Hibernator: prince of the petrified forest

Beaconsfield Commissions 2007

15 March – 29 April
Open Thursday – Sunday 12-6pm
Preview: Wednesday 14 March
Closed Good Friday and Easter Sunday
Open Easter Saturday as usual

Hibernator was awarded special mention in Vida – the International Competition on Art and Artificial Life!
For details see: http://www.telefonica.es/vida/

An ambitious new exhibition project by London Fieldworks. Working with the legacy and personal myth of Walt Disney, the commission embraces the latest developments in animatronics, primal hibernation patterns and the practice of cryonics in its exploration of fantasy and death.

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Closing event Sunday 29 April at 2pm: Full screening followed by panel discussion with collaborators Steve Beard, Paul and Laura Carey, Bruce Gilchrist and Jo Joelson.


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