Outdoor Exploratorium, The Exploratorium

As an employee of the Exploratorium, worked on the N.S.F. Funded “Outdoor Exploratorium” grant. During the Research and Prototyping phase,  conceived, built and tested prototypes with team, public and evaluators. In collaboration, developed the project Conceptual Framework, and created a strategy for site selection. Also a member of the Artist in Residency review team. [project images can be found here]

Maria was an energetic developer full of diverse ideas. She wasn’t afraid to try things, and had a keen interest in how her work played out with visitors. She was a strong team player and always brought a positive attitude to her work. –Erik Thogersen, Senior Exhibit Developer / Project Director at Exploratorium

It was a pleasure to work with Maria at the Exploratorium. She’s creative, motivated, and organized, and stood out for her professionalism. – Rae Ostman, then Exhibits Manager