Materials Library; Exhibition design by Studio Joseph; Photo: Matt Flynn ? Smithsonian Institution

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1600, Materials Library

The materials used throughout this exhibition enhance the sensory journey of visitors as they travel through the galleries. Each material has its own way of reflecting light, absorbing sound, and appealing to our sense of touch.

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