Imagine watching Edison as he turned on the first lightbulb, or Franklin as he received his first jolt of electricity. Particle Fever follows six brilliant scientists during the launch of the Large Hadron Collider as they search for the Higgs boson.
Made from elaborate experiments in laboratory processes and film mechanics, Richard Tuohy’s dazzling, handmade films highlight time-lapse photography, single-frame filmmaking, multiple exposure photography, extensive printing techniques, alternative chemical processes, direct cameraless filmmaking, and more.
Come for the cocktails, stay for the exhibits, and indulge in endless exploration. We're now open every Thursday night to adults 18 and over; each week we offer a different program to stimulate your senses and expand your mind.
Inspired by the works of Bob Miller (1935–2007), natural philosopher, light artist, and Exploratorium icon, Actual Reality invites us to wade into a sea of images and sounds and catch slippery, individual moments of reality.
STEAM up your classroom by integrating art into activities that teach authentic STEM content that also supports the NGSS. By integrating art into STEM activities, you’ll engage students in their explorations of the natural world.
Join Australian filmmaker Richard Tuohy for a hands-on film processing workshop. Discover the chemistry and techniques needed to process your own 16mm color film, and get the full picture of color film’s path from shooting to screen.