Ontario Science Centre

OSC Experience

Steve Karpik
Senior Scientist, Computers and Technology
1996-2012

Aylin Doyle
Senior Exhibition Designer
1996-2012

Niina Gates-Kass
Senior Exhibit Designer / 2D Design
2001-2012

Prior to co-founding Blue Rhino Design in 2013, Steve Karpik, Aylin Doyle and Niina Gates-Kass worked together for sixteen years at the internationally-renowned Ontario Science Centre. Always on the cutting edge of interactive exhibit design and development, all three created outstanding and award-winning exhibits, exhibitions and experiences during the years they worked together at this world-leading centre of informal science learning. Highlights of their work at the Ontario Science Centre include:

  • The Weston Family Innovation Centre (Aylin, Niina and Steve)
  • KidSpark Children’s Discovery Centre (Aylin and Niina)
  • Start Interactive Children’s Area for the W5 Science Museum in Belfast, Northern Ireland (Aylin)
  • Facing Mars Travelling Exhibition (Steve, Aylin and Niina)
  • FarmzOnWheelz Travelling Exhibition (Niina)
  • Royal Botanical Gardens Stedman Exploration Hall (Niina)
  • Sick Kids Haematology/Oncology Patient Waiting Area (Aylin)
  • The Strange Matter Exhibition website at www.strangematterexhibit.com (Steve)