Museum of the Moon is a 2016 inflatable installation artwork by Luke Jerram.It is a spherical replica of the Moon, with a diameter of 7 metres (23 ft).Several copies tour the world for temporary exhibitions, often accompanied by music. Measuring seven metres in diameter, the moon features 120dpi detailed NASA imagery of the lunar surface. The Museum of the Moon will be open on selected nights between 12 February and 4 March from 18:30 until 21:00 (last entry 20:30) Please use the calendar to check late night opening dates. Museum Of The Moon Tickets and Dates Sorry there are no shows for Museum Of The Moon right now. Luke Jerram can be contacted here.. Leela Thornfield, Tour Manager: email@example.com Luke Jerram: firstname.lastname@example.org
Entry fee £2, under 18s £1. Museum of the Moon is a touring artwork by UK artist Luke Jerram. Museum of the Moon January 23—EXTENDED until April 12! Natural History Museum Vienna, Austria Powerhouse Museum, Sydney Nelson Provincial Museum, New Zealand Contemporary Calgary, Canada The Houston Museum of Natural Sciences, USA Bristol Cathedral, UK Durham Cathedral, UK (There are several moons touring simultaneously) Fast track entry nights: on selected nights you can pre-book for arrival between 18:30 and 19:00. Today, the Moon continues to captivate humanity and inspires us to reach for the stars. Destination Moon: The Apollo 11 Mission is organized by the National Air and Space Museum and the Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service. About Museum of the Moon Measuring seven metres in diameter, the moon features 120dpi detailed NASA imagery of the lunar surface. The exhibition is made possible by the support of Jeff and MacKenzie Bezos, Joe Clark, Bruce R. McCaw Family Foundation, the Charles and Lisa Simonyi Fund for Arts and Sciences, John and Susann Norton, and Gregory D. and Jennifer Walston Johnson.
At an approximate scale of 1:500,000, each centimetre of the internally lit spherical sculpture represents 5km of the moon’s surface. At an approximate scale of 1:500,000, each centimetre of the internally lit spherical sculpture represents 5km of the moon… Exhibit The Moon Model The topography of this model is from Smith et al., 1997, and is based on data acquired during the Clementine mission. There are also copies in museums in Barcelona and Sydney. Don't miss out on the latest Museum Of The Moon tour dates - sign up to our newsletter
Fifty years ago, the world celebrated as Apollo 11 touched down on the surface of the Moon. The artists with works in the "museum" are Robert Rauschenberg, David Novros, John Chamberlain, Claes Oldenburg, Forrest Myers and Andy Warhol.. Moon Museum is a small ceramic wafer three-quarters by one-half inch (19 by 13 mm) in size, containing artworks by six prominent artists from the late 1960s.