PRISM: The art and science of light
PRISM is an exhibition of Irish and international artists that explores Isaac Newton’s observation of the visible spectrum and the ways light is used as an artistic medium.
Artists: Polly Apfelbaum, David Batchelor, Alan Butler, James Clar, Diana Copperwhite, Jenny Holzer, Mark Joyce, Brigitte Kowanz, Dennis McNulty, Emer O’Boyle, and Grace Weir Curated by Chris Clarke and Fiona Kearney in association with the Irish Photonic Integration Centre at the Tyndall Institute, UCC Light is often thought as being comprised of the single colour of white. However, white light, when observed through a prism, actually consists of the full spectrum of colours. PRISM: The art and science of light is an exhibition of Irish and international artists that takes as its starting point Isaac Newton’s observation of the visible spectrum, exploring light and the ways in which it has been used as an artistic medium.
|Category:||Arts and Cultural Events: Glucksman Gallery|
|Time:||10am-5pm Tue-Sat, 2-5pm Sun, closed Mon|
|Target Audience:||All welcome|
|Admission Price: €||Free|