For the past 12 years, zoo design has been my profession and passion. In 2012 I founded Zoo Design, Inc. a collaboration of designers and animal welfare specialists. I am also an instructor at the Seattle Art Institute. Every week I move back and forth between zoos and classrooms. The Art Institute of Seattle offers practical, skills-based higher education. It is a higher education, kind of like university, and students graduate with an accredited bachelor degree. Instructo
Julia is headed off to the EAZA Annual Conference 2014 in Budapest, Hungary. She will be presenting this poster, which she adapted from her 2013 WAZA presentation, on Animal-focused Exhibit Design there this year. Check out the Students tab to see her other poster presentation on Zoos, Design, and Education.