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Eye for Colour

mock-ups of paintings to form an interactive display

Exhibition content

Eye for Colour |is an exciting interactive exhibition, aimed at 7-12 year olds, which explores all aspects of colour in the world around us. 40 hands-on exhibits and interactive displays help visitors understand the science of colour, colour in nature, art and our everyday surroundings.

This exhibition was the winner of the 2007 Museums and Heritage Award for best temporary or touring exhibition.

Size

  • The full exhibition requires 450sqm. The exhibition is modular so the content can be adapted to fit smaller spaces.

Tour venues

  • World Museum, Liverpool, UK: 18 February - 3 September 2006 
  • Ceutimagina, Spain: 30 September 2006 - 11 March 2007
  • W5, UK: 1 April - 2 September 2007
  • World Museum, Liverpool, UK : 1 October 2007 - 24 February 2008
  • Magna, UK: 1 March - 7 September 2008
  • At Bristol,  UK: 20 September 2008 - 22 March 2009
  • Le Vaisseau, France: 22 September 2009 - 5 September 2010
  • World Museum, Liverpool, UK: 28 May - 18 September 2011
  • Experimenta, Germany: 29 June 2013 to 2 February 2014
  • New Walk Museum and Art Gallery, UK: 24 June to 31 August 2014

Availability

  • Available from September 2014.

Hire fee

  • £12,000 per month (but negotiable). Minimum hire period is 3 months.
  • Hirer to cover transport, installation and de-installation costs

Contact

For further information on all touring exhibitions contact our touring exhibitions officer via our contact page.|