10:00 - 17:00, Tue 5 Mar 2013 - Sun 7 Apr 2013
In association with Young at Art the Ulster Museum is delighted to host an installation of giant inflatable puppies.
Once you have seen the Space Pups you can then try out some ‘Pup Art’ activities in the Discover Art Centre.
This is a unique installation of inflatable dogs suspended in the air above reach, first commissioned by the Storey Gallery, Lancaster . Every two minutes the Space Pups inflate and deflate, bringing the visitor into a calm understanding of the cycle of birth, death and rebirth within nature.
This exciting children's exhibition is visiting Northern Ireland for the first time by special invitation of the Belfast Children's Festival, children and adults will love this dream-like overhead installation of enormous inflatables in the Ulster Museum.
- This installation will be on display in the Ulster Museum, Welcome Zone.
- Associated activities will run in the Discover Art Zone.
- Entry to the Ulster Museum is Free!
- School groups are required to book sessions in advance of their visit by telephone, 028 9044 0100 (weekdays before 12 noon).
- Discover Art Space Pups Craft Activities will run throughout the exhibition.
For a sneak preview watch the video below:
Space Pups: Space Cadets Installation video by Belfast Children's Festival.