Natural History Productions (NHP)
Producing professional, high quality & long lasting displays & exhibits.
Natural History Productions (NHP) has a strong history in the design, manufacture, installation & maintenance of interpretive displays & exhibits. Our clients include Museums, Zoos & Wildlife Parks Visitor & Cultural Centres, the Tourism & Private Industry.
We bring your ideas alive with practical & cost effective solutions.
From research, development, concept & design, through to production & placement, NHP skillfuly manages a wide range of projects, big or small. We create detailed custom made items, manage logistics on larger works & oversee specialist contractors.
NHP provide a specialist services to undertake repairs & upgrades to existing displays.
We pride ourselves on thorough research & realism combining well-practiced techniques & modern materials.
Understanding the project objectives is very important to us, so we can achieve the best quality outcomes. NHP meet regulatory & OHS requirements & will work within your budget. Most Importantly….We get the job done!
Below are some Local & International clients:
Kakadu National Park (NT Australia)
Litchfield National Park (NT Australia)
David Lancashire Design (Melbourne Australia)
National Museum (Canberra Australia)
St Augustine Alligator Farm (Florida USA)
ABOUT THE FOUNDER – Ewin Wood established NHP in 2007. He brought a wealth of experience to the business.
MUSEUM PREPARATOR – During 12 years at the Museum of Victoria Ewin was trained in traditional & modern museum techniques & procedures. He worked as an Exhibition Preparator, developing skills, many of which are now very rare . During this time he worked alongside some of the best Preparators & Taxidermists in the Country. He became proficient in the use of materials such as plaster, wax, rubber, fibreglass, foam, timber, steel and modern plastics. Also in many painting mediums & techniques. Some of the images in this website show work carried out whilst Ewin was employed at the Museum of Victoria & the Melbourne Museum.
EXHIBITION PRODUCTION – As a Museum Preparator Ewin worked with many professionals such as curators, scientists conservators, designers, photographers, engineers & cabinetmakers. Here he gained a fundamental understanding of exhibition production. Through this experience he clearly understands the need for high quality design, construction & production.
FREELANCE PREPARATOR – After leaving the Museum Ewin continued as a freelance Preparator for several years, working for government departments, aboriginal organisations, tourism operations & private individuals.
TODAY – With this experience Ewin knows the industry well. As the director of Natural History Productions he & his support of artists, scientits & tradespeople, continue to work on a great variety of displays & exhibits.
“Natural History Productions will add a lasting quality to your next project…”