Emma Glucina during a Sense Art Tour through Sriwhana Spong's Exhibition <i>a hook but no fish</i>, 2018.

Emma Glucina during a Sense Art Tour through Sriwhana Spong's Exhibition a hook but no fish, 2018.

Sense Art

  • Mon 27 Jul 2020
  • 2—3PM
  • Govett-Brewster Art Gallery / Len Lye Centre
  • Meet in the foyer
  • Free
  • No booking needed
  • Guide dogs welcome

Join us for a touch and audio described tour of our current exhibitions.

This event is especially for our visually impaired visitors.

The tour will include:

 - Len Lye: Sky Snakes; the newest installment of the large-scale kinetic sculpture, comprising seven, ceiling mounted spinning Sky Snakes

 - The Absolute Truth of the Happiness Acid; the most comprehensive survey of Lye’s films ever to be exhibited, along with material from the Len Lye Archive.

We host a tour per exhibition suite for those with vision impairments.

Len Lye, <i>Sky Snakes</i>, 1965 (2020 reconstruction)
Len Lye Foundation Collection, Govett-Brewster Art Gallery
Credit: Bryan James

Len Lye, Sky Snakes, 1965 (2020 reconstruction)
Len Lye Foundation Collection, Govett-Brewster Art Gallery
Credit: Bryan James

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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