EXHIBITIONS: MEMORIES OF THE MOON LANDING
1 Jul 2019 - 1 Sep 2019 | 9.00am - 4.00pm
This exhibition component considers memories of the 1969 Moon Landing and Australia’s involvement at the time from multiple perspectives. The local community of Liverpool City come from 150 countries around the world (many of who lived elsewhere in the world in 1969) and their memories will capture the global nature of the event. These local memories, captured on video by Curiousworks are interspersed with NASA photographs and footage. Memories of the Moon Landing opens 01 July to 1 September, 2019. Includes memorabilia and local media.
GIANT LEAP is a multi-arts program of events and exhibitions, marking the occasion of the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 mission and the landing of the first humans on the moon in 1969.
The Giant Leap exhibition program includes: Memories of the Moon Landing in the Marsden Gallery; High Loom large-scale installation in the Turbine Hall by Lisa Sammut; Astronaut in the Switch Gallery; Future in the Upper Turbine Gallery; and, Under the Same Moon in the Hopper Gallery and fun, interactive activities in the Kids Gallery. You can also visit the One Small Step exhibition at Liverpool Museum.
Join us for the official launch of the GIANT LEAP program on Saturday 20 July (3pm-7pm). Admission is free and all are welcome to attend.
Astronaut Buzz Aldrin and lunar module. Courtesy of NASA.
Duration9-5pm on weekdays
Phone02 8711 7123
18 May 2019 - 30 Jun 2019
9.00am - 4.00pm
IN-Formalism witnesses the evolution of abstract non-objective art in Australia from 1968. The exhibition surveys the key generations of artists who have contributed to the ongoing language of abstract art.