20 Jul 2017 - 27 Aug 2017


Discover a kaleidoscope of epic proportions! Be mesmerized by the psychedelic imagery of The real thing a human-scaled, interactive kaleidoscope.

The kaleidoscope by new media artist Jordana Maisie captures movements on video and gives you back the real thing – the real you, captured by video and fragmented by digital magic into an infinite number of glorious mandalas of colour and pattern. Watch the pattern change as you move slowly and quickly in front of the camera: playful and captivating for the young and young at heart.

The real thing is displayed in conjunction with the children’s exhibition Light Play!

Dates: Thursday, 20 July to Sunday, 27 August 2017
Times: 10am–5pm daily
Cost: Free
Bookings: Not required
Age Group: All ages

Image:  Jordana Maisie’s interactive kaleidoscope The real thing