CERN Visit Points

The Media of the New Exhibitions

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CERN Visit Point Transparent/Opaque Projection Glas
CERN Visit Point Interactive Stations

Dealing with big questions

What is the universe made of? How did it start? Following the great success of the permanent exhibition "Universe of Particles", which receives 60,000 to 70,000 visitors per year, in 2014, CERN extended its services for visitors with four new visit points. At the CERN Control Centre, the superconducting magnet test facility SM18, the Computing Centre and the so-called Synchro-Cyclotron, visitors learn how, in this place of the smallest particles, the answers to the biggest mysteries of the universe are sought.

CERN Visit Point Projection Window
CERN Visit Point Window into Server Room

VISUALISATION OF HUGE EXPERIMENTS

With interactive projections, an LED wall, touch screen installations, a virtual tour and 3D animations and videos, the visit points inform about the work of CERN and demonstrate test procedures and research results. A special highlight: Interactive multiple projections are shown on switchable glass that - once the presentation finishes - turns transparent and opens up the view onto the research environment behind.

CERN Visit Point Projection and Vitrines
CERN Visit Point Hall

Successful Cooperation

iart has planned the multimedia and interactive media stations of the new visit points, was responsible for their technical realisation and has contributed the media control systems for the exhibitions, on behalf of ATELIER BRÜCKNER. ATELIER BRÜCKNER was in charge of the overall planning, project management, exhibition design and scenography.

Photos: Michael Jungblut

  • Opening

    2014

  • Location

    Genf

  • Client

    CERN

  • Partner

    Atelier Brückner

  • Services

    Lighting DesignTechnical PlanningSystem DevelopmentSystem Integration

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