Let Vivid blast you into hyperspace with these interstellar installations as you shoot past the moon and stars, and into another galaxy far, far away.
Cleland Bond Building, Playfair St, The Rocks – 22 May to 08 June, 6pm ‘til midnight
Visitors are blasted out of this world in this ‘space elevator’ simulating an astronomical take off. Moving galactic images, a mirrored floor, and a ceiling and walls lit by projections set to a futuristic soundtrack transport space travellers A Light Year Ahead on the ultimate space odyssey in just a matter of seconds.
Circular Quay West – 22 May to 08 June, 6pm ‘til midnight
Casting the essence of the moon through projection and a halo of light, Ayla demonstrates the surreal beauty of twilight’s natural light. Every night the silhouette changes as it moves in sync with the phases of the moon.
Cambridge St, The Rocks — 22 May to 08 June, 6pm ‘til midnight
The night sky moves closer to Earth in this laneway installation of meteor showers, shooting stars and supernova. As you travel through the laneway, our solar system comes alive as galactic effects flow and swirl, stars align and red dwarfs and blue giants twinkle.
Hickson Road Reserve, The Rocks — 22 May to 08 June, 6pm ‘til midnight
A six-meter shipping container has been transformed into a mind-bending universe. Comprised of hundreds of lights from floor to ceiling, this psychedelic galaxy bounces and reflects a multitude of colours off mirrored walls, as you’re pulled further and further into this portal to an alternate dimension.