Over the coming years Museum of the Moon will be presented in art exhibitions, science, music and light festivals around the world. As the artwork tours, new audio compositions will be created and performed by a range of established composers and musicians, so adding to the Museum of the Moon collection.
Due to Covid-19, these dates are subject to change. We update this website regularly, but please check with the presenting institution directly for the most up-to-date information.
Museum of the Moon will next be presented in:
Canadian Museum of Nature, Ontario, from 5 September 2020
Expressions Whirinaki, New Zealand, 8 May – 4 July
Longleat, UK, 19 June – 12 September
Bunjil Place, Narre Warren, Australia, 24 June – 4 July
New Zealand International Science Festival, Dunedin, 13 – 18 July
Milton Keynes International Festival, UK, 22 – 25 July
WOMAD Festival, UK, 22 – 25 July
Bristol Cathedral, UK, 11 – 30 August
Night Light & More, Clervaux, Luxembourg, 27 – 29 August
Wells Cathedral, UK, 12 October – 3 November
Barry Art Museum, Norfolk VA, USA, 15 – 17 October
(There are several moons touring simultaneously)
Presented previously in:
OliOli, Dubai, UAE. Namur en Lumière, Belgium, The Houston Museum of Natural Science, USA, Lights On Romania, Cluj-Napoca, Canterbury Museum, New Zealand. Fenêtres sur le paysage, France. Coup de Chauffe, Cognac, France. White Night Riga, Latvia. The Coro, Ulverston, UK. Enjoy Enfield Summer (Circulate London), UK. Powerhouse Museum, Sydney. Natural History Museum Vienna, Austria. Contemporary Calgary, Canada. Nelson Provincial Museum, New Zealand. The Houston Museum of Natural Sciences, USA. Rochester Cathedral, UK. Illuminate, Oldham, UK. Adelaide Fringe, Australia. LlumBcn Festival, Barcelona. GROW Festival, Corby, UK. City of Perth, Australia.
Paradise City, Korea. Canadian Museum of Nature, Ottawa, Canada. Natural History Museum, London. The Franklin Institute, Philadelphia, USA. Wales Millennium Centre, UK. Glastonbury Festival, UK. Strictly Come Dancing, UK. Brighton Festival, UK. Belluno Centro Storico, Italy. Lille3000, France. Harpa Reykjavík, Iceland. ArtScience Museum, Singapore. Light Up Lancaster, Priory Church, UK. Birkenhead Town Hall, UK. Ironbridge Gorge Museum, UK. Derry Halloween, Northern Ireland. Wulong Art Festival, China. Strike a Light Festival, Gloucester Cathedral, UK. Bull Moon Rising, Durham, USA. Mechelen Feest, Belgium. Leonardslee Illuminated, UK. Barletta, Castello Svevo, Italy. Bloomsbury Festival, London. Leicester Cathedral, UK. Warrington Contemporary Arts Festival, UK. New Scientist Live, London, UK. Draper, Boston, USA. Nightfall Festival, Stockton, UK. Bentway Conservancy, Toronto, Canada. Derby Cathedral, UK. SA MANIFATTURA, Sardinia, Italy. UK Space Conference, UK. Festival Internazionale di Andria Castel dei Mondi, Italy. Rievaulx Abbey, UK. Wakefield, UK. Vieste in Love, Italy. Milwaukee, USA. Summer Well Festival, Bucharest, Romania. Exploratorium, San Francisco, USA. WaterFire Arts Center, Rhode Island, USA. Il Paese Dagli Occhi Sorpresi Festival, Italy. Bluedot, Dorchester, UK. Armagh, Northern Ireland. Dorset Moon, UK. Birmingham, UK. Harrogate International Festival, UK. Jardins do Palácio Marquês de Pombal, Portugal. Festival Viva Cité, France. Politecnico di Bari, Italy. Milanosport, Italy. Silbersalz Festival, Germany. Bell Museum, Minnesota, USA. Ely Cathedral Science Festival, UK. Napa Lighted Festival, USA. Light Night, Nottingham, UK. Burns & Beyond, Edinburgh, Scotland. Harris Museum & Art Gallery, UK. Suffolk Science Festival, UK. Limerick, Ireland. BLIK BLIK Festival, Czech Republic. Futura Genoa, Italy. Joondalup Festival, Australia. Feriye, Turkey. Scienceworks, Australia. The Collection Museum, Lincoln, UK. Life Science Centre, UK. Ingelheim, Germany. Florence, USA. Big Bang Festival, France. Warsaw, Poland.
Commonwealth Games, Australia. British Council tour of India, Bangalore, Udaipur, Kolkata, Delhi, Mumbai. Kimmel Center, Philadelphia, USA. Azkuna Zentroa, Bilbao, Spain. UZ Arts, Glasgow, Scotland. Tintern Abbey, Wales. Tall Ship Regatta, Liverpool. Scene Nationale de Gap, France. ZAT, Montpellier, France. Ghent Light Festival, Ghent. Festival Les Tombées de la Nuit, Rennes, France. Leicester Cathedral, UK. W5, Belfast. Zsolnay Light Festival, Hungary. Kelburn Garden Party, Scotland. Timber Festival, National Forest, UK. Bristol, UK. L’ete festival, Paris. Olala Festival, Austria. Galway International Arts Festival, Ireland. Theater op de Markt Festival, Belgium. Zomerparkfeest, Netherlands. Stratford Summer Music, Canada. The Big Feast Festival, Stoke on Trent, UK. Freedom Festival, Hull, UK. Cirk Aalast, Belgium. Muttart Conservatory, Canada. skyranMOON, Orkney. British Science Festival, Hull, UK. Llawn06, Wales. Bell Square, London. Watercube, Beijing. Scène nationale de Cergy, France. Gravity Fields Festival, UK. Vivacity, Peterborough, UK. Derriere le Hublot, France. Lightpool Festival, Blackpool, UK. ART TAIPEI, Taiwan. Diwali, Leicester, UK. Light Night, Doncaster, UK. Lumo Light Festival, Finland. Lights On, Cluj-Napoca, Romania. Festa di Roma 2019, Italy.
Aarhus, Denmark, European Capital of Culture. Lee Tung Avenue, Hong Kong. Comic Con, NYC. Plaisirs d’Hiver Winterpret, Brussels. La Caixa Foundation, Barcelona. Light Night Leeds UK. Biela Noc, Slovakia & Bratislava. Festival of Imagineers, Coventry, UK. Terni Festival, Italy. GOGBOT Festival, Enschede, Netherlands. White Night, Riga, Latvia. The Guildhall, Derry, Northern Ireland. Thinktank, Birmingham, UK. Greenwich+Docklands Festival, London. Cork Midsummer Festival, Ireland. Festival Les Tombées de la Nuit, Rennes, France. Dubai UAE. Oerol Festival, Netherlands. Norfolk & Norwich Festival, UK. University of Bristol, UK.
Editions of the Museum of the Moon artwork have been acquired by:
The Houston Museum of Natural Science, USA. Powerhouse Museum (Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences), Sydney. Natural History Museum Vienna, Austria. Canadian Museum of Nature, Ottawa. Aga Khan Museum, Toronto, Canada. OliOli, Dubai, UAE. Questacon, Canberra, Australia. CosmoCaixa Barcelona, Spain. Exploratorium, San Francisco, USA. Parque de las Ciencias, Granada, Spain. Nelson Provincial Museum, New Zealand. Adler Planetarium, Chicago, USA. Imagine Museum Collection, Florida, USA. Peoria Riverfront Museum, Illinois, USA. Chongqing Lamba Art Gallery, China. L’Ososphère, Strasbourg, France.
Contact us about buying an edition of this artwork for your museum (different sizes are available)
Contact us if your organisation is interested in presenting the artwork in the future. The artwork can be presented in a number of different ways. See examples in Past Presentations. The artwork can be exhibited indoors or outdoors, with lunar compositions played in surround sound from speakers in the space and lunar-inspired events programmed beneath the Moon.