- 11 November 2016
Join for the launch of our brand new exhibition, No Such Thing As Gravity with Day of Collisions - a full day of activities investigating the relationship between art and science.
11am - 8pm
Face Lab / Gallery 1 / FREE, Drop-in
Have your face scanned and 3D printed, to add to Gina Czarnecki's artwork, Heirloom
11.15am - 12.30pm
No Such Thing as Gravity Artist Talk / The Box / FREE, booking required
1pm - 2pm and 4.30pm - 5.30pm
Voyage: A Session for Remembering with Nahum Mantra / The Box / FREE, booking required
Join artist and magician Nahum Mantra as he uses hypnosis to create the sensation of a collective journey to the surface of the moon
2pm - 3pm
CERN Roundtable Discussion / The Box / FREE, booking required
Yunchul Kim, winner of the COLLIDE International Award – a new collaboration between CERN and FACT – will be joined by a scientist from CERN to discuss Kim’s residency project Cascade and the possibilities for collaborations between art and science.
3.30pm - 4.30pm (PLEASE NOTE: THIS EVENT IS NOW SOLD OUT)
Tarot Reading Workshop with Yin-Ju Chen / The Box / FREE, booking required
Join artist Yin-Ju Chen to learn how to study symbols, trust your intuition, and review the future, in this interactive tarot workshop which pushes the boundaries of belief and explores the line between art and science.
5.30pm - 7pm
Roy Stringer 2016 Memorial Lecture by Will Self / Screen 1 / £10, Tickets available here
Writer, political commentator and broadcaster Will Self will give a typically provocative lecture on the relationship between art and science. The event will conclude with a Q&A session with the audience.
6pm - 8pm - Exhibition Preview / FREE, no booking required
Artist Talk: No Such Thing As Gravity
Discussion: COLLIDE Roundtable
Workshop: Face Lab with LJMU
Workshop: Tarot Reading with Yin-Ju Chen