Craft Station: DEEPER DARKER BRIGHTER

Sat 19 May 2018
1:00pm - 4:00pm
Town Hall Gallery

360 Burwood Road
Hawthorn VIC 3122
Australia

Free
Accessible
05/19/2018 1:00pm 05/19/2018 4:00pm Craft Station: DEEPER DARKER BRIGHTER Get inspired by the cosmos and try your hand at our craft station. Join artists for a workshop to learn about the universe and how telescopes allow astronomers to look deep into the universe to discover amazing images of galaxies, planets and supernovae. For the duration of the exhibition, mock telescopes will be set up in the foyer, like those that helped Swinburne astronomers search deep into the universe for fast bursts of light. Free, but bookings essential. Book now About the exhibition Conveying the wonder of science through art, Pamela Bain and Carolyn Lewens explore the universe with Swinburne University's Centre for Astrophysics resulting in an odyssey of aesthetic and sensory experiences. DEEPER DARKER BRIGHTER is a creative response to an astrophysics program that is searching for the fastest explosions in the universe. The artists, present for real-time space observations, were stimulated by bombardments of astronomical imagery, data and technology that inspired these new bodies of work. The exhibition will offer an immersive and stimulating space wherein fresh awareness of the cosmos and science is mediated via aesthetic and conceptual means. , City of Boroondara [email protected] Australia/Melbourne public
Event details

Get inspired by the cosmos and try your hand at our craft station.

Join artists for a workshop to learn about the universe and how telescopes allow astronomers to look deep into the universe to discover amazing images of galaxies, planets and supernovae.

For the duration of the exhibition, mock telescopes will be set up in the foyer, like those that helped Swinburne astronomers search deep into the universe for fast bursts of light.

Free, but bookings essential.

Book now

About the exhibition

Conveying the wonder of science through art, Pamela Bain and Carolyn Lewens explore the universe with Swinburne University's Centre for Astrophysics resulting in an odyssey of aesthetic and sensory experiences.

DEEPER DARKER BRIGHTER is a creative response to an astrophysics program that is searching for the fastest explosions in the universe. The artists, present for real-time space observations, were stimulated by bombardments of astronomical imagery, data and technology that inspired these new bodies of work.

The exhibition will offer an immersive and stimulating space wherein fresh awareness of the cosmos and science is mediated via aesthetic and conceptual means.

Contact
Boroondara Arts
9278 4770
Category
Visual Arts