Cryptic Associates: Luminous Birds

September 28, 2016 in by mwhiteside


Event Details


In celebration of the Year of Innovation, Architecture and Design 2016, artist Kathy Hinde brings her musical flock of Luminous Birds to three surprise locations in Dumfries, Dundee and Glasgow.

As night falls, marvel under a canopy of animated origami birds fluttering and chirping in harmony. Showcasing our cities’ unique landmarks, Luminous Birds is a sound and sight spectacular that is a magical experience for all the family, to be viewed after sunset…

The Globe Inn, High Street, Dumfries // 7 September – 14 November // starts after sunset – ends 10.30pm
Free

The Howff, Meadowside, Dundee // 12 September – 19 November // 7.45pm – 9.45pm
(Thursday, Friday & Saturday until 15 October) // Free
Please note: times for The Howff will vary and it is advised you check the website on the day of your visit

Kingarth Lane, Govanhill Baths, Glasgow // 16 September – 16 November
starts after sunset – ends 10.30pm // Free

Originally commissioned by Kidderminster Arts Festival 2015, with development and sound commissioned by Cryptic 2016.

Create your own Origami bird and share across social media using#LuminousBirds and #IAD2016. Follow our free online video tutorial here