Skip to main content

 House of Mirrors

Image1

Description

Lose yourself inside a mirror with a thousand faces.

From Narcissus to Alice, what lies behind our own reflections has been a source of fascination and intrigue across the ages. The allure of the mirror is blown out to a mind-altering scale in this labyrinth of looking glass, where no doorway, corridor or wall can be trusted and where the three dimensions themselves conspire to disorient and deceive.

Kinaesthetic play is crossed with optical illusions to result in a multi-sensory romp through a house-sized kaleidoscope, and your own reflection is fragmented into many things: shadow, ghost, stranger and constant companion.

House of Mirrors is the creation of Melbourne artists Christian Wagstaff and Keith Courtney. Putting 40 tonnes of steel and more than 15 tonnes of mirrored glass to good use, they have realised an idea as simple as its execution is cunning. All that’s missing is you.

So come take a good hard look at yourself. You might be surprised by what you see.

Part of the Melbourne Festival.

Location

Arts Centre Melbourne
100 St Kilda Road
Melbourne VIC 3004


Contact details

03 9662 4242
contact.us@festival.melbourne
www.festival.melbourne/2017/ev...


Dates and times

05/10/2017 to 19/11/2017

Mon: 10am – 10pm
Tue: 10am – 10pm
Wed: 10am – 10pm
Thu: 10am – 10pm
Fri: 10am – 10pm
Sat: 10am – 10pm
Sun: 10am – 10pm

Price

$10. Bookings only available at the venue


Bookings

Book online


Payment method accepted

All major cards


How to get there

Public Transport Victoria


Features

All ages


Accessibility

Wheelchair accessible



SUBMIT A LISTING

Receive free coverage of your event, bar, restaurant or shop.
List your event/business

NEWSLETTER

Subscribe to our weekly newsletter for hot tips on what's happening around town.
Sign up

CONTACT US

Do you have a question, or want to give feedback on our site?
Get in touch