Canberra Enlightened

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As part of the Enlighten Festival celebrating Canberra's Centenary, key attractions in the capital are on show in a spectacular exhibition of lights.

6 March, 2013 10:29AM AEDT

Canberra Enlightened

 

As part of the Enlighten Festival celebrating Canberra's Centenary, key attractions in the capital are on show in a spectacular exhibition of lights.

 

The Museum of Australian Democracy at Old Parliament House, the National Library of Australia, the National Portrait Gallery, the National Gallery of Australia and Questacon are the canvases for these stunning architectural projections. 

Artist Peter Milne and his team of Canberra artists Betty Holdsworth, David Sequeira, Eleanor Gates-Stuart, Martin Ollman and Houl have produced a diverse range distinctive interpretations of national cultural artistic collections.

By Hannah Flannery

From March 1st to March 9th 2013 between 8pm and 11.30pm Canberrans can wander around the Parliamentary Triangle to experience this artistic delight.

Period06 Mar 2013

Media coverage

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Media coverage

  • TitleCanberra Enlightened
    Degree of recognitionNational
    Media name/outlet666 ABC Canberra
    Media typeWeb
    CountryAustralia
    Date06/03/13
    DescriptionAs part of the Enlighten Festival celebrating Canberra's Centenary, key attractions in the capital are on show in a spectacular exhibition of lights.
    Producer/Author Hannah Flannery
    URLhttps://www.abc.net.au/local/photos/2013/03/04/3702919.htm
    PersonsEleanor Gates-Stuart

Exhibition

TitleEnlighten 2013
LocationNational Library of Australia, Questacon and the Museum of Australian Democracy, Canberra, Australia
Period01 Mar 2013 → 09 Mar 2013
Linkhttps://www.cmtedd.act.gov.au/open_government/inform/act_government_media_releases/barr/2013/enlighten_2013_preview_reveals_cultural_heart_of_canberra

Keywords

  • architectural projection
  • Science and Art
  • Canberra Enlighten