Art Museum Title Cards
There are several different options for labeling your work in this setting though each should let visitors know.
Art museum title cards. Printed cards on white foam core material 3 16 thick available in various sizes can be personalized with any text logo or custom design you send us at no additional charge. A museum label also referred to as caption or tombstone is a label describing an object exhibited in a museum or one introducing a room or area. Artist title of artwork medium mixed caps year size width x height you can either do a sheet with all the titles on that wall or make titles for each work of art. Once you ve hung artwork for an exhibition how are you going to pass on the details of the works to visitors.
Writing a museum title card summary. Providing information enhances the viewer s experience and it is best to do so without distracting from the artwork. Yes artwork can be purchased. Heavy handed or dingy title cards can truly destroy the visual flow of an exhibition.
These owl resources provide guidance on typical genres with the art history discipline that may appear in professional settings or academic assignments including museum catalog entries museum title cards art history analysis notetaking and art history exams. If the work is for sale show the sale price on the label next to the art. Title museum card example author michelle labelle fisch last modified by michelle labelle fisch created date 1 8 2005 11 53 00 pm company fairfield suisun usd other titles. There isn t a cut and dried formula to perfect titles.
Art gallery tags which are also known as title cards information labels and exhibition labels are labels affixed next to displayed artwork. A title card identifies the artist the title of the artwork the year it was produced and the medium and dimensions of the artwork. Information labels title cards title cards or information labels affixed to the wall near a piece of art can be an important part of an art exhibition. Create your own customized artist placards to display information regarding your artwork painting descriptions and items in your showroom or pieces in your museum or art gallery.
The artist s name the title of the work the. You ve got to consider what kind of art is on the walls what visitors need to know immediately and what visitors can stand to look up in the exhibition list or handout which you should always have especially in a group show paper trails people.