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The Sound of Science - September 18, 2012

For Immediate Release:
July 24, 2012

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The Sound of Science - September 18, 2012

The Sound of Science – A Performance and Talk
Presented by the Exploratorium and swissnex San Francisco
Tuesday, September 18, 2012, 6:30 pm
At swissnex San Francisco

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In conjunction with the Zero1 Biennial, an international showcase of art and technology, the Exploratorium has teamed up with swissnex San Francisco to present The Sound of Science.  On Tuesday, September 18, 2012, from 6:30 – 9:30 pm, the public is invited to hear a sound art performance and talk with artists Pe Lang and Charles Lindsay. Pe Lang is currently an artist in residence at the Exploratorium, developing a kinetic installation for the Pier 15. The event will take place at swissnex San Francisco, located at 730 Montgomery Street.

For further details visit: http://swissnexsanfrancisco.org/Ourwork/events/soundsofscience

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Tuesday-Sunday 10am-5pm;  every Thursday evening adults only (ages 18 and up) 6pm-10pm.

$29 for adults, with lower rates for SF Bay Area residents, youth, seniors, students, teachers and the disabled. Tickets available at the door and advance tickets available online at www.exploratorium.edu/visit/tickets.

Getting Here
The Exploratorium is easily accessible by public transit. Convenient parking is available nearby. For more information, visit www.exploratorium.edu/visit/location-directions

About the Exploratorium
The Exploratorium is the global leader in informal learning, igniting curiosity and inspiring creativity in people of all ages. The world-renowned science museum creates original, interactive exhibits, on display at more than 1,000 science centers, museums and public spaces around the world. Dedicated to education reform in and out of the classroom, the Exploratorium is a premier professional development center for educators and a creator of award-winning educational resources. Since 1969, the Exploratorium has influenced generations of entrepreneurs, artists, scientists, teachers, students, children, museum professionals and everyday doers, reaching nearly 180 million people annually from around the globe. On April 17, 2013, the Exploratorium opened at Pier 15 in the heart of San Francisco's Embarcadero, where it will celebrate a new era of experiences that encourage critical thinking and awaken wonder for generations to come. For more information, visit www.exploratorium.edu/visit.

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