Darwin 150-200 Timeline

Environmental design for the front courtyard of the Coimbra Science Museum by occasion of the exhibition celebrating Charles Darwin's 200th birthday and the 150 years of the initial publication of the book On the Origin of Species.
The letters forming DARWIN were used to create a spacial timeline marking the major events of life on planet Earth. Information about each significant event was placed on the side of each letter.

The Science Museum of the University of Coimbra is an interactive science museum that aims to provide visitors of all ages an entertaining environment in which to discover science. The Museum presents the University’s collections of scientific objects and instruments as well as a series of exciting exhibits and hands-on experiments. The Museum offers many activities, including temporary exhibits, guided tours, workshops and informal meetings with scientists.


Coimbra University Science Museum




Joćo Bicker

Photographs by
Daniel Santos