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Starting 8th Jul 2017
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digiPlaySpace at Eureka! the National Children's Museum is held on the following dates:
8th July 2017
15th April 2018digiPlaySpace is coming to Eureka! 8th July 2017 - 15th April 2018. Eureka! is hosting the European premiere of digiPlaySpace, an unmissable t...digiPlaySpace is coming to Eureka! 8th July 2017 - 15th April 2018. Eureka! is hosting the European premiere of digiPlaySpace, an unmissable touring exhibition all the way from Canada. digiPlaySpace is a collection of interactive digital art showcasing the work of artists from around the world, bought together by Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF). Featuring state-of-the-art installations, digiPlaySpace encourages children to get hands-on with some of the most creative uses of technology through a variety of games, installations and activities. digiPlaySpace opens on Saturday 8 July to celebrate Eureka!’s 25th anniversary and runs until April 2018. Visitors to digiPlaySpace at Eureka! will use digital stop motion animation to make a dance video, create music combining electronics with unusual objects, build and control their own robots and more. TIFF introduced the first digiPlaySpace in 2012, and every year they present a new family-friendly collection in which children engage with the latest creative media technologies and share innovative artistic experiences. digiPlaySpace at Eureka! will showcase fourteen pieces from acclaimed international artists, exhibited together in Europe for the first time. With lots for kids to touch, control and play, digiPlaySpace will offer some of the best the world has to offer in new media fun and learning.
1st Jan 2018Bankfield Museum’s award-winning exhibition commemorating the region's wartime contribution and experiences 'For King & Country' features over 2...Bankfield Museum’s award-winning exhibition commemorating the region's wartime contribution and experiences 'For King & Country' features over 200 objects, 200 images and archives and 60 local stories exploring local experiences during the First World War, from soldiers, sailors and nurses to those at home working in munitions, hospitals and fundraising. On June 9th 2018 there is a FREE For King & Country Open Day at Bankfield Musuem, with events and activities suitable for all ages. The Exhibition was awarded the 2015 Public History Prize by the Royal Historical Society. The exhibition runs until December 2018.
Starting 9th Mar 2018
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Rear View Revealed is held on the following dates:
9th March 2018 to 1st March 20199th March 2018 to 1st march 2019 Rear View Revealed is a multi-sensory installation that brings together the people and places from concept to ...9th March 2018 to 1st march 2019 Rear View Revealed is a multi-sensory installation that brings together the people and places from concept to creation. Rear View is a unique outdoor theatre show that takes place on board a moving auditorium that was specially designed, engineered and made at IOU's creation centre in Halifax before it toured the UK. Climb aboard the Rear View bus - the only one of its kind - and take a journey into the imagination - Explore the cabin of this specially adapted open-top bus - Discover exclusive behind the scenes tour footage and photographs - Hear the stories created by renowned writer-performers Cecilia Knapp and Jemima Foxtrot - Share your stories and memories of people and places on our interactive story map - Become immersed in the Rear View soundscape created by composers Monty Adkins and Susie Green.