Saturday Cinema: Seeing Sounds

Saturday, July 19, 2014 • 1:00, 2:00, and 3:00 p.m.

Exploratorium Pier 15, Kanbar Forum

Free with the purchase of general admission ticket. Bay Area Residents (nine-county area) receive local rates.

All Ages

Treat your eyes to an earful with these synaesthetic shorts. Translating sound into responsive and harmonized imagery, these works of visual music deepen our creative pathways through heightened sensory experiences. Whether experiments in animation, direct cinema, or light shows, each piece revolves around an innovative and memorable soundtrack.


  • Daybreak Express (1958, 5 min., 16mm) by DA Pennebaker
  • Free Radicals (2011)by Len Lye