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Light and Fashion

Wednesday, October 17, 2007 - 17:43

Not quite gracing the aisles of Brown Thomas but give it time… Light technology is increasingly being incorporated into textiles and may yet become the hottest fashion item to hit the catwalk! From luminous fibres woven into fabric to LED technologies and sensory materials, the LIGHTWAVE festival...

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Salon for Science: Karlin Lillington writes about Science Gallery

Friday, October 12, 2007 - 17:45

Today technology columnist Karlin Lillington published an article in the Irish Times’ Business this Week section about the Science Gallery, exploring the need for a new kind of forum to connect science, technology, business and the arts. View article (Irish Times subscribers only).

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Discover Science and Engineering to sponsor LIGHTWAVE

Tuesday, October 9, 2007 - 17:47

Discover Science and Engineering have just announced that they will be lead sponsor of LIGHTWAVE. Peter Brabazon, Director of DSE, commented “I am delighted that Discover Science and Engineering are involved with LIGHTWAVE, the Science Gallery’s launching event. As the national science...

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LightWave taking shape!

Friday, September 28, 2007 - 18:06

As the draft events programme for LIGHTWAVE takes shape, the festival is looking more and more exciting. Think light graffiti, techno textiles, light therapy and solar flares and you’re on the right track… we’ll keep you posted!

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Beat the winter blues

Friday, September 28, 2007 - 18:05

Be sure to check out the Daylight Lounge during LIGHTWAVE 08′. Enter the calm white surrounds, chill out and relax with music as you absorb daylight rays and let your winter blues fade away…

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Are you a mentor?

Friday, September 28, 2007 - 18:01

Among the installations in the Science Gallery for LightWave 08 will be works designed and developed by secondary school students from local inner city schools. These students will be taking part in a series of workshsops from November 07 to the launch in February 08 with a crew of engineers,...

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Video of Light event at Odessa

Friday, September 21, 2007 - 18:17

We just got the video of the show and tell event at Odessa Club for LIGHTWAVE 08, the festival of light that will be launching the Science Gallery in February. Featured in the video are Laurent Loyer, Beau Lotto and many others.

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LIGHTWAVE UPDATE

Thursday, September 20, 2007 - 18:21

We got over 100 proposals in for installations and events for LIGHTWAVE 08, really high quality material from all around the world. Also just heard about this great night-time rainbow that was shown in Paris for the Nuits Blanches. Amazing stuff.

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Festival of Light…It’s on!

Wednesday, August 15, 2007 - 18:22

Exciting things happening at the Science Gallery; Expression of Interest submissions to develop installations for the Festival of Light are arriving for the August 15th deadline and I’m finalising our Learning & Outreach programme for the Festival of Light. One part of this will involve a...

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Eduardo Kac on Art Beyond Nature

Tuesday, July 10, 2007 - 09:07

The Science Gallery has teamed up with the Chester Beatty Library to bring controversial bio-artist Eduardo Kac to Ireland for an event tonight in conjunction with the Leonardo da Vinci exhibition at the Chester Beatty. Kac (www.ekac.org) is among the most famous and controversial of contemporary...

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