Fun Palaces: Make Space! @RAS

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Royal Astronomical Society

Burlington House

Piccadilly

London

W1J 0BQ

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**This event is FREE and open to all ages.**


*Make sure to register and book to be guaranteed a seat for the Creativity and Curiosity talks at 12:30pm with a repeat performance at 3:30pm. There are 95 seats available for each talk.



Fun Palaces: Make Space! at the Royal Astronomical Society

Saturday, October 6th from 12-5pm

Royal Astronomical Society, Burlington House, Piccadilly, London

The Royal Astronomical Society will be opening its doors Saturday, October 6th, 2018 from 12-5pm as part of Fun Palaces 2018 for a special talk with the Creativity and Curiosity Team who bring art and science together to create beautiful space science-inspired art. There will also be hands-on activities in the courtyard for all ages doing fun space crafts, science experiments, and demonstrations.

Fun Palaces Oct 6th starting at 12pm with:

  • Art meets science talk from the Creativity Curiosity Team - ‘Creativity and Curiosity’ is an art/science project led by contemporary artists and Honorary Research Fellows, Gillian McFarland SSA, Ione Parkin RWA, with Book Artist Kate Bernstein in connection with astrophysicists, cosmologists and planetary geologists and other collaborating artists:
    • Talk begins at 12:30pm and repeats again at 3:30pm
  • Space activities in the courtyard:
    • Moon - impact craters
    • Space hats
    • Scale of the Solar System
    • Colour Space - Art board
    • Comet making!
    • Human factor workstations


“See where art meets science and take fun into orbit!”

-Make Space! at the Royal Astronomical Society

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Royal Astronomical Society

Burlington House

Piccadilly

London

W1J 0BQ

United Kingdom

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