Len Lye Curator, Paul Brobbel discusses Len Lye's work during a Curator Talk at Museum Tinguely.

Len Lye Curator, Paul Brobbel discusses Len Lye's work during a Curator Talk at Museum Tinguely.

Len Lye Curator Talk

Len Lye's Birthday Anniversary
  • Sun 5 Jul 2020
  • 11:30AM—12:15PM
  • Gallery 5 / Len Lye Centre
  • Free Entry
  • All welcome

On a walk and talk with Len Lye Curator Paul Brobbel, we'll explore the current Len Lye exhibitions, including Sky Snakes and 'The Absolute Truth of the Happiness Acid'.

Produced in collaboration with Berlin-based exhibition designers Kooperative für Darstellungspolitik, The Absolute Truth of the Happiness Acid explores new methods of presenting Lye’s films in the gallery environment, with extensive use of archival materials to expose Lye’s handmade approach to filmmaking.

5 July also marks Len Lye's birthday and to celebrate, those attending the talk and the day's Family Art session, will be invited afterwards to a birthday surprise treat!

Len Lye, <i>Rainbow Dance</i>, 1936
Courtesy of the Len Lye Foundation and the British Postal Museum and Archive. From material preserved and made available by Ngā Taonga Sound & Vision

Len Lye, Rainbow Dance, 1936
Courtesy of the Len Lye Foundation and the British Postal Museum and Archive. From material preserved and made available by Ngā Taonga Sound & Vision

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