Q&A with Clarence Sirisena

Interviewed by Joelle Seligson

This interview appeared in the January/February 2012 issue of Dimensions magazine.

From collaborations to chopped-up mannequins, Clarence Sirisena, assistant chief executive in projects and exhibitions at Science Centre Singapore (SCS), finds innovative approaches to traveling exhibitions. His research on this topic—and his efforts to share knowledge with other science centers—earned him ASTC’s 2011 Roy L. Shafer Leading Edge Award for Experienced Leadership in the Field. Between his work at SCS and with institutions worldwide, Sirisena found time to discuss his discoveries.

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About the image: Clarence Sirisena (far right) with Lim Tit Meng (left), chief executive of Science Centre Singapore, and Christoph Rahofer, president and CEO of EMS Exhibits, at the opening of Dinosaurs—Live!, on display at SCS through February 26, 2012. Photo courtesy SCS