16 films have been selected for the unique Mirror Screen installation. A fantastically diverse selection only able to be seen by coming to Sanctuary! More information on the selections at http://sanctuary2015.org/artists/mirror-screens
Sanctuary’s signature neon installation, Enclosure, last year attracted hundreds of bats. Freda Seddon from Dumfries and Galloway Bat Group will lead a walk to the installation for a sonic experience using bat detectors to tune into the echolocation calls of the bats as they swoop over the installation catching insects. This really is a unique experience and not to be missed.
Meet 7.30pm at Murray’s monument Car Park
Please note there is no access to the high voltage neon installation unless in an accompanied group.
We’re very pleased to announce two new interactive works coming to Sanctuary. John Wallace and Graham Rooney will be joining us with Entropy Lure, a work that uses live video projection and vintage and cutting edge thermographic cameras to reveal the heat signature of our vital energy as it dissipates into the universe.
Unicorn Diagragm will also joining us with Nightlight – 2 . A shadow catcher. Caught between a projector and a screen, our shadows are recorded – indefinitely layering brief moments in time. Separated from their owners, the anonymous community of shadows take on identities of their own.
Both these experimental works will take place during the hours of darkness and we’re very much looking forward to experiencing them.
More information at http://sanctuary2015.org/artists