Projection Series #1: Len Lye’s Colour Box
Wed 5 Aug 15 — Len Lye Centre Cinema
The pioneering film A Colour Box 1935, as acclaimed now as it was in its day, leads us into a survey of Lye’s colourful, musical and technically thrilling short films made between the 1930s and 1950s.
Sun 29 Nov 15 — Todd Energy Learning Centre
Drop in interactive art-making sessions for the whole family
Dancing with Fountains
Sun 29 Nov 15 — Large Works gallery
A 15 minute choreographed dance over two hours around the kinetic sculptures
Classic Kiwi Cinema Series: Stickmen
Sun 29 Nov 15 — Len Lye Centre Cinema
Thomas, Jack and Wayne are Stickmen, playing an on-going game of pub pool that sees them touring the dark underbelly of Wellington's pub scene.
Thu 3 Dec 15 — Govett-Brewster Art Gallery/Len Lye Centre
Experience art and ideas at night
Len Lye Centre
We are the world centre for Len Lye - internationally renowned and inspirational film-maker and kinetic sculptor - whose work pops, flips and zazzles!
Zizz! The life and art of Len Lye, in his own words
In this captivating book Lye’s biographer, Roger Horrocks, weaves the artist’s writings into a memoir of his fascinating life.