morphing Snoopy". (10'x26' large wood mural). Opened August 17, 2002

2001
ACADEMY STUDIOS, Novato, CA.
New Gallery: Build out Phase I & II. (Case work & diorama of Marin's Indian Valley).

2001
HOOD EXHIBITS, Richmond, CA.
New exhibit: "Leap Frog". (Large scale models for Flagship Toys R Us store in New York). Opened December 2001

2001
MCSTOPP , Sausalito, CA.
New exhibit booth: "Keeping it clean". (Conservation awareness)

2001 thru 2002
JOE QUINNEY WINTER SPORTS CENTER, Park City, UT.
New exhibit. "Alf Engen Ski Museum". (6,000 sq.ft. of exhibits celebrating the history and future of winter sports.) Opened on May 2002.

2001 thru 2002
HENRY FORD MUSEUM, Dearborn, MI.
New Exhibit: "Centennial Of Flight". (40,000 sq. ft. of renovation.) Opened on September 2003

2002
THE NEWARK MUSEUM, Newark, NJ.
New Exhibit: "Dynamic Earth: Revealing Nature's Secrets". (5,000 sq.ft. of varios biomes) Opened on September 2002

2002
NPS JOSHUA TREE NATIOAL PARK VISITOR CENTER, Palm Springs, CA.
Exhibit Refurbishing: "Oasis Visitor Center". (Replacing exhibit's old taxidemy with our new models) Opened November 2002

2002
AKRON ZOO, Akron, OH.
Exsisting Exhibit: Creating new indoor and outdoor models. Opened in spring 2003

2002
AMERICAN MUSEUM OF NATURAL HISTORY, New York, NY.
Exsisting Exhibit: Case work for the "Hall Of Ocean Life" exhibit. Opened in 2003

2002
SMITHSONIAN MUSEUM, Washington, DC.
New Exhibit: "Behring Family Hall Of Mammals". Opened in 2003

2003
IDAHO FALLS MUSEUM, Idaho falls, Idaho.
New Exhibit: " Columbian Mammoth". Opened in 2003

2003
BROOKERCREEK PRESERVE, Tarpon Springs, Florida.
New Exhibit: "Ecotransect". Opened in 2004

2004
HONG KONG WETLAND PARK, Tin Shui Wai, N.T.,Hong Kong.
New Exhibit: "International Wetland Park & Visitor Center".
Opened in July 2006

2005
RIVERBEND NATURE CENTER, Wichita Falls, Texas.
Exhibit focusing on wildlife and outdoor education.
Opened in fall 2006 to Spring 2007

2005
ANDERSON-ABRUZZO ALBUQUERQUE INTERNATIONAL BALLOON MUSEUM, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
New Exhibit about how the balloon changed history.
Opened in October 2005

2005
AKRON ZOO, Akron, Ohio.
New Exhibit: "Educational Center", "Komodo Kingdom and Lizard lounge".
Opened in October 2006


2005
RED ROCK CANYON NATIONAL PARK VISITOR CENTER, Las Vegas, Nevada.
Existing exhibit replacing taxidermy specimens for sculpted models.
Opened in 2006


2005
MUSEO DEL ESPACIO CULTURAL Y EDUCATIVO BETLEMEITAS , Mexico City, Mexico.
New Exhibit:High-tech media invites visitors to see how they affect and are affected by the economy.
Opened in March 2006

2006
SAN JOSE CONSTRUCTION,San Jose, CA.
Bronze models for public fountain.
Opened in 2006


2006
SMITHSONIAN AMERICAN ART MUSEUM, Washington, DC.
New Exhibit creating a display for the Luce/Lunder Centers.
Opened in July 4,2006



 


 

 
 
 
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