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James Forrest

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Web Creative Director
New Media
Peabody Essex Museum
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James Forrest is the award-winning Web Creative Director of the Peabody Essex Museum, the oldest continuously operating museum in the United States, and also the Principal of Ambalogic Interactive Studios. With a background in new media, design, fine art, and sound design, Jim's work presents new possibilities for the changing experiential landscape online and beyond. Jim's work has been featured in many articles, presentations, and shows about personalization, bookmarking, cultural exchange, and community outreach. As part of PEM's award winning New Media team, he works to create rich, engaging experiences within varying learning models and cultures.

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2010 Nomination
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2008 Nomination
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2008 Vote
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