Join us this June, July, and August when the Exploratorium is open every day—and until 10 p.m. on Fridays (all ages). Our SeaGlass Restaurant and Exploratorium Stores are also open during the expanded summer hours.
Celebrate acclaimed Dutch artist Jansen’s most recently realized Strandbeest creations, a “fossil” hall revealing the evolution of his iterative process and artistic ingenuity, videos featuring the artist discussing his 25-year endeavor, artist’s sketches, and large-scale images by photographer Lena Herzog.
Join the Exploratorium Lab and PACE Art + Technology on Saturday, June 25 for an exclusive tour of Living Digital Space and Future Parks. This massive installation invites participants of all ages to immerse themselves in multiroom environments spanning 20,000 square feet and featuring 20 digital works.
Saturday, June 25, 2016 • 1:00, 2:00, and 3:00 p.m.
From real-life animals behaving in decidedly unnatural ways to faked biological explorations that teeter uncannily close to the real, this shorts program spans more than a century of cinematic artistry.
Experience Strandbeest: The Dream Machines of Theo Jansen. On tour for the first time in North America, Dutch artist Theo Jansen’s strandbeests—or “beach animals”—are kinetic sculptures that blur the lines between art, machine, and life.