Jewish Museum of Maryland /  Scrap Yard: Innovators of Recycling

A collaboration with Alchemy Studio, this exhibition tells the story of immigrants who achieved economic and social mobility through the collection and sale of discarded items.

  • Section opener panel design
  • Audio interactive that has examples of music that reference the work of scrap haulers
  • Sidebar panel design
  • An example of an object case that features an old boardgame “Get In The Scrap” in a section that describes the role of scrap during World War II
  • The introductory sections of the exhibition
  • In this interactive, a visitor can determine their value in different types of scrap by stepping on a large scale