To inquire about exhibit schedule and to begin discussions on booking Bison please fill out the form below.
Questions about the exhibit? Let us know!
Chair NBF Exhibit Team620.345.6526 | email@example.com
Curator of Exhibits at Kauffman Museum316.217.6433 | firstname.lastname@example.org
President, National Buffalo Foundation817.992.8220 | email@example.com
$5000, for a 6-8 week booking, additional weeks $750
Inbound shipping, cost to be negotiated. National Buffalo Foundation/Kauffman Museum to be responsible for shipping arrangements
One staff person arrives with the exhibit to assist host venue with installation, which usually takes about a day and a half. Take down is the responsibility of the host venue.
Covered by the National Buffalo Foundation while installed and during transit.
Environment and security:
Host venue to assure a museum quality exhibit environment, with stable temperature and humidity, appropriate light levels and adequate security. The exhibition area must be locked and secure during closed hours. Fire protection according to local ordinances must be provided in exhibition areas.
Crates and storage:
Designed around a modular system, the shipping crates serve as the exhibit units so there are only a few flat panels and tool cart that require storage.
Sponsorships and funding assistance:
Because of the NBF’s connections to Bison producers across the country, we may be able to help connect you with people in your area interested in helping to sponsor your booking.
Bison Exhibit Team
The Bison exhibit project is guided by a collaboration between the following:
National Buffalo Foundation
Dick Gehring - Team Chair
These members are responsible to the NBF board and make decisions on behalf of the NBF. They are also responsible for defining, selecting and communicating desired content in line with NBF goals to the larger exhibit team.
Chuck served as the lead designer working with Flint Hills Design for The Bison: American Icon and coordinates continuing exhibit development, design and production as well as exhibit promotion and travel.
National Buffalo Museum
Ilana organized the 2016 display of the Bison traveling exhibit at the National Buffalo Museum, and assists with exhibit maintenance, modification and travel.
Based on her work as curator of The Bison: American Icon traveling exhibit, Leslie continues to provide storyline integrity, assistance with research, writing and exhibit development, and also gives guidance to the travel and ongoing life of the exhibit.